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Hand over all disputed sites to Hindus: Shia Waqf Board

Rizvi is facing four criminal cases, including one each in Lucknow and Prayagraj and two in Rampur, on charges of illegal transfer and misuse of waqf land since 2016.

'Questions asked only to us, not to Hindu side': Muslim parties during SC Ayodhya hearing

The submission was vehemently opposed by senior advocate C S Vaidyanathan, representing deity 'Ram Lalla', who said: "This is totally unwarranted".


Ram Lalla expense: Rs 1,000 per day

Biggest hike since 1992, priests say a little more could help buy clothes for God four times a year

Looking for ‘Raghuvansh’ in Ayodhya

SC said it was “curious” about if one could find Ram’s descendants in the holy town still. From Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas to ordinary residents, all wonder how

'Build twin statues of Ram and Sita in Ayodhya': Congress' Karan Singh to Yogi

Earlier in July, Uttar Pradesh CM proposed to build the country's tallest statue, 251 meters, of Lord Ram in Ayodhya.

Ayodhya hearing: Pictures of deities found at disputed site, Ramlalla’s counsel tells SC

On the seventh day of the hearing, the senior lawyer read out the report of the commissioner who was appointed to inspect the disputed site in 1950. The report describes the presence of pillars with images of Lord Shiva, said the lawyer to the top court.


Faith of believers proof that Ayodhya is birthplace of Ram: Deity's counsel to SC

Fourteen appeals have been filed in the top court against the 2010 Allahabad High Court judgment, delivered in four civil suits. On December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid, constructed at the disputed site in the 16th century by Shia Muslim Mir Baqi, was demolished.

Ayodhya Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case: Nirmohi Akhara seeks control of entire 2.77 acre disputed land

On September 30, 2010, the Allahabad High Court ordered a three-way division of the disputed 2.77 acres of the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site between the Nirmohi Akhara sect, the Sunni Central Wakf Board, Uttar Pradesh and Ramlalla Virajman.

Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhya: Even before Mahabharat, mediation attempts failed

Addressing a gathering in Ayodhya, Yogi said that from August 6, the case would be heard daily and expressed confidence that the Supreme Court would respect public sentiments.

Activist approaches SC for live streaming of Ayodhya hearing

With the mediation proceedings to find an amicable solution to the dispute failing to make any headway, the apex court on Friday had fixed August 6 to begin day-to-day hearings on appeals against the September 30, 2010 verdict of the Allahabad High Court in the matter.

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A sneak peek into Ramayana Express: Chants of Jai Shree Ram, bhajans and more

In the course of 16 days, the passengers of Ramayana Express are to cover 8,080 km on the Indian Railways’s ‘Ramayana circuit’, from Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh to Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, covering major destinations associated with Lord Ram.

Ayodhya turns into fortress ahead of VHP, Shiv Sena events

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray visits the disputed site to offer prayers and addresses a gathering, speaking over the construction of Ram temple


Yogi Adityanath hosts grand Diwali in Ayodhya

Yogi Adityanath said, "Good governance — or “Ram Rajya” — will return to Ayodhya, which was neglected by successive state governments."

Riots deepen communal divide in Uttar Pradesh

With Lok Sabha elections being underway, the riots divided the political landscape of the region on religious lines.

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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.

Explained: What has been the BJP’s stand over the years on Ram temple

From the Vajpayee years to Narendra Modi’s BJP, a look at how the party handled the sensitive issue of building a Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya.


Is VHP’s Ayodhya mobilisation bringing back fears of the 1992 Babri demolition?

Is the Ayodhya mobilisation now as powerful and potent as it was in 1992? Are there law and order concerns for the Centre and Uttar Pradesh government, both now ruled by the BJP? And most importantly, is it fair to compare 2018 to 1992?

On board The Ramayan Express, there are bhajans, chants of Jai Shri Ram and more

We travelled on The Ramayan Express going to Ayodhya, Sitamarhi, Janakpur in Nepal and Prayagraj (till recently called Allahabad) and this is what it was like.

How the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya impacts the BJP

The Supreme Court has said that the date for the Ayodhya hearings will be decided in January. Here’s how it will impact the BJP and what the RSS is likely to do.

Eye for Detail EP 12: All about the Ayodhya uncertainty, RBI vs govt and Statue of Unity

How the BJP and RSS are reacting to the Supreme Court deferring the Ayodhya case, why the RBI and the government are at loggerheads and what it means to have a statue worth almost Rs 3000 crores. All that and more in this week’s Eye for Detail.


Want a dialogue with all parties to settle the Ayodhya dispute, says union minister Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti has said that leaders across party lines must come together and sort out the Ayodhya dispute through dialogue. She also said that those in the government want to build a temple at the disputed site but will need support from

Why Yogi Adityanath's Visit To Ayodhya Is Significant

When BJP veteran L K Advani arrived in Lucknow to appear before a special ourt in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case, he was received by none other than UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. While Advani, BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi, Union Minister Uma Bharti, head of Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas Mahant Nritya Gopal Das and […]

News Top 5: Blast In Kabul, Yogi Adityanath Visits Ayodhya And More

1. Kabul blast: At least 50 feared killed after huge explosion near Indian Embassy 2. Adityanath visits Ayodhya, offers prayers at makeshift Ram temple 3. Babri Masjid demolition case:Court grants bail to 5 4. Priyanka Chopra shamed for showing legs in front of Narendra Modi 5. India vs Bangladesh ICC Champions Trophy warm-up: India bowl […]