Wednesday, 26 February 2014, 23:53 (EST)
A large mob led by Buddhist monks attacked a pastor and his wife in Sri Lanka's Central province when they defended their right to worship.
Eleven monks from the hardline nationalist organisation,..
Sunday, 2 February 2014, 23:55 (EST)
The gang that knocked on the door of a pastor’s home in Andhra Pradesh state and stabbed him to death earlier this month consisted of Hindu extremists, authorities said.
State police have..
Thursday, 16 January 2014, 5:36 (EST)
Large mobs led by Buddhist monks attacked two churches in Galle district as believers gathered for worship on Sunday. Protesters claimed the Christian presence in the small coastal town of Hikkaduwa,..
Saturday, 28 December 2013, 0:39 (EST)
At the background of the recent conflicts and violent situations created by the polarized position taken by the Government and the Opposition on the issue of Parliamentary election to be held on..
Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 7:47 (EST)
Police used water cannons and canes against peaceful protestors who were demanding equal rights denied to Christian and Muslim Dalits for decades in India.
The demonstrators were marching to the..
Sunday, 1 December 2013, 23:21 (EST)
The father of a 7-year-old boy tortured and killed last week in India’s Rajasthan state said police are ignoring his suggestions on possible suspects – Hindu extremists who have long threatened..
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