Tag: Asian Christians

Christian family claims Pakistani police fail to recover their abducted daughter

Abduction of young Christians girls as well as their forced conversions and marriage are rampant issue in Pakistan.

Pakistani Christian that was sentenced to death files appeal with High Court

The initial blasphemy accusation against Pervaiz was made by a Muslim co-worker in October 2013.

India bans six Christian groups from accepting foreign funds

Since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took office in 2014, over 11,000 NGO's lost their licenses to accept foreign funds.

Asia Bibi calls on Pakistani government to protect persecuted Christians

Bibi became the face of persecuted Christians in Pakistan after she was sentenced to death under the country’s blasphemy law.

Chinese citizens providing images of illegal underground churches to receive $70

Millions of Chinese Christians pray in illegal underground churches which are often homes or rented buildings.

A Pakistani Christian was sentenced to death for "blasphemous text messages"

The court’s decision comes almost seven years after the initial blasphemy accusation was made.

Christian persecution is widespread in Buddhist countries

In countries where Buddhist nationalism is consolidating, Christians are seen as destroyers of national identity and culture.

Communist officials raid church-run elementary school camp in China

U.S. State Department labelled China as a “country of particular concern” regarding religious freedom, especially for Christians.

Another Christian man has been charged with blasphemy in Pakistan

Between 1987 and 2017, 1,534 individuals in Pakistan have been accused of blasphemy, according to ICC.

Malaysian MP refuses to apologise for calling the Bible "false" and "corrupted"

In Malaysia, Christians make up merely nine per cent of the population; converting a Christian to Islam is a punishable offence