Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicRam mandir

Topic: Ram mandir

Issue no longer survives,’ says Supreme Court, closes all contempt cases on Babri demolition

Referring to the November 2019 verdict of a constitution bench, the court said a full verdict had been delivered by a larger bench making present appeals redundant.

Satanic Verses to Kaali—religion-arts binary isn’t real. Hurt sentiments staged in 3 ways

Each case has its own performance trajectory, but there's a broad apparatus that provides a background for the dramatisation and execution of such politics.

UP seer accused of making ‘rape threats’ to Muslim women has ‘criminal past’

Bajrang Das Muni, who issued 'rape threats' to Muslim women in viral video, has been accused of 'fraud' before. Locals also say he is notorious for his communal rhetoric.

Almost every temple across India has ‘ghantis’ from UP’s Etah. Govt needs to take note

Kedarnath to Mahakaleshwar, temples have bells cast by Etah artisans. While the One District One Product initiative helps, there's more to be done.

Bajrang Dal to hold ‘strength marches’ at 1,000 places to educate youth on Ram Mandir history

With marches planned in 1,000 places around the country, Bajrang Dal aims to showcase its organisational strength and reach out to young people.

Ayodhya bathed in light for UP’s showpiece Deepotsav, and a peek at Ram Temple construction site

UP govt is gearing up to make Ayodhya the most-visited religious pilgrimage site in the world. CM says development projects worth Rs 661 crore have been sanctioned for the town.

Ram temple in Ayodhya to welcome devotees by December 2023

The construction work for main temple, which will have three floors & five 'mandaps' is estimated to be completed by 2023 end. The entire complex will be ready by 2025.

‘Devotees cheated’, ‘against Sanatan Dharm’: Ayodhya’s Ram Mandir trusts don’t trust each other

While Mahant Paramhans Das has questioned why some groups are still collecting money for Ram Mandir even after formation of a trust, others have accused him of not contributing anything.

Congress alleges another scam in Ayodhya land purchase, claims a BJP leader earned 1250% profit

Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala says the Supreme Court should discharge its duty, hold an audit of the entire transaction and punish the culprits.

Ayodhya mahants want CBI probe into land deals by Ram Mandir trust, say they are ‘scamming’

Prominent mahants in Ayodhya, including 3 who were party to the Ram Janmabhoomi land dispute case, have accused the trust of being corrupt and its members of having vested interests.  

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The BMW i4 eDrive40. Photo Credit: BMW

Ukraine crisis gave auto sector a crude shock. See how India is responding

The PLI scheme as well as other sops for manufacturing, show that despite some public missteps, government is trying to coax manufacturing into India.

Indian refiners scout for oil deals ahead of EU ban on Russian crude imports

European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.


File photo of a BrahMos firing by a Su-30 MKI | Credit: IAF

IAF to increase Sukhois armed with BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with over 500km-range

The IAF currently has 40 SU-30 MKI with BrahMos, the only supersonic cruise missile in the world.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.