India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday August 18, 2015
One more witness in the Ajmer shrine blasts case, Ram Charan Patel turned hostile in a Jaipur court today, bringing the total number of hostile witnesses to 20, in a case in which the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has charged right wing extremists including some Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) members for the blast which killed three people...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
In a scathing attack on the BJP and its ideological mentor, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or the RSS, Rahul Gandhi today said that educational institutions are being 'captured' by the RSS.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Congress leader Digvijay Singh today criticised the Maharashtra government's decision to award the prestigious Maharashtra Bhushan award for writer Babasaheb Purandare. The leader alleged that tampering with historical facts has become an agenda of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
An article in Organiser - the organ of BJP's ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh - has alleged that prestigious institutes like IITs were being turned into places for "anti-India and anti-Hindu" activities.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Hailing the victory of BJP led National Democratic Alliance in the 2014 general elections as a "revolution" in the country, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) patron Ashok Singhal claims that India will be a Hindu nation by 2020.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 5, 2015
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has taken a dig at China for "selective abetment" over the issue of blocking India's move for action against Pakistan, for releasing Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from jail.
India News | Reported by Rahul Srivastava, Edited by Aashna Harjani (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The Swadeshi Jagran Manch, which is affiliated to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS, has rejected the Narendra Modi government's Land Acquisition Bill, saying it contains "several detestable and unacceptable sections".
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 28, 2015
Rahul Gandhi today attacked the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS, the ideological mentor of the ruling BJP, saying it "murders individuality and that thought process is running the country."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
The Kejriwal government's controversial defamation circular against the media came under fresh attack on Sunday with an article in the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) mouthpiece calling it "draconian" and an attempt to take away the freedom of speech and expression.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
In Chennai, the Office of DGP and Chennai Press Club have received a letter allegedly sent by terror outfit Islamic State (IS, or ISIS) threatening to "shoot" at least 10 RSS activists in state and carry out bomb blasts in the city next week, prompting police to launch a probe.
India News | Agencies | Monday April 6, 2015
Wipro Group chairman Azim Premji, who attended an event organised by a body affiliated to the Rashtryia Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the ideological mentor of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), near Delhi on Sunday, said his presence did not mean that he endorsed the view of the forum.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The ruling BJP has been warned against a "disconnect" with its workers by ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Party president Amit Shah will meet with workers twice a month, it was decided at a meeting of senior BJP and RSS leaders last evening.
India News | Edited by Dilip Bobb | Friday March 13, 2015
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS said today that there is no change in its stand on Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday filed chargesheet against 19 accused in a murder case of a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader in Kerala's Kannur district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
UP Minister Azam Khan today asked the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS as to why it had compromised over the issue of Article 370, which the outfit had kept alive since independence.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Controversy is not new to Akbaruddin Owaisi and on Monday he stoked it with a comment on the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS being a club of bachelors.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Stating that accepting diversity has been a unique quality of Indians, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Thursday.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday February 27, 2015
The ruling BJP in Chhattisgarh has allowed government employees to join its ideological mentor, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and participate in its activities, in a controversial order that the opposition has called "harmful to democracy."
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Employees of the Chhattisgarh government will now be able to attend 'shakhas' of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) with the ruling BJP lifting the ban on their participation in 'non-political activities' of the Sangh Parivar.
India News | Thursday February 26, 2015
14 Hindu children are enrolled at the Jameeat-ul-Ansar Madarssa in Rampur, in western Uttar Pradesh. A few kilometres away, 150 Muslim students study at the Saraswat Vidya Mandir Inter College, run by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 25, 2015
The Shiv Sena has commissioned more embarrassment for its ally, the ruling BJP, by endorsing the widely condemned remarks against Mother Teresa made by Mohan Bhagwat, the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
India News | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Defending Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat's remarks about Mother Teresa, the Shiv Sena today said he had spoken the "bitter truth".
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Mother Teresa is an icon Kolkata is not just proud of but loves. She has given the city its most human face and to have that attacked by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat has not gone down well.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Converting people to Christianity was Mother Teresa's motive for helping people - this controversial comment by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat left the government facing opposition fury in Parliament today.