Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Flashback: Journalists recall Babri demolition as they saw it

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:05 PM IST
After 25 years of Babri Masjid demolition, journalists here on Wednesday recalled their experiences of reporting on the watershed moment in the Indian politics,concluding that the act of vandalism which brought down the mosque was not a spontaneous act of... read..

Protest marches mark Babri demolition anniversary in UP (Lead)

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST
Stray protests and black flag marches on Wednesday marked the observance in Uttar Pradesh of the 25th anniversary of the Babri mosque demolition in Ayodhya amid high security across the state, including 27 more companies of the Provincial Armed Constabula... read..

Sibal's Babri remarks trigger political row (Roundup)

Dhandhuka/New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST
Senior lawyer Kapil Sibal's demand that the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute should be heard after the 2019 general elections triggered a major political storm on Wednesday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacking the Congress and congratulating th... read..

Totally support Kapil Sibal's stand, say Muslim bodies, petitioners in Babri case

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST
All the petitioners in the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmabhoomi case, including the Sunni Waqf Board, on Wednesday said that they totally support senior lawyer Kapil Sibals plea to the Supreme Court that the hearing of the case should be deferred till July 2019.... read..

Babri demolition anniversary: Ayodhya on alert, security beefed up

Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | December 6, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Security has been strengthened in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya, in the wake of the 25th anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition that inflamed communal violence all over the country.... read..

Demolition of Babri Masjid an assault on democracy: Yechury

New Delhi [India] | December 6, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) on Wednesday dubbed the demolition of Babri Masjid as the biggest assault on the secular democratic foundation of the nation.... read..

Babri anniversary passes off peacefully in Hyderabad amid tight security

Hyderabad |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:06 PM IST
The 25th anniversary of the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Uttar Pradesh passed off peacefully here on Wednesday amid tight security.... read..

Seeking deferment of Babri hearing wrong: Babri petitioner

Ayodhya |Wednesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
One of the Babri Masjid litigants, Haji Mehboob, on Wednesday said Muslims want early resolution of the decades-old dispute, contradicting Sunni Waqf Board lawyer Kapil Sibal's contention that the Supreme Court hearing on the matter be deferred till after... read..

25th Babri anniversary observed in TN, Muslim outfits flay BJP

Chennai | Wednesday, Dec 6 2017 IST
Tens and hundreds of activists of various Muslim parties and organisations participated in protest demonstrations across Tamil Nadu on Wednesday to mark the 25th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition day. The muslim outfits observed the day a... read..

Tight security in UP on 25th anniversary of Babri razing (Lead)

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2017 2:15:05 PM IST
Authorities have stepped up security across Uttar Pradesh on the 25th anniversary of the demolition of the Babri Masjid at Ayodhya.... read..

Left parties observe Babri Masjid demolition anniversary as 'Black Day'

Puducherry | Wednesday, Dec 6 2017 IST
The Left Parties in the Union Territory observed the 25th anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition day on Wednesday as a "Black Day". Volunteers of the CPI, CPI(M) and CPI(ML) held a demonstration near the Immaculate Conception Cathedral to mark t... read..

Tight security in UP on 25th anniversary of Babri demolition

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2017 12:15:05 PM IST
Heavy security has been deployed across Uttar Pradesh, including Faizabad and Ayodhya, on the 25th anniversary of the demolition of the disputed Babri Masjid structure, police said.... read..

Gujarat Congress leaders advised 'caution' on Ram Temple-Babri Masjid dispute

Ahmedabad | Wednesday, Dec 6 2017 IST
The Congress leaders, including from minority community, have been advised to avoid commenting anything drastic on Ram Temple-Babri Masjid dispute and also to keep any protest related to Babri Masjid demolition under restraint. "We should not fall into B... read..
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