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Sabarimala protests

Kerala govt 'duty-bound' to implement Sabarimala verdict: Governor

Kerala Governor Justice P Sathasivam said state govt had stood for gender equality, social justice and the dignity of toiling masses.

25 Jan 2019 2:44 PM

Massive protests at Sabarimala after 2 women try to enter shrine

The women were identified as Reshma and Sanila, who covered half of 5.5 km trek to shrine but were intercepted by angry devotees.

16 Jan 2019 8:57 AM

Women who entered Sabarimala unable to return home after threats

The women say they have since faced threats from protesters, but that they trusted authorities to keep them safe.

10 Jan 2019 9:07 PM

Sabarimala violence: Peaceful Sunday in Kerala, over 5700 people arrested

Pinarayi Vijayan has asked the BJP national leadership to instruct its cadre in Kerala to stop creating violence in the state

07 Jan 2019 8:14 AM

Kerala minister calls Sabarimala tantri 'Brahmin monster'

Following the entry of women, tantri closed the sanctum sanctorum to perform the 'purification' ceremony.

05 Jan 2019 4:23 PM


Amid Sabarimala flare-up, bombs thrown at Left leaders' homes in Kerala

Kerala has been marred with violence since afternoon of Jan 2, after two middle-aged women managed to enter Sabarimala temple.

05 Jan 2019 10:25 AM

Protesters prevail, 2 women of menstruating age turned back at Sabarimala

Lord Ayyappa devotees held protest outside the residence of Bindu at Perinthalmanna in Malappuram.

24 Dec 2018 11:28 AM

Undeterred by protests, 2 women below 50 years start trek to Sabarimala

The women were earlier stopped at Appachimedu by protesters, who were later removed by police.

24 Dec 2018 10:32 AM

Sabarimala: Activist Rehana Fathima held for 'hurting religious sentiments'

The activist was booked on a complaint by Radhakrishna Menon, alleging that some of her FB posts hurt religious sentiments.

27 Nov 2018 4:12 PM

Pon Radhakrishnan on way to Sabarimala, gets into war of words with top cop

IPS officer Yatish Chandra said the minister could travel in his official vehicle, however, he opted to travel in a state-run KSRTC bus.

21 Nov 2018 2:43 PM


BJP to intensify protests against Vijayan-led govt on Sabarimala issue

The BJP alleged that it was 'police raj' in Sabarimala and asserted that it would intensify its campaign.

20 Nov 2018 7:58 PM

RSS-BJP running 'political project' in Kerala in name of Sabarimala: CPI(M)

Yechury alleged that the actions of RSS-BJP were "anti-Hindu devotees" as they were preventing them from praying in the temple.

17 Nov 2018 7:39 PM

Please do not desecrate Sabarimala temple: Shashi Tharoor to BJP, RSS

Tharoor said Sabarimala situation calls for 'extensive consultations and discussions among all stakeholders' rather than 'political drama'.

09 Nov 2018 2:35 PM

BJP begins dawn-to-dusk hunger strike over arrest of Sabarimala protesters

BJP took out marches to offices of Superintendent of Police in all district headquarters to condemn government for arresting agitators.

30 Oct 2018 2:03 PM

Rahul Easwar arrested for ‘spilling blood on Sabarimala premises’ remark

Easwar had claimed that 20 devotees opposing entry of women were ready to inflict knife injuries on themselves on temple premises.

28 Oct 2018 3:18 PM


BJP stands like rock with Sabarimala devotees: Amit Shah on over 2,000 arrests

'We will always be there for the people of Kerala and the devotees of Lord Ayappa,' Amit Shah said.

27 Oct 2018 2:10 PM

Kerala HC raps govt, says heavy price to be paid if innocent devotees are held

Police have arrested more than 1,400 people in connection with Sabarimala protests and registered 450 cases over the past few days.

26 Oct 2018 8:47 PM

Kerala Police releases photos of over 200 suspected protesters at Sabarimala

Special teams would be formed in all districts to identify the suspects whose photographs were released on Wednesday, police sources said.

25 Oct 2018 3:00 PM

Activist Rehana ousted from Muslim group for attempting Sabarimala trek

The Kerala Muslim Jama'ath Council expelled her for 'hurting the sentiments of lakhs of Hindu devotees'.

21 Oct 2018 5:20 PM

Dalit activist aborts Sabarimala trek after rain, cops to verify background

SP Manju, general secretary of Kerala Dalit Mahila Federation, began her last 5 km journey to enter the temple on Saturday.

20 Oct 2018 8:22 PM