Demolition

  • 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. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 30, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP will deliver 670 litres water free from Jan 1, 2014 December 30, 2013

    Keeping up its pre-poll promise, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Monday announced that 20,000 litres of free water will be supplied per month to all the domestic consumers with functional meter from January 1, 2014. Delhi Jal Board CEO Vijay Kumar said that 20,000 litre of water will...
  • Rly demolition drive: Have asked DUSIB for answers, says Sisodia December 29, 2013

    The Aam Aadmi Party has assured that he will look into the CNN-IBN report on the plight of displaced people who were removed from their hutments following a demolition drive by the railways. Sisodia, who has been given charge of Education, PWD, Urban Development, Local Bodies and Land and Building...
  • Watch: Villagers angry over mosque demolition by suspended UP SDM July 29, 2013

    While many are questioning the Akhilesh Yadav government over the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, people in a village in Greater Noida have come out against her. CNN-IBN's Marya Shakil spoke to a few villagers at the village where IAS officer Durga Nagpal is alleged to have ordered...
  • 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. ...
  • MNS men on rampage again, target migrants April 17, 2011

    Activists of Raj thackeray's MNS demolishing shacks and hutments in Ghatkopar suburb. ...
  • MP govt orders demolition of monuments April 6, 2010

    In Madhya Pradesh- the government is demolishing 100-year-old structures to make room for parking lots - conservationists are protesting on the streets. Among the ancient structures being demolished is a building built by the last Begum of Bhopal - for self-employed women. ...
  • Liberhan debate: Parties pass the buck to each other December 8, 2009

    Rajnath says the report is a political document of character assassinations. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Liberhan report tabled: Kalyan, Amar react November 24, 2009

    Amar Singh rushed into the well of the house chanting 'Jai Sri Ram'. ...
  • Senior citizens battle civic authorities for house February 13, 2008

    Bangalore: CJ Mohan from Bangalore is facing the fall-out of an expanding city. Mohan's parents had invested all their savings into building their house but a new drain was built behind the house and to that end, the house was demolished by the civic authorities. Mohan's parents were not given...
  • What Delhi de-sealing means February 2, 2008

    Govt puts on hold all demolition drives and sealing drives on hold. ...
  • 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...
  • Cit Journo: Sealing drive in Delhi June 20, 2007

    The Supreme Court in Delhi wants the sealing drive to continue against unauthorised commercial premises on roads that have not been notified. Citizen journalist Bhupendra Singh tells how ruthless the municipal corporation officials can be during the demolition drive in the Capital. ...