By enforcing notices under SMA, govt telling interfaith couples to convert or wait endlessly, says petitioner Nida Rehman
Notices of marriages under SMA intended to safeguard the interests of the two parties to the marriage, but for some years, they have been used to prevent, often forcibly, inter-faith and inter-caste marriages
Islamabad HC forms commission to investigate reported abduction, conversion of two Hindu girls in Sindh
The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday formed a five-member commission to probe the alleged abduction, forced conversion and marriage of two teenage Hindu girls in Sindh province that led to massive protests by the minority community in the country.
CPM alleges Hindu Jagran Mancha forcefully reconverted 98 Christian tribals in Tripura to Hinduism; right-wing body denies charges
CPI(M) accused the Hindu Jagaran Mancha, a right wing group, of forcibly reconverting 98 people belonging to 23 tribal families to Hinduism
BJP training manual says Maoists in India get support from Pakistan, China, terms them big threat to internal security
BJP training manual says that Maoists are "reportedly conspiring to conduct joint strikes with the support of terrorist outfits active in north-eastern states".
Rajasthan HC 'guidelines' on religious conversion burden women, seem to contradict Right to Privacy law
Converting your religion and spiritual faith is a deeply personal decision that only you get to make, right? Wrong! The Rajasthan High Court has just turned religious conversion into a reality game show, where for the first time, the general public gets to call in and vote on your conversion. Okay not exactly, but really close.
Rajasthan HC issues guidelines to check forced conversions and inter-faith marriages, makes 30 days advance notice mandatory
Any person going for religious conversion on his own should inform the district collector 30 days in advance, the Jodhpur High Court ordered on Friday
Kerala must act against PFI and sister organisations; cases of forced conversions will only polarise state further
Athira Nambiar's claims of being coerced into accepting Islam by Popular Front of India may further polarise Kerala even though PFI has rubbished allegations of conversion
Chand said that police and local administration do not help the victims or their families in cases of forced conversions.
The HRW report estimates that in the first half of 2014, at least 2,053 civilians were killed in attacks by Boko Haram.
She claimed that after coming to the native district of her husband she realised that he had lied to her about his identity following which she protested against the fraud.
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has written a letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, asking him how he is unaware about the meaning of love jihad, according reports.
What remains unaddressed though is the government’s utter failure to check discrimination that drove Dalits to the other faiths.
In her FIR, Shahdeo who is a national shooter, alleged that she had to convert under duress after she learnt about her husband's faith in Islam.
One more person was arrested today in connection with alleged abduction, gangrape and religious conversion of a 20-year-old girl in Meerut district.
The issue of alleged kidnap and gang-rape of girls in Western Uttar Pradesh for forced conversion and trafficking came up in the Supreme Court.
The victim in the Meerut gangrape case has been admitted to a private hospital by a family and her condition is critical.
Two more people were arrested on Tuesday in connection with the alleged rape and forced religious conversion of a young woman in Meerut.