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Oct 01, 2017
Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in ColomboSri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo
Sep 26, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Radical Buddhist monks attack refugees in Sri Lanka; authorities to relocate groupRadical Buddhist monks stormed a United Nations safe house for Rohingya refugees near Sri Lanka's capital and forced authorities to relocate the group
May 14, 2016
Buddhist monk hacked to death inside monastery in BangladeshA 70-year-old Buddhist monk was on Saturday brutally hacked to death inside a remote monastery in Bangladesh
Mar 11, 2016
Buddhist monk attacked for being mistaken for a Muslim in USIn a shocking incident, a 66-year-old Buddhist monk was assaulted in the US by an attacker who apparently mistook him for being a Muslim.
Mar 02, 2016
First self-immolation of year reported in TibetA Tibetan Buddhist monk set himself on fire and died in protest against the Chinese rule, in the first such action this year
Apr 21, 2015
Buddhist monk detained for looting graves for skulls to be used in black magic ritualsA 65-year-old Buddhist monk being held by police is accused of looting graves for skulls to be used in black magic rituals
Nov 19, 2014
Sri Lankan President Rajapakse cleared to seek re-electionSri Lanka's president cleared a final hurdle to seeking re-election on Wednesday when he completed the mandatory four years of his second term, opening the way for snap polls expected in January.
Aug 05, 2014
US blasts Sri Lanka after pro govt activists disrupt war widows meetingThe US embassy said activists led by Buddhist monks stormed the meeting in Colombo on Monday and "behaved threateningly towards the families of the disappeared".
Feb 23, 2014
Buddhist monks protests Dalai Lama as he visits USDozens of Buddhists rallied on the streets of San Francisco on Saturday protesting the Dalai Lama, who they say has persecuted followers of an ancient diety that the Tibetan spiritual leader denounced decades ago.
Jul 07, 2013
Bodh Gaya blasts: Two injured monks out of danger, say doctorsLama hails from the Tibet Autonomous Region, while Sanga is a Myanmarese national. While Lama sustained injuries in his legs, Sanga's received injuries in his right hand in the blasts.