Saying the U.S. government shutdown was having a “heartbreaking” impact on ordinary Americans, President Barack Obama on Saturday renewed his call on congressional Republicans to end the five-day stalemate and pass a funding bi...
The Turkish government’s long-awaited “democratisation package” of reform laws announced this week has met with considerable disappointment among Turkey’s minority religious communities.
Recant your faith or get out—that’s the ultimatum issued recently to 50 Christians living in a rural community in central Laos.
In the latest night raids by Muslim herdsmen and soldiers in Plateau state, a Christian and his two teenage sons this month were killed and his wife wounded, Christian leaders said.
In Australia's recent federal election, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and the Labor Party lost control of the Australian government to a coalition force comprised of members of the Liberal and National Parties led by Tony Abbot.
As Emmanuel Sunday rode his motorbike near Jos last Thursday evening (Aug. 29), gunmen stopped him and asked him his religion.
The government of Cameroon has ordered the closure of dozens of churches in an attempt to put an end to what it considers to be anarchy among some Christian organisations.
Islamic extremists suspected to be rebel Al Shabaab militants have kidnapped a Christian mother of two young children in Somalia and threatened her husband because of their faith, her husband said.
Representatives Diane Black of Tennessee, Pete Olson of Texas, Chris Smith of New Jersey and Senator David Vitter of Lousiana issued the following statements in response to the Government Accountability Office's decision to a...
Floodwaters and landslides that claimed more than 180 lives and left thousands stranded in the northern mountainous Indian state of Uttarakhand and nearby areas and in Nepal after four days of torrential rainfall have spurred G...