Star Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been forced to make a public apology after receiving Islamist threats for attending a Hindu ceremony in neighbouring India.
Troops are deployed as demonstrators protest a new citizenship legislation.
Modi claims victory in India’s general election and vowed to crush the Gandhi dynasty’s comeback hopes.
BJP party says an “overwhelming” vote is in favour of a second term for Modi.
Voting in one of India’s most acrimonious elections in decades entered its final day.
Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn will be crowned this weekend in a pageantry-laden ceremony flecked by Hindu and Buddhist ritual, as Rama X furthers his primacy over one of the world’s richest monarchies and a kingdom beset by ulcerous political divides.
The largest religious gathering on earth is underway at the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati rivers. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government has actively promoted the festival.
India to give citizenship to immigrants of religious minorities in Muslim countries.
Two women defied a centuries-old ban on entering a Hindu temple in India.
Hindu monks linked to Modi’s Hindu nationalist party protest for building a temple.
Over 200,000 monks protesting near a disputed religious site dispersed peacefully.
India’s Court lifts a ban that prevented women from entering a Hindu temple.
Takeo culture department takes possession of an ancient “Hindu God Vishnu” statue.
Amnesty says it had gathered evidence that Rohingya insurgents armed group killed scores of Hindu civilians last August.
The Airavata Elephant Foundation – named after the tri-headed elephant mount of God Indra in Hindu mythology – held its fundraising event at the French Embassy in Phnom Penh last Friday.
Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, can certainly evoke strong emotions among travellers.
There are no Muslims left in Rasana, which has become a symbol of India’s rape crisis.
Indians protest a film portraying a Muslim ruler as the “lover” of a Hindu Queen.
Millions of Hindu devotees are gathering in northern India for the Magh Mela – one of the world’s biggest religious festivals involving ritual bathing in the holy waters of the Ganges river.
An Indian woman whose marriage to a Muslim was annulled at her Hindu father’s request has denies she was forcibly converted to Islam.
The Embassy of Malaysia held its first Deepavali, or Diwali, celebration at Rumah Malaysia on the weekend.
Malaysia’s royals made a rare intervention, calling for unity and religious harmony after “excessive actions” in the name of Islam.