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Kerala's Muslim photographer's studio burned down after he commented on purdah by women in Islam

Kerala's Muslim photographer's studio burned down after he commented on purdah by women in Islam

In yet another example of violence in the name of religion, a video studio owned by a Muslim man in Kerala was set ablaze after he made comments on the use of purdah by Muslim women.

Dec 27, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Biggest Jewish-Arab school set afire in Israel

One of Israel's largest bilingual schools for Jewish and Arab children was set on fire in a suspected arson attack in southern Jerusalem, worsening the tense situation following the 50-day war with the Hamas.

Nov 30, 2014, 17:47 PM IST

Girl resists molestation, set afire in Bihar

A teenaged girl Friday sustained serious injuries when a man set her on fire after she resisted his molestation attempt in Bihar, police said.

Jul 11, 2014, 16:57 PM IST

School teacher set afire in Odisha

A 36-year-old woman school teacher sustained severe burns after being set afire by a man in Odisha`s Rayagada district, police said on Monday.

Oct 29, 2013, 00:14 AM IST

Woman gang-raped by four men, set afire in Madhya Pradesh

A 26-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped and then set on fire by four men in Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh, police said on Monday.

Sep 02, 2013, 16:56 PM IST

Woman set afire in MP over land dispute

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly set afire by a village sarpanch and his four sons here following a land dispute, police said.

Aug 23, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

School building set afire in Manipur

A school building has been set afire by unidentified persons in interior Yairipok area of Manipur`s Thoubal district.

Feb 17, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Official`s jeep set afire in Maharashtra

The jeep of a local official cracking down on the sand mafia was set on fire early Thursday in rural Maharashtra, injuring its driver, police said.

May 03, 2012, 14:16 PM IST

Teenaged girl set afire in Madhya Pradesh dies

A 17-year-old girl, who was allegedly set on fire by four men after they forcibly entered her house Thursday in Hama village of MP`s Chhattarpur district, succumbed to her injuries in the wee hours of Friday.

Mar 05, 2010, 14:24 PM IST