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HindustanTimes Mon,22 Dec 2014

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VHP president Togadia urges Hindus to unite

President of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), Praveen Togadia speaking at the Hindu Conclave organised by the VHP urged Hindus in India to unite at Chhola ground on Sunday.

30 Christians 'converted' by VHP in Kerala

The VHP on Sunday claimed to have converted at least 30 Christians in a ghar wapsi ceremony in Alappuzha district, adding that 150 more families would be welcomed into the Hindu fold in the run up to Christmas.

PDP says will need support of every party, including BJP

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday said it was confident of forming the next government in Jammu and Kashmir on its own.

Amid harsh chill, Kashmir politicos sweat in anticipation of results

As Kashmir slipped into the harshest 40-day spell of the winter on Sunday, the political barometer rose amidst a flurry of exit polls predicting the winner of marathon elections to the state assembly.

Polls saw fewer candidates than 2008 elections

The voter turnout in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections has increased significantly but the number of aspiring lawmakers dipped substantially compared to 2008 polls when a record 1,344 candidates tried their luck on 87 constituencies.

I thought he was a friend, but he raped me: Delhi medical student

She tells HT: 'I knew my rapist; we had met through my friends in the medical college where I was doing my PhD. I still haven’t told my parents but people in my college know. They ostracise me because no one wants to be involved in something as messy as rape.'

Video: BJP leader, aides caught on camera thrashing pvt company staff

BJP leader and Satna district panchayat president Gagnendra Singh and his supporters allegedly thrashed five employees working at a major private vehicle manufacturing company's shop at Satna in MP.

Govt discriminated against migrant KPs: BJP

Minister of state in Prime Minister's office, Jitendra Singh on Sunday said successive governments had discriminated against the migrant Pandit community by denying the government employees among them the privileges which other workers got.

JKLF chief on 'indefinite' hunger strike in hospital

The head of the pro-Independence Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Yasin Malik has gone on an indefinite hunger strike to protest the "continuous detention" of separatist leaders and their supporters.

Tihar inmates to get insurance cover under Jan Dhan

Inmates of Delhi's high-security Tihar jail will soon get life and accidental insurance cover as the prison administration, in collaboration with Indian Bank, has decided to get their accounts opened under the Jan Dhan Yojna.

TN: DMK leader Napolean joins BJP at Shah rally

At the first rally he addressed in Tamil Nadu on Saturday after taking charge of the party, the BJP president also welcomed Tamil film music director Gangai Amaran and actress and dancer Gayatri Raghuram into the party fold.

UN official, BARC scientist new members of NDMA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi started reinventing the NDMA on Sunday, naming three disaster experts as members to the advisory body that had become a parking lot for retired bureaucrats under the UPA regime.

Uttarakhand: Minor boy's genitals chopped off

A three-and-half-year-old boy's genitals were chopped off at a village in Uttarakhand's Haridwar district on Saturday in a gruesome incident suspected to be linked to tantric rituals.

Bihar: 45 detonators seized, boy injured in blast

The Police on Sunday recovered 45 detonators from a house in a locality coming under Adampur police station area in Bihar's Bhagalpur town even as a minor boy sustained injuries while fiddling with one of the detonators.

If not now, then when: It is time to review our moral reservations against euthanasia

With the government's decision to scrap Section 309 of the IPC and decriminalise attempt to suicide, perhaps it is time to review our ethical reservations against mercy killings, even though, legal experts fear misuse.
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