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20 February 2015
BBC Northern Ireland Learning - Citizenship - KS3/KS4

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Religious conflict affects many countries. In India there's tension between Hindus and Muslims. This led to the destruction of an historic mosque at Ayodhya in 1992. Watch the video, explore the links - are there similarities to N. I.?

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  • Explore the troubled history of Ayodhya. more>>
  • An Indian journalist reflects on the violence that followed the destruction of the Ayodhya mosque. more>>
  • Fall out from Ayodhya: personal memories of a revenge attack in Pakistan. more>>
  • Read about Hindu-Muslim violence in the Indian state of Gujarat. more>>
  • Find out more about India - the world's second most densely populated country. more>>
  • Learn about the turbulent consequences of Indian partition. more>>
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