05 Sep 2016
Kolkata: Thousands of faithfuls and nuns from Missionaries of Charity from across the city gathered at the Mother House, where Saint Teresa lived, to pay tribute to the late Roman Catholic nun on her 19th death anniversary on Monday.
10 Oct 2015
Kolkata: Following revision in guidelines on adoption by the Center, the Missionaries of Charity, set up by Mother Teresa, today said it had stopped adoption at their orphanages two months ago.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The decision of Mother Teresa's orphanages not to offer children for adoption over ideological differences with the new adoption guidelines has kicked off a debate whether single parents should be allowed to adopt a child with Women and Child Development Ministry not willing to bend the revised rules.
23 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Sister Nirmala Joshi, who succeeded Mother Teresa as the head of the Missionaries of Charity founded by the Nobel laureate, died here this morning. She was 81.
20 Sep 2011
As Moscow prepares to unveil a bronze monument of Mother Teresa, city authorities here have demolished a shelter owned by her Catholic order, citing lack of permits for the building.
03 Sep 2011
After their 1-0 win over Venezuela in a FIFA international friendly, Argentina paid homage to the Mother House, the headquarters of the Mother Teresa founded Missionaries of Charity, though their star striker Lionel Messi gave it a miss due to security concerns.
20 Aug 2016
San Francisco: In the first gesture to fulfill his pledge that he and his wife made last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 million of the social networking giant's shares.
16 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was spotted singing in a Mumbai local train to raise money for cancer patients.
30 Apr 2015
New York: Among all the positive emotions, love alone has the power to inspire giving to those with whom the giver has no connection, says a new study.
15 Jan 2016
New York: After Facebook CEO and his wife making a pledge in December to give away 99 percent of their stock over their lifetime, the social networking giant's COO Sheryl Sandberg has decided to donate USD31 million in Facebook stock to charity.