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Myanmar’s Military Seeks to Jail Buddhist Monk over Criticism
Defamation suit could see prominent monk and social activist imprisoned
Uploaded 13 Nov 2019
Nine Thai Officials Charged with Embezzling Temple Funds
Scandal estimated to have resulted in losses of US$6.3 million
Uploaded 9 Jan 2018
Thai Military Court Defers Lèse-Majesté Charges Against Prominent Buddhist Activist Sulak Sivaraksa
Social reformer could face a 15-year prison term, if convicted
Uploaded 8 Dec 2017
Thousands Flee as Violence Flares in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Rohingya Muslims seek refuge in neighboring Bangladesh
Uploaded 29 Aug 2017
South Korean Buddhist Monks Protest THAAD Missile Defense System
Military hardware deployed unsettlingly close to Buddhist holy sites
Uploaded 11 May 2017
Student Leader from Bangladesh Buddhist Community Allegedly Tortured to Death by Security Forces
Human rights groups call for judicial investigation
Uploaded 8 May 2017
Dalai Lama Has Emotional Reunion 58 Years On with Former Rifleman Who Escorted Him During Escape to India
His Holiness embarks on 12-day tour of India's remote northeast
Uploaded 3 Apr 2017
Sister Chan Khong Appeals for an End to Rohingya Oppression in Open Letter to Aung San Suu Kyi
Buddhist nun urges compassion, forgiveness, and reconciliation
Uploaded 13 Mar 2017
Thai King Strips Spiritual Head of Dhammakaya Sect of Royal Title
Whereabouts of fugitive monk still unconfirmed
Uploaded 6 Mar 2017
Thailand Appoints New Supreme Patriarch to Head Monastic Sangha
Royal appointment ends selection process marred by controversy
Uploaded 7 Feb 2017
Myanmar Buddhist Recognizes the Right of All Children to Receive an Education
Bridging the divide between segregated communities in Myanmar's volatile Rakhine State
Uploaded 1 Feb 2017
Mining Giant Threatens Future of the World’s Most Northerly Buddhist Monastery
Shad Tchup Ling in the Northern Urals faces demolition deadline
Uploaded 16 Jan 2017
Korean Monk Dies of Injuries After Self-immolation Protest
Buddhist monk objected to Korean deal with Japan over wartime sex slaves
Uploaded 12 Jan 2017
Female Monastics in Thailand Barred From Paying Respects to Late King
Bhikkhunis still facing entrenched official opposition
Uploaded 11 Jan 2017
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