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Sabarimala temple closes today, media asked to vacate over attack warnings

In last five days, ten women between 10-50 years have been stopped by protesters from entering 800-year-old shrine.

22 Oct 2018 10:10 AM

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

Will do everything possible to implement SC verdict: Kerala IG on Sabarimala row

Security near shrine has been stepped up following volatile situation after few women unsuccessfully tried to enter with police protection.

21 Oct 2018 2:31 PM

2 more women stopped from climbing Sabarimala hills, forced to return

The protestors chanting Ayyappa mantra stopped 2 Andhra women, said to be in their 40s, at the foothills itself.

21 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

Oh Lord, what crimes are committed in thy name

Faith has prevailed over reasonableness. Women of all ages were allowed entry to the Sabarimala shrine of Lord Ayyappa by the Supreme Court.

21 Oct 2018 12:08 AM


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

No one must interfere with Sabarimala temple traditions, says Rajinikanth

The actor also indicated that caution should be exercised when it came to matters of religion and related rituals.

20 Oct 2018 3:39 PM

Woman halted at Sabarimala over age rumours, let in after proving she is 52

The situation turned tense as devotees gathered to protest against the woman's entry into the temple.

20 Oct 2018 3:22 PM

'Will visit again after I turn 50': 9-yr-old girl with placard at Sabarimala

Janani's father said 'he won't like it' if his daughter visits Sabarimala before she is 50.

20 Oct 2018 12:25 PM

Sabarimala is South's Ayodhya, says Vishwa Hindu Parishad

Vinod Bansal was responding to comparison drawn by Yechury between violence in Sabarimala and uproar during Babri Masjid demolition.

20 Oct 2018 10:04 AM


T’gana journo returns from brink of history

Three women on Friday tried to make history but were not allowed to enter the temple. Tension continues at Sabarimala.

20 Oct 2018 12:54 AM

Centre’s advisory to Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka on Sabarimala protests

Union Home Ministry asked 3 states to closely monitor dissemination of various 'adverse' messages through social media and Internet.

19 Oct 2018 5:20 PM

My life is in danger: Women activist, after being turned back from Sabarimala

Rehana Fatima's house in Kochi was vandalised by unidentified miscreants on Friday morning.

19 Oct 2018 2:11 PM

Ritualistic disaster: Top cop after 2 women returned from Sabarimala temple

'While we were waiting, tantri informed that if we attempt to take women ahead they would close temple,' IG Sreejith said.

19 Oct 2018 12:46 PM

Undeterred by protests, 2 women trek to Sabarimala temple amid tight security

After reaching Sabarimala temple, the women have to climb 18 steps to the sanctum sanctorum, and walk into history.

19 Oct 2018 9:12 AM


Won’t close Sabarimala temple, but request women not to come: Head priest

Sabarimala head priest urged everyone not to turn temple complex, poonkavanam (garden) of Lord Ayyappa into a ‘war zone’.

19 Oct 2018 8:34 AM

Kerala CM blames RSS for Sabarimala violence, BJP demands probe

'RSS is trying to destroy the Lord Ayyappa shrine by unleashing terror,' Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan alleged.

18 Oct 2018 5:35 PM

Sabarimala temple opening day 2: Section 144 imposed after protests

Several outfits called for a 12-hour shutdown. Most of the shops are shut and vehicles are off the roads.

18 Oct 2018 10:57 AM

Sabarimala: Kerala’s duty is to enforce SC verdict

It’s the Kerala government’s huge responsibility to ensure that worship at Lord Ayyappa’s Sabarimala shrine goes on peacefully.

17 Oct 2018 12:18 AM

The Sabarimala Conundrum

The hysterical response of some women believers indicates that most of them don’t even realize they’re discriminated against.

12 Oct 2018 12:18 AM