Only Malayali Brahmins can be appointed melsanthis, TDB tells Kerala High Court

The TDB filed the affidavit in response to a batch of petitions filed by priests from non-Brahmin communities challenging the selection based on caste.

published on : 20th October 2022

SC dismisses Tamil Nadu Smartha Brahmins' plea seeking minority status

The high court on June 7, 2022, had said Smartha Brahmins were not entitled to benefits under Article 26 (freedom to manage religious affairs) of the Constitution of India.

published on : 17th October 2022

BJP graduates to ‘B.SC' factor to win in Himachal Pradesh

In Himachal Pradesh where BJP and Congress have taken turns to rule, the ruling BJP led by Jai Ram Thakur is straining its every nerve to retain power in Assembly polls due later this year.

published on : 16th July 2022

Uttar Pradesh: Congress on the lookout for a brahmin face to lead the party

Another UP Congress leader said that the discussions are around having a Brahmin face as state chief and 4 working presidents from other prominent castes to balance the caste equation in the state. 

published on : 1st May 2022

Will Amit Shah's visit revive political fortune of BJP in Bihar's Shahabad?

Shahabad region had gone to the polls in the first phase of the last assembly election and the Grand Alliance (GA) led by RJD had done well in that phase.

published on : 23rd April 2022