HINDU

  • Idaho senators refuse to attend daily invocation as it started with Hindu prayer March 5, 2015

    Some lawmakers refused to attend the Idaho Senate's daily invocation after objecting to the offering of a Hindu prayer. Rajan Zed, guest chaplain, gave a lengthy prayer in both English and Sanskrit on Tuesday that focused on selflessness and peace. Senators from both sides of the aisle shook his hand...
  • India @ 9 with Anchal Vohra March 1, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Anchal Vohra on India @ 9. ...
  • Kent: Another temple attack in US spreads concern among Hindus March 1, 2015

    A Hindu temple in the US has been vandalised with several windows broken and the word "fear" painted on its wall, the second such incident in America's Washington state in February. Vandals used bricks to break several windows and then painted the word "fear" on the wall of the Kent...
  • News 360: PM Modi says there is no space for religious intolerance in India February 17, 2015

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that there is no space for religious intolerance in India and that his government will ensure that there is complete freedom of faith. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 17, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 17, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Sakshi Maharaj's comments spark controversy: Can Modi rein in fringe elements? January 8, 2015

    Landing his party in yet another controversy, Bharatiya Janata Party Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj appealed to all Hindu women to produce at least four children to protect the religion. ...
  • Madan Mohan Malviya contributed to the development of India, say Benares Hindu university students December 25, 2014

    Benares Hindu university founder and Hindu Mahasabha leader Madan Mohan Malviya was also awarded the Bharat Ratna. His family says successive congress governments ignored the late freedom fighter. ...
  • Agra chaupal: People feel misled after conversion row December 12, 2014

    In the center of political uproar are the families who were allegedly forcibly converted and their fate is yet to be decided. ...
  • Centre calls for anti-conversion law in states, Opposition stages walkout December 11, 2014

    The Centre on Thursday said an anti-conversion law was needed in all the states and the issue needed a wider debate. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Nadu said this while replying to a debate in the Lok Sabha on the Agra conversion issue even as the major opposition parties staged a...
  • Foreign languages to make way for Sanskrit: Is this a regressive move? November 21, 2014

    Sanksrit Shiksha Sangh asked the government to teach Sanskrit or any modern Indian language instead. The sangh is expected to write to Prime Minister and HRD Ministry and will take strong action if their issues are not addressed. ...
  • 'Kiss of Love' protest to take place at Kochi's Marine Drive today November 2, 2014

    The 'Kiss of Love' protest will take place on Sunday at Kochi's Marine Drive against moral policing by right-wing groups. A huge turn out is expected although there has been tough opposition from both hardline Muslim and Hindu groups in Kerala. The ruling Congress party's students union, KSU, has also...
  • 'PM linking foreign trips to his domestic agenda' August 31, 2014

    Resident Editor of The Hindu Amit Baruah said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi is linking his foreign travels to his domestic priority. "IndiaJapan trade can be made more improved," he said. ...
  • MHA seeks report into alleged forcible conversion of national level shooter August 25, 2014

    Unrest spread in Ranchi on Monday as the VHP called a bandh a day after national level shooter Tara Sahdev alleged that she was tortured by her husband after she refused to convert to Islam. ...
  • Is this the beginning of a majoritarian regime? July 24, 2014

    Triggering a controversy, Goa minister Deepak Dhavlikar has said, "I am confident that under the leadership of Modiji, India will develop into a Hindu nation. Prime Minister will work in this regard is what I feel," he said. ...
  • Is a social media crackdown the right response? June 10, 2014

    Hindu Rashtra Sena chief Dhananjay Desai has been named as accused in connection with the mob violence and murder of a 24yearold IT professional at Hadapsar in Pune on June 2. The techie Mohasin Shaikh was allegedly beaten to death after violence erupted following inflammatory photos of Shivaji and late...
  • Meerut clashes: Security tight, arrests to be made today, says DM May 11, 2014

    A day after clashes break out in Meerut, security has been tightened in the area, said the DM Amit Renwa. ...
  • Watch: BJP workers protest outside BHU over no permission for Modi's rally May 8, 2014

    The BJP workers on Thursday protested outside Banaras Hindu University over denial of permission to Narendra Modi for addressing a public rally in Varanasi. ...
  • FTP: Wendy Doniger's 'The Hindus' withdrawn: Is withdrawing a book the right way to express disagreement with its contents? February 11, 2014

    Penguin Books India has reportedly agreed to withdraw all published copies of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus: An Alternative History' from India and pulp their remaining copies, in a move that is seen as a curb on the freedom of expression and has angered many on social media websites. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 11, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Kashmir row: Hindu Rakshak Dal activists attack AAP office January 8, 2014

    At least 30 to 40 activists belonging to Hindu Raksha Dal vandalised the AAP office on Wednesday to protest party member Prashant Bhushan's comments on holding a referendum in Kashmir. ...
  • Watch: Hindu Rakshak Dal attacks AAP office in Kaushambi January 8, 2014

    A group of 30 to 40 members of the Hindu Rakshak Dal attacked the Aam Aadmi Party's office in Kaushambi on Wednesday, protesting against AAP leader Prashant Bhushan's comments on Kashmir. ...
  • Andhra DGP files criminal case against 'The Hindu' newspaper September 22, 2013

    Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy has justified filing a criminal case against 'The Hindu' newspaper for publishing a controversial report over his visit to a godman in Hyderabad. ...
  • Watch: Uproar in Parliament over VHP Ayodhya yatra August 26, 2013

    The Lok Sabha witnessed a furious debate on the yatra that turned out to be non-starter in Ayodhya on Sunday because of the Uttar Pradesh government crackdown. While Samajwadi Party Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav defended the actions of the state government, the BJP's Yogi Adityanath took on the state government...
  • VHP yatra: Praveen Togadia sent to judicial custody for 14 days August 25, 2013

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia has been taken into preventive custody on Sunday ahead of Ayodhya yatra. ...
  • Kishtwar: Muslim neighbours help Hindu doctor marry August 12, 2013

    Kishtwar has been on the edge after last week's communal clashes. But all was not lost as a Hindu doctor was able to get married, thanks to the efforts of his Muslim neighbours even as tension gripped the town. A small gesture that once again stood out as a stark...
  • Sudheendra Kulkarni speaks out July 23, 2013

    Former Bharatiya Janata Party leader and LK Advani aide has hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his 'Hindu nationalist' and 'burqa' remarks. Talking to CNNIBN, he has warned that the BJP and the RSS are making a mistake by not reaching out to Muslims. ...
  • Modi's Hindu nationalist poster: Is Hindu nationalism a cornerstone of BJP's 2014 poll campaign? July 18, 2013

    Continuing the strong Hindutva pitch, the BJP has put up posters of its campaign panel chief and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi posters across Mumbai. ...
  • FTP: Modi and Muslims: Will there always be a trust deficit? July 15, 2013

    In the last few days Modi has been facing severe criticism over his 'puppy' remark over the 2002 Gujarat riots and 'Hindu nationalist' remark. ...
  • News 360: Modi is making veiled attack on Muslims, says Congress July 15, 2013

    In the last few days Modi has been facing severe criticism over his 'puppy' remark over the 2002 Gujarat riots and 'Hindu nationalist' remark. ...