Attacks on Hindu temples have been reported in Bangladesh since last Wednesday after an alleged blasphemous post surfaced on social media during the Durga Puja celebrations.
While persons from the community fight inequality and discrimination in every sphere of their lives on a daily basis, something as basic as right to shelter has long been an issue for them.
Hindu-owned temples and shops in Feni, about 157 kms from the country's capital, have been vandalised and robbed during fresh clashes on Saturday.
The Commission directed the government to maintain the status quo in the matter as ordered by the High Court of Meghalaya twice earlier and furnish a detailed report.
Then in June, Hungary's parliament passed a law that prohibits the “depiction or promotion” of homosexuality and sex reassignment in materials accessible to minors under 18.
Alam Ram Bheel, a resident of Punjab's Rahimyar Khan city, was picking raw cotton along with his other family members, including his wife, in a field.
The Punjab elections seem to be the topmost priority in the minds of those who rule us—the NDA-BJP combine that controls all the levers of power in the government.
However, details of the "dialogue" were not shared by him or other officials.
Former IPS officer Iqbal Singh Lalpura said that minorities are '100 per cent secure' under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
In Rewa district, a metal painter Mohd Asad was mercilessly flogged by four to five men, including a man from his own community over suspicion that he stole batteries from buses.
The petitioner claimed to have done extensive work on issues pertaining to human rights violations of intersex people.
The number of white Americans declined for the first time since the nation's founding in 1776.
Police here booked 25 members of a right-wing Hindu group for allegedly thrashing a vendor selling 'henna'.
A Muslim man was assaulted in the public and allegedly asked to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' even as his minor daughter tried to save him.
The order was passed after the Centre made a plea to extend the deadline by a period of three months.