UP: Kanpur school 'forces' students of all religions to recite 'Kalma' for 'equality'; faces massive backlash

The right-wing activists alleged that the school has been forcing religion on students by making them recite the Kalma during morning prayers for over a decade

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Kanpur school draws parents' ire over recitation of 'Kalma' during morning prayer

The practice has been going on for a decade now, but suddenly right-wing activists raised objections to the practice. They alleged that the school is forcing religion on students.

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UP: Probe Ordered Over Kalma Recitation In A School In Kanpur

The Principal said that prayers of all the four religions were recited in the school but after the complaint was lodged, recitation of these prayers were withheld and started only national anthem.

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Explained: Why Tribal Communities Are Demanding A Separate Religious Code

Tribal communities from 5 states, including Jharkhand, Odisha and Assam protested and demanded to the Union government to recognise their religion as ‘Sarna’ and ensure their counting under this category in the next census.

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Opinion | A new kind of atheism can help us tackle the religious crises facing America

An energetic atheism can tackle the twin crises of creeping theocracy and the death of conventional religion.

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LDF Govt trying to bring negation of religion to schools in name of gender neutrality: IUML MLA

Kerala: IUML MLA M K Muneer claimed that in the name of gender neutrality, the ruling Left front was trying to bring in negation of religion in schools.

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Why mince words, asks Owaisi after NSA Doval appeals against religious bigotry

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi was responding to NSA Ajit Doval's remarks on countering radical forces trying to create animosity in the name of religion and ideology.

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Digital religion makes faith experience richer for millennial believers, study finds

For religious millennials a generation with one of the lowest rates of participation in organized in-person religious activities in North America engaging with digital religion has made their faith ...

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Mabrouk Attia to stand trial over contempt of religion charges - Egypt Independent

The Heliopolis Misdemeanors Court set September 21 for the first session of the trial of Al-Azhar professor and preacher Mabrouk Attia on charges of contempt of the Christian and Islamic religions. Attia raised controversy again following statements about Jesus, which some criticized as a mockery. Attia said: “Every word in the Sermon on the Mount …

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A British Lesson in Tolerance for ‘Hindu’ India

Rishi Sunak's candidature for prime minister shows us how truly unenlightened the ‘world’s largest democracy’ is.

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