Hindu

An Indian man weeps as he holds his wife who was killed in a stampede, Allahabad, India. (AP Photo)

36 dead in stampede at Hindu festival in India

ALLAHABAD, India (AP) — The death toll from a stampede in a train station rose to 36 in a northern India city where millions of devotees had gathered for a Hindu festival that is one of the world’s largest religious gatherings.

02/10/2013

Pushed to death

Psychiatric test for suspect in NYC subway death

NEW YORK (AP) – A woman accused of shoving a man to his death in front of a subway train because she believed he was Muslim laughed and smiled during a court hearing where she was ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.

12/30/2012

Judge orders man to write reports about religion

BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) – A Michigan man who authorities say attacked two men because he believed they were Muslims has been ordered to write a report on the history of Hinduism. Bay County Circuit […]

09/26/2012

Olympic 'games pastors' minister to games-goers

(AP) – Religions of all stripes have a strong presence at the Olympics, where Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Muslim and Jewish clerics are on hand around the clock to minister to athletes’ spiritual needs. Around the […]

08/10/2012