Deadly oil tanker explosion mars Eid festival in Pakistan

Special prayers offered for the 150 dead at the church near where the tragedy took place.

 

Vietnam considers end of two-child policy

Jun 26, 2017

Vietnam: Government concerned about..

'My Family's Slave:' The unpleasant truth

Jun 22, 2017

Philippines: Story of filipina domestic..

Archbishop’s ecumenical prayer for peace in Northeast India

Jun 26, 2017

India: Archbishop menamparampil said..

As India ages, over 61% of elderly will have no income security by 2050

Jun 14, 2017

India: The centre pays rs 200 per month under the indira..

Vietnam expels Catholic activist to France

After being detained, peter pham minh hoang was put on a plane to paris without being allowed to say goodbye to his..

 

Indonesian Catholics join Muslims in Eid al-Fitr celebrations

Christians keen to generate greater bonds against backdrop of heightened religious tensions.

 

Islamic State desecrates Catholic chapel in Mindanao

Cardinal orlando quevedo calls on leaders of philippine terror group to punish those who trashed holy site.

 

Landslide survivors in Bangladesh yearn to start over

Those who have lost loved ones, homes are now looking to rebuild their lives.

 

Church leaders decry drug trade in Indonesian jails

Anti-narcotics chief says half of country's illicit drug trade controlled by inmates.

 

Vatican mute as Germany backs China bishop

German ambassador appeals for release of underground bishop peter shao zhumin of wenzhou.

 

Civil society upset as Sri Lankan minister threatens lawyer

Justice minister asks christian-defending lawyer to apologize for televised comments.