Tax exemption: HC’s order on Dhanush’s petition tomorrow

After the Madras High Court came down heavily on actor Vijay for having filed a writ petition in 2012 seeking entry tax exemption for his Rolls Royce Ghost imported from England, a similar plea filed by actor Dhanush in 2015, seeking exemption of entry tax for his imported car, got listed before the court on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Madras HC strikes down TN law banning online games

The Madras High Court on Tuesday struck down the Tamilnadu Gaming and Police Laws (Amendment) Act of 2021, which bans playing of games like rummy and poker on cyberspace with stakes. Continue Reading

Madras HC talks tough about encroachments on lake

The newly constructed Semmencherry police station and all other encroachments in Thamaraikkeni lake in Sholinganallur must be removed to fully restore the shrinking lake, said IIT-M before Madras High Court. Continue Reading

Madras HC directs govt to respond to jewellers’ contentions

The Madras High Court has recently directed the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Government of India, and Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) to file within three weeks their reply to the contentions raised by the Chennai Jewellers Association over BIS’s order that makes hallmarking of gold jewellery mandatory before sale. Continue Reading

Lyca-Shankar row: Retired Judge to oversee negotiations

The Madras High Court today appointed retired Judge R Bhanumathi to oversee Lyca Productions and director Shankar arrive at an amicable solution over completing ‘Indian 2’. Continue Reading

TN to approach SC on NEET committee?

With the Madras High Court seeking to know from the DMK government whether proper permission was sought from the Supreme Court to constitute a committee to review the impact of NEET in Tamilnadu, the State government is reportedly planning to approach the apex court. Continue Reading

Madras HC raises questions over TN’s NEET committee

Madras High Court today questioned the State government if proper permission was sought from the Supreme Court to constitute a committee to review the impact of NEET. Continue Reading