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Jul 07, 2019
Kerala priest arrested for sexually assaulting six boys since December 2018, charged under POCSO, Juvenile Justice ActsA 40-year-old Christian priest was arrested Sunday for allegedly sexually assaulting six inmates of a boys' home here, police said
Jun 18, 2019
Kerala Lalitha Kala Akademi rejects government direction to review award for cartoon about bishop accused of rapeKK Subhash was awarded by the Kerala Lalitha Kala Akademi for his caricature of Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who has been accused of rape. The award led to protests and suggestion of reviewing their decision, which the Akademi rejected.
May 14, 2019
Sri Lanka bomb blasts: UN expresses alarm over rise in prejudice against minorities, says govt 'shouldn't tolerate' communal violenceSri Lanka officials added that 'the Government needs to give the example that it will not tolerate the spread of prejudice and hate. This needs to be done at the national and local level, by putting an end to local discriminatory practices'.
May 07, 2019
Pakistan's FIA arrests 10 Chinese nationals for trafficking local girls to China, forcing them into prostitutionAt least 10 Chinese nationals, including a woman, have been arrested in Pakistan for allegedly luring young Pakistani girls into fake marriages then forcing them into prostitution in China
Apr 22, 2019
Day after Easter blasts, challenge for Sri Lanka is to prevent existing fissures from destabilising countryThose behind the Sri Lanka blasts, whether part of an Islamic State module or any other module, whether from inside or out, will only feed on existing fissures, the best counter terrorism model is to simply refuse to follow that path
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