November 13, 2020 7:50 am
Mahant Das contended that the Trust was “illegal” because of “non-compliance of legal, statutory and customary procedures of law on several different points”.
August 20, 2020 5:39 am
The Trust's general secretary, Champat Rai, told the media that the temple would be built in 36 to 40 months.
August 07, 2020 8:35 am
Ayodhya Ram Mandir: For decades, India’s politics has been shaped by a tussle between two competing grand ideas: composite nationalism and cultural nationalism. The laying of the foundation for the Ram Temple marks the demise of an old political consensus, and the beginning of a new journey.
August 06, 2020 1:58 am
Mamata Banerjee tweeted, "Hindu Muslim Sikh Isaai, Aapas mein hain Bhai Bhai! Mera Bharat Mahaan, Mahaan Hamara Hindustan. Our country has always upheld the legacy of unity in diversity, and we must preserve this to our last breath!"
August 05, 2020 8:57 am
From a sarpanch associated with the BJP being shot at by militants ahead of the first anniversary of the abrogation of J&K’s special status to Vivo pulling out of IPL 2020, read the top stories from print edition here.
August 05, 2020 7:21 am
LK Advani said, “Sometimes significant dreams in one’s life take a long time to fruition, but when they are finally realised, the wait becomes very worthwhile. One such dream, close to my heart is now getting fulfilled."
August 05, 2020 9:02 am
With the razing of Babri, Muslims stepped on the road which would lead a decade later to Gujarat 2002, to lynchings, pogroms, riots, killings, incarceration, to the Ayodhya judgment in 2019 and finally, the Bhoomi Pujan.
July 28, 2020 1:30 pm
According to a member of the trust, the idea behind this move is to ensure that future generations are not caught up in legal disputes over Lord Ram’s birthplace.
July 26, 2020 6:52 am
Incidentally, August 5 will mark one year of the abrogation of Article 370 and the bifurcation of the State of Jammu & Kashmir into two Union Territories.
July 26, 2020 6:30 am
Despite the enthusiasm among small-time organisations, the Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust itself is tight-lipped, only letting out that a total of 200 people, including 150 invitees, will be allowed for the bhoomi pujan ceremony, with the “muhurat” lasting 32 seconds starting 12.15 pm