Symbol row: HC issues notice to EC, DMK, AIADMK

The Madras High Court today issued notice to the Election Commission and candidates of other parties who contested on the DMK and the AIADMK symbols during the recent Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading

Section of advocates come out in support of Madras HC judge

Days after Madras High Court judge Justice S Vaidyanathan withdrew his controversial observation that co-education in Christian institutes was highly unsafe for the future of girl children, a group of advocates has come out in support of him yesterday. Continue Reading

Sasikala moves HC to set aside questions posed by lower court

V K Sasikala, former AIADMK leader, moved the Madras High Court yesterday seeking to set aside questions put forth to her by a lower court on the J J TV Private Limited issue. Continue Reading

HC grants anticipatory bail to DMK MLA, wife in SIDCO case

DMK MLA M Subramanian and his wife who were involved in an alleged grabbing of a government property by forging documents, were yesterday granted anticipatory bail. Continue Reading

IPL match-fixing scam: HC quashes charge memo against IPS officer

IPS officer G Sampath Kumar was allegedly involved in match-fixing scam and betting during the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL), and was issued a charge memo levelling eight charges in 11 September 2015. Yesterday the Madras High Court quashed the memo issued to him. Continue Reading

HC concerned about relaying of roads in Chennai

The Madras High Court expressed concern over non-maintenance of roads in the city and has directed the Chennai Corporation Commissioner to file a status report on the condition of the roads and the amount spent to maintain them. Continue Reading