religion

People who attend religious services less likely to die from ‘despair’

People who attend religious services less likely to die from ‘despair’

The study, published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, showed that the association between service attendance and lower risk of deaths from...Read More

Guiding Light: Religiously secular

Guiding Light: Religiously secular

Swami BrahmavidanandaThe idea of being secular – the separation between religion and state came from the West to India. There was such a ...Read More

Divided by religion, united by stupidity: How religion is helping spread the coronavirus COVID-19

Divided by religion, united by stupidity: How religion is helping spread the coronavirus COVID-19

The fictional character Dr Gregory House once remarked: “If you could reason with religious people, there’d be no religious people.”This ...Read More

Guiding Light: Secular spirituality

Guiding Light: Secular spirituality

Swami BrahmavidanandaOne statement that I often hear from millenials is – I am spiritual-but-not-religious. Even some modern gurus claim ...Read More

Law & religion: Deadly cocktail for godmen

Law & religion: Deadly cocktail for godmen

Inspite of being pulled up for lawlessness, religious fanatics have a sweeping influence

The Hijacking of religion

The Hijacking of religion

Sociologists have observed that the people living in India and in a host of Islamic states have developed very tender and frail sentiments

Religion is pan India: Hindus cannot claim minority rights in states like J&K, Punjab and North East; CJI

Religion is pan India: Hindus cannot claim minority rights in states like J&K, Punjab and North East; CJI

Determination of a religious minority is on all-India basis and not state-centric, a Bench headed by Justice Sharad Bobde

Citizenship Bill: Raise hand if you are an Indian

Citizenship Bill: Raise hand if you are an Indian

The Bill seeks to grant Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan who were facing religious per...Read More

SC referred to books in Sanskrit, Urdu, Persian, French in Ayodhya verdict

SC referred to books in Sanskrit, Urdu, Persian, French in Ayodhya verdict

New Delhi: The Supreme Court referred to books on subjects as diverse as history, culture, archaeology and religion in languages as varie...Read More

Ayodhya verdict: Beliefs of one do not dominate freedoms of another, says SC

Ayodhya verdict: Beliefs of one do not dominate freedoms of another, says SC

New Delhi: The judiciary must preserve the sense of balance that the beliefs of one citizen do not interfere with freedoms and beliefs of...Read More

Book Review: A critique of Hindu dharma

Book Review: A critique of Hindu dharma

The book which is a collection of 25 essays contemplates over the various facets of religion in general and Hindu religion in particular.

Indore: Anti-socials misguiding tribals into conversion

Indore: Anti-socials misguiding tribals into conversion

She said that there is no law to stop religious conversion using allurement.

No one talks of Hinduism linked to suicide attacks: Imran Khan

No one talks of Hinduism linked to suicide attacks: Imran Khan

New York: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that religion has no link with terrorism and that it is "marginalisation o...Read More

Guiding Light: Can Religion and Politics be separated?

Guiding Light: Can Religion and Politics be separated?

A very persistent question that has been the subject of age-old controversy is: “Should religion keep away from the field of politics or ...Read More

It will be better for me to die than prove my religion: Mamata Banerjee

It will be better for me to die than prove my religion: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday said that she would rather die than prove her religion and challenged BJP to ...Read More

Bhopal: Zomato says food doesn't have religion after customer seeks non-Muslim rider

Bhopal: Zomato says food doesn't have religion after customer seeks non-Muslim rider

"Food doesn't have a religion. It is a religion," the company tweeted in response to the customer's request

'Food has no religion, it is a religion': Zomato wins hearts with epic reply to man who cancelled order over ‘non-Hindu’ delivery boy

'Food has no religion, it is a religion': Zomato wins hearts with epic reply to man who cancelled order over ‘non-Hindu’ delivery boy

A Twitter user Amit Shukla tweeted to Zomato saying, "Just cancelled an order on @ZomatoIN they allocated a non Hindu rider for my food t...Read More

Court frames charges against Hassan for giving false information about religion

Court frames charges against Hassan for giving false information about religion

Ranchi: A CBI court here has framed charges against Raqibul Hassan alias Ranjit Kohli for allegedly giving false information about his re...Read More

Govt shouldn't interfere in internal matter of any religion: SP lawmaker on Triple Talaq Bill

Govt shouldn't interfere in internal matter of any religion: SP lawmaker on Triple Talaq Bill

New Delhi: Samajwadi Party (SP) leader ST Hasan on Thursday said he is against the Triple Talaq Bill and believes that the central govern...Read More

Kangana Ranaut has this to say about Zaira Wasim's exit from Bollywood

Kangana Ranaut has this to say about Zaira Wasim's exit from Bollywood

The statement comes days after the 'Dangal' actor announced her disassociation from acting in Bollywood.

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