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Religious minorities under attack as Imran Khan pushes for ‘tolerant’ Pakistan

An opposition politician was charged this week with blasphemy after declaring all religions were equal in the country

16 Jul 2020 3:04 PM

Mystic Mantra: Ash Wednesday: Let’s embark on a spiritual voyage

The Church helps the faithful live the spiritual life, asking us to perform inner conversion by offering especially prepared liturgical worship.

26 Feb 2020 6:43 AM

Yoke of conversion: Good Samaritan never forced any conversions

Read the parable of the Good Samaritan, who comes to the rescue of the much reviled Jew, waylaid and forsaken.

16 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guardian angel’s protection

The German word for a mobile phone is “Handy”.

10 Oct 2018 12:09 AM

Christians want marriages recognised in Morocco

By law, only foreign Christians are allowed to collectively worship in churches.

10 Jun 2018 8:37 AM


Minority rights safer in India than any part of world: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

‘Central government is committed to Sabka Sath, Sabka Vikas’

25 May 2018 4:59 AM

Return of Israeli-Arab hostilities can only flare up regressive passions

The fledgling peace process in the region could implode with the furies over the expected outrage from such a move in the Arab world.

27 Dec 2017 1:12 AM

Protest against Jerusalem being made Israel’s capital intensifies in Mumbai

However, the announcement by Trump was aimed at disturbing this dialogue and hence was being condemned by all social and political groups globally.

24 Dec 2017 3:30 AM

Fear stalks Bangladesh’s Christians after attacks

Christian leaders say many have left Bangladesh in recent years as the community increasingly finds itself targeted by Islamists.

27 Nov 2017 1:00 AM

Guj polls: Priest writes against 'nationalist forces' in letter, gets EC notice

In Gujarat's political circles, the appeal was seen as an indirect call to vote against the ruling BJP.

26 Nov 2017 6:11 PM


Remove images of Jesus Christ, only Xi Jinping can save you: China to Christians

More than 11 per cent of its one million residents live below the country's official poverty line, while nearly 10 per cent is Christian.

15 Nov 2017 12:01 PM

Birthplace of Apostle Peter found in Israel: archaeologist

Archaeologists have long sought to locate Julias.

09 Aug 2017 6:19 PM

Donald Trump vows to support, defend religious liberty in US

The event, at times, felt like one of Trump's campaign rallies, with him promising an adoring crowd that America would ‘win again’.

02 Jul 2017 1:17 PM

Mystic Mantra: Cultivate your inner shakti

Power is deputed from outside, authority springs from within.

29 Jun 2017 2:16 AM

Lahore High Court allows Christians to divorce without adultery allegation

The court restored Section 7 of the Christian Divorce Act 1869 that enables a couple to approach a court of law for dissolution of marriage.

20 Jun 2017 12:17 PM


Mystic Mantra: Be the yeast of Easter

Last Sunday, during worship, many Egyptian Christians were wounded or killed in two bomb blasts.

16 Apr 2017 7:17 AM

MP: 3 held for religious conversion, sent to judicial custody

They were arrested after a villager complained that they were forcibly trying to convert their religion.

11 Apr 2017 10:15 AM

Mystic Mantra: More than fasting and prayer

In the earliest days of the Church, almsgiving is found at the centre of community’s practices.

29 Mar 2017 2:49 AM

Muslim, Christian clerics say don’t link Islam to terrorism

The statement urged fostering understanding and equality between religions.

02 Mar 2017 3:24 PM

ISIS kills Christians as part of jihad: Donald Trump

As a billionaire real estate investor, Mr Trump has curried favour with Moscow through his business dealings over the decades.

21 Dec 2016 2:12 AM