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MP: Muslim man travelling with Hindu woman taken off train by Bajrang Dal workers

January 19, 2022 10:22 am

🔴 The Bajrang Dal members, who accused the man of “love jihad”, assaulted him as they forcibly took him off the train.

Centre gets ‘last chance’ to respond to plea for declaring Hindus a minority in six states

January 07, 2022 10:00 pm

Accepting the petitioner’s request, the apex court transferred similar petitions against the National Commission for Minorities Act from the high courts of Gauhati, Meghalaya and Delhi to itself.

Pakistan authorities restore land for first Hindu temple in Islamabad after public outcry

November 09, 2021 2:08 pm

Following the news of the cancellation of the plot, the mainstream as well as social media criticised the civic authority, forcing it to withdraw the notification.

Why Mohan Bhagwat’s call for Hindu-Muslim dialogue is a step in the right direction

August 02, 2021 8:54 am

Zameer Uddin Shah writes: It is time for the hardliners from both communities to weigh Mohan Bhagwat’s words carefully and carry forward the process of dialogue

Explained: Religions in India, 'living together separately'

July 13, 2021 9:43 am

A study by Pew Research Center has found that most Indians respect religious diversity. Yet they prefer to live in separate spheres, and frown on interfaith marriages.

Meet the Hindu priest officiating LGBTQ weddings

June 24, 2021 10:02 am

Motherhood lit my inner activist’s flame, and it became clearer where I could make a difference, says Hindu priest Sushma Dwivedi who focuses on the LGBTQ population

RSS functionary Krishna Gopal in video: ‘Hindu is spiritual, more effective than Bharat’

June 19, 2019 7:09 am

The video was recorded and released by Indraprastha Vishwa Samvad Kendra (IVSK), which has recorded around half-a-dozen such videos of discussions on various issues in the programme “Gyan Shrankhla”.

Hindu temple vandalised in Pakistan, PM Imran Khan orders swift action

February 06, 2019 1:20 pm

The incident happened last week in Kumb, a town in Khairpur district. The unidentified assailants fled the after vandalism. After the incident, the Hindus in the area held a protest in the city. They often complain of harassment by the extremists.

A Hindu in Pakistan

January 19, 2019 12:15 am

Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani is a high-profile leader of the Hindus of Pakistan and is a member of the National Assembly on a seat reserved for the minorities.

Children are god’s gift, every Hindu should have at least five kids: BJP MLA

July 27, 2018 9:51 am

Singh, who had earlier this month courted controversy by saying that rape cannot be curbed even if Lord Ram descends on earth, on Thursday said that Hindus will become a minority if there is “no balance” in population control.


Is VHP’s Ayodhya mobilisation bringing back fears of the 1992 Babri demolition?

June 22, 2020 6:09 pm

Is the Ayodhya mobilisation now as powerful and potent as it was in 1992? Are there law and order concerns for the Centre and Uttar Pradesh government, both now ruled by the BJP? And most importantly, is it fair to compare 2018 to 1992?

Shashi Tharoor faces heat over remarks on Ram temple

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor on Monday faced severe criticism after he said that no "good Hindu" would want a Ram temple built at a spot after demolishing somebody else's place of worship.

Devotees take holy dip in Ganga on 'Magh Purnima'

February 22, 2016 7:07 am

Allahabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Thousands of Hindu devotees on Monday took a holy dip at 'Sangam', the confluence of river Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati, in Allahabad on the occasion of full moon day or 'Magh Purnima'. 'Magh Purnima' marks the end of a month-long Kalpwas for thousands of Kalpwasis camping on the banks of Ganga. People and priests made their way to the banks before the break of the dawn. The devotees braved freezing temperatures as they took a holy dip in 'Sangam' and offered prayers at the banks.

Security beefed up at Ardh Kumbh

January 21, 2016 5:46 am

Haridwar, Jan 21 (ANI): Security has been beefed up at the Ardh Kumbh Mela in Varanasi after four suspected terrorists who were allegedly planning to launch an attack at the mela were nabbed on Wednesday. Thousands of Hindu devotees are seen thronging banks of Ganga. The police are using latest technology and equipments to monitor the activities in Haridwar. Meanwhile, a suspicious bag has been found at Haridwar Railway Station gate and is being inspected by the police.