April 06, 2021 8:24 am
Back in 2018, in the shadow of the Supreme Court’s order to allow women of all ages to enter the temple, Konni witnessed violent protests and arrest of hundreds.
March 27, 2021 7:42 am
The Opposition hopes to use the issue to push the CPM, particularly popular Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, into a corner.
February 07, 2021 1:15 pm
The party released a draft of the proposed legislation even as the LDF government finds itself again in a bind over the issue.
October 16, 2020 3:21 pm
The state government and the Travancore Devaswom Board, that administers the shrine, has strengthened safety arrangements to manage pilgrim crowds at a time when Kerala is experiencing a major spike in infections.
June 12, 2020 1:32 am
There are around 3,000 temples in Kerala under the five devaswoms, which are temple affairs body controlled by the state government.
March 28, 2020 11:01 am
Where immediacy is pre-eminent so that fait accompli may not be created (as with the validity of the Kashmir notifications, the CAA and the electoral bonds), there have been no effective hearings at the interim stage. Thus, the status quo slowly cements itself.
February 11, 2020 9:11 am
A ruling on Constitutional morality and the extent to which courts can review personal laws and religious rights furthers the legal discussion on the Uniform Civil Code.
February 11, 2020 6:22 am
It framed seven issues to be taken up by the court and fixed February 17 to start the hearing on day-to-day basis.
January 14, 2020 9:55 am
Sabarimala Temple Issue in Supreme Court Today Highlights: The top court on January 6 had notified that the petition by Indian Young Lawyers Association, seeking review of its 2018 Sabarimala judgment, had been listed.
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.
June 22, 2020 6:06 pm
A day after two women entered Sabarimala, several pro-Hindutva outfits have called for a statewide shutdown. The outfit backed by RSS opposes the Supreme Court verdict that lifted the ban on women of all ages in the temple.
June 22, 2020 6:06 pm
Two women have entered the Sabarimala temple. Videos show them climbing up the hill and entering the sanctum.
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.
June 22, 2020 6:15 pm
Justice Indu Malhotra said that it is not for courts to determine which religious practices are to be struck down.