PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 02:28 PM IST
The apex court was hearing a plea filed by lawyer and BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay. The plea has sought the minority status for Hindus in six states and two Union territories, where the number of the community members has fallen according to Census 2011.
Hindstan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2019 11:31 PM IST
Jaipur | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 09:48 PM IST
Former VHP chief Praveen Togadia said that his outfit will create a vote bank of 20 crore Hindus in the country to influence politics in a democratic manner.
Hindustan Times, Davangere/Chitradurga | By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2018 10:36 AM IST
Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah’s decision to accord minority religious status to Lingayats, including the Veerashaivas, is being viewed with some scepticism.
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Amarpal Singh
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 05:27 PM IST
Sapru extended her support to the movie Nanak Shah Fakir, saying if the movie conveys true message of Sikhism, it should be promoted.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2018 09:05 PM IST
With an eye on the Karnataka assembly elections, chief minister Siddaramaiah recommended minority status for the Lingayat sect — a community which holds sway over 90 of the state’s 224 assembly seats.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 03:12 PM IST
As 27 Rajya Sabha seats from seven states go to elections on Saturday, a close finish is expected in at least four states where independent candidates have jumped into the fray, jeopardising the established poll arithmetic.