Babri Masjid Issue

  • Prophet Muhammad and Peace

    By Shakeel Samdani On 30 September, 2006, cartoons of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) were published by a Danish newspaper, including one in which the exalted Prophet was depicted as wearing a time-bomb as his head-gear. It was a pathetic attempt ...

  • Inventing Terrorists: How US Government Uses Preemptive Prosecutions

    Book: Inventing Terrorists - The Lawfare of Preemptive Prosecution Authors: Stephen Downs and Kathy Manley Publishers: Project SALAM and National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms, Albany, NY Year: 2014. Pages: 178 (Available online...

  • Why shouldn't the demolition of Babri masjid be forgotten?

    It was the day, Muslims realised that they were truly unwanted in a 'Hindu Rashtra'. The myth of Hindus being a peace-loving community received a severe jolt on December 6.

  • Resolution of Babri Masjid case should be a National Priority

    Indian Americans demand justice, urge peace and restraint on the 20th Anniversary of Babri Masjid Demolition

  • Babri Masjid Movement Appeals to Observe 20th Anniversary of Demolition

    Babri Masjid Movement Appeals to the Community and Secular Forces to Observe 20th Anniversary of the Demolition

  • Aurangzeb built Babri, claims former police officer

    A soon-to-be-released book by a BJP loyalist and former IPS officer Kishore Kunal seeks to prove that the naming of the Ayodhya mosque after Babar was a “Shia conspiracy” and it was Aurangzeb who built the mosque, “razing a te...

  • PTI, ASI officials and Hindi newspaper fined by High Court

    Lucknow: Three-member special Bench of Allahabad High Court’s Lucknow Branch consisting of Justices S.U. Khan, Sudhir Agarwal and V.K. Dikshit dismissed three petitions separately filed by Dr. Muhammad Ismail Farooqi for review of the cou...

  • No action yet on Liberhan

    Lucknow: The Babri Masjid Action Committee (BMAC), formed on Feb 6, 1986, after the Babri Masjid locks were opened up on Feb 1, 1986, had its first sitting, since the last September verdict, at Lucknow last month. It was presided over by advoca...

  • “Vishwa Hindu Parishad was paid by US to demolish Babri Masjid”

    Lucknow/Faizabad: The contract of Babri Masjid demolition was given to Vishwa Hindu Prishad. Both the American secret agency and an American company were behind the demolition of the Babri mosque and they had paid a huge amount for that.

  • VHP against division of disputed land

    The Vishwa Hindu Parishad passed a resolution at a meet of its Central Advisory Committee on 7 February in Allahabad against the trifurcation of the disputed land by the Allahabad High Court as unacceptable. According to the resolution, &ld...

  • Hashim Ansari moves SC against HC verdict on Ayodhya

    The oldest litigant in the Ayodhya dispute case Hashim Ansari after having realised there was only a little chance of an out-of-court settlement of the decade long Janmabhoomi-Babri-Masjid dispute has moved Supreme Court on 14 February against ...

  • Now Buddhists claim Ayodhya site

    Lucknow: A third contestant, the Buddhists, have now entered into the fray over the right on Ramjanambhumi/Babri Masjid site. This has come through a Special Leave Petition (SLP) filed at the Supreme Court, on Jan 7, by Udit Raj, the Chairman of B...

  • Another twist in Ayodhya tail

    But, of late, a unique effort has also come to light in Lucknow, where Ismail Farooqui, who had shot to fame in the famous Ismail Farooqui vs Union of India case 1994 Supreme Court judgement, has made an application before the Lucknow bench on Nov...

  • “Congress not opposed to Ram Mandir in Ayodhya”

    Bangalore: A pro-Hindutva Belgian scholar, Koenraad Elst said while speaking on ‘Ayodhya Verdict: a historian’s overview’ at Theological Society here on 15 December that Congress is not against building of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya and two of its form...

  • Babri Masjid demolition: 18 years of apathy

    Ayodhya: It is 18 years since the demolition of Babri Masjid in 1992. The infants born on 6 December, in whose ears azan was recited with wounded emotions, have become young and are eligible to vote today. The Constitution, which grants them the r...

  • Advani & Co. should be tried for sedition

    Lucknow: This 18th anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition, was this time equally unique, in the sense, that a stage has been reached when the title-suit of the same, had got decided, which was being contested between the Hindu and the Muslim side,...

  • Sunni Waqf Board appeals against Ayodhya Verdict

    New Delhi: the Sunni Central Board of Waqf UP has challenged the verdict of Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court in the Supreme Court on 14 December. The Board has submitted that the high court verdict is based on belief of one faction of the...

  • Symposium on Ayodhya verdict

    Aligarh: Idara Tahqeeq-o-Tasneefe Islami, Aligarh has organised a symposium on Ayodhaya Verdict and beyond on 31 October, 2010. The symposium was presided over by Professor Asmer Baig wherein Dr. Abdul Wahid, Dr. Aftab Alam, Dr. Abdul Majid Khan h...

  • Siddharth Shankar Ray and Babri Masjid

    Lucknow: Siddharth Shankar Ray died on Nov 6, at an age of 90, at his residence at Beltolla, in South Kolkata, West Bengal. His whole life, perhaps, encapsulated everything political, which the nation saw while making of the new nation. He was 27 ...

  • “High Court handed over the key of Ram Mandir to Muslims”

    Faizabad: After carrying on the Ram Mandir movement for 30 years, Sangh group at least succeeded in convincing a large section of Hindus that lakhs of years ago Ram Chandraji was born at the same place where Babri Masjid existed. Right from an ord...