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April 30, 2019

Hindu Radical Leader Calls for Forced Sterilisation of Christians and Muslims

Christians and Muslims are a threat to Hindus and so “have to be forced to undergo sterilisation,” said Sadhvi Deva Thakur, vice president of the right-wing […]
April 29, 2019

Nepal: Arrest of Christians Prompts Religious Freedom Worry

Reports of five Christians being arrested on faith-related charges in Nepal this week have sparked international concern and calls for changes to the country’s strict anti-conversion […]
April 27, 2019

Muslims in Hiding in Sri Lanka as Tensions Rise after Bombings

At least 700 refugees from a persecuted Islamic sect are in hiding after fleeing their homes in the Sri Lankan port city of Negombo as communal […]
April 26, 2019

Romanian Villagers Perform Easter Rituals, Lighting Candles in Cemetery

Orthodox Christians in a southern Romanian village lit fires and candles at the gravesites of friends and relatives, part of a centuries-old Easter ritual. The fires […]
April 25, 2019

Canada First Country in the World to Declare a Sikh Heritage Month

Canada is officially the first country in the world to adopt formal legislation to recognize April as Sikh Heritage Month, Daily Hive reported. The private member’s […]
April 24, 2019

Forty Christians Violently Kicked Out of Village in India

International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on Sunday, April 14, 40 Christians were violently kicked out of their homes by Hindu extremists in Patamanda village, […]