Love Jihad

Karnataka man accused of love jihad, assaulted by Hindu activists

A Hindu girl, in love with a Muslim boy, on Wednesday approached the sub-registrar’s office to register their marriage officially.

published on : 16th September 2022

“Muslims welcome at Garbas, if Quran permits them to pursue idol worship,” says MP Usha Thakur

Just five days back, Thakur had said in Gwalior, “Whoever comes to the Garbas should possess authentic identity proofs, without proper ID proofs, entry will not be allowed in Garba Pandals.”

published on : 13th September 2022

Christian woman in Kerala claims husband tried to convert her to Islam, probe on

The High Court has dismissed the habeas corpus seeing no merit in it. We are probing to ascertain whether the allegations of threat and coercion are true,” said a police officer.

published on : 12th September 2022

No garba entry without ID proof, says BJP minister in MP; rakes up 'Love Jihad' row

The decision has been taken to prevent people from entering garba venues after hiding their identities to indulge in ‘love jihad’, state’s culture and tourism minister Usha Thakur said.

published on : 9th September 2022

Gujarat BJP MLA blames Gulf nations for ‘love jihad’ in India

“Gulf countries are responsible for love jihad in India. These countries are giving money to the Muslim clerics here to promote love jihad," said Pandya.

published on : 4th September 2022

Kerala CPM created ‘love jihad’ usage, not RSS, says IUML leader KM Shaji

IUML leader K M Shaji on Monday alleged that it was the state CPM that had created ‘love jihad’ usage in India, not RSS.

published on : 21st June 2022

Udupi suicide case: Man arrested, wife elusive; Right-wing terms it 'love jihad'

Police have arrested Azeez (32), who along with his wife Salma (30), is wanted in a suicide abetment case in Uppinakudru, Kundapur. 

published on : 31st May 2022

Kundapur girl suicide: Police may arrest victim's lover, wife soon

Two teams were formed as it was suspected that accused were hiding in Kerala after photos of Shilpa in her mobile phone revealed to her parents that she had an affair with Azeez.

published on : 30th May 2022

Right to Freedom of Religion Bill: Karnataka Governor gives assent to anti-conversion ordinance

The bill was passed in the Assembly in December last year but was pending before the Council where the ruling BJP is one short of a majority.

published on : 17th May 2022

UP: Muslim man held in Firozabad for converting, marrying college-goer

Arif, the accused, was arrested for 'abducting' a B.Com course student from her college and performing a nikaah with her, police said.

published on : 7th May 2022

Officer cites ‘love jihad’ against in-law

Claiming it to be a case of ‘love Jihad,’ a senior IAS officer has got an FIR lodged against a youth for marrying his daughter.

published on : 6th May 2022

What is 'love jihad': NCM chief observes there is no bar on interfaith marriage with mutual consent

NCM chairperson Iqbal Singh Lalpura said the commission had in the past received some complaints from parents alleging that their ward was misled into interfaith marriage.

published on : 4th May 2022

Twin objectives power BJP's renewed affinity for PC George

Party aims to bring George’s controversial remarks to the centre of public debate and reach out to a leader who boasts of having good connections with the Church 

published on : 2nd May 2022

I don’t want to see her anymore, says father of Joisna Joseph

Joisna’s father Joseph on Tuesday said his daughter was with the wrong person now.

published on : 20th April 2022

Catholic Church-run daily sounds concerns over interfaith marriages

Deepika, the Malayalam daily run by the Catholic Church, on Tuesday raised serious concerns over the elopement of Joisna Joseph and M S Shejin.

published on : 20th April 2022

Action likely against CPM's George M Thomas for 'love jihad' statement

The CPM has called its district secretariat meeting on Wednesday to discuss the controversial remarks of secretariat member George M Thomas in the Kodanchery issue.

published on : 20th April 2022

I went with Shejin of my own volition, says Joisna Joseph

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday allowed Joisna Joseph, a Theyyapara resident who works as a nurse abroad, to go with her husband M S Shejin, a CPM leader from Kozhikode district.

published on : 20th April 2022

DYFI, CPM dismiss love jihad charge, George M Thomas does somersault

Meanwhile, CPM district secretary P Mohanan viewed it as a slip of the tongue on the part of Thomas.

published on : 14th April 2022

Eloped DYFI leader and lover surface, ex-MLA decries party man’s conduct

It was on Saturday that DYFI member Shejin and Joisna, a nurse, went missing from Kozhikode

published on : 13th April 2022

Call for social boycott of kin over interfaith marriage of girl puts BJP leader in soup

It is widely objected that being in a government position, how can he demand a social boycott, which is a social evil, and how can he use the official letter held for the purpose.

published on : 10th April 2022
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