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The Dalai Lama's people call NKT a "cult," and the British press has described it as Britain's biggest, richest, and fastest growing religious sect.
International chemical weapons inspectors on Thursday visited the site where the AUM Shinrikyo religious sect allegedly attempted to mass-produce sarin nerve gas to verify that the facility has been demolished.
The Old Amish, members of a religious sect in Pennsylvania, number approximatley 15,000 in large, well--documented families descended from 30 pioneer couples.
The incident Tiller described to Glamour allegedly took place while she was living in a gurukula--one of the 11 ashram-based boarding schools across the nation for children whose parents were members of the Hare Krishna religious sect.
Being an enemy agent has no particular religious sect and traitors have no belonging to any sect of any sorts, Fadlallah exclaimed.
Summary: Hezbollah denounced the killing of a Shiite spiritual leader in Egypt and several others Monday after an unprecedented attack targeting the religious sect.
The 36-year-old was also convicted of insulting a religious sect, hacking into a private account and damaging the site by the Lower Criminal Court.
A SCOTS pastor of a US religious sect has been charged with raping a 10-year-old girl.
But while co-star Robson Green totted up primetime show after show, Jerome barely featured on the radar - even turning his back on acting to join a religious sect.
Agra, Dec 23 (ANI) : At least 14 people were injured when villagers and followers of a religious sect clashed over the possession of land in the Lalgarhi area near here on Wednesday.
Following his visit to Iraqi diplomats, Davutoglu said Turkey would keep assisting all Iraqi people irrespective of their ethnic origin or religious sect.
What is the formal name of the religious sect known as the Moonies?
Jim Jones, leader of the religious sect The People's Temple, persuaded his followers to drink a cyanide-laced drink.
IN late 19th Century Rome, renowned hunter Gabriel Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) receives orders from a secret religious sect to rid the world of seductive vampire Count Dracula.
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