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VHP to Launch Nationwide Campaign To 'Bridge' Caste Divide In Hindu Society

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

It will carry out an extensive public contact programme to reach out to the people belonging to various castes with the message that "all Hindus are one".

VHP To Launch Nationwide Campaign Against 'Unlawful' Religious Conversions On Monday

Dec 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"Efforts will also be made to bring those who have converted to other faiths back to the Hindu religion," he added.

Vishva Hindu Parishad Calls For Outlawing Of Tablighi Jamaat In India

Vishva Hindu Parishad demanded that authorities "crackdown on institutions and organizations like Darul Uloom Deoband and PFI (Popular Front of India) that give direct or indirect nourishment to Tablighis, Tablighi Jamaat and Ijtema".

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Bids To See Gita Being Taught In Schools, Higher Institutions And Govt. Departments

Oct 01, 2021 Vikas Pathak

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has set the ball rolling to make it mandatory to teach and read the Bhagwad Gita in all schools, higher educational institutions and government departments. ‘

VHP Slams Mamata Banerjee For Refusing To Speak After Being Greeted With 'Jai Shri Ram' Chants

VHP leaders accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of being ‘anti-Hindu’ after she refused to speak at a public event in Kolkata on Saturday after she was greeted with ‘Jai Shree Ram’ chants

03 August, 2020

After Ram Mandir, 'Will Now Work Towards Ram Rajya', Says Vishva Hindu Parishad


The VHP's working president said its mission was not just to build a temple at the birthplace of Lord Ram but to establish a 'Ram Rajya' as well.

10 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Invokes Doctrine Of Necessity; The Judicial Precedent May Have Repercussions

Aakar Patel

What the long term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will be repercussions of course.

10 November, 2019

Will Ayodhya Verdict Really Bring An End To Dispute Or Is Closure Just A Pipe Dream?

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

The demolition of the Babri Masjid was a criminal act. Yet, possession of the land, on which it was situated, has been awarded to a to-be-formed Hindu trust.

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Comes 3 Decades After VHP Performed Shilanyas At Ram Janmabhoomi

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

Was the date of the Supreme Court judgment decided on basis of auspicious time as per the Hindu calendar?

28 October, 2019

Who Was Vinayak Savarkar - A 'Nationalist' Or A 'Traitor'?


Savarkar remains one of the most talked about individual to this day whose truth is not in black and white but lies in the grey.

29 January, 2019

VHP Welcomes Govt's Writ In SC Seeking Return Of Ayodhya Land To Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas

Outlook Web Bureau

VHP working president Alok Kumar, in a statement, said the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas had obtained the land for the construction of the Ram temple.


13 January, 2019

Govt Should Enact Law For Construction Of Ram Temple In Ayodhya: VHP

Outlook Web Bureau

The VHP international chief also alleged that the Congress's "vote-bank politics" was responsible for creating hassles in the construction of the Ram temple.

09 December, 2018

Those In Power Should Listen To People And Fulfill Ram Temple Demand, Says Bhaiyyaji Joshi At VHP Rally

Outlook Web Bureau

Without naming the BJP, Joshi added, "We are not begging for it. We are expressing our emotions. The country wants Ram Rajya."

26 November, 2018

VHP To Conduct 547 Meetings Seeking Support For Legislation To Build For Ram Temple: Alok Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

In attempts to garner support for building a Ram temple at Ayodhya, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) international working president Alok Kumar said Sunday the outfit will hold gatherings in every Lok Sabha constituency till December 6.

25 November, 2018

No Formula Dividing The Land Is Acceptable, Says VHP At Dharma Sabha In Ayodhya

Outlook Web Bureau

Although, there is heavy security deployment, many were violating the prohibitory orders in place with hundreds of thousands of Ram Lalla followers converging to the temple town, police said.

24 November, 2018

Ayodhya Under Tight Security Ahead Of RSS, VHP's 'Hunkar Sabha'

Outlook Web Bureau

The event is seen as a social gathering to garner support for the construction of the Ram Temple attempting to recreate a 1990-like movement

23 November, 2018

Bill For Ram Temple Construction Will Be Tabled In Parliament's Winter Session: Ravindra Kushwaha

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP MP Ravindra Kushwaha said he was sure the Bill will be passed by the Lok Sabha but it was not clear if the other House will also okay it as the Bharatiya Janata Party does not have the numbers there.


22 November, 2018

We Might Leave Ayodhya: Muslim Leaders Ahead Of VHP Gathering

Outlook Web Bureau

“The motive is political and there is no doubt about it. The ground is being prepared for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls,” said All India Muslim Personal Law Board members.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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