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Desai enters Haji Ali Dargah in Mumbai

Haji Ali DargahMumbai : Rights activist Trupti Desai today entered Mumbai’s Haji Ali Dargah to offer prayers amid tight security, saying her struggle was for gender equality. “At the Dargah, I prayed [...]

May 12th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Mumbai,Topnews | Read More »

Desai set to march into Haji Ali, AIMIM gears up to oppose

Trupti Desai addresses pressMumbai : After scoring victory for women’s right to enter Shani Shingnapur and Trimbakeshwar temples, Bhumata Brigade chief Trupti Desai will today try to enter the core area of Haji [...]

April 28th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Mumbai,Topnews | Read More »

Shani Shingnapur temple lifts curb on women

shani templeAhmednagar (Maha) : Yielding to a high voltage campaign by activists, the Shani Shingnapur temple trust today allowed women to enter the sanctum sanctorum, breaking the tradition followed for several [...]

April 8th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Maharashtra,Topnews | Read More »

Fundamental right of women to enter temples in Mah: HC

bombay high courtMumbai : Women can no longer be barred from entering temples in Maharashtra with the Bombay High Court today holding that it is their fundamental right to go into places [...]

April 1st, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Mumbai,Topnews | Read More »

Talking to temple trustees for positive outcome: Activist

Shani ShinganpurPune : A day after making an unsuccessful attempt to enter the sanctum sanctorum of Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra, the Bhumata Mahila Brigade today said they are in dialogue [...]

April 1st, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Maharashtra | Read More »

Shani temple row: Bhoomata Brigade leader detained

Trupti DesaiPune : Bhoomata Brigade leader Trupti Desai was today detained in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district while heading to the Shani Shingnapur temple where she had spearheaded a campaign last month against [...]

February 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Maharashtra,Topnews | Read More »

God cannot discriminate between genders: Pawar

Shani Shinganpur     Mumbai : Supporting the demand for lifting restrictions on women’s entry in Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district, NCP chief Sharad Pawar today said God cannot discriminate [...]

February 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Mumbai | Read More »

Temple access to women should be left on society: Maneka

Maneka GandhiNew Delhi : In the midst of women demanding access to Shani Shingnapur temple and other sacred places in Maharashtra, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today said the [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Nation | Read More »

Gender bias: Trimbakeshwar temple in spotlight

Women protest in MumbaiNashik : Amid campaigns against ban on women from entering the ‘chauthara’ of Shani Shingnapur shrine and certain restrictions for them at Haji Ali dargah in Mumbai, famous Trimbakeshwar temple [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Maharashtra,Topnews | Read More »

Shingnapur Gram Sabha passes resolution condemning Brigade

Shani ShingnapurAhmednagar : A day after police foiled the plan of 400 women activists to defy a centuries-old ban on females entering sacred sanctum at Shani Shingnapur temple here, Gram Sabha [...]

January 27th, 2016 | Posted in Highlights,Maharashtra | Read More »