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Ex-CBI chief backs death for Memon, seeks tough anti-terror laws

Supporting death penalty for terrorists, former CBI Director Joginder Singh has accused Yakub Memon, hanged for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, and his supporters of misusing India's liberal laws and called for an overhaul of anti-terror legislations.

Govt acted humanely in Yakub's hanging, ensured peace: RSS

 The RSS on Saturday said the hanging of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon was dealt with humanely by the government by allowing his family access which ensured peace in the aftermath.

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India has lost one of her greatest sons in Kalam: RSS

 The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Tuesday condoled the demise of former President A P J Abdul Kalam and said in his passing away the country has lost one of her greatest sons.

Indian Muslims can lead the way for global peace in the times of ISIS: RSS
Indian Muslims can lead the way for global peace in the times of ISIS: RSS

Amid growing radicalisation of a sect of Muslims and the rise of ISIS, RSS organ 'Organiser' has said Indian Muslims can lead the way for global peace and prosperity as shown by the community in Maharashtra town by Eid celebrations for Vaishnavite pilgrims.

Organisational reshuffle in RSS U'khand

 In an organisational reshuffle, RSS today transferred Uttarakhand 'Prant Pracharak' Harish Rautela to Brij prant in Uttar Pradesh?and replaced him with Yudhvir.

RSS behind social change that catapulted Modi to power: RSS

The RSS on Thursday said it made a contribution to the change in social thinking which finally led to the political transformation at the Centre and Narendra Modi's rise to power.

UP governor trashes charge that he has turned Raj Bhawan into BJP office

Rejecting charges that he has converted Raj Bhawan into BJP office, Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Wednesday said he ceased to be a member of that party the day he accepted the gubernatorial post though he was still "an RSS man".

RSS justifies Iftar parties by Muslim affiliate

The RSS on Tuesday justified the Iftar party organised by its affiliate Muslim Rashtriya Manch for the first time on the eve of Ramzan and said the programme was "supported and attended wholeheartedly" by people.

IITs, IIMs used for 'anti-India, anti-Hindu' activities?

After an Organiser article termed as "anti-Hindu" the protests against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as FTII chairman, another piece in the RSS organ has alleged that prestigious institutes like IITs were being turned into places for "anti-India and anti-Hindu" activities.

IITs being used for "anti-India, anti-Hindu" activities: RSS mouthpiece

After an Organiser article termed as "anti-Hindu" the protests against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as FTII chairman, another piece in the RSS organ has alleged that prestigious institutes like IITs were being turned into places for "anti-India and anti-Hindu" activities.

Education policy, candidates discussed at Irani, RSS bodies meet

Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday held deliberations with some RSS-affiliated education bodies on the new education policy during which they are understood to have also discussed the appointments of possible candidates in various institutes and varsities in the country.

RSS organ slams "secular brigade" for Iftar "tokenism"

In a scathing critique of Iftar parties hosted by politicians of varied hues, RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' on Saturday said such celebrations amounted to "secular tokenism" and go against the ritual's spirit which requires common meals to be fed to poor rather than to "well-fed" political guests.

RSS calls protests against Gajendra Chauhan 'conspiracy'

In a relief for Gajendra Singh Chauhan, who has been facing protests since his appointment as the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has come out in open to support the "Mahabharata" actor.

FTII protestors 'anti-Hindu', says RSS mouthpiece

An article in RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' has dubbed that those opposing Gajendra Chauhan’s appointment are anti-Hindu.

Congress drags Dharmendra Pradhan into Vyapam scam; accuses BJP, RSS leaders of sharing the spoils
Congress drags Dharmendra Pradhan into Vyapam scam; accuses BJP, RSS leaders of sharing the spoils

Just days after the Supreme Court directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take over the probe into the Vyapam scam, the Congress on Wednesday dragged the name of Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan into the scam.

Controversy brewing over shifting of Nagpur school to house RSS chief's security team
Controversy brewing over shifting of Nagpur school to house RSS chief's security team

A controversy is brewing in Nagpur over the city municipal corporation's proposal to shift the primary wing of a civic school to accommodate RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's security personnel.

Congress needles RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Vyapam

 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat wrapped up his 4-day visit to the city on Monday with the Congress needling him on the Vyapam scam that has hit the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh.

Ban companies making hazardous food: RSS affiliate

After the controversy over Maggi noodles and subsequent ban on the two-minute snack, a key RSS affiliate has demanded that companies making hazardous food items be not just penalised but completely prohibited from doing business in the country.

Chandrakant Gharote appointed as member of CBFC

General secretary of Sanskar Bharti, Chandrakant Gharote, has been appointed as a member of the Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC) by the Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry.