Thousands offer Friday prayers at site of demolished mosque

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Thousands of Muslims offered Friday prayers at the site of a mosque in south Delhi that was demolished by the authorities for being built on public land, as protests were held at three places in the capital, including the walled city, against the demolition.Around 1,500 people, including Syed Ahmed Bukhari, the Shahi Imam of Jama… Read more »

Delhi mosque demolition: DDA to file report in court

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The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) will Friday submit its report to the Delhi High Court on the mosque built illegally on its land in the Jangpura area in 2005 and which was demolished Wednesday. Facing a contempt threat from the high court, the DDA – after several failed attempts – succeeded in razing the mosque…. Read more »