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Bengaluru: Arrest of Kannada activists for vandalising Hindi hoarding takes political turn

August 20, 2019 11:21 am

According to the FIR filed at Commercial Street police station, the complainant, from an organisation called Trilok Chand, alleges that the activists tried to provoke enmity on religious and linguistic grounds.

The Jain religion and the right to die by Santhara

September 02, 2015 1:25 am

Indian Express explains the issues in the legal battle around the practice of starving to death.

Doc firm on Santhara despite HC ban: I too want a beautiful death

August 25, 2015 5:17 am

Dr Kalyan Gangwal, consulting physician at the KEM Hospital, is firm on taking up Sallekhana aka Santhara aka Samadhi Maran.

Jains protest against Santhara order

August 25, 2015 12:02 am

Silent march by Jains against Rajasthan HC order on 'Santhara' in Madhya Pradesh

August 24, 2015 4:38 pm

The community leaders also handed over a memorandum to the district Collector demanding that the court should reconsider its decision on 'Santhara'.

Santhara verdict: Jains to hold mega protest today

August 24, 2015 1:22 am

The call for Monday’s protest has been given by Dharma Bachao Andolan Samiti that has representatives from all Jain sects.

Rajasthan HC says Santhara illegal: Jains to challenge court order

August 16, 2015 12:37 am

As devotees turned up in large numbers, bids were called for different steps of the last rites, and the highest bidder won the right to give mukhagni.

RSS opposes minority status for Jain community

March 10, 2014 4:37 am

Jains are a part and parcel of the Hindu ethos, history and culture. Few of our traditions and rituals might be different but every culture of this land are Hindu,

Indian group at the forefront of mall siege response

September 30, 2013 1:57 am

As attack dragged,Jains at nearby religious centre treated,fed the injured and cops

ASI faces uphill battle over Jain temple

October 08, 2012 3:26 am

After shifting idol from protected site,Jain trust wins case in HC