Saturday 03rd December 2016,
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India

To stop ‘tribal conversion’, Adityanath outfit to take on Christian missionaries

To stop ‘tribal conversion’, Adityanath outfit to take on Christian missionaries

HYV has also decided to approach both state & central governments to ensure that tribals get their rights. Alleging largescale religious conversion of tribals in areas located on the Indo-Nepal border by Christian missionaries, Hindu Yuva Vahini — led by Gorakhpur BJP MP Yogi Adityanath — has announced that it will develop such villages and also [...]

November 24, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

Accused in Bajrang Dal worker murder case killed in Mysuru jail

Accused in Bajrang Dal worker murder case killed in Mysuru jail

Mustafa, an under-trial lodged in Mysuru prison succumbed to injuries he suffered when clashes broke out between inmates in the Mysuru Central Jail on Thursday. Mustafa was lodged in prison since 6 months after he was arrested in connection with the murder of Bajrang Dal worker Prashanth Poojari [...]

November 10, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

India : Testing of cosmetics on rabbits banned

India : Testing of cosmetics on rabbits banned

The controversial "Draize" irritation tests that measure eye and skin irritation using rabbits are banned in several countries. In a major victory for animal rights campaigners, the Union Health Ministry has prohibited use of the cruel and obsolete “Draize” irritation tests that involve using rabbits. [...]

November 8, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

Remembering the 7th Nov 1966 Gopastami Hindu Massacre in Delhi

Remembering the 7th Nov 1966 Gopastami Hindu Massacre in Delhi

Remembering the massive Hindu Killing by Smt. Indira Gandhi in a day of Gopastami 50 years ago in Delhi. While a report says 375, a participant says 5000 Hindus were brutally killed by bullet spray by Delhi police and buried in unknown places. In 1966, Hindu organizations agitated to demand a ban on [...]

November 7, 2016 HHR Archives, History, India, World Focus 0

Forced into prostitution after Triple Talaq, Muslim woman decides to become Hindu

Forced into prostitution after Triple Talaq, Muslim woman decides to become Hindu

A Muslim woman in Ghaziabad has reportedly announced she would convert to Hinduism as she can't tolerate the Triple Talaq and Halala provisions of Islam. A Muslim woman in Ghaziabad has reportedly announced she would convert to Hinduism as she can’t tolerate the Triple Talaq and Nikah Halala provisions of Islam. Hindi Daily Dainik Jagran reported [...]

November 4, 2016 HHR Archives, India, News updates 0

Women’s group moves SC over Sabarimala entry, says ‘We are Ready To Wait’

Women’s group moves SC over Sabarimala entry, says ‘We are Ready To Wait’

Nearly two months after a counter campaign #Ready To Wait took social media by storm, with a group of Malayali women saying that they were willing to wait till the age of 50 to enter the Sabarimala shrine, the group has now moved the Supreme Court seeking to be a party to the case. [...]

October 27, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

Man who spread fake story about gau-rakshaks says he did it because he hates Hindus

Man who spread fake story about gau-rakshaks says he did it because he hates Hindus

“I lied because have hatred towards Hindus.” Barun is quoted as saying [...]

October 13, 2016 HHR Archives, India, News updates 0

BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

BJP worker killed in hometown of Kerala CM, who had allegedly supported such killings

Violent attacks and killings of RSS and BJP workers have increased ever since the Left front government took charge in Kerala in May 2016, and the situation doesn’t seem to be improving. Barely four days after BJP President Amit Shah shared the news of a young BJP worker named Vishnu being hacked to death, comes [...]

October 13, 2016 HHR Archives, India 0

Temple Elephants of Kerala : What is Brewing?

Temple Elephants of Kerala : What is Brewing?

Anyone in Kerala will have a story to tell of a cherished memory with an elephant. It is said that a true Malayali can identify elephants just by looking at it. As a person who grew up in Kerala, I can testify how the intelligent, gentle and majestic pachyderm has been an integral part of [...]

September 3, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, India 0

#ReadyToWait: These Kerala women devotees campaign against women entering Sabarimala shrine

#ReadyToWait: These Kerala women devotees campaign against women entering Sabarimala shrine

The women participating in the online campaign, #ReadyToWait, argue that each temple has a unique custom, and that cannot be standardised just because the so called liberals who proclaim to be atheists don’t understand it. In the backdrop of the celebrations that has accompanied the Bombay High Court’s verdict allowing women to enter the Haji [...]

August 31, 2016 HHR Archives, India, Spirituality/Culture 0