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Top StoriesJun 24, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
IT rules: Digital news publishers take plea to Madras HC, notice sent to Centre
The association said in its plea that it was being pressured by the ministry of information and broadcasting to furnish information within 15 days under Rule 18 of the new Information Technology Rules 2021.
Top StoriesJun 7, 2021, 3:38 PM IST
Madras HC landmark ruling on LGBTQ protection, says ignorance no justification for discrimination
The court, in its directives, suggested comprehensive measures to sensitise the society and various branches of the state, including police and judiciary, to remove prejudices against the LGBTQIA+ community.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
Setback for EC, Supreme Court rejects plea against Madras HC's scathing observations
The Apex Court bench comprising Justices DY Chandrachud and MR Shah said that the question of expunging the remarks made by Madras High Court recently against the Election Commission does not arise and that no restriction can be put on media from reporting Court proceedings.
ElectionsMay 3, 2021, 9:21 AM IST
Time for Election Commission to fortify itself
If democracy were to thrive in its truest sense, the sanctity of elections must be inviolable. In doing so, the Election Commission will have to be more robust and impervious to any political attacks or judicial interference or superintendence, observes Om Pathak.
Top StoriesApr 30, 2021, 12:24 PM IST
Restrain media from reporting oral comments: EC moves Madras HC over ‘murder charges’ remarks
Days after the Madras High Court castigated the Election Commission over the second wave of coronavirus in India, the poll panel urged the Court to restrict the media from reporting on oral observations.
ElectionsApr 27, 2021, 10:34 AM IST
Election Commission bans victory processions on May 2 counting day
The decision comes a day after the Madras High Court took the Election Commission to task while hearing a suo motu case concerning the management of the Covid situation in Tamil Nadu.
Top StoriesApr 26, 2021, 6:04 PM IST
EC responsible for COVID-19 surge, officials should be booked for murder: Madras HC
"Your institution is singularly responsible for the second wave of Covid-19. Election Commission officers should be booked on murder charges probably," the HC observed.
ElectionsMar 24, 2021, 6:00 PM IST
DMK moves Madras HC to restrain EC from using EVMs older than 15 years
The other prayers of the DMK, represented by its Organisation Secretary R S Bharathi, were to provide CCTV live coverage/web-stream during voting in all the polling booths and voting centers, to install jammers at the strong rooms, where EVMs are stored and at the counting centres.
Top StoriesDec 24, 2020, 1:30 PM IST
'Our heads should hang in shame': Madras HC over Scheduled Caste ill-treatment in Madurai
The Madras High Court has made scathing observations on the ill-treatment of the Scheduled Caste community while taking suo motu cognizance of a December 21 report in Tamil daily, Dinakaran
EntertainmentOct 14, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
Rajinikanth moves Madras HC after Rs 6.5 crore property bill
In his petition, the actor claimed he had not let out the marriage hall since the lockdown came into force on March 24, and that due to this he is entitled to vacancy remission.
IndiaSep 14, 2020, 4:24 PM IST
Kollywood embraces actor Suriya after Madras HC judge seeks contempt proceedings against him
Actor Suriya had taken to social media and slammed the courts over the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).
EntertainmentAug 1, 2020, 11:21 AM IST
Virat Kohli, Tamannah in trouble as petition filed in Madras HC seeking duo’s arrest
A petition has been filed in the Madras high court seeking the arrest of Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and actress Tamannah Bhatia for promoting 'online gambling'
IndiaJun 25, 2020, 2:31 PM IST
Coronavirus: Tamil Nadu's 17,000 people brought back from abroad, Centre tells Madras HC
The external affairs ministry said 45,242 repatriation requests were received from people of Tamil Nadu stranded in different countries
IndiaNov 22, 2019, 12:52 PM IST
Fathima Latheef suicide case: Petition filed in Madras HC seeking transfer of case to CBI
National Students' Union of India has filed a petition in the Madras high court on Thursday seeking transfer of investigation into the suicide of a girl student of IIT Madras to the CBI