Rohini Salian statement: Govt taking sectarian view of terror, says CPI (M)

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Friday accused the ruling BJP at the centre for not only sabotaging the processes of justice but also taking a sectarian view on fighting terror, regarding special public prosecutor Rohini Salian`s startling recent statement that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had asked her to go `soft` in the 2008 Malegaon case after the NDA Government came to power.

Pakistan's Shiites mourn 61 killed in mosque bombing

Thousands of Shiite Muslims rallied Saturday to protest against the killing of 61 people in a suicide bombing at a mosque, as southern Pakistan shut down to mourn the nation`s worst sectarian attack in nearly two years.

World Muslim body vows to combat `sectarian policies`

The Saudi-based Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, representing more than 1.5 billion Muslims worldwide, affirmed Thursday a commitment to unity in combatting "sectarian" policies. 

UAE recalls envoy to Iraq, hits at Baghdad`s "sectarian" policies

The United Arab Emirates announced on Wednesday it was recalling its ambassador to Baghdad for consultations, saying it was worried that the Iraqi government`s "sectarian" policies could heighten political tensions and worsen security there.

Sectarian violence erupts in Northern Ireland

Riots broke out between Protestants and Catholics in Belfast for a second successive night on Tuesday.

Sectarian tension in Baramulla town

Sectarian tension on Sunday gripped
Kunzar area of Baramulla district following desecration of a
religious book for which one person has been arrested.