Articles by TK Devasia
Feb 21, 2019
Kerala rape case: Sister Lucy, who protested against accused bishop, says sexual abuse is rampant in ChurchReligious women, priests and laymen who supported a nun after she filed a police complaint of rape against Franco Mulakkal are being targeted in Kerala.
Feb 18, 2019
Kerala twin murders: Fissures in state politics deepen as Congress blames CPM, vows to get justice for killed duoCongress president Rahul Gandhi has also come down heavily on the CPM for the murder and asserted that the party will not rest until the murderers are brought to justice.
Feb 11, 2019
Kerala rape case: Despite Jalandhar diocese PRO's letter confirming ouster from convent, protesting nuns remain defiantFive nuns from Kuravilangad Convent fighting for justice for their fellow nun, who was allegedly raped by Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal, hoped the diocese would help them to bring out the truth in the case when they received a letter from the apostolic administrator
Feb 09, 2019
‘Miss my children’: Kanaka Durga, woman who entered Sabarimala, says she is not afraid of fighting for just causeKanaka Durga, who faced severe backlash from the society and her own family after becoming one of the first women to enter Sabarimala, shares her travails with Firstpost in this exclusive interview.
Feb 08, 2019
Kerala rape case: Nun supporters refute Ravi Pujari link, say only accused Franco Mulakkal's followers have money to hire gangsterSupporters of bishop Franco Mulakkal, including Kerala MLA PC George, are claiming that intervention of gangster Ravi Pujari in the Kerala nun rape case, is a vindication of their allegation that the rape charge is part of a conspiracy to destroy the bishop
Feb 07, 2019
Sabarimala devotees not surprised by Devaswom Board's volte face, but fear retaliatory violence when temple opens on 12 FebWith the TDB opposing the review petitions in the Sabarimala case, the devotees are fearing another wave of violence.
Feb 01, 2019
Kerala budget: Massive allocation to Sabarimala and little towards flood rehabilitation points to govt's political agendaEconomists, therefore, feel Isaac's 10th budget will remain as a castle in the air unless he shows the political will to cut down the growing revenue expenditure and raise resources from non-tax sources.
Jan 28, 2019
Narendra Modi in Kerala sets Sabarimala agenda for LS polls: BJP senses huge potential to make inroads into minority vote bankBJP workers in Kerala sought to use the Sabarimala protests to trigger a Hindu consolidation that they failed to achieve through the hardline Hindutva politics.
Jan 19, 2019
Kerala's list of 51 women who entered Sabarimala features Chennai men, auto driver; Hindu groups say govt 'fabricated' names to promote atheismRahul Easwar claimed they found 20 women above 50 when they cross-checked the list, while several others mentioned in the list did not visit Sabarimala at all.
Jan 18, 2019
Kerala rape case: Protesting nuns refuse to leave convent; claim transfer order designed to alienate survivor, drive her to suicideThe four nuns who protested against rape accused bishop Franco Mulakkal fear they are being forced to leave the St Francis Mission Home at Kuravilangad to alienate rape survivor so that she either withdraws the case or commits suicide