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SC grants Hindus disputed Ayodhya site, Muslims to get alternative plot

SC grants Hindus disputed Ayodhya site, Muslims to get alternative plot

The Supreme Court Saturday awarded Hindus control of a bitterly disputed holy site that has sparked some of the country's worst sectarian bloodshed.

Top Indian politicians charged over mosque demolition

Top Indian politicians charged over mosque demolition

An Indian court on Tuesday charged a minister and two senior leaders from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party with criminal conspiracy over the destruction of a mosque in 1992 that triggered deadly religious riots.

Mosque demolition: Indian minister, leaders to be tried

Mosque demolition: Indian minister, leaders to be tried

An Indian government minister from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party and several top party colleagues must face trial for their alleged role in the 1992 demolition of a mosque by a Hindu mob, the Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday.