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  • 'Saffron terror' clarification works for BJP but not RSS, apparently

    'Saffron terror' clarification works for BJP but not RSS, apparently

    The BJP has accepted and even welcomed Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's carefully worded expression of regret for his "saffron terror" remark, but its ideological mentor, the RSS, says nothing short of an outright apology will do.

  • In his first address to Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee seeks productive session

    In his first address to Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee seeks productive session

    President Pranab Mukherjee, making his first address to a joint gathering of MPs from both Houses of Parliament on the first day of the Budget session today, said he hoped for a productive Parliament sitting, that comes after a tough economic year.

  • Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's clarification on 'Hindu terror' remarks

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's clarification on 'Hindu terror' remarks

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has "expressed regret" for his "Hindu terror" remark made last month, in a statement designed to assuage a livid BJP, which had threatened to disrupt Parliament and boycott the minister if he did not apologise.

  • Sushil Kumar Shinde expresses regret over 'Hindu terror' remarks, says no intention of linking terror to any religion

    Sushil Kumar Shinde expresses regret over 'Hindu terror' remarks, says no intention of linking terror to any religion

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde was forced to "express regret" for his "Hindu terror" remark made last month, in a statement designed to bring around a belligerent BJP, which had threatened to disrupt Parliament and boycott the minister if he did n...

  • 'Saffron terror' remark controversy: Sushil Kumar Shinde to clarify, stand-off to end soon: sources

    'Saffron terror' remark controversy: Sushil Kumar Shinde to clarify, stand-off to end soon: sources

    The stand-off over Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's remarks on "saffron terror" is likely to end, sources have said adding that Mr Shinde is likely to make a clarification shortly.

  • 'Saffron terror' remark controversy: BJP threatens to protest in Parliament, wants Speaker to intervene

    'Saffron terror' remark controversy: BJP threatens to protest in Parliament, wants Speaker to intervene

    The BJP has made it clear that its attack on Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, for his "saffron terror" comment, will dominate its strategy when the Budget session of Parliament convenes tomorrow.

  • BJP leaders, including Rajnath Singh, detained while protesting against Home Minister, then released

    BJP leaders, including Rajnath Singh, detained while protesting against Home Minister, then released

    Several BJP leaders who had gathered at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to protest against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's "saffron terror" remarks were detained by the police today. From here, the party had planned to march towards the Home Minister's res...

  • BJP to march to Home Minister's residence today against his 'saffron terror' remark

    BJP to march to Home Minister's residence today against his 'saffron terror' remark

    BJP president Rajnath Singh will lead a protest march to Union Home Minister Sushil Shinde's house today to protest against his "saffron terror" remark. The BJP is demanding an apology from the home minister. The party has also threatened to boycott ...

  • Highlights: US denying Narendra Modi a visa makes no sense, says Arun Jaitley to NDTV

    Highlights: US denying Narendra Modi a visa makes no sense, says Arun Jaitley to NDTV

    Speaking to NDTV's Barkha Dutt, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley has demanded Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to tender unconditional apology for his remarks on 'saffron terror'.

  • 'Saffron terror' row: BJP to march to Home Minister's residence

    'Saffron terror' row: BJP to march to Home Minister's residence

    At a meeting at LK Advani's house today, the BJP readied its strategy for the Budget session of Parliament starting on Thursday, the highlight of which will be a continued attack on Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for the "saffron terror" remarks h...

  • BJP parliamentary party meets to discuss strategy on VVIP chopper scam, Shinde

    BJP parliamentary party meets to discuss strategy on VVIP chopper scam, Shinde

    The BJP's top leaders are meeting at LK Advani's residence right now to discuss the party's strategy for the Budget session of Parliament that begins on Thursday. They will decide, among other things, how to take on the Congress-led UPA government on...

  • BJP to boycott Home Minister Shinde for 'saffron terror' remarks

    BJP to boycott Home Minister Shinde for 'saffron terror' remarks

    The BJP today decided to boycott all public programmes of Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to protest against his Hindu terror remarks till he tenders an apology.

  • RSS associates are linked to terror attacks, asserts Home Secretary

    RSS associates are linked to terror attacks, asserts Home Secretary

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's party distanced itself today from his remarks on "saffron terrorism" but the government backed him, claiming that associates of the right-wing Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh or RSS are linked to a series of recent ter...

  • Ajmer blast case: ATS may question RSS leader soon

    Ajmer blast case: ATS may question RSS leader soon

    RSS leader Indresh Kumar, whose name figures in the Ajmer blast chargesheet, may soon be questioned by the Rajasthan Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), sources have told NDTV. The ATS chargesheet claims the senior RSS functionary had presided over a meeting of all the key conspirators behind the 2007 Ajmer...

  • Digvijaya takes on Chidambaram, objects to use of word saffron

    Digvijaya takes on Chidambaram, objects to use of word saffron

    Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has once again aired his differences with Home Minister P Chidambaram in public.After Opposition attacked Chidambaram for his 'saffron terror' remarks, Digvijaya Singh has said that the word should not have been used. "I have an objection to associating a colou...

  • No patent on saffron terror remark: Chidambaram

    No patent on saffron terror remark: Chidambaram

    Addressing a press conference, Home Minister P Chidambaram today said he stands by his earlier comment on the new phenomenon of saffron terror and that there is no patent on the word 'saffron'. "The message (behind saffron terror remark) is right wing fundamentalist groups are suspected to be behin...

  • Congress twist in 'saffron terror' remark row?

    Congress twist in 'saffron terror' remark row?

    As the BJP and Shiv Sena disrupted parliament today, demanding a clarification from the Home Minister on his remarks on saffron terror, there seems to be a divide within his own party.While many in the Congress including spokespersons have defended the use of the phrase saffron terror, today Janardh...

  • Saffron Terrorism - a new phenomenon, says Home Minister Chidambaram

    Saffron Terrorism - a new phenomenon, says Home Minister Chidambaram

    From well planned terror attacks, to inciting communal violence, the new phenomenon of 'saffron terrorism' led by radical Hindu groups, was raised by the home minister at the meeting of state police chiefs in New Delhi on Wednesday. "There is no let up in the attempts to radicalise young men and wom...

  • Saffron terror a new phenomenon: Chidambaram

    Saffron terror a new phenomenon: Chidambaram

    Addressing a meet of police chiefs on Wednesday, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram spoke about various security issues, focusing on what he called the 'new phenomenon of saffron terrorism.'"There has been a recent uncovered phenomenon of saffron terrorism that has been implicated in many bomb blasts...

  • RSS sends SOS to BJP on 'saffron terror'

    RSS sends SOS to BJP on 'saffron terror'

    The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has consistently denied its involvement with saffron terror despite it being linked to it on various occasions. Now, as part of an internal audit it is conducting, it has sent an urgent plea for help to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asking for help to clean u...

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