Forge society to triumph over ignorance, bigotry: Singapore Deputy PM

People should muster their collective will to forge a tolerant society based on open- mindedness, empathy and understanding for each other, as winds of religious and ethnic conflicts were blowing in some parts of the world, country's Deputy Prime Minister on Thursday said.

India sending team of senior officials to assess South Sudan scene

India is sending a team of senior officials to assess the political and security situation in South Sudan.

US asks Myanmar to resolve ethnic conflicts through dialogue

The US on Friday asked Myanmar to resolve the differences with minority ethnic communities through peaceful dialogue.

Assam: 3 injured in attack

Three persons were injured in an attack by miscreants this afternoon at a place near Dhubri-Kokrajhar border in lower Assam.

‘Lanka probe report on ethnic conflict by Nov 15’

A Sri Lankan panel looking into the
ethnic conflict in the country will submit its crucial report
by November 15, a top official of the Lessons Learnt and
Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) has said.

Kyrgyz ethnic conflict toll nearing 2000: Report

The death toll in the week-long ethnic violence in south Kyrgyzstan could cross 2000 mark.

Sri Lankan govt needs to heal fissures in society: US

There are concerns that Lanka remains polarised a year after LTTE`s rout.

Sri Lanka appoints reconciliation commission

The reconciliation commission will investigate Lanks`s ethnic conflict.

Top panel to review Lanka ethnic conflict, probe rights abuses

The government will soon set up a
top reconciliation panel to review the bloody three decades
ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka, including alleged rights abuses and provide compensation to the affected civilians during civil war.

China urges Myanmar to address ethnic conflict

China on Friday issued a rare
admonishment to its southern neighbour and ally Myanmar,
urging it to resolve an ethnic conflict that has driven at
least 10,000 refugees into Chinese territory.