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TJ Joseph, Christian teacher accused of blasphemy (and mutilated) is fully acquitted
Kerala Court hands down acquittal on appeal. In 2010, Islamic extremists accused the teacher of having offended Muhammad. While denying any responsibility, a group of strangers cut off his hand and part of his right arm. After being suspended and then fired by the school authorities, today the teacher was offered his job again.
Kerala, hand severed of Christian Professor accused of blasphemy
The victim is a college professor who "insulted Muhammad" in an exam questionnaire. Islamic extremism is growing in Kerala: many schools face pressures on the use of the veil. The condemnation of national Muslim organizations. Sajan K. George: Sharia is not law in India.
Mumbai: Nitesh, 15, a life cut short by the folly of the terrorists
Among the 195 victims of the massacre in India was a young man killed in the crossfire between the police and terrorists. Security forces have killed the last three extremists barricaded inside the Taj Mahal hotel, putting an end to a battle that lasted for more than 62 hours. About 300 people have been injured, but the number could rise over the next few hours.
Still no culprit for Kashmir Church fire. Fear among local Catholics
The police can not identify those responsible, despite the footage of security cameras. Brahmin Hindu convert to Catholicism: "The local community is left to itself, the church authorities must act." Bishop of Jammu-Srinagar: "The situation is tense, but the Church in India strongly supports us."
24/07/2008 INDIA - PAKISTAN
Tension rises in Kashmir, nine dead in two different attacks
A bomb exploded in the middle of a group of migrant workers in Srinagar. According to the police, the objective was a paramilitary squad on patrol, but a witness says that the target was a group of Hindu pilgrims. A former leader of the mujahedin was killed in a second attack.
Christians of Shanti Nagar remember the massacre of 1997
Hundreds of faithful of all denominations gathered to commemorate the victims of the clashes, born of false accusations of blasphemy. The government has never granted compensation to victims.
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