April 08, 2018 1:37 pm
The bridge has been at the centre of a controversy, especially since the Sethusamudram shipping canal project was mooted by the UPA government.
December 13, 2017 8:23 pm
"The research has supported what the BJP has been claiming all along...The setu is part of our cultural heritage," Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said
September 15, 2015 12:53 am
The causeway across the Palk Strait could become the most powerful symbol of South Asia’s new regionalism.
August 15, 2014 1:30 am
He also said the Centre will convene a meeting of top officials of Naxal affected states to chalk out a development strategy.
February 23, 2013 6:09 pm
This is an issue related to Hindu sentiments and beliefs,said Ravi Shankar Prasad.
February 23, 2013 5:32 pm
Ram Setu is mythical bridge on which Lord Ram and his army crossed sea to invade Ravan's kingdom.
July 03, 2012 12:58 am
R K Pachauri has said its studies have found that an alternative route for ships
April 20, 2012 3:19 am
The Centre came up with a blank on whether to declare Ram Setu in the Palk Strait a national monument,leaving the Supreme Court with no option but to interpret the governments silence as its unwillingness to take a position this way or the other
April 19, 2012 12:39 am
A Bench of Justices H L Dattu and A R Dave on March 29 granted two weeks to the Centre to state whether or not Ram Setu can be declared a national monument.
March 29, 2012 12:08 pm
The Supreme Court has posted the matter for further hearing on April 19.