Last Updated: Dec 19, 2014

Concern mounts in India over persecution of religious minorities

New Delhi, India, Dec 19, 2014 / 06:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The rise in attacks by Hindu radicals against members of minority religions in India, primarily Christians and Muslims, is drawing concern across the country, with many calling for more concrete government action.

Catholic Radio bringing voice to voiceless in Uganda

Arua, Uganda, Dec 19, 2014 / 10:35 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A small community radio station in rural Uganda, running almost entirely on solar power, is spreading the Gospel and giving “voice to the voiceless” in regions of conflict and suffering.

Police and Knights of Columbus join forces to fight the cold

New Haven, Conn., Dec 19, 2014 / 04:16 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Knights of Columbus is joining forces with the New Haven Police Department in the Coats for Kids initiative to make winter a little warmer for children and families in need this year.

Vatican communications committee advances path of reforms

Vatican City, Dec 19, 2014 / 02:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican's committee on communications has finished its third round of visits to Vatican media branches, and will likely discuss the outcomes of the visits in their next meeting, due to take place in January.