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May 27, 2017
Trump denounces Egypt attack as 'merciless slaughter,' says 'bloodletting of Christians must end'US President Donald Trump has denounced as "merciless slaughter" the attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt that left at least 28 dead, urging the nations to defeat "terrorists engaged in a war against civilizations".
May 26, 2017
Jharkhand lynching: State Minority Commission claims it 'well orchestrated conspiracy'Jharkhand State Minority Commission chairman Kamaal Khan on Friday claimed that the recent lynching incidents and subsequent violence was a well orchestrated conspiracy to tarnish the image of Chief Minister Raghubar Das.
May 24, 2017
Narendra Modi govt appoints Jain member among five for first time to minority commission panelFacing flak from the opposition over vacancies in the National Commission for Minorities (NCM), the Centre has appointed five members to the panel. The NCM, which has the responsibility of protecting interests of the minority communities, was left with no member in March in 2017.
May 22, 2017
Suspected Syrian rebel leader accused of having tortured civilians, faces 'war crimes' trial in GermanyA German court on Monday put on trial for war crimes a suspected former Syrian rebel commander accused of having tortured civilians while fighting for a militia linked to the Free Syrian Army.
May 22, 2017
Uttar Pradesh set to end 20 percent minority quota in social welfare schemesThe Bharatiya Janta party government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to end the 20 percent quota for minorities in social welfare schemes.
May 22, 2017
Pakistan to conduct first census since 1988, source of fear and hope for minoritiesPakistan's census was delayed for years by politicians squabbling over the potential implications.
May 21, 2017
Four booked for raping minor girl in Rajasthan's Sikar district, sharing obscene video on social mediaFour youths have been booked by police in Sikar district for circulating an obscene video of a teenage girl after allegedly abducting and raping her
May 19, 2017
Haryana minor rape case: 10-year-old victim undergoes abortionA 10-year-old Rohtak girl, who was found to be five months pregnant after being allegedly raped by her stepfather, underwent an abortion on Friday, after the district court had left the matter to a medical board here.
May 16, 2017
Haryana minor rape case: Medical board clears abortion for 10-year-old victimRohtak: A panel of doctors here decided to abort the foetus of the 10-year-old girl, who was found to be five months pregnant after allegedly being raped repeatedly by her stepfather.
May 15, 2017
Haryana minor rape case: Mother of 10-year-old pregnant girl wants abortionThe mother of 10-year-old girl, who was found to be five months pregnant after being raped repeatedly allegedly by her stepfather, has moved a city court seeking permission to abort the foetus.