rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

International Religious Freedom

Rediff.com  »  News  »   International Religious Freedom

  News for International Religious Freedom

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

'Modi a poster boy of India's failure to punish the violent'

Two top members of a US Congress-constituted commission on religious freedom have expressed sadness over nomination of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime......

US panel wants Modi included on lookout list besides visa ban

Katrina Lantos Swett, chair, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, tells Rediff.com's Aziz Haniffa that the USCIRF will be uncompromising about denying Gujarat Chief......

Sikh wins turban case against France in UN

The United Nations' rights body has concluded that France had violated the religious freedom of a 76-year-old Sikh man when he was asked to remove his turban for his ID photograph, a US-based Sikh......

China restricting religious freedom, says Clinton

The Chinese government is restricting individuals, in particular those of the minority community, from their religious practices, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Tuesday. "In China,......

'Listing India on 'Watch List' smacks of bias'

The decision of the US Commission for International Religious Freedom to place India in the 'Watch List' of countries along with Russia, Afghanistan and Cuba raises questions of bias and flawed......

Will oil prices continue to decrease?

Pushing a barrel of oil back to around $100 would require a reduction of production of about two million barrels a day - a cut that would fall predominantly on Saudi Arabia, says Claude Smadja. It......

Mukesh Ambani, Adani to join Modi's business meetings in US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not taking along an industry delegation to the US but top representatives of India Inc are likely to travel to New York and Washington to be part of the power-packed......

'It is time to liberate our minds'

'We have won our political freedom, we have liberalised our economy and now it’s time to liberate our minds also. That is why this film.' Director Ketan Mehta lists his reasons for making......

'I am comfortable with the level of nudity in Rang Rasiya'

'I have always had a rather unconventional approach to my work. The films I have chosen don’t always fit into the conventional Bollywood graph,' Nandana Sen tells Rajul Hegde. We don't see......

In Pix: Asia's golden age of sport

SISTAR perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images The 17th Asian Games came to a close on Saturday, bringing an end to......

How basketball's hijab ban controversy has escalated

Iran's Aghaei Hajiagha Soraya, right, shakes hands after losing to India's Saina Nehwal in the women's singles badminton match at Gyeyang Gymnasium during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.......

Hijab row fallout: Asian Olympic officials highlight 'rights of athletes'

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has criticised the world governing bodies for basketball and men's tennis, saying they were preventing athletes from representing their countries at international......

South African Hindus outraged by Ganesha cartoon on BCCI-CSA tussle

A cartoon of Lord Ganesha depicting the tussle between the Board of Control for Cricket in India and Cricket South Africa has outraged South Africa’s Hindu community, which termed it a......

  People speak for international religious freedom

  • QNA
Q. write few lines on Independence day
:  A. Independence Day of India is celebrated on Fifteenth of August (8/15/47) to commemorate its independence from British rule and its birth as a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/write-few-lines-on-independence-day//answers/20413629

  Web results for International Religious Freedom
A mixed bag for Modi

PM Narendra Modi in Office (Photo: PTI) The year 2014 closes for the Modi government on a mixed note. Internationally Prime Minister Narendra... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141226/commentary-op-ed/article/2014-mixed-bag-modi
Baghdad's Christians gather defiantly for Christmas Eve mass

2:51am IST BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Baghdad's embattled Christian community worshipped defiantly Wednesday night at Christmas Eve mass. The... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/12/24/mideast-crisis-iraq-christians-idINKBN0K21AD20141224?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews
What will happen to Israel?

Uneasiness inhabits Israel, a shadow beneath the polished surface. In a violent West Asian neighbourhood of fracturing states, that is perhaps... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/449628/polls-march-happen-israel.html
The real honour

All the controversial issues his party had been forcefully advocating during its election campaigns were put aside by him. Kshama karo Bapu tum... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-real-honour/
Something's rotten in state of Pakistan

The problems underlying some conflicts are so simple that one tends to overlook them while laying out a resolution plan. It is the same with... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=89944

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


international religious freedom
International Religious Freedom Act...


0 Followers

international religious freedom
United States Commission on...


0 Followers

international religious freedom
International Association for...


0 Followers

international religious freedom
International Day of Prayer for the...

In the modern church calendar, the...
2 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z