Election 2014 | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Ms Ilmi is running for Parliament from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. Her party has yet to comment on the video. NDTV cannot verify its authenticity.
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Narendra Modi today said he disapproved of any irresponsible statement by "those claiming to be BJP's well-wishers" and those making them should refrain from doing so, without naming Pravin Togadia and Giriraj Singh.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday April 22, 2014
In a series of tweets this morning, Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, appeared to express firm disapproval of controversial remarks made recently by two leaders, one a member of his party, and the other a senior representative of ...
Election 2014 | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday April 21, 2014
A reported hate speech by Pravin Togadia, a leader of the right-wing Vishwa Hindu Parishad or VHP, which allegedly urges that Muslims be forced out of Hindu neighbourhoods, has drawn strong reactions from political parties.
India | Agencies | Monday October 14, 2013
After clamping down on its '84-Kosi Yatra' on the Ayodhya issue, the Uttar Pradesh government today banned VHP's proposed 'Sankalp Diwas' stir on October 18 to press for a parliamentary legislation on building Ram Temple.
India | Reported by Anant Zanane; edited by Mala Das | Monday August 26, 2013
The Uttar Pradesh government's massive crackdown to prevent a Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) yatra in Ayodhya on Sunday, caused fireworks in Delhi on Monday.
India | Anant Zanane | Monday August 26, 2013
A day after the Samajawadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh launched a massive crackdown on the Vishwa Hindu Parishad to prevent them from organising their yatra, the VHP has decided to hold demonstrations in protest from today.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday August 26, 2013
While VHP chief Ashok Singhal was detained at Lucknow airport, senior leader Praven Togadia was arrested while trying to offer prayers at the Saryu river banks. Other leaders arrested today include ex-BJP Member of Parliament Ram Vilas Vedanti and fo...
Cheat Sheet | Anant Zanane | Sunday August 25, 2013
Top leaders of the right-wing Vishwa Hindu Parishad or VHP have been arrested this morning in Uttar Pradesh for insisting that they will defy a ban on an 19-day yatra or tour of the state, meant to culminate in Ayodhya with a demand for the construct...
Cities | Written by Rohit Bhan | Wednesday August 21, 2013
In what has resulted in a confrontation between the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the Narendra Modi administration in Gujarat, the Ahmedabad police on Tuesday carried out a mild lathicharge on a group of VHP workers who were protesting against the ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday February 7, 2013
The Maharashtra Police today registered a case against Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia for making a hate speech in the Nanded district of the state. Local cops who had heard the speech had earlier said they "did not find it communa...
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday February 7, 2013
The Maharashtra government is under pressure to act against Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Praveen Togadia for allegedly making provocative speeches in the state. The Centre has asked it to investigate the allegations, and one of its own ministers says...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 7, 2013
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat today described Narendra Modi as his "friend" but side-stepped queries on the possible projection of the Gujarat Chief Minister as BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday May 10, 2010
VHP International General Secretary Praveen Togadia on Monday appeared for questioning before the Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the 2002 riots.Togadia reached the SIT office in block number 11 of Old Secretariat campus at around 11 am along with several VHP activists who shouted 'Jai Shr...