Ayodhya Dispute News
CJI-designate DY Chandrachud: A non-conformist who overturned his father's judgments
Justice DY Chandrachud, who is set to take over as the 50th Chief Justice of India on 9 November, is the son of YV Chandrachud, India's longest-serving Chief Justice of India. This is the first instance of a father-son duo occupying the highest seat of the apex court
Narendra Modi reviews Ayodhya's development plan, wants future generation to visit temple town 'at least once'
PM reviewed the Rs 20,000 crore- Ayodhya development plan on Saturday and asserted that the temple town in Uttar Pradesh should manifest the 'the finest of our traditions' and the 'best of our developmental transformations'
Mosque in Ayodhya's Dhannipur village to be of same size as Babri Masjid, says trust
The five-acre complex will also house a hospital, a library, and a museum curated by food critic Pushpesh Pant, among other facilities
Ayodhya dispute ‘among most fiercely-contested cases’ in India’s legal history, says ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi
Gogoi said multi-dimensional issues called for a resolution on the basis of voluminous records including oral and documentary evidence in various languages
'Shame, shame!': Opposition unites to lambast Ranjan Gogoi as ex-CJI takes oath in Rajya Saba; Congress, BSP stage walkout
Ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi took take oath as Rajya Sabha member in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah. Even as he was being administered the oath, opposition members shouted 'shame' and 'deal' and later walked out in protest
Centre sets up dedicated desk in home ministry to look after matters related to construction of Ram Temple
There was a dedicated Ayodhya cell in the home ministry in the 1990s and early 2000s but it was closed down after the submission of the Liberhan Commission
Jharkhand Assembly election: At Khunti, Narendra Modi attacks Congress-JMM alliance over 'politics of deception', says only BJP can ensure development
Addressing an election rally in Khunti on the second leg of his campaign for the Assembly polls, Narendra Modi said people of Jharkhand have faith that BJP alone can ensure the state's development
First review petition filed against SC's Ayodhya verdict: Petitioner claims judgment 'condoned illegalities of Hindu parties'
The review petition said the Supreme Court in an attempt to balance the reliefs between the parties, condoned illegalities of the Hindu parties and allotted alternate land admeasuring 5 acres in Ayodhya to the Muslim parties, which was neither pleaded nor prayed for by the Muslim parties.
'Never had desire to enter politics': Narendra Modi, in Mann ki Baat programme, reflects on his days as NCC cadet
During the programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also talked about the significance of Armed Forces Flag Day on 7 December
Mann ki Baat: Narendra Modi says people responded to Ayodhya verdict with restraint and maturity, terms judgment 'milestone' for judiciary
In his last Mann ki Baat address on Diwali, Narendra Modi had referred to the 2010 Allahabad High Court Judgment on the Ayodhya issue. He had recalled how the government, civil society and people had maintained peace and harmony back then
Explainer: AIMPLB review petition on Ayodhya judgment, if admitted, will have no impact on SC order until court decides
AIMPLB was not a party to the title suit case and it would require the approval and support of at least one of the eight Muslim litigants to file a review petition.
AIMPLB to file petition seeking review of SC's Ayodhya verdict; judgment full of contradictions, no alternative to mosque possible, says Zafaryab Jilani
A meeting of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) concluded in Lucknow to decide if Muslim parties will seek a review of the 9 November Supreme Court order clearing the way for the construction of a Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya. The apex court also awarded the Muslim parties five acres of land in Ayodhya for the construction of a mosque, a decision on the acceptance of which will also be taken in the Sunday meeting.
Days after Supreme Court's Ayodhya verdict, Centre begins process of constituting Ram temple trust
Opinions of the Ministry of Law and the attorney general will be taken on how to proceed on setting up the trust that will fix the modalities for construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya.
'Grit, mettle and character': SC judges praise Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi's handling of Ayodhya case
Justice Ranjan Gogoi, however, declined to comment on the Ayodhya verdict at the book launch
Ayodhya judgment: SC using faith and religion to settle Ramjanmabhoomi title claim is disingenuous and insincere
In deciding the Ayodhya dispute, the court is only really concerned about the faith and belief of Hindus
AIMPLB says it may seek review of Supreme Court's Ayodhya judgment; several Muslim leaders, bodies against it
Addressing a press conference, AIMPLB secretary Zafaryab Jilani said, "We are dissatisfied with certain findings of the Supreme Court.... We respect the Supreme Court verdict and respectfully disagree with certain aspects of it." Jilani said they will study the judgement and may seek a review.
'Let's forget past controversies': Mohan Bhagwat, addressing media post SC's Ayodhya ruling, pushes a kinder and gentler Sangh Parivar
The press conference of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat after the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya issue on Saturday was a historical first for the Sangh Parivar.
Ayodhya hearing: With SC verdict expected soon, Narendra Modi govt draws up legal options to avoid confusion in wake of judgment
The Central government is presently preparing for the different possibilities that may arise in the wake of the order in the Ayodhya case.
Ayodhya verdict today: Hindus indeed endangered, but only by their failure to fight for constitutional values
Ayodhya is back in the news because Uddhav Thackeray went there on 24 November.