Tags: "politics"

24 Mar
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Police interrogate sisters after false allegations of breaking conversion laws

Indian nuns, postulants face railway ordeal. A video circulating in social media shows a nun and a student facing questioning from Hindu activists inside a train in India. Two Catholic nuns in northern India were forced to change out of their religious habits midway ...

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08 Jun
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Indian state’s new law aims to end Christians’ educational rights

Christians fear the law will eventually bring all church schools under government management Christian and other religious minorities in western India’s Gujarat state are upset about a new state law that they say curtails their right to manage their educational ...

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19 May
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Christians struggle to check pandemic’s spread in northeast India

Illiteracy, poverty and lack of electricity are among challenges in fighting Covid-19 among tribal people Catholic dioceses in India’s northeastern states have joined other Christian groups to contain the spread of Covid-19 among vulnerable indigenous people, especially those working in ...

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04 Jan
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British report scolds India govt over religion-based violence

Modi govt is not proactively tackling spiralling religiously motivated violence, report says. A British parliamentary report has criticized the Indian government for failing to protect religious minorities from violent Hindu hardliners. A report by the British All-Party Parliamentary Group for International Freedom ...

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