Free Press Journal
  • Supreme Court seeks report from district judge on trial in Babri Masjid demolition case

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday sought a report in sealed cover from a lower court judge on how he intended to complete the trial in the Babri Masjid demolition case involving BJP veterans L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti within the April 2019 deadline. A bench of Justices R F Nariman and Indu Malhotra also issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on a plea of trial court

  • Mumbai: BJP reaps benefits of Shiv Sena’s Hindutva agenda

    Mumbai: After twenty-five years of Babri masjid demolition in Ayodhya, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has become the single most powerful party in the country. It has not only grabbed power at the centre and 18 states in the country. Compared to them, Shiv Sena, the party that took responsibility of the demolition and pushed forth the agenda of Hindutva slamming, BJP for shying away from it, has become a weaker brother in

  • Mumbai: After 25 years of Babri Masjid demolition, Muslims want peace

    Mumbai: “We want to live in peace,” is the only claim of Muslims after 25 years of Babri Masjid demolition. There is no doubt the demolition and its aftermath of riots has left a mark on the lives of members of that community. Muslim residents who have survived criticism revealed an incident like Babri cannot be forgotten at any cost and should not be repeated with anyone ever.

  • 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).

  • 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.

  • Timeline of Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir case dispute in Ayodhya: From 1528 to 2017; Attack photos, demolition video

    The 16th century Babri mosque was razed to the ground in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh on December 6, 1992. The destruction carried out by Hindu activists was a break-point in the relation between Hindu-Muslim in India. Many believe that the mosque stood on the birthplace of Lord Rama. Unrest was seen throughout the nation, killing more than 2,100 people. Almost two decades after the demolition all we can say is that the battle is a

  • LK Advani and Uma Bharti assured of BJP’s support in Babri case

    New Delhi : BJP president Amit Shah called up party patriarch Lal Krishna Advani on Wednesday night assuring him that the party stands behind him in the Babri Mosque demolition conspiracy case revived against him by the Supreme Court.

  • Oldest Babri litigant Hashim Ansari passes away

    Lucknow: Hashim Ansari, the oldest litigant in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case, passed away in Ayodhya on Wednesday morning, after prolonged illness.


    Babri litigant says he’s fed up of temple politics

    Lucknow: Three days before the 22nd anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition on December 6, the oldest litigant in the case, 92-year-old Mohammad Hashim Ansari, has said that he is fed up with the politicization of the issue and doesn’t want to pursue the matter any further. “Why should I bear criticism of Hindus? I am tired of it,” he said.

  • Ayodhya case: Samjwadi MP, former Sena MLA surrender in court

    Lucknow: Samajwadi Party MP Brijbhushan Singh and former Shiv Sena MLA Pawan Pandey today surrendered before a special CBI court, hearing the Babri Masjid demolition case, after non-bailable warrants were issued against them.