BANGLADESH – Highlights

BANGLADESH – Highlights

World Hindu News Weekly – 21 Sep 2014

        September 21, 2014   Role of Hindu temples in India for social change An Interview with Dr....

Hindu idols vandalised over land dispute

Some residents in Rangpur city on Friday evening beat up their rival inside a temple and vandalised three idols,...

The Hindu Temple And Human Rights In Bangladesh

Bangladesh was born to be a Bengali nation-State out of Islamic Republic of Pakistan by the sacrifices of Bengali...

Hindu community demands 3-day Durga Puja holiday

Members of the Hindu community at a human chain in Dhaka on Friday demanded a three-day government holiday during...

Home Ministry task force to monitor giving citizenship to Pakistan, Bangladesh Hindus

NEW DELHI: As a first step to grant Indian citizenship to nearly one lakh Hindu refugees from Pakistan and Bangladesh, the...

Hindu Mohajote pushes for 3-day Durga Puja holiday

Leaders of Bangladesh Jatiya Hindu Mohajote (BJHM) on Friday renewed their demand for a three-day government holiday during Durga...

Bangladesh Hindu’s ‘Rights And Reality’ In The Republic

The collective dream of liberation was for the establishment of democracy in the country, and it has to be...

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina asks Hindu community to be vocal

PM Sheikh Hasina said her government ensured rights to practise one’s own religion by reviving the spirit of secularism...

BNP men block water flow to croplands of Hindus

Over a hundred Hindu farmers at Falimari village of Lalmonirhat’s Aditmari upazila are facing water shortage in cultivating crops,...

Gogoi to urge Modi for a policy on asylum to Hindu refugees from Bangladesh

The Assam government has decided to urge the Narendra Modi-led Union government to frame a policy for granting asylum to...

Hindu family comes under attack in Lalmonirhat, 4 hurt

Four people including two women were stabbed when supporters of a Jamaat-e-Islami activist attacked the house of a Hindu...

Hindu devotees in Bangladesh celebrate annual chariot festival

Devout Hindus soaked in the religious fervour in Bangladeshwhile celebrating the annual Hindu chariot festival over the weekend. People, especially...

India meet demands Hindu state revival in Nepal

At a religious convention held in Ponda of Goa in India, Hindu leaders from India, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh...

Bangladesh, not for Hindus for Muslims only

The present condition of Chakma people, followers of Theravada Buddhism and living in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh,...

Unabated woes of Bangladeshi Hindus

Bangladesh (formally East Pakistan) came into existence after a bloody war from March 26 to December 16, 1971 with Punjabi...

Protection regime for minorities Hindu’s in Bangladesh

The inception of Bangladesh and its subsequent political history are marked by the blood spill and surviving struggle of...

US lawmakers call for protection of Hindu’s minority rights in B’desh

Expressing concern over the deteriorating condition of minority rights, American lawmakers have urged Bangladeshi Government to protect fundamental human...

Bangladesh government should do more to end persecution of Hindus

Relations between India and Bangladesh can at best be described as a roller coaster ride over the past 42...

Villagers clash with gamblers at a Hindu religious fair

At least 10 people were injured in a clash between the villagers and gamblers while the former were protesting...

Modi asks Bangladeshi immigrants to pack up after May 16

BJP prime minister candidate Narendra Modi has said that “Bangladeshis” will be deported if he comes to power, in...