Bigil: Madras High Court allows Selvah to file fresh case

The Madras High Court today granted permission to assistant director Selva to file a fresh appeal in plagiarism charge against Bigil filmmaker Atlee. Continue Reading

SC reserves order on pleas seeking disqualification of lawmakers with criminal background

The Supreme Court today reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions seeking disqualification of lawmakers even before their conviction in criminal cases to curb criminalisation of politics in the country. Continue Reading

Contempt of people’s court

Paradoxically, the judiciary has landed itself in the dock. The sickening slanging spree in its higher echelons and exposure of its dark political underbelly stemmed from its own ranks. Now, it is not just about some ex-judges and their past acts. The question naturally arises on what skeletons will tumble out when current judges turn ex. The judicial system has all five fingers pointing inwards for a long time to come. Continue Reading