Ministers of southern States skip Sabarimala meet

In an embarrassment to the Kerala government, ministers from the other southern states did not attend a crucial meeting convened by it to discuss the preparations for the three-month long pilgrimage season at Sabarimala beginning 17 November. Continue Reading

Sabarimala audio clip row: Kerala Min, BJP chief lock horns

A row broke out in Kerala over an audio clip which urged Lord Ayyappa devotees to reach Sabarimala disguised as devotees and create trouble with a Minister targeting the BJP over it and the latter denying any link. Continue Reading

Sabarimala row: CPI(M) holds explanatory meetings

Rattled by protests by opposition Congress, BJP and various organisations against the government’s decision to implement the apex court verdict on Sabarimala, the ruling CPI(M) in Kerala Tuesday launched ‘vishidhikarnam’ meetings with participation of women. Continue Reading

Pampa river soon to get 2 Bailey bridges built by Army

The Army will build two Bailey bridges across the Pampa river to restore connectivity between two paths to the hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa at Sabiramala, damaged in the floods, a body governing it said. Continue Reading