Tag: Asia

A student was punished in a Chinese school, for saying that God exists

As a punishment, the teacher obliged him to stand during lessons for a month.

“The Syrian people have been brutally driven into poverty"- an ACN interview

ACN's interview with Jesuit Antoine Audo, the Chaldean Bishop of Aleppo in Syria.

Joint prayer network banned by Chinese government in Beijing

During the pandemic, China has further tightened its grip on house churches.

Pakistani influencer used derogatory terms for Christians in TikTok video

Later she apologised, because many people have written angry comments to the vide.

New book documents bias and stigmatisation in Pakistan’s education system

The book, written by Peter Jacob, Director for the Centre for Social Justice, was published on the 16th of November.

North Korean defector traveled three thousand miles as a teen to be free to pray

“The system forces you to only focus on getting your basic survival needs met,” Sookyung Kang explains.

Nationalists Call for Christians to be Barred from Economic Benefits in India

Christian leaders condemned this campaign saying it conflated the issues of religion and caste.

Another Iranian Christian Flogged

This past May, their prison sentences were reduced.

Pakistan: fifty-three thousand dollars offered for the head of a Christian man

Faraz Pervaiz has a price of fifty-three thousand dollars on his head after criticising Muhammad on his blog.