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SC begins hearing in Babri-Ram Mandir case: 10-point guide to Ayodhya dispute

SC begins hearing in Babri-Ram Mandir case: 10-point guide to Ayodhya dispute

A look at the top developments in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute so far

Dec 04, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Build 'Masjid-e-Aman' in Lucknow's Hussainabad: Shia Board

The Shia Waqf Board said on Monday that it has submitted a draft proposal in the Supreme Court that seeks an amicable resolution of the vexed Ayodhya issue.

Nov 20, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
Babri mosque demolition case: LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti to stand trial for criminal conspiracy,  special CBI court orders framing of charges

Babri mosque demolition case: LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti to stand trial for criminal conspiracy, special CBI court orders framing of charges

BJP veterans LK Advani, MM Joshi, Union Minister Uma Bharti and nine others will stand trial for criminal conspiracy in the 1992 Babri mosque demolition case.

May 30, 2017, 23:30 PM IST
Babri Masjid case: Lalu accuses PM Narendra Modi of 'crafting' LK Advani trial, Vinay Katiyar says 'may be his claim has truth'

Babri Masjid case: Lalu accuses PM Narendra Modi of 'crafting' LK Advani trial, Vinay Katiyar says 'may be his claim has truth'

"It is well known that the CBI does what the government desires," the RJD chief claimed.

Apr 20, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
'Babri Masjid charges revived to stop LK Advani from becoming next President of India'

'Babri Masjid charges revived to stop LK Advani from becoming next President of India'

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad on Wednesday said the revival of conspiracy charges in the Babri demolition case was a "well-planned political conspiracy" to keep L.K. Advani away from being nominated as the next President.

Apr 19, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Ram temple will become a reality soon: Subramanian Swamy

Ram temple will become a reality soon: Subramanian Swamy

Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy is hopeful that the construction of Ram Mandir would begin in Ayodhya by year-end.

Feb 22, 2016, 19:31 PM IST
Hindu Mahasabha to sue LK Advani for demolishing 'Ram Lalla' temple in Ayodhya

Hindu Mahasabha to sue LK Advani for demolishing 'Ram Lalla' temple in Ayodhya

Almost 23 years after the demolition of Babri Mosque at Ayodhya in  December 1992, Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Mahasabha has decided to file a case against BJP senior leader LK Advani for demolishing the structure. 

Feb 06, 2016, 10:12 AM IST
Azam Khan on Babri Masjid demolition: Everybody colluded, even Army didn't do anything

Azam Khan on Babri Masjid demolition: Everybody colluded, even Army didn't do anything

Last year, Azam Khan had said it was "Muslim soldiers" who fought for India's victory in the 1999 Kargil war against Pakistan.

Dec 26, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Babri mosque model raised in Ayodhya, security tightened

Police officials said some locals put up a thermacol model of the Babri mosque in Ayodhaya`s Kaziyana locality, very near the disputed site.

Dec 24, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

'Stone praying rituals' for temple construction begin in Ayodhya

Tension simmered in Ayodhya as activists of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad have begun collecting stones for the construction of a temple at a disputed site.

Dec 21, 2015, 21:59 PM IST
Army intelligence filmed 'kar sewaks' demolishing Babri Masjid: Pawar

Army intelligence filmed 'kar sewaks' demolishing Babri Masjid: Pawar

Sharad Pawar, then Defence Minister, had ordered the army intelligence to videotape the Babri Masjid razing in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992.

Dec 21, 2015, 14:38 PM IST
Sanjay Dutt to be freed from jail by March 7, 2016

Sanjay Dutt to be freed from jail by March 7, 2016

 Incarcerated Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, whose five-year sentence for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts was confirmed by the Supreme Court in March 2013, will be freed from prison by March 7, 2016, official sources said here on Tuesday.

Dec 08, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Babri mosque anniversary: 'Day of victory' vs 'day of sorrow'

Muslim groups observed 'day of sorrow' while Hindu outfits celebrated 'shaurya divas' on the 23rd anniversary of Babri mosque demolition on Sunday.

Dec 06, 2015, 21:36 PM IST
If BJP wants to form govt again, Babri Masjid should be built in Ayodhya: Azam Khan

If BJP wants to form govt again, Babri Masjid should be built in Ayodhya: Azam Khan

Senior Samajwadi Party leader and UP's Cabinet minister Azam Khan on Sunday said that if BJP wants to form government again, then the party should construct Babri Mosque in Ayodhya.

Dec 06, 2015, 14:08 PM IST
Babri Masjid demolition anniversary: Owaisi's AIMIM calls 'Hyderabad bandh'

Babri Masjid demolition anniversary: Owaisi's AIMIM calls 'Hyderabad bandh'

Asaduddin Owaisi-led AIMIM has called for 'Hyderabad Bandh' on Sunday on the 23rd anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition.

Dec 06, 2015, 11:24 AM IST

Rao memorial NDA's reward for his role in Babri demolition: Azam

Amid reports that the Centre was mulling erecting a memorial to honour P V Narsimha Rao, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan today said it will be a reward for the former prime minister for his "tacit" understating with the RSS in demolition of Babri mosque.

Mar 31, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

BJP conspiring to demolish Taj Mahal: Azam Khan

Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Thursday alleged that BJP was conspiring to demolish Taj Mahal the way its workers brought down Babri mosque in Ayodhya.

Dec 25, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

Babri mosque demolition anniversary: Over 10k security personnel guarding Ayodhya

 On the eve of 22nd anniversary of Babri mosque demolition, the temple town has turned into a fortress with nearly 10,000 security personnel deployed amid calls by Muslim outfits to mark the day by hoisting black flags even as Hindu bodies seek to commemorate it.

Dec 05, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Need for negotiated settlement on Ayodhya issue: Subramanian Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday hoped that a negotiated settlement would be reached on the protracted Ram Janmabhoomi Babri mosque dispute.

Jul 20, 2014, 20:36 PM IST

Conspiracy to give elections communal colour: Rajnath on sting

Referring to a sting operation on the demolition of Babri Mosque, Bhartiya Janta Party national president Rajnath Singh on Saturday alleged anti-BJP parties were conspiring to give elections a communal colour.

Apr 05, 2014, 22:36 PM IST