An Islamic institute is conducting a course to teach Protestant youths about Islam and pluralism.
Wahid Institute, initiated by former president Abdurrahman Wahid, is cooperating with the Crisis Center of the Christian Church of Indonesia (GKI, Indonesian acronym) in running the four-session course.
Police in Vietnam's capital have launched a criminal investigation into Catholic Church protests over a land dispute, while state-run media accused church leaders Tuesday of abusing their power to incite followers to confront the Communist government.
President George W. Bush in his final State of the Union address Monday night lauded the work of faith-based organizations with government's help and proposed continued support of faith-based programs during the last year of his Administration.
A Malaysian court on Tuesday rejected a petition to have a dead man declared a Buddhist after he was buried as a Muslim in the latest interfaith dispute to rock this multiethnic but largely Muslim nation.
Relatives of the late Gan Eng Gor had asked the High Court in southern Seremban state to reverse...