The Vatican on Saturday signed an agreement giving it a long-desired and decisive say in the appointment of bishops in China. Critics labeled it a sellout to the government.
Religious leaders detained as group orders all churches built after 1992 to be destroyed.
A group of Indian Catholic nuns are staging a rare street protest in the southern state of Kerala demanding justice after an alleged sexual assault of a nun by a bishop.
Beijing city authorities have banned one of the largest unofficial Protestant churches in the city and confiscated "illegal promotional materials”.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s government must stay the course on its policy of encouraging interfaith dialogue while suppressing Buddhist nationalism.
Myanmar's main opposition party warned that Friday's decision to outlaw the latest iteration of the country's leading nationalist group could throw the country into turmoil.
Group formerly known as Ma Ba Tha told to take down signs, halt activities under its name
Monarch visits Shan monk, whom many in Thailand believe favorably affected outcome of the two-week saga.
Maing Hpone Sayadaw already revered by many in Myanmar, including some top leaders.
Ultranationalist writer Maung Thway Chun is on trial for religious hate speech over comments warning that Myanmar was at risk of being overrun by Christians and Muslims.
Readers’ Perspectives: The issues in the strife-torn region stem from migration; this is not a religious conflict, writes Kyaw Lat.
Religious Affairs Minister U Aung Ko has tried to take action against those sowing religious discord. The army is standing in his way.
Military representative compares Maungdaw to Kosovo; Parliament approves a proposal for the govt to take necessary security measures to prevent terrorist attacks in Myanmar.
A Sri Lankan court jailed for six months a Buddhist monk accused of inciting violence against Muslims after finding him guilty of intimidating the wife of a missing journalist.
The Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture has ordered monasteries to correct Buddha statues with mudras that go against Theravada Buddhist scripture or face legal action.