The head of Asian Evangelical Alliance (AEA) on Monday welcomed the Sri Lankan government's decision stop heavy shelling and air strikes against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam in the northern part of the country.
Human Rights Watch, Christian Solidarity Network, Dalit Freedom Network and the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty have appealed to foreign ministers in the European Union and the United States to immediately call for an end to the sectarian violence in India's Orissa state.
Floods in northeastern India have damaged over 50,000 homes and at least 350 people been reported dead. Church agencies and Christian NGO's have meanwhile mobilized for the initiation of the gathering and distribution of relief supplies to the victims.
Renowned Christian apologist and evangelist Ravi Zacharias has a new book out that carries an intricate dialogue between Jesus and Krishna, a deity of Hinduism – the third largest religion in the world. The author aims to make evident the vast differences between Christianity and Hinduism.