Homeless people gather beside a portrait of Saint Teresa, the founder of the Missionaries of Charity. Photo: AP
Homeless people gather beside a portrait of Saint Teresa, the founder of the Missionaries of Charity. Photo: AP
India

India blocks Mother Teresa’s charity from receiving foreign funds

  • The charity, set up by the Nobel Peace Prize winner in 1950, works with some of the country’s poorest and destitute
  • Since 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has cracked down on hundreds of NGOs; last year Amnesty International shut down its India operations

Topic |   India
Homeless people gather beside a portrait of Saint Teresa, the founder of the Missionaries of Charity. Photo: AP
Homeless people gather beside a portrait of Saint Teresa, the founder of the Missionaries of Charity. Photo: AP
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