VHP

  • Love Jihad: Is interreligious relationship a crime? 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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 13, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Congress corners government over spate in communal violence August 13, 2014

    Discussion over the Communal Violence Bill took place in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday amidst huge uproar. While the Congress alleged that maximum cases of communal violence had come to light since the Bharatiya Janata Party led government had taken charge at the Centre, the latter blamed the Congress of...
  • Watch: VHP protests against Sania Mirza being made the Telangana brand ambassador July 25, 2014

    A day after a Bharatiya Janata Party MLA slammed tennis player Sania Mirza for being named the brand ambassador of Telangana, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad has also protested against it. VHP's Telangana State Working President has said that he will submit a memorandum to the Chief Minister opposing the move....
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey April 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on Praveen Togadia's hate speech April 21, 2014

    The Election Commission has sought a report on VHP President Praveen Togadia's alleged hate speech. Togadia asked people in Bhavnagar in Gujarat to evict Muslims from Hindu dominated areas. Even though the Cong has filed a complaint, both Togadia and the RSS are denying the reports, calling them fabricated. ...
  • BJP accuses SP of banning VHP's 'Sankalp Diwas' to appease Muslims October 15, 2013

    Politics has intensified after the Uttar Pradesh government banned the VHP's Yatra in Ayodhya. The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) had proposed a 'Sankalp Sabha' to be held in Ayodhya on October 18. The yatra was being done with an aim to reinforce pressure for the building of the Ram Temple...
  • 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 Ayodhya yatra a failed project? August 25, 2013

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday cracked down on the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's Ayodhya Yatra detaining its top leaders and as many as 500 activists, making Samajwadi Party heroes in the eyes of the minority. ...
  • VHP Ayodhya yatra: If Singhla doesn't want to return, he will remain under detention, says police August 25, 2013

    The Uttar Pradesh government has foiled Vishwa Hindu Parishad Ayodhya yatra and has detained party's top leaders and as many as 450 activists. Rajesh Kumar, Superintendent of Police East, said Ashok Singhal has been detained. Sri Ram Bhattacharjee was with him, even he has been detained. "Singhal has been stopped...
  • Ayodhya yatra not a flop show, people are doing parikrama: Saint August 25, 2013

    Not accepting that the VHP proposed was a flop show, Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas Committee Chairman Mahant Nritya Gopaldas said, "No one can stop people's sentiments. Those who will be doing the parikrama yatra have reached. They are already doing the parikrama yatra and will continue to do that." ...
  • VHP Ayodhya yatra a political game: Opposition August 25, 2013

    The yatra was under attack from the Opposition with leaders saying it was a political yatra rather than a religious one. Congress leader Rashid Alvi said this is all a political game plan and has nothing to do with religion. "The BJP and VHP have the same ideologies and the...
  • VHP Yatra: Ayodhya turns into fortress August 24, 2013

    Security has been beefed up in Ayodhya as a defiant VHP declared that it will go ahead with the yatra which has been banned by the ruling Samajwadi Party government fearing a communal flare-up. Besides 13 companies of PAC and three company of RAF, two Superintendent of Police (SP), 19...
  • Ban on Ayodhya Yatra: UP govt acted on inputs, says Azam Khan August 22, 2013

    Security in 12 districts of Uttar Pradesh has been tightened after the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) vowed to carry on the Ayodhya Yatra despite being denied the permission. Samjawadi Party leader Azam Khan said, "Government has got inputs and on the basis of that, this decision has been taken." ...
  • Mayawati's problem is ban on castebased rallies, says BJP July 15, 2013

    BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said BSP chief Mayawati's problem is a ban on castebased rallies. He said the Congress government in the past had imposed a ban on RSS and VHP but the tribunal set up to hear the case had revoked the ban. ...
  • FTN: Should Kumbh Mela be used for politics? February 7, 2013

    The RSS chief while speaking at a gathering of the VHP at the Maha Kumbh hinted at support to Modi as the PM candidate of the BJP, saying, "everyone is speaking the same thing about who should be the PM". ...
  • News 360: RSS chief hints at backing Modi as PM candidate February 7, 2013

    RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hinted at support to Narendra Modi as the Prime Ministerial candidate of the BJP, saying, "everyone is speaking the same thing about who should be the Prime Minister". ...
  • Maharashtra: VHP leader Praveen Togadia booked for 'hate speeches' February 7, 2013

    The Maharashtra Police on Thursday filed file an FIR against VHP leader Praveen Togadia for a speech he made last week in Nanded. This is not the first time that Togadia has faced the strong arm of the law but each time he has got away lightly. ...
  • FTN: Is artistic freedom in jeopardy in India? February 6, 2013

    A Bangalore art academy was forced to remove three paintings following protests on Monday, before that organisers of an art exhibition in Delhi also faced a similar scenario in this case, the VHP demanded to shut down the exhibition. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Delhi Art Gallery under attack, VHP wants nude paintings removed February 6, 2013

    A Bangalore art academy was forced to remove three paintings following protests on Monday, before that organisers of an art exhibition in Delhi also faced a similar scenario in this case, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad demanded to shut down the exhibition. ...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 5, 2013

    VHP's women wing forces Delhi Art Gallery to shut temporarily. Kashmir no place for music, says J&K girl band member. ...
  • Gujarat: Court to pronounce verdict in Naroda Patiya massacre June 30, 2012

    A trial court in Ahmedabad is expected to deliver its verdict on the Naroda Patiya massacre where 97 Muslims were slaughtered by a mob. ...
  • Watch: Guj VHP leader's domestic help deposes, beaten up September 1, 2009

    A day after the domestic help of a Gujarat VHP leader Damodar Modi was interrogated by the department of Income Tax, the help was found beaten brutally. Yet, no FIR has been filed by his employers who are under a multicrore tax investigation. CNNIBN investigates. ...
  • Two churches vandalised in Bangalore, all eyes on CM September 22, 2008

    Bangalore: In Karnataka, as the Christians continue to bear the brunt of attacks, the Yedyurappa government is now at the receiving end of the ire of Christian groups. The holy communion at St James Church in Marian Palya was desecrated and the holy name of Jesus church on the outskirts...
  • CJ pics: VHP bandh paralyses life in Orissa August 26, 2008

    Citizen Journalist Sidarth Patnaik has sent CNNIBN pictures from Cuttack. Life was paralysed in the city due to a bandh on Monday. VHP activists blocked roads and burnt tyres in response to a suspected Naxal attack at the Jalespata ashram in Kandhamal district on Saturday night. A VHP leader and...
  • Watch trailer: Kamal Haasan's magnum opus Dasavathaaram June 13, 2008

    Here's a look at the most expensive Indian movie ever made. ...