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Sri Lanka keen on home-grown solution to ethnic problem

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 21:40

Sri Lanka has sought India`s assistance to reach a consensus among political parties on a home-grown solution to the reconciliation process of all ethnic minorities, including Tamils.

Afghanistan rejects Facebook ban as election tensions rise

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 22:26

The Afghan government today rejected a proposal to ban Facebook during an ongoing deadlock over the presidential election, despite fears that social media postings have fanned ethnic hatred.

Putin says will continue to protect ethnic Russians in Ukraine

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 22:34

Despite ordering the revoking of a parliamentary resolution allowing Russian troops to enter Ukraine, Moscow will continue to protect ethnic Russians there if necessary, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday.

Kenya attacks revive spectre of ethnic violence

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 10:11

Six years after Kenya erupted into ferocious ethnic battles and post-election violence, security guard John Mboya is fearful once again, after twin massacres on the coast brought political rivalries to the surface.

Three killed, 75 injured, houses set ablaze in Sri Lanka ethnic clashes

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 16:50

There has been increasing violence against Muslims in Sri Lanka since 2012, mirroring events in Myanmar, which has seen a surge of attacks by members of the majority Buddhist community against Muslims.

`Ethnic Uzbeks in group that attacked Pakistan airport`

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 11:02

Pakistan`s paramilitary force said on Monday that a group of foreign fighters including ethnic Uzbeks was involved in an attack on one of the country`s biggest airports overnight.

Double car bomb attack kills 7 in Iraq

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 15:15

A back-to-back car bomb attack in northern Iraq today killed seven people belonging to an ethnic minority, authorities said.

30 killed at Central African Rep church

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 01:44

Muslim rebels stormed a Catholic church compound in the capital of Central African Republic on Wednesday, killing at least 30 people in a hail of gunfire and grenades, witnesses said.

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 10:47

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.

UK non-white minority to double by 2050: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 16:01

Almost one-third of Britons will be from ethnic minorities by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a new study published by a think tank today

Left Front links Modi`s comments to Assam ethnic riots

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 00:22

Linking Modi`s comments to the ethnic riots in Assam, Left Front chairman Biman Bose Sunday alleged the BJP`s PM candidate was making such comments repeatedly to stoke more such conflicts.

`Ethnic cleansing` taking place in Central Africa: Amnesty

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 09:32

"Ethnic cleansing" is being carried out against Muslim civilians in the Central African Republic, with international peacekeepers unable to prevent it, Amnesty International said on Wednesday.