Tag: India

Over 300 incidents of Christian persecution documented in India in 2021

In nine states, anti-conversion laws have been enacted to provide a legal umbrella to radicals to persecute Christians.

One million children pray the rosary today

Children in South Sudan, Burma, and Lebanon have joined a worldwide initiative to get one million kids to pray the rosary.

Seven pastors jailed on false forced conversion claims in India

Local police often overlook violence perpetrated against Christians due to false accusations of forced conversion.

Church in Northern India attacked by mob of 200 Hindu radicals

Local police have registered a case against the members of the mob, but no arrests have been made so far.

Christian boy dies due to injuries from acid attack in India

The boy died due to his injuries, more than a month after the attack.

Indian pastor arrested on false accusation

The pastor was falsely accused of forcefully converting Hindus.

Pastor arrested for "forcefully converting Hindus" in India

In 2020 USCRIF recommended India be designated a Country of Particular Concern.

Christian boy severely injured in acid attack dies after 46 days in hospital

The acid burned 65% of his body, with 15% being deep burns.

Christian wedding ceremony ambushed in India

There has been a rise in attacks on Christians since India amended a more than three-decades-old anti-conversion law in January.