COMMUNAL FORCES

  • It's the victory of communal forces: SP on LS results May 16, 2014

    Terming performance of BJP as the victory of "communal forces", Samajwadi Party (SP) on Friday said that it would continue to work for strengthening secular forces in the country. "We respect the mandate. Our party will continue to work to strengthen secular forces. BJP has only tried to spread communalism and...
  • Congress willing to work with those fighting communal forces: Rahul Gandhi April 10, 2014

    Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Congress was willing to work with those determined to fight communal forces and asked party workers to put their heart and soul in the battle to protect the "real essence" of India. "It is our responsibility to fight with our heart and soul to protect what...
  • Will put entire strength to ensure Modi doesn't become PM, says Mayawati February 21, 2014

    BSP supremo Mayawati on Friday said her party will make allout efforts to prevent Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime Minister of the country. She also dismissed the Third Front as a weak front and said the country will not be benefited from it. We will put our entire...
  • Karnataka: Government keeping eye on communal forces, says CM January 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka government on Thursday said it will not allow communal forces to create disharmony and keep an on "elements" spreading hatred through social media and mobile phones. "We will not allow communal forces like Bajrang Dal, Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Sriram Sene and others to create disharmony. We will take every...
  • Mulayam Singh Yadav asks people to defeat communal forces in LS polls December 21, 2013

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday urged the people to defeat "communal forces" in coming Lok Sabha elections and shatter the "pride" of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. "Till you people are with me, Modi cannot harm us (party's poll prospects)," he said addressing a rally here. "In...
  • Will forge alliance with secular parties for next elections: Lalu Prasad December 18, 2013

    RJD President Lalu Prasad on Wednesday said Congress chief Sonia Gandhi had expressed her greetings after his release from jail and pledged to work hard to forge an alliance of secular parties to drive away communal forces. "Congress President Sonia Gandhi had telephoned me after my release from Ranchi jail. She...
  • Nitish Kumar calls on secular parties to battle 'communal forces' October 30, 2013

    Under attack from the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister on Wednesday urged secular parties to close ranks to battle "communal forces". Speaking here at a Leftsponsored convention called with the 2014 Lok Sabha election in mind, Nitish Kumar said there was an attempt across the...
  • Will not tolerate communal activities in UP, says Shivpal August 20, 2013

    Lucknow: Justifying the Uttar Pradesh government's decision to deny permission to the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's (VHP) proposedyatraat Ayodhya, Cabinet minister Shivpal Yadav said on Tuesday the government is committed to maintaining peace in the state and will not tolerate communalism. We will not tolerate communalism and ensure that peace is maintained...
  • Vote for Nitish 'strategy', decision on alliance later: Congress June 30, 2013

    Patna: The Congress on Saturday said it voted for Nitish Kumar government on its trust motion as part of a 'strategy' and would decide about having an alliance with JD(U) or RJD only after announcement of the Lok Sabha polls. "The Congress is a political party and it voted for...
  • SP welcomes NDA split, pins high hope on alternative June 17, 2013

    Kolkata: Stating that the JD(U)BJP split will weaken the communal forces of the country, Samajwadi Party on Sunday said the move will propel the process of strengthening antiCongress, antiBJP formations ahead of the next Lok Sabha polls. "The split in NDA between JD(U) and BJP will weaken the communal forces...
  • We need to fight communal forces: Sonia Gandhi March 16, 2013

    Narayanpur: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday said that India needed to fight communal forces effectively for its economic and social development. "Economic and social development of the nation should go hand in hand for which we need to fight communal forces strongly," Gandhi said at a programme in Malda...
  • Communal forces behind Anna Hazare: Rashid Alvi August 19, 2011

    Congress leader Rashid Alvi on Friday reiterated that the Anna Hazare movement is bringing communal forces together. ...