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REPORT: Is persecution of Muslim and Christian minorities in India on the wane?

by Becky Barlow - 23rd January 2013

EFI notes decrease in incidence of attacks – but government still sanctions discrimination against non-Hindus.

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British gay play to tour Africa after producer is freed by Ugandan court.

by David Sseppuuya - 16th January 2013

‘Several enquiries’: David Cecil in court last week. Photo: The Daily Monitor, UgandaUganda’s Rafiki Theatre chose homosexuality as subject for Yorkshireman’s drama.

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Responses to gang-rape expose India’s spiritual bankruptcy

by Vishal Arora - 9th January 2013

Men participants of an RSS rally in Gujarat state. Photo: Vishal AroraFor India’s masses, the inhuman gang-rape of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi was apparently a call for better enforcement of law and order.

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