Hindus

Unbelievable! 'Havan' in India for Donald Trump's victory in US presidential elections - Watch

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been making both friends and enemies in the run-up to November elections.

May 12, 2016, 09:12 AM IST

Selection of yatris for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra begins on Friday

 Minister of States for External Affairs General (Retd.) V.K. Singh will inaugurate the selection procedure of yatris for the annual Kailas Mansarovar Yatra at 10 a.m. on Friday.

May 05, 2016, 21:47 PM IST

Evangelist spews venom against Islam, says its a threat to Christianity, Hindus, Jews

Sharing a controversial viewpoint on a religion, President of Samaritan's Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Franklin Graham on Wednesday made some remarks against Islam, triggering a debate on Twitter.

May 04, 2016, 15:29 PM IST

Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah backs Giriraj Singh's 'population' remark

Union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah on Sunday supported BJP's firebrand leader Giriraj Singh's remark in which he had proposed a law in the country that same number of children should be allowed for families across religions whether Hindu, Muslim, Sikh or Christian.

Apr 24, 2016, 21:25 PM IST

Congress trying to defame Hindus by referring to terms like 'Saffron Terrorism': Giriraj Singh

BJP's firebrand leader Giriraj Singh, known for his fiery remarks, has alleged that the Congress is defaming the Hindu community by referring to terms like 'Saffron terrorism'.

Apr 24, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain: All that you should know

The much-awaited Simhastha Kumbh Mela began in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, on Friday.

Apr 22, 2016, 09:29 AM IST

Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in Ujjain - SEE PICS

Kumbh Mela, the biggest religious congregation of Hindus, is expected to attract over five crore pilgrims, including seers, over the next few weeks.

Apr 22, 2016, 09:16 AM IST

Muslims must not be allowed to have more than two kids, only then our daughters will be safe: Giriraj Singh

Singh, MP from Nawada on BJP ticket, made the remarks at a cultural event in Bagaha, West Champaran, Bihar.

Apr 21, 2016, 09:47 AM IST

Hindus will celebrate Ram Navami at Ram Temple in Ayodhya next year: Subramanian Swamy

According to a report, Swamy said the temple would be built in three months once permission is received from the Supreme Court.

Apr 18, 2016, 10:40 AM IST

Modi govt to allow Pakistani Hindus to buy property, open bank accounts in India

If this turns into a reality, it will be really a big boost for Pakistan Hindus. 

Apr 17, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

Know what Sakshi Maharaj has to say about Muslim women

Sakshi Maharaj said Muslim women should be allowed to offer namaz.

Apr 16, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

Hindu dharma is a way of life not religion: Rajeev Pratap Rudy

Hindu dharma has been accepted worldwide as a way of life and not as a religion, Union Minister Rajeev Pratap Rudy has said.

Apr 07, 2016, 11:39 AM IST

Hindus oppose proposed textbook changes in California

Hindus in the US are up in arms against suggestions mooted by California's Department of Education to make changes in textbooks which they allege not only distort India's history but ignore facts on Hinduism.

Mar 28, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

'Minority Muslims can do riots, rape in India, but Hindus in Bangladesh can't even think of doing it'

Known for taking bold stance against bigotry, noted Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen on Sunday stirred up a hornet's nest when she said that minority Muslims can commit heinous crimes in India which is hard to even imagine for minority Hindus in Bangladesh.

Mar 27, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

Pope washes feet of Muslim migrants, says 'We are brothers'

Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of Muslim, Christian and Hindu refugees and declared them all children of the same God, as he performed a gesture of welcome and brotherhood at a time of increased anti-Muslim sentiment following the Brussels attacks.

Mar 25, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

Pakistan's Sindh to pass bill against forced conversion

Islamabad: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said his party in Sindh will soon pass a bill against forced conversion of Hindus so that the community becomes stronger.

Mar 25, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Pakistan's minority lawmakers call for holidays on Hindu festivals

Pakistan's non-Muslim members of the National Assembly have suggested that days be shaved off the Eid holidays so that national holidays could be observed on Hindu festivals as well.

Mar 25, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Tainted liquor kills 40, mostly Hindus, in Pakistan ahead of Holi

At least 40 people, mostly from Pakistan`s minority Hindu community, have died and dozens were taken to hospital after drinking tainted liquor days ahead of a major festival, police said on Wednesday.

Mar 23, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

Makeshift prayer hall of Christian community burnt down in Nizamabad

A makeshift prayer hall belonging to the Christian community in Gopanpally village of Nizamabad in Telangana was burnt down by unknown people.

Mar 20, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

I'll get all votes if I contest election against Owaisi: Javed Akhtar

Acclaimed lyricist-writer Javed Akhtar says he will contest elections against All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owais if given a constituency with Hindus and Muslims in equal numbers.

Mar 18, 2016, 17:03 PM IST