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Thailand's cave boys ordained as Buddhist novices

Thailand's cave boys ordained as Buddhist novices

The group listened to Buddhist chanting before they were given saffron robes to wear.

Sri Lanka arrest 19 after communal violence; four injured

Sri Lanka arrest 19 after communal violence; four injured

Sri Lankan police arrested 19 people after a clash between "extremists" from the majority Buddhist and minority Muslim communities in which four people were injured, a spokesman said on Saturday.

Bangladesh arrests prominent Buddhist charity chief

Bangladesh arrests prominent Buddhist charity chief

Bangladesh has arrested on terrorism charges a prominent Buddhist whose charity operates in Myanmar's strife-torn Rakhine state, police said Wednesday.

Rohingya man killed in Myanmar Buddhist mob attack

Rohingya man killed in Myanmar Buddhist mob attack

A Rohingya Muslim was stoned to death and six others wounded by a mob of Buddhists in the capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state, authorities said Wednesday ...

Thai police say wave of attacks connected, one arrested

Thai police say wave of attacks connected, one arrested

A series of bombing and arson attacks in southern Thailand that killed four people and wounded dozens was orchestrated by a single person, Thai police said, while a man has been arrested in relation to one of the attacks.

Religious tensions bristle in Myanmar after mosque destroyed

Religious tensions bristle in Myanmar after mosque destroyed

Scores of police have been deployed to guard a village in central Myanmar where religious tensions are running high after a Buddhist mob destroyed a mosque, authorities said ...