religious conversion

Man accused of pushing minor to death held after police encounter in Lucknow

The family members of the minor girl have alleged the accused Sufiyan, who is in his early 20s, was forcing her to convert to Islam.

published on : 18th November 2022

10 booked for human trafficking and religious conversion in Madhya Pradesh

The inspection was also carried out at a children’s home run by Central India Christian Services Society.

published on : 15th November 2022

Religious conversion by force dangerous, says Supreme Court

Warns it could affect national security, seeks affidavit from Centre

published on : 15th November 2022

Issue of forced conversions 'serious' and might affect security of nation: SC

The Apex Court also warned a "very difficult situation" will emerge if forced religious conversions are not stopped.

published on : 14th November 2022

Four more held for alleged 'forceful' conversions in UP's Meerut; 8 arrested so far

While there is no mention of the number of conversions, local BJP leader Deepak Sharma claimed that more than 100 people had allegedly been converted to Christianity.

published on : 30th October 2022

No cremation land for Odisha man who converted to Christianity five years ago

Source said, Jitru Bhatra died on Friday morning and soon a controversy erupted over his funeral.

published on : 30th October 2022

FIR filed against nine people over allegations of religious conversion in UP

During COVID, some people provided food and financial assistance to the poor living in the area. They alleged that the accused then forced these people to convert to Christianity, the police said.

published on : 29th October 2022

Shah claims some NGOs involved in religious conversion; opposition to projects to stall economic growth

Shah said that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will set up at least one office in all states by 2024 to "develop a strong anti-terror network."

published on : 27th October 2022

Ex-corporator, four others held for forcible conversion to Islam

Dalit man from Maddur claims he was converted to Islam at gunpoint

published on : 14th October 2022

Religious conversion event: Delhi Police to question ex-minister Gautam on Tuesday

Gautam resigned from his post on Sunday amid a controversy over his presence at the religious conversion event.

published on : 10th October 2022

Delhi minister resigns after BJP's 'dirty politics' over his presence at religious conversion event

Rajendra Pal Gautam said he is resigning as minister as he does not want his leader or AAP to be in trouble because of him.

published on : 9th October 2022

Orissa HC asks State to clarify authority for religion change declaration

Gita was to change her religion to Christianity. But she had been running from pillar to post for the last four months to get her declaration.

published on : 8th October 2022

Row erupts over AAP minister's presence at 'religious conversion' event; BJP asks Kejriwal to sack him

During the programme, around 10,000 people reportedly took vows to convert to Buddhism to follow Lord Buddha's teachings and give up worship of Hindu deities.

published on : 7th October 2022

Centre forms panel to examine matter of giving SC status to non-Hindu Dalits

Muslim, and Christian groups have often demanded Scheduled Caste status for Dalits who have converted to their religions.

published on : 7th October 2022

MP: Bajrang Dal, VHP Activists stop vehicle carrying tribal children, allege religious conversion

The VHP's district secretary Animesh Joshi claimed that they had stopped the vehicle after receiving information that a group of tribal boys and girls were being brought for religious conversion.

published on : 3rd October 2022

Anti-conversion bill passed in Karnataka assembly

The bill mandates that persons who wish to convert to another faith shall give a declaration in a prescribed format at least 30 days in advance to the District Magistrate.

published on : 21st September 2022

Three of Gujarat family converting to Islam, kin attempting suicide: Hindu outfits hold rally

The rally passed off peacefully, with the only hitch coming from a group that took a different route from the one for which permission was given by authorities.

published on : 3rd September 2022

No end to Pakistani Hindu girls' ordeal, another teen tells court she was married after forcible conversion

Kareena was abducted on June 6 from outside her home in Benazir Shaheedabad in the interior of southern Sindh province.

published on : 12th August 2022

Himachal government introduces more stringent version of state's anti-conversion law

The 2019 bill was notified only on December 21, 2020 - 15 months after it was passed in the state assembly.

published on : 12th August 2022

Religious conversions should stop to protect Bharat: Mohan Bhagwat

Assuring the support of RSS in all society-building works of swamijis in the future, he said seers should transform society in their own way.

published on : 13th July 2022
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