Articles about USCIRF

USCIRF slams India over religious freedom, New Delhi dismisses findings

29 Apr 2020

India
USCIRF slams India over religious freedom, New Delhi dismisses findings

Claiming that religious minorities aren't being treated well in India, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) on Tuesday urged the Donald Trump administration to label it as a "country of particular concern".

Hindu American Foundation accuses USCIRF of spreading misinformation about CAA

07 Mar 2020

World
Hindu American Foundation accuses USCIRF of spreading misinformation about CAA

A top Hindu body in the United States, the Hindu American Foundation (HAF), has accused the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) of spreading misinformation about the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

India deems US panel's statement on Delhi violence 'factually incorrect'

27 Feb 2020

India
India deems US panel's statement on Delhi violence 'factually incorrect'

India on Thursday reacted to the comments made by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) on the communal violence in Northeast Delhi.

MEA dismisses US Commission's statement on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

10 Dec 2019

India
MEA dismisses US Commission's statement on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

The Ministry of External Affairs is unhappy with the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) after it issued a statement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: US Commission seeks sanctions against Amit Shah

10 Dec 2019

World
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: US Commission seeks sanctions against Amit Shah

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill has not only provoked protests in India but has also prompted a reaction from a United States Commission on international religious freedom.