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New Delhi: Mounting pressure on the government for the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, the RSS on Sunday said “those in power” should respect the public sentiment and take positive steps. Addressing the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)’s Dharma Sabha in Ramlila Maidan here, senior RSS functionary Suresh Bhaiyyaji Joshi said that the government needs …

There are several reasons why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is palpably uneasy about the ‘Me-too’ movement against the sexual harassment of women at the workplace, especially when Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar is in the line of fire. As a newspaper has noted, several ministers literally ran away when asked about …

Two intriguing exercises in U-turns are on at the moment. While Congress president Rahul Gandhi is trying to rid the Congress of its pro-Muslim image, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief, Mohan Bhagwat, is claiming that a Hindu “rashtra” (nation) will include Muslims as well. Although Bhagwat did not specifically say so, it was obvious …

New Delhi: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Thursday that the Ram temple at Ayodhya should be built without delay and all sections of society should accept the “reality” of the issue. Bhagwat was speaking at an event held to launch “Ayodhya Ka Chashmadeed” and “Yudh Me Ayodhya” books published by Prabhat Prakashan. …

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi has lambasted the BJP and RSS and said that they were working to divide and spread hatred in India. Gandhi made the statement while addressing the Indian Overseas Congress on Thursday in Berlin, the Congress said on Friday. His address was not aired live due to a technical glitch. ALSO …

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday attacked the BJP and the RSS, accusing them of “spreading misinformation” on the Supreme Court’s directive in publishing the National Register of Citizens in Assam. Reiterating that the names of many Indians were “deliberately” left out of the draft NRC in Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled Assam, Banerjee said …

New Delhi: In a show of opposition unity against the ruling NDA, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday led a protest demonstration against the rape of 34 minors in a government-funded shelter home in Bihar, alleging that weaker sections were under attack by the Narendra Modi government and now it would be the BJP-RSS ideology versus …