Friday, Sep 30, 2022

Ram Janmabhoomi


Shah, Yogi see a link: Congress wore black to protest Ram temple day

August 06, 2022 10:33 am

“The Congress should be responsible and must cooperate (in ED investigations into the case related to the National Herald) as per law. The matter is going on… on the basis of complaints that have been filed... everybody should respect the law,” he said.

Places of Worship Act does not bar plea against 1968 ‘compromise’: judge

May 24, 2022 9:07 am

District and Sessions Judge Rajiv Bharti had, on May 19, allowed revision of a lower court ruling, which had earlier dismissed pleas by a group of “devotees”, seeking ownership of the Idgah land, and one calling for demolition of the Idgah.

Project Varanasi: Eternal, with layers of history, maze of politics

December 20, 2021 11:05 am

🔴 To reporters on what had become the ‘Ayodhya beat’, Kashi and Mathura were ports of call, the disputes there linked to a movement gathering steam, changing politics, and the country.

Congress leader Salman Khurshid’s Nainital home vandalised; he says ‘this cannot be Hinduism’

November 16, 2021 7:43 am

“I hoped to open these doors to my friends who have left this calling card. Am I still wrong to say this cannot be Hinduism?” Salman Khurshid posted on Facebook.

Ram Janmabhoomi: Kejriwal says free pilgrimage for Delhi’s senior citizens

October 27, 2021 3:45 am

Kejriwal's announcement prompted potshots from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who said that “one person” in Delhi had driven out people from UP and Bihar during the pandemic and was now making promises of freebies.

Ram temple sanctum will be opened to devotees by end of 2023, says Trust

July 17, 2021 8:42 am

The announcement was made on Thursday after a two-day meeting of the 15-member Trust, which is overseeing the construction of the temple.

Shine the light

June 18, 2021 7:43 am

Controversy over purchase of land in Ayodhya points to need for making deals more transparent, putting checks in place

Ayodhya Land case: Trust lists agreements, says deal transparent

June 16, 2021 3:22 am

This a day after Trust general secretary Champat Rai said that the land was purchased at the rate of Rs 1,423 per sqft, “much less than the market price of nearby area” and the payment was made through the bank.

First extension of Ram Janmabhoomi premises; trust purchases 7,285 sq. ft. land for Rs 1 Crore

March 04, 2021 1:13 pm

According to sources, the trust plans to acquire more land and is in talks with the owners of temples, houses and open land adjacent to the Ram temple complex.

BJP begins drive to raise funds for construction of Ram Mandir

January 25, 2021 7:20 pm

The BJP has sent a letter to its units across the city, asking them to collect funds from Rs 10 to Rs 1,500. Donations of more than Rs 2,000, the letter said, would be made online.


How the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya impacts the BJP

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

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.

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

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

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

Inappropriate to contradict judiciary on Ram Janmabhoomi: Kamal Farooqui

January 09, 2016 9:12 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Pronouncing the entire process of discussion and seminar on the Ram Janmabhoomi as insubstantial, former Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Kamal Farooqui on Saturday said that law will take its own course and it would be inappropriate to contradict the judiciary before any final statement arrives. Farooqi further added that the decision to allow such seminars completely depends on the Delhi University authority.

Ram Temple an invaluable part of India’s history: Swamy

January 09, 2016 7:05 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): While speaking at the Delhi University’s seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi here on Saturday, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy said the re-construction of the Ram Temple holds significance in the whole country. He added the Ram Temple is an invaluable part of India’s history and culture which requires attention. He also stated that the renewal of the Ram Temple is underway and the NDA Government would not back out from this.

Preparations underway ahead of Ram Janmabhoomi seminar

January 09, 2016 7:03 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Preparation for the two-day seminar on the controversial Ram Janmabhoomi at the Delhi University (DU) is in full swing. The seminar is being organised by the Arundhati Vashishtha Anusandhan Peeth (AVAP), a research organisation founded by late Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Ashok Singhal. A huge number of police personnel have been deployed outside the campus to control any untoward situation.

Police detain activists protesting against Ram Janmabhoomi seminar

January 09, 2016 7:03 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Police officials on Saturday detained activists and students protesting against the Ram Janmabhoomi seminar at the Delhi University (DU). The National Students' Union of India (NSUI) members had earlier sat on a protest outside the Vice Chancellor's office, saying that programs which divide the students on the basis of their religion, should not be allowed in the university.

NDA Govt. not against peaceful protesting: Swamy

January 09, 2016 5:54 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said the Delhi University seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi will see the coming of intellectuals and professors speaking about archaeological facts and legal arguments on the same. He said the NDA Government is not against peaceful protesting but the irrational statements being made by antagonists, which is nothing but their ire against the party.

Protest against 'Ram Janmabhoomi' event in DU intolerant: Swamy

January 08, 2016 6:26 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday lashed out at those opposing a seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi in the Delhi University campus and dubbed the protests as 'intolerant'. Swamy said that there is a seminar of professors on a topic which is very important and expresed wonder at how it could be protested against. He further added that for anything objectionable, there were lawn in place to check them.

NSUI protests against DU over Ram Janmabhoomi event

January 07, 2016 10:27 am

New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): The National Students' Union of India (NSUI) members staged a protest outside the Vice Chancellor's office here on Thursday against the Delhi University's decision to allow a seminar on Ram Janmabhoomi temple. The two-day seminar titled "Shri Ram Janma Bhoomi Temple: Emerging Scenario" is scheduled to begin on January 9 at the Delhi University's Arts Faculty.