The European Court for Human Rights (ECHR) has refused to review an appeal filed by the Russian Federation over a decision in favour of the Church of Scientology.
The case concerned the refusal of St. Petersburg authorities to… Continue reading
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on Tuesday about recent religious attacks and conversion attempts in the country, affirming his and his Government’s commitment to freedom of religion.
Modi was speaking at a national celebration of the Elevation to Sainthood… Continue reading
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[More from the House of Lords November 27th debate.]
Last November the Lords debated the role of religion and belief in British public life. Coming to… Continue reading
Russia Religion News reports that for the first time in the years of Ukrainian independence, pastors of the Christians of Evangelical Faith [KhVE] of Donetsk and Luhansk provinces were prevented from attending their provincial conference.
The pastors were prevented by… Continue reading
An expanded legal guide to issues surrounding registration and recognition of religious and belief organisations and communities has been published by the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).
“Guidelines on the Legal Personality of Religious or Belief… Continue reading
On Thursday 27TH November 2014, Members of the Lords debated the role of religion and belief in British public life. The debate included two bishops, the honorary president of the Muslim Women’s Network, a council member of… Continue reading
SOURCE: Channelnewsasia: SINGAPORE: A Falun Gong supporter was sentenced to two months’ jail and six strokes of the cane on Wednesday (Jan 20) after pleading guilty to vandalising a pillar under the MRT track – which belongs to SMRT –… Continue reading
Source: The Independent: The number of antisemitic incidents reported in the UK reached a record high last year as people reacted to the conflict in Israel and Gaza, according to research published today.
The Community Security Trust (CST), which monitors… Continue reading