Barred from organising conversion, party threatens action

Accusing the Tamil Nadu government of preventing voluntary conversions to Hinduism, a political outfit - Hindu Makkal Katchi (HMK) - said Friday it would seek legal recourse.

Nepal police clash with activists seeking Hindu state

Nepalese police clashed Sunday with activists campaigning for the country to be declared a Hindu state, as tensions rose before Thursday`s deadline for publication of a post-war constitution.

Shankaracharya outdoes Sakshi Maharaj, Sadhvi Prachi, asks for 10 kids from Hindus

Within days after BJP leaders Sakshi Maharaj and Sadhvi Prachi stirred up the hornet's nest by their 4-kid remark, Shankaracharya Vasudevanand Saraswati has gone a step ahead and urged the Hindu couples to produce ten kids each, as per reports on Sunday.

'Secular' Hindu outfit launched by Mangaluru Congress leader

A local Congress leader has launched Bharatiya Hindu Parishad, in a move touted as an attempt to counter the aggressive growth of Sangh Parivar outfits.

Sakshi Maharaj gets showcause notice issued by BJP: Reports

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, who on Tuesday denied receiving any showcause notice from the party over his controversial remarks, finally got the notice last night, as per reports.

Hindus should have 5 children to protect Sanatan Dharma: Bengal BJP leader Shyamal Goswami

As the Bharatiya Janata Party is making all efforts to rein in leaders like Sakshi Maharaj, another party leader from West Bengal Shyamal Goswami has stoked a huge controversy by saying that Hindus should have five children, reports said on Tuesday.

BJP issues show-cause notice to Sakshi Maharaj for four kids remark

Days after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah admitted that the statements of party leaders like Sakshi Maharaj were detrimental towards the government's image, the party on Monday issued a show-cause notice to the Unnao MP over his appeal to every Hindu to have four children.

Why we don't need four children to save Hinduism

We are not some machine that will produce babies just because a man decided we need to save the religion, as if religion needs saving.

DNA: Sakshi Maharaj's controversial population policy!

Addressing a gathering of saints on Tuesday,Sakshi Maharaj said every Hindu woman must produce at least 4 children to "protect" the religion.

Law against forced conversion possible: Maharashtra bishop

There can be a law to prevent forced conversions but there should not be a blanket law against conversions per se, because it would impede the freedom to choose religion, Bishop Fr. Alwyn Barreto from Maharashtra`s Sindhudurg diocese said Saturday.

'PK' part of scheme to discredit Hinduism: VHP
'PK' part of scheme to discredit Hinduism: VHP

Demanding a ban on Aamir Khan-starrer ‘PK’, right-wing group Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Tuesday termed the film part of a larger scheme to discredit Hindu religion and rituals.

VHP's ''ghar wapsi'' at Bodh Gaya flops

The VHP`s `ghar wapsi` programme at Bodh Gaya in Gaya district of Bihar Sunday was a big flop when most of the over 40 Mahadalit families comprising over 200 people, who four days back embraced Christianity, refused to return to Hinduism, officials said.

Conversions will continue until Parliament passes anti-conversion law: Sushma Swaraj
Conversions will continue until Parliament passes anti-conversion law: Sushma Swaraj

On a day when over 58 persons embraced Hinduism in Kerala's Kottayam, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party appealed to all parties to support it over an anti-conversion law so as to put an end to the controversial trend.

At least 58 persons embrace Hinduism in Kerala
At least 58 persons embrace Hinduism in Kerala

 At least 58 persons, most of them belonging to Christian families, embraced Hinduism at two temples in Kottayam district under the initiative of Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Christmas day today.

Eleven of three families convert to Hinduism in Kerala

In an yet another case of conversion since last week in Kerala, eleven persons belonging to three families embraced Hinduism near Kayamkulam in the district Wednesday under an initiative of Vishwa Hindu Parishad.

Bhagwat's remarks on conversions 'reckless': CPI

Terming RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat's recent remarks that conversions will continue to take place in the country as "reckless", CPI on Monday said that RSS and its organizations should stop all attacks against the minorities in the interest of unity and integrity of India.

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30 Christians 'convert' to Hinduism, Kerala govt orders probe
30 Christians 'convert' to Hinduism, Kerala govt orders probe

A report about 35 people getting converted to Hinduism Sunday would be probed by a senior police official, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said.

Religious conversion: Committed to protect Hindutva, says Ashok Singhal

VHP patron, Ashok Singhal has said that the aim of Ghar wpasi is not to change religion but win hearts. He further said that the government is determined to protect Hindutva and that their values will be gradually established in the country.

Religious conversion: 170 families converted to Hinduism in Gujarat

Vishwa Hindu Parishad has kept its religious conversions going with converting over 170 Christian families into Hinduism in the remote tribal village Arnai of Kaprada taluka in Valsad district of Gujarat on Saturday.