October 02, 2021 11:41 am
The arrested man has been identified as Dheeraj Jagtap alias Dheeraj Deshmukh (44), a resident of Maharashtra’s Yavtmal district. Jagtap, who had adopted Islam a year ago, was caught in Kanpur and brought to the ATS office in Lucknow, following which he was arrested.
June 24, 2021 6:06 am
While the court junked the petitions saying they were filed challenging the constitutional validity of the Ordinance and not the Act, it said the petitioners were at liberty to file a fresh batch of pleas challenging the Act.
November 29, 2019 5:09 am
“A group of men belonging to some Hindu outfit came to our village and asked about the place where prayers were being held by Christians. I directed them to the place. It could be those men who informed the police and got the three persons arrested,” Prakash Pasi told The Indian Express.
February 12, 2018 4:28 am
Reshma converted to Islam and married Iqbal in 2016. In December 2017, she was allegedly abducted in Navi Mumbai by her relatives. After Iqbal filed a habeas corpus at the Bombay High Court, she reappeared and told the court she would like to go with her husband. She returned to Iqbal’s home on Friday.
May 23, 2016 1:41 am
Bajrang Dal leader Rajbahadur Mishra said Pastor Anthony had been booked previously, too, in a case of forced conversion.
May 10, 2016 1:39 am
Yadav, who enjoys Minister of State status, said more stringent charges should be applied against the pastors who were arrested in the past for allegedly trying to convert local people.
May 03, 2016 4:23 am
Both Arun and Subhadra come from OBC families.
May 02, 2016 4:32 am
Yadav said, “This is the first case in the country when Christians were caught red-handed converting and marrying OBCs."
April 30, 2016 4:26 am
Sadique’s election had been set aside by the Punjab and Haryana High Court in April 2015 after it was challenged by SAD-BJP candidate Darbara Singh Guru.
March 29, 2016 2:06 am
The clash took place when members of the Hindu outfits went to the house of a Dalit, to protest against the alleged conversion.