A Hindu leader, who headed the now defunct Hindu Temple of Georgia, has been convicted on 34 felony counts following two weeks of jury trial in the US.
A court in Odisha on Tuesday convicted a Maoist for the murder of a Hindu leader and four of his aides in 2008, a lawyer said. Seven other accused were convicted in the case the day before.
Five people have been sentenced to death and three others handed down life term by a Bangladesh court for murdering a Hindu leader 13 years ago.
Policemen were attacked and government property damaged as violence broke out in Uttar Pradesh`s Ambedkarnagar distrct after a Hindu leader was shot dead.
A local Samajwadi Party leader, his
father and two others were on Tuesday booked for their alleged
involvement in the killing of the state coordinator of a Hindu
youth group, police said.
Lakki Chand Garji was kidnapped by a gang of armed men December 21 last year.
Kashinath was attacked on Saturday while he was visiting Hindu monastery.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon