• October 15, 2005

    The official relief and development fund of the Episcopal (Anglican) Church USA is partnering with the Dioceses of Peshawar and Lahore in the Church of Pakistan to provide immediate assistance in the aftermath of the recent terrible earthquake, which has now officially claimed 38,000 lives.

  • September 9, 2005

    The Catholic Church in India has announced a new HIV/AIDS policy whose aims include combating prejudice and promoting access to health treatment for people affected by the disease.

  • October 11, 2004

    A leading Christian body has expressed "deep concern" at what it said was a rash of violence against the minority community in several states following the April-May general election, reports the Indo-Asian news service.

  • May 14, 2004

    Christians in India are regarding the surprise election defeat of the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as an answer to their prayers.

  • March 24, 2004

    As US and European companies outsource hi-tech work to India to benefit from low-cost and abundant skilled labour, the clergy is doing likewise seeking to compensate for the acute shortage of priests in the West reports Sky News.