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Ahmadi leader granted bail in child sexual assault case

    Muneeb-Ur-Rehman, who is a former Ahmadi leader and a teacher, has been granted bail…

‘800 Pakistani Hindus returned home from India’

      Around 800 Pakistani Hindus in Rajasthan, who came to India seeking citizenship on…

Catholic priest handed four-year prison for sexual abuse of young girl 40 years ago

      An elderly Catholic priest has been sentenced to four years in jail for…

Buddhist views on suicide examined after climate activist self-immolated on Earth Day

    Back in 1965, the renowned Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh wrote a letter…

In India A New Pattern Emerges: Bulldozing Muslim Properties

  Haneefa, 38, was going about her daily routine in her small barbecue shop in New…

Burger King draws criticism for ‘blasphemous’ ad in Spain

    A Burger King advertisement in Spain sparked controversy during Holy Week. The advertising campaign…

Immigration is changing the composition of religion in Canada, survey finds

    Growing immigration is changing the composition of religion in Canada, an in-depth survey shows,…

Sri Lankan man’s lynching: Death sentence for 6, life imprisonment for 9

     Six men have been sentenced to death over the mob killing of a Sri…

Ahmadi gay MP resigns, quits politics after conviction for child sexual assault

    Imran Ahmad Khan, the gay Ahmadi disgraced MP expelled from the Conservative party after…

The Unstoppable Rise of Hindu Nationalism

     On March 25, Yogi Adityanath—a saffron-clad monk from the right-wing, Hindu-fundamentalist Bharatiya Janata Party—was…