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Mar 02, 2018
Kuthiyottam row: Young boys endure days of suffering, brave piercings with metal hooks in Kerala temple ritualAbout a thousand boys between the ages of five and twelve suffer physical and mental abuse as part of a ritual called Kuthiyottam.
Jan 16, 2018
Supreme Court forms 5-member Constitution bench to hear crucial matters starting today, four 'rebel' judges not includedThe Supreme Court on Monday announced the composition of a 5-judge constitution bench headed by the CJI, which does not include the four judges who held a controversial press conference.
Jan 04, 2018
Sabarimala board makes age proof mandatory for women pilgrims: Board defends move 'to protect traditions' of shrineAn authentic age proof document is now a must for women visiting the famed Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala in Kerala, where the entry of female devotees in the age group of 10-50 is banned.
Nov 19, 2017
31-year-old woman makes unsuccessful attempt to enter Ayyappa temple in SabarimalaA 31-year-old woman on Sunday made a vain attempt to enter the famous Lord Ayyappa Temple, where female devotees in the 10-50 years age group are not permitted.
Oct 27, 2017
Bench deciding women's entry in Sabarimala temple should be gender equal: plea in Supreme CourtPlea was moved on in Supreme Court seeking setting up of constitution bench with women judges to hear case relating to women's entry into Sabarimala temple in Kerala
Oct 17, 2017
Pinarayi Vijayan says Sabarimala temple should get national pilgrim centre statusPinarayi Vijayan government would be more determined in its demand to the Centre to get the famed Sabarimala temple declared a national pilgrim centre
Oct 13, 2017
Supreme Court refers issue of entry of women into Sabarimala temple to constitution benchThe Supreme Court on Friday referred to its constitution bench the matter pertaining to a ban on the entry of women at Kerala's Sabarimala temple.
Oct 10, 2017
Kerala government believes appointment of non-Brahmins and Dalits as temple priests is a 'silent revolution'"A new history has been scripted by ensuring reservation as enshrined in the Constitution with the appointment of Dalits as priests," said Kadakampally Surendran.
Oct 08, 2017
Tamil Nadu should appoint trained persons as priests irrespective of their caste, says MK StalinDMK working president MK Stalin on Sunday urged the Tamil Nadu government to appoint duly trained persons irrespective of their caste as priests in temples.
Oct 06, 2017
Six Dalits among 36 non-Brahmins recommended for appointment as priests for temples in KeralaSix Dalits are among 36 non-Brahmins, who have been recommended for appointment as priests in temples in Kerala