• January 27, 2018

    The Chinese authorities have imposed new controls on the Tibetan Buddhist monastic centre of Larung Gar that infringe upon freedom of religion, says Human Rights Watch.

  • February 12, 2009

    The (Lutheran) Church of Norway says its representatives were due to be present at a court case hearing yesterday on the future of one of the world's most ancient monasteries, Mor Gabriel in Turkey.

  • November 16, 2007

    A world church leader has responded with "strong disappointment and shock" to what he says is the unlawful recent destruction of an historic Orthodox Christian Church by eight officials of a local Ministry of Forestry in Turkey.