Anti-Muslim propaganda hits Churches

A Palmerston North Church is considering introducing security measures after it and another Church were targeted with anti-Muslim propaganda. Attendees of All Saints’ Church and the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit found the crudely written pamphlets on their windscreens after Sunday services. Distressing Pamphlets Reverend Andy Hickman from All Saints’ Anglican Church said that the pamphlets were distressing. “The pamphlet…

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Home detention for child sex abuse materials

Supplied Content Scott Jason Guyton (38) from Dunedin was sentenced on May 1, 2019 in the Oamaru District Court to seven months home detention and 250 hours community work for knowingly possessing and distributing child sex abuse materials. Despite the defendant’s opposition, the Judge ordered that Mr Guyton be placed on the Child Sex Offender Register. Objectional Material Mr Guyton…

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Buddha’s Day dedicated to world peace, racial harmony

Multicultural Festival underscores Interfaith at Fo Guang Shan Temple Venkat Raman Thousands of people attended a Multicultural Festival organised at the sprawling Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple Complex in Flatbush, East Auckland today to commemorate the Birthday of Gautama Buddha and celebrate the diversity of New Zealand. Several stalls displaying and selling a range of food, handicrafts and other items…

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Call to help Dunedin family in distress

https://givealittle.co.nz/cause/help-for-mrchinnasamy-hospital-and-repatriation Supplied Content The officials and members of the Dunedin Tamil Society, the Waikato Tamil Society and the Tamil Association of New Zealand have appealed to all New Zealanders and good-hearted people all over the world to help a family coping with the death of its elder recently. Ramalingam Chinnaswamy underwent an emergency Open Heart Surgery at the Dunedin Hospital…

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