#India's religious freedom

India witnessed at least 216 attacks against Christians.

A REPORT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST CHRISTIANS 2017

According to the World Watch List 2017, India is now ranked 15th in the list of countries where the practice of the faith is a high-risk activity. India was ranked 31 only four years ago.

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UN help sought to protect Indian Christians

Published on: 10:27 pm, May 2, 2017 by:.By Santosh Digal
New Delhi: A group of civil society groups has urged the United Nations (UN) to direct the Indian government to protect life, personal security and places of religious worship of Christians in the country.In 18-page report entitled “Universal Periodic Review India: Minorities on the Margins: Freedom of Religion or Belief and the Christian Community in India” was submitted by Christian Collective (A National Solidarity of the Indian Christian Community for Peace and Harmony) to UN last September.

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Violence and abuse of Christians in view of Christmas

http://www.fides.org/en/news/61375 ASIA_INDIA_Violence_and_abuse_of_Christians_in_view_of_Christmas#.WFPELrZ95Bw

ASIA/INDIA - Violence and abuse of Christians in view of Christmas
Thursday, 15 December 2016 persecutions religious minorities religious freedom christianity violence justice hinduism religious fundamentalism

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Eight reasonsns why India cannot speak freely. Guha

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Eight reasons why India cannot speak freely
TNN | Sep
Ramchandra Guha
In a new book, Ramachandra Guha finds out what's eating away at the moral and institutional foundations of Indian democracy
Some years ago, I characterized our country as a '50-50 democracy'. India is largely democratic in some respects such as free and fair elections and the free movement of people, but only partly democratic in other respects. One area in which the democratic deficit is substantial relates to freedom of expression.

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