Supporters Detained Missionary Launch Freedom Balloons For North Korea

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos 200412240029_00SEOUL/NEW YORK (BosNewsLife)-- Supporters of American Christian missionary Robert Park, who is believed to have been detained in North Korea, launched hundreds of balloons on New Year's day with texts calling for freedom in the isolated nation.

NEWS ALERT: Christians Terrified As Pakistan Detains Boy For Blasphemy; Muslim Leader Released

By BosNewsLife Asia Service KARACHI/ISLAMABAD (BosNewsLife)-- Hundreds of Pakistani Christians were camping on an open field in the capital Islamabad Thursday, October 11, terrified to go home after a court granted bail to an anti-Christian Muslim leader while authorities detained a Christian boy on charges of blasphemy.

Christian Girl Attacked For Saying She’s Pakistani

By Jawad Mazhar, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Pakistan _44510469_pakistan_afp4161PAKISTAN DHAREMA, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian schoolgirl in Pakistan's Punjab province was recovering Sunday, October 11, after she was allegedly "ruthlessly beaten" with a bamboo stick by a Muslim head teacher for saying she is "a Pakistani" citizen.

Young Mother Jailed For Blasphemy In Pakistan

By BosNewsLife Asia Service ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- There was concern Tuesday, May 1, over the situation of a young Pakistani mother who local Christians said has been "falsely accused" of "blaspheming" Islam's Prophet Muhammad.  

BREAKING NEWS: China House Church Pastor Lamb Dies at 88

By BosNewsLife Asia Service securedownload BEIJING, CHINA (BosNewsLife)-- Chinese Pastor Samuel Lamb, who spent more than 20 years in a forced labor camp and prison for his house church activities, has died, his supporters confirmed Monday, August 5

‘India Extremists Threaten To Kill House Church Family’

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos MURSHIDABAD, INDIA (BosNewsLife)-- A devoted Christian family in India's eastern state of West Bengal said Friday, June 1, they fear for their lives after Muslim "extremists" raided their house church meeting, injured believers and threatened to kill them.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Frees Christian ‘Blasphemy Girl’; Flown To Safety

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewLife's Stefan J. Bos ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A 14-year-old mentally-challenged Christian girl accused of blaspheming Islam was released from a notorious prison near the capital Islamabad Saturday, September 8, and flown to an unknown location, an advocacy official involved in her case told BosNewsLife.

North Korea Christians To Attend ‘Underground University’

Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

kimWASHINGTON/SEOUL (BosNewsLife)-- An American mission group said Thursday, February 12, it has launched an 'Underground University' to help exiled North Koreans to return and evangelize in North Korea or to spread Christianity among North Koreans in other countries, including in China.

India Hindu Extremists Cut Of Christians From Water, Land

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos NEW DELHI, INDIA (BosNewsLife)-- Several Christian families in eastern India faced uncertainty Saturday, May...

Pakistan Court Threatens To Cancel Bail Of Muslim Hardliners

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife lahoreburning LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani court has accepted a petition to  cancel bail of 36 Muslims accused of involvement in last year's anti-Christian violence in Lahore city, a major Christian advocacy group confirmed Monday, February 3.