Tag: Asia

Islamic Caliphate movement gains popularity in Indonesia

The government of Indonesia currently supports the secular ideology of Pancasila, which affirms the respect for all religions.

A church has been destroyed despite bishops’ pleas for peace in Myanmar

Fighting between the military and local defense forces has intensified in Kayah state since June 6.

Pakistani Christian Jailed for “Blasphemy”

He is accused of profaning and desecrating the Koran.

Arrested Chinese pastor’s first trial has been planned for June

His wife has asked other Christians to pray for her husband and two other Christians who were arrested with the same charges.  

A Catholic school has been bombed in India

he number of bombings in the state overall has notably increased over the past months.

Police arrest leaders of a Caliphate rally in Indonesia

The leaders of the rally were arrested shortly after the event.

Indian Government denies evidence of Christian persecution

Regardless of their retorts, India’s government has yet to recognize the reality of increasing persecution.

India jails 30 Christians on charges of "forced conversion"

The police arrested the church’s pastor and filed a formal complaint against him and refused to book the assailants.

US Department of State releases report on religious freedom across the world

The reports was announced back in November. Its full version has recently been released.

A Catholic teenager has been forcibly married to a Muslim man in Pakistan

The young girl has been abducted by her 45-year-old neighbour