Posted: Jan 29, 2011 at 0207 hrs IST
New Delhi Not just Muslims, Lt Colonel Prasad Srikant Purohit and his Abhinav Bharat also targeted Christians in several locations including Kandhamal in Orissa, North Karnataka, Pune, Jabalpur and Bhopal. And that Malegaon blast accused and Purohit’s key aide Sameer Kulkarni was allegedly behind the killing of two Christians in Orissa in August 2008.
This revelation comes in the Military Intelligence (MI) report of the Army based on the interrogation of Purohit, himself one of the prime accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast and a key link in the Hindu extremist network.
The Supreme Court said on Tuesday there could be serious “ramifications” on reservations for scheduled castes in education and jobs after it decided to consider a public interest litigation on affirmative action for dalits who are not Hindus, Sikhs or Buddhists.
Christians in Asia do not speak out enough about their faith other religions do, a Catholic priest and expert in the missionary field, says.
“Muslims defend their faith strongly while Christians shy away,” said Father Andrew Recepcion, President of the International Association of Catholic Missiologists (IACM).
CHRISTIANS strongly condemn the public statement of Sri V. Hanumantha Rao, Rajyasabha M.P. from A.P. Yesterday he blatantly stated that those who read the Bible are unfit and useless for politics … the Christians must confine themselves to their homes and read the Bible, what they know about politics? (See Sakshi, Hyderabad, Monday, August 23, 2010, p.7).