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China imparting 'patriotic education' to Tibetan monks and nuns infuriates region's religious leaders
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China imparting 'patriotic education' to Tibetan monks and nuns infuriates region's religious leaders

Buddhism has always been perceived by the Chinese as one of the most formidable hurdles en route exercising total control over Tibet.

Centre working on policy for Chinese Buddhist monks who wish to meet Dalai Lama in India, says report
India

Centre working on policy for Chinese Buddhist monks who wish to meet Dalai Lama in India, says report

Centre is working on a policy for Chinese Buddhist monks who wish to meet the Dalai Lama in India.

2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts: NIA court defers pronouncement of quantum of sentence till Friday
India

2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts: NIA court defers pronouncement of quantum of sentence till Friday

The pronouncement of the quantum of sentence for the five individuals convicted in the 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blast case was deferred to Friday.

2013 Bodh Gaya serial blast: five accused convicted, quantum of sentence to be pronounced on 31 May
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2013 Bodh Gaya serial blast: five accused convicted, quantum of sentence to be pronounced on 31 May

A special National Investigative Agency (NIA) court on Friday convicted five Indian Mujahideen militants in the 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts case in which several persons including Buddhist monks were injured.

Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo
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Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo

Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo

Rohingya crisis: Radical Buddhist monks attack refugees in Sri Lanka; authorities to relocate group
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Rohingya crisis: Radical Buddhist monks attack refugees in Sri Lanka; authorities to relocate group

Radical Buddhist monks stormed a United Nations safe house for Rohingya refugees near Sri Lanka's capital and forced authorities to relocate the group

US blasts Sri Lanka after pro govt activists disrupt war widows meeting
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US blasts Sri Lanka after pro govt activists disrupt war widows meeting

The US embassy said activists led by Buddhist monks stormed the meeting in Colombo on Monday and "behaved threateningly towards the families of the disappeared".

Buddhist monks protests Dalai Lama as he visits US
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Buddhist monks protests Dalai Lama as he visits US

Dozens 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.

Bodh Gaya blasts: Two injured monks out of danger, say doctors
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Bodh Gaya blasts: Two injured monks out of danger, say doctors

Lama 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.