Left not against Ayyappa devotees, says Kerala govt

On the second day of CPI(M)’s door-to-door visits to clear the misunderstanding among the people over the Sabarimala issue, the state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said the ruling CPI(M) was not against Ayyappa devotees.  Continue Reading

2 women attempt to visit Sabarimala temple, return back after police warning

Two women, who attempted to trek to Sabarimala temple today, returned back to the base after police warned them about protesters. Continue Reading

Kerala CM briefs Governor of Sabarimala violence

Following the incidents of violence in Kerala, Governor P Sathasivam on 3 January sought an urgent report from Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The Chief Minister has assured the Governor that strict action would be taken against those involved in the disturbances, the release added. Continue Reading

Kerala woman claims to have entered Sabarimala temple

A Kerala woman, aged 36-year-old, claimed on Wednesday she has offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Sabarimala. Continue Reading

Kerala CM failed to control Sabarimala violence: Congress

Opposition Congress in Kerala on Sunday attacked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on the Sabarimala issue, accusing him of not controlling the law and order situation and preparing ground for the BJP to grow. Continue Reading

Devotees stage demos in Hyderabad over Sabarimala issue

Groups of devotees of Lord Ayyappa held demonstrations Thursday in different parts of the city in protest against the entry of two women of menstruating age into the Sabarimala temple in Kerala. Continue Reading