Religious Conversion

Religious conversions hits Rohingya camp in Bengaluru

At a camp in Byatarayanapura in Bengaluru North, about 10 families have converted to Christianity.

published on : 24th June 2022

Parents claim aided school preaching religion in Tamil Nadu's Alangulam town

Some parents alleged a government-aided primary school functioning in the village was trying to convert students to Christianity by preaching the religion.

published on : 14th June 2022

Jharkhand: Tribal children converted to Christianity; NCPCR seeks action taken report within 3 days

NCPCR Chairman Priyank Kanoongo, writing a letter to SP Khunti, has asked the police to submit an action taken report within three days of the receipt of the letter.

published on : 7th June 2022

Forcible conversions, alleges Hindu Jagran Vedike, police deny

On being questioned, they told the police that many of them were suffering from different health issues and mental illnesses, while some of were alcohol addicts.

published on : 6th June 2022

Goa: Pastor, his wife held on charge of luring people to convert to Christianity

Two separate first information reports (FIRs) were filed against the couple, who used to operate from Saligao village in North Goa, around 20 kms away from the state capital.

published on : 27th May 2022

Four arrested for forcible conversion, marriage of 16-year-old boy in UP

It also prompted members of the right-wing group Bajrang Dal to stage a protest at Kakadeo Police Station on Monday.

published on : 25th May 2022

MP: Case registered against hospital owner for `trying to force' woman to convert

A FIR was registered against Nihal Khan, who is in his early 30s, under the Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act as well as for alleged rape under the Indian Penal Code, said an official.

published on : 20th May 2022

HC orders CBI-NIA probe into 'forced religious conversion' in Bengal's Malda

The petitioners, who are also sisters, submitted that their husbands were missing since November 24 last year and the police did not take any step in the matter even after being informed.

published on : 20th 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

Anti-Conversion law will create more divisions in society: Maulana Maqsood Imran Rashadi

Amid opposition from Cong and JDS, the BJP govt passed an ordinance to control forcible conversions. Here are different takes on the controversial decision  

published on : 15th May 2022

Govt duty bound to protect rights of people: Faustine L Lobo

Amid opposition from Cong and JDS, the BJP govt passed an ordinance to control forcible conversions. Here are different takes on the controversial decision  

published on : 15th May 2022

Govt to bring in anti-conversion law via ordinance

The decision was taken at a state Cabinet meeting held on Thursday. 

published on : 13th May 2022

Karnataka government takes ordinance route to implement 'anti-conversion law'

The Karnataka Protection of Right to Freedom of Religion Bill was passed by the Legislative Assembly in December last year.

published on : 12th 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

Frame norms to check religious conversion: Madras HC

AAG tells court strict action will be taken if proselytising is reported from schools 

published on : 6th May 2022
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