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Israel advances bill enshrining state's Jewish status

The Israeli parliament gave preliminary approval on Wednesday to a bill defining the country as the "national home of the Jewish people" that critics say discriminates against the state's Arab minority.

May 10, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Karnataka: 13 more Sri Rama Sene activists held for raid at school over 'forced' Urdu, Arabic classes

Thirteen more Sri Rama Sene activists were on Tuesday arrested in connection with the 'raid' on a school here over alleged forcible teaching of Urdu and Arabic languages, taking the total of arrests in the case to 16, police said.

Aug 03, 2016, 00:03 AM IST
Muslim man removed from flight after attendant announced, 'Mohamed Ahmed, I will be watching you'

Muslim man removed from flight after attendant announced, 'Mohamed Ahmed, I will be watching you'

In a case of alleged discrimination in the US, a 40-year-old Muslim man was removed from a plane after a flight attendant publicly announced his name, seat number and said she would be watching him.

Jul 21, 2016, 16:49 PM IST