Articles about Hindu Community

Pakistan: 18-year-old Hindu girl killed for refusing conversion, marriage

22 Mar 2022

World
Pakistan: 18-year-old Hindu girl killed for refusing conversion, marriage

A Hindu girl was murdered for declining a marriage proposal in the Sukkur district of Sindh, a province in Pakistan.

Wear hijab at home, not outside: BJP MP Pragya Thakur

17 Feb 2022

Politics
Wear hijab at home, not outside: BJP MP Pragya Thakur

Amid the ongoing row over hijab, BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur said headscarves should be worn when people feel unsafe at homes and not outside, where there is "Hindu Samaj."

Repeated thefts, vandalism in temples worries Hindu community in Canada

14 Feb 2022

World
Repeated thefts, vandalism in temples worries Hindu community in Canada

The Hindu community in Canada has expressed concerns after two more temple thefts were reported in the Greater Toronto Area last week.

Tejasvi Surya 'unconditionally withdraws' remarks on 'reconversion' to Hinduism

27 Dec 2021

Politics
Tejasvi Surya 'unconditionally withdraws' remarks on 'reconversion' to Hinduism

Bharatiya Janata Party's youth leader and MP Tejasvi Surya said on Monday that he "unconditionally" withdrew comments calling for the "reconversion of those who left the Hindu faith."

Pakistan: Minorities tense as 8 temples attacked in 18 months

11 Aug 2021

World
Pakistan: Minorities tense as 8 temples attacked in 18 months

Attacks on minority communities have been on the rise in Pakistan, making life fearful and troublesome for the Hindu community in the country.

Revered Hindu sites in Pakistan in state of decay: Report

08 Feb 2021

World
Revered Hindu sites in Pakistan in state of decay: Report

Most of the revered sites of the minority Hindu community in Pakistan are in poor condition and the authority responsible for their upkeep has failed to maintain them, leaving the ancient worship places in a state of decay, according to a recent report by a Supreme Court-appointed commission.

Who is Kameshwar Chaupal, Ram Mandir trust's Dalit member?

07 Feb 2020

India
Who is Kameshwar Chaupal, Ram Mandir trust's Dalit member?

Months after the Supreme Court paved the way for the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced a trust in the Parliament for the temple's construction.

Madhya Pradesh: Shop sells milk and chicken together, BJP frowns

16 Sep 2019

Politics
Madhya Pradesh: Shop sells milk and chicken together, BJP frowns

In Madhya Pradesh, a shop has become the latest reason why the ruling Congress and BJP-led Opposition are fighting.

Hinduphobia is real, and NaMo needs to act now

01 May 2019

Politics
Hinduphobia is real, and NaMo needs to act now

In less than 24 hours, three seemingly unrelated events happened: a) The Print wrote a condescending article on Hindu statues b) Twitter, once again, blocked a pro-right account @TrueIndology c) I met a girl who was "center of left" but didn't know what it means.

Mayawati: If Lord Rama's statue accepted, why not mine?

03 Apr 2019

Politics
Mayawati: If Lord Rama's statue accepted, why not mine?

On Tuesday, Bahujan Samaj Party Chief Mayawati defended her statues, which dot the Uttar Pradesh landscape, in Supreme Court.

Can media stop its false narrative of rising Hindu terror?

12 Mar 2019

India
Can media stop its false narrative of rising Hindu terror?

Chaos, by definition, is a state of extreme confusion and disorder.

Print 'beef-free' notes: Hindu organization requests Australia's Central Bank

27 Jan 2019

World
Print 'beef-free' notes: Hindu organization requests Australia's Central Bank

A Hindu organization recently requested the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) to print 'beef-free' currency because using beef for currency notes hurts the Hindu sentiments.

#PolicyExplainer: All about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

09 Jan 2019

India
#PolicyExplainer: All about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday had passed, amid protests by the Opposition, the Citizen (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that seeks to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955.

Why should the (not a) Ram Mandir be built

25 Dec 2018

India
Why should the (not a) Ram Mandir be built

Being atheist is fashionable, questioning the tenets of Hinduism is elite and calling everything regressive is equated to being scientific.

Brahmins know Hinduism: Congress-leader's comments on Modi's caste spark row

23 Nov 2018

Politics
Brahmins know Hinduism: Congress-leader's comments on Modi's caste spark row

Congress has found itself in yet another controversy after senior leader CP Joshi said only Brahmins are learned enough to speak on Hinduism.

#DidYouKnow: Japan has a town named after Goddess Lakshmi!

13 Aug 2018

India
#DidYouKnow: Japan has a town named after Goddess Lakshmi!

No matter how political ties are between India and Japan, the two countries are surely connected by religion.

Varanasi Brahmins burn 500 quintals of wood to "reduce pollution"

19 Mar 2018

India
Varanasi Brahmins burn 500 quintals of wood to "reduce pollution"

In a democracy, protests/rallies are a strong tool of the people, but sometimes, they just miss the mark.

MakeMyTrip trolled for co-founder's tweet on beef

01 Jun 2017

India
MakeMyTrip trolled for co-founder's tweet on beef

MakeMyTrip has come under attack after a co-founder protested the Centre's laws on cattle slaughter.

Yogi Adityanath endorses the concept of Hindu Rashtra

07 Apr 2017

Politics
Yogi Adityanath endorses the concept of Hindu Rashtra

In an interview on Doordarshan, Yogi Adityanath, the firebrand UP CM supported the Hindu Rashtra theory.