Free Press Journal
  • Taj Mahal may meet the same fate as Babri Masjid: Azam Khan

    Rampur: Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Wednesday said he fears Taj Mahal would meet the same fate as Babri Masjid, while retorting to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vinay Katiyar’s statement describing Taj Mahal as a “Hindu temple”. “If Babri Masjid can be destroyed, then any building in the country can be pulled down. In such a situation, it will be no surprise if Taj Mahal is also destroyed some

  • Public money wasted on Ayodhya show: Zafaryab Jilani

    Lucknow: The Babri Masjid Action Committee raised objections to the fanfare with which the Yogi Adityanath government celebrated Deepotsav in Ayodhya today and claimed that public money was “wasted” on the show.

  • Babri Masjid, Demolition, Julie 2, Kabir Ka Ayodhya, Pahlaj Nihalani, sanskaari, sanskaari bollywood, 1992 hindu muslim riots

    Now Here! Pahlaj Nihalani to make a film on Babri Masjid politics

    Freedom from his sanskaari censorial duties seems to have set off a new wave of creative freedom for Pahlaj Nihalani. After playing presenter to the erotic Julie 2, Pahlaj Nihalani will now produce a film on the demolition of the Babri Masjid, a political crisis that hit India in 1992 and resulted in widespread riots all across the country.

  • ‘Muslims should give up claim on Babri land’

    Mumbai: Senior Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq on Sunday advocated for peace in the issue of Babri Masjid, stating that if the Supreme Court’s verdict is in their favour, then the Muslim community should give up their claim on the disputed land.

  • Ayodhya: 3 trucks carrying stones for Ram Temple brought

    Ayodhya: At least three trucks of red stones were brought for building the controversial Ram temple in Ayodhya, under the supervision of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP).

  • Action Replay: 5 reasons why it seems like the 90s all over again

    For the generation that grew up in the 90s, there were no smartphones, 24 news channels or IPL. It was all about the simple pleasures of life. Circa 2017, everything has changed, but in a strange way, it seems like the 90s all over again. Here are five reasons for the same.

  • Babri: CBI gives copies of witness statements to defence lawyers

    Lucknow : The CBI on Friday provided copies of statements of 196 of its prosecution witnesses to the counsel for 12 BJP, RSS and VHP stalwarts including L K Advani, M M Joshi and Uma Bharti in Babri Masjid demolition case.

  • Imponderables dot the Babri demolition case

    It is difficult to say that the framing of charges against BJP veterans Lal Krishna Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, Union Minister Uma Bharti and three others in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case in a special CBI court in Lucknow is a setback for the BJP. Both Advani and Joshi were once very powerful but having been sidelined on pretext of age after the party stormed to power in 2014 at the Centre,

  • Ayodhya: Yogi Adityanath offers prayer at Ram Janmabhoomi

    Ayodhya: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday arrived here and offered prayers to Ram Lalla at the Ram Janmabhoomi, the controversial site where Babri Masjid was demolished by right wing extremists on December 6, 1992.

  • No conspiracy behind Babri Masjid demolition: Uma Bharti

    Lucknow: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti, who faces charges of criminal conspiracy in the Babri Masjid demolition case, said on Tuesday that there was no conspiracy but an “open movement” which led to the demolition.

  • Babri Masjid case: CBI court frames ‘criminal conspiracy’ charges against Advani, Joshi and Uma

    Lucknow: Special CBI court on Tuesday framed orders against BJP leaders L K Advani, M M Joshi, Uma Bharti and three others in Babri Masjid demolition case. There is enough evidence on record against L K Advani, M M Joshi, Uma Bharti and others for framing of criminal conspiracy charge, the CBI court said. Earlier, the CBI special court rejects applications of discharge moved by BJP stalwarts Advani, Joshi, Uma Bharti and three