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More curbs in Ayodhya as hearings end this week

In the Supreme Court, a five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has asked for all arguments in the land dispute case to be concluded by October 17.

Watch: Not religion but religious leaders spreading hatred, says Ramayana actor Arun Govil

"It is not religion that spreads hatred but those who practice it -- the religious leaders. Besides them, politicians also use it as a weapon for political gains, Arun Govil said.


Ayodhya case: Supreme Court sets October 18 to wrap arguments

At the same time, it said the parties were free to simultaneously explore a negotiated settlement to the centuries-old Ayodhya dispute through a mediation panel it had appointed.

Fresh plea for resuming mediation process of Ayodhya dispute

A source close to the mediation panel, headed by former apex court judge FMI Kalifulla, said that the three-member committee received a letter seeking resumption of the mediation process.

Supreme Court asks its Registry if live streaming of Ayodhya case possible

Senior advocate Vikas Singh, appearing for former RSS ideologue K N Govindacharya, said the petitioners have faith in the apex court but many petitioners in this case cannot come to the court to take part in the hearing on daily basis.

Ayodhya case: After Rajeev Dhavan gets threat messages, his clerk 'assaulted' in court premises

Dhavan has also submitted about a letter he recieved on August 14, 2019, from N Shanmugam, a retired education officer, threatening him for appearing for the Muslim parties


1,000 ‘descendants’ of Lord Ram reach Ayodhya, demand temple at disputed site

Addressed to the President and the Prime Minister, a memorandum was also given to the district administration, demanding a Ram temple be built at the disputed site in Ayodhya.

Counsel for Babri Mosque side: There was no massive structure, Hindu motifs at site, SC told

The counsel for the mosque side on Monday told the Supreme Court that there was no need to delve into distant history and what was relevant was who had the title to the site when the sovereignty of the area was passed on to the British.

Ayodhya hearing: Writings on recovered slab point to Vishnu temple at Babri site, SC told

Senior counsel C S Vaidyanathan, appearing for the deity, told a five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi that the Sunni Wakf Board and others on the mosque side had disputed recovery of the slab but had not questioned its authenticity.

The other Ayodhya trial: Case against LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti is crawling

As SC begins daily hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi dispute amidst national spotlight, the criminal trial in the Babri Masjid demolition, against L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti among others, is crawling. The Indian Express spends a day at the Lucknow trial where an overburdened judge is racing against time, as well as decaying evidence, and ailing, lost or dead witnesses

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Ayodhya dispute: Centre moves SC seeking permission to release non-disputed land

The Centre on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court asking that it be allowed to had over the non-disputed land acquired around the disputed site to its original owners. Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath welcomed the Centre's move.