Chetan Kumar

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Kannada Actor Chetan Kumar Arrested For Objectionable Comments

South Indian actor Chetan Kumar got into trouble for his tweet, claimed to be objectionable against the Hindutva in India. The actor was arrested on March 21, confirmed the Sheshadripuram police, which registered a case against Chetan. Notably, the tweet of Chetan, saying Hindutva is built on lies, hurt the religious sentiments of Hindus, following which a case was filed by a pro-Hindu organisation.

Tue, 21 Mar 2023 - 06:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: arrested, Hindutva, Chetan Kumar, Bengaluru Police, controversial tweet, Kannada Actor

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Bhajan at Schools

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Islamic Body Expresses Resentment Against Imposing Bhajans & Surya Namaskar On Muslim Students In Schools

Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU), headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, expressed resentment against making students chant bhajans and asking them to perform ‘surya namaskar’ in schools. MMU, an association of around 30 Islamic religious and educational organisations in Kashmir, seeked for the ban of such impositions, stating that it is hurting the religious sentiments of Muslim students. Former J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti also commented on it, calling… read-more

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 03:35 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: J&K, Surya namaskar, Bhajans, Hindutva, BJP

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

BJP MP Tejasvi Surya

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Tejasvi Surya Takes Back Controversial Hindu Remark 'Unconditionally'

Tejasvi Surya, the BJP MP withdrew his controversial statement against Hindu revival. During an event, he said, "I spoke on Hindu revival in Bharat. Certain statements from my speech have regrettably created an avoidable controversy. I therefore, unconditionally withdraw my statement". At Udupi's Krishna Mutt event, the Bengaluru MP asked reconversion of all those gone out of Hindu fold. 

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 07:44 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hindutva, bengaluru, Tejasvi Surya, BJP, controversial statement

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Salman Khurshid and his book

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Salman Khurshid Faces Law Suit Following Controversial 'Hindutva Remarks'

A police complaint was filed in Jaipur, against the Former Congress Minister Salman Khurshid over his controversial book 'Sunrise over Ayodhya-Nationhood in our times'. As per reports, the complaint was filed by advocate Bharat Sharma under sections 153 and 295 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). "While reading a newspaper, I got to know that Salman Khurshid, in his book, has compared Hindutva with terrorists", he said in a statement 

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 09:00 AM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Salman khurshid, controversies, Hindutva, Jaipur, Congress Party

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Narottam Mishra

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Will Get Khurshid's Book Banned, Says MP HM Narottam Mishra

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra said in a statement that he will consult law experts to get Salman Kurshid's book on Ayodhya Verdict banned. Earlier a complaint was registered to the Delhi police alleging Congress leader Salman Khurshid of defaming and comparing Hinduism with terrorism in his book ''Sunrise over Aydohya-- Nationhood in our times''. "Congress wants India to be divided, and hurt people's belief,'' said Mishra. 

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 06:47 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal, narottam mishra, Salman khurshid, Hindutva

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DGH Conference


DGH Conference Intends To 'Address Menace And Strength Of Hindutva'

Scholarly debates on India and Hinduism that are nuanced, rigorous, and respectful of reasonable dissent are sometimes replaced by polemics, tendentiousness, and bad faith in certain academic circles. A group of academics, are particularly concerned about aggravation of this tendency through impending Dismantling-Global-Hindutva (DGH) conference, which appears to have support of over forty academic-institutions. Taking place digitally from 10… read-more

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 09:23 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Hindutva, Hinduism, India, DGH

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Several Muslims in Delhi filed complaints against Narsinghanand with their local police stations.

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FIR Filed Against Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati In Delhi, After A Video Went Viral Of Him Insulting The Prophet

A group of people from Delhi and the nearby areas has filed an FIR against Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati, accusing him of stirring violence and spreading hate against Muslims, on April 9. This is attributed to a video that went viral in which Narsinghanand made defamatory remarks about Prophet Muhammad. Up until recently, a viral WhatsApp message went around warning people about his intention to incite violence.

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 04:20 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: hate speech, Islamophobia, Hindutva, temple

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Five Standup Comedian Are In Jail For Hurting Religious Sentiments In Indore

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Standup Comics Jailed For Hurting Religious Sentiments In Indore

Acting on a complaint by Hindu Rakshak Sanstha, the Indore police have arrested five stand-up comedians while performing at a cafe for New Year's event. Reportedly, they were charged for allegedly insulting Hindu culture and for mocking Home Minister Amit Shah. The comics have been charged under IPC Sections 295-A, 298, 269,188 and 34. Moreover, a video of the complainants manhandling the comics have gone viral on social media

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 04:07 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: standup comedian, indore, Hindutva, religious sentiments

Courtesy: Hindustan Times