Posts Tagged ‘ Hindu ’

Nepal New Constitution Bans Christian Activities, Christians Warn

Aug 27th, 2015 | By

Nepali Christians say proposed amendments to the country’s new constitution, expected to come into effect this August after seven years of parliamentary discussions, could render all Christian activity illegal. “Christians are deeply concerned that the draft, though it affirms the right to profess and practise one’s own religion, criminalizes evangelism and conversion,” added Voice Of the Martyrs Canada (VOMC), an advocacy group following the situation.


Saudi Pumping Millions To Promote Wahhabism In India

Jul 7th, 2015 | By

The diplomatic documents released by WikiLeaks last week have revealed that Saudi Arabia is pumping in millions of rupees into India for opening of religious trusts and non-governmental organizations.


India Missionary Killed For Faith In Christ

May 6th, 2015 | By

New details have emerged about the circumstances surrounding the death of an Indian missionary who friend say was killed for his faith in Jesus Christ by members of India’s Koya tribe amid mounting attacks in India against devoted Christians. “Brother Sadavir” as he was known, reportedly spoke about his faith in India’s Dantewada district. “It eventually cost the husband and father of three his life,” said Voice Of the Martryrs (VOM) an advocacy group supporting the family.


Indonesia Considers Bill Protecting Religious Liberty For All Groups

Dec 18th, 2014 | By

“The bill will protect everyone’s right to religious freedom, as guaranteed by the Constitution. It includes the right to believe in whatever they choose to lay their faith in and the independence to practice their beliefs. We hope the bill can improve the quality of life.”


Christian, Hindu in Custody in Pakistan on Accusation of Defiling Koran

Sep 10th, 2014 | By

Police in Pakistan have taken into custody a Christian convert from Hinduism and his Hindu co-worker for allegedly burning a Koran and a chart of Koranic verses. The Christian’s family and attorney, however, said Islamist extremist groups have falsely accused the two men in response to an increasing number of Hindus converting to Christianity in southern Punjab Province.


Indian Christian Women Arrested Following False Charges Of Forced Conversions

Sep 9th, 2014 | By

Four Christian women were arrested in the Indian state of Karnataka after visiting the home of a non-Christian family. Shirley, Mini, Leelamma and Shubha were falsely accused by residents of Pulittadi village of forcing the family to convert by “laying siege to the house”.


The Not-So-Tolerant Hindu American Federation Reveals Itself

Apr 17th, 2014 | By
Over 30 Christians were hospitalised following an attack by Hindu extremists, who beat a group of worshippers with iron rods

The Hindu American Federation seeks to protect Hinduism from “Hinduphobia” using tactics of coercion and deception readily familiar to any student of “Islamophobia.” It seems the real goal of the HAF is suppression of all voices pointing to Hindu extemism


Report From Washington – March 15, 2013

Mar 15th, 2013 | By
Christians persecuted

In this issue: U.S. supports jihadists now? / Obama wants to remove “right to life” from UN declaration /White House silent on Saudi persecution of Christians / No tax dollars for jihadists / Senator may help Christians in Saudi Arabia / Using the Fax Congress system / New Pope should defend religious liberty / France: Frenchmen fight on both sides / UK Muslim MP blames Jews for his 16 day stay in jail for killing man / Australia: Wilders warns of Islam / Bangladesh: Hindus meet same fate as Christians / Join me in fact finding trip to Israe


Pakistan – 2,000 minorities girls converted to Islam forcibly in 2011

Sep 6th, 2012 | By

As many as 2,000 women and girls from various minority sects were forcibly converted to Islam through rape, torture and kidnappings, while 161 people were charged with blasphemy in 2011, according to a report by the Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC). *2,303 instances of sexual abuse reported from various parts of country. * Pakistan ranks second in global ranking with highest number of out-of-school children.


Fearing minority atrocities, 550 Hindus flee Pakistan

Sep 6th, 2011 | By
Hindus flee Muslim attacks in Pakistan

Hindus are being forced to flee Pakistan just as Christians are: Fed up of the fundamentalist attitude in orthodox Pakistanis, around 550 Indians of the Hindu religion arrived in India via the Attari road on Monday. These people have come to India on a one month visa but most of them admitted that they did not want to return back to Pakistan