Sabarimala LIVE updates: Trupti Desai’s visit stalled; activist to return to Pune from Kochi following protests

Sabarimala LIVE updates: Trupti Desai’s visit stalled; activist to return to Pune from Kochi following protests

18:34 (IST) Visuals from Cochin airport #Kerala: Visuals of Trupti Desai from Kochi airport; she will return to her hometown Pune tonight after protesters did not allow her to proceed to #SabarimalaTemple. pic.twitter.com/EUHG3CIH9U — ANI (@ANI) November 16, 2018 18:30...
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Akali Dal MLA slaps 1984 anti-Sikh riot case convict, causes scuffle in Delhi’s Patiala House Court

Akali Dal MLA slaps 1984 anti-Sikh riot case convict, causes scuffle in Delhi’s Patiala House Court

Akali Dal MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa caused a scuffle in Delhi’s Patiala House Court after he slapped a 1984 riots case convict, ANI reported. #WATCH: Scuffle breaks out after Akali Dal MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa slaps a 1984 riots case...
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Karnataka proposes to build 125-feet ‘Mother Cauvery’ statue, says structure will be part of ‘amusement park’

Karnataka proposes to build 125-feet ‘Mother Cauvery’ statue, says structure will be part of ‘amusement park’

After Gujarat’s Statue of Unity and Maharashtra’s proposed Shivaji statue off the coast of Mumbai, the Karnataka government has proposed to erect a 125-feet statue of Mother Cauvery at the Krishna Raja Sagar (KSR) reservoir in Mandya district. Acco...
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G Janardhan Reddy granted bail by Bengaluru court in Ponzi scam case; bond set at Rs 1 lakh for mining baron

G Janardhan Reddy granted bail by Bengaluru court in Ponzi scam case; bond set at Rs 1 lakh for mining baron

The Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate in Bengaluru granted bail to mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy on Wednesday, three days after he was arrested by the Central Crime Branch in connection with a fraud case. Reddy was g...
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CCPA recommends convening of Winter Session of Parliament from 11 December to 8 January

CCPA recommends convening of Winter Session of Parliament from 11 December to 8 January

New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) has recommended convening of the Winter Session of Parliament from 11 December to 8 January, official sources said on Wednesday. The CCPA, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, met on Tuesday n...
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Uttar Pradesh cabinet approves renaming of cities after Allahabad HC asks state govt to file affidavit on plea challenging move

Uttar Pradesh cabinet approves renaming of cities after Allahabad HC asks state govt to file affidavit on plea challenging move

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday approved renaming of Faizabad and Allahabad divisions as Ayodhya and Prayagraj respectively. “The decision was taken at a meeting of the state cabinet presided over by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Luckno...
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Supreme Court agrees to hear review petitions on Sabarimala verdict on 22 January after refusing to hear fresh pleas today

Supreme Court agrees to hear review petitions on Sabarimala verdict on 22 January after refusing to hear fresh pleas today

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear review petitions seeking a recall of its 28 September verdict that revoked the ban on the entry of women of menstruating age inside the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Kerala’s Sabarimala. The court, which agreed...
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‘Fantastic! A cabinet minister is on the run’: SC judge hearing Muzaffarpur case tears into Bihar Police for not arresting Manju Verma

‘Fantastic! A cabinet minister is on the run’: SC judge hearing Muzaffarpur case tears into Bihar Police for not arresting Manju Verma

The Supreme Court on Monday severely criticised the Bihar Police for failing to arrest former state social welfare minister Manju Verma, who has links to the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had found 50 live car...
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‘Shah is a Persian word, BJP should consider changing Amit Shah’s name’: Historian Irfan Habib takes jibe at party’s name-changing spree

‘Shah is a Persian word, BJP should consider changing Amit Shah’s name’: Historian Irfan Habib takes jibe at party’s name-changing spree

Noted historian Professor Irfan Habib on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should change the name of its president Amit Shah as his surname is of Persian origin. Professor Habib’s statement adds spice to the ongoing political controversy....
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G Janardhana Reddy arrested over links to Ponzi scheme; CCB to present BJP leader to judge at his house

G Janardhana Reddy arrested over links to Ponzi scheme; CCB to present BJP leader to judge at his house

The Central Crime Branch (CCB) in Bengaluru on Sunday arrested Karnataka mining baron and BJP leader G Janardhana Reddy over his alleged links to a ponzi scheme with Ambident Marketing Group. He has been sent to judicial custody till 24 November....
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