religious disputes

Nepal court comes to Pashupatinath’s aid


January 31st, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 31 (IANS) Nepal's apex court Monday came to the aid of one of the nation's oldest and holiest Hindu temples, asking the government not to tamper with the ... Read more...

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A Malaysian Christian man gets rid of his Muslim name


March 7th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A man in Malaysia, was given an Islamic name at birth and was a Christian, a rare victory for religious minorities in this Muslim-majority nation, in an Islamic court.The man's original identity ... Read more...

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Malaysian government says no to Race Relations Act


February 24th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 (IANS) The government of multi-ethnic Malaysia Tuesday rejected a proposal for a Race Relations Act, saying it preferred to review existing laws that "are enough to keep the ... Read more...

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