Hindustan Times, Nagpur | By Pradip Kumar Maitra
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 08:03 PM IST
A former Sanskrit professor of a local Christian missionary college, MG Vaidya also served the RSS as Akhil Bharatiya Bouddhikh Pramukh (chief of intellectual cell of RSS) and the spokesman of the organisation for over eight decades
By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 06:54 PM IST
Sushil Kumar Modi thanked the BJP and the Sangh Parivar for the 40 years of his political life and said that he would discharge whatever responsibility would be given to him in a tweet.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 05, 2020 02:49 PM IST
Local people said a clash between two groups led to the murder.
Hindustan Times, Berhampore | By Sreyasi Pal
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2020 05:59 PM IST
Banerjee had condemned mass marriages of tribal people from poor economic backgrounds conducted by different Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)-affiliated organisations in February. She had alleged that these events were the Sangh Parivar’s attempt to convert the followers of the Sari/Sarna religion of the tribal people into Hindus.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON FEB 10, 2020 08:33 PM IST
The Mamata Banerjee administration has started treating mass marriages as “conversion drive”.
Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2019 09:22 AM IST
Political observers point to the significance of the timing of the RSS meeting in Odisha, coming at a time when the BJP is making rapid strides and has emerged as the main opposition party in the state.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Tanmay Chatterjee
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2019 03:10 PM IST
The Bloc has also called for a mass boycott of Gumnaami, released on October 2, and alleged that the movie shows Bose as Gumnaami Baba under the influence of the Sangh Parivar. Gumnaami Baba was a monk with no social identity, who lived in Uttar Pradesh and was believed by some to be Bose in disguise
Hindustan Times, Nagpur | By Pradeep Kumar Maitra
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2019 11:24 PM IST
The Bollywood actor and former Trinamool Rajya Sabha member is learnt to have spent an hour at the RSS headquarters and then visited the Hedgewar memorial.
New Delhi | By Kumar Uttam
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 11:58 PM IST
An RSS leader said that the idea for such an interaction was being discussed within the organization since the April-May parliamentary elections when a section of the foreign media reportedly presented the Sangh parivar affiliates in a poor light.
By Sushanta Talukdar
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2019 04:30 PM IST
New narratives may influence the demand for making 1951 the cut-off year for identification of “Illegal Bangladeshi migrants” pushed by the BJP and the Sangh Parivar as well as those opposed to the cut-off date of 1971
Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 07:50 AM IST
In his letter, Bopaiah has petitioned the chief minister to order the withdrawal of cases against Hindu activists charged for protesting against Tipu Jayanti.
BENGALURU | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 12:38 AM IST
In 2015, the Sangh had opposed former chief minister Siddaramaiah’s move to start Tipu Jayanti celebrations. Severe protests had then erupted across the state, especially in Kodagu district where one person died.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2019 07:58 PM IST
The conference titled Sanghati Ebong Protirodh (Solidarity and Resistance) will be held on July 30 at the Netaji Indoor Stadium that has a seating capacity of about 12,000 people. The CPI (ML)(Liberation) is a faction of the CPI(ML).
Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2019 04:36 PM IST
The 14-month old Congress-JDS coalition government headed by H D Kumaraswamy collapsed on Tuesday after losing the vote of confidence in the assembly in a climax to three-week long intense power struggle.
Hindustan Times | By Prashant Jha
PUBLISHED ON MAY 20, 2019 07:31 PM IST
May 23 won’t just give us a new government, but also a glimpse into the new turns in Indian politics
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 07:23 PM IST
The tallest domesticated jumbo in the state at 10.5 ft, Ramachandran plays a key role in Pooram festivities every year but has been banned from public display this year.
By Revati Laul and Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2019 07:47 PM IST
The “bring Baba Budangiri back to the Hindus” movement gained currency over the following two decades. It turned the hilltop into the Sangh Parivar’s Ayodhya of the South.
Hindustan Times | By Revati Laul
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2019 07:24 AM IST
In Manipur, therefore, the party and the umbrella of Hindu nationalist institutions that make up the Sangh Parivar, have had to shift gear to enable their candidates to compete.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2019 07:32 AM IST
In contrast with the aggressive reaction to the Pathankot attack, the response of the Sangh Parivar to the Pulwama car bombing has been muted. The VHP and RSS have toned down calls for retribution and statements issued by key functionaries convey their faith in the government.
Allahabad | By Pawan Dixit/Kenneth John
PUBLISHED ON FEB 01, 2019 11:07 PM IST
A proposal for the temple was approved at the meet where saints called upon people to give another term to the Narendra Modi government at the Centre.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2019 12:50 PM IST
Malayalam film director Priyanandan was in the news recently for posting a comment on Facebook about the ongoing agitation in Sabarimala. The director alleged that he was overpowered by a group of men, who flung cow dung at him and manhandled him when he went out of his house to fetch milk.
Sabarimala/Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2019 10:52 PM IST
Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandmayi, who was the chief guest at the gathering, called temples pillars of India civilisation.
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2019 11:28 AM IST
Kannur, which is notorious for clashes between RSS and Left workers that claimed more than 300 lives in three decades, a RSS office was set on fire early on Saturday.
Thiruvananthapuram | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2019 04:38 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comments had come amidst heightened demands by Hindutva organisations, including the RSS, for an ordinance to allow the temple construction.
New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2019 07:01 PM IST
The BJP, as articulated in its manifesto, wants building of a majestic Ram temple in Ayodhya. Recently, there has been a renewed pitch within the party as well as by its sister organisations in the Sangh Parivar for expediting the process of construction of the temple.
Hindustan Times | By Shailesh Gaikwad
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2018 07:44 AM IST
The Ram temple issue has not become that big, though some outfits are planning to take it across India. So why is the Sena doing this now?
Kozhikode(Kerala) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2018 05:18 PM IST
Asserting that his government was with the devotees, Vijayan said it was being targeted for trying to implement the Supreme Court order permitting entry of all women into the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala.
Hindustan Times | By Venkatesha Babu
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2018 11:43 PM IST
A staunch Advani loyalist in his early years , he was part of the party’s quartet of strong leaders, the others being Sushma Swaraj, Arun Jaitley and Venkaiah Naidu
Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2018 11:48 AM IST
BJP chief Amit Shah and leaders from several Sangh Parivar affiliates discussed the importance of a Dalit outreach ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Sabarimala verdict: Kerala govt asks shrine board to implement SC order, BJP for ordinance to restore status quo
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2018 07:12 PM IST
The BJP and the broader Sangh Parivar affiliates have called for a meeting on October 8 at Kochi to chalk out a strategy and are planning to move a review petition in the Supreme Court.