The row erupted over flaws in the actual age of some of the 51 women, whom the counsel had referred to in the list as “banned” -- on account of they being of menstruating age group of 10 to 50 years -- who prayed at the temple this season. read more
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rebel leader Shatrughan Sinha also refused to answer queries about the Ayodhya land dispute case. The Patna Sahib MP simply said, ‘Khamosh’ (quiet) in his trademark style and walked away when asked about the Ram Temple. read more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a television interview with ANI on January 1, had made it clear that any decision on bringing an ordinance on Ram temple can be considered only after the judicial process is over. read more
Delivering a lecture in Kumbh mela premises, RSS leader Bhaiyyaji Joshi had said: “Our mission is to get Ram temple constructed by 2025 and establish India as a ‘Vishwa Guru’ (global leader).” read more
A sadhu worships as he sits next to a model of the proposed temple at Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas workshop in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. Young and unemployed, Som Shekhar pines less for a job than the construction of the controversial temple -- and, as India’s general election approaches, says he will vote for the only man he believes can deliver it.