Starting his political career as an activist of the student movement launched by Loknayak Jaiprakash Narayan in 1976-77, Raghuvar Das traversed a long way to take over as the first non-tribal chief minister of Jharkhand.
The BJP government in
Madhya Pradesh was in the eye of a controversy over a police
circular to profile Christians and churches in the state but
the move was dropped following protests by members of the
Hosni Mubarak survived six
assassination attempts during his 30-year rule of Egypt with
an iron hand but could not survive the deluge of unprecedented
street protests and was brought down by his own people.
Here is a brief profile of the three judges of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court along with excerpts from the landmark verdict on 60-year-old Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit that they delivered on Thursday.