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Madras High Court


Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini moves Madras HC for 3 days leave to attend father's rites 

March 07, 2016 8:28 pm

The 16th day obsequies of her father was scheduled to be held on March 9 in Kottur in Chennai and sought three days leave from Tuesday to enable her participate in it.

SC steps in after Madras HC judge stays own transfer

February 16, 2016 12:46 am

The apex court passed the order on an application moved by the Registrar of Madras High Court, who is also private secretary to the Chief Justice.

Madras High Court stays temple dress code order

January 12, 2016 3:18 am

Monday’s order granting an interim stay until January 18 also followed petitions from women’s organisations challenging the single-judge bench’s order passed in November 2015.

Doesn’t fit

January 06, 2016 12:51 am

It is not the remit of the court or government to decide what devotees should wear to temples.

Madras HC prescribes dress code in temples

December 11, 2015 5:02 am

The court also directed the state government to take a decision on this issue and directed the authorities to implement the court-mandated dress code from January 2016.

Madras HC stays cancellation of Greenpeace India registration

November 20, 2015 6:58 pm

In April, the government suspended Greenpeace India's registration for six months, saying it was underreporting foreign contributions and using them without government clearance. Greenpeace challenged the order in court.

CISF cover for HC: Tamil Nadu govt moves SC against Madras High Court order

November 03, 2015 2:23 am

The petition said that the High Court had erred in directing local police to work with the CISF, contending that such an arrangement would lead to the possibility of “severe confusion” in emergency situations.

Castration not the answer to curb sexual violence against women, children

October 28, 2015 5:00 am

While it is easy to get momentary fame by making such sensational comments, these comments only show that the judges are not aware of the ground reality.

'Castration' order: Patriarchy is the problem but Madras HC proposes it as panacea for rape

October 27, 2015 1:07 pm

What is most dangerous in the Madras HC order is that instead of recognizing the patriarchal family as the biggest part of the problem, it proposes the same patriarchal family as panacea!

Madras High Court wants CISF cover, tells govt to submit report

October 13, 2015 2:12 am

The order came on a suo motu PIL on two recent incidents that put a question mark on security arrangements on the court premises.