Tag: India

Pastor flees home after "merciless tortures" by police in India

Attacks on Christians have been on the rise since the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party won the 2014 national elections.

Twelve Christians arrested on false forced conversion charges in India

In recent weeks, International Christian Concern (ICC) has documented a surge in false anti-conversion accusations in India.

Indian pastor arrested after false forced conversion accusations

A small house church in India’s Chhattisgarh state was attacked and disrupted by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists.

Political scientist explains why Christianity is the most persecuted religion

Christianity is indeed the most persecuted religion today: in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, Asia, but also in the West.

Indian priest accused of terrorism dies in prison

Father Stan Swamy was suffering from Parkinson's disease and had recently caught the Covid.

One hundred fifty-nine incidents of Christian persecution recorded in India

According to the Union of Catholic Asian News (UCAN), 154 incidents of Christian persecution have been confirmed in India.

Hindu nationalists abducted and beat Indian pastor

Pastor Hemant and his church were attacked by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists on the 30th of June.

Christian leaders ask government to stop attack on minorities in India

Christian leaders in India have called on the government to stop state and non-state actors from targeting religious minorities.

Christian pastor beaten to death in Northern India

Station Head Officer Baljeet Singh told Morning Star News that the motive for the killing “was some trivial animosity".