HC sends notice to TN govt over illegalities in school tenders

The Madras High Court has ordered notice to the Tamilnadu government on a public interest litigation (PIL) petition alleging illegalities in two tenders totally worth Rs 520 crore for setting up smart classrooms in government schools in the state. Continue Reading

Interim stay on order for MBBS admissions abroad

The Madras High Court Monday stayed a single judge’s order barring the MCI and the Centre from issuing eligibility certificate to students who secure less than 80 per cent marks in the qualifying examination to pursue medical courses in foreign countries. Continue Reading

HC refuses to interfere in order against industrialist Muthiah

The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court Tuesday refused to interfere in the Revenue Divisional Officer’s (RDO) order directing industrialist M A M R Muthiah to hand over the property of Tamil Isai Sangam here to its manager A S Palaniappan. Continue Reading

HC warns HR&CE over documents related to temple idol

The Madras High Court Thursday warned the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) department of serious consequences if it was proved that the documents related to an idol at the famous Kapaleeswarar temple here were destroyed. Continue Reading

Building of Jaya memorial a policy decision: TN govt to HC

The Tamilnadu government Wednesday informed the Madras High Court that the decision to construct a memorial for late chief minister Jayalalithaa was a policy decision and there was no conviction against her as of date. Continue Reading