Social South India Women

Prohibitory orders in Sabarimala to remain ; Tantri can act only in accordance with rules : Kerala Govt

The LDF government in Kerala on Thursday made it clear that the prohibitory orders imposed at the Sabarimala temple cannot be withdrawn now, even as the ‘Satyagraha’ by three opposition UDF MLAs at the state Assembly against the curbs, entered its fourth day.   The lawmakers V S Sivakumar (Congress), Parakkal Abdullah (Indian Union Muslim Read More…

High Court Social South India Women

BJP leader imposed 25000 Rs fine for wasting High court time on Sabarimala

Kerala High Court rejected the PIL filed by the BJP leader Sobha Surendran against the alleged police action in Sabarimala   Additionally, the court also imposed a fine of ₹ 25,000 on the BJP general secretary of Kerala Sobha Surendran for the baseless accusations against the police in the petition. Surendran’s lawyer apologised in the Read More…

Politics South India Supreme Court Women

600 km long Women Wall to support women entry in Sabarimala : Kerala CM

Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, announcing 600-km long Women Wall on Saturday said, “”No one can push back the progressive society of Kerala into the dark ages.” He was speaking after a meeting with over 50 socio-cultural organisations in Thiruvanantha puram, reports PTI.   “Great Wall of Kerala, to prevent the state from sliding back into Read More…

Environment South India

Center Sends 33 Cr Invoice to Kerala Government for rescue operation during kerala flood

India rejected an offer by the United Arab Emirates government On 22nd August, to give US$100 million to a special fund for Kerala state after its floods which killed several people.   The move came despite calls to accept the Gulf state’s largesse by Kerala’s chief minister who has pleaded for more aid than India’s Read More…

Culture Politics South India Travel

IPS Officer Yatish Chandra Stops Union Minister

Pon Radhakrishnan, MoS  finance minister at the Modi Government centre,  didn’t have imagined what is store for him   when he reached the Nilakkal base camp near the temple with a group of BJP activists on Wednesday  As his private vehicle reached Sabarimala temple which is in the middle of a huge row over the Read More…

Politics South India Women

Kerala Government efforts to reach consensus amongst parties for women entry of all ages fails

Kerala Government all-party meeting called on Thursday to resolve the stand-off over permitting women of menstrual age into the Sabarimala shrine failed to cut any ice amongst  political parties in kerala  with the Kerala government firm on implementing the Supreme Court order but the  Opposition walking out in protest. After the nearly three-hour long meeting, Read More…

Social Supreme Court Women

Sabarimala case: SC refuses to stay verdict and posted case on Jan 22 2019

In a major setback to tradition seeking Hindus The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay its verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into the Sabarimala temple but agreed to hear in open court on January 22 a batch of review petitions in the matter. The review petitions against the September 28 Read More…