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Babri Mosque demolition

Babri mosque demolition anniversary highlights: Ayodhya gets multi-layered security; over 2,500 police personnel deployed

Babri mosque demolition anniversary highlights: Hundreds of security personnel dotted the roads and bylanes of Ayodhya. 

Dec 06, 2018, 09:09 AM IST

Security tightened in Ayodhya, police make preventive arrests ahead of Babri mosque demolition anniversary

Authorities have been keeping a tight vigil especially in the wake of saffron outfits raising the pitch over the sensitive Ram temple issue.

Dec 06, 2018, 06:01 AM IST

Ahead of 26th anniversary of Babri mosque demolition, multi-layer security deployed in Ayodhya

The BMAC has asked PM Modi and CM Yogi to maintain status quo at the demolition site.

Dec 05, 2018, 20:49 PM IST

Babri demolition eve: Vigil against rumour mongers, close cracker shops: UP DGP

The police have been asked to promulgate prohibitory orders in consultation with the district magistrates, wherever required, and take pre-emptive steps.

Dec 05, 2017, 21:46 PM IST

'Narasimha Rao's pro Hindu mindset led to Babri mosque demolition'

Releasing a book on late Prime Minister Narasimha Rao during whose tenure Babri mosque was demolished, Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday said while the good that Rao did to the country lives after him, the harm too lives on and continues to extract a heavy toll.

Jun 27, 2016, 23:34 PM IST

Narasimha Rao didn't have a hold over Congress party: Tarun Gogoi

PV Narasimha Rao instituted several reforms during his tenure as prime minister, but "he did not have a hold over" his Congress party. And when Tarun Gogoi, who was the food minister, wrote to him criticising his handling of the Babri mosque demolition, he failed to get a response.

May 14, 2016, 13:57 PM IST

Muslim group demands SIT probe into 1992 Ayodhya riots

A Muslim group has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to set up Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1992 Ayodhya riots post Babri mosque demolition.

Feb 17, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

AAP attacks BJP leaders for double speak on Babri

Attacking the BJP for double speak over Babri mosque demolition, AAP on Friday said that its leaders facing charges in the case have said one thing in public and completely contradicted themselves in the court.

Apr 04, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Azam Khan blames Babri demolition for terrorism

Uttar Pradesh Urban Development and Minority Affairs Minister Azam Khan has cited the demolition of the Babri mosque in Ayodhya as the reason for the growth of terrorism in India.

Mar 31, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

Gujarat riots: Azam Khan seeks apology from BJP

Days after BJP made overtures to Muslims, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan said the community can think of extending support to the party if it vows to rebuild Babri mosque at the same venue, and apologise for Gujarat riots.

Feb 28, 2014, 19:32 PM IST

Ayodhya anniversary passes peacefully

The 21st anniversary of the Babri mosque demolition on Friday passed off peacefully amid tight security arrangements.

Dec 06, 2013, 22:21 PM IST

Oldest litigant in Ayodhya case comes out in support of Narendra Modi

Mohammad Hashim Ansari, one of the oldest litigants in Ayodhya title suits, on Friday claimed Congress is creating fear of Narendra Modi among Muslims and the BJP leader needs the community`s support to become prime minister.

Dec 06, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

Mulayam shedding crocodile tears over Babri demolition claim: Kalyan Singh

Mulayam Singh Yadav alleged that the then president Shankar Dayal Sharma was aware of the fact that Babri Masjid would be demolished on December 06, 1992.

Aug 09, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Babri demolition case: CBI to file reply in SC today

The CBI will on Tuesday file its reply in the Supreme Court explaining the delay in its submission in the Babri Masjid demolition case.

Mar 05, 2013, 10:28 AM IST

Would have led mobs to demolish Taj Mahal: UP minister

On a day when UP CM Akhilesh Yadav expressed his admiration for the Taj Mahal to foreign delegates at the Jaypee Palace hotel in Agra, his cabinet member Mohammad Azam Khan spoke about razing the 17th century architectural wonder.

Jan 28, 2013, 12:57 PM IST

Rehman Malik, Sushma Swaraj discuss 26/11, Hindus in Pak

Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik called on BJP`s Sushma Swaraj and discussed problems faced by Hindus in Pak, progress made in 26/11 case and the controversy over the Babri mosque demolition.

Dec 15, 2012, 22:32 PM IST

HC asks Centre to decide Sadhvi Ritambhara`s plea for passport

Ritambhara is facing trial along with various others including veteran BJP leader LK Advani in the Babri mosque demolition case.

Aug 28, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Mulayam seeks pardon from Muslims over Kalyan

Mulayam Singh Yadav has regretted taking support of those responsible for the Babri demolition.

Jul 15, 2010, 17:41 PM IST

CJM hearing Babri mosque demolition case transferred

The Chief Judicial Magistrate of the special court hearing the Babri Mosque demolition case has been transferred following which July 12 has been fixed as the next date of hearing.

Jun 08, 2010, 10:21 AM IST

`Police had inputs that Babri Mosque could be harmed`

A senior IPS officer, who was a personal security officer of BJP leader LK Advani in Ayodhya has told a court that Faizabad Police had intelligence inputs that an attempt could be made to harm the Babri Masjid on December 6, 1992.

Apr 23, 2010, 14:08 PM IST