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Vandalisation at churches a matter of concern: Congress MP Rajeev Shukla

Terming the attacks on churches a "matter of concern", Congress MP Rajeev Shukla on Sunday alleged that people are being served with "vandalisation, fightings, and rioting" instead of "achhe din" as promised by the BJP during campaigns in run up to 2014 general elections.

VHP hits out at BJP-PDP govt over 'rise' in terror attacks

Hitting out at the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir over "spurt in terror attacks", Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Saturday accused Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed of "compromising" national interest.

After Katju, Sadhvi Prachi says Mahatma Gandhi was a 'British agent'

 Controversial VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi today sparked another controversy as she alleged that Mahatma Gandhi was a "British agent" and his contribution towards independence of the country was "negligible", days after former PCI chairman Markandey Katju levelled same allegation.

India got freedom not because of Gandhi but Bhagat Singh: Sadhvi Prachi

Sadhvi Prachi on Tuesday said Mahatma Gandhi was a British agent and that the independence was brought by Bhagat Singh and Vinayak Savarkar.

Disenfranchise those having more than two kids: Sadhvi Prachi

Firebrand VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi on Monday stoked a fresh controversy saying those having more than two children should be barred from casting votes.

Guj guv, VHP leader Rithambara awarded D Lit degrees

 Gujarat Governor O P Kohli and VHP leader Sadhvi Rithambara were today conferred with honorary D Lit degrees by a private university here.

VHP demands Geelani's arrest for meeting Pakistan envoy

Terming the meeting between Hurriyat hardliner Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit at New Delhi as "an insult to India", the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Monday demanded his arrest.

Togadia's entry banned in Karnataka coastal town

Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) international working president Pravin Togadia's entry into Udupi in Karnataka's coastal district has been banned for a week from Sunday to maintain peace and law and order in the area, police said.

VHP leader Praveen Togadia banned from entering Karnataka's Udupi for 'Hindu Samajotsava'

VHP International Working President Pravin Togadia has been banned for a week from entering Udupi district of Karnataka for the 'Hindu Samjotsava' rally to be held here on March 9.

Indians praising Pakistan should be 'hit with shoes': VHP leader
Indians praising Pakistan should be 'hit with shoes': VHP leader

VHP leader sadhvi Balika Saraswati has stoked a controversy saying that people who live in India and praise Pakistan should be "hit with shoes" and sent to that country, following which police are mulling action against her.

Ban religious conversions or allow ghar wapsi: VHP to govt

Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Wednesday asked the government to either ban religious conversions or allow re-conversion programmes like 'ghar wapsi'.

JD(U) targets PM over remarks by BJP, VHP leaders

JD(U) on Tuesday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Rajya Sabha over controversial remarks by some leaders of BJP and VHP questioning whether he is "complicit" in all this or his writ does not run.

Togadia seeks J&K CM's apology for his Pak remarks

VHP International's general secretary Pravin Togadia condemned the statement of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Monday for giving credit to Pakistan, as well as separatists for peaceful conduct of polls in that state.

Nothing wrong in 'ghar wapsi': VHP

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Sunday waded into the controversy relating to religious conversions, saying there is nothing wrong in its 'ghar wapsi' programme and called for a law to check "forced" conversions.

Shutdown over ban on VHP leader Praveen Togadia hits normal life in Kandhamal

The day-long shutdown called by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) to protest against the ban on the entry of its top leader Pravin Togadia hit normal life in Odisha`s Kandhamal district Saturday, police said.

Goa CM implores against communally sensitive comments
Goa CM implores against communally sensitive comments

No one should make statements which can disturb the communal harmony in Goa said Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar, even as the VHP Friday commented that it would make efforts to re-convert Goan Christians to Hinduism.

Five members of family convert to Hinduism

Five members of a family have converted to Hinduism near Wadakkancherry here as part of the 'Ghar Wapsi' initiative of Sangh Parivar, VHP representatives said.

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

'Ghar Vapasi' to continue till conversions are banned: Yogi Adityanath

Firebrand BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has said VHP's 'Ghar Vapasi' programme will continue unless conversions are banned and that India's problem was "not poverty" but "vote bank politics fuelled by jehadi fervour".

Ghar wapsi will continue: VHP gen secy Ashok Tiwari

 Despite controversy surrounding its 'ghar wapsi' initiative, VHP national general secretary Ashok Tiwari on Sunday said the programme will continue till all those people who "left their home" have been reconverted.