Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Receives Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II

17/2/15 New Delhi: Warm reception was given for His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II of Antioch and All East and the Syriac Orthodox delegates by the Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India at New Delhi on 17th February 2015. Source:      

Orthodox church head denies backing Modi’s candidature

24/12/13 KOTTAYAM: Head of Malankara Orthodox  ChurchBaselium Marthoma Paulose II on Monday denied reports that he had backed Narendra Modi's candidature for the Prime Minister's post during an interaction with local BJP leaders. Making a clarification within hours after some of Malayalam TV channels flashed reports in this regard, the Catholicos said the church had "no political ...