Tag: Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor injured while offering prayers at a temple; hospitalised

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor was taken to hospital after he suffered injuries while making a Thulabharam offering at the Gandhari Amman Kovil temple in Thampanoor in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday. As per the early reports, Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha candidate Tharoor was sitting on a weighing scale, which broke following which the leader fell. He was[Read More…]

Sabarimala: Travancore Dewaswom Board denies special arrangements for women devotee

Sabarimala verdict: Shiv Sena calls for Kerala shutdown on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) The Kerala unit of Shiv Sena on Saturday announced a statewide shutdown on Monday to protest the Supreme Court verdict throwing open the Sabarimala temple to all women. Party’s state secretary M.S. Bhuvendran alleged the verdict overlooked the temple traditions and rituals. “The Sabarimala temple has[Read More…]

Put yourself in their shoes

There is so much talk of how the passengers on the Emirates flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Dubai rushing to rescue their cabin luggage instead of themselves. I have lived in the Gulf for many years and have traveled on these flights. Most of the people on the flight especially from[Read More…]

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