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Babri Masjid demolition


Babri demolition anniversary: Educational institutions shut, security tightened in Muzaffarnagar

December 05, 2019 10:21 pm

Police and Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC), lead by the Senior Superintendent of Police and the DM, took out a flag march on major thoroughfares of Muzaffarnagar town.

Criminal trial: After 27 years, court looks at Kalyan proof

November 10, 2019 12:36 pm

The CBI has to prove charges against more than 47 BJP leaders and hundreds of unknown kar sevaks in the trial.

When is Ayodhya verdict? 

November 08, 2019 9:35 pm

Ayodhya verdict date: The Supreme Court will deliver its verdict on the decades-long vexed Ramjanmabhumi-Babri Masjid case at 10.30 am on November 9 (Saturday).

As final countdown begins in Ramjanmabhoomi case, Ayodhya longs for closure

October 13, 2019 9:13 am

27 years after the Babri demolition, hearing in the final case to decide the fate of the disputed Ramjanmabhoomi site concludes this week. The Indian Express finds a town longing for closure, a community that is tired, and a generation, born after 1992, in wait — for jobs

Babri demolition case: Immunity gone, charges framed against Kalyan Singh

September 28, 2019 5:23 am

The special court (Ayodhya Prakaran) in Lucknow framed the charges after Kalyan Singh, who joined the BJP again on September 9, appeared before it following summons issued on September 21.

EC bars Pragya Thakur from campaigning for three days over Babri Masjid remark

May 02, 2019 2:24 am

Pragya, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case and BJP's candidate from Bhopal, had, in an interview to TV9 on April 20, bragged about climbing atop the Babri Masjid in 1992 to demolish it.

SC sends Ayodhya dispute to mediators: Of the view an attempt should be made

March 09, 2019 4:23 am

The SC bench constituted a three-member panel which also includes Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Senior Advocate Sriram Panchu. It asked the panel to give the progress report of the matter in four weeks and to complete the talks in eight weeks.

On day Babri Masjid was demolished, TMC, Left march to ‘condemn communal politics’ in Kolkata

December 07, 2018 5:12 am

The CPI(M) on Thursday slammed the BJP’s proposed rath yatra as “vote yatra” and wondered if the ruling Trinamool Congress in the state is serious in facing the challenge of the saffron party.

Out of my mind: Beware of friends

November 11, 2018 1:02 am

Even the destruction of the Babri Masjid happened 26 years ago. What is the urgency now? When the Supreme Court scheduled the hearing in January next year rather than November, why did this storm erupt?

Mohan Bhagwat: Govt should make law for construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya

October 18, 2018 3:34 pm

Mohan Bhagwat said, "This matter of national interest is being obstructed by some fundamentalist elements and forces that play communal politics for selfish gains. Politics is delaying the construction of Ram Mandir."


Bombay riots 1992: Scars remain, victims still plead for justice

December 08, 2017 11:11 am

In the week immediately succeeding December 6,1992, riots broke out in Bombay as a result of communal tension prevailing in the city after the Babri Masjid demolition.


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

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

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.