Christianity

God can wait: Majority of Britons say they have no religion

God can wait: Majority of Britons say they have no religion

A majority of them identify themselves as humanists instead.

Sep 20, 2017, 11:34 AM IST
China facing intensified threat of religious infiltration, extremism: Official

China facing intensified threat of religious infiltration, extremism: Official

China`s five officially sanctioned religions - Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Catholicism and Christianity - have vowed to fight "desinicization".

Sep 12, 2017, 14:20 PM IST

Myanmar urged to ensure religious freedom for minorities

The Human Rights Watch has urged Myanmar to guarantee religious freedom for all minorities, amid growing tensions between different belief systems in the country, according to a report released on Monday.

May 08, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Nawazuddin Sidduiqui’s DNA test report reveals his true religion – WATCH

Nawazuddin Sidduiqui’s DNA test report reveals his true religion – WATCH

The video establishes the true spirit of an artist who knows no barriers of caste, creed or religion. His talent makes him the person he is.

Apr 24, 2017, 14:13 PM IST

BJP to lodge complaint against ''vested interest'' group

The BJP will lodge a police complaint against "vested interest" groups labeling it on social media as an "anti-Christian party", a leader of the BJP`s Meghalaya unit said on Wednesday.

Apr 19, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Hindu activists stops Uttar Pradesh church prayers suspecting conversion

Prayers at a church in Uttar Pradesh were disrupted by a group of Hindu activists as they suspected a religious conversion in progress, police said on Saturday.

Apr 08, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

While Christianity remained the largest religious group globally in 2015 - comprising almost a third (31 percent) of the world's 7.3 billion people - its number is in decline in Europe.

Apr 06, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
42 Christians accused of murder in Pakistan told 'acquittal is guaranteed' if they embrace Islam

42 Christians accused of murder in Pakistan told 'acquittal is guaranteed' if they embrace Islam

The minorities in Pakistan in the past have been accusing Muslim clerics of forcibly converting them to Islam.

Mar 30, 2017, 14:18 PM IST

Jesus`s tomb opened for first time in centuries

A marble slab covering the site, among the holiest in Christianity, was pulled back for three days as part of both restoration work and archaeological analysis.

Oct 30, 2016, 01:17 AM IST
Chibok schoolgirls reunited with families

Chibok schoolgirls reunited with families

Most of the kidnapped students were Christian but had been forcibly converted to Islam during captivity.

Oct 17, 2016, 02:28 AM IST

Mother Teresa's canonisation portends more conversions: VHP

Mother Teresa's canonisation portends more conversions to Christianity, an issue that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have considered before deciding to send a delegation to the Vatican, the VHP said on Sunday.

Aug 28, 2016, 21:09 PM IST
Baba Ramdev stokes controversy, says Christians did charity but also indulged in conversions

Baba Ramdev stokes controversy, says Christians did charity but also indulged in conversions

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Tuesday said Christians did charity but also indulged in conversions while Hindus refrained from such practice.

Aug 02, 2016, 23:10 PM IST