Religious Freedom – Hindus

Hundreds attack Hindu homes, temples in Bangladesh

By AP NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of Muslims in eastern Bangladesh angry about a social media post launched a wave of attacks against Hindu temples and homes in a rare convulsion of communal violence in the region, Bangladeshi police said ... Full Article

Pakistan’s Perilous Religious Laws

By Knox Thames | October 30, 2014 Pakistani Christian Aasia Bibi’s death sentence for blasphemous activity has shone a spotlight on the perilous situation for religious communities in Pakistan. The country’s laws repress religious ... Full Article

Hindu Worship Place Set Ablaze in Larkana

Larkana: Enraged protesters set a Hindu Dharamshala (worship place) ablaze over the alleged desecration of holy pages in Larkana on Saturday. According to reports, a group of furious mob surrounded the house of a Hindu person who allegedly burnt ... Full Article

Canada Condemns Attack on Temple in Pakistan

March 16, 2014 – The Honourable Deepak Obhrai, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and for International Human Rights, today issued the following statement: “Canada condemns today’s attack on a Hindu temple in ... Full Article

India: Woman booked under anti-conversion law

RAJKOT: A case was registered against a woman under Anti-Conversion Law 2003 in Talala police station in Junagadh district. Sources said that Manju Devara, a resident of Semaliya village in Talala taluka, was booked under section 5 of Gujarat ... Full Article