PM Narendra Modi visits Buddhist temples in Kyoto, says wants to build similar heritage cities in India
PM Narendra Modi visits Buddhist temples in Kyoto, says wants to build similar heritage cities in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Tokyo on Sunday evening, where a tight schedule awaited him, after a busy day in the former Japanese capital Kyoto where he visited two ancient Buddhist temples and sought Japan's help to combat sickle cell disease prevalent in tribal regions of India.

PM Narendra Modi visits ancient Buddhist temples in Japan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the ancient Toji temple during the second day of his Japan tour on Sunday.

Political activists behind Buddhist attack: Bangla govt probe

A high-level government committee has accused activists of ruling Awami League alongside main opposition BNP and fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) for the attack on Buddhist temples.

B`desh: Over 50 held during anti-Islam film protest

Police in armoured vehicles tried to disperse the protesters using batons, tear gas and water canons.

Bangla PM assures Buddhists of action against temple attackers

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina assured Buddhists of stern action against perpetrators of attacks on their temples and homes in southeastern Bangladesh and promised to rebuild the damaged shrines.

Bangla court demands explanation over anti-Buddhist violence

Nearly 300 people have been arrested for their suspected involvement in the attacks.

B`desh police arrest 300 for attacks on Buddhist temples

Nearly 300 people have been arrested in Bangladesh for their suspected involvement in attacks on 11 Buddhist temples over an anti-Islam post on Facebook.

Bangladeshi Muslims fume over burnt Quran pic on Facebook

Fuming over a picture of burnt Quran posted on Facebook, Bangladeshi Muslims, numbering thousands, torched at least 10 Buddhist temples and 40 homes on Sunday.