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    Branded as ‘infiltrators’, Muslims in Assam fear for future

    Agence France-Presse  . Kamrup , India | Updated at 12:25am on July 15, 2019

    Born in India 71 years ago, Mohammed Rehat Ali is still traumatised a month after his release from a detention camp, struggling to shake off...

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    BJP’s dream state is Muslims’ purgatory

    Raihan Amin | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    WHEN Indian Hindus are moved by the plight of Palestinians, they are perhaps influenced by the fact that Palestine belongs to the third world and...

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    Question of Muslim political representation

    Sandeep Pandey | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    INDIAN Muslims are a deprived community with very low participation in the functioning of the world’s largest parliamentary democracy. This despite the fact that followers...

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    Continuing relevance of Ranil in time of elections

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2019

    THERE are five important issues that the country faces at the present time.  They are dealing with the post-Easter Sunday bombing fallout and resulting anti-Muslim...

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    China Muslims urge G20 pressure to end ‘genocide’

    Agence France-Presse . Osaka | Updated at 08:41pm on June 28, 2019

    An exiled advocate for China’s ethnic Uighur minority Friday urged world leaders gathered in Japan for the G20 summit to confront Chinese president Xi Jinping...

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    Modi pained by Muslim man’s lynching

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 08:01pm on June 26, 2019

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi said Wednesday he was ‘pained’ by the killing last week of a Muslim man who was tortured and forced to...

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    S Lanka police overturn local council ban on Muslims

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:36am on June 26, 2019

    Sri Lanka’s police Tuesday stepped in to prevent a local council from banning Muslim traders from a weekly fair in another backlash from the devastating...

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    Youth beaten for hurting religious sentiments

    United News of Bangladesh . Narail | Updated at 01:23am on June 26, 2019

    A young man was injured in a mob beating at Ujirpur in Narail municipality area on Tuesday reportedly for hurting religious sentiments of Muslims. The...

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    Indian police arrest 11 for torturing Muslim man to death

    Agence-France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on June 26, 2019

    Indian police arrested 11 people Tuesday over the killing of a Muslim man who was tortured and forced to chant Hindu slogans in the latest...

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    India rejects US report on attacks on minority Muslims

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 08:24pm on June 23, 2019

    India on Sunday rejected a US State Department’s annual report on religious freedom that raised questions about the government’s inability to curb violent attacks on...