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Congress biggest hurdle in way of Ram temple: CM Yogi

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday alleged the Congress was the biggest obstacle in the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya. Speaking at an election rally at Sakri in Bilaspur district, Adityanath said he renamed Faizabad to Ayodhya so that people across the world would know the place by the name of Lord […]

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The algebra of Opposition unity

The Opposition should see in the Karnataka byelection results a goad for united action Karnataka has done it a second time in a year, this year. The coming together of the Congress and Janata Dal (Secular), post-poll in May 2018, and the inauguration of the H.D. Kumaraswamy-led coalition government was its first contribution to opposition […]

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RSS wants BJP to expedite efforts to build Ram temple

The rank and file of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the Bharatiya Janata Party’s ideological fount, is unhappy with efforts by the latter in terms of a legislation that will enable the building of a temple at the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi site, senior functionaries of the organisation said on condition of anonymity. Thus far, a […]

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Opposition criticises UP govt’s move, Gujarat for Ahmedabad name change

In Gandhinagar, Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel congratulated the UP government for changing the name of Faizabad district to Ayodhya district. As BJP rivals reacted sharply to the UP Chief Minister’s announcement that Faizabad district will henceforth be called Ayodhya district, the party’s government in Gujarat, while praising Yogi Adityanath for the step, said […]

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Ayodhya decked up to welcome Korean First Lady

From a dazzling riverfront at Ram Ki Paidi to illuminated streets and heritage buildings, Ayodhya has been decked up to welcome South Korean First lady Kim Jung-sook for the grand Diwali celebrations in the holy city. An artistic statue of Lord Ram along with Lord Hanuman has been installed at the historic ghats of the […]