Hindu community

Watch: Story of how Hindus are ill-treated in Bangladesh will give you a terrible shock

Watch: Story of how Hindus are ill-treated in Bangladesh will give you a terrible shock

They are tortured, raped, killed, their houses are attacked, torched and ransacked - the condition of Hindus in Bangladesh is as deplorable as it is in Pakistan. The Hindu community is living in fear in the Muslim country.

Oct 29, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

Reality of condition of Hindu community in Pakistan

Pakistan government has failed to protect religious freedom and Hindu community is living in constant fear in Pakistan. Watch the full report here.

Oct 17, 2015, 23:48 PM IST
Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Influential American lawmakers have expressed concern over deterioration of human rights situation in particular those of the minority Hindus in Pakistan's Sindh province.

Oct 04, 2015, 12:35 PM IST
After beef, will vegetables be also banned during Bakr-Eid festival?

After beef, will vegetables be also banned during Bakr-Eid festival?

In the backdrop of a blanket ban on slaughter of cows, bulls and bullocks, a Bangalore based short filmmaker, in a sarcastic way, has allegedly filed a petition asking the government "to ban vegetables also on the occasion of Muslim festival Bakr-Eid".

Sep 22, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

DNA: Hindu population down below 80%, Muslims at 14%

The latest census data on the population of religious groups, released by the Modi government on Tuesday, shows a 0.7 percent decline in the Hindu population, while a growth of 0.8 percent has been

Aug 26, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Eid celebrated peacefully in Atali village

 Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated in Atali village here peacefully with some people from the Hindu community greeting their Muslims brothers.

Jul 19, 2015, 01:04 AM IST

Significance of PM Modi's visit to Dhakeshwari temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday offered prayers at Dhakeshwari Temple in Dhaka. He also worshiped other idols and chanted hymns in the temple.

Jun 07, 2015, 22:22 PM IST

Dhakeshwari temple priest's special request to PM Modi

Dhakeshwari temple priest's special request to PM Modi for the Hindu community in Bangladesh.

Jun 06, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Father of Nation title to Mahatma Gandhi 'unwarranted': VHP leader

Sadhvi Prachi Arya, a prominent Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader, has said that the 'Ghar Wapsi' programme will continue till the fifteen crore people who, she claimed, have left the Hindu fold post Independence, are "reconverted to Hinduism".

Feb 10, 2015, 22:20 PM IST

Hindu community facing `forced conversions` in Pakistan

Hindus in Pakistan have been facing problems due to forced religious conversions, an issue that came up at a seminar titled `Hindus in Pakistan - held at Karachi Press Club.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Hindu community facing `forced conversions` in Pakistan

Hindus in Pakistan have been facing problems due to forced religious conversions, an issue that came up at a seminar titled `Hindus in Pakistan - issues and solutions` held at the Karachi Press Club.

Feb 17, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

PM Hasina warns Bangladeshis against attacking Hindus

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday warned Bangladeshis against attacking the minority Hindu community, saying such assaults could have repercussions in neighbouring India.

Jan 20, 2014, 23:51 PM IST

Hasina slams attacks on Hindus in poll-related violence

PM Sheikh Hasina condemned attacks on Bangladesh`s minority Hindu community in post-poll violence and promised stern action against the perpetrators.

Jan 07, 2014, 23:10 PM IST

Abductor tried to forcibly convert me: Pakistani Hindu woman

A Hindu woman school teacher, who was reported missing last month, has told a magistrate in this northwestern Pakistani city that her kidnapper tried to force her to convert her faith.

Jan 07, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

India soaks in colour as people celebrate Holi

It was a riot of colours as revellers on Wednesday thronged streets and by-lanes to celebrate Holi with security force personnel along the borders and in Kashmir no less enthusiastic in applying `gulal` and exchanging sweets.

Mar 27, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Pak: Hindus protest for law to register marriages

Pakistan`s minority Hindu community has protested the prolonged delay in the approval of
a law to register their marriages.

Mar 30, 2012, 20:56 PM IST

People clash with police, dozen injured in Kashmir

Police told a news agency that about 200 people were demanding the release of Hindu community members arrested last week during communal clashes.

Mar 15, 2012, 14:51 PM IST

Hindu trader kidnapped in Balochistan

Dozens of Hindus have been kidnapped for ransom in Balochistan over the past two years.

Feb 02, 2012, 09:23 AM IST

Pakistan: Hindu community protest extortion attempt

Unidentified armed men tried to extort money from a trader at gunpoint.

Jun 06, 2011, 14:50 PM IST

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