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India's top court orders trial against BJP leaders over 1992 mosque attack - Deutsche Welle

Four leaders of the ruling BJP have been ordered to stand trial on conspiracy charges over a sectarian attack in 1992. Thousands were killed in violence that erupted after Hindu zealots razed a 16th-century mosque. Hindu activists climbing on top of ...and more »

Hindu Nationalists Face Trial Over Demolition of Historic Mosque - Newsweek

India's Supreme Court has ordered four leading Hindu nationalists from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to stand trial over the destruction of a 16th century mosque more than 25 years ago. Lal Krishna Advani, a close ally of Prime Minister ...and more »

In Fact, Advani Asked Mobs To Stop Tearing Down Babri Masjid - NDTV

December 6, 1992 was, and will remain, a dark day in the history of modern India, even though many in the Sangh Parivar proudly call it a Shaurya Divas, a day of (Hindu) valour. The demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya on that day, apart from ...and more »

India ruling party leaders face trial in 1992 mosque attack - Arab News

NEW DELHI: India's top court on Wednesday ordered four senior leaders of the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party to stand trial over a 1992 attack on an ancient mosque that sparked Hindu-Muslim violence that killed thousands. A lower court ...and more »

4 Indian Politicians To Stand Trial Over 1992 Mosque Destruction - NPR

It was one of the most incendiary episodes in India's modern history. Now, the country's Supreme Court has decided to revive criminal conspiracy charges against four veteran ruling party politicians over the destruction of a mosque 25 years ago. "The ...and more »

Indian ruling party officials to be tried over 1992 Babri mosque demolition - The Guardian

Indian Hindu nationalists attack the walls of 16th-century Babri mosque in December 1992. Photograph: Douglas Curran/AFP/Getty Images. Senior members of India's ruling party, including a government minister, will be tried for their alleged involvement ...and more »

Advani, Bharti and Joshi to be tried in Babri Masjid demolition case - Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A government minister from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 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 ...and more »

Babri mosque case trial will benefit Modi - gulfnews.com

The Indian Supreme Court's ruling on April 19 to press criminal charges against senior right-wing politicians is a watershed moment that is likely to influence political events in the coming years. The court has ordered a day-to-day trial of 89-year ...and more »

India BJP Ministers to Stand Trial over '92 Babri Mosque Razing - teleSUR English

Hindu nationalists demolished the 16th-century Mughal-era mosque, claiming the land belonged to Hindus on religious grounds. A number of high-profile members of India's ruling Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) will stand trial for their role in the Babri ...and more »

India's Top Court Orders Trial of BJP Leaders Over 1992 Mosque Demolition - Voice of America

A quarter century after a Hindu mob tore down a mosque in Northern India, triggering some of country's worst Hindu-Muslim violence, the Supreme Court has ordered prominent leaders of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to face trial for their ...and more »