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Muslim man charged under Gujarat's Freedom of Religion Act refused bail

September 15, 2021 1:37 pm

The Gujarat High Court has previously stayed the operation of eight sections of the new Act, including Section 4, under which the man was charged.

Bihar minister seeks action over ‘forced conversion’ of two girls, cops not so sure

June 08, 2021 3:49 am

In a letter to the Gopalganj DM and SP on June 4, BJP minister Ram wrote that one Yogendra Ram complained to police about his daughter being “kidnapped” by one Shahid Khan.

Pak fails to protect religious minorities from forced conversions: Parliamentary committee

October 20, 2020 5:24 pm

The parliamentary committee on forced religious conversions headed by Senator Anwarul Haq Kakar recently visited parts of Sindh where forced conversions of young Hindu girls have been reported.

NIA books 9 for forcible conversion of woman, bid to sell her off to ISIS

January 30, 2018 10:36 pm

The complaint of the woman, which forms the base of the NIA case, also alleged that the accused had coerced her to become disciple of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik

NIA to probe forced conversion of Kerala woman

January 29, 2018 8:42 pm

The Centre also informed the court that the NIA had filed an FIR before the NIA Special Court, Ernakulam against nine persons under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.

Man wins lawsuit in China over forced gay conversion therapy

July 04, 2017 7:42 pm

In its relatively narrow ruling, the court did not weigh in on the practice of gay conversion therapy or account for Yu's sexual orientation. The court said forcing Yu into a mental institution if he did not pose a danger to himself or others amounted to "infringing on the plaintiff's right to individual freedom.

Girl allegedly abducted, forcibly converted in Bihar

September 02, 2014 6:31 pm

Rani was also threatened that she would be sold in a red light area and her family members would be killed, police said.

Police wrap up probe on forced conversion, say allegations false

September 02, 2014 1:41 am

Police said despite the fact that no FIR had been filed, they conducted an investigation to verify the allegations as the matter is sensitive.

Former madrasa teacher alleges forced conversion, gangrape

August 05, 2014 2:11 am

Claims she met other women being held in Muzaffarnagar madrasa.

Pak told of India's concern over abduction of Hindu girls

August 23, 2012 6:11 pm

India has expressed serious concern over abduction and forced marriage of Hindu girls to Muslim men.