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Bono: Nations Should Tithe For the Poor

Feb 6, 2006

Bono, lead singer of the Irish rock group U2, has urged international leaders to increase their efforts to reduce hunger, HIV/AIDS and debt. In his keynote address at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington...

Salvation Army Has New World Leader

Feb 6, 2006

The Salvation Army has elected a new world leader. Commissioner Shaw Clifton, currently Territorial Commander in the United Kingdom and Ireland, will be the next general from April 1.

WEA International Director visits Egypt and Israel

Feb 3, 2006

At the invitation of Christian leaders in Egypt and Israel, Geoff Tunnicliffe, International Director for World Evangelical Alliance spent time interacting with Christian leaders in these countries to learn about the current realities for the church...

NCEASL Incident Update (Jan 31, 2006)

Feb 2, 2006

The Church congregation was accosted and attacked on Christmas day 2005. (see earlier report). A Police inquiry was held on the 26th of January 2005. Both parties were advised to maintain peace; if there is any complaint, the Police will bind the party concerned...

Nigeria: The Central Government Fiddles While the North Burns

Feb 2, 2006

For decades after independence Nigeria was ruled by a succession of military dictators who were predominantly northern Muslims. In 1998 the death of dictator General Sani Abacha paved the way for democracy to be restored...

Bajrang Dal targets Christians in Madhya Pradesh, India

Feb 2, 2006

EFI expresses deep concern over the recent persecution of Christians at the hands of Sangh Parivar inspired Hindutva forces.

Christians Attacked in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

Jan 30, 2006

The Evangelical Fellowship of India (EFI) expresses deep concern at the latest attack against the Christian Minority group in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh...

NCEASL Incident Update (Jan 27, 2006)

Jan 30, 2006

The Pastor of the AOG Church which was disrupted and threatened by a mob on the 22nd January 2006 (see previous report - below) has been asked by the Police to present himself for an inquiry on Saturday 28th January...

Mongolia Evangelical Alliance Emergency Announcements

Jan 30, 2006

On December 27th, 2005 around 3 PM local time the building of Amgalan Bible Church (a member-church of the Mongolia Evangelical Alliance) burned down.

India: The dictators of Hindutva aim for \'death blow\' in Dangs

Jan 26, 2006

Before entering into the details of what is about to take place in Dangs district, southern Gujarat, India, I will clearly define the main terms for the benefit of those not totally familiar with Indian religio-politics. I will also outline the socio-economic and religious situation in Dangs...