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  1. Sabarimala temple

    Third woman breaches ban at Indian Hindu temple amid protests

  2. Supporters of BJP and Hindu nationalist organisation RSS attend a protest rally during a strike aga

    Protests paralyse Indian state after women defy temple ban

    Conservative Hindu groups forced India's southern state of Kerala to a standstill on Thursday as they protested against the state government for ...
  3. FILE PHOTO:  Police stand inside the premises of the Sabarimala temple in Pathanamthitta

    India's top court to review ruling lifting ban on women of menstruating age entering temple

    India's top court on Tuesday agreed to review its ruling two months ago that removed a ban on women of menstruating age from entering a prominent ...
  4. Policemen escort members of the Hindu groups to Pampa base camp, to prevent them from clashing with

    Indian temple controversy turns political as protests grow

    A senior leader of India's ruling party warned on Friday that protesters in the southern state of Kerala would take the law into their hands if ...
  5. The Supreme Court in India has overturned a rule that forbade the majority of women from entering

    India's top court lifts Hindu temple ban on women of menstruating age

  6. FILE PHOTO:  A woman consoles a nun during a protest demanding justice after an alleged sexual assa

    Indian bishop accused of raping nun steps aside as arrest calls grow

    An Indian Catholic bishop accused of raping a nun has written to the Vatican asking to step down as protests grow in India's Kerala state for him ...
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    Indian nuns demand justice for sister allegedly assaulted by bishop

  8. FILE PHOTO: A man rescues a drowning man from a flooded area after the opening of Idamalayr, Cherut

    India's flood-hit Kerala state faces shortages of 'rat fever' drug

    India's flood-ravaged Kerala state is facing shortages of a drug that fights an infectious bacterial disease after the worst flooding in a ...