Christians in India berated and falsely charged by police for handing out food to the poor

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A pastor and a team of youth missionaries from his church were abused and falsely charged in India earlier this month for providing food and clothing to the poor, in another instance of police complicity with the radical Hindu nationalist agenda.

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Christians in India scapegoated for Catholic child trafficking scandal and Muslim forced marriages

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In a tragic misunderstanding, the leader of a Hindu nationalist organization in India is vowing to prevent the spread of Christian faith across his country because of alleged child trafficking activities of the charity founded by Mother Theresa and purported forced conversions and marriages of Hindu girls by Muslim men.

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Hindu nationalists and police in India siding together against Christians

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A young pastor in India and his congregation were attacked by a 200-man-strong mob of Hindu nationalists brandishing hockey sticks last week, sending the Christians to prison, where they endured a demonic level of police brutality.

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Indian religious nationalists target 30 locations where they say conversions are happening, leading to persecution of Christians

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Christians in Utter Pradesh State, India, are experiencing a barrage of attacks after religious nationalists pinpointed 30 locations across the state where they claimed conversions to Christian faith were taking place.

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Pastor and children attacked in India for not participating in Hindu holiday, lose everything

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A Christian family was driven into the jungle by tribal animists in India last week after Hindu nationalists instigated local animists against a pastor and destroyed his home.

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Indian pastor tied to tree and beaten by radicals, charged with forced conversions

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A pastor in India is in hiding after receiving charges for "illegal conversion" following a beating by more than 150 Hindu radicals.

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Christian leader in India run over by Hindu nationalists on motorcycles

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Hindu nationalists in India ran over an evangelical leader with motorcycles, accusing the Christian man of forcibly converting Hindus to Christianity.

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Family of Christian evangelist in India targeted by tribal villagers

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A Christian evangelist in India was targeted by tribal animists in his village, the assailants attacking his wife, mother, and 11 month-old son when he was discovered not to be home and destroying much of his property.

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Christians attacked in days prior to Trump's first India visit

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Significant attacks on Christians occurred in the days prior to US President Donald Trump's first visit to India, during which religious freedom was expected to be a main item in discussions with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Falsely accused Christians in India spread gospel to prisoners

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Three Christians accused of forced conversion in India spent two months in prison despite police failing to find evidence of wrongdoing, but the unjust incarceration became an opportunity for the gospel.

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