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Allahabad high court dismisses plea challenging acquittal of LK Advani and others in Babri Demolition
India

Allahabad high court dismisses plea challenging acquittal of LK Advani and others in Babri Demolition

The court said these two appellants had challenged the judgement of the special CBI court, Lucknow, which on September 30, 2020, had acquitted LK Advani, Kalyan Singh and the remaining accused in the case

Padyatra decoded: Why politicians opt for public perambulations to regain relevance
Politics

Padyatra decoded: Why politicians opt for public perambulations to regain relevance

Many leaders who find themselves at the intersection of foundering and stupefaction — have fallen back on this tactic invented and iconised by Mahatma Gandhi against the British

Nitin Gadkari slams ‘fabricated’ campaign: Why fiery, outspoken Union minister hit headlines yet again
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Nitin Gadkari slams ‘fabricated’ campaign: Why fiery, outspoken Union minister hit headlines yet again

From saying the Centre is ‘not taking decisions on time’ and attributing the party’s rise to power under Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the efforts of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and LK Advani, Nitin Gadkari has recently made some eyebrow-raising remarks about the BJP

Interview | How Narendra Modi takes tough, at times unpopular decisions and still masses stand by him
Politics

Interview | How Narendra Modi takes tough, at times unpopular decisions and still masses stand by him

Narendra Modi can do so because he knows the pulse of the masses, says veteran journalist Ajay Singh, whose new book on the Prime Minister has just hit the shelves

The first sightings of an organiser: How Modi surprised Advani with his organisational skills
Politics

The first sightings of an organiser: How Modi surprised Advani with his organisational skills

The overwhelming response to the Gujarat leg of the yatra was a surprise for LK Advani. Pramod Mahajan, who had to lead the yatra’s next leg through his own state, told Advani: ‘Don’t expect this kind of response in Maharashtra’

Interview | We are secular because India is a Hindu-majority nation: Bhupender Yadav
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Interview | We are secular because India is a Hindu-majority nation: Bhupender Yadav

Union Minister Bhupender Yadav and economist Ila Patnaik talk about their new book that traces the BJP’s evolution, its historic win in Uttar Pradesh, and of course the party’s Hindutva connection

Assembly elections 2022: Nothing new in Akhilesh Yadav's EVM fraud claim; a look back at the use of EVMs and the many tampering allegations
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Assembly elections 2022: Nothing new in Akhilesh Yadav's EVM fraud claim; a look back at the use of EVMs and the many tampering allegations

The veracity of Electronic Voting Machines, first used as an experiment in 1982 in India, has been questioned several times in the past — from LK Advani in 2009 to the Opposition in 2017 during the Assembly elections

Lalu Prasad Yadav: Lingering autumn of the patriarch who straddled the '90s with bluff and bluster
Politics

Lalu Prasad Yadav: Lingering autumn of the patriarch who straddled the '90s with bluff and bluster

Today, elections come and go, controversial issues crop up and die down and there is not a squeak out of Lalu Prasad Yadav. His continuing entanglement with the law and resultant irrelevance is a cautionary tale

'Nation indebted to him': PM Modi, Rajnath Singh, JP Nadda laud LK Advani on 94th birthday
India

'Nation indebted to him': PM Modi, Rajnath Singh, JP Nadda laud LK Advani on 94th birthday

Born in Karachi in undivided India, Advani joined the RSS and then the Jana Sangh since the latter's foundation

AIMPLB terms uniform civil code 'unjustified', says will work towards building public opinion against it
India

AIMPLB terms uniform civil code 'unjustified', says will work towards building public opinion against it

AIMPLB member Zafaryab Jilani also said the board will challenge the CBI court's acquittal of LK Advani, MM Joshi and Uma Bharti in the Babri mosque demolition case

All 32 acquitted in Babri demolition case due to 'lack of proof'; defence claims Singhal, Advani tried to save structure
India

All 32 acquitted in Babri demolition case due to 'lack of proof'; defence claims Singhal, Advani tried to save structure

The court said that the demolition was not pre-planned and that the people who demolished the mosque were ‘anti-national elements’. The accused people were, in fact, trying to control the crowds, the CBI court observed.

Babri Masjid Verdict Updates: TMC gives a guarded response ahead of state polls, says those unhappy can approach HC
India

Babri Masjid Verdict Updates: TMC gives a guarded response ahead of state polls, says those unhappy can approach HC

Babri Masjid Verdict LIVE Updates: Trinamool Congress on Wednesday was guarded in its response on the acquittal of all the accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case and said that "those who are not happy with the judgement will get relief in higher courts"

LK Advani chants 'Jai Shri Ram', Owaisi calls judgment 'black day': Politicos react to Babri Masjid demolition verdict
India

LK Advani chants 'Jai Shri Ram', Owaisi calls judgment 'black day': Politicos react to Babri Masjid demolition verdict

The verdict of a CBI court in the Babri Masjid demolition case was welcomed by several prominent accused persons, as well as other BJP leaders

Babri Masjid demolition case: Special court to deliver verdict today; LK Advani, Uma Bharti among accused
India

Babri Masjid demolition case: Special court to deliver verdict today; LK Advani, Uma Bharti among accused

A CBI judge had directed all 32 surviving accused to remain present in court for the judgment. However, it is not known whether Bharti and Kalyan Singh will attend as both are in separate hospitals after contracting coronavirus

Babri Masjid demolition case verdict on 30 Sep; accused LK Advani, MM Joshi, others to be present in court
India

Babri Masjid demolition case verdict on 30 Sep; accused LK Advani, MM Joshi, others to be present in court

On 30 September, the special CBI court will rule whether or not the accused were involved in razing the mosque

Babri Masjid demolition case: SC asks special CBI court to complete trial by 30 September
India

Babri Masjid demolition case: SC asks special CBI court to complete trial by 30 September

The top court had earlier fixed 31 August as the deadline for the case involving 32 accused, including BJP veterans LK Advani, MM Joshi and Uma Bharti

LK Advani, MM Joshi likely to join 'bhoomi pujan' of Ram Temple on 5 Aug over video conference
India

LK Advani, MM Joshi likely to join 'bhoomi pujan' of Ram Temple on 5 Aug over video conference

Narendra Modi is scheduled to lay the foundation stone of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, in which chief ministers of several states and Mohan Bhagwat are also likely to participate

Babri Masjid demolition case: Special CBI court completes recording statements of accused
India

Babri Masjid demolition case: Special CBI court completes recording statements of accused

The court is conducting day-to-day hearings in the case to complete the trial by 31 August, as directed by the Supreme Court.

Babri Masjid demolition case: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani deposes before CBI court via video link
India

Babri Masjid demolition case: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani deposes before CBI court via video link

A special court is presently recording statements of 32 accused, including Advani, to complete the Babri Masjid demolition trial by 31 August as directed by the Supreme Court

Babri mosque demolition case: CBI court records Murli Manohar Joshi's statement, LK Advani to depose tomorrow
India

Babri mosque demolition case: CBI court records Murli Manohar Joshi's statement, LK Advani to depose tomorrow

The CBI court is conducting day-to-day hearings in the 1992 case to complete its trial by 31 August as directed by the Supreme Court