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Ayodhya | Will Ram Janambhoomi Recover From Sita's Curse?

Ayodhya | Will Ram Janambhoomi Recover From Sita's Curse?

Outlook goes to ground in the temple-town Ayodhya. The political mood is mixed in the saffron strong-hold. Will the new tourist driven economy make a difference to the city? We explore.

27 February 2022
BJP Finalises Candidates For 172 Seats In UP; CM Adityanath And His Deputies Likely To Contest

BJP Finalises Candidates For 172 Seats In UP; CM Adityanath And His Deputies Likely To Contest

The party is likely to announce its first list of candidates in the next few days, the sources said.

13 January 2022

After Attending PM Modi’s Seminar, Mayors From Across India To Visit Ayodhya Today

Ayodhya: Over 100 mayors from across India will visit the temple town on Saturday, after they attended the seminar addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ayodhya Deepotsav: Public Money  Now Spent On Temples And Not On Kabristans, Says Yogi Adityanath

Ayodhya Deepotsav: Public Money Now Spent On Temples And Not On Kabristans, Says Yogi Adityanath

In his speech during the Deepotsav celebrations in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, previous governments spent the public money on...

04 November 2021

Yogi Adityanath Offers Waters Of Ganga And Kabul River At Ayodhya Temple Site

Adityanath explained that it had been decided that waters of pious rivers from across the world would be offered at the temple construction site.

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27 October 2021
Ayodhya Included In Delhi Govt’s 'Mukhya Mantri Teerath Yatra Yojna': Arvind Kejriwal

Ayodhya Included In Delhi Govt’s 'Mukhya Mantri Teerath Yatra Yojna': Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal had on Tuesday offered prayers at the Ram Janambhoomi site in Ayodhya.


16 April 2021
Ayodhya Admin Mulls Ban On Religious Gatherings On Ram Navami After Kumbh Mela

Ayodhya Admin Mulls Ban On Religious Gatherings On Ram Navami After Kumbh Mela

Anticipating the arrival of a large number of seers on Ram Navami from Kumbh, an official said a ban on religious gatherings cannot be ruled out to prevent a...


20 March 2021
Stone From Sita Eliya In Sri Lanka To Be Used In Ram Mandir Construction

Stone From Sita Eliya In Sri Lanka To Be Used In Ram Mandir Construction

A temple in Sita Eliya is dedicated to Goddess Sita and is said to mark the place where she was held captive by the Lankan king Ravana.


04 March 2021
First Extension Of Ram Mandir Complex Area, 7,285-Sq.Ft Land Purchased For 1 Crore

First Extension Of Ram Mandir Complex Area, 7,285-Sq.Ft Land Purchased For 1 Crore

According to sources, the trust plans to acquire more land and is in talks with the owners of temples, houses, and open land adjacent to the Ram temple complex.


01 March 2021
BJP Leader Dinesh Pratap Singh Donates Rs 1.21 Crore For Ram Temple

BJP Leader Dinesh Pratap Singh Donates Rs 1.21 Crore For Ram Temple

Dinesh Pratap Singh, MLA from Rae Bareli, has collected Rs 1.21 crore from his area and donated it for the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya


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11 February 2021
Over Rs 1,000 Crore Raised For Ram Temple In Last One Month: Trust Secretary Champat Rai

Over Rs 1,000 Crore Raised For Ram Temple In Last One Month: Trust Secretary Champat Rai

The accounts of the trust in three nationalized banks show an amount of over Rs 1,000 crore, Champat Rai said.


31 January 2021
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar Contriutes Rs 5,10,000 For Construction Of Ram Temple

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar Contriutes Rs 5,10,000 For Construction Of Ram Temple

A portrait of Sri Ram Janma Bhoomi Temple was also presented to the Haryana chief minister.


22 January 2021
Republic Day: Ayodhya's Heritage, Replica Of Ram Temple To Be Depicted In UP's Tableau

Republic Day: Ayodhya's Heritage, Replica Of Ram Temple To Be Depicted In UP's Tableau

According to an official of the UP government, two women dancers and one man dressed as Lord Ram shall accompany the state's tableau depicting the heritage of...


18 January 2021
Ayodhya Mosque: Construction To Begin On Republic Day, Architecture Likely To Resemble Kaaba

Ayodhya Mosque: Construction To Begin On Republic Day, Architecture Likely To Resemble Kaaba

The mosque is coming up in the Uttar Pradesh district pursuant to the Supreme Court verdict in the Ram Janmabhoomi case.


08 January 2021
Two Ayodhya Residents Move Court On Acquittals Of Babri Demolition Accused

Two Ayodhya Residents Move Court On Acquittals Of Babri Demolition Accused

Ayodhya residents Haji Mahboob and Haji Sayyad Akhlaq Ahmad filed the petition in the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court


23 December 2020
Ayodhya Mosque Illegal Under Shariat Law: AIMPLB's Zafaryab Jilani

Ayodhya Mosque Illegal Under Shariat Law: AIMPLB's Zafaryab Jilani

Athar Hussain, the secretary of a trust formed to build the mosque in Ayodhya, however, said everyone interprets the Shariat in their own way.


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14 November 2020
UP Govt's Website For Virtual Diwali Crashes Due To Heavy Traffic

UP Govt's Website For Virtual Diwali Crashes Due To Heavy Traffic

An official said that the site would be rectified soon and the people will be able to light 'diyas' virtually from Saturday morning.


30 September 2020
'Shameful Acquittal:' Pak condemns Babri verdict, Pak Media Calls Verdict 'Controversial'

'Shameful Acquittal:' Pak condemns Babri verdict, Pak Media Calls Verdict 'Controversial'

'Pakistan urges the Indian government to ensure safety, security and protection of minorities, particularly Muslims and their places of worship,' says the...


30 September 2020
Babri Verdict Today | CBI Court Acquits All Accussed Says, 'Demolition Not Result Of Planned Conspiracy'

Babri Verdict Today | CBI Court Acquits All Accussed Says, 'Demolition Not Result Of Planned Conspiracy'

Accused Vinay Katiyar, Dharamdas, Vedanti, Lallu Singh, Champat Rai and Pawan Pandey reached Lucknow on Wednesday morning to attend the court hearing.


20 September 2020
Ayodhya Mosque To Be Square-Shaped Like Mecca's Kaaba: Officials

Ayodhya Mosque To Be Square-Shaped Like Mecca's Kaaba: Officials

'The mosque will not be named Babri Masjid. It will not be named after any king or emperor. My personal opinion is that it should be called the Dhannipur...


13 August 2020
Ram Temple Trust Head Tests Covid Positive, Shared Stage With PM Modi During Bhoomi Pujan

Ram Temple Trust Head Tests Covid Positive, Shared Stage With PM Modi During Bhoomi Pujan

Others who were present at the stage with the Ram temple trust head were Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Anandiben Patel and RSS chief Mohan...


07 August 2020
'As Yogi, I Will Definitely Not Go For Mosque Inauguration,' Says UP CM Adityanath; SP Asks For Apology

'As Yogi, I Will Definitely Not Go For Mosque Inauguration,' Says UP CM Adityanath; SP Asks For Apology

In an interview to a television channel, Adityanath said he couldn’t go for the mosque inauguration in Ayodhya 'as a yogi and as a Hindu'.


06 August 2020
'Refrain From Communal Incitement': India On Pakistan's Criticism Over Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan

'Refrain From Communal Incitement': India On Pakistan's Criticism Over Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan

External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava also asked Pakistan to desist from interfering in India’s affairs.


05 August 2020
First Bricks Laid For Ram Temple; BJP Hails It As 'Historic'; Opposition Hopes For Unity

First Bricks Laid For Ram Temple; BJP Hails It As 'Historic'; Opposition Hopes For Unity

In an ambivalent reaction to the laying of the foundation stone for the Ram temple, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said Lord Ram is the ultimate embodiment of...


05 August 2020
‘I Might Have Sinned In My Previous Life’: Sakshi Maharaj On Not Being Invited To Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan

‘I Might Have Sinned In My Previous Life’: Sakshi Maharaj On Not Being Invited To Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan

Sakshi Maharaj, BJP MP from Unnao, who played a key role in the Ram Janmabhoomi movement, tells Outlook how he feels about not being invited to Ram Mandir...


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