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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......

For US body, India same as Somalia and Afghanistan

Obviously incensed after being denied visas to visit India, the US Commission on International Religious Freedom -- a US Congress-mandated body that monitors religious freedoms and rights worldwide......

Discuss religious freedom with Dr Singh, Bush told

The Congressionally-mandated United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, an independent, bipartisan, federal agency that advises both the Administration and US lawmakers, has......

Deny visa to Modi again, US state dept told

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom -- a Congressionally mandated body -- has urged the US State Department "to reaffirm its past decision to deny a tourist visa to......

India lauded for religious inclusion

The Bush administration's annual International Religious Freedom Report has lauded New Delhi for improvements in this area from previous years and declared that the new Indian government has......

India needs a clear Pakistan policy

As Mumbai lifts itself back on to its feet, the most immediate question facing India's citizens and government is who exactly were the attackers and how did they manage to gain such ready access to......

Pepsi: Repairing a poisoned reputation in India

Indra K. Nooyi says she still feels guilty filling a bathtub with water. It sounds far-fetched coming from the chief executive of a major multinational corporation, until you consider her early......

Finance Minister P Chidambaram's speech

Mr. Speaker, SirIt is my privilege to present the Budget for 2007-08.I. A MID-TERM REPORT CARD ON THE ECONOMY2. In November 2006, the UPA Government crossed the midpoint of its term of office. A......

What DLF boss learnt from Jack Welch

India's Gurgaon is the world's call-center hub. The newly built township, a short drive from New Delhi's airport and just 28 miles from the city center, looks like Shanghai in the 1990s -- a hive......

Five lessons to learn from the Love Guru

Settled into my plush theater seat, watching as Guru Pitka [Mike Myers] dispenses new-age wisdom, cheekily drops sexual innuendos, and lusts after Jane [Jessica Alba] all in the same scene, I hear......

Saeed Mirza writes book on parents

Saeed Mirza's first book is a multi-layered reflection on the forces acting on the world today, and the importance of looking back. Filmmaker-scriptwriter Saeed Mirza is speaking with a friend when......

  People speak for international religious freedom act

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Q. What will be the gain of Pakistan if Indian Muslims n Hindus fight among themselves?
:  A. I don't think Pakistan is poised to "gain" from international situations materially as Pak itself faces a caste system war on its own...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-will-be-the-gain-of-pakistan-if-indian-muslims-n-hindus//answers/17043636

Damodar Biswal
Q. Do non-muslims enjoy the same equal status in muslim countries as muslims enjoy in non-muslim countries?
Damodar Biswal:  A. There are clear guidelines in the Qur'an / Sunnah, which speak of straightening and cementing relationships between Muslim and non-Muslim citizens....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-non-muslims-enjoy-the-same-equal-status-in-muslim-countri/17043539/answers/6453049

Vishu Rocky
Q. What have we achieved in 60 years of independence?
Vishu Rocky:  A. Political slogans often outpace reality. When Rajiv Gandhi was campaigning in the late 1980s, he liked to say "Mera Bharat Mahan ." A TV...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-have-we-achieved-in-60-years-of-independence/5126086/answers/10398324

anupama  kumar
Q. Who are terrorists ??
Anupama Kumar:  A. Terrorism is a term used to describe violence or other harmful acts. Terrorism expert Walter Laqueur in 1999 has counted over 100 definitions and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-are-terrorists-/10398158/answers/1255712

  Web results for International Religious Freedom Act
UN rights monitor criticises Bahrain over Shiite expulsion

United Nation's (UN) religious freedom monitor urged today that Sunni-ruled Bahrain to halt discrimination against its Shiite majority and its... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/un-rights-monitor-criticises-bahrain-over-shiite-expulsion-114042500190_1.html
Hate speeches in India expose Hindu nationalism's violent and fascist agenda

Indian American coalition calls on India's Election Commission to take decisive action; urges Hindu American Foundation to condemn hate speeches... ...

http://www.milligazette.com/news/10344-hate-speeches-in-india-expose-hindu-nationalism-s-violent-and-fascist-agenda
Obama quietly reverses Hillary's get Modi policy

S President Barack Obama has quietly reversed a policy initiated by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, to "get Narendra Modi" —... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/news/obama-quietly-reverses-hillarys-get-modi-policy
Cold friends

A lot of diplomacy will have to be expended on dealing with this issue on both sides. This is just a fact, and those interested in the future of... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/cold-friends/
UN urges halt to propaganda, incitement to hatred

New York, Apr 16 : While corruption and widespread inequality were among the root causes of the massive street protests that erupted last year in... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-39831.html

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