RSS Chief Says Shouldn't Fight Over Different Worship Means
At an event in Delhi, the RSS President Mohan Bhagwat emphasised on the Vedas acknowledgement of worship and God. During the release of Hindi and Urdu version of Samveda, Bhagwat said, "One should not fight over different means and this is the message relevant for all and is something that India has to offer to others." Notably, Samveda is one of the four Vedas, regarded as foundation base of Hinduism.
Tags: Vedas, RSS, Mohan Bhagwat, indian culture, diversity
Rahul Gandhi Calls RSS 'Fundamentalist & Fascist Organisation
Former Indian National Congress (INC) President Rahul Gandhi, who is currently in London, attending event of Cambridge University, took a dig at the RSS. In his address to students, Gandhi said, "The nature of democratic contest in India has completely changed and the reason is that one organisation called RSS - a fundamentalist, fascist organisation has basically captured pretty much all of India`s institutions."
Tags: Rahul Gandhi, Indian Politician, Cambridge, RSS, fundamental rights
Courtesy: Zee News India
Islam Is Oldest Religion In India, Says Muslim Body Head
Maulana Mohammad Madani, the president of Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind, claimed that Islam is the oldest religion in India and the country belongs to him as much as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS Chief Mohan Bhagat. On February 11, Madani raised his voice against forced religious conversion and took a dig against the BJP-led Government and RSS. He also claimed how people are being jailed in false conversion cases.
Tags: hindu, Islamic Religion, Maulana Mohammad Madani, RSS, PM Modi
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
RSS Leader Vipin Karnwal Defends Accused In Ankita Bhandari Case, Blames Father For Her Killing
RSS leader Vipin Karnwal has been booked for allegedly making an objectionable comment regarding the Ankita Bhandari case. An FIR was filed against Karnwal after he said that her “father put raw milk before hungry male cats,” referring to the victim Bhandari as “raw milk”, and the accused as “hungry male cats”. Tensions escalated in the society for insulting a rape victim. He also blamed her father for her killing.
Tags: RSS, Vipin Karnwal, rape, Ankita Bhandari, Rishikesh
Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi Takes Dig At BJP, RSS
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi attacked the BJP and the RSS over rising fuel and cooking gas prices in India. The remarks were made during the Congress' ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ which completed its journey through Thrissur district and concluded at Cheruthuruthy in Kerala, after covering 11.5 km, on September 25. He said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) were attacking the “idea of Kerala”.
Tags: Rahul Gandhi, RSS, BJP, Indian Govt, Bharat Jodo Yatra
Violent PFI Protests Break Out In Kerala; 500 Arrested, 400 Put In Preventive Detained
The twelve-hour strike called by PFI over the arrests of the organisation’s leaders turned violent in Kerala, on September 23. As a result, as many as 500 persons were arrested and 400 others were put in preventive detention. The protests escalated to stone pelting at an RSS office in Mattannur. Reportedly, some protestors were also arrested for allegedly carrying explosives.
Tags: PFI, Kerala, Mattannur, RSS, Violent Protests
RSS Replaces Traditional Saffron Flag With Tricolor As Social Media Profile Picture
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh changed its traditional saffron flag with a tricolor image in its social media profile pictures on August 12. India is commemorating 75th year of its independence with "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav." Congress general-secretary Jairam Ramesh asked whether the organization, which has not flown the national flag at its offices for… read-more
Tags: RSS, Social Media, Tricolour Flag, profile picture, Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
Courtesy: Zee news
Bombs Hurled At RSS Office In Kerala's Kannur, Party Accuses CPI(M)
In Kerala's Kannur, bombs were hurled at Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) office in Payyannur area, on July 12. Reportedly, the attack occured at around 1 AM, and the party has blamed CPI(M) for it. Furthermore, the number of attacks are not known yet, and the CCTV footages from the area are being examined. The attack has come after recently bombs were hurled at CPI(M) state headquarters, on June 30.
Tags: RSS, CPI(M), Kerala, Payannur, Bomb Attack
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
VHP To Hold Meeting In Haridwar on June 11-12
The RSS affiliated VHP will hold a meeting in Haridwar on June 11-12 . VHP will be discussing agenda for next year and about the ongoing issues across the country such as Hanuman Chalisa and loudspeaker controversy, Uniform Civil Code etc. More than 300 saints and other VHP leaders across the country are participating in the meeting.
Tags: RSS, VHP, VHP Meeting, VHP Leaders, haridwar
JNU Students Protest Against Delhi Police, Demands Arrest Of ABVP Leaders
JNU students staged a protest outside the Delhi Police headquarters, demanding the arrest of RSS-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) ABVP leaders, alleging them for attacking students, which left six students seriously injured. On April 10, two student groups had a clash over-serving of non-vegetarian food at Kaveri Hostel, on Ram Navami. All India Students Association (AISA) activists staged a protest and demanded to arrest… read-more
Tags: Delhi Police, JNU Students, RSS, ABVP Leaders, Violent Clash