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Sabarimala row

Sabarimala top priest gets 2 more weeks to explain ‘purification rituals’

The decision came a day after Lord Ayyappa Temple was closed marking culmination of over 2-months long tumultuous annual pilgrimage season.

21 Jan 2019 2:27 PM

'One of the most shameful conduct': PM Modi slams Kerala govt over Sabarimala

'We knew communists don't respect Indian history, culture but nobody imagined that they will have such hatred, PM Modi said.

15 Jan 2019 6:39 PM

Can’t take ‘open-and-shut’ stand on Sabarimala, says Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi said the issue is 'much more complicated' and he would leave it to the people of Kerala to decide on the matter.

14 Jan 2019 10:39 AM

Oppn disrupts Kerala Assembly over Sabarimala for fourth consecutive day

BJP was agitating in front of the secretariat, Congress-led UDF MLAs were observing a 'Satyagraha' at the Assembly

03 Dec 2018 3:07 PM

Sabarimala row: Kerala Assembly disrupted by Oppn for second consecutive day

With placards, opposition MLAs gathered in front of Speaker's chamber, raising 'protect Sabarimala' slogans and against Kerala CM Vijayan.

29 Nov 2018 12:13 PM


Clashes at Sabarimala after woman reaches near temple, cameraman hurt

The woman identified as Lalitha, was forced to show her Aadhaar card to prove her age and police confirmed that she is 52 years old.

06 Nov 2018 9:02 AM

Sabarimala shrine opens, no women of 10-50 enter

30-year-old woman at base camp; shrine a fortress.

06 Nov 2018 12:45 AM

30-year-old woman seeks protection to enter Sabarimala temple as door opens

The woman, Anju, identified herself as a native of Cherthala in Alappuzha district.

05 Nov 2018 8:55 PM

'Sabarimala priest asked me before barring women’: BJP leader

'Sabarimala issue is a golden opportunity for us,' Kerala BJP chief P S Sreedharan Pillai had told party workers.

05 Nov 2018 7:20 PM

Sabarimala temple opens for special puja amid tight security

In anticipation of protests, prohibitory orders have been issued for the base towns of Pamba, Nilakkal, Erumeli and Elavunkal.

05 Nov 2018 5:39 PM


Like Sabarimala, a 34-yr-old Kali puja pandal in Kolkata doesn’t allow women

'We wish to maintain rule which say if any woman enters pandal during puja, there will be a tragedy in our locality,' puja committee said.

05 Nov 2018 2:24 PM

Devotees begin trek towards Sabarimala shrine amid tight security

Pathanamthitta district administration has imposed Section 144 in Sannidhanam, Pamba, Nilakkal, and Elavunkal till Nov 6.

05 Nov 2018 1:45 PM

Tight security in Sabarimala as temple opens for special prayer today

Orders banning assembly of four or more people have been imposed in Sabarimala and nearby areas, police said Sunday.

05 Nov 2018 8:28 AM

Heavy security at Sabarimala as temple to open for special prayer tomorrow

Police has not received a request from any woman (age groups 10 to 50) for security assistance to visit the sanctum sanctorum.

04 Nov 2018 9:17 PM

'Not free to have own view as woman,' says Smriti on sanitary pad comment

The Union Minister commented along the lines of the ban on women of menstruating age entering Sabarimala shrine.

23 Oct 2018 7:44 PM


‘Will you take blood-soaked pad to friend’s?’: Smriti Irani on Sabarimala row

Union Minister Smriti Irani said that everyone has to right to pray but not right to desecrate.

23 Oct 2018 2:36 PM