Seeking equality across faiths | HT editorial

The Supreme Court (SC)’s decision to refer its Sabarimala judgment to a seven-member bench, while enlarging the scope of the subject to address the issue of gender equality in other faiths, is a turning point. The older decision to allow the entry of women of menstruating age into the Sabarimala shrine, going against religious barriers […]


Court dismisses plea seeking action against Gambhir

New Delhi A Delhi court on Tuesday dismissed a plea by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Atishi Marlena, who had sought action against Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Gautam Gambhir for possessing two voter ID cards and being registered in more than one constituency. Citing an order of the Supreme Court, additional chief metropolitan magistrate (ACMM), […]

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Kay Kay Menon is seeking perfection

Actor Kay Kay Menon says he has been part of many films for which he was overqualified When Kay Kay Menon started his career with films like Naseem or Bhopal Express his performances, as well as the films, went unnoticed. Moreover, films like Hazaron Khwahshein Aisi and Black Friday had to wait years to see […]


Kerala prepares memo seeking more funds

The State Government has asked the district collectors to consider shifting the relief camps to other buildings and if necessary rent out private premises. Even as the cleaning operations continued on Sunday, local bodies have been asked to identify areas for the collection of non-degradable and inorganic waste. A special purpose vehicle, Clean Kerala Company […]