Bahá’í World News Service
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 2 May 2018
A new documentary film about the community-building efforts of the Baha’i world, as
seen through the eyes of local populations, was released today.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 1 May 2018
In an extraordinary display of unity in diversity, delegates from around the world
have been describing developments in their Baha’i communities.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 30 April 2018
The results of the election of the nine members of the Universal House of Justice
have been announced.
More than 2,000 people representing a cross section of the human race came together
today in Bahji to celebrate the festival of Ridvan.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 29 April 2018
Over 1,300 representatives from around the world cast their ballots today to elect
the Universal House of Justice.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 27 April 2018
A new edition of For the Betterment of the World illustrates the Baha’i community’s ongoing process of learning and action in the
field of development.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 25 April 2018
Some 1,300 delegates representing more than 160 countries have arrived in Haifa to
participate in the 12th International Baha’i Convention.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 22 April 2018
The Universal House of Justice has announced that two of its members will be resigning
owing to considerations of age.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 20 April 2018
The bicentenary website has been expanded to include a new section with country reports.
MATUNDA SOY, Kenya, 15 April 2018
The design for the local Baha’i House of Worship in Matunda Soy, Kenya, was unveiled
at a celebration earlier today.
ROSEAU, Dominica, 13 April 2018
In the months since Hurricane Maria, another story has unfolded in the Caribbean—one
of unity, cooperation, and collective action to rebuild.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 4 April 2018
The crown at the top of the roof of the local House of Worship in Colombia has been
installed, marking an important milestone in the construction process.
VICTORIA, Canada, 2 April 2018
A recent symposium brought together hundreds in Canada to speak about reconciliation
between indigenous and non-indigenous peoples.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 28 March 2018
Postal services often issue commemorative stamps for historic occasions. This bicentenary
year proved no exception.
PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, 21 March 2018
Earlier today, the Baha’i community of Papua New Guinea unveiled the design for its
national Baha’i House of Worship.
BIC NEW YORK, 20 March 2018
Vahid Tizfahm completed his 10-year sentence yesterday. At 44, he is the youngest
member of the Yaran, who were imprisoned for their religious beliefs in 2008.
BIC NEW YORK, 17 March 2018
Jamaloddin Khanjani, 85, former member of the Yaran, completed his unjust ten-year
prison sentence yesterday.
BIC NEW YORK, 12 March 2018
The Baha’i International Community has released a statement for the United Nation’s
Commission on the Status of Women.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, 4 March 2018
Malaysia’s Baha’i community recently hosted an innovative national celebration for
the bicentenary of the birth of Baha’u’llah.
BIC BRUSSELS, 27 February 2018
Over 100 Members of the European Parliament and Parliaments across Europe denounce
the persecution of Yemen’s Baha’is in a statement released today.