Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Religious conversions


Forced religious conversion dangerous, may affect nation’s security: Supreme Court

November 15, 2022 6:07 am

The Bench was hearing a petition filed by Advocate Ashwini Upadhyay seeking directions to the Centre and states to take stringent steps to check such conversions.

26 held for unlawful religious conversion in Fatehpur: Cops

April 16, 2022 3:29 am

The arrests were made after a raid was carried out at a church in the Hariharganj area on the information provided by members of a Hindu organisation, it is learnt.

Karnataka's draft Bill has 10-year jail term for ‘forced conversion’

December 17, 2021 7:38 am

🔴 Draft bill proposes maximum 10-year imprisonment for forcible religious conversion of SCs, STs, minors and women

Madhya Pradesh: 9 arrested for religious 'conversion attempt' in Jhabua

November 12, 2021 1:36 pm

Talking to reporters in Indore on Wednesday, VHP general secretary Milind Parande alleged that Christian missionaries were involved in illegal conversions in tribal-dominated Jhabua district.

Prayer meet interrupted over conversion rumour in Jaipur; police deny claim

November 09, 2021 11:02 am

According to the police, a preliminary investigation has not revealed any religious conversion angle to the incident.

Ninth Arrest: Cleric held from Meerut for ‘illegal conversions’

September 23, 2021 7:34 am

According to the ATS, Siddiqui was arrested from Meerut around 9 pm on Tuesday and was brought to the ATS headquarters in Lucknow.

Karnataka govt considering law to regulate religious conversion: Home Minister

September 22, 2021 3:38 pm

Indulging in religious conversion with inducement or under pressure is an "unpardonable offence", Home Minister Araga Jnanendra said adding, it may also lead to disturbance of peace in the society.

Christians at forefront of conversions, love jihad: NDA ally leader

September 21, 2021 7:05 am

Vellappally Natesan, who is the patron of NDA ally Bharat Dharma Jana Sena, was reacting to allegations raised by a Catholic priest that Christian women are being lured by Hindu Ezhava men.

Doctor held for links to illegal conversion racket: UP ATS

August 10, 2021 2:46 am

In July, the ATS arrested three persons from Maharastra: Rameshwar Kaware alias Adam, Bhupriya Bando alias Arsalan Mustafa and Kausar Alam.

ATS: At least 900 converted by accused in 23 UP districts

July 20, 2021 7:09 am

Last month, the ATS claimed to have busted the conversion racket after arresting six people, including the clerics.