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sabarimala temple row


SC verdict allowing entry of women to Sabarimala not 'final word': CJI Bobde

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.

Kerala Chief Electoral Officer warns parties: Don’t invoke Sabarimala issue

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.

Kerala: I&B staffer becomes first woman to reach Agasthyakoodam peak

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.

BJP MP wants women’s entry in Sabarimala, says majority of SC/STs support 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.

Inside Sabarimala: Kanakadurga and Bindu, since Supreme Court lifted age restriction

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.

Kerala: Thousands of devotees take part in ‘Ayyappa Jyothi’

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.

Kerala: 11 Sabarimala-bound women forced to return amid protest

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.

Sabarimala row: Man dies after setting himself on fire near BJP agitation venue

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.

Sabarimala row: Kerala govt moves SC against HC decision to form 3-member panel

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.

Sabarimala temple row: Kerala govt moves Supreme Court seeking transfer of cases from HC

December 04, 2018 2:32 am

The transfer plea said the petitions filed in the High Court were “ prevent” it “from implementing the judgment” of the apex court lifting age restrictions on entry of women to the hill shrine.


Sabarimala gates opened for women but protesters deny them entry

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.