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Activists have called for an end to prejudice in India's housing market

No Muslims, no single women: housing bias turning Indian cities into ghettos

On the inauguration of US president Donald Trump, an Indian real estate company ran an advertisement with the slogan ‘Homes that don’t discriminate’, calling...

Liberal Democrats target racial pay gap, hate crime and caste bias in manifesto

by REENA KUMAR THE Liberal Democrats have promised to ban caste discrimination, scrap the government’s counter-terrorism strategy and allow police to spend more money on...
remain a taboo

Child sex crimes remain taboo as cases surge in India

Sexual violence against children remains a taboo subject in India despite reports of children being raped, molested and trafficked for sex surging by almost...
The Islamic State has threatened India

Islamic State threatens attacks in India

In a rare appeal to India’s Muslim minority, Islamic State says it is planning to avenge the deaths of Muslims killed in riots in...

Selling the country to China? Debate spills into Malaysia’s election

When Malaysia's political parties unfurled their election flags and banners this month, Prime Minister Najib Razak's critics sniggered on social media that the manufacturer...

Muslim restaurant owner fed police and medics for free during parliament attack

A restaurateur has fed hundreds of emergency service workers for free in the aftermath of the deadly terror attack on parliament. Ibrahim Dogus, who was ordered to close...
Vijay Rupani (left) being sworn in as chief minister of Gujarat

Narendra Modi picks new leader to stabilise Gujarat

Indian prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed a party loyalist on Friday (August 5) to lead his home state of Gujarat in an effort to...
Boris Johnson said the UK will not mediate between India and Pakistan

Boris Johnson calls for end to Kashmir violence in Pakistan visit

BRITISH foreign secretary Boris Johnson called for an end to violence in Kashmir during a visit to Islamabad yesterday, warning tensions between India and...

Mallya ‘optimistic’ after arrest, says Force India driver Perez

Force India co-owner Vijay Mallya is upbeat about the future despite facing potential extradition from Britain to India after his arrest last week, the...

My govt will continue, says Sri Lankan Prime Minister

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today said he will continue to be the prime minister in the national unity government, notwithstanding the pressure to give up the party leadership...