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BJP tweets video of protest in Kerala, deletes soon after getting trolled

BJP tweets video of protest in Kerala, deletes soon after getting trolled

A BJP delegation had met Kerala Governor P Sathasivam and sought his urgent intervention to ensure peace and tranquillity returns to Sabarimala. 

Dec 03, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
Man stabs 9-year-old brother alleging mother's preferential treatment to him

Man stabs 9-year-old brother alleging mother's preferential treatment to him

Nabeel Ibrahim, a micro-biology student, was arrested from the hospital where two of his brothers were admitted after the incident that took place this morning.

Dec 03, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
BJP MPs send 'SOS' to Kerala Governor seeking urgent intervention in Sabarimala stand-off

BJP MPs send 'SOS' to Kerala Governor seeking urgent intervention in Sabarimala stand-off

The letter comes amid announcement by CM Pinarayi Vijayan that a 'women wall' would be formed on January 1 from Kasargode district to the state capital pledging support to the stand of the Kerala

Dec 02, 2018, 17:13 PM IST
Sabarimala row: 2 women pilgrims stopped by devotees midway to Lord Ayyappa shrine

Sabarimala row: 2 women pilgrims stopped by devotees midway to Lord Ayyappa shrine

Navojamma, 26, and Kripavathi, 42, from Guntur and Godavari districts respectively were on their way to offer prayers at the hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa.

Dec 02, 2018, 00:35 AM IST
Sabarimala row: BJP Kerala General Secretary AN Radhakrishnan to observe hunger strike from December 3

Sabarimala row: BJP Kerala General Secretary AN Radhakrishnan to observe hunger strike from December 3

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Kerala General Secretary A N Radhakrishnan has decided to sit on an indefinite hunger strike from December 3 over the Sabarimala temple women entry issue. He will

Dec 01, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
LDF bags 21 seats, UDF 12 in local body polls in Kerala

LDF bags 21 seats, UDF 12 in local body polls in Kerala

The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) came second with 12 seats, the results of which were announced on Friday.

Nov 30, 2018, 23:59 PM IST
No protests, demonstrations should be held at Sabarimala: Kerala High Court

No protests, demonstrations should be held at Sabarimala: Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court Tuesday ordered that no protests or demonstrations should be held at Sabarimala, holding that it was not a place for such activities.

Nov 27, 2018, 22:41 PM IST
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Centre for 'denying' funds to flood-hit Kerala

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan lashes out at Centre for 'denying' funds to flood-hit Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday lashed out at the Centre for allegedly showing indifference in granting aid for the rebuilding initiatives of the state, which had suffered the

Nov 23, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
Steady flow of pilgrims at shrine, CM Pinarayi Vijayan slams sangh parivar

Steady flow of pilgrims at shrine, CM Pinarayi Vijayan slams sangh parivar

The Sabarimala shrine witnessed a steady flow of devotees on Friday, even as Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan came out in support of a senior IPS officer who was allegedly embroiled in a spat

Nov 23, 2018, 23:49 PM IST
No police provocation in Sabarimala: Kerala government tells high court

No police provocation in Sabarimala: Kerala government tells high court

The Kerala government on Thursday filed an affidavit in the Kerala High Court in connection with the recent incidents of violence outside Sabarimala Temple. 

Nov 23, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
Kerala nun rape: Priest warned by church for protesting against accused bishop

Kerala nun rape: Priest warned by church for protesting against accused bishop

Father Vattoly, who himself did not reportedly take part in the protest, was warned of ecclesiastical action in case of disobedience.

Nov 22, 2018, 12:04 PM IST
RSS behaving like Taliban, Khalistan terrorists: CPM on Sabarimala row

RSS behaving like Taliban, Khalistan terrorists: CPM on Sabarimala row

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had also alleged that the Sangh Parivar was making the pilgrims 'scapegoats'.

Nov 21, 2018, 11:18 AM IST
Senior Congress leader and Wayanad MP MI Shanavas dies after prolonged illness

Senior Congress leader and Wayanad MP MI Shanavas dies after prolonged illness

Congress Kerala working president and Wayanad lawmaker MI Shanavas died in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, on Wednesday after a prolonged illness. 

Nov 21, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
Sabarimala temple row: Protests in Kerala over late night police crackdown and detention of right-wing activists

Sabarimala temple row: Protests in Kerala over late night police crackdown and detention of right-wing activists

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has made it clear that the Left government was with the believers.

Nov 19, 2018, 16:38 PM IST
Cyclone Gaja: Death toll rises to 45, protests break out over relief work

Cyclone Gaja: Death toll rises to 45, protests break out over relief work

Palainiswami said 1.7 lakh trees had been uprooted, 735 cattle died, 1.17 lakh houses damaged and 88,102 hectare agricultural land affected in six districts due to the cyclone.

Nov 19, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
Fresh protests in Sabarimala, 28 devotees taken into preventive custody

Fresh protests in Sabarimala, 28 devotees taken into preventive custody

Due to the early incidents of violence at the hill-top shrine, the police had imposed strict restrictions for devotees at Sannidhanam, including not allowing them to stay back in the night.

Nov 19, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
BJP, RSS protest outside Kerala CM's house against detention of Sabarimala devotees

BJP, RSS protest outside Kerala CM's house against detention of Sabarimala devotees

The protesters were taken into preventive custody on Sunday night at the Sabarimala Temple.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:55 AM IST
Attack on CPI(M) leader's son, daughter-in-law in Kerala; one arrested

Attack on CPI(M) leader's son, daughter-in-law in Kerala; one arrested

Nikithas, son of party district secretary P Mohanan, suffered head injuries and Manomi was also injured.

Nov 18, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
Is being BJP member a crime? BJP protests after party leader barred from entering Sabarimala

Is being BJP member a crime? BJP protests after party leader barred from entering Sabarimala

Protesting against the action against the party leader, BJP questioned if it was a crime to be associated with the party. 

Nov 18, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
Sabarimala row: BJP leader remanded to 14-day judicial custody, moved to sub-jail

Sabarimala row: BJP leader remanded to 14-day judicial custody, moved to sub-jail

Surendran, who had 'Irrumudikettu" (holy bundle of offerings for Lord Ayyappa) was taken into custody from Nilackal on Saturday night

Nov 18, 2018, 10:05 AM IST