Babri Masjid
India  /  Published 13.04.21

Post for Babri acquittal judge

The judge who had acquitted all the Sangh parivar leaders in the Babri Masjid demolition case has, six months later, been appointed upalokayukta or deputy lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh by the Yogi Aditya...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 09.04.21

Gyanvapi radar survey ordered

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 08.01.21

Give it time: cooling-off period for judges

Laws are the product of a society’s understanding of justice; it may not feel that the deliverers of justice require laws defining ethical principles. Recently, a two-judge bench of the Andhra P...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 25.12.20

Fresh claim on Krishna birthplace

Four persons have jointly moved a petition in a Mathura court on behalf of Bhagwan Keshavdev (Lord Krishna) to claim the Sri Krishna Janmabhumi Trust’s right to the 13.37 acres of land where a t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 17.12.20

Ayodhya: mosque plan to be unveiled on Dec 19

The foundation of the mosque at Ayodhya to replace the Babri Masjid will be laid on Republic Day on the five-acre land allotted, while its blueprint will be revealed on Saturday, members of the Trust ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Ayodhya


Opinion  /  Published 15.12.20

Noble flights: a new parliament

Foundation stones are being laid at the drop of a hat throughout the people’s struggle with a pandemic and its fallout. Recently, the prime minister laid the foundation stone of the new Parliame...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 11.12.20

Curious case: Facebook in yet another controversy

Sir — Mukul Kesavan’s article, “The case of Ulysses” (Dec 6), reminds one of how sublime the novel, Ulysses, is, given its tapestry of allusions and its multiplicity of vo...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 07.12.20

Twitter sparks outrage at action

My Mother’s Fault By Salil Tripathi You marched with other seven-year-old girls, Singing songs of freedom at dawn in rural Gujarat, Believing that would shame the British and they wo...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 07.12.20

Cops cite Covid to stall Babri march

Delhi police on Sunday stalled a march to mark the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, citing the ban on public gatherings in Covid season. Civil society group Lok Raj Sanghatan (LRS) —...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.20

Crowd versus mob

This year, Durga Puja was under judicial scrutiny perhaps because the Calcutta High Court was mindful of the excellent treatise by Charles Mackay titled Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Ma...
By Prasenjit Chowdhury in


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