Sunday, October 25, 2020


V.K Jayaraj Potti is new 'Melsanthi' of Sabarimala temple

Pathanamthitta: V.K Jayaraj Potti has been chosen as the 'Melsanthi' (head priest) of the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala. Jayaraj was selecte...

COVID-19: Stringent curbs for Sabarimala pilgrimage

Thiruvananthapuram: The high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan decided to allow devotees for the annual 'Mandalam-Makaravilakk...

Popular Finance fraud: Company owners nabbed

Thiruvananthapuram: The owners of Popular Finance company in Konni have been nabbed in connection with the financial fraud case. Company’s mana...

COVID-19 negative certificate mandatory for Sabarimala pilgrimage

Pathanamthitta: Covid-19 negative certificate will be made mandatory for Sabarimala pilgrims and 'darshan' at the temple, Devaswom Minister Kadakampa...

Shutters of Pamba dam closed

Pathanamthitta: The shutters of Pamba dam, which is a part of the Sabarigiri Hydro Electric Project, has been closed. Six shutters were opened on Sun...

Govt decides not to allow devotees inside Sabarimala temple

Thiruvananthapuram: The famous Sabarimala temple will not be opened to public, Kerala Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran announced. Surendran s...

900 people still under observation in Pathanamthitta

Around 900 people are still under observation in Pathanamthitta after the district administration released a route map identifying places visited by ...

5 people from Kerala tested positive for coronavirus

Five people from Kerala have tested positive for coronavirus, Health minister K.K Shailaja said. All the five hail from Pathanamthitta district. Whil...

Sabarimala case: SC holds it can refer questions of law to larger bench

The Supreme Court on Monday held that its five-judge bench can refer questions of law to a larger bench while exercising its limited power under revi...

Not discussing issue of women's entry into Sabarimala temple: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday resumed its exercise of framing questions relating to discrimination against women in various religions and made clear th...

Illaiyaraja presented 'Harivarasanam' award

Renowned musician and composer Illaiyaraja was presented 'Harivarasanam' award instituted by the Kerala government. State Tourism minister Kadakampal...

TDB to meet soon to finalise stand on Sabarimala issue

The Travancore Devaswom Board, which manages the Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple, said it will meet soon and take a stand necessary to protect the bel...

Hope Lord Ayyappa will get justice: Sabarimala Council

The All India Sabarimala Action Council (AISAC) welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to constitute a nine-judge Constitution bench and hear the issu...

Sabarimala temple opens for 'Makaravilakku' festival

Amid heavy security, the hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa at Sabarimala opened on Monday evening for the 'Makaravilakku' festival. The temple had closed o...

'Mandala puja' held at Sabarimala Ayyappa temple

Thousands of devotees thronged the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala on Friday for the 'mandala puja' which marked the culmination of the 41-day annu...

Sabarimala pilgrimage to be a 'green' affair

As the annual pilgrimage season is progressing at Sabarimala, the Kerala government is making all efforts to make it a 'green' affair by avoiding pla...

11 Sabarimala pilgrims injured

Eleven Sabarimala pilgrims were injured, six of them seriously, early on Tuesday when a tree fell on them as they were passing through the Marakootam...

TN Ayyappa devotee dies on way to Sabarimala

A 29-year-old Ayyappa devotee from neighbouring Tamil Nadu, who was on his way to the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala for 'darshan', died due to su...

Heavy rush of pilgrims in Sabarimala, 2 women sent back

Amid heavy rush of devotees to the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala, police on Monday sent back two women devotees from Andhra Pradesh at Pamba as t...

Devotees brave rain to offer prayers at Sabarimala

Braving rains, thousands of devotees offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala on Sunday, the second day of the annual two-month-long ...

Water level in Idukki dam rises; 'blue alert' issued

Death toll climbs to 62 in Rajamala landslide

Death toll climbs to 56 in Rajamala landslide

Rajamala disaster: Death toll rises to 49

Rajamala tragedy: Death toll rises to 22

Kannur native dies of COVID-19

Kannur comes under strict lockdown enforcement

Kerala reports 3rd COVID-19 death

NRI under home quarantine dies of heart attack

Jose K. Mani faction decides to join LDF

Kottayam receives heavy rainfall

Heavy rains lash several parts of Kerala

Film director P. Gopikumar no more

Akkitham receives Jnanpith award

23-day-old infant dies in Attappadi

Survivors of TN bus crash recollect moments of horror

COVID-19: Stringent curbs for Sabarimala pilgrimage

Popular Finance fraud: Company owners nabbed

Shutters of Pamba dam closed