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Madras HC sets aside 2013 order giving Tamil Nadu govt rights to takeover Ayodhya Mandapam

April 28, 2022 6:28 am

The Madras High Court quashed a single bench ruling that upheld the takeover, saying the department had merely stated that the Ayodhya Mandapam was a public place of worship as per Section 6 (20) of the HR and CE Act but failed to consider the Samaj’s objectives and to specify the allegations against it.

Winding up order: Madras HC dismisses SpiceJet plea

January 12, 2022 12:01 am

A division bench of Justice Paresh Upadhyay and Justice Sathi Kumar Sukumara Kurup extended the suspension of the order till January 28, to enable the airline to move a further appeal before the Supreme Court.

TN: Court orders re-postmortem of youth who died after release from police custody

December 08, 2021 8:55 am

In her plea before the court, Manikandan’s mother Ramalakshmi claimed that her son died as a result of brutal police torture. She said the post-mortem was not conducted properly and sought a fresh one. Further, the petitioner claimed that the police released only two minutes of CCTV footage of the enquiry.

Madras High Court orders winding up of SpiceJet over outstanding dues

December 08, 2021 10:00 am

🔴 SpiceJet “has miserably failed to satisfy the three pronged test suggested by the Supreme Court in Mathusudan Govardhandas & Co Vs Madhu Woollen Industries, and hence had rendered itself liable to be wound up for its inability to pay its debts under Section 433 (e) of the Companies Act 1956,” the high court said in its order.

Mother vs mother battle; Madras HC comes to the rescue of 10 year-old girl given in adoption as toddler

November 28, 2021 10:03 am

🔴 The court allowed the girl's biological parents and siblings free access to her during the weekends, but made it clear she would stay with the woman who cared for her for 10 years after she was given in adoption to her.

Centre notifies transfer of Justice Bhandari from Allahabad to Madras HC

November 17, 2021 5:58 am

As the senior-most judge in Madras HC, Justice Bhandari is likely to take charge as the acting Chief Justice.

Madras HC orders notice on plea to examine Palaniswami, Sasikala

September 04, 2021 12:40 pm

Justice M Nirmal Kumar later adjourned the matter for September 27.

TN should get Rs 5,600 cr compensation for loss of two MP seats: Madras HC

August 24, 2021 9:07 am

The Madras HC bench said it was “very unfair and unreasonable” to reduce the number of MPs from 41 to 39 for successfully bringing down population as part of the national family planning programme.

IPS officer sexual harassment case: SC ends Madras HC’s monitoring, expunges its observations

August 19, 2021 12:55 pm

One August 2, the Madras High Court had ordered day-to-day trial of the case, and directed the Villipuram Chief Judicial magistrate to complete the proceedings before December 20, 2021 and submit a compliance report.

Madras HC comes to rescue of woman who lost her son

August 18, 2021 8:25 am

Originally, when approached, the petitioner was told to furnish a copy of the complaint given to the police with regard to her deserted husband.