Officers at the Shyampur police station allegedly beat pastor Sanjay Kumar Bharati in Uttarakhand state, India in June 2021. (Morning Star News)

Pastor in India Driven from Home after Police Torture, Threats

NEW DELHI (Morning Star News) – A pastor in northern India was forced to leave his village and flee with his family more than 600 miles away after police last month tortured and threatened him, he said. Officers in Uttarakhand state on June 13 arrested pastor Sanjay Kumar Bharati, his wife, children and several members of […]

Fulani herdsmen in north-central Nigeria in screenshot from video obtained by Morning Star News. (Morning Star News)

Area in Nigeria Attacked Unimpeded for One Week

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Fulani herdsmen attacked villages in southern Kaduna state, Nigeria unimpeded from July 8 to Wednesday (July 14), killing 33 Christians, sources said. “My mother’s village, Warkan, was attacked by Fulani herdsmen – several houses were burned, and I lost my uncle, his wife and children, eight family members in one […]

Map of Vietnam. (SRMI, Creative Commons)

Evangelicals Take Brunt of COVID-19 Collateral Damage in Vietnam

(Morning Star News) – The vilification of the Revival Ekklesia Mission church in Vietnam has somewhat quieted, but its linking of evangelicals with COVID-19 is feared to have done long-lasting damage. State media, government agencies and the public in social media all reviled the church following the positive COVID-19 tests of two members of the […]

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Christians Suffer Court Setback in Child Marriages/Conversions

LAHORE, Pakistan (Morning Star News) – Efforts to end the abduction and forced conversion/marriage of minor Christian girls suffered a setback when the Supreme Court of Pakistan last week declined to intervene in the issue, sources said. Supreme Court Justice Mushir Alam on Wednesday (July 14) rejected an appeal by a senior church leader for a […]

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Christian Father Charged after Hindus Attack Daughter in India

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Commentary & Analysis

Evangelicals Take Brunt of COVID-19 Collateral Damage in Vietnam

(Morning Star News) – The vilification of the Revival Ekklesia Mission church in Vietnam has somewhat quieted, but its linking of evangelicals with COVID-19 is feared to have done long-lasting damage. State media, government agencies and the public in social media all reviled the church following the positive COVID-19 tests of two members of the […]