The Madras High Court on Wednesday restrained police and Corporation authorities from conducting routine raids without any basis and interfering with the business carried on by beauty parlours, massage centres and spas in the city and its outskirts.
Madras High Court on Saturday directed the Superintendent of police, Puducherry, to conduct an identification parade through video conferencing to enable two minor girls identify personnel with whom they were suspected to have been forced to have a sexual relationship.
Madras High Court on Friday directed all Transport Corporations functioning in Tamil Nadu to call for applications to fill up the posts by direct recruitment through open market besides calling for names from the employment exchange.
The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the concerned authorities to inform all airport authorities not to harass Sarah Thomas, an NRI from Dubai, detained by immigration officials here in a case of mistaken identity, lodged in prison and later handed over to Kerala Police.
Observing that liquor is "a poison to the society," the Madras High Court on Wednesday posed a set of 16 questions to the state and central governments, asking how can governments run liquor business when the Constitution advocates total prohibition.
The Madras High Court bench here Wednesday dismissed the writ petition filed by aspiring filmmaker K.R. Ravi Rathinam, who had claimed that the makers of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer ‘Lingaa’ have stolen his story.
The act of police in arresting RSS cadres during processions over their attire seemed at the most "an act of bad taste and bad faith on the part of authorities" and cannot be taken as contempt of Court, the Madras High Court said on Saturday.
The Madras High Court on Friday directed the Law and Company Affairs Ministry to file within four weeks a counter affidavit on a PIL challenging the constitutional validity of an act related to bequeathing of property.
The Madras High Court on Friday expressed surprise at the lack of endeavour to take up the matter related to implementation of high security registration plates (HSRP) for motor vehicles under an amended rule despite the directions of Supreme Court.
The Madras High Court bench here Monday deferred its verdict on a writ petition filed by aspiring filmmaker K.R. Ravi Rathinam who has accused the team of superstar Rajinikanth's "Lingaa" of having stolen his script.
Former Indian Space Organisation Chairman G Madhavan Nair has moved the Madras High Court challenging the Centre's 2011 order terminating his appointment as Dr Vikram Sarabhai Distinguished Professor, divesting him of all government-related posts and barring him from any such future assignments.
A day after Supreme Court set aside a Madras High Court order directing the Centre to conduct caste-based census, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Saturday urged the Union Government to factor in the necessity of holding such an exercise.
Holding that the right of citizens cannot be curtailed except for definite reasons, the Madras High Court on Friday directed Tamil Nadu government to permit RSS units take out processions on specified routes and hold public meetings in places earmarked by them, with reasonable restrictions as the state deemed fit.
The Madras High Court bench on Friday ordered a notice to the police of Tharuvaikulam in Tuticorin district on a petition by crew of U.S. Ship 'Seaman Ohio' seeking to quash a lower court order dismissing their application to return their passports, documents and other belongings so that they could go back home.