BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Frees Christian Jailed For Blasphemy

By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

pakistanchristiansBAHAWALPUR, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani worker, who converted from Hinduism to Christianity, was expected to embrace his family later on Tuesday, January 29, after spending nearly 16 months in prison on "false charges" of "blasphemy", his defense team told BosNewsLife.

Poland’s Cardinal Glemp Laid To Rest At Massive Funeral Mass

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

CARDINALGLEMPWARSAW, POLAND (BosNewsLife)-- Prayers reverberated throughout Warsaw's main cathedral Monday as the nation laid to rest Cardinal Jozef Glemp, who headed the Polish Catholic Church through the last years of Communism and the painful transition towards democracy.

Holocaust Memorial Day Overshadowed By anti-Semitism

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

europeBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Europe remembered Sunday, January 27, the killings of six million Jews and others the Nazi's didn't like, amid concerns about rising anti-Semitism in Hungary and other countries.

BREAKING NEWS: U.S. Pastor Abedini Jailed For 8 Years in Iran

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Saeed Abedini is seen with his family.TEHRAN, IRAN (BosNewsLife)-- Iran has sentenced Saeed Abedini, an Iranian-American pastor, to eight years imprisonment for evangelism and there are fears he may die behind bars, a friend told BosNewsLife Sunday, January 27.

NEWS WATCH: Former PM Wins Czech Presidency In First Direct Race

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

zemanwinsBUDAPEST/PRAGUE (BosNewsLife)-- Left-leaning former Czech Prime Minister Milos Zeman has won his country's first direct presidential elections with about 55 percent of the vote. The international community was closely watching the voting as it will impact the Czech Republic's future relations with the European Union.