The special CBI court observed that the people who demolished the mosque were “anti-national elements” and that the accused people were, in fact, trying to control the crowd
Ayodhya verdict: Ram Janmabhoomi movement is not a reclamation of agency for Hindus, but a distraction from dismal mediocrity
For many, the movement for Ram Janmabhoomi's significance lay not in the claim for birthplace of the historical Ram, but as a reclamation of civilisational agency. Shrikanth Krishnamachary, for example, has cast the movement as 'the cultural awakening of a long-repressed people'; one that will address 'deep civilisational wounds'.
'Ayodhya: India's top court gives Hindus site claimed by Muslims'; Here's how foreign media covered Supreme Court verdict
The Supreme Court's decision in the Ayodhya land dispute to give the 2.77 acres land to the Ram Janmabhoomi Trust on Saturday was covered extensively by the global media. US newspapers, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian and CNN, stuck to ground reports. The media in Pakistan, however, critqued the verdict and several newspapers, like Dawn and Geo News commented on the verdict and said that the ruling on 'Babri mosque' will 'embolden the foot soldiers of Hindutva'.
WATCH: One of the most comprehensive documentaries on Ayodhya; one where Vajpayee offered to resign because he regretted Babri Masjid demolition
This video gives one of the most comprehensive documentaries available on Ayodhya and analysis of the incident in Uttar Pradesh's temple town
'Unhappy, but resigned': Ayodhya judgment is not 'justice', say Mumbai Sunni leaders; scholars say can't trust a court which favours 'faith over merit'
Unhappy but resigned. That was the mood of three well-known Sunni leaders and Islamic scholars in Mumbai, after the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya land dispute case. The highest court had let them down, they felt.
Ayodhya verdict: Supreme Court yet again invokes Article 142, extends judgment beyond merely settling Ram Janmabhoomi land claim
While doing so it held that only the Supreme Court had powers under Article 142 of the Constitution of India to grant extraordinary relief and the high court did not have any such constitutional power. While setting aside the judgment of the Allahabad High Court the Supreme Court, however, exercised powers under Article 142 to pass various orders which had not been originally prayed for by the parties to the controversy.
SC Final Verdict on Ayodhya Case Updates: Internet services to remain suspended in Jaipur till tomorrow; UP remains peaceful
Ayodhya Verdict Today, Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid Case Supreme Court Verdict Today LATEST News and Updates: Internet services will remain suspended in Jaipur till tomorrow, authorities said today.
Ayodhya verdict will shape 'political and social landscape of India', says WSJ; Washington Post calls ruling 'major victory for Modi'
For all the case's historical origins, 'its judgment will help shape India's political and social landscape,' The Wall Street Journal said on the Ayodhya verdict
Ayodhya verdict: Intensive patrolling, constant monitoring of social media, security forces on their toes to maintain peace
An overwhelming presence of men and women in 'khaki' on ground, intensive patrolling and monitoring of various social media platforms were the drill followed by security forces to check any inflammatory or mischievous act in the wake of the SC verdict in Ayodhya title dispute
SC Final Verdict on Ayodhya Case Updates: UP Police says 'not a single incident' of unrest reported in temple town, all have accepted verdict
Ayodhya Verdict Today, Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid Case Supreme Court Verdict Today LATEST News and Updates: Ayodhya circle officer, Amar Singh on Saturday evening said that the situation is normal in Ayodhya.
Uma Bharti hails LK Advani after SC ruling on Ayodhya, says met senior BJP leader to 'bow head at his feet'
LK Advani, she said, changed the communal motives ascribed to the issue of nationalism and showed that it can change the country, she told reporters.
India responds to Pakistan's Ayodhya comments, slams 'pathological compulsion' to comment on its internal affairs
The Supreme Court in a unanimous verdict on Saturday cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya
Ayodhya case: Devendra Fadnavis says SC judgment will strengthen religious harmony, solidify belief in justice system
'This verdict is going to solidify the general public's belief in the justice system,' Fadnavis told mediapersons.
SC verdict opportunity for Modi govt to build Ram Mandir at characteristic speed and scale, make Ayodhya foremost Hindu pilgrim site
The Supreme Court's judgment on Ayodhya has given an opportunity to the ruling dispensation to build Ram Mandir at its characteristic speed and scale and make Ayodhya the foremost Hindu pilgrim site in the country
Ayodhya judgment: Supreme Court has chosen necessity over rationality in its verdict, this is bound to have repercussions
What the long-term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will, of course, be repercussions
Shah Mahmood Qureshi 'deeply saddened' by timing of Ayodhya verdict coinciding with inauguration of Kartarpur Corridor
Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi objected to the timing of the Ayodhya verdict, which coincides with the inauguration of the Kartarpur corridor.
Ayodhya verdict: 'Everyone is a winner,' says former ASG PS Narasimha; 'lot of contradictions,' claims lawyer Zafaryab Jilani
Senior Supreme Court lawyer Mahesh Jethmalani said that the judgment is a very balanced verdict.
SC final verdict on Ayodhya: Amit Shah, Rajnath, welcome order giving disputed land to Ram Janmabhoomi Trust; Congress says it is in favour of Ram temple
A five-bench Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site of Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot a five-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque
Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, internet services in parts of Rajasthan and UP suspended; educational institutes remain closed in several districts till tomorrow
In view of the landmark verdict in the Ayodhya dispute case, internet services have been suspended in Jaipur and Bharatpur while educational institutes will remain closed in several districts.
Congress says it respects Supreme Court verdict in Ayodhya case, claims it is in favour of Ram temple construction
The Congress on Saturday said it respects the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya case and is in favour of Ram temple construction.