Post Tagged with: "sabarimala"

10 Ayyappa pilgrims from Medak killed in TN mishap

10 Ayyappa pilgrims from Medak killed in TN mishap

HYDERABAD: A pall of gloom descended on four villages of Narsapur mandal in Medak district after 10 Ayyappa pilgrims on their way home were killed and five others injured when their tempo collided head-on with a truck in Pudukottai district of on Sunday. The incident happened around 3pm while they […]

Narendra Nayak re-elected president of Indian Rationalist Association

Narendra Nayak re-elected president of Indian Rationalist Association

MANGALURU: , president, Federation of Indian , has been re-elected as the president of the Association again at its 11th general body held at Ukku Nagaram, Vishakpattanam on Sunday. Nayak said during the meet major resolutions were passed that include condemning attacks , threats and filing false cases on rationalists; […]

‘Ban on women at Sabarimala is scientific’

‘Ban on women at Sabarimala is scientific’

BELAGAVI: Sriram Sene chief Pramod condemned the three women aged between 10 and 50 for entering the Ayyappa temple in Sabarim ala. At Ghatprabha on Saturday, he said the trio were responsible for the violence that took place in . Mutalik said, “Our forefathers have made the tradition banning women […]

10 Hindu outfit cadres arrested for trying to burn Kerala CM’s effigy

10 Hindu outfit cadres arrested for trying to burn Kerala CM’s effigy

COIMBATORE: Ten Naam Hindukkal Katchi members were arrested for attempting to burn the effigy of chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan at Singanallur here on Saturday for allowing women below 50 years age to enter . They were also booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code as they scuffled with […]

33-year-old woman knocked down, run over by truck

33-year-old woman knocked down, run over by truck

COIMBATORE: A 33-year-old woman was killed after a truck knocked her down from the two-wheeler, on which she was riding pillion, and ran over her at Karumathampatti on the outskirts of the city on Saturday. Another one was injured in the incident. The deceased was identified as I Asha, of […]

Police SI chases BJP cadres attacking Kerala bus

Police SI chases BJP cadres attacking Kerala bus

MADURAI: Appreciating his daring efforts to chase BJP protesters who were attacking a Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus at Kaliyakkavilai on the inter-state border in Kanyakumari district, KSRTC, top police officials and ministers have appreciated (SI) of police M P Mohana Ayyer. “Dare to touch the bus if […]

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

Rs 562 crore set aside to waive loans of DK ryots: Khader

Rs 562 crore set aside to waive loans of DK ryots: Khader

MANGALURU: A total Rs 562.13 crore has been set aside to waive loans of 67,627 farmers in Dakshina Kannada district, said district minister U T Khader on Thursday. Of these, three phase verification and documentation has been completed for 9,798 farmers and Rs 96.68 crore released, he said. Seeking to […]

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

‘Rs 562cr set aside to waive loans of DK ryots‘

‘Rs 562cr set aside to waive loans of DK ryots‘

MANGALURU: A total Rs 562.13 crore has been set aside to waive loans of 67,627 farmers in Dakshina Kannada district, said district minister U T Khader on Thursday. Of these, three phase verification and documentation has been completed for 9,798 farmers and Rs 96.68 crore released, he said. Seeking to […]