Students protest in Assam, call for an end to ethnic massacre

Protesting members of the All Assam Minority Student Union (AAMSU) have called for an end to the ongoing ethnic massacre in Bodoland Territorial Area District.

At least 30 Tuaregs killed in northern Mali

Armed men from the ethnic Peul community have massacred at least 30 Tuaregs in a revenge attack in northern Mali, officials have said.

South Sudan begins peace talks after thousands killed in violence

After the deadly ethnic violence in which thousands of people are reported dead, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Thursday started crisis talks with neighbouring countries Kenya and Ethopia.

US pulls non-essential embassy staff out of South Sudan

The United States on Tuesday ordered all non-emergency embassy staff to leave South Sudan amid an eruption of fierce fighting, and urged all Americans to depart immediately.

Central Nigeria ethnic violence kills at least 48: Army

Raids by gunmen in ethnically divided central Nigeria and gun battles between soldiers and attackers have killed at least 48 people and left dozens of homes burnt, the military said on Friday.

Myanmar ethnic clashes displaced 28,000, says UN

Myanmar`s govt said it has boosted security in a western state hit by ethnic and sectarian unrest as the number of displaced rose to 28,000 people.

Assam violence: Toll reaches 40, Army stages flag march

Clashes between minority immigrants and Bodo tribals continued unabated as the toll in the ethnic violence shot up to 40.

Assam violence: Shoot-at-sight ordered

Fresh incidents of arson in interior areas of Kokrajhar district were reported on Monday leading to shoot-at-sight orders.

‘Can`t take another influx of Rohingya Muslims’

Bangladesh is preventing hundreds of Rohingya Muslims from seeking refuge after ethnic violence in Myanmar forced them to flee.

Muslims clash with China cops who destroyed mosque

China in recent years has seen several outbreaks of ethnic violence involving Muslims, mostly by the Muslim Uighurs.

Three killed in ethnic violence in B`desh

At least three people were killed
today in ethnic violence between tribal people and Bengali
settlers over decades-long land dispute in Bangladesh`s
southeastern Khagrachhari hill district.

Ethnic violence: Over 12,500 return homes in Assam and Meghalaya

About 12,500 people have returned
to their villages after having spent over a week in relief
camps set up in the wake of ethnic violence in East Garo Hills
district of Meghalaya and Goalpara district of Assam.

Meghalaya ethnic violence: Arson cases on, peace meet convened

Fresh arson cases were today
reported from the ethnic-violence hit Mendipathar area along
Assam-Meghalaya border, even as a peace committee was formed
to diffuse the tension.

Four killed in ethnic violence on Assam-Meghalaya border

At least four people were killed
and eight others seriously injured on Wednesday in renewed ethnic
violence in areas bordering Assam in Meghalaya`s East Garo
Hills district, even as indefinite curfew continued, officials

Russian PM talks up recovery, slams ethnic violence

Vladimir Putin said Russia`s economy would grow by up to 4 percent this year.

International commission to probe Kyrgyzstan ethnic violence

A transatlantic international
commission will conduct a probe into the ethnic violence
against Uzbek minorities in south Kyrgyzstan that killed 2,000
people and left at least 4,000 displaced.

Kyrgyzstan vows probe into ethnic violence

Kyrgyzstan`s interim government
promised a top US envoy today that it will investigate deadly
ethnic clashes as fears grew of fresh violence in the volatile

Over 100 Pak nationals airlifted from Kyrgyzstan

The Pakistani nationals, most of them students, were stranded in Kyrgyzstan.

UN slams Kyrgyzstan violence, urges calm

The four days of bloodshed in Kyrgyzstan has left 138 dead and 1,761 wounded.

Kyrgyz clashes: Indians trapped, Uzbeks flee

The ethnic violence in Kyrgyzstan is affecting Indian students too.