Heartbreaking! Nobody tried to save my daughter as she bled to death, says Infosys employee's father

Heartbreaking! Nobody tried to save my daughter as she bled to death, says Infosys employee's father

24-year-old Infosys employee Swathi father has said that no one tried to save his daughter while she bled to death at a Chennai railway platform.

Rajiv Gandhi's assassination: Yet to take decision on premature release of Nalini, Tamil Nadu tells Madras HC

Rajiv Gandhi's assassination: Yet to take decision on premature release of Nalini, Tamil Nadu tells Madras HC

Tamil Nadu government on Friday told the Madras High Court that it was yet to take a decision on the premature release of Nalini Sriharan, the life convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case since her case with other co-convicts are pending before the Supreme Court.

High Court issues notice to actor R Madhavan over alleged encroachment

High Court issues notice to actor R Madhavan over alleged encroachment

The Madras High Court has issued notice to R Madhavan on a PIL accusing him of encroaching upon a water channel adjacent to land purchased by him in Dindigul district.

Not mandatory to disclose caste in application forms: HC

The Madras High Court on Wednesday ruled that persons who do not wish to disclose their caste or religion in application forms for admission to educational institutions in the state, should not be compelled to do so.

Take action on plea for additional security in 51 booths: HC to EC

Though he had sent a representation to the district collector on May 3, there had been no response so far.

Jaya TV stops telecast of 'morphed' video of DMK candidate

Justice M V Muralidharan recorded a memo filed by Jaya TV Network that the telecast had been stopped immediately on receipt of a notice from the Election Commission on May 9 and ruled that since the defendant had stopped telecasting the news nothing survives in the suit for adjudication by the court.

Vulgar images on condom packs: Supreme Court asks Centre to explain if they violate law

Vulgar images on condom packs: Supreme Court asks Centre to explain if they violate law

Concerned over alleged explicit pictures on condom packs, contraceptives and other sexual wellness products, the Supreme Court has sought a reply from the Centre to explain whether they violate law.

Madras HC dismisses PIL against BCCI

Madras HC dismisses PIL against BCCI

Former CBI Director R K Raghavan and others filed the PIL to restrain the Indian cricket board and its Chairman Shashank Manohar from effecting any adverse changes which will reduce BCCI's share of revenue.

Justice Ramamohana Rao worn in as judge of Madras High Court

Justice Ramamohana Rao was today sworn in as the judge of the Madras High Court.

HC asks govt for final view on bringing law to prevent kangaroo courts

The matter has been pending since 2006. Already several interim orders had been passed against katta panchayats by various benches.  

Madras HC stays lower court order on "triple talaq'

The Madras High Court on Friday came to the rescue of a Muslim woman by staying the order of a lower court in Periyakulam which upheld the "triple talaq" sent by her husband through telegram in 2009 .

Married kin cannot be deprived of accident compensation: Madras HC

The Madras High Court on Friday held that excluding married daughters and siblings of those who succumb in motor accidents from claiming compensation for the death would be against the object of the Motor Vehicles Act.

HC quashes suicide abetment case against former TN minister

The Madras High Court today quashed a case of abetment to suicide and corruption filed against former Tamil Nadu minister "Agri" SS Krishnamoorthy in connection with the death of a senior official in his department last year, which led to his exit from the ministry.

Madras HC grants 24-hour parole to Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan

Madras HC grants 24-hour parole to Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict Nalini Sriharan

The Madras High Court on Tuesday granted a 24-hour parole to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini for attending post funeral rituals of her father.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini moves Madras HC for 3 days leave to attend father's rites

Nalini was sentenced to death by the trial court in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case on January 28, 1998. 

Madras HC makes National Anthem mandatory in schools

Hearing a public interest litigation , a Madras HC bench directed the education departments to verify whether the National Anthem is being sung in all private schools.

National anthem should be sung in all private schools: Madras HC

The Madras High Court has made it clear that the national anthem should be sung in all private schools in Tamil Nadu during the morning assembly.

Madras HC helps Class X student to appear for board exam

The Madras High Court Bench here has allowed a class X student to appear for the board exam this year after his Tirunelveli-based private matriculation school barred him citing 'behavioural' issues.

Money demanded to run business is not dowry: Madras High Court

Money demanded to run business is not dowry: Madras High Court

In an important judgment, the Madras High Court has ruled that money demanded by a man from his in-laws for doing business does not come under the category of 'dowry'.

Money demanded by man for business will not come under dowry: Madras HC

The Madras High Court Wednesday ruled that money demanded by a man from his in-laws for doing business does not come under the category of 'dowry'.