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Supreme Court questions 'mandatory Hindu prayers' in Kendriya Vidyalayas, sends notice to govt

Supreme Court questions 'mandatory Hindu prayers' in Kendriya Vidyalayas, sends notice to govt

The Supreme Court sent a notice to the Centre questioning the 'Hindu' school prayer at government-run Kendriya Vidyalayas which makes students to recite Sanskrit and Hindi verses with folded palms and closed eyes during morning assemblies or 'face public humiliation in front of the entire school.'

Jan 11, 2018, 07:16 AM IST
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says Muslims in India also Hindus, some laud, others oppose

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says Muslims in India also Hindus, some laud, others oppose

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat`s statement - Muslims in India are also Hindus - has stirred a controversy, with some saints supporting his remark while others opposing it.

Dec 19, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Muslims living in India are also Hindu: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Muslims living in India are also Hindu: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Maintaining that India is a land of Hindus, the RSS chief said that tortured Hindus from across the world come to the country and get shelter.

Dec 17, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Anybody living in India is Hindu: RSS chief

Anybody living in India is Hindu: RSS chief

Hindutva is different from Hinduism, he told a public function at the Swami Vivekananda Maidan in the heart of Tripura's capital.

Dec 17, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
Amit Shah should amend constitution to qualify as Hindu: JDU leader Pavan Varma's swipe at BJP

Amit Shah should amend constitution to qualify as Hindu: JDU leader Pavan Varma's swipe at BJP

Janata Dal (United) leader Pavan Varma on Sunday took a swipe at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and chief Amit Shah over Rahul Gandhi's temple entry row.

Dec 03, 2017, 14:19 PM IST
Amit Shah is not Hindu, but presents himself as one: Owaisi

Amit Shah is not Hindu, but presents himself as one: Owaisi

The remark from Owaisi comes soon after a war of words between the BJP and the Congress.

Dec 03, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Why silent on cows being killed in Kerala: Smriti Irani takes dig at Rahul Gandhi

Why silent on cows being killed in Kerala: Smriti Irani takes dig at Rahul Gandhi

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday took a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and questioned his silence over Youth Congress workers' alleged killing of cows in Kerala.

Dec 01, 2017, 19:35 PM IST
After Somnath Temple row, Congress says PM Narendra Modi is not a 'real' Hindu

After Somnath Temple row, Congress says PM Narendra Modi is not a 'real' Hindu

“How often does PM go to a temple?” Sibal asked

Nov 30, 2017, 16:13 PM IST
After Somnath temple row, Congress releases 3 pics to show Rahul Gandhi is Hindu

After Somnath temple row, Congress releases 3 pics to show Rahul Gandhi is Hindu

 A major controversy broke out on Wednesday over Rahul Gandhi's visit to Somnath temple with the BJP questioning his faith.

Nov 29, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
What is your religion? Subramanian Swamy asks Rahul Gandhi after Somnath temple row

What is your religion? Subramanian Swamy asks Rahul Gandhi after Somnath temple row

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy claimed that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi had declared himself as a Catholic in Rollins College in the US.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Hadiya says no one forced her to convert to Islam, father's lawyer denies to accept remark

Hadiya says no one forced her to convert to Islam, father's lawyer denies to accept remark

While Hadiya on Saturday said that she was not forced to convert to Islam, her father's lawyer is denying to accept her statement on face value.

Nov 26, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
Is it love or terror? How love jihad probe was conducted in Kerala

Is it love or terror? How love jihad probe was conducted in Kerala

Over the past 28 months, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has picked up dozens of interfaith couples in the southern state of Kerala to question them about their marriages.

Nov 26, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Every Hindu couple should have 4 children to stabilise Hindu population, says Swami Govind Dev Giri at VHP'S dharma sansad

Every Hindu couple should have 4 children to stabilise Hindu population, says Swami Govind Dev Giri at VHP'S dharma sansad

At a meeting of top Hindu religious leaders in Udipi, senior seer Swami Govind Dev Giri stressed on the need to increase the population of Hindus and to check "demographic imbalance."

Nov 26, 2017, 11:55 AM IST
'I am a Muslim, no one forced me to convert to Islam,' says Kerala 'love jihad victim' Hadiya

'I am a Muslim, no one forced me to convert to Islam,' says Kerala 'love jihad victim' Hadiya

Hadiya will be produced before the Supreme Court in connection with the Kerela 'love jihad' case on November 27.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
Husband forces ex-model to convert to Islam, marries another woman

Husband forces ex-model to convert to Islam, marries another woman

A former model based in Mumbai has alleged that her Muslim husband assaulted her and forced to convert to Islam.

Nov 18, 2017, 09:19 AM IST
Muslims, by and large, not opposing Ram temple in Ayodhya: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Muslims, by and large, not opposing Ram temple in Ayodhya: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Ravi Shankar is in Ayodhya to mediate and resolve the Ram Temple dispute.

Nov 16, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
Bangladesh Police arrests Hindu man whose Facebook post 'sparked' riots

Bangladesh Police arrests Hindu man whose Facebook post 'sparked' riots

A Hindu man, whose alleged offensive Facebook post led to an arson attack on over 30 homes of the minority community in Bangladesh, has been arrested, the country's home minister said on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute: Shia Waqf Board to approach Supreme Court before December 5 with solution

Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute: Shia Waqf Board to approach Supreme Court before December 5 with solution

Supreme Court had earlier suggested that an out-of-court settlement for  Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
Hindus as minority in 8 states: Ask minorities panel, SC tells petitioner

Hindus as minority in 8 states: Ask minorities panel, SC tells petitioner

BJP leader Ashwani Kumar Upadhyay asked minority status for Hindus in 8 states

Nov 10, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
Hindus as minority in 8 states? Supreme Court to hear plea today

Hindus as minority in 8 states? Supreme Court to hear plea today

The Supreme Court is all set to hear a plea seeking minority status for Hindus in eight Indian states – Lakshadweep, Mizoram, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Punjab.

Nov 10, 2017, 08:39 AM IST