Ram Setu

Demolish or protect? SC tells Modi government to clear stand on Ram Setu

Demolish or protect? SC tells Modi government to clear stand on Ram Setu

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to clear its stand on the Ram Setu case within six weeks. 

Nov 13, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
Ram Setu structure `natural` or `man-made`? Experts from across India will be part of research team

Ram Setu structure `natural` or `man-made`? Experts from across India will be part of research team

As per Indian mythology, Ram Setu or Adam's Bridge was built by an army of monkeys for Lord Rama and his warriors to cross over to Lanka.

Mar 25, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's  pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu is a continuous stretch of limestone shoals that runs from Pamban Island near Rameshwaram in South India to Mannar Island off the northern coast of Sri Lanka. 

Mar 24, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
You don't need to worry, come to us if govt touches Ram Setu: SC to Subramanian Swamy

You don't need to worry, come to us if govt touches Ram Setu: SC to Subramanian Swamy

Hindu believers consider Ram Setu as the structure that Lord Rama and his army of apes and monkeys built to reach Ravana`s Lanka.

Feb 04, 2016, 12:26 PM IST

Exclusive: A visit to Ram Setu and Ketheeswaram temple in Sri Lanka

A visit to Ram Setu and Ketheeswaram temple in Sri Lanka.

Oct 22, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Embark on a journey to Ram Setu, Sri Lanka-Part 2

Ram Sethu, also known as Sethusamudram and Adam’s Bridge is a stretch of limestone shoals that runs from Pamban Island near Rameshwaram in South India to Mannar Island off the northern coast of Sri

Mar 11, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Embark on a journey to Ram Setu, Sri Lanka

Ram Sethu, also known as Sethusamudram and Adam’s Bridge is a stretch of limestone shoals that runs from Pamban Island near Rameshwaram in South India to Mannar Island off the northern coast of Sri

Mar 11, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

PM Modi departs for Mauritius after a successful Seychelles trip

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday concluded a successful trip to Seychelles, departing for Mauritius for the second leg of his five-day, three-nation tour of the Indian Ocean island nations

Mar 11, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

Won`t break Ram Setu, have four alternatives: Nitin Gadkari

The issue of Ram Setu came up for a discussion in Lok Sabha on Thursday where the Centre assured the lawmakers that it will not be dismantled and the government will explore others alternatives suggested by various expert committees.

Aug 14, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

Expedite implementation of Sethusamudram project: DMK

DMK urged Centre to expedite implementation of Sethusamudram Shipping Canal Project and welcomed Union Government`s proposal to file a petition against the stay on the work given by the Supreme Court.

Aug 31, 2013, 23:08 PM IST

Demand for SSCP not aimed at publicity: Karunanidhi

Making a strong pitch for the multi-million rupees Setusamudram Shipping Canal project, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Monday said such mega size projects will ensure national development.

Jul 08, 2013, 14:35 PM IST

Nothing in Setusamudram project that could offend Hindus: Karunanidhi

DMK`s M Karunanidhi who made controversial remarks in on Setusamudram project that involves dredging of Ram Setu or Adams Bridge claimed there was nothing that could offend Hindus and slammed opponents.

May 06, 2013, 21:46 PM IST

Ram Setu issue rocks Rajya Sabha

The issue of Ram Setu rocked Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with BJP asking the government to withdraw its affidavit given in court on plans to dismantle it, leading to acrimonious exchanges and consequent adjournment of the House.

Feb 26, 2013, 14:16 PM IST

Karuna slams BJP, AIADMK over stand on Sethu project

Karunanidhi flayed BJP and AIADMK for their stand on Sethusamudram project.

Feb 24, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

Cauvery issue is political, can be sorted out: Uma

As the Cauvery water row between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka is hottening up, senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Sunday said that the issue was more in political nature and can be sorted out.

Jul 29, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

Will move court on Ram Setu issue: VHP

VHP Monday said it would move court to get Ram Setu declared a national monument and slammed the Congress led UPA govt for shifting to the Supreme Court, the task of taking a decision on the matter.

Apr 23, 2012, 16:10 PM IST

Honour commitment of people of TN: DMK on Ram Setu

DMK strongly batted for the Sethusamudram project demanding that the Centre
"expedite" the judicial process.

Mar 29, 2012, 21:09 PM IST

Complete Setusamudram project at earliest: DMK

According to the DMK the project is unique and was launched with the aim of providing an economic uplift to the southern peninsular Indian region.

Mar 29, 2012, 14:30 PM IST