Religion

  • Little India Desk |August 7, 2018

    Hindu Temple Chairman Removed in Singapore for ‘Severe Mismanagement’

    Sivakadacham was dismissed as the chairman and trustee of the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple following an 11-month probe.

  • Little India Desk |August 6, 2018

    Sikh Separatist Rally to be Held in London Despite India’s Protest: Report

    The event, scheduled to take place at Trafalgar Square in London on Aug. 12, has been organized by a separatist group to call for a “referendum” on Khalistan.

  • Little India Desk |July 25, 2018

    First Hindu Temple at Abu Dhabi Likely to be Ready by 2020

    The temple, modeled after the Akshardham Temple in New Delhi, will be built on a 14-acre plot of land at Abu Mureikhah in the Al Rahba area on Abu Dhabi-Sweihan-Al Ain Road.

  • Little India Desk |July 25, 2018

    UK Decides Against Legislation for Caste-Based Discrimination

    The United Kingdom government has decided not to include caste as an aspect of race in its Equality Act.

  • Little India Desk |July 24, 2018

    Sikhs May Get Ethnicity Status in UK’s 2021 Census: Report

    British Sikhs may get a distinct ethnicity status rather than being classified only as a religion in the 2021 census in the United Kingdom.

  • Annie Gowen |July 21, 2018

    Cows Are Sacred to India’s Hindu Majority. For Muslims Who Trade Cattle, That Means Growing Trouble.

    BJP's moves to tighten "cow protection" laws have led to a 15 percent drop in India's $4 billion...

  • Kai Schultz and Suhasini Raj |July 17, 2018

    In India, a Missing Key to a Temple’s Treasure Vault Ignites a Furor

    Questions arise over the lost key, and supposed discovery of a duplicate, to the treasure vault of the...