Category Archives: Global

M&S backtracks on banning ‘Christ’

Olympian births triplets after rejecting abortion advice

Abortion lobby delivers petition to cover up truth about abortion

Woman gives birth to her son’s IVF baby

Women offered £500 for their eggs to create 3-parent babies

Government may back-track on protecting free speech in universities

Scotland rejects adultery petition

Christian area in northeast Syria said to be under heavy ISIS assault

American missionary kidnapped in Nigeria set free

Indian police beat Christian evangelists

Boko Haram violence causing worsening refugee crisis for Nigeria

South Korea decriminalises adultery

Islamic State: Ancient Nimrud ruins ‘bulldozed’ in Iraq

The Dropbox: An incredible story of sacrifice and rescue

Adopting beauty and dignity

U.K. Christian children worker claims she lost her nursery job due to ‘state-sponsored hostility’ to her Biblical views on homosexuality

Slovenia approves same-sex marriage, adoption legislation

Egypt closes 27,000 places of worship

Pope Francis thanks churches in North Africa for their courage

The genocide of Assyrians that started in Iraq continues in Syria

Who are the Assyrian Christians? Islamic State’s latest captives are part of a long-persecuted group

Religious freedom increasingly at risk in India as new attacks are perpetrated against Christians

Evangelical Fellowship of India: Persecution Watch Annual Report 2014

Canadian pastor detained on most recent aid trip to North Korea

Kidnapped Assyrian Christians: Four more hostages released by Islamic State

Christian views ‘unacceptable in the workplace’, Tribunal hears

‘The Drop Box’ delivers complexity of orphan care to theaters

Family: Canadian pastor being held in North Korea

RUSSIA: Prosecutions for public evangelism and public meetings for worship

Christians persecuted in Ukraine by national-radical forces – Lavrov

Islamic State releases 19 Christians, more than 200 still captive: monitor

Iraqi forces try to seal off Islamic State around Tikrit

No lull for India’s Christians from Hindu extremists despite Modi’s reassurance

Religious restrictions among the world’s most populous countries

Can there be rational reasons for not supporting same sex marriage?

Margot Bentley appeal to stop feeding denied by B.C. court

Discrimination against Christians ‘ignored’ across Europe – MPs

Southern Baptists urge Obama to defend ‘the least of these’ against ISIS

Maternal health is better where abortion is restricted

Canada’s Supreme Court creates right to assisted suicide, leaves details up to Parliament

ISIS’ apocalyptic endgame: They want to defeat Christian crusaders — Americans — in a massive battle in a town in northern Syria

Five facts about religious hostilities in Europe

The Council of Europe, religious intolerance and “reasonable accommodation”

Saudi blogger Raif Badawi could be retried and beheaded, say his family

Five key findings about global restrictions on religion

Canadian pastor missing after aid trip to North Korea

For abandoned babies, hope in a box

Four things you should read about ISIS and Christianity

Chart: The sad state of religious freedom around the world

South Korea’s Constitutional Court invalidates criminal adultery law

Iranian pastor released from prison but others arrested same day remain

Study: China most restrictive of religious freedom

Dominicans keep hope alive among Iraqi Christian community

Peer warns GM babies could pass on disease to their kids

Judge gives go-ahead for ‘marriage-lite’ legal case

A stunning pro-life documentary: ‘The Drop Box’

Activists: Number of Christians abducted by Islamic State rises to 220

Latest trends in religious restrictions and hostilities

Q/A: How Pew Research measures global restrictions on religion

‘Love Not Limited?’: Three Thailand men ‘marry’ each other, photos go viral

UK becomes first country in world to approve creation of ‘three parent babies’

72 Assyrian Christian families captured, 50 besieged by IS after Syria attack

Syrian Kurds cut IS supply line near Iraq; fears for Christians mount

Air strikes hit Islamic State in Syria after Christians abducted

Three-parent embryos: Harming women to save lives

On hating IS and loving people

Top university could remove tribute to Lord Carey after protest

RC Church backs NI conscience clause

Raped at 12: ‘No regrets about having my baby girl’

Sex-selective abortion ban rejected by MPs

World Christianity by the numbers

Italy and Vatican on guard after threat from Islamic State