Saffron Terror

  • Terror accused links RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to three major 2007 blasts 06-02-2014 09:25 AM

    New Delhi: Just ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, trouble is brewing for the Bharatiya Janata Party. It's ideological mentor, the RSS, is once again in the news for all the wrong reasons. Accused in the Samjhauta Express, Hyderabad Mecca Masjid and Ajmer Dargah blasts, Swami Aseemanand, has alleged that...
  • Right wing terror: Myth or reality? 07-02-2013 11:51 PM

    CNN-IBN investigates Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's claim linking the RSS and the BJP to terror. ...
  • Ground report: Malegaon blast accused recall horror 22-01-2013 07:38 PM

    The life of the suspects arrested in connection with the Malegaon blast, who are out on bail, has changed forever. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 21-01-2013 11:55 PM

    Congress, BJP at war as Shinde's terror remark sparks fresh row. Barack Obama starts 2nd term as US President, says America's possibilities are limitless. ...
  • Should terror be identified with a religion? 21-01-2013 11:49 PM

    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 21-01-2013 11:40 PM

    The Union Home Minister insisted that his statement was made responsibly, adding that there was evidence to support what he said. ...
  • Malegaon accused's families want compensation 07-11-2011 07:33 AM

    Mumbai: The nine people, who were accused in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case, got bail on Saturday and will finally be walking free after spending five years in prison. Their families, although relieved, want the state to compensate them for the trauma, the stigma of terror and their loss. Father...
  • It's Digvijay Vs Chidambaram on saffron terror 01-09-2010 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: Ticked off by some within his own party for his saffron terror remarks, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said the phrase 'saffron terror' brought home the message of right-wing terrorism. On Wednesday, he said the message behind the phrase is that right-wing fundamentalist groups are suspected...
  • Chidambaram stands by 'saffron terror' remark 01-09-2010 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram stands by his 'saffron terror' remark. On Wednesday, he said the message behind the phrase is that right-wing fundamentalist groups are suspected to be behind some bomb blasts. "I do not claim patent on the phrase as several colleagues in the UPA have...
  • 'PM should apologise for 'saffron terror' remark' 28-08-2010 07:21 PM

    Ahmedabad: A day after opposition parties like the BJP and the Shiv Sena stalled the proceedings of Parliament over Home Minister P Chidambaram's "saffron terror" remark, Gujarat Chief Minister lashed out at the Centre on Saturday and demanded an apology from the Prime Minister. Modi accused the Congress of indulging...
  • Is it inappropriate to use term 'saffron terror'? 28-08-2010 12:18 AM

    On Talking Point, CNN-IBN Editor-in-chief speaks to a panel of experts to find out if it is inappropriate to use term 'saffron terror'. ...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-08-2010 12:06 AM

    Get the day's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Saffron controversy: Cong says terror has no colour 27-08-2010 11:50 PM

    On Friday, the BJP and the Shiv Sena stalled the proceedings of Rajya Sabha over P Chidambaram's "saffron terror" remarks. ...
  • Cong rebuffs PC, says terror has no colour 27-08-2010 06:03 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Friday sought to distance itself from Home Minister P Chidambram's "saffron terror" remarks, saying that terror has no colour. Congress General Secretary Janardhan Dwivedi rebuffed Chidambaram after the BJP and Shiv Sena demanded a withdrawal of Chidambaram's comments and stalled the Rajya Sabha over...
  • BJP and Shiv Sena stall RS over PC's remark 27-08-2010 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Shiv Sena joined hands to target Union home minister P. Chidambaram over his 'saffron terror' remark. The angry parties also stalled Rajya Sabha on Friday. The minister had on Wednesday commented on the "recently uncovered phenomenon of saffron terror" and how...