The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom included India on its list of Tier 2 countries, worthy of close monitoring due to religious freedom violations within their borders.
Eco Catholic: Berta Caceres, an outspoken environmental activist in Honduras, was murdered in her own home, sparking outrage.
Four nuns from the order founded by Mother Teresa of Calcutta are reportedly among 16 killed by gunmen who attacked a church-run retirement home in Yemen.
The latest spike in anti-Semitism in Europe is rooted in a global prejudice that persists over time and in places where Jews have never lived.
Global Sisters Report Preview: A group of varied sisters, priests, and lay people come together in Vietnam to translate the Bible and other holy books into Vietnamese.
NCR Today: Congress has launched a bipartisan effort in support of Israel's colonization of occupied Palestinian territory in the West Bank and greater East Jerusalem.
The Italian Senate legalized same-sex unions but those opposed to the bill succeeded in stripping a key component of the proposed law regarding family rights for gays.
Chinese authorities are continuing their campaign of removing crosses in Zhejiang province, and one of the latest was taken from a Catholic Church, Zhuangyuan Church in Yongqiang parish.
After months of public debate and protests, the Italian Senate passed a controversial "Cirinna" bill that grants legal recognition to nonmarried heterosexual and homosexual couples. The bill passed Feb. 25.
Police in Spain have arrested a fugitive businessman accused of swindling pensioners with the backing of a Catholic priest who worked at the Vatican before retiring to the Canary Islands.