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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh

Aakar Patel | How RSS, world’s largest NGO, led to Jan Sangh/BJP, world’s top party

Hedgewar died in 1940, by when the RSS had spread beyond Nagpur and had 100,000 members

05 Mar 2024 12:37 AM

Anita Anand | Imagining a new form of marriage in India: It has to start with a law…

Over the last decade, acceptance of homosexuality has grown in India, especially since Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality in 2018

03 May 2023 12:05 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Strengthen India’s future: You can’t change the past

The communal angle looms largest because it threatens life and stability

18 Jan 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | RSS outreach to women, Muslims is meaningful

Setting an unambiguous agenda of rapid empowerment of women, Mr Bhagwat publicly laid bare how Indian male hypocrisy keeps women curtailed

08 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay | Does RSS chief’s Muslim dialogue have a future?

The RSS will become a centenarian in 2025 and no one can ignore the philosophy of cultural nationalism as being integral to its formation

27 Sep 2022 12:00 AM


Down memory lane: The mood in Ayodhya back in December 1992

One day a car-load of “infiltrators” had been reportedly intercepted by kar sevaks beaten up and handed over to the UP police

06 Aug 2020 11:56 AM

RSS-linked organisation holds pro-CAA rally in Nagpur

Union minister Nitin Gadkari and former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis joined the rally.

23 Dec 2019 4:39 AM

RSS is strong since its worldview resonates with all

Education, agriculture, culture, literature, journalism, trade unions and research are some of the RSS’ activities.

21 Oct 2019 12:53 AM

RSS’ nationalism an aberration, says Chhattisgarh CM

The yatra was planned as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi.

11 Oct 2019 4:38 AM

Not just govt, everyone should help solve nation's problems: Shiv Nadar

HCL founder-chairman Shiv Nadar was speaking at a Vijaydashmi event organised by RSS.

08 Oct 2019 8:34 PM


BJP trying make RSS a symbol of India, sideline Mahatama Gandhi's principles: Sonia Gandhi

The Congress interim president said that Gandhi ji was known for non-violence and not dictatorship.

02 Oct 2019 2:49 PM

Mohan Bhagwat to interact with foreign media on Sept 24 in Delhi

This is a first of its kind interaction with the foreign media representatives by the RSS chief, the ideological parent of the ruling BJP.

21 Sep 2019 4:15 PM

Ideology of RSS is to impose Hindi as national language: Sitaram Yechury

He called Hindi the heart and soul of freedom struggle.

15 Sep 2019 6:37 PM

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat visits ailing Arun Jaitley at AIIMS

The 66-year-old was admitted in the hospital here on August 9 after he complained of breathlessness.

18 Aug 2019 11:57 AM

RSS affiliates to begin nation-wide campaign for reclaiming PoK, Aksai Chin

The event would be held across the country, with RSS functionary Indresh Kumar inaugurating the same in the national capital.

06 Aug 2019 6:59 PM


RSS steps in to fix rift in Madhya Pradesh BJP

On July 24, two rebel BJP MLAs, Narayan Tripathy and Sharad Kol, voted for a treasury bench sponsored Bill in the house.

04 Aug 2019 2:56 AM

German envoy calls on Mohan Bhagwat at RSS’ Nagpur HQ

The RSS has been the “socio-cultural nationalist” organisation that has provided the core ideological support to BJP.

18 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

Rahul Gandhi vows to step up battle against Sangh

The court granted them bail on a surety amount of Rs 15,000 each, along with permanent exemption from court appearance.

05 Jul 2019 4:25 AM

Rahul Gandhi to appear in Mumbai court today

The court issued summons against Rahul Gandhi and Yechury but dismissed the complaint against Sonia Gandhi.

04 Jul 2019 3:07 AM

Why ‘reformist’ Hindus are the targets of RSS

Tilak’s men would raid Ranade’s camps with sticks and stones, not dissimilar to the hooligans unleashed by the Hindu right today.

12 Jun 2019 1:03 AM