Hindu

  • MHA seeks report into alleged forcible conversion of national level shooter 4 days ago

    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 24-year-old 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  • FTP: Wendy Doniger's 'The Hindus' withdrawn: Is withdrawing a book the right way to express disagreement with its contents?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 CNN-IBN, 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 16, 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 16, 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. ...
  • Sonam Kapoor's take on 'Raanjhanna' June 28, 2013

    Directed by Aanand L Rai, 'Raanjhanaa' revolves the story of a Hindu boy who falls in love with a Muslim girl. The film also stars Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol and Swara Bhaskar. ...
  • Watch: Students worried as DU cut-off touches 100 pc June 27, 2013

    The highest cut-off at the Ram Lal Anand college for computer science at 100 per cent. Both Hindu College and Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Science nearly touched the 100 per cent mark putting the ceiling at 99.75 per cent. ...
  • 100 years of Indian cinema: All about 'Raja Harishchandra' May 3, 2013

    As the Indian cinema celebrates the completion of its 100 years, filmmaker Karan Johar talks about first full length silent film 'Raja Harishchandra', which was released in 1913. The film was directed by the father of Indian cinema Dada Saheb Phalke, but there's more to the maverick filmmaker. ...
  • BJP remains defiant despite meeting with Kamal Nath over Shinde's terror remarks February 20, 2013

    Even as Union Ministers Kamal Nath and Sushil Kumar Shinde met Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj to break the deadlock over the "Hindu terror" remark, Swaraj said, "If the BJP is indeed a terror outfit, then why have I been made the Leader of the Opposition? Why aren't we being...
  • Right wing terror: Myth or reality? February 7, 2013

    CNN-IBN investigates Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's claim linking the RSS and the BJP to terror. ...
  • News 360: Modi pitches to the youth at SRCC, is hailed by the students February 6, 2013

    The Gujarat chief minister addressed the students of Delhi University at Shri Ram College of Commerce, calling them India's biggest resource and saluted them for making India global power. ...
  • Ram Mandir our agenda for Dharam Sansad: VHP leader February 6, 2013

    The Vishwa Hindu Parishad's steering committee will meet for the second day on Wednesday in Allahabad. The meeting will conclude with a Dharam Sansad on Thursday. BJP President Rajnath Singh is also expected in Allahabad on Wednesday. ...
  • Has nudity in art always been a part of Indian culture? February 5, 2013

    The VHP's women wing has demanded a ban on the show saying that it showed women in poor light. ...
  • People want Narendra Modi as PM: VHP's Ashok Singhal February 3, 2013

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal on Sunday backed Narendra Modi and said that BJP should consider the people's demand for making him the party's PM candidate. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Should terror be identified with a religion? January 21, 2013

    Sources in the NIA further said that no senior RSS or BJP functionary had been chargesheeted in any terror case. ...
  • BJP, RSS mount campaign to sack Shinde for terror remark January 21, 2013

    The Union Home Minister insisted that his statement was made responsibly, adding that there was evidence to support what he said. ...
  • FTN: Are Babri demolition images forever etched in public memory? December 6, 2012

    Exactly twenty years back, on December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid was demolished by a frenzied crowd of Hindu right wing forces. In the communal clashes that followed, thousands were killed across the country. ...