Posts Tagged ‘ India ’

Christian Father Killed In India For Faith In Christ

Mar 13th, 2017 | By

NEW DELHI, INDIA (BosNewsLife)– A Christian father in eastern India has died after he and his wife were forced by angry villagers to spent the night in frigid water because they refused to deny their faith in Jesus Christ, BosNewsLife learned Sunday March 12. Upset that his family had left their indigenous religion, tribal residents

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Compassion International May Be Forced Out of India

Mar 2nd, 2017 | By

Compassion International, a Christian nongovernmental organization that provides aid to over 145,000 impoverished children in India, has three weeks left in the country unless officials give it a reprieve. Stephen Oakley, the group’s senior vice president and general counsel, told the US House Foreign Affairs Committee that the organization has “simply run out of funds.”

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Saudi Official Accused Of Sex Slavery Claims Diplomatic Immunity

Sep 10th, 2015 | By

The Saudi diplomat in New Delhi who has been accused of holding two Nepalese women as sex slaves and gang-raping them has reportedly claimed diplomatic immunity and filed a report against local police for invading his private property.

Muslim Brothers Behead Teen Sister In Bareilly, India And Display Head

Aug 20th, 2015 | By

Two brothers, enraged by the affair their 17-year-old sister was carrying on with a cousin, beheaded the girl and marched around the village with the severed, bleeding head. The incident occurred at Bamani Chowki village, under the jurisdiction of Paraur police station in Shahjhanapur district on Monday.

‘Pakistani Jihad – ISIS Spreads Terror Tentacles In A Dozen Indian States’

Aug 3rd, 2015 | By

“India is a large country of 1.23 billion people, which means that it will be always difficult for intelligence agencies to be present everywhere. While the actual figures of Indian Muslims joining ISIS may not be known, it seems that the number of Indian Muslims attracted to the jihadi call of ISIS could be between a few score and 300. Indian Muslims who joined ISIS followed several paths: Four individuals flew directly from Mumbai to Iraq; one Kashmiri youth based in Australia went directly to Syria via Turkey; some youths from Tamil Nadu based in Singapore travelled to Syria; Indian youths from the UAE and other Middle Eastern countries joined ISIS.

Police Complicit In Attack On Christians In West Delhi, India, Sources Say

Jul 30th, 2015 | By
Over 30 Christians were hospitalised following an attack by Hindu extremists, who beat a group of worshippers with iron rods

After watching idly as a mob of Hindu extremists dragged Christians from a prayer meeting in West Delhi and beat them, police questioned those who were attacked as if they were guilty of fraudulent conversion, sources said.

Hindu Extremists Instigate Tribal People Against Christians In Jharkhand, India

Jul 14th, 2015 | By
Over 30 Christians were hospitalised following an attack by Hindu extremists, who beat a group of worshippers with iron rods

Dr. John Dayal of the United Christian Forum said the RSS and its affiliates started activities against Christian missionaries in the region decades ago, intensifying them since the late 1990s. “The harassment of the Christian tribals, many of whom have been Christians for generations, is increasing because of the divisive politics in the area being played out by the right-wing forces led by the RSS and its affiliates,” Dayal said. “The latest incident of the banishment of the Christian families is proof of the same.”

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 Police Attack Christian Missionaries

Apr 7th, 2015 | By

Twenty Christian missionaries in India are recovering after they were attacked by police and local residents over evangelism activities, BosNewsLife learned. News of the February 26 violence in the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan has just emerged amid wider concerns over attacks against devoted Christians in India, a heavily Hindu nation.

Indian Prime Minister Promises Religious Freedom For All Faiths

Feb 17th, 2015 | By

My government will ensure that there is complete freedom of faith and that everyone has the undeniable right to retain or adopt the religion of his or her choice without coercion or undue influence. My government will not allow any religious group, belonging to the majority or the minority, to incite hatred against others, overtly or covertly. Mine will be a government that gives equal respect to all religions.