The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear on January 22 a batch of review petitions against its verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into the Sabarimala temple.The apex court said however that there will be no stay on the September 28 verdict which allowed entry of women in the shrine.
Ananth Kumar was accorded a state funeral with 21-gun salute and guard of honour on Tuesday. The Union minister for parliamentary affairs died on Monday at a private hospital in Bengaluru due to multiple organ failure. read more
Doordarshan cameraman, who lost his life in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada, was given guard of honour in Odisha’s Balangir today. Doordarshan News Director Kripa Shankar Yadav said, “From the side of DD News, Doordarshan has arranged Rs 10 lakh for the bereaved family.” (HT Correspondent)read more
On his three-nation tour of Africa, PM Narendra Modi arrived in Rwanda on Monday where he was greeted by a guard of honour and folk dance. Modi inspected the guard of honour and was greeted by a military band and folk dancers soon after he landed in Kigali, Rwanda. (HT Correspondent)read more
After clinching a seventh league title in 10 years last Sunday, Barcelona’s only incentive is to finish the La Liga season without losing a game. Bitter rivals Real Madrid are their next hurdle read more
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has ruled out a guard of honour for La Liga rivals Barcelona. The Catalans are 13 points ahead with eight games remaining and could be crowned champions before May’s El Clasico. read more