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Kumbakonam mishap: HC orders appearance of former TN Chief Secy

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 01:36

The Madras High Court on Friday ordered the then Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary and School Education Secretary to appear before it on September 1 in a contempt petition regarding compensation to the families of 94 children who died in a fire accident in a school in Kumbakonam in 2004.

Stalin moves HC for CBI probe into building collapse

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 01:33

DMK Treasurer M K Stalin on Friday moved the Madras High Court seeking a CBI probe into the collapse of an under-construction multi-storeyed building in suburban Porur that left 61 persons dead in June last.

HC orders fresh probe in case involving forged signature of Shiela Dikshit

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 01:16

Madras High Court on Friday ordered the poilce here to reopen a complaint that a city-based financier was cheated Rs 62 lakh by two persons who produced papers with forged signatures of the then Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and fake seals of central government to support their claim of being awarded a government project.

Delhi HC to hear plea on August 1 for CBI probe into Katju`s allegations

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 14:31

The Delhi High Court will hear on August 01 a PIL seeking a CBI probe into Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju accusing three former chief justices of India of making "improper compromises" to save a tainted judge of the Madras High Court.

Madras HC orders reinstatement of bus conductor sacked 16 years ago

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 15:18

Sixteen years after a bus conductor`s dismissal from service for not issuing a ticket to a passenger, Madras High Court Bench has ordered the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation to reinstate him but set aside an order granting him 30 per cent back wages.

Suspension is right in disciplinary proceedings: HC

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 14:58

Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has held that there was nothing wrong in suspending an employee, pending disciplinary action, as such an action alone would help the employer to conduct the disciplinary proceedings without any interference.

Sanjay Kishan Kaul sworn in as Chief Justice of Madras HC

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:47

Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul was on Saturday sworn in as Chief Justice of Madras High Court by Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah at the Raj Bhavan here.

Katju expose: SC no to early hearing of PIL in judge extension row

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 18:51

The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to hold early hearing of a plea seeking a probe to ascertain the role of then prime minister Manmohan Singh and law minister HR Bhardwaj in not informing the President of all the facts including an adverse report about Justice S Ashok Kumar while clearing his extension as additional judge of the Madras High Court.

Manmohan favoured tainted judge? BJP wants him to clarify

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 09:31

Reports claimed on Wednesday that the Prime Minister`s Office had pushed for making permanent a Madras High Court judge, who has been referred to as corrupt by former Supreme Court judge and current Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju.

DMK slams Katju for `baseless` allegations

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:31

DMK Tuesday slammed former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju for his "wild and baseless" allegation that "TN partner" of the UPA lobbied for a corrupt judge.

Raising Madras HC issue so late indicates Katju trying to please someone: Ali Anwar

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:23

Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Tuesday said that it seems like Katju is trying to please someone to get new assignments, by raising the Madras High Court issue so late.

Katju takes the fight forward, poses 6 questions to Justice Lahoti

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:23

Despite facing questions on the timing of his expose on political interference in judicial appointments, former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju appears to have decided to fight it out.