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    Bangladesh Hindus want model temples in upazilas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:18pm on June 19, 2021

    Leaders of Hindu community in Bangladesh on Saturday demanded the construction of at least one model temple in each of the upazilas across the country...

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    Release of Jhumon Das held under DSA demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:48pm on June 04, 2021

    A group of politicians, writers, teachers and human rights activists on Friday called for the immediate release of Jhumon Das, who was arrested in a...

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    PBI arrests Sulla minority attack prime suspect JL leader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:32am on March 20, 2021

    The Police Bureau of Investigation has arrested the prime suspect and ruling Juba League leader for his alleged involvement in Wednesday’s attack and looting of...

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    22 arrested for attacking Hindu houses in Sulla

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:48pm on March 19, 2021

    Police arrested 22 people in connection with two cases filed with Sulla police station for their alleged involvement in Wednesday’s attacking and looting Hindu houses...

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    Provincial government to pay for destroyed Pakistan Hindu temple

    Agence France-Presse. Peshawar | Updated at 03:32pm on January 01, 2021

    A Hindu temple in Pakistan destroyed by a Muslim mob last week will be rebuilt using provincial government funds, its information minister said Friday. Around...

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    Call for end to violence against religious minorities in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 03:39pm on November 07, 2020

    Bangladesh Hindu Buddha Christian Oikkya Parishad on Saturday staged demonstrations across the country protesting against attacks and intimidation against religious minorities, violence against girls and...

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    Zafrullah sued for ‘hurting religious sentiment’

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 03:06pm on August 19, 2020

    The Chattogram Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday directed the Detective Branch of the Chattogram Metropolitan Police to investigate a case filed against Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder...

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    UP chairman arrested for vandalising temple

    Subarna Afrin | Updated at 12:02pm on June 28, 2020

    Police arrested a chairman of Gangachara sadar union parishad Aftabuzzaman Saturday night in a case filed in connection with the attack on the Dakshin Baraipara...

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    Attacks on Hindu community continue during general holidays

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on April 28, 2020

    Leaders of Hindu Buddhist Christian Unity Council on Tuesday said that the Hindu people across the country faced repressing in different districts during the countrywide...

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    Religious minorities for withdrawal of BBC’s ‘instigating’ remark

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on May 04, 2019

    Representatives and leaders of religious and minority communities on Friday denounced the portrayal of BBC that religious minorities in Bangladesh were being persecuted and claimed...