December 05, 2019 4:49 pm
The remark by the SC bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, came when senior advocate Indira Jaising, appearing for a woman devotee, Bindu Ammini, alleged violation of the 2018 apex court verdict.
March 12, 2019 3:24 am
The CEO said a meeting would be held with representatives of all parties on Tuesday in which the issue would be discussed at length.
January 16, 2019 3:32 pm
The Kerala High Court recently lifted a restriction on women undertaking the annual trek. Sanal said the Agasthyakoodam trek is far tougher than other treks and only physically fit women should participate in it.
January 03, 2019 6:47 am
Raj said that as chairman of All India Confederation of SC/ST Organisations, he would oppose attempts against the implementation of the apex court order.
January 03, 2019 10:00 am
On Wednesday the two women did not face any opposition from devotees inside the shrine, although their move later triggered protests and calls for a hartal.
December 27, 2018 12:02 pm
The event, organised under the aegis of the Sabarimala Action Council (SAC), was backed by the BJP and was held to counter the Women’s Wall planned by the state government.
December 24, 2018 7:07 am
The 11-member group reached Pamba early morning via road from Chennai, braving protests and threats from devotees and organisations opposed to the recent Supreme Court verdict allowing entry to women of all ages at the temple.
December 14, 2018 4:06 am
BJP Thiruvananthapuram district president S Suresh said that Nair was not a BJP activist and the hartal is being observed as a mark of respect towards Nair who died protesting against the CPI(M) government’s approach towards Sabarimala pilgrims.
December 07, 2018 4:08 am
The HC order came as a setback to the Pinarayi Vijayan government which had mobilised a huge contingent of police at Sabarimala, purportedly to implement the SC verdict.
December 04, 2018 2:32 am
The transfer plea said the petitions filed in the High Court were “attempts...to prevent” it “from implementing the judgment” of the apex court lifting age restrictions on entry of women to the hill shrine.
June 22, 2020 6:13 pm
The gates of the Sabarimala temple were opened to women of all ages on Wednesday, but protesters blocked the devotees from entering the shrine and warned them of consequences.