Christian Persecution Spikes in India’s Karnataka State as Elections Near

Christian Persecution Spikes in India’s Karnataka State as Elections Near By ICC’s India Representative 02/18/2018 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – Anti-forced conversion laws are a source of tremendous grief for Christians in India. In the hands of Hindu radicals, these laws often provide legal justification for radicals looking to harm any Christian they encounter. The […]

     

BJP does not believe in the politics of religion: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

BJP does not believe in the politics of religion: Prime Minister Narendra Modi GUWAHATI: Allaying fears that BJP is against Christians, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Christian-dominated Meghalaya said that his party do not believe in the politics of religion. Addressing an election rally in Phulbari in Garo hills on Thursday Modi said, “Terrorism is […]

     

Pastors falsely accused and arrested, Uttarakhand

This incident was reported from a small city named Laksar, situated at Nagar Palika, in Haridwar District, Uttarakhand. On Monday, 19th February, Pastor Pritham and Pastor Maithelishwaran from Sethpur were arrested.  They have been charged by the Police, with violating conversion laws by allegedly attempting to forcibly convert Hindus to Christianity. Even in situations where […]

     

Amnesty slams India for increased religion-based violence

Amnesty slams India for increased religion-based violence Rights group’s annual report highlights a rise in demonization of minorities by Hindus, media and state officials Amnesty International activists stage a protest in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad in November 2017 against the killings of Rohingya Muslims. (Photo by IANS) Umar Manzoor Shah, New Delhi , India February […]

     

Nagaland Baptist Church asks believers to choose between ‘Trishul’ and ‘Cross’

DECCAN CHRONICLE. | MANOJ ANAND The NBCC in its letter also flagged issues in the neighboring Meghalaya. The influential Christian organisation in an open letter to all political parties in Nagaland has asked to rely on the state’s own strengths for development. Guwahati: After the Nagaland Joint Christian Forum’s bid to stop the elections, the Nagaland Baptist […]

     

Christians threatened and harassed in Kerala

Christians threatened and harassed, falsely accused of converting Hindus to Christianity, Kerala India’s Christians have witnessed repeated attacks over the past few years often accusing them of forcing or luring Hindus and tribal people into converting to Christianity. Religious fundamentalists, threaten Christians with violence and expulsion from their jobs and homes, thus intimidating and spreading […]

     

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