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VHP leader shot dead by unidentified persons in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur; police say business dispute may be behind killing
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VHP leader shot dead by unidentified persons in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur; police say business dispute may be behind killing

Three motorbike-borne men shot Yuvraj Singh Chauhan near a tea shop in the Geeta Bhawan area and fled

RSS most secular and inclusive organisation, always respects people's faith, says Maharashtra governor Vidyasagar Rao
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RSS most secular and inclusive organisation, always respects people's faith, says Maharashtra governor Vidyasagar Rao

RSS is one of the most secular and inclusive organisations as it has always respected the right of individuals to practice their own faith, Maharashtra governor C Vidyasagar Rao said on Tuesday.

'Which religion are you following?': Digvijaya Singh seeks apology from BJP leaders for 'dragging Lord Hanuman into caste politics'
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'Which religion are you following?': Digvijaya Singh seeks apology from BJP leaders for 'dragging Lord Hanuman into caste politics'

The Congress veteran, Digvijaya Singh demanded that organisations like Akhada Parishad, ,VHP and RSS condemn the statements made by the BJP leaders and snap ties with them.

'Don't believe in ideological untouchability,' says Kailash Satyarthi; Nobel laureate defends attending RSS event
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'Don't believe in ideological untouchability,' says Kailash Satyarthi; Nobel laureate defends attending RSS event

Kailash Satyarthi had attended the Vijayadashmi rally of the RSS, which was addressed by its chief Mohan Bhagwat, as the chief guest in Nagpur on 18 October.

Amit Shah arrives in Lucknow to improve poll preparedness in Uttar Pradesh, will coordinate meet with state govt, RSS
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Amit Shah arrives in Lucknow to improve poll preparedness in Uttar Pradesh, will coordinate meet with state govt, RSS

There is also speculation that Amit Shah and Yogi Adityanath may discuss rejigging the state cabinet, and bringing in new faces.

DUSU election 2018: Amit Shah terms ABVP's win 'victory of youths' faith in nationalism', mandate against opportunist politics
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DUSU election 2018: Amit Shah terms ABVP's win 'victory of youths' faith in nationalism', mandate against opportunist politics

ABVP's Ankiv Basoya won the presidential post in DUSU election with a margin of 1,744 votes while party's candidate Shakti Singh was declared as the vice president after he won with a margin of 7,673 votes

RSS seeks to shed its enigma: Mohan Bhagwat to address diverse audience to provide a peek into organisation's workings
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RSS seeks to shed its enigma: Mohan Bhagwat to address diverse audience to provide a peek into organisation's workings

It may be noted that never in the history of the organisation before that the RSS chief has addressed an audience at length at the same function, at the same venue for three consecutive days.

Narendra Modi's Midnapore rally a crowd puller but may not be enough to shake Trinamool Congress in West Bengal
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Narendra Modi's Midnapore rally a crowd puller but may not be enough to shake Trinamool Congress in West Bengal

The themes the prime minister chose to attack the ruling party, too, were, on the face of it, less than inspired.

Pranab Mukherjee accepting RSS' Nagpur invite could mean he's keeping post-retirement political options open
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Pranab Mukherjee accepting RSS' Nagpur invite could mean he's keeping post-retirement political options open

Pranab Mukherjee consenting to be chief guest at RSS' headquarters should be seen as the Sangh's attempt to broaden its base and appropriate iconic figures.

For the BJP, privileging urban India over villages isn't so much about the economy, it's ideology
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For the BJP, privileging urban India over villages isn't so much about the economy, it's ideology

Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains steadfastly opposed to farm loan waivers, even though he has allowed BJP state governments to give them if they so desire.

What Indian Army does in months, RSS has ability to prepare in 3 days, says Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat
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What Indian Army does in months, RSS has ability to prepare in 3 days, says Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said the organisation has the ability to prepare an "army" to fight for the country within three days, if such a situation arises.

Rise of Hindutva forces, upper caste antagonism catalyse drive by educated Dalits to assert their identity
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Rise of Hindutva forces, upper caste antagonism catalyse drive by educated Dalits to assert their identity

Christophe Jaffrelot talks about what's exceptional about current resurgence of Dalit assertiveness, and why right-wing politics will always have limited appeal for backward castes

Rajnath Singh to take up issue of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain's murder with Punjab CM Amarinder Singh
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Rajnath Singh to take up issue of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain's murder with Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has taken up the issue of the killing of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain with Chief Minister of Punjab Amarinder Singh,

Mohan Bhagwat to take stock of RSS expansion plan in executive body meet in Bhopal
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Mohan Bhagwat to take stock of RSS expansion plan in executive body meet in Bhopal

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is going to organise a three-day meeting of its national executive in the city starting 12 October and Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat has already arrived in the city

Mohan Bhawat in Jaipur for RSS executive body meet; will take stock of expansion plans
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Mohan Bhawat in Jaipur for RSS executive body meet; will take stock of expansion plans

RSS will be held on Thursday in Jaipur to review the expansion of the organisation in Rajasthan.

Doka La standoff: Mohan Bhagwat says India won't get cowed down, lauds Modi govt for enhancing nation's global standing
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Doka La standoff: Mohan Bhagwat says India won't get cowed down, lauds Modi govt for enhancing nation's global standing

India has made clear that it will not be cowed down on security and defence matters, Mohan Bhagwat said as he credited Modi government for enhancing country's global standing.

RSS, BJP trying to change Constitution, says Rahul Gandhi, urges Opposition parties to fight them
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RSS, BJP trying to change Constitution, says Rahul Gandhi, urges Opposition parties to fight them

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday launched a stinging attack on the Modi government and the RSS, accusing them of trying to change the Constitution.

RSS' silly dream of more Hindu sons proves Mohan Bhagwat is still stuck in the 1930s
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RSS' silly dream of more Hindu sons proves Mohan Bhagwat is still stuck in the 1930s

Every time the RSS talks of an imminent danger to Hindus, it actually plays on fear psychosis. It knows that fear blinds most humans and makes them take decisions rooted in bigotry and hate.

Dismiss Modi government, Azam Khan urges President Pranab Mukherjee
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Dismiss Modi government, Azam Khan urges President Pranab Mukherjee

Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan has sought the dismissal of the Narendra Modi-led central government for "failing to protect the minorities in the country" and clamping of emergency in the country.