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100 religious structures destroyed by military junta in Myanmar, says report

Most of the destruction occurred in the north-west and south-east regions of the country

Pakistan’s Catholic Church starts beatification process of guard who stopped suicide...

Akash Bashir died a martyr at the age of 20 on March 15, 2015, when he prevented a suicide bomber from entering a church

Air strike hits Catholic nun’s convent in Myanmar

The roof and windows of the Sisters of Reparation convent, which has been used as a retirement home for elderly nuns, were destroyed

Indian archbishop decries attacks on churches, demolition of religious statues

Archbishop Peter Machado of Bangalore said the demolitions are being pursued “with dogged determination by the government and its machinery”

Catholic church in Pakistan desecrated, says report

Churches across Pakistan have stepped up security since last year in response to threats of attacks

Another Catholic church in Myanmar hit by military junta’s airstrike

In southeast Myanmar, at least 654 houses and other civilian properties — including churches and schools — have been destroyed since May

Protestant Church in Pakistan hits Hindu extremist violence against Christians in...

India, the world’s second-most populous country after China, is ranked 10th on the World Watch List for the persecution of Christians

More places of worship burned down by junta soldiers in Myanmar

Rights groups called on the international community "to take effective measures to stop the junta before more innocent lives are lost"

22 Catholic missionaries killed around the world in 2021, says report

There were at least 22 Catholic missionaries who were killed around the world in 2021, half of them in Africa, according to a report...

Myanmar junta troops intensify attacks, continue to target Catholic churches

Priests and nuns were reported to have been forced to flee and hide "in a safe place" as troops looted convents

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