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Ram Janmabhoomi
Opinion  /  Published 11.08.20

Give peace a chance: 75 years of Nagasaki bombing

Sir — The city of Nagasaki in Japan recently observed the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing. Commemorating such sombre occasions serves to remind mankind of the extent of the destruction th...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 07.08.20

Bad sign: Ram temple on Times Square billboard

Sir — It is deeply disheartening that a 3D portrait of a model of the Ram temple slated to be built in Ayodhya was beamed in New York’s iconic Times Square on the day of the bhoomi pu...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 07.08.20

Primeval darkness: Rejection of secularism

Indian reality came into its own as Narendra Modi threw himself on the ground in one sashtanga pranam after another. Over a billion Hindus could have preened themselves on an epic victory bu...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in

India  /  Published 06.08.20

Bhushan: offer to give proof

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Thursday offered to produce evidence in support of two of his tweets that are facing contempt proceedings if the Supreme Court did not accept his “preliminary reply&rd...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.20

Ayodhya: rap for Prime Minister

An All India Muslim Personal Law Board member on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had violated the constitutional convention “by attending a function exclusively of the Hindu religion ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.20

Audacious: Equating temple with freedom

Odious comparisons are par for the course in politics. But some politicians seem more vulnerable to this contagion than others. The Indian prime minister, unfortunately, belongs to the extremely vulne...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.20

Bells toll: A temple of fraternity?

In his address on the occasion of the bhoomi pujan at the soon-to-be-built Ram temple in Ayodhya, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, made an important point. The edifice, Mr Modi said, must ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.20

Hour of triumph: Ayodhya bhoomi pujan

One of my earliest memories of the Ram Janmabhoomi movement dates back to a few months before the general election of 1989 that led to the defeat of Rajiv Gandhi. In the months preceding the election,...
By Swapan Dasgupta in

India  /  Published 05.08.20

Advani talks of exclusion of none

Left out of Wednesday’s event where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, the spearhead of the temple movement L.K. Advani issued a statement o...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.07.20

Postcolonial ambitions

Turkey’s decision to reconvert the majestic Hagia Sophia monument in Istanbul into a mosque has led to near-universal dismay. Hagia Sophia, built as a church by the Byzantines, converted into a ...
By Arghya Sengupta in


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