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Bible can no longer be sold publicly in China after quiet crackdown: Reports

The Communist Party of China could be worried that there may now be more Christians than CPC members.

Apr 05, 2018, 08:49 AM IST

Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw 104th birth anniversary: When he quoted the Bible to Indira Gandhi

He served as the Chief of the Army Staff during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 and fought five wars during his four-decade-long military career.

Apr 03, 2018, 09:36 AM IST

World celebrates Easter with devotion and fervour - In Pics

The world on Sunday celebrated Easter with devotion and fervour. Easter is the occasion of celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, described in the New Testament of the Bible.

Apr 01, 2018, 22:25 PM IST

Ancient Bible, made from skin of 500 animals, on display after 1300 years

The giant Bible, half-a-meter thick, is the earliest complete manuscript in Latin

Dec 03, 2017, 09:23 AM IST

Abdul Kalam memorial row: Family places Quran, Bible near statue to diffuse Bhagwad Gita controversy

 Seeking an end to the controversy over Bhagawad Gita near A P J Abdul Kalam's statue, the late president's family on Sunday placed the Quran and Bible beside the wooden statue.

Jul 31, 2017, 10:51 AM IST

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee gifts Bible bound in Baluchari silk to Pope Francis

Mother Teresa, the nun whose work with the dying and destitute of Kolkata made her a global icon of Christian charity, was made a saint on Sunday.

Sep 04, 2016, 21:59 PM IST

Chinese textbooks criticised for including Bible story

A Chinese textbook used in Beijing secondary schools was criticised for including a story from the Bible, after some outraged citizens claimed the book spreads Western values.

Jun 01, 2016, 09:49 AM IST

US to seek death penalty against accused South Carolina church shooter

 Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a white man accused of killing nine black parishioners in a racially motivated attack at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, last June, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday.

May 25, 2016, 09:16 AM IST

Cruz asks top spokesman to go after Rubio flap

Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz said Monday he has asked his national spokesman to resign for a "grave error of judgment" in distributing a video that falsely suggested rival Marco Rubio was dismissive of the Bible.

Feb 23, 2016, 04:35 AM IST

Philippine church defends Manny Pacquiao, says he was only quoting the Bible

Pacquiao has said his ultimate ambition is to be president of the Philippines.

Feb 21, 2016, 15:55 PM IST

Scary moment! Ghost turning pages of a scorched bible – watch video

The video was filmed by American paranormal experts Niki Para and Karissa Fleck.

Feb 19, 2016, 22:22 PM IST

Bible has more violent content than Quran, reveals text analysis

Bible or Quran – which one of the two has more violent content? An analysis into both the texts reveals that the description of destruction and killing was found more in the holy book of Christianity than in its Islamic counterpart.

Feb 10, 2016, 17:04 PM IST

Know about significance of the Bible!

One of the holiest books and the most important book for people following Christianity is the Bible. It holds immense importance in the lives of people and has the capability of altering things and mind for good.

Feb 06, 2016, 14:43 PM IST

World's oldest bible on show as British Museum tracks Egypt's religions

Titled ‘Egypt: faith after the pharaohs’, the exhibition covers 12 centuries, from the country's integration into the Roman Empire in 30 BC to the fall of the Islamic Fatimid dynasty in 1171.

Oct 29, 2015, 10:32 AM IST

Oldest bible on show as UK Museum tracks Egypt's religions

The world's oldest bible is among 200 objects tracing Egypt's religious evolution in an exhibition at London's British Museum, which opens Friday and spans the 1,200 years since Cleopatra's death.

Oct 28, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Christian group claims that the world will be 'annihilated' today!

While our planet may have survived the blood moon”, it will be permanently destroyed on Wednesday, 7 October, a Christian organization has warned.

Oct 07, 2015, 10:17 AM IST

After he stoked controversies, Mahesh Sharma told by BJP to keep low profile

Union Minister of State for Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma, who has recently stoked several controversies with his controversial statements, has been ticked off by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and asked to keep a low profile, a report said on Saturday.

Sep 26, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

Goa Congress files complains against Mahesh Sharma 'hate speech'

The Congress in Goa has filed a police complaint against union Minister of State for Culture Mahesh Sharma for allegedly delivering a hate speech against minority religions, a party leader said on Wednesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

Is Narendra Modi govt trying to impose RSS' hidden agenda?

At a time when the Narendra Modi government is facing allegations of imposing the hidden agenda of the RSS, one of the NDA ministers, Dr Mahesh Sharma has made a controversial remark, saying lessons from 'Mahabharata', 'Ramayana' and 'Gita' should be taught in schools and colleges.

Sep 15, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

Philistines brought opium to Israel during Iron Age

Opium poppy, along with many other plant species previously unknown to Israel, were brought to Israel by Philistines during the Iron Age.

Aug 30, 2015, 16:21 PM IST