• January 22, 2003
Liberhan panel concludes recording evidence

• January 21, 2003
VHP raises temple issue yet again

• January 7, 2003
Ayodhya on BJP's agenda: Lalji Tandon

• January 2, 2003
Hand over Ayodhya land by Feb 22: VHP to Centre

• December 16, 2002
VHP asks Vajpayee to respond to letter on Ram temple

• December 6, 2002
Nation on high alert on mosque demolition anniversary

• December 3, 2002
VHP to organise 'Shaurya Diwas' at Akshardham temple

• November 29, 2002
Ayodhya cases to be tried at Rae Bareily: SC

• November 28, 2002
Rao wanted mosque built at Ayodhya: D B Roy

• November 27, 2002
Centre may declare Ayodhya 'no fly' zone

• October 1, 2002
New claimant to acquired land in Ayodhya

• September 21, 2002
Another interesting turn to Ayodhya controversy

• September 18, 2002
Congress, Samajwadi Party condemn Mayawati's decision
Singhal wants Parliament to enact legislation on Ayodhya

• September 17, 2002
Ayodhya case: Advani, others get reprieve

• September 9, 2002
Mayawati refuses to disclose stand on Ayodhya case

• August 31, 2002
Ayodhya Muslims meet Kanchi seer

• August 30, 2002
Parallel Hindu body declares war on VHP

• August 29, 2002
Anti-VHP sadhus to meet in Ayodhya on Thursday

• August 26, 2002
Special HC bench summons PMO Ayodhya Cell chief

• August 21, 2002
Publishing opinions on Ayodhya issue a contempt of court: HC

• August 6, 2002
Digging may not throw up all answers in Ayodhya

• August 5, 2002
SC issues notice to Centre, others on the Ayodhya issue
VHP opposes excavations at disputed site

• August 1, 2002
Pursue case against Advani, Joshi, Bharti: Congress/PTI

• July 29, 2002
Govt seeks time to examine Ayodhya case: PTI

• July 22, 2002
VHP announces three-pronged Ram mandir campaign: PTI

• July 6, 2002
VHP central committee meeting begins

• June 27, 2002
Ayodhya issue will top agenda at RSS meet

• June 26, 2002
No need to involve VHP in Ayodhya issue: Kanchi seer
Ayodhya seers condemn VHP's threat to defy courts

• June 23, 2002
Arrest Singhal, Togadia: AIMPLB to government

• June 22, 2002
VHP goes back on promise to abide by court verdict
BJP distances itself from VHP's stand on temple issue
We will abide by court verdict: AIMPLB
'VHP has discredited itself'
VHP condemns 'suppression' of shiladaan

• June 19, 2002
VHP to review commitment to court

• June 17, 2002
Ayodhya site must be preserved: Dwarka Shankaracharya

• May 4, 2002
Special bench hearing title suit visits Ayodhya: PTI

• April 27, 2002
Kanchi seer holds talks with Muslim leaders

• April 9, 2002
Sena wants Ayodhya issue on NDA agenda

• April 4, 2002
Mosque can be built only at undisputed site: Shia cleric

• April 3, 2002
Ayodhya seer floats compromise formula

• April 2, 2002
Settle Ayodhya dispute out of court: Shia cleric

• March 27, 2002
Shilas deposited with government treasury

• March 25, 2002
Peaceful Tazia processions held in Ayodhya, Faizabad

• March 22, 2002
No takers for the shilas in Ayodhya
VHP denies raking up asthi kalash issue
Contempt proceedings against PM dismissed
SC dismisses contempt charge against Rajnath Singh, VHP

• March 21, 2002
Courts can't resolve Ayodhya issue: Puri seer
Babri panel demands assurance from VHP, Bajrang Dal

• March 20, 2002
Ayodhya cases to be heard daily: Allahabad high court

• March 19, 2002
VHP to review Ram temple movement: PTI
PM aiding Ram Janambhoomi Nyas: Congress
Ayodhya crisis may have cost the nation Rs 800 million
Centre not to be a party in Ayodhya case
Restrictions on movement of trucks, buses to Ayodhya lifted

• March 18, 2002
VHP mounts pressure on govt to transfer Faizabad officials
Thick friends, save for 67.7 acres of land
Plea to implead Centre in Ayodhya title suit
Singhal's hunger strike enters second day

• March 16, 2002
Parliament, not courts, should resolve Ayodhya dispute: VHP
VHP, Bajrang Dal activists ransack Orissa assembly
VHP blames Orissa incident on `anti-social elements'
Life Limping Back to Normalcy in Ayodhya
Lift ban on pilgrims: VHP
Restrictions in Ayodhya to be Relaxed From Sunday
Paramhans Says He Saved Government's Honour
Modi Gets Z-plus; More Security For Togadia Too
Opposition Blasts PM Over Ayodhya Issue
No crisis in NDA over Ayodhya: BJP
Efforts on to resolve Ayodhya issue: PM
Faizabad commissioner, magistrate may be sacked

• March 15, 2002
'Shila daan' completed amidst high drama
Shilas kept in Ayodhya police control room
Singhal, Paramhans booed by 'karsevaks'
BJP leaders happy with peaceful shila daan
Security measures in Ayodhya to continue
Paramhans insisted on PMO man receiving the shila
Cong slams PMO official's involvement in 'shila daan'
Following VHP's climbdown, PM gets a breather
VHP wins, anti-Hindu forces lose: Togadia
This is a sell-out: Aslam Bhure
Courts cannot solve Ayodhya issue: Kanchi seer
Security tightened in Godhra, army conducts flag march
Aarti in Ahmedabad for the success of 'shila daan'
Curfew reimposed in three areas in Ahmedabad
Violence in Ahmedabad, 20,000 arrests across the country
800 arrests in Mumbai, security tightened
VHP, Bajrang Dal plan Ram dhun processions in Gujarat
Giriraj Kishore arrested near Lucknow
Uneasy calm prevails in Ayodhya
Centre permits 'shila daan' outside acquired land
'Shila daan' to be outside acquired land
PMO official arrives in Ayodhya
VHP, Bajrang Dal plan marches in Gujarat
Compromise formula in the offing in Ayodhya

• March 14, 2002
SC clarifies its Ayodhya order
Karsevaks make plans to sneak into Ayodhya
Don't stop shila puja, warns VHP
SC verdict on shila pujan unfortunate: RSS
Not mandir, nor masjid, Ayodhyaites want their life back
Sena raps Centre over Sorabjee's submission
Security forces on high alert across states
Mumbai gears up for March 15
RAF stages flag march in Mumbai
Cops in Andhra Pradesh ready for Mar 15
Bedlam in LS over remark against PM
LS adjourned following PM's statement
MP moves privilege notice against SC judges
NDA stifling debate on Ayodhya: Congress
SC order will be implemented: PM
Paramhans threatens to end life
Faizabad commissioner willing to accept shila
VHP's religious leaders to meet on Thursday
Defer visit to Ayodhya: US to citizens

• March 13, 2002
SC rules out bhumi puja at Ayodhya
NDA upholds govt's decision to implement verdict
VHP to go ahead with puja in Ayodhya
Ayodhya custodian refutes Singhal's claim
Jittery Muslims pack off families from Ayodhya
Sants to decide on March 15 programme: VHP
UP governor says order will be implemented
We'll follow order: Ayodhya commissioner
Muslim leaders hail verdict
Ayodhya Muslims still apprehensive about March 15
Paramhans to go ahead with symbolic offering
Ten more paramilitary companies in Ayodhya
Government stand on puja rocks LS
Allies upset with Centre's stand on puja
Trinamul stays away from NDA meeting
Key NDA allies seek Sorabjee's head
Centre did not give me directions: Sorabjee
Congress criticises Centre's stand on puja
'This is no Parliament, don't interrupt'
Faizabad indifferent to Ayodhya crisis
SC begins hearing Ayodhya cases

• March 12, 2002
Centre hopes SC would clear doubts over puja
Maharashtra ban religious procession on Mar 15
Karsevaks give cops the slip in Ahmedabad
Singhal joins Shivratri procession in Ayodhya
SC order on 'bhoomi pujan' will be implemented: UP governor
UP administration will not allow movement of 'shilas'
VHP strikes conciliatory note
Army placed on standby in Ayodhya
Bihar police raids VHP office, arrests 2

• March 11, 2002
Ayodhya administration sees threat from terrorists
VHP has a face-saving formula ready for March 15
Muslim Law Board still open for talks
RSS to decide on Ayodhya issue on March 15
Singhal arrives in Ayodhya with govt nod
Curbs on karsevaks to stay: Allahabad HC
Paramhans looks to avoid confrontation with govt
Government to maintain status quo till SC delivers verdict
Paramhans holds prayers at workshop in Ayodhya
My arrest would not be in anyone's interest: Singhal
I will not abide by court verdict: Shiv Sena leader
UP taking all precautions for March 15
300,000 bricks wait in Ayodhya
Muslim board not serious about resolving dispute: VHP
TDP, Trinamul warn against puja at Ayodhya site

• March 10, 2002
We won't accept court verdict: Paramhans
Muslim Law Board to move SC against March 15 puja
VHP, Bajrang Dal activists from Gujarat headed for Ayodhya
VHP adamant on symbolic puja on March 15
Muslim Law Board rejects symbolic puja proposal
Flag march in Ayodhya, security beefed up
One killed, 32 injured in police-VHP clash in South Parganas

• March 9, 2002
Kanchi Seer sends written proposal to Muslim Board
Restrictions continue in Ayodhya: PTI
Babri panel opposes symbolic puja on acquired land
Congress against 'symbolic' puja: PTI
Govt to abide by SC verdict: PM
No request for deployment of army in Ayodhya: Governor
UP administration asks Centre to deploy Army in Ayodhya

• March 8, 2002
March 15th programmes to go ahead: Paramhans
Muslim Board opposes move to allow 'symbolic' puja
Trains to Ayodhya to resume on Saturday
Centre to ease restrictions in Ayodhya
Symbolic bhoomi pujan on undisputed land: Kanchi seer
Karsevaks: BJP MPs serve notice to PM
Contempt petition against VHP leaders in SC

• March 7, 2002
VHP commitment positive: Muslim Law Board
VHP has no role to play: Kanchi Seer
People stock essential supplies in Ayodhya
VHP will abide by court verdict, says Singhal
Ayodhya peace moves suffer another blow

• March 6, 2002
Ayodhya talks meant to divert attention from Gujarat: Bukhari
VHP should give demands in writing: AIBMAC
No commitment to abide by court's verdict: VHP
Centre moves high court on Ayodhya issue
Bihar government bans RSS training camp in Gaya
Kanchi seer postpones his return home
Bihar fails to plug flow of karsevaks to Ayodhya

• March 5, 2002
VHP to await court verdict: Kanchi Seer
Parallel efforts on to solve Ayodhya issue
AIBMAC to consider any demand routed through SC
Muslim Board agrees to consider Ayodhya deal
VHP denies proposal to resolve Ayodhya dispute
Fernandes meets Shankaracharya; VHP meet begins

• March 4, 2002
Karsevaks take out symbolic procession in Ayodhya: PTI

• March 3, 2002
VHP meet decides to stick to its plans
DMK to quit NDA if Ram Temple is built
Temple only after national consensus: Bharati

• March 2, 2002
Emergency VHP meeting in Delhi on Sunday
UP govt locks the gate of VHP workshop
Settle Ayodhya dispute through talks: Jaya
Karsevaks start trooping out of Ayodhya
Sonia against any concessions to VHP
Muslim groups suggest tripartite talks to solve dispute
Several karsevaks arrested in Mumbai

• March 1, 2002
Railways cancel several trains connecting Faizabad
VHP willing to defer temple issue, but seeks assurance: PTI
30 companies of paramilitary forces rushed to Ayodhya: PTI
PM convenes meet to discuss Gujarat, Ayodhya
VHP-sponsored bandh begins in Ayodhya

• February 28, 2002
Rajnath orders Ayodhya cleared of karsevaks
VHP to abide by court verdict, if given early
RSS agrees to mediate between govt, VHP
BJP tells cadres not to proceed to Ayodhya

• February 27, 2002
Keep VHP activists out of Ayodhya: Centre to UP
Govt won't hesitate to take action: Advani to VHP
VHP rejects appeal to postpone stir
We will not remain silent spectators: VHP
UP govt fears terrorist attack in Ayodhya
Congress wants PM to take firm stand on Ayodhya
Sangh leaders meet prime minister on temple issue
Ayodhya situation under control: UP official
VHP announces 'muhurat' for shifting temple pillars: PTI

• February 26, 2002
No temple without court verdict: Vajpayee
VHP to go ahead with temple 'at all costs'
Ayodhya issue rocks Parliament
Devotees throng Ayodhya to attend VHP yagna
Centre, VHP head for confrontation on Ayodhya

• February 25, 2002
PM convenes all-party meet on Ayodhya issue

• February 23, 2002
UP verdict not to affect temple construction: Bajrang Dal

• February 22, 2002
Hussain persuaded PM to begin talks
Sonia calls for all-party meet
VHP threatens Centre over Ayodhya issue

• February 21, 2002
'It's a land that belongs to Hindus'
Congress denies move to support Ram temple

• February 20, 2002
VHP warns of 'Hindu backlash' if temple construction opposed: PTI

• February 17, 2002
VHP begins 100-day yagya at Ayodhya

• February 16, 2002
PM admits failure to resolve Ayodhya
Vajpayee's remarks surprise VHP
BJP, VHP playing games on temple: Sonia

• February 15, 2002
DMK worried about VHP threat

• February 14, 2002
'Is Vajpayee threatening me?'

• February 11, 2002
Respect Hindu sentiments: VHP to govt

• February 10, 2002
VHP threatens to begin construction work from March 15

• February 9, 2002
Temple construction date in five days: VHP

• February 7, 2002
Law ministry rejects VHP's claim on Ayodhya land

• February 6, 2002
March 12 not deadline for temple construction: VHP

• February 4, 2002
Await court order for temple dispute solution: PM

• February 2, 2002
BJP stands by NDA agenda on Ayodhya: PTI

• February 1, 2002
PM did nothing to solve Ayodhya issue: VHP chief/PTI

• January 31, 2002
Court cannot decide matters of faith: VHP
BJP piqued by VHP's demands
Wait for law ministry's decision: BJP to VHP

• January 29, 2002
BJP-VHP compromise over Ayodhya

• January 28, 2002
BMAC slams VHP's demand for handing over disputed land

Congress criticises PM for meeting VHP team

BJP defends MPs attending VHP rally

UP govt failed to stop Babri mosque demolition: Advani/PTI

• January 27, 2002
VHP will not depend on March 12 deadline: Das

• January 22, 2002
Hawkish Dalmiya vows to build Ram temple

• January 21, 2002
VHP whips up Ayodhya with an eye on the polls

VHP's Ayodhya rally begins

• January 17, 2002
VHP rally: Security beefed up in Ayodhya

• January 14, 2002
Babri panel rejects Vajpayee's talks offer

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