Twin objectives power BJP's renewed affinity for PC George

Party aims to bring George’s controversial remarks to the centre of public debate and reach out to a leader who boasts of having good connections with the Church 

published on : 2nd May 2022

Stir at Jamia Millia  against anti-Muslim violence

Students condemn acts of intolerance in JNU and express anger over lawlessness, hate crimes against minorities.

published on : 13th April 2022

Mobs clash with police after Sri Lanka emergency

Police fired teargas to disperse rioters in curfew-bound central Sri Lanka hours after a state of emergency was imposed in a bid to quell anti-Muslim violence.

published on : 7th March 2018

Senior UN official to visit Sri Lanka after anti-Muslim riots

The government said it was imposing the state of emergency after police failed to curb violence in Kandy, where mobs of Sinhalese burned mosques, homes and businesses belonging to Muslims.

published on : 7th March 2018

Sri Lanka declares national state of emergency over communal violence

Sri Lanka declared national state of emergency to quell anti-Muslim violence after mobs from the majority ethnic Sinhalese population burned shops and homes.

published on : 6th March 2018