'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.

Congress has done nothing for Muslims: Heptulla

Union Minister for Minority Affairs Najma Heptulla on Thursday hit out at the Congress, saying its secular image was a farce meant to entrap the minority community.

Laptop distribution biggest secular, socialist scheme: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said the ambitious laptop distribution scheme of his government was the "biggest secular and
socialist scheme" in the state as it was implemented among the masses without any disparity.

Nitish Kumar hints at grand secular alliance against BJP

Buoyed by his party`s victory, with the support of RJD and Congress in the Rajya Sabha bypolls in Bihar, JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar today said that this was the start of coming together of "secular forces" against the BJP.

My secular credentials beyond doubt: Azam Khan

Azam Khan repudiated charges that his speeches at a number of rallies, after which he was barred from campaigning across Uttar Pradesh by the Election Commission, had communal overtones.

Giriraj Singh should be sent to Pakistan, says Maulana Mehmood Madani

Lok Sabha Polls 2014 — Bharatiya Janata Party`s Giriraj Singh came under attack on Monday from Muslim clerics who took strong offence to the Bihar leader questioning loyalty of certain sections of the society and taunting them to `support Narendra Modi or leave for Pakistan`.

It`s secular vs communal forces: Anand Sharma on LS polls

Union Minister and senior Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday said the ongoing Lok Sabha elections were witnessing a battle between secular and communal forces.

Narendra Modi will destroy India`s secular fabric: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference chairperson Farooq Abdullah has said his party will never consider joining the BJP-led NDA in case Narendra Modi becomes the prime minister.

Congress `most communal` party, says Rajnath Singh

In a tit-for-tat for Rahul Gandhi`s attack on his party over riots, Rajnath Singh hit out against Congress, saying it was `most communal` party.

Union Minority Affairs Minister calls Nitish Kumar `secular`

After PM and Shinde, it was Union Minority Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan`s turn to describe Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as secular.

Secular India will never accept Modi: Congress

Dubbing BJP`s election campaign committee chairman and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi a communal face, the Congress on Tuesday said secular India would never accept him.

Nitish Kumar is secular, have always sought support from right-minded people: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Monday that the UPA will have a third term.

Congress willing to align with like-minded, secular parties: Ajay Maken

The Congress is watching carefully the political situation in Bihar where the JD-U and BJP parted ways and is willing to align with "like-minded and secular" parties, newly-appointed party general secretary Ajay Maken said Monday.

Narendra Modi is totally secular: BJP

Amid insistence by ally JD-U on projecting a "secular" leader as NDA`s Prime Ministerial candidate, BJP said Narendra Modi is "totally secular" and sought to justify it by saying no riots took place in Gujarat during his rule.

Arunachal secular to the core: Muslim cleric

Arunachal Pradesh`s secular character is evident from the fact that no communal riot was reported from this state, a senior Muslim cleric said.

Eye on 2014, Congress asks secular forces to unite

Congress on Sunday called on all secular forces and progressive forces of the country to unite in ideological battle against those who polarise and divide the society.

Jamia will remain secular institution in spirit: VC

Jamia Millia Islamia Vice
Chancellor said that the status of minority institution will
put greater onus on the varsity to preserve its secular

Hundreds demonstrate for secular Tunisia

Tunisians protested for a secular state after an attempt by Islamists to set light to a brothel.

‘Secular’ Salman paints Hindu Gods

Bollywood’s ‘enfant terrible’ Salman Khan is a perfect example of a secular actor, who has equal respects for all the religions.