Will invite Congress, NCP to join Thackeray on Ayodhya visit: Sanjay Raut
Sanjay Raut said that offering prayers to Lord Ram has got nothing to do with the common minimum programme, on the basis of which the three ideologically different parties came together to form govt in Maharashtra. It will be the first visit of Sena chief Thackeray to Ayodhya in UP since his party severed ties with the BJP over sharing of power in Maharashtra.
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Shiv Sena plays ‘Ayodhya card’ ahead of Raj Thackeray’s relaunch bid
The announcement is designed and timed as part of the Shiva Sena’s plan ...
Supreme Court notices to centre on minority schemes
A bench, comprising Justices RF Nariman and S Ravindra Bhatt, issued the notices on a petition filed by Sanatan Vedic Dharam lawyer Vishnu Shankar Jain.
SC verdict on Belgaum dispute will be acceptable to all: Raut
A day after a Maharashtra minister was detained in Belgaum in neighbouring Karnataka, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday said the Supreme Court's verdict on the dispute between the two states over the region would be acceptable to all.
Behmai massacre: Case diary disappears, judge postpones verdict pronouncement
Special judge (UP dacoity-affected area) Sudhir Kumar pulled up the court official for the absence of the case diary at the time of delivering the verdict and asked him to place it before the court on January 24. The Behmai village, that drew national attention after the killings, is 170 km from state capital Lucknow and over 400 km from national capital New Delhi.
Adopt our model or Ram temple may take long to build, VHP tells government
The temple’s design and expanse over the 67 acres of government-acquired land in Ayodhya will also determine the location of a proposed 251-metre statue of Lord Ram in the town. This would be tallest statue in the world.
Vishwa Hindu Parishad pushes Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas model
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has appealed to the Centre that the proposed Ram Temple Trust adopt the model suggested by the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas for the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, as this would help speed up its construction.
SC refuses to stay Allahabad HC verdict annulling election of SP MP Azam Khan's son as UP MLA
A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde issued notice and sought response from the Election Commission and defeated BSP candidate Nawaz Ali Khan, who had challenged Mohammad Abdullah Azam Khan's election from Suar Assembly constituency in Rampur.
Uttar Pradesh: Landmark Ayodhya verdict, violent protests cap eventful year
Rape accusations against saffron-robed former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and a life sentence for expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for the 2017 rape of a minor in Unnao brought the law and order situation in the state into sharp focus. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party swept Uttar Pradesh again in the Lok Sabha elections.
Not averse to allowing JSPL to transport iron-ore from Sarda Mines, says Supreme Court; reserves verdict
A bench of Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant said it would pass a detailed order in the case filed by the Odisha government against the high court order which had allowed transportation of iron ore. The bench said it was not averse to allowing transporting of iron-ore but all the necessary dues and royalty payable be paid.
Not hearing pleas to review Sabarimala verdict allowing entry to women: Supreme Court
A nine-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde at the outset said that it will only deal with the issues referred to it by a five-judge bench on November 14 in the Sabarimala case, and asked the lawyers to convene a meeting on January 17 to decide on "re-framing" or adding additional issues to be deliberated upon by it.
Huge blow to telecom cos: SC hangs up on telcos’ AGR review petitions
Voda Idea & Airtel may file curative petitions, seek more time to pay combined Rs 89,000 cr dues
Centre weighs a dozen names for Ram Temple Trust
Names of Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas head Nritya Gopal Das; Digambar Akhara chief Mahant Suresh Das, who was a party in the case in the SC; and either Nirmohi Akhara sarpanch Ramchandra Acharya or its Ayodhya chief Mahant Dinendra Das were among those under consideration for being included in the proposed trust, according to the people in the know.
RSS in damage-control mode as it fails to make Ayodhya-like prior connect on CAA
Though a little delayed but BJP and RSS is going into an overdrive to reach out to the people especially in states like UP, which has reported maximum violence and deaths during anti CAA protests. On Saturday, A joint meeting of RSS and BJP leaders took place in Meerut.
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