Category Archives: Religious Freedom

24 Mar
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Police interrogate sisters after false allegations of breaking conversion laws

Indian nuns, postulants face railway ordeal. A video circulating in social media shows a nun and a student facing questioning from Hindu activists inside a train in India. Two Catholic nuns in northern India were forced to change out of their religious habits midway ...

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04 Jan
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Punjab govt fails to protect 181-year-old church, a protected monument

Even after 8 years, the Punjab government has failed to act on the application for bringing 174-year-old Christ Church at Fountain Chowk here on the list of protected monuments in the state, which will only help the land mafia eyeing ...

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19 May
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Christians struggle to check pandemic’s spread in northeast India

Illiteracy, poverty and lack of electricity are among challenges in fighting Covid-19 among tribal people Catholic dioceses in India’s northeastern states have joined other Christian groups to contain the spread of Covid-19 among vulnerable indigenous people, especially those working in ...

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04 Jan
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British report scolds India govt over religion-based violence

Modi govt is not proactively tackling spiralling religiously motivated violence, report says. A British parliamentary report has criticized the Indian government for failing to protect religious minorities from violent Hindu hardliners. A report by the British All-Party Parliamentary Group for International Freedom ...

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