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  1. Our job is to unite Hindu society, it can't be only through 'bhashans': Mohan BhagwatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | DNA India

    Noting that the time has come when the entire society wants RSS and has expectations from it, Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat today said the organisation's job was to "unite the Hindu society" and this cannot be only through 'bhashans '. Noting that the time has come when the entire society wants RSS and has expectations from it, Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat today said the organisation's job was to "unite the Hindu society" and this cannot be only through 'bhashans '.

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  2. 35 people convert in Kerala under VHP's 'ghar vapasi'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | DNA India

    ... original faith" were held at a temple at Uzhavoor near here, said Aneesh Balakrishnan, a spokesman for pro-VHP "Kerala Hindu Helpline." With these 're-conversion', in Kottayam district alone 120 peopled had "returned" to the Hindu faith in the last ...

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  3. Hindus stress introducing yoga in all US schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindus are suggesting educational administrators to introduce yoga in all public and private schools of USA. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, stressed that incorporating yoga in the lives of the students would be a step in the positive direction.

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  4. The Many Strands of Indian IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... activists associated with the BJP have rededicated themselves to the party's long-standing aim to turn India into a "Hindu nation." In an attempt to end what Mr. Modi has called "1200 years of slavery" under Muslim and British rule, they have ...

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  5. Valentine Protest: 'Rises up'- violence against womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | CNN

    ... theme for this year is "Rise for Justice" with special attention into the unsolved cases of post-election rape of two Hindu housewives in Monirampur of Jessore, the disappearance of rights activist Kalpana Chakma, and the assault on journalist Nadia ...

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  6. Anindito Mukherjee/ReutersDelhi's 'Common Man' RevolutionIndia's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... if he had made more of an effort to address the divisiveness created by elements of his own political base. Hindu nationalist organizations have courted controversy in recent months with their campaign to " re-convert " minorities, mostly Muslims ...

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  7. Conservative groups want Indian couples to marry on the spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Daily Star

    An Indian couple in a 'Kiss of Love' demonstration last November. Hindu political parties have vowed to crack down on similar public displays of affection this Valentine's Day.

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  8. Valentines Day Hindu Mahasabha to be on prowl youth undauntedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    While youth in Delhi celebrate love with red roses and colourful gifts on Valentine's Day on Saturday, the Hindu Mahasabha said their volunteers would have couples spliced up if found in an act of "indecent display of love" in public space. With white roses in their hands, as many as 45 volunteers of the right-wing group would be on the prowl in parks, movie theatres, restaurants and other public places across the city with their target would be the couples expressing love for each other in three words 'I Love You' or found locked in an embrace, defined as "indecent" by Hindu Mahasabha president Chandra Prakash Kaushik.

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  9. Voter lists in hand, Hindu Mahasabha looks for Christians, Muslims on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Right-wing outfit Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has claimed that it has scanned Delhi's electoral rolls to "identify Muslim and Christian men" who they suspect could sway Hindu girls. With Valentine's Day approaching, it said it has been keeping an eye on them for the past one week.

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  10. Hindus celebrate Maha ShivaratriRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... 17th. Here in T&T too, the auspicious occasion is celebrated with great pomp. Maha Shivaratri is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva and while most festivals are celebrated during the day, this particular one is celebrated at night -the 13th lunar ...

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  11. Valentines Day 2015: People dares political gimmick of Hindu groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Merinews

    Any couple caught on Valentines Day will be married off - threaten the Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha . For years, the Hindu outfits have been playing moral police and resorting to threats and violence to scare off young lovers from celebrating the day.

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  12. What is behind the resurgence of the AAP, India's radical anti-corruption movement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | New Statesman

    ... But it seems that it was not just the poor and religious minorities, such as Muslims, backing the AAP, but also the Hindu majority and the professional classes. Some of these voters are reportedly anxious that the BJP has failed to control its ...

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  13. Delhi students' V-Day mission: Beat moral copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Times of India

    National Students' Union of India organized a 'love parade' in North Campus, Delhi University, on Friday to celebrate the spirit of love and unity. NEW DELHI: It looks like Delhi's student community has decided to stand united against moral policing what with Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha threatening to hold forced marriages for twosomes and 'shuddhikaran' rituals for inter-religious couples seen in public on V-Day.

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  14. Connecting with Suriname, Guyana through diasporaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... nation as indentured labour in the 19th century, celebrates Dussehra and Diwali with gusto. Its over 27 per cent Hindu population has kept alive the Ramlila tradition of enactment of the epic Ramayana that was prevalent in India over 150 years ago. ...

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  15. Hindus laud Arkansas legislature for blocking yoga regulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Merinews

    Hindus have commended Arkansas legislature for the bill preventing a state board from regulating yoga instruction. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who strongly criticized the attempts to regulate yoga in the past by various states in USA, in a statement today, thanked the Arkansas legislators for supporting this legislation and organizations/yogis/individuals who campaigned for it, as the regulation would have been an unnecessary obtrusion and burdensome on yoga in Arkansas.

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  16. Hindu sonatas and interludesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | On An Overgrown Path

    ... there is evidence of influence, if not of borrowing. Coomaraswamy's book The Dance of the Shiva discusses rasa and the Hindu view of beauty and art, and one of Cage's most important works, the ' Sonatas and Interludes ' for prepared piano, is shaped ...

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  17. He lost a leg in Trilokpuri riots, today he stood upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... weapon." For three days in October last year, Trilokpuri, the epicentre of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, was hit by Hindu-Muslim communal violence, leaving 17 civilians and 40 police personnel injured. Eight persons suffered bullet injuries. Kumar was ...

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  18. India ruling party in tight contest in New DelhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The China Post

    Voters cast ballots in the Indian capital on Saturday in an election that is seen as a litmus test for the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party. Opinion polls ahead of the vote to choose New Delhi's 70-member assembly suggest that Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party is either locked in a close contest with the upstart Common Man's Party or will come in second.

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  19. New Delhi election: Exit polls predict win for upstart party in India's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | CTV

    An Indian man waits in a queue to cast his vote at a polling booth in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. Voters cast ballots in the Indian capital on Saturday in an election that is seen as a litmus test for the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party.

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  20. India's ruling party faces tight contest in New Delhi voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Denver Post

    Voters cast ballots in the Indian capital on Saturday in an election seen as a litmus test for the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party. Opinion polls ahead of the vote to choose New Delhi's 70-member assembly suggested that Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party was either locked in a close contest with the upstart Common Man's Party or would come in second.

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