Publisher, HarperCollins, Whitewashes Israel from Maps in Textbooks Distributed in the Middle East

The Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales has accused the publishing giant HarperCollins of harming peace efforts in the Middle East by leaving Israel...

‘Greatest Threat’ to Christianity in 2015 is the Rise of Islamic Extremist Groups in...

There is a "pressing threat" to Christians in Kenya and Tanzania as a result of "Islamic groups determined to establish their brutal version of...

Israel: The Only Place Middle East Christians Are Safe

While Christians throughout the Middle East are being slaughtered and expelled in their thousands, I know only one place where I can live my...

Relatives Shocked After Live TV of AirAsia Search Shows Bodies, Debris Floating In Sea

After more than two days of tense waiting to learn the fate of relatives aboard AirAsia Flight 8501, family members got the tragic news...

Iran, World Powers Set to Resume Talks on January 15

Iran and six world powers are set to resume low-level talks on Iran's nuclear program in Geneva on Jan 15, with wide gaps remaining...

Al-Shabaab Intelligence Chief Killed by U.S. Airstrike in Somalia

A leader of the al-Shabaab Islamist group was killed by a US air strike on Monday, Somali officials say. The intelligence chief, named as Abdishakur,...

Millions of Dalit Christians In India Forced to Choose Between Their Faith and Government...

The term “Dalit” is a term used in India to describe people from Hinduism’s lowest caste. Forced into poverty for generations from the India’s...

AirAsia Officials Confirm Debris Found Is from Missing Jet

Officials have confirmed that debris found in Indonesian waters is from AirAsia Flight 8501 that vanished on Sunday, the airline said. In a statement Tuesday,...

Debris Purportedly from Missing AirAsia Flight Spotted in Java Sea

Indonesian television showed footage of objects floating in the Java Sea on Tuesday which an official said could be part of the AirAsia jet...

Death Toll Rises to 10 After Fire on Ferry Near Greece

The death toll following a fire on the Norman Atlantic ferry off Corfu has risen to 10, with the evacuation of all those on...

World Jewish Congress President Says Anniversary of Auschwitz is a Reminder of What Happens...

Next month's 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp is a reminder, at a time when anti-Semitism is on the rise...

Cameroon’s Army Kills At Least 41 as It Fights Off Islamist Militants

Cameroon's army killed at least 41 Islamist militants as it fought off a wave of attacks along its border with Nigeria over the weekend...

Palestinian Teen Killed by Israeli Soldiers Near West Bank Checkpoint

Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian teenager on Monday near a checkpoint in the West Bank after he reportedly threw rocks at drivers. WAFA, the...

First Ebola Case to Hit Scotland Confirmed

A health worker who just returned to Scotland from Sierra Leone has been diagnosed as the country''s first Ebola case, Scottish authorities said Monday. The...

Italy Ferry Death Toll Rises to 7

The death toll following a fire on the Norman Atlantic ferry off Corfu has risen to seven, with the evacuation of all those on...

Death Toll in Greek Ferry Fire Rises to 7

The evacuation of a ferry that caught fire off the coast of Greece has been completed and two more corpses have been found, bringing...

Obama Leaves Open Possibility of U.S. Embassy in Iran

President Barack Obama isn't ruling out the possibility the U.S. could one day reopen an embassy in Iran. Obama was asked in an NPR interview...

Syrian Gas Facilities Attacked by Suicide Bombers; 8 Dead

A Syrian official says two suicide attackers have targeted separate natural gas facilities in the central province of Homs, killing eight people. The state news...

Iran Holds Funeral for General Killed Fighting ISIS in Iraq

Iran held a funeral on Monday for a senior Revolutionary Guard commander who was killed during a battle against the Islamic State extremist group...

Palestinian Stone-thrower Shot and Killed by Israeli Troops

The Israeli military says its forces shot and killed a Palestinian who was throwing stones at drivers in the West Bank. The military says forces...