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Gunmen kill worshippers during church service in Nigeria

June 06, 2022 7:39 am

Local media said gunmen had fired at worshippers and detonated explosives at the church in Nigeria

Roorkee church attack: DGP assures action; no arrests yet

October 05, 2021 7:52 am

The state government has authorised district magistrates of all 13 districts to use the stringent National Security Act for the next three months, citing incidents of violence in some districts.

Twelve killed in Nigeria church shooting, say hospital sources

August 06, 2017 7:53 pm

"When the chaos subsided I went inside, I saw my fellow church members dead in a pool of their own blood and many others were screaming in pain." Security agents were said to have cordoned off the church.

Armed men attack Chhattisgarh church, set afire Bible, thrash pastor

April 19, 2016 4:38 pm

As per the complaint, two men identified themselves as belonging to some other denomination of the Christian community and expressed their desire to pray in the church.

Church attack: Prompt action taken, but will guilty be brought to book?

March 09, 2016 7:19 pm

There are several reasons for the urgency shown in the response by the state, primary among which is the political fallout.

Chhattisgarh Church vandalism: Four more arrested

March 07, 2016 5:55 pm

Sunday's attack was the fourth attack on a Christian site of worship in past month in Chhattisgarh.

Mob vandalises church in Chhattisgarh

March 08, 2016 11:22 am

Attackers came in motorcycles, shouted slogans like ‘Jai Shri Ram’; cops blame encroachment dispute.

Ranaghat: Another church vandalised in an attempt to robbery

July 10, 2015 5:15 pm

The robbers reportedly failed to take away anything except moving out the tabernacle that preserved the statue of Jesus.

Reel Inspiration: Inspired by a film, Delhi cops form crack team to bust church, school attacks

May 05, 2015 1:49 am

The idea to form such a team, said a senior police officer, was inspired by the Bollywood spy thriller Baby.

Man held for vandalism in church

May 05, 2015 1:21 am

The police said that the incident took place Monday after the brothers had a verbal spat with the head priest at the church.


Police detain dozens protesting attacks on churches in Delhi

February 05, 2015 4:40 pm

The protesters hold Hindu hardliners responsible for the attacks on churches in Delhi.