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VHP, Bajrang Dal workers detained for protesting against temple demolition in Delhi's Chandni Chowk
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VHP, Bajrang Dal workers detained for protesting against temple demolition in Delhi's Chandni Chowk

The temple was demolished on Sunday by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation in accordance with court orders as part of the ongoing Chandni Chowk beautification plan.

Babri Masjid demolition anniversary: No 'shaurya diwas' or ‘black day’ as Ayodhya moves on
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Babri Masjid demolition anniversary: No 'shaurya diwas' or ‘black day’ as Ayodhya moves on

Until 2018, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) used to observe the day as ''shaurya diwas'' (day of bravery), while the Muslims in the town marked it as ''black day''

VHP says people are opposing Ram Temple to achieve political goals, counter Hindu interests
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VHP says people are opposing Ram Temple to achieve political goals, counter Hindu interests

The bhumi pujan to begin the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya will be held on 5 August

Delhi HC stays FIR order against VHP leader Alok Kumar for giving hate speech during rally last year
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Delhi HC stays FIR order against VHP leader Alok Kumar for giving hate speech during rally last year

The trial court order had come on a complaint by activist Harsh Mander, who had alleged that Kumar gave hate speech during a VHP rally in July

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's anti-CAA book 'Nagarikatta Aatanko' sold out in Kolkata book fair
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West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's anti-CAA book 'Nagarikatta Aatanko' sold out in Kolkata book fair

At SFI stall, over 800 copies of two booklets on proposed nationwide NRC, CAA have been sold out

Jamia shooter was 'obedient' and '1,000% a minor', claims teacher; says accused was 'desperate' to be famous
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Jamia shooter was 'obedient' and '1,000% a minor', claims teacher; says accused was 'desperate' to be famous

The radicalisation has come as a surprise to Narendra, for the shooter was a regular in his class.

VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi calls Jawaharlal Nehru 'biggest rapist' in response to Rahul Gandhi's rape capital remark
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VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi calls Jawaharlal Nehru 'biggest rapist' in response to Rahul Gandhi's rape capital remark

Stooping to a new low in political discourse, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Sadhvi Prachi on Sunday said that Jawaharlal Nehru was the 'biggest rapist'

Ayodhya verdict: Muslim parties, VHP cancel all programmes planned in anticipation of favourable judgment to maintain harmony
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Ayodhya verdict: Muslim parties, VHP cancel all programmes planned in anticipation of favourable judgment to maintain harmony

Reciprocating Muslims' gestures to preserve peace and communal harmony in Ayodhya after the Supreme Court verdict on the title suit over the disputed Ram Janamabhoomi-Babri Masjid land is delivered, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Monday announced the cancellation of all its programmes proposed after the ruling

Uttar Pradesh school headmaster suspended after VHP complains he was making children recite Urdu prayer
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Uttar Pradesh school headmaster suspended after VHP complains he was making children recite Urdu prayer

Ali, the headmaster, termed his suspension unjustified and alleged that some people are trying to give a communal colour to the matter.

Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case: As SC hearing enters final stage, Ayodhya administration imposes fresh curbs, requests more security forces
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Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case: As SC hearing enters final stage, Ayodhya administration imposes fresh curbs, requests more security forces

The Supreme Court, which has been conducting daily hearings in the politically sensitive Ayodhya land dispute, is set to deliver its judgement by 17 November

VHP to launch NRC 'awareness campaign' in West Bengal in December; ‘not a single Hindu will leave country’, says Milind Parande
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VHP to launch NRC 'awareness campaign' in West Bengal in December; ‘not a single Hindu will leave country’, says Milind Parande

Union home minister Amit Shah had recently said the NRC would be extended to West Bengal, triggering a sharp reaction from its chief minister Mamata Banerjee

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

Bajrang Dal asks Navratri celebrations organisers in Hyderabad to check Aadhaar cards so that 'non-Hindus' cannot enter events
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Bajrang Dal asks Navratri celebrations organisers in Hyderabad to check Aadhaar cards so that 'non-Hindus' cannot enter events

The Bajrang Dal has threatened all 'garba' and 'dandiya' organisers of disrupting their events if they allow "non-Hindus" to enter the venues.

At VHP meet, Hindu seers decide to meet Narendra Modi for early construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya
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At VHP meet, Hindu seers decide to meet Narendra Modi for early construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya

A group of Hindu seers on Monday decided that they will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to press for early construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, saying "Hindus" have reelected him with a huge majority to complete the task.

Bajrang Dal denies giving firearm training at camp held near Mumbai, claims air guns were used
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Bajrang Dal denies giving firearm training at camp held near Mumbai, claims air guns were used

When contacted, Sandeep Bhagat, Konkan region coordinator of the Bajrang Dal, said the allegation was a 'political conspiracy'.

Making of Narendra Modi: How India's PM-elect went from being a spartan wanderlust to fashioning the future of Hindutva politics
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Making of Narendra Modi: How India's PM-elect went from being a spartan wanderlust to fashioning the future of Hindutva politics

Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi has often been criticised for his partiality to travel, but his itinerancy long predates his arrival to power.

The Hour of Lynching: New documentary looks at lives shattered in the wake of vigilante violence, fear mongering
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The Hour of Lynching: New documentary looks at lives shattered in the wake of vigilante violence, fear mongering

The Hour of Lynching, despite its occasional, annoying missteps, creates a microcosm for the heat map of a hatred spreading across our land like wildfire.

How coastal Karnataka was saffronised; part 15: VHP strengthens after Hindu Samajotsav; newborn BJP distances from Sangh ahead of 1984 polls
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How coastal Karnataka was saffronised; part 15: VHP strengthens after Hindu Samajotsav; newborn BJP distances from Sangh ahead of 1984 polls

The Hindu Samajotsava is a yearly show of strength of the Sangh Parivar in Coastal Karnataka. The first such rally was held in Mangalore in April 1981 when Alva was serving his term as the district president for the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP). The theme that year was 'unity of Hindus.'

LK Advani led BJP's Hindu nationalism movement in 80s, 90s; espousing diversity today won't erase his past
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LK Advani led BJP's Hindu nationalism movement in 80s, 90s; espousing diversity today won't erase his past

LK Advani was the driving force behind the BJP's Indian nationalism and Hindutva concepts. Today, when he reminds the party about the BJP's 'respect' for 'diversity' and 'freedom of choice', does he expect them — or us — to believe him?

Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, BJP maintains safe distance even as hardline Hindutva groups plan to mobilise over 10 mn for Ram temple in Ayodhya
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Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, BJP maintains safe distance even as hardline Hindutva groups plan to mobilise over 10 mn for Ram temple in Ayodhya

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Hardline Hindu groups allied to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) say that they will mobilise more than 10 million people on 6 April — the start of the Hindu New Year — to shore up support for the contentious plan to build the temple in Ayodhya.