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IS Slammed for Persecuting Minorities in Iraq
New Indian Express

UNSC denounces persecution of Iraqi...

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has denounced militant persecution of Christians and other minorities in Iraq, warning such actions can be considered crimes against humanity. The Islamic State, which last month declared a "caliphate" ... The Echo Of India, 1 day ago
IS Slammed for Persecuting Minorities in Iraq New Indian Express, 2 days ago

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Yahoo! Malaysia, 4 weeks ago
Malay Mail, 4 weeks ago
Malaysian Insider, 1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph, 2 months ago, 6 months ago

Destined to fail

When the ex-Chief Justice (CJ) of Pakistan, Tassaduq Husain Jillani, ordered the constitution of a Council for Minorities Rights (CMR), Christians were relieved and proud of the decision, believing that someone was finally caring about them. Their ...
 Daily Times2 days ago
Outlook India

Streak Of Violence

Chhattisgarh doesn't have religious minorities to speak of—they are a mere two per cent of its population. That should make it an oasis of communal harmony. Right? Well, not quite, as several admittedly small but significant incidents this year ...
 Outlook India5 days ago

Panel for cancelling minority status of 10 dental colleges

The Legislative Council's assurance committee has recommended cancellation of linguistic minority status to 10 undergraduate and postgraduate dental colleges that have failed to fill quota seats as stipulated by the (NCMEI). The panel said ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
Inter Press Service

Sri Lanka Muslims cut back Friday prayers after unrest

Sri Lanka's Muslim minority held shortened Friday prayer services as religious tensions gripped the island after clashes with hardline Buddhists killed four people, an official said. The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka (MCSL) said Islamic clerics instructed ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Live: Dalai Lama urges Buddhists to halt violence against Muslims in Sri Lanka, Myanmar  Sify2 weeks ago U.N. Chief Urges Sri Lanka to Protect Muslims Under Attack  Inter Press Service3 weeks ago Muslims close shops to protest Sri Lanka attacks  Sify1 month ago

UN Security Council condemns persecution of minorities in Iraq

The UN Security Council on Tuesday strongly condemned the persecution of minority populations in Iraq by armed extremist groups, warning that such acts may constitute a crime against humanity. "The members of the Security Council express their deep ... days ago UN condemns persecution of minorities in Iraq  Balita.org2 days ago

Coptic Solidarity Urges Immediate International Action on Iraqi Genocide

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Coptic Solidarity is gravely concerned for the future of indigenous religious minorities in the Middle East as the Islamic State continues to cleanse all religious minorities from areas in its control. The world has met ...
 CEOWorld Magazine2 days ago
New Europe

European Parliament on Sudan, Egypt and Nigeria

Parliament passed three separate resolutions on Thursday, calling on the Sudanese authorities to protect minorities' religious identities, expressing its alarm at the increasingly severe clampdown and physical attacks on media and civil society in ...
 New Europe1 week ago Human rights: Sudan; freedom of expression in Egypt, recent attacks in Nigeria Press release - Humanitarian aid / External relations − 17-07-2014 - 11:42  European Parliament1 week ago Press release - Human rights: Sudan; freedom of expression in Egypt, recent attacks in Nigeria  Noodls1 week ago EU passes resolution condemning Meriam Ibrahim apostasy case  Sudan Tribune1 day ago
Abu Dhabi National

Who can be considered a religious authority in the West?

The activities of a London based Sharia council have recently attracted the attention of the British media. Accused of miscarriages of justice, the episode is only the latest in a series of controversies relating to the practice of Islamic law for ...
 Abu Dhabi National5 days ago

Inquiry commissioned by Birmingham City Council reveals details of religious extremism in 13 schools

Quote: Children were taught that all Christians are liars and attempts were made to introduce Sharia law in classrooms as part of an alleged 'Trojan Horse' takeover plot of Birmingham schools, an inquiry has found.The inquiry commissioned by ...
 Politics.ie5 days ago
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