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In Indonesia, hope for minister's religious freedom legislation

In Indonesia, hope for minister's religious freedom legislation

Pledge to address church closures, attacks on minority mosques seen as positive

Tribal leader reported missing in Mindanao

Tribal leader reported missing in Mindanao

Rights groups criticize military over operations in indigenous areas

Child custody case highlights power struggle between civil, sharia courts

Child custody case highlights power struggle between civil, sharia courts

When Indira Gandhi's husband converted to Islam, she lost all four of her children

Rescue workers search for survivors of Sri Lanka landslide

Rescue workers search for survivors of Sri Lanka landslide

At least 100 tea plantation workers feared buried

Islamist’s death sentence sparks fear of violence in Bangladesh

Islamist’s death sentence sparks fear of violence in Bangladesh

Motiur Rahman Nizami found guilty of war crimes, supporters promise protests

Tibetan monk sentenced to 12 years in notorious prison

Tibetan monk sentenced to 12 years in notorious prison

Tsangyang Gyatso convicted on charges of 'inciting others to protest against China'

Schools in China's Xinjiang to discourage religion at home

Schools in China's Xinjiang to discourage religion at home

More than 2,000 schools in Kashgar pledge to 'defend' against religion, says state media

Indonesian leader praised for including record number of women in Cabinet

Indonesian leader praised for including record number of women in Cabinet

Draws criticism for appointment of hardline ex-general as defense minister

Villagers flee after tribal leader's killing in southern Philippines

Villagers flee after tribal leader's killing in southern Philippines

Manobo community says government-backed paramilitary group responsible for multiple attacks

Pakistan university suspends staff over Israel stall at mock UN debate

Pakistan university suspends staff over Israel stall at mock UN debate

Right-wing groups smash contents of students' 'Israel' display

Family tortures, kills woman for 'witchcraft' in India

Family tortures, kills woman for 'witchcraft' in India

In a separate incident, three villagers died after a 'witch doctor' gave them herbs laced with snake venom

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