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Vishwa Hindu Parishad is a Hindu right-wing organisation in India and is based on the ideology of Hindutva. It was founded in 1964.

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Vishwa Hindu Parishad activists slam J-K Govt. for curtailing Amarnath yatra
Activists of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Thursday criticized the Jammu and Kashmir Government for curtailing the annual Amarnath pilgrimage.

VHP activists protest in Jammu over shortened duration of Amarnath pilgrimage
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) protested on Tuesday in Jammu against the state government's decision of curtailing the period of the annual Amarnath pilgrimage.

Amarnath row: Police arrest activists in Jammu
Following clashes with the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal activists, Jammu and Kashmir Police prevented them from joining the annual Amarnath Yatra on Sunday.

Bajrang Dal activists protest in Jammu over reduced duration of Amarnath Yatra
Bajrang Dal activists staged a protest here on Sunday over the duration of the annual Amarnath Yatra.

JKDF calls for shutdown in Jammu on Rajouri issue
The Jammu Kashmir Democratic Front (JKDF) called for a shutdown here again on Saturday to highlight the plight of the minority Hindu community following an unfortunate incident in Rajouri.

BJP accuses Congress of demoralising security forces
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has accused the Congress party of demoralising security agencies dealing with terror cases.

Prakash Javadekar mockingly advises Digvijay Singh to join RSS
A day after a photograph of the Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh was published in a Hindi daily with the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) leaders, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Prakash Javadekar has mockingly advised the former to join the Sangh in order to 'inject morals' on himself.

RSS charges Congress of indulging in communal politics
A photograph of the Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh published in a Hindi daily has proved that he was associated with the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), said Ram Madhav on Thursday.

Congress asks Anna to discontinue association with radical outfits
Congress Party on Tuesday urged veteran social activist Anna Hazare, who is fighting for a strong Lokpal Bill, to discontinue his association with radical Hindu outfits like Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) despite availing support from these organs.

VHP participated in Hazare's anti-corruption movement only as patriots, says Ashok Singhal
Senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal has admitted that his outfit had provided support to the anti-corruption movement led by social activist Anna Hazare, only as patriots, by distributing food to the people gathered at the protest venue in August.

VHP leader Togadia up in arms against Muslim reservation
Expressing his anguish over Muslim reservation, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) general secretary Praveen Togadia has said that not even a single Muslim will enjoy reservation if a Hindu is denied employment.

VHP leader Togadia slams government for not hanging Afzal Guru
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia has criticized the government for delaying the hanging of 2001 Parliament attack accused to grab minority Muslims votes.

VHP leader denounces proposed communal violence bill
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) international president Ashok Singhal has warned of a big movement if the proposed Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill 2011 is passed by Parliament.

VHP activists protest against Digvijay Singh in Allahabad
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists protested against the remarks of senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS).

Rajnath Singh rules out alliance between BJP and BSP(I'view with Rajnath Singh)
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of his party having an alliance with the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party in the state of Uttar Pradesh

Congress Party criticizes radical Hindu outfits over shoe brandished at Dwivedi
Hours after a man tried to attack party general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi with a shoe, Congress Party on Monday condemning the incident said the act reflected the ideologies of Hindu-nationalist and right wing parties like the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), Vishwa Hindu Parishad and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Ramdev's agitation independent of any political motive: Sadhvi Rithambara
Sharing the dais with yoga guru Baba Ramdev with his fast against corruption, former Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Sadhvi Rithambara today said the stir was independent of any political motive and would continue till the corrupt are punished.

VHP leader Togadia considers FDI in retail as damaging to India's farm sector
Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) general secretary Praveen Togadia has opposed the Central Government's decision to approve 51 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail, saying it would completely destroy the farm sector.

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