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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to BJP chief Amit Shah: You people have no space here

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to BJP chief Amit Shah: You people have no space here

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday mocked at BJP President Amit Shah, saying his "strength" won't be enough to pull down the Kerala government led by the CPI-M.

Oct 29, 2018, 10:09 AM IST
Sabarimala row: Ruling Kerala leaders are all atheists, want to destroy temple, says BJP

Sabarimala row: Ruling Kerala leaders are all atheists, want to destroy temple, says BJP

The BJP will hold a series of protests on October 30 over the Sabarimala temple row. 

Oct 28, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Former ISRO chief Madhavan Nair joins BJP in Kerala

Former ISRO chief Madhavan Nair joins BJP in Kerala

Madhavan Nair was given the formal membership of the saffron party by BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday.

Oct 28, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Activist Rahul Eashwar among 3,346 protesters arrested for not letting women enter Sabarimala

Activist Rahul Eashwar among 3,346 protesters arrested for not letting women enter Sabarimala

Eashwar was arrested after the police received a complaint stating that he had made provocative remarks over the issue at a press conference in Kochi last week.  

Oct 28, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
Kerala CM takes on Amit Shah, says his remark on Sabarimala is against Constitution

Kerala CM takes on Amit Shah, says his remark on Sabarimala is against Constitution

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday slammed BJP president Amit Shah stating the latter's comment on Sabarimala devotees' arrest are against constitution and law of the land. 

Oct 27, 2018, 18:12 PM IST
Left government be warned, BJP standing like rock with Sabarimala devotees: Amit Shah

Left government be warned, BJP standing like rock with Sabarimala devotees: Amit Shah

"Today in Kerala, there is a struggle going on between religious beliefs and the state government's cruelty."

Oct 27, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
Ashram of priest who backed SC order on entry of women in Sabarimala attacked, CM assures action

Ashram of priest who backed SC order on entry of women in Sabarimala attacked, CM assures action

The attack took place at around 2 AM and two cars and a scooter were burnt, they said, adding the attackers also left a wreath at the ashram.

Oct 27, 2018, 13:07 PM IST
Kerala cracks down on Sabarimala protesters, arrests over 1,400 for opposing women's entry

Kerala cracks down on Sabarimala protesters, arrests over 1,400 for opposing women's entry

The arrests came after Vijayan chaired a high-level meeting yesterday.

Oct 25, 2018, 19:43 PM IST
Agitators had plan to spill blood in Sabarimala to force closure of temple: Activist Easwar

Agitators had plan to spill blood in Sabarimala to force closure of temple: Activist Easwar

Rahul Easwar was arrested along with 19 others a day after the temple opened for monthly pujas on October 17

Oct 24, 2018, 20:01 PM IST
In disaster-hit Kerala, 'shocking' Rs 80 crore apartment plan for MLAs comes under fire

In disaster-hit Kerala, 'shocking' Rs 80 crore apartment plan for MLAs comes under fire

The proposed plan is to demolish an old building in the Legislators Complex located in the heart of the capital city and build a multi-storeyed housing complex in its place.  

Oct 24, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
RSS stopped women from entering Sabarimala, turned shrine into war zone: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

RSS stopped women from entering Sabarimala, turned shrine into war zone: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The famed Sabarimala temple in Kerala has been closed till November 17. 

Oct 23, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Sabarimala temple row: SC to hear all petitions on November 13

Sabarimala temple row: SC to hear all petitions on November 13

The Supreme Court will hear all 19 petitions seeking a review of Kerala's Sabarimala temple verdict on November 13. 

Oct 23, 2018, 11:40 AM IST
Sabarimala temple shut till November 4; SC to decide on petitions seeking review of its verdict on women's entry

Sabarimala temple shut till November 4; SC to decide on petitions seeking review of its verdict on women's entry

The sanctum sacrosanct of the famed temple closed at 10 PM on Monday till and will reopen on November 4.

Oct 23, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
Sabarimala temple to close gates on Monday, 12 women prevented from reaching shrine so far

Sabarimala temple to close gates on Monday, 12 women prevented from reaching shrine so far

Last month, the Supreme Court lifted the ban on entry of women in the menstrual age group of 10 - 50 years of age, sparking a widespread protest among the devotees of Lord Ayyappa. 

Oct 22, 2018, 08:36 AM IST
Sabarimala temple: Six women prevented from reaching the shrine on Day 5

Sabarimala temple: Six women prevented from reaching the shrine on Day 5

At least six women were prevented from the entering the Sabarimala temple Sunday

Oct 21, 2018, 20:54 PM IST
Activist attempts to enter Sabarimala temple, gets expelled from Muslim community

Activist attempts to enter Sabarimala temple, gets expelled from Muslim community

Pookunju said Rehana, who had participated in 'Kiss of Love' agitation and acted nude in a film, "has no right to use a Muslim name".

Oct 21, 2018, 18:45 PM IST
House of activist Rehana Fatima attacked while she was trying to reach Sabarimala Temple

House of activist Rehana Fatima attacked while she was trying to reach Sabarimala Temple

Rehana had made a failed attempt to reach the temple with heavy police protection.

Oct 20, 2018, 17:54 PM IST
'Younger looking woman' made to prove she is beyond menstrual age to enter Sabarimala temple

'Younger looking woman' made to prove she is beyond menstrual age to enter Sabarimala temple

It's been four days since the gates of the Sabarimala temple were opened after the Supreme Court order but women have still not been able to enter the temple. 

Oct 20, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
Day 4 at Sabarimala temple, but women still kept at bay; heavy security in place

Day 4 at Sabarimala temple, but women still kept at bay; heavy security in place

Owing to the huge presence of those protesting against the SC order against the ban on the entry of women in the menstrual age in the temple, heavy security is in place on Saturday too.

Oct 20, 2018, 09:58 AM IST
Travancore Devaswom Board to appeal against Supreme Court's Sabarimala verdict

Travancore Devaswom Board to appeal against Supreme Court's Sabarimala verdict

Travancore Devaswom Board had a meeting to find an amicable solution on Sabarimala row

Oct 19, 2018, 21:10 PM IST