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Nigerian police have made an arrest after hundreds of Muslim extremists ransacked a church in the country. According to the Vicar-General of St Phillip's Parish in Baki Iku near the capital city Abuj...

A man has been arrested after a woman was killed in a retirement home for Catholic missionaries in southern France after a vast manhunt, authorities said. On Friday police arrested a suspect followin...

Indian police have arrested a suspect accused of making a death threat against Cardinal Telesphore Toppo of Ranchi, in the north east of the country. Cardinal Toppo received a letter demanding the pa...

It's thought a recently arrested Chinese bishop may have been taken to a labour camp. Bishop Peter Shao Zhumin was set to succeed Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang after his recent death in the western city...

Two people have been arrested by police in India in connection with the gang rape of an elderly nun at a school and convent. The woman in her 70s was seriously injured in the attack at the Convent of...

Sudanese authorities have reportedly arrested 37 Christians while they prayed inside Khartoum Bahri Evangelical Church, as the building was being demolished, sp Police and security officers are said ...

Italian police have arrested four people suspected of plotting an attack on the Vatican in Rome.  Reports suggest that a man named Abderrahim Moutahrrick, a Morrocan living in Italy, had been to...

An African American church in Mississippi was set on fire on Tuesday night in an apparent political motivated crime.  Graffiti reading "Vote Trump" was also sprayed on the side of Hopewell MB Ch...

Two churches in Pakistan have been attacked by arsonists amid increasing violence against Christians. New Apostolic church in Batth village, 80km away from Lahore, was targeted on January 6 after a n...

Up to 30 fire fighters tackled a blaze ignited by arsonists at a Syrian Orthodox church in Sweden. Saint Mary Syrian Orthodox Church in the Swedish city of Norrköping was made entirely of&...

Artefacts from one of the most important abbeys destroyed by Henry VIII have gone on display for the first time in nearly 500 years in a new museum. Rievaulx Abbey, near Helmsley in North Yorkshire, ...

The Cuban government has withdrawn permission for the Catholic Church to hold public activities for National Youth Day - an event in which the Pope encourages y Father Jorge Luis Pérez of the Havana...

The family of a US pastor has revealed he committed suicide six days after his name was exposed by hackers of the Ashley Madison adultery website. Baptist minister John Gibson's body was discovered b...

A Christian woman is being barred from exiting Pakistan despite her acquittal over a blasphemy conviction recently being upheld, it has been claimed. A friend of Asia Bibi said the 54-year-old was be...

The lawyer of Asia Bibi has exclusively told Premier of her desperate situation as she waits to appeal her death sentence. The Christian mother is facing the death penalty after being accused of insu...

A Christian woman cleared of blasphemy in Pakistan last October is still living like a prisoner, two-and-a-half months after her acquittal, friends have claimed Those close to Asia Bibi say Pakistani...

A Christian woman cleared of blasphemy in Pakistan is said to be "very unwell" and is reportedly being denied medical care in protective custody. Asia Bibi, who was moved to a safe house in Karachi a...

Pakistan's Supreme Court as has ordered a temporary stay of execution against Asia Bibi's death sentence. A three-member bench in Lahore has accepted the Christian woman's appeal and has ordered all ...

A lawyer who represented a Christian woman given a death sentence in Pakistan after being convicted of blasphemy says he aims to keep working despite risks to h Saif ul-Malook (pictured above right),...

Asia Bibi, the Christian mother accused of blasphemy in Pakistan, has finally been allowed to leave the country. Despite being acquitted last year, there's been numerous delays to her departure.&nbsp...