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VHP says it re-converted over 200 Christian tribals in Gujarat 21.12.2014 CNN-IBN Top Stories
The right-wing outfit also said the re-conversion was "voluntary" and not by force.
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Truth vs Hype: The Myth of Conversions 20.12.2014 NDTV
On the terrace of a Gorakhpur hotel on a chilly morning, Sunil Singh, president of the Hindu Yuva Vahini described his programme, scheduled for the day, to bring back Muslim families in a village in ...
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VHP says it 're-converted' over 200 Christian tribals in Gujarat 20.12.2014 DNA: Wide Angle
 Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Saturday "re-converted" over 200 tribal Christians to Hinduism by holding rituals at Aranai village in Valsad district of BJP-ruled Gujarat, claimed a local leader. The right-wing outfit also said the re-conversion was "voluntary" and not by force. "As part of the ongoing 'Ghar-Vaapsi' programme, VHP today re-converted 225 people from Christian community and took them back into Hindu religion," said Valsad district VHP chief Natu Patel. He said VHP organised a 'Maha Yagnya' (ritual of the sacred fire) for "purification" of the tribals before taking them back in Hindu-fold and also gave each of them a copy of Bhagwad Gita. Another VHP worker, Ashok Sharma, said around 3,000 people had gathered at the 'Ghar-Vaapsi' programme in Valsad, which culminated on Saturday. "VHP today greeted around 225 people back in their own religion in Valsad. We have not forced them, they came on their own wish," Sharma said. The incident came against the backdrop of a raging debate over such ...
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Uma Bharti meets Akhilesh Yadav, discusses Ganga clean-up plan 20.12.2014 DNA: Wide Angle
Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Saturday met with Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at his official residence and discussed in detail the irrigation projects in the state and issue of cleaning of Ganga and other rivers. "Both the leaders agreed that state government would send projects pertaining to riverfront development schemes on the banks of Ganga in Garh Muktershwar, Kannauj, Kanpur, Allahabad and Varanasi to the Central government," an official statement said. Yadav assured the Union Minister of his government's support in cleaning of Ganga, its subsidiaries and other rivers in the state. The Chief Minister also assured cooperation to the Centre in setting up of Ganga University, the statement said adding, the Union Minister also agreed to Yadav's request of setting up a Ganga flood control centre in Lucknow. Earlier, Bharti held a meeting with State Irrigation Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav and discussed an action plan to clean up Ganga. Shivpal, while talking to reporters, said a project ...
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Eight suspects arrested in former student leader's murder case 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Eight suspects arrested in former student leader's murder case
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Six kids hurt after school van turns turtle 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Six kids hurt after school van turns turtle
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SIMI network in 21 districts of MP: MP home minister 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
SIMI network in 21 districts of MP: MP home minister
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3 fined Rs 25,000 for keeping RTI query pending 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
3 fined Rs 25,000 for keeping RTI query pending
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Convoy system to be introduced at Bada by-pass for safe journey 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Convoy system to be introduced at Bada by-pass for safe journey
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GRP to register auto-tempo drivers 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
GRP to register auto-tempo drivers
Uma Bharti-Akhilesh Yadav discuss cleaning of Ganga 20.12.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Lucknow, Dec 20:  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday met union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti at his official residence here and discussed irrigation projects and cleaning up of rivers.The chief minister
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Dalit girl found hanging in Pilibhit village 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Dalit girl found hanging in Pilibhit village
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Admin to go ahead with Mathura-Vrindavan merger 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Admin to go ahead with Mathura-Vrindavan merger
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Agra conversion not forced, but element of cheating involved: Minority Commission 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Agra conversion not forced, but element of cheating involved: Minority Commission
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Armed robbers loot retired govt official’s home 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Armed robbers loot retired govt official’s home
2 BTech students killed in road mishap 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
2 BTech students killed in road mishap
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Tourists wait in 1-km queue as Taj gets VVIP visitor 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Tourists wait in 1-km queue as Taj gets VVIP visitor
Vultures on way back to UP? 20.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Vultures on way back to UP?
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Rs. 500 crore sanctioned for developing heritage cities 20.12.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Dec 20 : The urban development ministry has sanctioned Rs. 500 crores for the Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY), that aims to develop 12 heritage cities, and will be launched shortly, an official statement said Saturday.
Delhi teenager pierced through hip by iron rods, critical 20.12.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Dec 20 : A class 12 student was critically injured Saturday when two iron rods pierced through his hip when he accidentally fell from the second floor of his under construction house, police said.
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