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Holy cow! Beef banned in a Hindu city

Holy cow! Beef banned in a Hindu city

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India: Jim Crow laws in the world's largest democracy

India: Jim Crow laws in the world's largest democracy

Caste, race, and India's eugenic policies play a role in supressing voter rights.

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India has miles to go in its struggle for religious tolerance

India has miles to go in its struggle for religious tolerance

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Pakistan: Treatment worsens for Christian and Hindu women

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India: Attack on Christian church augurs renewed Hindu violence

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India: Catholic bishop jailed for human rights advocacy

India: Catholic bishop jailed for human rights advocacy

In addition to Catholic Archbishop Anil Couto, two Protestant bishops - Roger Gaikwad and Alwan Masih were also arrested by police in Delhi. In addition, two Christian lay activists are being held for their human rights advocacy.

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Evangelical pastor murdered in Nepal

Mounting Hindu nationalism claims the life of a young Christian pastor.

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India acquits murderers and arsonists who attack Christians

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Hindu extremists strike Assembly of God congregation twice

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Central India aflame with attacks on Christians

Central India aflame with attacks on Christians

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India: Report emerges on anti-Christian hate

India: Report emerges on anti-Christian hate

Christians in India recall the martyrdom of Pastor Graham Staines and his two young sons, who were burned to death in 1999 by Hindu nationalists. A report provides rankings of the most deadly states for Christians in India.

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Hindus flee persecution by Muslims in Pakistan

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India is called upon again to respect human rights

India is called upon again to respect human rights

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Christian Martyrs to be commemorated in India

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India: officials looking into infanticide by starvation

India: officials looking into infanticide by starvation

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India is increasingly seen as source of drug-resistant disease

India is increasingly seen as source of drug-resistant disease

Poor sanitation infrastructure, coupled with under-regulated anti-biotics, makes India a veritable crucible of drug-resistant bacteria.

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Pakistan court sends home 3 women forcibly converted to Islam

Pakistan court sends home 3 women forcibly converted to Islam

In Pakistan, there are 1,000 cases of forced conversions of Christian and Hindu girls and women to Islam each year.

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India: Villagers attack police who prevented child marriages

India: Villagers attack police who prevented child marriages

In the Jhalawar District of Rajasthan, 30 minors were being illegally married in a group.

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Abandoned baby girls found in India

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India: native peoples protest against destructive mining operations

India: native peoples protest against destructive mining operations

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India to build replica of Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat

India to build replica of Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat

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India: Hindu radicals say tolerance for Christians is revoked

India: Hindu radicals say tolerance for Christians is revoked

St Joseph University Institute was attacked by hundreds of sword-wielding Hindu radicals demanding an end to Christian education in India.

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India: Impunity for Hindus who murder Christians

India: Impunity for Hindus who murder Christians

Authorities in India have released a suspect in the murder of a Christian human rights activist. No clues on murderers.

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India: Christian children especially vulnerable to attacks by Hindus

India: Christian children especially vulnerable to attacks by Hindus

Persecution of Christians by Hindu radicals is expected to grow in 2012.

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India: Baptist pastor arrested under false pretenses

India: Baptist pastor arrested under false pretenses

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India: No justice for Christians raped and murdered

India: No justice for Christians raped and murdered

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Cult leader wins distinction for his 39 wives

Cult leader wins distinction for his 39 wives

Cult leader Zionnghaka Chana sees no obstacle to having one big happy family, with 39 wives.

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Unseen Manipur rejuvenated in advance of politicians' visit

Unseen Manipur rejuvenated in advance of politicians' visit

Indian PM Singh and President Gandhi visit Manipur. Fresh paint and flowers are being applied. Will they notice the pot-holes and poverty?

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India's mistaken population policy

India's mistaken population policy

Kerala State is posed with the 'Women's Code Bill', which would limit each woman to two children.

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India: Christians demand investigation of church arson

India: Christians demand investigation of church arson

Christians are united in Maharashtra State in India in demanding a probe of the gutting of a 150-year-old Christian church.

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Catholic bishops say religious freedom under attack worldwide

Catholic bishops say religious freedom under attack worldwide

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India: Ethnic and religious minorities seek guarantees of protection

India: Ethnic and religious minorities seek guarantees of protection

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Cardinal Tauran calls for religious tolerance on the part of Hindus

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India: Christians rescue girls from prostitution

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