Nearly a dozen FIRs have been lodged since the Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance, 2020, was notified on November 27.
Lokur said there was no immediacy that called for passing the law -- Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance when the state assembly was not in session.
The primary contention raised in the PIL was that the UP Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance impinges upon the fundamental right to choice and the right to change of faith.
Marx presents, in the space of a couple of short paragraphs, an examination of religion that is surpassed by little else before or after him
If the anti-conversion law was aimed to protect vulnerable communities, the ordinance in UP on ‘love jihad’ moves uncomfortably into the realms of private space of individuals.
India says UN selective in condemning religious persecution, fails to acknowledge violence against non-Abrahamic religions
India fully agrees that anti-Semitism, Islamaphobia and anti-Christian acts need to be condemned and the country also firmly condemns such acts, Ashish Sharma said.
The woman, a Hindu, has lodged a complaint, stating that the man, Irshad Khan, harassed her and his family members and was allegedly pressurising her to adapt to their culture.
The resolution will seek a special column for followers of the ‘Sarna’ religion in the Census 2021.
Fear drives people towards faith and not the understanding of spiritual principles or fundamental truths. It is said that in Kali Yug, only Kamsa Bhakti is beneficial, due to fear.
The Bench said the state administration had put restrictions on all the religious events in the wake of the spread of COVID-19.
The act was committed in a house on July 4, purportedly during the family’s conversion to Christianity.
A fourth-year MBBS student of AIIMS hospital here was held for making objectionable comments on social media post against the Hindu religion.
The meeting did not acknowledge the official directives of a maximum of five persons inside mosques for the collective prayers.
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Endowments Commissioner M Padma, along with her family members and temple executive officer MV Suresh Babu, participated in the rituals conducted by the priests at yagasala.