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#hindu

# hindu - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Hindu hardliners order 12-hour strike as they step up campaign to block women from Indian temple

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in the state of Kerala was meant to allow women from yesterday.

# hindu - Saturday 22 July, 2017

India's new president is from the bottom of the caste system

This is only the second time this has occurred.

# hindu - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'All the children that live in our building got places in local schools - our daughter didn't'

The family’s story sparked a debate on the controversial ‘Catholics first’ policy in many primary schools.

# hindu - Friday 5 May, 2017

Boy killed after mob tries to lynch Hindu man charged with blasphemy

The mob attacked a police station in Balochistan, Pakistan where the Hindu man was being detained.

# hindu - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Muslim man killed after being attacked by hundreds of 'cow vigilantes' in India

Cows are considered sacred in the Hindu religion.

# hindu - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

# hindu - Friday 28 November, 2014

Thousands of animals slaughtered in honour of Hindu goddess

Animals ranging from buffaloes to rats are being sacrificed in the name of the goddess Gadhimai. [GRAPHIC CONTENT].

# hindu - Friday 16 May, 2014

Landslide victory for India's new right-wing prime minister

Narendra Modi’s party saw the biggest winning margin for 30 years.

# hindu - Friday 18 April, 2014

Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so

Older people are far more positive towards the role of religion in society.

# hindu - Monday 14 October, 2013

Outrage as death toll from Hindu temple stampede hits 115

The tragedy was sparked by rumours a bridge was about to collapse. Authorities are coming in for criticism over their approach.

# hindu - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Miss Philippines crowned Miss World amid Muslim anger

Hundreds of Islamic radicals held a prayer session to express their anger at the contest being held in Indonesia as the event went ahead with stepped-up security.

# hindu - Monday 19 August, 2013

Indian train ploughs into a crowd of pilgrims, killing 35

An angry crowd went on a “rampage” after a crowd crossing a train track were killed.

# hindu - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Visiting Dublin's most sacred places? Here are the 'Dos and don'ts'

Do you know why shoes are taken off in Buddhist centres?

# hindu - Thursday 18 April, 2013

India's most elaborate theme park opens today

The park features angry Hindu dieties and Bollywood-themes rides, aimed at attracting the country’s growing middle-class.

# hindu - Monday 11 February, 2013

Stampede kills 36 people at India's Kumbh Mela festival

The stampede at a railway station in Allahabad marred the main day of the religious festival in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, considered the largest gathering of humanity.

# hindu - Monday 14 January, 2013

Pics: Kumbh Mela festival gets underway in India India This post contains images

Pics: Kumbh Mela festival gets underway in India

The 55-day Hindu festival is expected to attract as many as 100 million people in what could be the largest ever gathering of humanity.

# hindu - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Woman charged with hate crime after man pushed in front of NY subway train

The woman told police that she pushed the man in front of the train because she hated Muslims and Hindus.

# hindu - Monday 1 October, 2012

Muslims accused of blasphemy after attack on Hindu temple in Pakistan

Sections of the country’s blasphemy laws carry life imprisonment or even the death penalty.