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Updated : 2 years, 5 months ago IST
Colombo [Sri Lanka], Apr 21 (ANI): Serial bomb blasts rocked Sri Lanka amid Easter celebrations, state media reported on Sunday.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): In an attempt to woo Christian voters, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desham Party (TDP) supremo N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday promised a number of sops for the community living in the state, including houses for pastors, financial
Updated : 2 years, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 29 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed a PIL seeking directions to the Centre and Delhi government to hold a SIT or CBI investigation under the supervision of the court into incidents of sexual abuse of children and nuns allegedly by Catholic clergies.
New Delhi [India], Jan 29 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the PIL seeking directions to the Centre and Delhi state to hold a thorough investigation in the incidents of sexual abuses of children and nuns by catholic clergies, by a SIT or Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)
Updated : 2 years, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 25 (ANI): A number of people from the Christian community thronged the decked up churches in different cities on Christmas Eve to attend the midnight mass.
Updated : 2 years, 11 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 31 (ANI): After the Supreme Court's verdict on Sabarimala temple, a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed before the Delhi High Court on Wednesday seeking orders to allow women of all ages to enter all temples, mosques, churches and pray along with men.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
Fulda [Germany], Sept 25 (ANI): A new study on sexual abuse of minors by Catholic priests under the domain of German Bishops' Conference indicates that the problem remains largely unresolved and more than 50 per cent of the accused go unpunished.
Updated : 3 years, 1 month ago IST
Kottayam (Kerala) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): The Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church on Sunday protested against a recommendation of the National Commission For Women (NCW) seeking ban on the sacrament of confession in churches.
Updated : 3 years, 4 months ago IST
Surabaya [Indonesia], May 16 (ANI): On May 15, the National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad found in a raid a total of 54 pipe bombs at the home of Tri Murtiono.
Jakarta [Indonesia], May 13 (ANI): A family including their four children carried out the suicide attacks on three churches in Surabaya, Indonesia's East Java province on Sunday, said the Police.
Jakarta [Indonesia], May 13 (ANI): Bombings at three churches killed at least five people and injured many others in Surabaya, Indonesia's East Java province during Sunday mass on May 13.
Updated : 3 years, 5 months ago IST
Hong Kong [China]/Washington [United States], April 27 (ANI): Authorities in China are cracking down on Christians, taking steps ranging from demolition of churches, desecration of tombs, forbidding children from entering churches, threatening Catholics and denying government subsidies an