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In address to House, governor slams Centre for denial of aid

In address to House, governor slams Centre for denial of aid

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Coming down heavily on the Centre ?for depriving of its rightful share in sectors where the latter has made progress, governor P Sathasivam said that unhealthy Centrestate relations have put the state at a great disadvantage. ?The imbalance caused by detrimental effects of unhealthy Centre-state relations and fiscal relations, […]

Pedal pilgrims ride to Sabarimala for Ayyappa darshan

Pedal pilgrims ride to Sabarimala for Ayyappa darshan

BENGALURU: Dilip Jayaram, an ardent devotee of Lord Ayyappa, has made it a ritual to visit ever year. What started as a long walk from Bengaluru to the temple has turned into a pedal pilgrimage, and for an obvious reason: he works for ICycle, a solution provider. From 2012 to […]

‘Upper caste lobby behind Sabari protests‘

‘Upper caste lobby behind Sabari protests‘

KOLLAM: SNDP Yogam general secretary Vellappally Natesan said that it was the upper-caste lobby that fomented protest in Sabarimala. Natesan told a news conference here on Tuesday that the decisions were taken by people who considered themselves as nobles. “A king, a person from and the tanthri of are behind […]

Tanthri gets more time to explain ?purification rites?

Tanthri gets more time to explain ?purification rites?

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) granted two weeks additional time to tanthri to submit his explanation on closing the shrine and conducting ?shudhi kriya? (purification ritual) after the visit of Bindu and , both below 50 years, on January 2. Earlier, the board had given 15 days? time to […]

Sabarimala: KSRTC records 3-fold increase in revenue

Sabarimala: KSRTC records 3-fold increase in revenue

Thiruvananthapuram: Though Travancore Devaswom Board experienced a sharp decline in its revenue during the recently-concluded season, KSRTC has registered a significant increase in collection from Pamba service. The revenue collection of KSRTC increased by three fold during the Sabarimala season 2018-19. KSRTC received a collection of Rs 45.2 crore during […]