Sunni Waqf Board

Varanasi: Waqf board plea on Gyanwapi dispute admitted by dist court, hearing on November 12

The Central Sunni Waqf Board had filed the revision plea in the court on September 18, pleading that the case was related to the waqf tribunal and therefore it should be heard by Lucknow Waqf court.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Trust for building mosque on five-acre land in Ayodhya setting up office

The five-acre land allocated to the Sunni Waqf Board falls in Dhannipur village under Sohawal tehsil in Ayodhya district.

published on : 6th August 2020

UP minister Mohsin Raza alleges graft in Waqf boards

Reacting to the missing audit files of the two boards, the minister said that the collusion of officials was responsible for the recent loss of important documents in the case.

published on : 12th March 2020

Sunni Waqf Board accepts alternative five-acre land near Ayodhya

The Board said it did not have the option to reject the alternative piece of land given to it under the Supreme Court's Ayodhya verdict.

published on : 21st February 2020

Yogi govt allots 5 acres of land for mosque 20 kilometres from Ayodhya

The government spokesman said that the proposal was in compliance with the SC verdict on November 9 that said that five acres of land is to be given to the Muslim side for mosque construction.

published on : 5th February 2020

Sunnis' acceptance of five acres does not represent decision of all Muslims of India: AIMPLB

The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday allotted five acres of land in Ayodhya district to the Sunni Central Waqf Board as directed by the Supreme Court.

published on : 5th February 2020

Senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan draws praise for his arguments in Ayodhya land dispute

Dhavan, a doyen of legal profession who represented the Muslim parties during the Ayodhya case, had given up practice after a courtroom spat two years ago but he reconsidered his decision later.

published on : 10th November 2019

Ayodhya dispute: Shia cleric urges CM Adityanath to hold talks with Sunni waqf board

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.

published on : 17th December 2017

Kapil Sibal again issues clarification on Ayodhya issue, targets PM Narendra Modi

While doing so, Kapil Sibal made the documents of the Supreme Court public and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he thought the chief justice of India was wrong.

published on : 7th December 2017

Ayodhya dispute: Kapil Sibal clarifies he never represented Sunni Waqf Board in court

Senior lawyer and Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday clarified he never represented the Sunni Waqf Board in the ongoing long-standing Ayodhya matter in the Supreme Court.

published on : 6th December 2017

Ayodhya dispute: Not in favour of shifting hearing to 2019, says Sunni Waqf Board

Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for the Sunni Waqf Board, had, however, said in the apex court yesterday that the appeals be heard in July 2019 after the completion of the next Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 6th December 2017

Ayodhya dispute: PM Modi lauds Sunni Waqf Board for distancing from Kapil Sibal's statement

The Sunni Central Waqf Board disowned Sibal as its counsel and said that, in its opinion, the Ayodhya tangle should be resolved at the earliest.

published on : 6th December 2017

Waqf Board dissolution: State Waqf and Haj minister blames former minister Azam Khan

THE Uttar Pradesh government’s decision to dissolve the Shia and Sunni Waqf Boards in the State follows complains against former cabinet minister Azam Khan, his wife, the Central Waqf Council, claimed

published on : 16th June 2017