Christians in Egypt suffered from a second bus attack in under two years on the desert road to a monastery in Minya, south of Cairo.
Elijah* faced persecution since he was in the womb. He grew up in a family of strong Buddhists in Myanmar. His grandfather was the local sorcerer.
Just over a year ago, the city of Marawi in the southern Philippines was liberated from an Islamic extremist group linked to the Islamic State.
On October 31, Asia Bibi's 10-year blasphemy case reached a final verdict. The charges against her were dropped and her immediate release from prison was ordered.
Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman on death row for blasphemy since 2010, has won her final appeal.
Asia Bibi's 10-year blasphemy case has reached a final verdict. We are relieved to hear that the Pakistani Supreme Court has dropped the charges against Asia Bibi—charges that were based simply on her Christian identity and false accusations against her.
Churches in China are facing increasing pressure after new government regulations were introduced earlier this year.
Leah Sharibu’s parents, Nathan and Rebeccah Sharibu, have expressed their joy at hearing their daughter’s voice six months after she was first taken captive by Boko Haram.