Articles about Madras High Court

Tamil Nadu suicide case: 2 teachers held, repeat autopsy ordered

18 Jul 2022

Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu suicide case: 2 teachers held, repeat autopsy ordered

After a class 12 student died by suicide, two teachers of a private residential school in Tamil Nadu's Kalakurichi were arrested on allegations of mental torture, the police said on Monday.

Removal of Mangalsutra by wife causes husband mental cruelty: Court

15 Jul 2022

Bombay High Court
Removal of Mangalsutra by wife causes husband mental cruelty: Court

Madras High Court has said that removal of thali (Mangalsutra) by an estranged wife would mean mental cruelty of the highest order for the husband.

AIADMK tussle: EPS elected as party's interim general secretary

11 Jul 2022

AIADMK
AIADMK tussle: EPS elected as party's interim general secretary

In a big win for AIADMK coordinator E Palaniswami (EPS), the Madras High Court on Monday allowed the General Council meeting of the party where EPS was elevated as the interim general secretary of the party and abolished the dual leadership structure.

TN suicide case: Supreme Court refuses to stay CBI probe
TN suicide case: Supreme Court refuses to stay CBI probe

The Supreme Court of India has agreed to hear a petition filed by the Tamil Nadu Police against a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in the suicide of a 17-year-old schoolgirl.

Lavanya suicide: HC issues directive to person who recorded video

25 Jan 2022

Tamil Nadu
Lavanya suicide: HC issues directive to person who recorded video

The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has asked the person, who had recorded the viral video that is at the center of the M Lavanya suicide case, to hand over his mobile phone.

Centre must ensure CBI's autonomy; release 'caged parrot': Madras HC

18 Aug 2021

Narendra Modi
Centre must ensure CBI's autonomy; release 'caged parrot': Madras HC

The Madras High Court on Tuesday said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) should be made an autonomous body reporting only to the Prime Minister.

After Vijay, court schools Dhanush for seeking car's tax exemption

05 Aug 2021

Dhanush
After Vijay, court schools Dhanush for seeking car's tax exemption

Last month, Tamil superstar Thalapathy Vijay was lambasted by the Madras High Court for seeking an exemption on the entry tax for his Rolls-Royce Ghost car.

'Not expected,' Madras HC tells Thalapathy Vijay for attempting tax-exemption

13 Jul 2021

Ferrari
'Not expected,' Madras HC tells Thalapathy Vijay for attempting tax-exemption

Tamil superstar Thalapathy Vijay had filed a writ petition in 2012, seeking exemption of Entry Tax for his luxury vehicle.

News media firms move Madras HC over new IT rules

24 Jun 2021

India
News media firms move Madras HC over new IT rules

Digital News Publishers Association - a 13-member group of the country's biggest news media firms - has challenged the constitutional relevance of the central government's new Information Technology rules (IT Rules, 2021) in the Madras High Court.

Election Commission approaches Supreme Court over Madras HC's sharp remarks
Election Commission approaches Supreme Court over Madras HC's sharp remarks

The Election Commission has complained to the Supreme Court regarding the observations made by the Madras High Court about holding polls during a raging pandemic.

Election Commission moves Madras HC against 'murder charge' comment

30 Apr 2021

Tamil Nadu
Election Commission moves Madras HC against 'murder charge' comment

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday moved the Madras High Court seeking directions to the press to not report on oral observations made during court proceedings.

Election Commission bans victory rallies on and after May 2
Election Commission bans victory rallies on and after May 2

Winners of the Assembly elections in four states and one Union Territory can't take out processions on May 2 — the day results will be declared — and even after that, the Election Commission said on Tuesday.

You're responsible for second coronavirus wave: HC tells Election Commission
You're responsible for second coronavirus wave: HC tells Election Commission

In sharp remarks, the Madras High Court on Monday solely blamed the Election Commission for the second wave of coronavirus.

Madras HC notice to Centre in case over Covishield side-effects

19 Feb 2021

Chennai
Madras HC notice to Centre in case over Covishield side-effects

The Madras High Court on Friday issued a notice to the central government, among others, in a case pertaining to the alleged adverse reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine Covishield.

Ilaiyaraaja refuses to visit Prasad Studios after legal spat

29 Dec 2020

Tamil Nadu
Ilaiyaraaja refuses to visit Prasad Studios after legal spat

Despite the Madras High Court's order in the matter, music maestro Ilaiyaraaja skipped visiting the Prasad Studios in Saligramam on Monday to collect his belongings.

Madras HC weighs in on Ilaiyaraaja vs Prasad Studios row

22 Dec 2020

Mumbai
Madras HC weighs in on Ilaiyaraaja vs Prasad Studios row

Amid the legal feud between legendary music composer Ilaiyaraaja and the owners of LV Prasad Studios, the Madras High Court has urged the parties to come up with a mutual solution.

TN custodial deaths: CBI reveals how father, son were tortured
TN custodial deaths: CBI reveals how father, son were tortured

Months after the father-son duo — Jayaraj and Bennix — died, CBI divulged details of the inhumane torture they were subjected to inside the Sathankulam Police station.

Supreme Court rejects petition against Patanjali's use of 'Coronil' name
Supreme Court rejects petition against Patanjali's use of 'Coronil' name

The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea seeking to restrain Patanjali Ayurved Ltd from using the trademark 'Coronil'.

TN: Cop, accused in custodial deaths case, dies of COVID-19
TN: Cop, accused in custodial deaths case, dies of COVID-19

In an unfortunate development, a police officer, who faced action over the custodial deaths of a father and son in police custody in June in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi, died of coronavirus.

Sushant Singh Rajput's final film 'Dil Bechara' leaked online

25 Jul 2020

YouTube
Sushant Singh Rajput's final film 'Dil Bechara' leaked online

Late beloved actor Sushant Singh Rajput's final movie Dil Bechara has fallen prey to piracy.

Custodial deaths in Tamil Nadu: Four cops arrested, people celebrate
Custodial deaths in Tamil Nadu: Four cops arrested, people celebrate

A small yet substantial step in the long-drawn quest for justice for the father-son duo, who were brutally murdered in police custody last month, was undertaken with the arrest of four cops.

Tamil Nadu custodial deaths: Cops allegedly harassed judicial team

30 Jun 2020

Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu custodial deaths: Cops allegedly harassed judicial team

A magistrate appointed by the Madras High Court to probe the deaths of a father-son duo in police custody in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin was allegedly harassed by cops, IE reported on Tuesday.

Tamil Nadu: Father, son die in police custody, outrage follows

27 Jun 2020

Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu: Father, son die in police custody, outrage follows

In Tamil Nadu, the punishment for violating the coronavirus-induced lockdown is, shockingly, death, like the heart-wrenching story of one P Jayaraj and his son J Bennix has shown.

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

05 Jun 2020

Netflix
Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

Anurag Kashyap's latest film Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai has become the target of notorious piracy site Tamilrockers. The movie premiered on Netflix earlier today.

'Ponmagal Vandhal' leaked online before its premiere on Amazon Prime

29 May 2020

Amazon
'Ponmagal Vandhal' leaked online before its premiere on Amazon Prime

Jyothika-starrer highly-anticipated Tamil movie Ponmagal Vandhal faced a huge trouble as it was leaked online even before its premiere on an OTT platform.

In garb of entertainment, TikTok promotes rape, domestic violence

19 May 2020

Twitter
In garb of entertainment, TikTok promotes rape, domestic violence

From being a harmless app meant for leisure, TikTok has turned into a problematic platform, one that brazenly promotes rape, domestic violence, acid attacks, and strokes religious tensions.

Piracy strikes again! Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani 2' leaked online

15 Dec 2019

Hollywood News
Piracy strikes again! Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani 2' leaked online

Rani Mukerji-starrer cop drama movie Mardaani 2 has become the latest victim of the seemingly unending practice of video piracy. The film was leaked online on Friday, just hours after its official theatrical release.

Coimbatore: Woman hit by truck while avoiding AIADMK flagpole

12 Nov 2019

Tamil Nadu
Coimbatore: Woman hit by truck while avoiding AIADMK flagpole

A 30-year-old woman met with a road accident on Monday as an AIADMK flagpole allegedly fell on a highway in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.

Ayodhya case: Meet the 92-year-old lawyer who defended Lord Rama
Ayodhya case: Meet the 92-year-old lawyer who defended Lord Rama

On Saturday, the Supreme Court delivered its verdict in the long-drawn Ayodhya title dispute case.

AIADMK-leader says "book" wind for techie's death due to banner

06 Oct 2019

Chennai
AIADMK-leader says "book" wind for techie's death due to banner

A 23-year-old techie died in Chennai in September after a banner of AIADMK fell on her. Her death even sparked the anger of Madras High Court which pulled up the ruling party for not keeping a check on deadly banners.

'Prassthanam', 'The Zoya Factor', 'PPDKP' leaked online by Tamilrockers

21 Sep 2019

Netflix
'Prassthanam', 'The Zoya Factor', 'PPDKP' leaked online by Tamilrockers

Piracy giant Tamilrockers is turning out to be a menace for filmmakers these days.

Ex-judge assaults daughter-in-law for dowry, in front of her kids

21 Sep 2019

Crime Against Women
Ex-judge assaults daughter-in-law for dowry, in front of her kids

A disturbing video of domestic violence did rounds of social media late on Friday. In the CCTV footage, a woman was seen being assaulted by her husband, mother-in-law, and father-in-law.

Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases
Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases

Ram Jethmalani, widely regarded as the doyen of criminal law, passed away on Sunday at his Delhi residence. He was 95.

Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani passes away. He was 95

08 Sep 2019

Rajiv Gandhi
Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani passes away. He was 95

Celebrated lawyer and former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani passed away on Sunday morning at his Delhi residence. He was 95.

Hours after release, Tamilrockers leak Sushant-Shraddha's 'Chhichhore'

07 Sep 2019

India
Hours after release, Tamilrockers leak Sushant-Shraddha's 'Chhichhore'

Tamilrockers has made another movie a victim of its devious actions.

Prabhas' 'Saaho' leaked online within hours of its release

30 Aug 2019

Prabhas
Prabhas' 'Saaho' leaked online within hours of its release

Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor's much-talked about multilingual movie Saaho is the new release in town.

Tamilrockers strikes again, this time leaks all 'Sacred Games-2' episodes

16 Aug 2019

Mumbai
Tamilrockers strikes again, this time leaks all 'Sacred Games-2' episodes

Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Sacred Games 2, which was released yesterday on Netflix, became the recent target of piracy giant Tamilrockers.

Kangana Ranaut's 'Judgementall Hai Kya' leaked online by Tamilrockers

28 Jul 2019

Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut's 'Judgementall Hai Kya' leaked online by Tamilrockers

Tamilrockers, which hits out at every new release of the year, irrespective of its language, has now targeted Kangana Ranaut-starrer Judgementall Hai Kya.

Granted parole for daughter's wedding, Rajiv Gandhi's killer leaves prison

25 Jul 2019

Rajiv Gandhi
Granted parole for daughter's wedding, Rajiv Gandhi's killer leaves prison

Nalini Sriharan, who is serving a life sentence in connection to Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case, walked out of prison on Thursday.

Prev
1 2
Next