Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday held a review meeting with top government officials including UP chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to review the Ayodhya development plan
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
The blueprint of the mosque complex, which will also include a multi-speciality hospital, will be unveiled this week
The trust constituted by the Uttar Pradesh State Sunni Central Waqf Board to construct the mosque is in the process of setting up an office in the state capital, which will be functional in 10-12 days.
The land is in village Dhannipur in tehsil Sohawal in Ayodhya on the Lucknow highway, about 18 kilometres from the district headquarters, state government spokesperson Shrikant Sharma told reporters.
The interaction helped to strengthen communication between top religious leaders to maintain a spirit of amity and brotherhood amongst all communities
Eighty-one-year old Justice MS Liberhan (retd) speaks to Outlook on aspects of the Ayodhya dispute in general, and the demolition of Babri Masjid in specific.
Mohammad Kaif was one of the few sportspersons to issue a public comment after the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya dispute which threatened to divide India for decades
Addressing the nation after Ayodhya verdict, PM Modi said there is no place for fear, bitterness and negativity in new India.
"These people should understand that the country will not allow any person to disturb our peace, harmony and brotherhood," Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said.
In 1976-77, KK Muhammed was part of the first excavation of Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya that was carried out by a team of the ASI.
'Everyone has excepted the verdict given by the Supreme Court. I appeal to shiv sainiks to celebrate the verdict without hurting anybody's sentiments. The other side..' said Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said.
In a unanimous verdict, the court paved the way for the construction of a Ram temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot an alternative 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a new mosque at a "prominent" place in the holy town in Uttar Pradesh.
"This verdict shouldn’t be seen as a win or loss for anybody. Be it Ram Bhakti or Rahim Bhakti, it is imperative that we strengthen the spirit of Rashtra Bhakti. May peace and harmony prevail!," PM Modi said.
'Once the Ayodhya Judgement is read out can we please revert back to the real issues that plague our nation. Please,' Mahatma Gandhi's great grandson Tushar Gandhi tweeted.
The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Saturday its verdict in the politically sensitive case of Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute in Ayodhya. The apex court is likely to pronounce the judgment at 10.30 am.
The bench, led by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi, has justices SA Bobde, DY Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer as other members.
The Supreme Court, in a unanimous verdict, held that the entire disputed land in Ayodhya must be handed over to the trust formed by the centre.
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Photo by AP/PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.PTI Photo
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Eduardo Munoz /Pool Photo via AP
Paramilitary jawans conduct a route march for Bhabanipur Assembly by-election, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi meet Governor of Punjab Banwarilal Purohit ahead of the oath taking ceremony for the Punjab Cabinet expansion, in ChandigarhPTI Photo
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