Babri Masjid

  • A Billion Votes: BJP moves EC over Cobrapost sting April 4, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday reacted strongly to a Cobrapost sting revealing involvement of its top leadership in the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya in December 1992. The party has now approached the Election Commission against Cobrapost demanding that the telecast of the sting be stopped. ...
  • Mulayam was involved in Babri Masjid demolition: Beni Prasad Verma May 15, 2013

    Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma has once again attacked Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. This time he has accused Mulayam of being hand in glove with the BJP during the attempt to bring down the Babri Masjid in the early 1990s. He says he has been forced to make...
  • FTN: Are Babri demolition images forever etched in public memory? December 6, 2012

    Exactly twenty years back, on December 6, 1992, the Babri Masjid was demolished by a frenzied crowd of Hindu right wing forces. In the communal clashes that followed, thousands were killed across the country. ...
  • The Last Word: What impact has Babri demolition had on Indian politics? December 6, 2012

    December 6 is the 20th anniversary of the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. ...
  • Cong speaks in two voices on Ayodhya verdict October 8, 2010

    It couldn't have been better, says Digivjaya Singh, contradicting Kapil Sibal's earlier statement. ...
  • Ayodhya dispute: is this the right time for a settlement? October 7, 2010

    On Face the Nation tonight we discuss whether it is the right time for a settlement in the Ayodhya land dispute. ...
  • I was under no pressure: Ayodhya judge October 2, 2010

    Lucknow: It's been the most talked about judgement in recent times. Two days after the judgement was read out in the Ayodhya case, Justice S C Aggarwal, one of the two judges who delivered the mjaority judgement, has spoken on camera for the first time. He said he was under...
  • Y Not: Mood of the young and old in Ayodhya September 30, 2010

    As the entire nation gears up for the Ayodhya title suit verdict, how are the people of the town reacting to the hype surrounding this verdict? ...
  • Face the Nation: Has civil society moved beyond Ayodhya? September 29, 2010

    With the Supreme Court lifting the stay on the Ayodhya verdict it's time to find out whether civil society has moved beyond Ayodhya. ...
  • Is an out of court settlement possible in the Ayodhya issue? September 24, 2010

    On Face The Nation, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if the deferment in the Ayodhya verdict means justice is being given a better chance. ...
  • Babri Action Committee to wait for the verdict September 23, 2010

    Sunni Central Waqf Board lawyer Zafaryab Jilani appealed to the courts not to delay the verdict in the Ram JanambhoomiBabri Masjid title dispute case. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Ghost of Ayodhya September 19, 2010

    The controversial Babri land case is back in the spotlight with the verdict of whether the land belongs to Muslims or Hindus due on September 24. ...
  • Has India moved beyond Ayodhya? September 17, 2010

    On India at 9, CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to a panel of experts on the issue. ...
  • Ayodhya residents tired of templemosque dispute September 17, 2010

    For the city's youth, the Babri Masjid Ram Janmabhoomi dispute is a waste of time. ...
  • HC rejects plea to defer Ayodhya verdict September 17, 2010

    The threejudge Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court will deliver the verdict on September 24....
  • YNot: An insight into an Ayodhya with a difference September 17, 2010

    An effort to unearth what drives the youth of Ayodhya, religious debate or development. ...
  • YNot: A glimpse of a different Ayodhya September 17, 2010

    There is more to this sleepy central Uttar Pradesh town than communal violence and Ram janmabhoomiBabri Masjid dispute. ...
  • 'Advani made provocative speech' September 17, 2010

    Rae Bareli: The ghost of Ayodhya is still following senior BJP leader LK Advani. Nearly two decades after the Babri Masjid demolition Advani's role in the entire event continues to be in question. His then PSO Anju Gupta reiterated at a trial court that the BJP's lohpurush (iron man) not just instigated...
  • Cong didn't intend to hurt BJP over Babri: Khurshid December 8, 2009

    Khurshid was defending Beni Prasad Singh's comments against BJP. ...
  • Liberhan debate: Parties pass the buck to each other December 8, 2009

    Rajnath says the report is a political document of character assassinations. ...
  • BJP let down the Hindutva cause, says Sadhvi December 7, 2009

    It's the 17th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition today. Sadhvi Rithambara, one of the key accused in the Liberhan Report probing the demolition, now says that the BJP let down Ram bhakts and the Hindutva cause. Meetu Jain with this report. ...
  • Kalyan blames Centre for Babri Masjid demolition November 30, 2009

    Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Kalyan Singh blames the then government at Centre for the demolition of Babri Masjid saying it should have stopped kar sevaks from demolishing the mosque. ...
  • Atal vs Rao: Who's more responsible for Babri demolition November 25, 2009

    The Liberhan report found Atal culpable and gave virtual clean chit to Rao. ...
  • Watch: Uproar in Rajya Sabha over Babri issue November 25, 2009

    After the Liberhan report was tabled the BJP leaders started shouting. ...
  • BJP must introspect, not accuse Cong: Moily November 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry is not responsible for leakage of the Liberhan Commission report on the demolition to the Babri Masjid, says Law Minister Veerappa Moily. Moily also said that it's time for the BJP to introspect rather than take shelter under the guise of a leak. ...
  • Liberhan report tabled: Kalyan, Amar react November 24, 2009

    Amar Singh rushed into the well of the house chanting 'Jai Sri Ram'. ...
  • Security high in Chennai on 15th Babri Masjid anniv December 6, 2007

    Chennai: Security is high in cities across the country on the 15th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition. Delhi is on high alert after an intelligence report on six HuJI militants sneaking into the city. Meanwhile, Chennai too has geared up its security. Aarti Nagraj has more on the security...