Crack-Down on Christians in Nepal Hits Snag as Eight Are Acquitted

Court drops proselytism case against grief counselors.

(Morning Star News) – A court in Nepal yesterday acquitted eight Christians accused of attempting to convert children by means of a comic book, according to advocacy group Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW). The seven men and one woman were arrested in Charikot, Dolakha District in June as part of a crack-down on Christian activities in […]

Killing of Christian Leader in Nepal Appears Religiously Motivated

Suspect allegedly told wife he would kill other Christians.

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – In a remote corner of Nepal, a church elder was summoned three times after midnight last month to pray for the head of a devout Hindu family. The first time the wife and mother of Kumar Sardar summoned church elder Debalal Sardar (no relation) to their village home in southeastern […]