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Sri Lankan Buddhist monk calls for stoning on Muslims after Easter bombings

Monk Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana Thero says Muslims should be stoned amid unverified reports of Muslim doctor sterilising Buddhist women.

24 Jun 2019 3:36 PM

Majoritarianism is never inclusive

The first few decades of Congress rule hid the fact that we Indians are also like our brothers in Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

22 Apr 2018 12:55 AM

Sri Lanka declares 10-day emergency after Buddhist-Muslim clashes

Some Buddhist nationalist have also protested against the presence of Muslim Rohingya asylum-seekers from mostly Buddhist Myanmar.

06 Mar 2018 2:33 PM

Motorcycle bomb in Malaysia kills 3, injures 24, army suspects insurgents

A rebellion against Thai rule in the country's culturally distinct 'Deep South' bordering Malaysia has left nearly 7,000 dead, since 2004.

22 Jan 2018 7:10 PM

Faceless tragedies

As tribes have evolved into nations, and religious views have become more intolerant, the killing frenzy has mounted.

12 Sep 2017 12:23 AM


India unfazed, Dalai Lama event on

New Delhi’s decision to allow the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal was reported in October last year.

04 Mar 2017 3:18 AM

Of mountains, beaches and bridges

Marketing professional Komal Agarwal relives her recent tour to Vietnam — and particularly, the city of Danang.

15 Jan 2017 12:55 AM

Here’s why science declined in India

The book was translated in Arabic and was highly regarded even by those outside the subcontinent.

14 Dec 2016 6:05 AM

Risking China's fury, Dalai Lama preaches in Mongolia

Dalai Lama is scheduled to chant special sutras at a large sports facility built by Chinese companies through Chinese aid.

20 Nov 2016 11:17 AM