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Mar 14, 2019
Dalit Women in Politics: Cynthia Stephen on Brahminism, patriarchy in politics — and the need for change"We have our governments which have been fooling us for 25 years on the issue of reservations for women in governance," says Stephen.
Feb 13, 2019
Catholic body to gauge community's view on issues faced by Christians, growing communalism ahead of LS pollsA Delhi-based Christian organisation has asked Catholic bodies across the country to organise seminars and discussions in order to gauge the community's views on growing communalism, minority rights, etc, ahead of the Lok Sabha Election
Jan 14, 2019
'Double-edged' Citizenship Amendment Bill will turn Bangladesh into Pakistan, say country's prominent HindusProminent Bangladeshi Hindus have criticised the NDA government’s determined bid to push through Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019, stating that the move may pave the way for Bangladesh to become an Islamic theocratic state like Pakistan
Oct 31, 2018
Pakistan's Supreme Court to rule on Christian woman facing death sentence over blasphemy allegationsAsia Bibi was condemned for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours objected to her drinking water from their glass because she was not Muslim. Her case has outraged Christians worldwide and been a source of division within Pakistan, where two politicians who sought to help Bibi were assassinated.
Aug 29, 2018
AAP leader Atishi Marlena, drops last name; party denies forcing her to change 'Christian-sounding' surnameSenior AAP leader Atishi Marlena, party's east Delhi Lok Sabha probable, has dropped her last name, which was apparently after Communist thinkers Karl Marx and Vladimir Lenin
Aug 14, 2018
Row over Christian 'appropriation' of Carnatic music aims to further the divide between the art and common peopleThe recent outrage about the Christian appropriation of Carnatic music is yet another tool and tactic of persons with a narrow worldview who aim to further increase the divide between classical music and the common people.
Jul 28, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence case: Church body to protest NCW recommendation to ban confessions; Union minister rejects standIn light of the Kerala sex-for-silence scandal, the National Commission for Women recommended banning confessions in churches over fears they could lead to women being blackmailed.
Jun 12, 2018
Christian community members fear communalism under BJP rule will polarise 2019 Lok Sabha electionsJusty Alex, who is also from Delhi and is pursuing her Masters in social work, says, "The most affected are the Dalit Christians, who face double the discrimination."
Jun 06, 2018
Man 'thrashed' by policemen, 'physically tortured' in custody after minor road accident in KeralaIn another incident of police apathy in Kerala, a man was allegedly thrashed by a group of policemen following a minor accident in Edathala, police said.
Jun 04, 2018
Kevin Joseph honour killing: UDF stalls Kerala Assembly, seeks CBI investigationThe alleged incident of honour killing of Dalit Christian Kevin Joseph last month rocked the Kerala Assembly on Monday, with the Opposition disrupting the proceedings to press its demand for a CBI probe.