Ayodhya remains calm on Babri anniversary; tight security measures in place
In the early hours of the day, life went on as normal in different parts of the city with school children and morning walkers taking to the streets and shops and businesses opening at their usual time. This year the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has decided against observing 'Shaurya Diwas'.
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No procession on Prophet's birth anniversary this year in Ayodhya: Muslim leaders
The decision was taken as a "precaution" and also due to "some sadness" among Muslims in the wake of the Supreme Court's Saturday verdict, negating the Muslims' claim over the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land. The Ayodhya adminstration, however, maintained that processions were taken out, though they might have been scaled down.
No longer involved in review of Ayodhya case: Rajeev Dhavan
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Muslim leaders appeal for peace and harmony following Ayodhya verdict
In its verdict, the Supreme Court cleared the way for Ram temple construction at the disputed site and also allotted 5-acre land to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque. Prominent muslim leaders welcomed the decision and appealed for harmony while some expressed surprise over the ruling.
Hindus get disputed site for Ram Mandir, Muslims get alternative land
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US Congress passes Uyghur bill; China threatens possible retaliation
The US House of Representatives on Tuesday passed the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act, which among other things, proposes that America redirects resources to address the mass internment of over 1,000,000 Uyghurs and other Muslim ethnic minorities in China.
Double standard to seek review of Ayodhya verdict, time to strengthen economy: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
The spiritual leader, who was part of the Supreme Court-appointed mediation panel in the Ayodhya case, said the matter would have been solved long back, had one side not been insistent on building a mosque at the disputed site. He hailed the apex court verdict as a "very good decision to resolve the long-standing dispute".
Maha govt formation: Muslim body writes to Sonia Gandhi urging not to support Shiv Sena
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RSS, BJP Muslim leaders line up meets with Imams
The planning for this outreach was done last week at a meeting attended by RSS joint general secretary Krishna Gopal, former BJP organising secretary Ram Lal who is in charge of the organisation's outreach programmes now and Muslim Rashtriya Manch mentor Indresh Kumar.
Muslims in India are 'happiest': RSS chief
Mohan Bhagwat said, "Muslims in India are the happiest. Why is that? It is because we are Hindus."
Don’t play politics, respect verdict: Muslim clerics
Leading clerics issued appeals to the Muslim community during prayers at various mosques in Uttar Pradesh on Friday to maintain peace and not issue any inflammatory statements after the Ayodhya verdict is delivered by the Supreme Court this month.
AIMPLB will file review plea against SC's Ayodhya verdict before Dec 9: Zafaryab Jilani
"The board is firm on its decision to file a review petition in the Supreme Court and we have time till December 9 for doing so," All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) secretary Zafaryab Jilani said in a press conference. "Exercising our constitutional right, we are going to file a review petition in the Babri Masjid case during the first week of December."
No review plea but Sunni board turns cautious on 5-acre land
“All further actions, in compliance of the orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, including the issue of five acres of land in Ayodhya, are still in consideration of the board and no decision in this regard has been taken yet," the board said in a statement.
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