The top court observed that in the exercise of its powers under Article 142 of the Constitution must ensure a wrong committed should be remedied.
The top court directed the Centre to form an Ayodhya trust for building of the temple and announced a five-acre alternate land for the Muslims.
Swamy had filed a separate petition in the Supreme Court stating that he had a fundamental right to offer hassle-free prayer at the birthplace of Lord Ram.
All sides to Ayodhya dispute must observe restraint, Hindu side not observing this: Supreme Court told
All sides must observe restraint in expressing their views in the sub-judice Babri Masjid-Ram Temple land dispute and the Hindu side was not observing this, the Supreme Court was told today.
Various Hindu religious bodies on Friday informed the Supreme Court that the Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid dispute was purely a land dispute.
The apex court is hearing 13 appeals filed against the 2010 judgment of the Allahabad High Court that mandated a three-way division of the disputed site in Ayodhya.
The three-judge bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra said that they will take a decision to transfer the case to a five-judge bench, only after hearing the arguments.
Ayodhya dispute: Day after Sri Sri pitches for out of court settlement, AIMPLB general secretary says only court order acceptable
Sri Sri's statement that after court's decision situation of the country can become like Syria and Muslims should leave their claim on Ayodhya is threat to Muslims and the court both.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says if Ram Mandir issue not solved, we will have a Syria in India; Asaduddin Owaisi slams remark
The Art of Living founder, in an interview with a leading television channel, had said that any delay in resolving the Ram temple issue could result in a Syria-like situation in India.
Nadvi said that he will only return to the AIMPLB if four persons including its chief Asaduddin Owaisi and Kamal Faruqui were removed from the board.
Amid Ayodhya dispute, Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf board chief asks AIMPLB to hand over 9 disputed sites to Hindus
The board's chairperson Waseem Rizwi sought the Muslim community to hand over nine mosques across states to Hindus as they were built by the erstwhile Muslim rulers by razing the temples.
Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar gives fresh mediation push, meets UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur
Receiving the spiritual guru with a warm welcome at Gorakhnath temple, the CM had a long close door meeting with Sri Sri.
The Hyderabad MP's remarks came in the backdrop of noted cleric Maulana Syed Salman Husain Nadvi's remarks that shifting of a mosque is possible according to the Sharia (Islamic law).
With the Supreme Court hearing final arguments in the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board said it was ready for negotiations.
All India Muslim Personal Board emphasise land dedicated for Babri Masjid cannot be sold, gifted: Asaduddin Owaisi
Owaisi’s reaction came after the All India Muslim Personal Law Board working committee held a meeting to find a solution to the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi dispute.
A special bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said that it would hear the appeals on March 14 and clarified that it never intended to hear the case on a "day-to-day basis".
This comes after Owaisi questioned how the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and the BJP were pre-empting the decision of the Supreme Court on the case.
Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawad on Sunday urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to hold talks with Sunni Waqf Board too in connection with Ram temple-Babri Masjid dispute.
Sri Sri also said that he had been receiving "positive response" on the matter from several quarters since his visit to Ayodhya last month.
When the Congress party comes across such issues, they will say this was his personal view... Why have you not sacked him (Sibal) so far," Modi asked.