Kanchi

  • Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati stable after hospitalisation in Nellore 03-02-2014 08:45 AM

    Nellore: Kanchi Sankaracharya Sri Jayendra Saraswati is stable after being rushed to a hospital following a heart attack on Saturday. The seer has been kept in the ICU for observation. He was hospitalised on Saturday in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh after he complained of drowsiness and weakness, the police...
  • Sankararaman murder: Kanchi Shankaracharya acquitted 27-11-2013 11:03 AM

    Pondicherry: In a major relief for Kanchi Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati and his followers, all 23 accused in the Shankararaman murder case have been acquitted by a court in Pondicherry. The judge said that the complainant had failed to support the prosecution. The murdered Sankararaman's wife and daughter did not recognise...
  • Sankararaman murder case hearing adjourned to October 3 06-09-2013 01:54 PM

    A local court on Friday adjournedto October 3, hearing in the Sankararaman murder case inwhich Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi and his juniorVijayendra are the prime accused. Only 13 of the 23 accused were present in the courtand the absentees included the two seers. The Madras High Court Advocates Association had...
  • Allegation against religious leaders like Asaram part of attack on Hindu culture: VHP 02-09-2013 07:33 AM

    Allegations of sexual assault against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu is part of attack on "Hindu culture" which started with the arrest of Kanchi Shankaracharya in 2004, Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal claimed in Hyderabad on Sunday. "The latest instance of insult that has come up is one involving Asaram...
  • Sourav Ganguly, Shabbir Ahluwalia approached for 'Nach Baliye 6' 19-08-2013 10:37 AM

    Mumbai: Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly and his wife Dona have been approached for the sixth season of dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. The others approached for the show include TV actors Kanchi Kaul with her husband Shabbir Ahluwalia and actor couple Jennifer Winget and Karan Singh Grover, according to...
  • Rishi Kapoor to be seen in 5 films in next 7 months 18-05-2013 02:17 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor seems to be as busy as his son Ranbir. He is excited about the total of seven releases he has this year, and that he plays different characters in each one of them. "(I am) looking forward to lot of films this year. I have...
  • Kanchi seer says he didn't try to contact judge 26-08-2011 12:37 PM

    Kancheepuram: Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi, prime accused in the Sankararaman murder case, on Friday refuted allegations that he had attempted to influence the judge hearing the case. "I have never met or interacted with the Judge in question except once, and that on August 18, when there was a hearing...
  • Madras HC stays trial against Kanchi Sankaracharya 26-08-2011 08:56 AM

    The trial has been stayed for eight weeks, after audio tapes of Sankaracharya allegedly trying to bribe the judge in the case surfaced. ...
  • HC stays murder case trial against Kanchi seer 25-08-2011 03:18 PM

    Chennai: The Madras High Court on Thursday stayed for eight weeks the trial in the Sankararaman murder case, in which Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi is the prime accused, on a petition alleging an attempt to influence the court verdict. The order staying the proceedings before the Principal Sessions Judge against...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news today 17-08-2007 10:31 AM

    Here’s a look at what is expected to make news on Friday. ...