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    Henry Sawpon denied bail

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 05:29pm on May 15, 2019

    A Barishal court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea filed by poet and journalist Henry Sawpon, a day after he was arrested under controversial Digital...

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    Bangladesh Christian poet arrested over writing on priests

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 09:04pm on May 14, 2019

    Poet, columnist and journalist Henry Sawpon was arrested by the Barishal police in a case filed under Digital Security Act over his Facebook status criticising...

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    Our mosques and churches are also burning

    Ramzy Baroud | Updated at 12:00am on April 25, 2019

    AS THE 300-foot spire of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris tragically came tumbling down on live television, my thoughts ventured to Nuseirat Refugee Camp,...

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    Sri Lanka detains Syrian as blasts toll rises to 321

    Reuters . Colombo | Updated at 12:06pm on April 23, 2019

    Sri Lankan police detained a Syrian among 40 people being questioned about the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels, government and...

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    SL Christians afraid to attend church after blasts

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:00am on April 23, 2019

    Members of Sri Lanka’s Christian minority have been left afraid to go to church after deadly attacks that hit Easter services, killing nearly 300 and...

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    Philippine church attack kills 18

    Agence France-Presse . Jolo, Philippines | Updated at 10:38am on January 27, 2019

    At least 18 people were killed Sunday when a double bomb attack hit a Catholic church on a southern Philippine island that is a stronghold...

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    Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result, loser decries ‘coup’

    Reuters . Kinshasa | Updated at 02:50pm on January 11, 2019

    Catholic Church rejected the official result of Congo’s presidential election on Thursday and the loser denounced a ‘coup’, dashing hopes that the country could stage...

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    Scandal-hit US archidiocese to file for bankruptcy

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:48am on December 01, 2018

    The Archdiocese of Santa Fe, which is facing a litany of lawsuits in New Mexico over claims of sexual abuse committed by priests, has announced...