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  • Yogi Adityanath attacks SRK, compares him with Hafiz Saeed

    New Delhi: Controversial BJP MP Yogi Adityanath today compared Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan to Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of Mumbai carnage, over his “extreme intolerance” comment, in the second attack on the actor by a BJP leader in as many days, sparking condemnation. Hitting out at Shah Rukh two days after the actor added his voice to the protest by the intelligentsia against the ‘climate of intolerance’, Adityanath also suggested

  • A R Rahman

    ‘Rahman welcome to return to Hindu fold’

    Gorakhpur : Controversial BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has said that A R Rahman is “welcome” to return to Hindu fold as he waded into the row over the fatwa against the music maestro, days after VHP said it was time for his ‘ghar wapsi’.

  • Adityanath advises Azam to do Yoga for staying fit

    Ballia (UP): BJP MP Yogi Adityanath on Sunday advised Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan to perform Surya Namaskar saying the yogic practice will stop him from making absurd statements.

  • Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

    Ordinary Muslims paying the price of Islamic terror: Naqvi

    New Delhi :  “It is the ordinary Muslims who are paying the price of terror, not just in India but globally. Even though an ordinary Muslim has rejected terrorism in the name of Islam, he is being targeted and made to suffer everywhere. What was once the reaction of some people towards the Sikhs in the 1980s has now come to hound Muslims,” claims Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi. He was referring to reports

  • Modi can’t talk his way out of this

    The BJP, and especially its gung-ho prime minister, might not have imagined that the party would be seen to be under considerable pressure at its first national executive meeting in Bengaluru after its Lok Sabha victory. The impression of being on the back foot is presumably the fate of all ruling parties once the customary 100-day honeymoon period is over. In Modi’s case, he even claimed that he never enjoyed the luxury

  • Rewriting history, just like Pakistan?

    Even a casual observer of the Indian scene would have noticed a diminution of the ardour of the Hindutva camp in recent weeks over spreading their ideological message. There have been no ghar wapsi campaigns to bring the ‘bhuley-bhatkey’ or misguided Muslims, in the words of the RSS chief, Mohan Bhagwat, back to their original Hindu faith. Nor any warnings against the ploy of “love jihad” practised by Muslim youths to trick

  • Ghar Wapsi To Continue, Says Yogi Adityanath

    Rohtak (Hr)  : Firebrand BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has stoked a fresh controversy saying VHP’s ‘Ghar Wapsi’ programme will continue unless conversions are banned and claimed India’s problem was “vote bank politics fuelled by jehadi fervour”.

  • Ban conversion to stop ‘Ghar Vapasi’: Yogi Adityanath

    Rohtak: Firebrand BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has said VHP’s ‘Ghar Vapasi’ programme will continue unless conversions are banned and that India’s problem was “not poverty” but “vote bank politics fuelled by jehadi fervour”. “Conversions spoil communal amity in the country. It should be banned. If conversions continue, I feel ‘Ghar Vapasi’ programme will continue,” Aditynath, who is BJP’s Hindutva face, said at a meet organised by Vishwa Hindu Parishad.

  • Conversions II: Yogi now eyeing Aligarh

    New Delhi : Even as the BJP assiduously denied in Parliament any role in the conversions, its firebrand MP Yogi Adityanath has declared with aplomb that he is planning a replay of the conversion episode in Aligarh on December 25, only this time the converts would include Christians among others.

  • Yogi Adityanath

    FIR against Adityanath for defying ban on poll meeting

    Lucknow:  Hours after BJP leader Yogi Adityanath defied a ban on his election meeting here, police lodged an FIR against the controversial MP and other party leaders who participated in the rally.

  • Adityanath defies ban on poll rally

    Lucknow : BJP’s controversial poll campaigner Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday defied the state government to hold a rally in Lucknow and dared the UP police to arrest him.

  • Parties attack BJP MP for linking Muslims with riots

    Chennai : BJP leader Yogi Adityanath has came under attack from Congress and Left Parties for his controversial remarks on the minority community even as BJP accused Samajwadi Party of creating communal tension in UP.

  • Hindu hardliner to campaign for BJP in UP bypoll

    Lucknow :  The Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday named Gorakhpur MP Yogi Adityanath, a hawkish face of the party, as its star campaigner in Uttar Pradesh bypolls scheduled for September 13.