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India: Two Christians attacked in Delhi

Apr 18, 2007

Daljit Kaur and Govindra Singh, Sikh converts and members of New Life Fellowship, Delhi were attacked by members of Daljit’s Sikh family on the night of April 14th, 2007. Govindra was badly beaten and Daljit was abducted and taken back to her home in Hoshiarpur, Punjab. Govindra, a church e

Sri Lanka: Armed groups continue abducting and recruiting children - Child Rights Information Networ

Apr 15, 2007

[NEW YORK, 29 March 2007] – Despite promises to investigate abductions of children by the pro-government Karuna group, Sri Lankan authorities have taken no effective action and abductions continue, Human Rights Watch said today. The armed opposition Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) also

UN Human Rights Council: Protecting Religion

Apr 12, 2007

By: WEA RLC Principal Researcher and Writer, Elizabeth Kendal On Friday 30 March, the UN Human Rights Council passed a non-binding resolution urging a global prohibition on the public "defamation" of religion, "particularly" (specifically) Islam. The resolution was presented by Pakistan on beha

Christians help Solomon Islands tsunami victims

Apr 11, 2007

Posted by Mission Network News These children and adults from Kindu sought shelter in a temporary camp in Munda, Solomon Islands (World Vision Photo). Solomon Islands (MNN) -- World Vision is leading aid efforts in the Solomon Islands after a devastating earthquake and resulting tsunam

Youth Commission News April 2007

Apr 10, 2007

Grace and peace to you from God our father and from the Lord Jesus Christ (Romans 1:7) In the words of the Apostle Paul “First, I thank God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world” (Romans 1:8). We are very thankful to be harves

Sri Lanka: Follow up report on missing Catholic Priest

Apr 9, 2007

DNA test advocated to identity human remains found at Punguduthivu ( Jaffna )One of the high profile disappearances reported last year was that of Rev. Father Tiruchelvam Nihal Jim Brown, the Catholic Parish Priest of Alaipiddy in Jaffna District. A torso, with the head, hands and legs severed an

Sri Lanka: Pastor killed in claymore mine attack

Apr 9, 2007

National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri LankaSpecial Report - 9th April 2007 Pastor Yesu Kumar (aged 30) from the Assemblies of God Church in Vankalai, Mannar was killed on Saturday (7th) morning, when the bus he was traveling on was blown up by a claymore mine in Vavuniya. Six other passenge

India: Pastor beaten, church damaged in Ulhasnagar, Maharashtra

Apr 4, 2007

News Flash from Evangelical Fellowship of IndiaOn March 31, during an evening service in Ulhasnagar, Thane district near Mumbai, 10-15 Hindu extremists (a mix of Bajrang Dal, Shiv Sena, RSS and Sindhi locals) attacked the 50-60 worshippers of True Worship Ministry Church with iron rods. 80% of

50,000 homeless in Solomon Islands

Apr 4, 2007

Posted by Mission Network News 3 April, 2007 Solomon Island (MNN) -- The Solomon Islands in the South Pacific was hit with a massive earthquake measuring 8.0 on the Richter scale. The quake hit the remote western region of the tiny island nation Monday morning (local time). It leveled build

Micah Challenge Statement on Zimbabwe

Apr 2, 2007

Press Release 30 March 2007   Preamble The current political situation in is of grave concern and if measures are not taken to mitigate the situation, the impact will be felt on every street in the whole Southern African region. Already the economic conditions in have d