Indian Christians react cautiously over verdict

BY RITU SHARMA/NEW DELHI: India Church leaders breathed a sigh of relief over the much-awaited court verdict on a disputed religious site in northern India, although one senior layman said it was disappointing.
A three-judge bench of the Allahabad High Court ruled on Sept. 30 that the ..


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NEW DELHI: EVENS as full judgment of the Allahabad high court on Babri Masjid–Ram Janambhoomi dispute is yet be studied fully, the Muslim leadership and secular legal experts have put question mark on the verdict. While some legal expert say that high court has gone beyond its jurisdiction of..

URDU PRESS: From Hope to Dejection

BY ABDUL BARI MASOUD/ NEW DELHI: On the day of Allahabad High Court verdict on Babri Masjid, all the Urdu newspapers were so enthusiastic and hopeful that something great going to happen after the judgment. They left no stone unturned in commending the Indian judicial system. They felt that the ..

Nation on high alert as PM calls for calm

NEW DELHI/ LUCKNOW/ Security has been beefed up across the country ahead of Babri verdict on Thursday. Security forces have been kept on high alerts in states of Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Kerala and Bihar.
Following tension the Prime Minister dr. Manmohan Singh has made fresh appeal to the nation

Muslims welcome SC ruling

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Muslim bodies and leaders have welcomed the Supreme Court ruling to allow the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court to deliver its verdict on the Babri Masjid case.
The convener of Babri Masjid Committee of All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) S Q R Ilyas said that the Supr

BJP teaches secularism, Islam to PM

NEW DELHI: In an interesting development, Bharatiya Janata has started tutoring the government not only on secularism but Islam too.
Former BJP president Rajnath Singh has discoursed Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh about Islam that even Muslims do not know. In the background of commonwealth..

Chief Justice of India to hear Babri case

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Chief Justice of India S H Kapadia would head a three-judge bench in Supreme Court to hear the Ram Janmabhoomi- Babri Masjid case on Tuesday. On Friday the apex court stayed the pronouncement of verdict by the Allahabad High Court scheduled for September 24 on four title ..

Religious leaders teach Sarva Dharma Sambhava

NEW DELHI: A group of prominent leaders from different religions has endorsed the appeals by leaders of different religious groups, political parties and social groups to respect the Allahabad High Court verdict on Ayodhya issue.
“We welcome and fully endorse the appeals by leaders of different ..

8 people get punishment for Kandhamal riots

BHUBNESHWAR: (AMN) A fast track court On Saturday sentenced eight persons for three years of imprisonment. They have been punished for arsoning houses belonging to minority community during the Kandhamal riot in 2008. AIR report from Phulbani says that the court also imposed a fine of 1000 rupees ..



Living index: Pune best city to live in, Delhi ranks at 65

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Jaipur is the next proposed site for UNESCO World Heritage recognition

The Walled City of Jaipur, Rajasthan, India” is the next proposed site for UNESCO World Heritage recognition ...