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Experts in the US believe a recent reduction in computer viruses may be partly due to people turning away from pornography during Lent. According to the Enigma Software Group (ESG), the number of mal...

There is a concern Christian persecution in Nigeria could be on the increase after reports of several incidents emerged in the past few days. On Friday St Phillip's Church in Baki Iku, near the capit...

Nepal has passed its new constitution which includes, what critics have called, an 'anti-conversion clause'. The Asian country's new law retains the definition of the state as secular and says all re...

There's fear a crackdown on Christians in an area of China is intensifying. Religious freedom charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) says it's concerned by reports which suggest in the past two...

There are growing concerns for the wellbeing of an Orthodox Church leader in Eritrea who hasn't been seen in public since he attended mass at a church last mont His Holiness Abune Antonios, the legit...

A decision by the United Nations to wind down protection for a predominantly Christian minority group from Myanmar has been criticised by campaigners. The Chin Human Rights Organisation (CHRO) claime...

Christians are being urged to pray for Nigeria as reports of persecution by Boko Haram continue. Christian charity Open Doors was informed that armed members of the terrorist organisation - that has ...

It's reported two teenage Pakistani Christian girls who were raped last year have now been targeted by gunmen, in a case of religious persecution. The family of Sherish and Farzana said two men on mo...

It's been claimed that a priest kidnapped by terrorists in Yemen could be murdered during Easter as a demonstration. Fr Tom Uzhunnalil, an Indian Salesian priest, was praying in the chapel of a care ...

There are growing concerns over a stained glass window that depicts a black Jesus Christ may be at risk from the US state of Alabama's stormy weather. The Snowdonia stained glass was one of the first...

There are increasing fears for the safety of around 60 Christians kidnapped by Islamic State in Syria yesterday. The believers were captured from the central town of Qaryatain, when IS militants seiz...

A Christian advocacy charity's expressed deep concern over the wellbeing of four activists who've been defending the rights of Christians, who went missing in P Christian Solidarity Worldwide says Wa...

People in Nepal could be banned from becoming Christians unless a new constitution protects them, according to a UK-based Christian charity. Christian Solidarity Worldwide says there is no law t...

Religious freedom group Christian Solidarity Worldwide is raising concern after nine protestant families in Mexico were reported to have been forcibly displaced The group from the Tojolabal indigenou...

A new report's highlighting the scale of religious freedom violations in Cuba. Anti-persecution charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide says it's found 220 separate incidents in the past 12 months.Its...

An anti-persecution charity has voiced concerns about the prison conditions of two South Sudanese pastors being kept in in neighbouring Sudan. Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) has reported that b...

There is concern among Christian humanitarian workers in east Africa that many church leaders support female genital mutiliation (FGM) despite the associated ri Staff at World Vision say the potentia...

A group of Christians in the Guizhou Province has been accused of carrying out "illegal religious activities" by authorities and forced to stop meeting together The Christians are all former members ...

A religious freedom charity says it continues to be concerned over the wellbeing of members of a Chinese church who were detained and then disappeared following 11 people are still thought to be in c...

Priests in Syria have appealed for prayers for kidnapped priest Father Jacques Mourad and his colleague, as uncertainty about their fate and his monastery mount Last week, reports suggested Islamic e...