4th October, 2014

A Christian accused of blasphemy against Islam in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, is "alive and well" following a 25th September gun attack in the prison where he is being held, despite earlier reports in other media he had

2nd October, 2014

In the latest of several attacks on a congregation in East Jerusalem, young men with ties to a Palestinian militant group wired shut a church door and sprayed a gaseous substance at those inside

1st October, 2014

Turkish authorities have sealed a Protestant church in south-east Turkey and ordered its American pastor fined and deported on charges of "working illegally."

Lawyers filed a court appeal on 26th September to postpone the deportation, protesting

30th September, 2014

Wildlife populations around the globe have declined by more than 50 per cent over the past 40 years, according to the latest edition of the landmark Living Planet Report .

The 10th edition of the report, produced

30th September, 2014

A pastor and six other Christians remained detained in southern Laos early on Monday, 29th September, after security forces raided their house church as part of a wider crackdown on Christianity in the area, supporters told BosNewsLife .

29th September, 2014

The UN refugee agency has expressed its "deep concern" at the precedent set with the signing last Friday of an agreement between Australia and Cambodia to relocate refugees from Nauru to the South East Asian

29th September, 2014

A Pakistani policeman is alleged to have fatally shot a jailed Christian pastor accused of blasphemy against Islam and injured a British man in the same cell, activists and officials have confirmed.

Pastor Zafar Bhatti was

26th September, 2014

Eight more nations will ratify the Arms Trade Treaty at this week's high level meetings at the UN in New York, taking to 53 the number of governments that will have done so with the

25th September, 2014

A major new translation of the Bible into modern Persian, launched in London on Monday, marks a remarkable transformation for the church in Iran.

According to a news release from Elam Ministries, the organisation

25th September, 2014

Catholic Bishops in Nigeria have called on the government to protect the lives and property of its people, as militants intensified their killing spree across the country.

In a statement ""While Nigeria bleeds and burns"" and

24th September, 2014

Children were among 100 Christians arrested following a raid on a house church in Guangdong, China, on Sunday, according to International Christian Concern.

The US-based human rights group said eyewitnesses reported that more than 200

24th September, 2014

RICE TERRACES IN CHINA: China alone has reduced the number of undernourished people by 138 million since

23rd September, 2014

Social isolation is a major issue for Australians with dementia, according to the first national survey of people with the condition.

Released today, Alzheimer's Australia's report - Living with dementia in the community: challenges and




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