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Deccan Chronicle: CHENNAI: Coming to the rescue of persons filing habeas corpus petitions the Madras high court has directed the DGP to ensure that the attendance of investigating officers in the court during the hearing. The DivisionBench...
Deccan Chronicle: CHENNAI: In a major boost to the state’s construction industry, which is facing sudden sand shortage following the high court’s ban on river sand mining, public works department has initiated bidding process to open sand quarries in the state,...
Yahoo Daily News: On 22 September1921, Mahatma Gandhi was a changed man, sartorially. He discarded his Gujarati attire, including the turban, for a simple dhoti and shawl. Though he had engaged with the thought of doing so on earlier occasions, Gandhi finally made up his...
The Times of India: NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a Madras high court order, which had laid down stringent eligibility criteria for advocates to contest elections to become office-bearers of regulatory body Bar...
Indian Express: The January 12 press conference by Supreme Court (SC) judges exposed deep faultlines in the judiciary. The trigger for the unprecedented step seems to have been the arbitrary allocation of benches by the Chief Justice of India (CJI). This raises fundamental...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the State government to consider a representation made by the Tamil NaduAssociation for the Rights of All Types of Differently Abled and CareGivers (TARATDAC) to provide 75%...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court was told on Wednesday that the Chennai CityCrime Branch police had closed a complaint lodged by Nadigar SangamCharitable Trust in 2016 accusing...
The Hindu: Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly’s Additional SecretaryL.S. Vasanthimalar and Joint Secretary B. Subramaniyam have jointly filed a writ petition in the Madras High Court accusing Speaker P. Dhanapal of attempting to get his special private secretary K....
The Hindu: The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a Madras High Court order of February 16 containing a series of directions and remarks about the need to conduct transparent and clean elections to the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. “What kind of an order has...
The Times of India: Madurai: While the state government’s Amma two-wheeler scheme is all set to be launched on February 24, a public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed before the Madurai bench of the Madras high court to stop its...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court on Wednesday refused to direct Commissioner of Police, Chennai city, to issue a no-objection certificate to film director V. Gowthaman to attend St. Anthony Church festival at Katchatheevu...
The Hindu: Erroneous reporting: The report, “HC directive in Kanchi Acharya case”...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the Director General of Police to instruct his subordinates that police officials who were required to appear in the court in...
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