Assessments

In India, a Long-Running Religious Fight Nears a Crucial Day in Court

Oct 18, 2019 | 09:00 GMT
A Dec. 9, 2018, rally in New Delhi calling for the construction of a Hindu temple on the site of the demolished Babri Mosque.

A Dec. 9, 2018, rally in New Delhi calling for the construction of a Hindu temple on the site of the demolished Babri Mosque.

(SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

A landmark Indian Supreme Court decision due by Nov. 17 could advance a core goal of the Hindu nationalist movement at the cost of exacerbating Hindu-Muslim tensions. The case traces its origins to 1992, when thousands of Hindu activists razed the historic Babri Mosque in Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh, touching...

Connected Content

Regions & Countries

Article Search

Copyright © Stratfor Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.

Stratfor Worldview

OUR COMMITMENT

To empower members to confidently understand and navigate a continuously changing and complex global environment.

GET THE MOBILE APPGoogle Play