Temple lands can’t be transferred: High Court

Posted on   4:54 pm

While upholding the order of a single judge quashing the move of the state government to assign the lands of Sri Sakthi Muthamman Temple in Chinna Neelankarai, Chennai and Sri Kottai Mariamman temple in Omalur, Salem to the fisheries and transport departments respectively, the Madras High Court on Wednesday held that temple lands cannot be transferred to other departments without the consent of HR&CE commissioner.

Politically motivated move: Sachin Pilot on probe against Rahul

Posted on   4:52 pm

Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Central government on Wednesday over Enforcement Directorate (ED) probe against Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case, Congress leader Sachin Pilot alleged that the Congress leadership is being ‘targetted’ for being vocal against the BJP.