The Indian government did not demonstrate a trend toward either improvement or deterioration in respect for and protection of the right to religious freedom, the US State Department said in its annual report on religious freedom around the world.
In a show of unity, several hundreds of Dalit Christians and Muslims joined by activists, priests, nuns and church leaders, took out a 'Parliament March' and dharna in the capital demanding the restoration of the Schedule Caste rights guaranteed by the Constitution.
The audacity of the woman’s loving act illustrates the capacity of even the powerless to influence change in a social setting, if someone in power acknowledges the act.
Alleged Hindu extremists attack a Christian family, beat them up including two women, damaged their house and accused them of forceful conversion in Vyasmallapura Thanda, Bellary District, Karnataka...
Former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno A Sangma, who is contesting the July 19 election for the office of the President, had hardly anything satisfactory or substantial to say about Kandhamal killings, massacre of Graham Staines and anti-conversion law during an interview last week.