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RSS justifies chief’s statement on PM candidate (Lead, superseding previous story)


June 20th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Nagpur, June 20 (IANS) Justifying the RSS chief's statement that the country should have a prime minister who propounded Hindutva, the organisation's spokesman Wednesday said the views should ... Read more...

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RSS justifies chief’s statement on prime ministerial candidate (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Nagpur, June 20 (IANS) Justifying the RSS chief's statement that the country should have a prime minister who propounded Hindutva, the organisation's spokesman Wednesday said the views should ... Read more...

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RSS, Digvijay trade barbs over photograph


January 6th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) and Congress leader Digvijay Singh Thursday traded barbs over a photograph showing him sharing the dais with RSS leaders.While ... Read more...

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Kushwaha issue divides BJP, Congress questions its credentials (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Divisions appeared in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday with opposition within the ranks as well as from the allies to the induction of ... Read more...

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BJP faces criticism from own ranks, allies on Kushwaha issue


January 5th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday continued to face criticism from various party members and well wishers as well as allies over its decision to ... Read more...

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Advani hints he may not be PM candidate in 2014


September 21st, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 21 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Wednesday indicated for the first time he may not be the candidate for prime minister's job in ... Read more...

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RSS, BJP deny differences on Advani yatra


September 21st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Both the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday denied any differences over the candidature of senior party leader L.K. ... Read more...

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RSS supports Anna’s stir, to mobilise people against graft


August 27th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 27 (IANS) Backing the stir by Anna Hazare against corruption, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Saturday slammed the "uncalled for arrogance" by the government to the activist's ... Read more...

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RSS ‘happy’ about verdict on Ayodhya


May 9th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) said it was "happy" about Monday's Supreme Court verdict that stayed the September 2010 Allahabad High Court judgment dividing the ... Read more...

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RSS extends support to Hazare


April 8th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Friday extended support to the indefinite fast of social activist Anna Hazare for a stronger Lokpal bill.The RSS said in ... Read more...

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Hindutva sheet anchor of our ideological thinking, says RSS


March 28th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Monday said Hindutva was the "sheet anchor" of its ideological movement and dismissed the controversy related to Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Government treats militancy with kid gloves: RSS leader


February 14th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mathura, Feb 14 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav has accused the Central Government of tackling the issue of militants with kid gloves.Addressing a public meet here on Sunday, Madhav ... Read more...

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Malegaon blast accused not part of RSS: Ram Madhav


February 11th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav on Friday categorically denied that Srikant Purohit and Dayanand Pandey, the accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, are ... Read more...

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RSS admits links with Samjhauta blast accused Aseemanand


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Feb 2 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav on Wednesday accepted that Samjhauta Express train blast accused Swami Aseemanand was a member of the organization before becoming a ... Read more...

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RSS questions authenticity of Aseemanand’s confession


January 7th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Friday questioned the authenticity of the confessional statement of Swami Aseemanand about his role in terror activities and said the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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RSS denies Godse was its member, rebuts Congress claim


December 30th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has come out strongly against being linked to Mahatma Gandhi's assassination in the commemorative volume the Congress has brought out to ... Read more...

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Congress criticises former RSS chief over anti-Sonia remarks (Lead)


November 12th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The Congress Thursday hit out at former Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief K.S. Sudarshan for his "uncivilised language" against party president Sonia Gandhi even as both ... Read more...

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RSS activists protest against Centre’s terror outfits’ remarks


November 10th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) activists staged a protest here on Wednesday after the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre accused their faction of ... Read more...

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RSS holds nationwide protests against Hindu terror tag


November 10th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Hundreds of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activists, led by their top leaders, Wednesday staged protests in several places across India against the central government's alleged "political conspiracy" ... Read more...

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RSS prefers out of court settlement on Ayodhya: Spokesperson


October 8th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) will prefer an out of court settlement in the Ramjanmabhumi-Babri Masjid dispute in the light of the recent ... Read more...

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Rahul’s remarks leave BJP, RSS fuming (Roundup)


October 6th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal/New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's comparison of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) with the outlawed Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) Wednesday prompted the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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RSS asks Rahul to learn more


October 6th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Lashing out at Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for equating the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) with the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), an RSS ... Read more...

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Apex court made appropriate decision on Ayodhya: RSS


September 28th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court order dismissing a petition to defer the Ayodhya verdict, and said that the apex court had made ... Read more...

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RSS seeks consensus on Ramjanmabhoomi issue


September 5th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 5 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sunday pitched for a national consensus on the controversial Ram Janmabhomi issue and said parliament should discuss the matter after a court delivers ... Read more...

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‘Rent-a-riot’ Muthalik pays for his fanaticism (Letter from Bangalore)


May 21st, 2010 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 21 (IANS) Pramod Muthalik, the self-appointed Hindutva protector, has been thriving on controversies - from making inflammatory statements to being involved in attacks. But now he is battling an ... Read more...

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Malegaon blast accused planning Mohan Bhagwat’s assassination: Patil


April 9th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 9 (ANI): Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil on Friday said in the state assembly that his department had ample proof that the Malegaon blast accused made derogatory remarks against ... Read more...

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‘Parivar’ splits on Mumbai issue - BJP backs RSS, Sena isolated


February 1st, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Mumbai for Marathis, or for all Indians? The question drove a deeper wedge in the Sangh Parivar Monday with the BJP backing mentor RSS in saying ... Read more...

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BJP will never accept dilution of Indianness: Gadkari


February 1st, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) In a categoric rejection of its ally Shiv Sena's "Mumbai for Marathis" stand, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari said Monday that identities based on ... Read more...

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Sena and RSS lock horns over north Indian issue


February 1st, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 1 (ANI): The Shiv Sena has come out in the open against the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) over the issue of north Indians and tension between the two political ... Read more...

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Saffron camp split over `Mumbai for Marathis’


February 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The split between the Shiv Sena and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over `Mumbai for Marathis' widened Monday, with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Murli Manohar ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena tells RSS to ‘keep off Mumbai’ issue


February 1st, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Stung by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) criticism of its anti-north Indians policy, the Shiv Sena Monday hit back saying the RSS should "keep off the issue". "We do ... Read more...

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RSS concern for Hindi-speakers not sincere, says Congress


January 31st, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Congress Sunday accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of "double-speak" on preventing spread of linguistic chauvinism in Maharashtra. Congress spokesman Shakeel Ahmed said that if ... Read more...

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We own Ayodhya movement, but not going to apologise: RSS


November 24th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the mother organization of Bharatiya Janata Party, on Tuesday owned the Ayodhya movement but refused to apologise about what happened in Ayodhya in ... Read more...

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Everything will be normal in BJP soon, says RSS (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


October 11th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 11 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sunday said that the turmoil in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would end soon. RSS spokesperson Ram Madhav said RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat ... Read more...

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RSS’s Ram Madhav rules out working on BJP succession plan


August 29th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 29 (ANI): National Executive Committee member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Ram Madhav on Saturday ruled out any succession plan for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) being ... Read more...

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