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Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya

Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya

Bangladesh today rejected a claim by Myanmar that the Buddhist-majority nation had repatriated the first five among some 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled to the neighbouring country to escape military-led violence against the minority group.A Myanmar ... Business Standard, 5 days ago

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Why Ram/Buddha, Tendulkar/Jayasuriya is hard to beat

If India follows smart cultural diplomacy in Sri Lanka, it has unmatched advantages over both China and Pakistan, says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). Part 1: A soldier returns to Sri Lanka IMAGE: An imposing statue of the Buddha in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, one of Buddhism's most holy sites. Photograph: Archana Masih/'Buddhists Sinhalas are deeply religious and everyone has a desire to visit Bodh Gaya and Lumbini (Buddha's birth place) at least once,' says Colonel Athale. The situation in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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Hardline Buddhist group accused in anti-Muslim riots in Lanka to float political party

A hardline Sinhala-Buddhist group in Sri Lanka, which was allegedly involved in attacks on Muslims during the recent communal riots in the country, has decided to float a political party. Mahason Balakaya or the Devil Mahasonas Force, which had allegedly ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
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No need to extend #39;State of Emergency#39; in Lanka, ban on social media to be lifted by Friday: Mins

Communal violence broke out in the country#39;s scenic district following the death of a man from the mainly Buddhist Sinhalese majority.
 Money Control1 month ago Sri Lanka declares state of emergency after Buddhist-Muslim clash  Reuters1 month ago Sri Lanka declares emergency, Buddhists burn Muslim shops: 10 highlights  Business Standard1 month ago Sri Lanka declares emergency following communal clashes  Prokerala1 month ago
Business Standard

Rise of violent Buddhist rhetoric in Asia defies stereotypes

Maha Apichat, a young and influential ex-monk, used Facebook to call on followers to burn down a mosque for every monk. He was later defrocked.Experts say Buddhist clergy can trigger violence without directly participating. "With a couple of very rare ...
 Zee News1 month ago

Sri Lanka Emergency temporarily lifted in Kandy following violence between Buddhists and Muslims

A curfew in the Sri Lankan town of Kandy will be temporarily lifted on Thursday, authorities said, following days of violence against members of the minority Muslim community by Buddhists.
 DNA1 month ago Sri Lanka eases 'anti-riot' curfew in Kandy  Deccan Herald1 month ago Curfew in Sri Lankan tourist town of Kandy to be temporarily lifted  Reuters1 month ago
Business Standard

Sri Lanka emergency: FB blocked, Buddhists torch mosques; 10 developments

The Sri Lankan govt imposed a 10-day emergency to quell the spread of communal riots on Tuesday. Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa slammed Maithripala Sirisena's United National Party for inaction BS Web Team Last Updated at March 7, 2018 20:27 IST Sri ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Sri Lanka president lifts emergency  Sify1 month ago Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena lifts emergency  DNA1 month ago Sri Lanka finally lifts nationwide state of emergency  DNA1 month ago

Grenade blast kills one in Sri Lanka communal violence, social media blocked

COLOMBO (Reuters) - A grenade blast killed one person in further violence between majority Buddhist Sinhalese and minority Muslims in Sri Lanka on Wednesday as the government moved to block social messaging networks in an effort to halt the bloodshed.
 Reuters1 month ago Sri Lanka blocks social media as Buddhist mobs attack mosques  Reuters1 month ago After Emergency, Sri Lanka shuts down social media networks like Facebook as Buddhist mobs attack mosques  DNA1 month ago Following emergency and violence against Muslims, Sri Lanka to lift ban on social media  DNA1 month ago

Fresh violence in Lanka's Kandy; Internet shut

Fresh violence on Wednesday erupted between majority Sinhala Buddhists and minority Muslims in other areas of central Sri Lanka’s riot-hit Kandy district, prompting authorities to extend a curfew till Thursday. The authorities on Tuesday imposed curfew till Wednesday morning after communal violence in the Theldeniya area of the central hill district that left two persons dead and damaged several mosques and homes.   Government spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne said that the curfew has ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Fresh violence in Lanka as Muslim-owned restaurant attacked  Rediff.com1 month ago Fresh violence erupts in riot-hit Kandy, 81 suspects arrested  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Rs. 361.97 crore sanctioned for buddhist circuits under Swadesh Darshan scheme

Details of Buddhist Circuits under Swadesh Darshan scheme (Rs. in crore) Sl. No. Name of State Name of Circuit & Year Project Name Amt. Sanctioned Amt. Released 1. Madhya Pradesh Buddhist Circuit (2016-17) Development of Buddhist Circuit in ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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