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In the ‘Not In My Name’ protests across India on June 28, people came out to denounce violence against minorities and the marginalized.

In the ‘Not In My Name’ protests across India on June 28, people came out to denounce violence against minorities and the marginalized.

Indian Christians' alarm over violence against minorities

08/08/2017 15:00

Violence against minorities and the marginalized have surged in India between 2014 and 2016, under the BJP-led government. 

 

Sr. Sneha of Presentation Congregation

Sr. Sneha of Presentation Congregation

Sr. Sneha, to be a voice for the minorities in Delhi

04/08/2017 15:53

Sister Antasia Gill, newly elected Christian member in the Delhi Minority Commission, has set her priorities right. “I have to bring out the unheard voices and concerns of the community before the administration,” says the Presentation nun who goes by the name Sister Sneha.

 

Yves Daccord, Director General of the International Committee of the Red Cross

Yves Daccord, Director General of the International Committee of the Red Cross

Red Cross Director: 'Christians, minorities need protection in Middle East'

27/06/2017 15:00

Christians and minorities in conflict areas of the Middle East are in need of protection, since religious communities are no longer able to live together in peace, according to the Director-General of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Yves Daccord

A Muslim woman weeping next to her house burnt by Buddhists in Aluthgama, June 16, 2014.

A Muslim woman weeping next to her house burnt by Buddhists in Aluthgama, June 16, 2014.

Violence against religious minorities in Sri Lanka

26/05/2017 12:59

Human rights groups, religious leaders, lawmakers and the United Nations have all called on the Sri Lankan government to take immediate action against sectarian violence in the country.

 

National Security Advisor Nasir Janjua and Kamran Michael chair a meeting of religious minority leaders on March 17 to discuss security concerns

National Security Advisor Nasir Janjua and Kamran Michael chair a meeting of religious minority leaders in Pakistan on March 17 to discuss ways to improve their security.

Minorities tell Pakistan's top security chief their concerns

23/03/2017 12:31

Among issues brought up by the interfaith delegation led by Senator Kamran Michael, was the misuse of blasphemy laws and forced conversion

 

Provincial Minister Minority and Human Rights Khalil Tahir Sindhu cutting ribbon to inaugurate unique Drama Festival 2016

Provincial Minister Minority and Human Rights Khalil Tahir Sindhu cutting ribbon to inaugurate unique Drama Festival 2016

Pakistan: Lahore’s drama festival promotes religious harmony

22/10/2016 18:09

Lahore’s Interfaith Harmony, Peace & Tolerance festival ended today. Performances students from 23 schools are meant to spread justice and tolerance among religions through the arts. 

 

Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh

India: Federal Home Minister pays tribute to Mother Teresa

20/10/2016 13:01

India’s Home Minister, Rajnath Singh on Wednesday, paid glowing tributes to Mother Teresa and said that full security will be provided to minorities and “all those who work towards humanity.”

 

File Photo of Indian Christians and social activists taking part in a peace rally and protest

File Photo of Indian Christians and social activists taking part in a peace rally and protest

Christians join Muslims to discuss hate crimes in India

08/09/2016 15:17

Religious minorities, especially Christians are "facing physical, symbolic and structural violence" from Hindu extremists says Father Z. Devasagaya Raj, secretary of the Indian Catholic bishops' conference's office for Dalit and indigenous people.