Hinduists (as victims)
Iran: Freedom of Religion or Belief Prisoners in Iran
In Iran non-Muslims may not engage in public religious expression, persuasion or try to convert Muslims. Proselytizing of Muslims by non-Muslims is illegal and can be punishable by death.The governmen...
Iran: Religious Minorities Still Under Attack in Iran
Despite government rhetoric on religious freedom in Iran, it is extremely difficult to be anything but Shia Muslim in today's Iran. The country's religious minorities still face harsh repression, desp...
Iran: Freedom of Religion or Belief in Iran
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was speaking recently to the Human Rights Council, where he expressed his frustration with Hassan Rouhani's presidency thus far. He said that Mr Rouhani has failed to ...
Bangladesh: Hundreds of Hindus attacked in post-poll violence in Bangladesh take shelter in temples
Hundreds of Hindu families had to flee their homes following post-poll violence in different districts in neighbouring Bangladesh and are too scared to return as the administration could not ensure th...
Bangladesh: Bangladesh between 'secularism' and fundamentalism
On 25th November 2013 Hon. David Kilgour, JD made a presentation on the issue "The West and the Challenge of Democracy in Bangladesh - a Canadian Perspective" organized by the South Asia Democratic F...
Azerbaijan: A model of peaceful co-existence of Islam and minority religions
Press Release by MEP László Surján and Inese Vaidere
Bangladesh: Hindu community under attack at Lalmonirhat
The incident took place on 4th Nov 2013 around 12.30pm at the Satpatki Majihipara village of Mohendranagar Union in Lalmonirhat Sadar Upazila. The injured minority victims were admitted to the Lalmoni...
Pakistan: Religious Freedom Incidents: January - September 2013
In the last nine months, Human Rights Without Frontiers has collected an increasing number of acts of social hostility towards non-Muslim minorities in Pakistan.
Religious tension in Pakistan as Muslims dig up Hindu grave
A crowd of Islamic fundamentalists dug up the grave of a Hindu man in Pakistan, police said on Tuesday, in the latest sign of growing religious tension in the increasingly unstable province of Sindh.
Question Marks over Religious Freedom in Post-Election Malaysia
WEA-RLC Research and Analysis Report - 5/2013
India and South Asia: Report draws attention to Hindu hate crimes
With the release of their ninth annual report, members of the Hindu American Foundation are pushing policymakers to take action against international human rights violations directed at Hindus.
Mixed response to sweeping government checks
Representatives of hundreds of religious organisations inspected by state officials this Spring have voiced mixed impressions of the checks, according to a survey by Forum 18 News Service.
United States Commission on International Religious Freedom criticizes Japan for violating religious freedom
In its Annual Report on the State of International Religious Freedom, issued on 30 April 2013, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) drew attention to the plight of ...
List of Temples attacked in Bangladesh in March 2013
by Bangladesh Hindu Buddhist Christian unity council, USA
Eight raids, two official warnings in three months
In the first three months of 2013, at least eight Jehovah's Witness meetings in Jalal-Abad and Osh Regions of Kyrgyzstan are known to have been raided. Police and secret police officers warned partici...