"We are currently fighting to quell Wahhabi extremism," Ven.Gnanasara Thero said.
The seminar recognized the need to integrate with the host society but it also showed a tendency to blame others for the Muslims' plight
More than 10 million people in the world are Stateless, and as such, are unsure of their rights, livelihood and future.
Lynching and other anti-Muslim moves have rendered the constitutional guarantee of religious freedom a farce
Islamic clerics said that women cannot be judges, especially in criminal cases.
Of the minorities who are almost 30% of the population, the Tamils and Muslims are the most important because they are block votes,
A Kerala Muslim, Kutty voluntarily settled in Pakistan in 1949 to work for democracy, secularism, workers' rights and peace with India, says Bina Sarawar.
By saying that the compilation of a National Register of Citizens is India's internal matter, Foreign Secretary S.Jaishankar may be assuring Bangladesh that it will not push "illegal migrants" into it.
Tourism Minister John Amaratunga pointed out that the only unfortunate aspect now for the tourism industry is the State of Emergency, which is still continuing.
Scholar Sujatha Arundathi Meegama examines the historical synergies and differences between the Buddhist and Hindu temples and the hybrid Devales.