After an ongoing lawsuit, Penguin Books India will recall its book "The Hindus: An Alternative History." News of the recall has made waves in academic circles in India, and spurred sales in the UK and US.
The all-girl rock band Praagaash caused quite a buzz in late 2012 when they competed in Kashmir's Battle of the Bands. Now after a slew of threatening messages on Facebook and a fatwa issued by a top Kashmir cleric, the girls have called it quits.
India and Pakistan have long jostled for control of the Kashmir region along the border of their two countries. That jostling has also led to religious violence, which drove many Hindus out of Kashmir. But now India is encouraging them to come back.
Muslim rebels in Thailand have been battling Buddhist government forces for four years, and the government admitted today that it's far from winning, and suggested that the rebels may be getting support from al-Qaeda