The Sabarimala Karma Samiti (SKS) said it will continue the struggle against the dilution until its “gets justice” as the umbrella group organized a meeting of the temple’s devotees in Thiruvananthapuram. read more
The row erupted over flaws in the actual age of some of the 51 women, whom the counsel had referred to in the list as “banned” -- on account of they being of menstruating age group of 10 to 50 years -- who prayed at the temple this season. read more
Following threats by hardline groups Bindu Ammini, 40, a law lecturer at Kerala’s Kannur University and Kanakadurga, 39, a civil servant, had gone into hiding for almost two weeks after entering the hill shrine. read more
Reshma and Sanila, residents of Kannur, covered almost half of the 5.5-kilometre trek to the hilltop shrine but were intercepted by angry devotees in the morning. They used the lean time in the early hours to dodge protesters and started trekking at... read more
Army soldiers march past during the Army Day Parade at Carriappa Parade Ground in New Delhi. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted soldiers on the occasion of Army Day, saying the nation is proud of their grit and determination. “I bow to their courage and bravery,” he tweeted.