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Seven acquitted in murder case

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 19:02

Madras High Court Bench today acquitted seven persons who were sentenced to life for murdering a man, the father of two of the accused in December 2011 over a property dispute.

HC moved against Vadivelu`s comeback film `Tenaliraman`

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 01:30

A petition has been filed in Madras High Court seeking to restrain the screening of popular Tamil comedian Vadivelu`s comeback film "Tenaliraman" on the ground that it might have portrayed emperor Krishnadevaraya in a ridiculous manner hurting the sentiments of Telugu people.

Issue BC certificates to converted Muslims: Madras HC

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 23:59

Holding that a person belonging to Hindu backward class on conversion to Islam would continue to get the benefit of BC status, the Madras High Court asked the state government to direct authorities to issue BC community certificates to persons converted to Islam.

Madras HC dismisses BJP Nilgiri candidate`s petition

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 13:23

Madras High Court Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by BJP candidate from Nilgiri Lok Sabha constituency challenging the Election Commission`s order rejecting his nomination papers.

BJP candidate moves HC against rejection of nomination

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 22:38

A day after his nomination for Nilgiris Lok Sabha constituency was rejected during scrutiny, BJP candidate S Gurumurthy moved the Madras High Court challenging the Returning Officer`s order.

12 detained US ship crew released on bail

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 18:19

Nearly six months after their arrest on charges of entering Indian waters illegally, twelve Indian crew members of a US-based ship were today set free from the prison here following the grant of bail by Madras High Court.

AAP candidate Udhayakumar gets pre-arrest bail

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 20:53

Anti-nuclear activist and AAP nominee in Lok Sabha polls SP Udhayakumar was granted anticipatory bail by the Madurai Bench of Madras HC in a two-year old criminal case linked to an anti-KNPP protest.

Police oppose transfer of blast cases to CBI

Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 22:53

Police on Thursday opposed in the Madras High Court Bench here a plea seeking transfer of two bomb blast cases that occurred near a mosque here in November last and March this year, to the CBI.

HC grants bail to 33 crew of detained US ship; Captain, V-C denied relief

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 23:41

More than six months after their arrest on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters off Tuticorin, 33 crew members of a US ship were Wednesday granted conditional bail by Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court.

Srinivasan must step down as BCCI chief for fair IPL probe: SC

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 12:15

In a significant observation, the Supreme Court Tuesday said that for a fair investigation into the allegations of betting in the IPL, BCCI president N. Srinivasan has to step down.

HC issues notice to DGP on petition over man`s murder

Last Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014, 02:41

The Madras High Court has ordered issue of notice to the Director General of Police and authorities on a petition from a woman seeking a CBI probe into the death of her husband who was allegedly murdered by a gang of land encroachers led by a local councillor.

Paintings on small buses: HC to deliver orders on Tuesday

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 22:40

Madras High Court will deliver judgement on March 25 on petition by AIADMK`s Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa challenging ECI`s order to cover painting of two leaves on the small buses,