HINDU TERRORISM

  • Lucknow Congress President Neeraj Bora resigns April 13, 2014

    In a setback to the party, Congress Lucknow president Neeraj Bora on Sunday dissolved the city unit and resigned, alleging that present policies of the party and personal agenda of its leaders were not in the interest of the country. "I am resigning from the primary membership of the party as...
  • Hindus cannot be terrorists, says Ram Madhav February 13, 2014

    Citing a 1995 judgement by aSupreme Court bench one Hindutva, the RSS on Thursday said the term"Hindu terrorism" was coined by certain sections with anobjective to "malign" the image of RSS. "To call Hindu a terrorist is a glaring contradiction.This term is floated only to malign this organisation," RSSspokesman Ram Madhav...
  • Court dismisses criminal defamation case against Shinde July 2, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday dismissed a criminal defamation case filed against Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for his 'Hindu terror' remark. "The complaint is dismissed," Metropolitan Magistrate Amitabh Rawat said, while refusing to give a copy of detailed order to the complainant in the case and directed...
  • Plea filed to make PM, Sonia witnesses against Shinde June 7, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court was petitioned on Thursday for its nod to summon Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi as witnesses in a case filed against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for his alleged "Hindu terror" remarks made at Jaipur. The complainant, right to information (RTI) activist...
  • Hindu terror remark: Court's order on summoning Shinde today May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is likely to pronounce on Friday its order on whether to summon Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in connection with a defamation case filed against him for his alleged 'Hindu terror' remark. Metropolitan Magistrate Amitabh Rawat, who was scheduled to pronounce his verdict on...
  • Hindu terror remark: Court's order on summoning Shinde tomorrow May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has deferred for Friday its order on whether to summon Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in connection with a defamation case filed against him for his alleged 'Hindu terror' remark. Metropolitan Magistrate Amitabh Rawat, who was scheduled to pronounce his verdict on the petition...
  • Court to pronounce order on May 16 on summoning Shinde April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday deferred to May 16 its order on whether to summon Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in connection with a defamation case filed against him for his 'Hindu terror' remark. Metropolitan magistrate Amitabh Rawat, who had called the complainant to deliver the order...
  • Shinde's Hindu terror remark: Delhi Police to submit report February 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police will submit a report on Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's Hindu terror remark at a court on Monday. An application had been filed at Delhi's Tees Hazari court for registering an FIR against the Home Minister. The Opposition went all guns blazing at the Home Minister...
  • Shinde's apology statement cleared by BJP: Kamal Nath February 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath has said that the statement issued by Home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde expressing regret over his Hindu terror comment was cleared by the BJP before being released publicly. The minister made this claim while speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate. Below is...
  • Shinde's regret is 'nonsense', says RSS supreme February 23, 2013

    Cuttack: RSS supremo Mohanrao Bhagwat on Friday termed Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde's expression of regret for his 'Hindu terror' remark as an attempt to appease a particular section of voters for the next elections. Appearing in no mood to forgive Shinde for his terror remark and subsequent regret, Bhagwat while...
  • Budget Session of Parliament to begin today February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The Budget Session of Parliament beginning on Thursday looks set to be stormy with Opposition vowing to strongly raise issues like corruption and inflation even though government expressed readiness to discuss all issues and order any kind of probe into the chopper scam. However, a possible confrontation between...
  • BJP welcomes Shinde's statement expressing regret February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday welcomed Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's statement expressing regret over his Hindu terror remarks but maintained that had he done so earlier it would not have "gladdened the hearts" of terrorists based in Pakistan. "We accept this regret from the Home Minister but this ought...
  • I did not want to link terror to any religion: Shinde February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday expressed regret over his 'Hindu terror' remark and said he had no intention to link terror to any religion. "My statement given in Jaipur last month (January) has created a misunderstanding. It has been understood to mean that I was...
  • LS Speaker holds allparty meet ahead of Budget Session February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Budget Session beginning Thursday, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar today held an allparty meeting to ensure smooth functioning of Parliament where opposition is set to target government on issues like corruption in defence deals. Besides Kumar, the meeting was attended by Deputy Speaker Karia Munda,...
  • BJP to disrupt Parliament over 'Hindu terror' remarks February 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has stepped up its momentum against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and will not allow Parliament to function till the minister apologises in the House. The BJP is also planning to go hammer and tongs at the government and wants the it to...
  • Case against Shinde to be heard over 'Hindu terror' remarks February 18, 2013

    New Delhi: A defamation case against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde will be heard in a Delhi court on Monday regarding his remarks on "Hindu terror". On January 20, at the Congress' Chintan Shivir in Jaipur, Shinde had accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)...
  • Cong insulted tricolour with saffron terror comment: BJP February 17, 2013

    Kolkata: Contending that the Congress raised the pitch about "saffron terror" and "Hindu terror" to divert attention from its failures and corruption, the BJP on Saturday charged Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and other party leaders with having insulted the national flag. Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi said the...
  • Samjhauta Express blast accused go on fast in jail February 13, 2013

    Ambala: Three accused in the Samjhauta Express blast case, lodged in the Ambala Central Jail, on Wednesday went on a hunger strike to protest Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's recent "saffron terror" remarks. Aseemanand, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder, facing trial in the CBI special court at Panchkula, began their hunger...
  • Shinde may make statement on Hindu terror remarks February 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde is likely to defuse the row over his controversial Hindu terror remarks by making a statement in Parliament that he had no intention to hurt anybody. Shinde, who is also Leader of the Lok Sabha, has already stated that he and the...
  • Court to hear case against Shinde for 'Hindu terror' remarks February 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The defamation case against Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde will be heard in Delhi's Saket court on Wednesday regarding his remarks on "Saffron terror" last month. The petition to the court had said that Shinde's remarks had given 'oxygen to antiIndia elements'. The Home Minister had said...
  • BJP to protest outside PM's residence over Shinde February 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The BJP will protest outside the Prime Minister's House Feb 20 to demand an apology from Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for his "saffron terror" and "Hindu terror" remarks, a party leader said on Friday. The protest will be held a day before the start of the budget session...
  • Right wing terror: Myth or reality? February 7, 2013

    CNNIBN investigates Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's claim linking the RSS and the BJP to terror. ...
  • Shinde to bear consequences of Hindu terror remarks: BJP February 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Alleging that Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's Hindu terror remarks were a ploy to deflect attention from the failures of the government, BJP on Tuesday said Congress will have to "bear the consequences" of this "insult" inside and outside Parliament. The party said it will bring up this issue...
  • VHP's PIL against Shinde's terror remark dismissed February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday rejected a PIL by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. A Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Shiva Kirti Singh and Justice Dilip Gupta dismissed in limine the PIL which had sought to make Shinde, the Cabinet Secretary and...
  • BJP demands sedition charge against Shinde February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has hardened its stand against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for his Hindu terror remarks asking for a sedition charge to be brought against him. "What Shinde has done is inexcusable. He has acted more like Pakistan's agent and not as our Home...
  • BJP decision to boycott Shinde 'unfortunate': Cong February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday night regretted BJP's plans to boycott all public programmes of Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde to protest against his Hindu terror remarks, saying the opposition party should not politicise the issue. Party spokesman Rashid Alvi said Congress has already clarified that it was its firm belief...
  • We will boycott all meetings called by Shinde: BJP February 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday said that it will boycott all meetings called by Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde from now. It added that it will show black flags to Shinde. The main Opposition party has been, for a while, upset with Shinde after he allegedly...
  • Complaint filed against Shinde over terror remark January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: An advocate filed a complaint against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday over his terror remark demanding that an FIR be registered against him. Advocate Vivek Garg was earlier the head of the RTI cell of the Delhi BJP. Garg filed the complaint at the Tis Hazari court...
  • The Last Word: Does Shinde choose the wrong words when he speaks? January 25, 2013

    BJP president Rajnath Singh, who led the charge against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, saw Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj by his side demanding apology from the Congress on Home Minister's remarks on 'Hindu terror' and the RSS. ...
  • Sack Shinde or will disrupt Parliament session: BJP January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: First day, first show by newlyelected BJP president Rajnath Singh, who led the charge against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, saw Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj by his side demanding apology from the Congress on Home Minister's remarks on 'Hindu terror' and the RSS. The BJP made it...