On the morning of the 6 December, 1992, two days after Praveen Jain had stepped on the soil in Ayodhya, the Babri Masjid was demolished and perhaps with it the idea of a secular India.
Ayodhya: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath offered prayers at the makeshift Ram temple here on his first visit to the town after taking charge.
Facing flak from the opposition over vacancies in the National Commission for Minorities (NCM), the Centre has appointed five members to the panel. The NCM, which has the responsibility of protecting interests of the minority communities, was left with no member in March in 2017.
A video clip of a "time-travelling" fan recording a professional boxing match between the former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson and Peter McNeeley on August 19, 1995 has gone viral on the social media.
Once again terming it his best Test ton, batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday said his career took flight following the knock of 114 on a bouncy WACA track in 1992, adding that the innings against a hostile Australian attack in Perth gave him immense confidence.
Whether the revelations in the Babri sting contain bluff and bluster or truth can be brought out only on further investigation in a court trial. That is why the BJP is right in petitioning the Election Commission to ban telecast by Cobrapost.
India lost five matches and won two in 1992, including a 43-run drubbing they gave Pakistan in Sydney.