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Feb 26, 2017
Mahashivaratri: Hindu temple in Pakistan truncates three-day festival fearing security threatThe Hindu community in Pakistan's Mansehra district cut short its annual three-day Maha Shivaratri festival by a day mainly due to the prevailing security situation in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.
Feb 09, 2017
Mohan Bhagwat is confusing religion with nationality by saying all Indian Muslims are HindusMuslims are not Hindus, nor are Christians or Buddhists, and they can be as Indian as they are entitled to be, but why go poking a stick into this nest and causing outrage?
Jan 24, 2017
RSS says Dalit icon BR Ambedkar never represented any caste, favoured religion and was pro-VedicIn the latest of the many "correct the past" assertions, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) recently stated that contrary to what is believed, Ambedkar was never opposed to the Vedic religion and didn't represent any caste,
Jan 23, 2017
Goa Election 2017: Church opposing BJP is a false perception during polls, says ParsekarMinority community in Goa has shed its inhibitions towards the BJP and is no more averse to support the saffron party in elections, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said on Monday.
Jan 21, 2017
Abhishek Majumdar's new play 'Muktidham' looks at 8th century conflict between Hinduism, BuddhismNoted playwright and director Abhishek Majumdar's latest production is Muktidham, a play is set in the 8th century, in a matha in a fictional town called Beerpur. Based on historical facts and then fictionalised, Majumdar's play looks at the roots of Hindu philosophy and attempts to interpret how the communal right wing had origins in intellectual thought and then "turned increasingly dogmatic and anti-intellectual itself".
Jan 16, 2017
Cow only animal that inhales and exhales oxygen, claims Rajasthan minister Vasudev DevnaniIn a bizzare statement, which tried to assert the scientific significance of the cow, Rajasthan's education minister Vasudev Devnani on Saturday said that it is the only animal which inhales as well as exhales oxygen, various media sources reported.
Jan 11, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif reaches out to Hindus, says country will soon be recognised as 'minorities-friendly'Pakistan will soon be recognised as a "minorities-friendly country", Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday as he ordered renovation of Katas Raj complex, one the most sacred places of Hindus in the Muslim-majority country.
Jan 03, 2017
Supreme Court's verdict on religion, caste, race will affect BJP less than its political rivalsContrary to popular belief, Monday's landmark Supreme Court judgement deeming vote-seeking in the name of religion, caste, race and community or language illegal may affect the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) less than its political rivals
Dec 20, 2016
Are Hindus least educated? Pew study has its biases, but report is a necessary joltThe finding by the Pew Research Centre that Hindus are the least educated religious group in the world is surprising not just because of the nature of its findings but also for the fact that it has been accepted eagerly and are being publicised verbatim
Dec 12, 2016
India's dream of splitting Pakistan is 'nothing but a fallacy': Nisar Ali KhanIndia's dream of splitting Pakistan into several geographical entities is "nothing but a fallacy", Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan said on Monday, a day after Home Minister Rajnath Singh warned that Pakistan would get "splintered" into 10 pieces if it failed to quell terrorism.