India, Nov. 9 -- The Supreme Court will on Saturday pronounce its verdict on the decades-old Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi title dispute case. Security has been tightened across the city and schools and colleges would remain shut on in view of the verdict.

Here are the important developments in the temple-mosque issue through the years:

* 1528: Babri Masjid is built under India's first Mughal ruler Babar. Many Hindus, including Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), say it was built over an 11th-century Hindu temple

* 1853: First recorded violent conflict over the temple-mosque issue between Hindus and Muslims takes place. The Nawab of Awadh Wajid Ali Shah tackles the problem

* 1885: A Hindu priest files petition for building a temple next to the mos...