High Court Politics South India

Madras High Court’s verdict is boon or bane for EPS-OPS camp

Edappadi K Palaniswami government in Tamil Nadu has got a temporary relief  of sorts with Justice M Sathyanarayanan, the third judge of Madras High Court upholding validity of Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal’s September 18, 2017 order disqualifying 18 AIADMK MLAs, owing allegiance to TTV Dhinakaran, for submitting a memorandum seeking change of chief Read More…

High Court Legal National Politics

P.C in Aircel-Maxis money laundering case named as A1

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed chargesheet against former Union minister P Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case. The agency has named nine accused in the case including Chidambaram, S Bhaskaraman and four Maxis companies in the supplementary chargesheet.  CBI Special Judge OP Saini fixed November 26 for consideration of the chargesheet. Earlier Read More…

High Court Social Supreme Court Women

Sabarimala : Kerala police FIR against 2000 people and look out notice against 200

Kerala police Thursday detaining over 1000 people in a crackdown on those allegedly involved in the violent protests against entry of women of all ages into the hilltop sabarimala  temple  In the regard Kerala  police had filed cases against 2000 persons and issued a lookout notices against 210 persons. “In a major swoop, we detained Read More…

High Court Politics South India

CBI probe ordered into 4800 Crores Corruption allegations against CM Palaniswami

In a major set back to ADMK party Supremo ., Justice AD Jagadish Chandira gave direction on petition by DMK, after perusing report filed by Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption. The Madras High Court on Friday ordered a CBI probe into allegations of corruption in award of road contracts by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Read More…

High Court Social South India Supreme Court Women

Digital booking to be introduced on the model of Tirupati for Sabarimala

A high-power committee meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan discussed various arrangements to be made for women devotees, days after the Supreme Court opened the gate of the temple for women of all age. Chief Secretary Tom Jose, Chief Minister’s Private Secretary M V Jayarajan, Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) member K P Sankardas and Read More…

High Court North India Politics Voice

A month house arrest thrills me no end says Navlakha

The high court granted Navlakha the relief, saying the Supreme Court last week had given him the liberty to approach the appropriate forum within four weeks to seek further recourse, which he has availed. “The period of house arrest, despite the restrictions imposed, was put to good use, so I hold no grudge,” Navlakha, under Read More…

Culture High Court Voice

Uttarakhand HC asks Centre to strictly implement ban on porn sites

The Uttarakhand High Court today asked the Centre to strictly implement the ban on pornographic websites, taking cognisance of reports that a girl was gang raped in a Dehradun school by her fellow students after they watched porn clips. Issuing a slew of directives to implement the ban Thursday, a division bench comprising Acting Chief Read More…

High Court Legal North India

Wife, daughter of former chief justice held hostage, robbed

Former Chief Justice Delhi high Court Dalip Kumar Kapur’s  wife  was held hostage at her residence allegedly by her servant and accomplices who fled with cash and valuables worth lakhs of rupees, police said Wednesday. The incident took place on Monday night and was reported to police by the daughter of the former judge Dalip Read More…

Business High Court Market Voice

Indian Rupee at its nadir 72.99 ., Investors lost 272000 Crores in 2 days

Stock investors lost heavily and became poorer by Rs 2.72 trillion in two days of market fall which saw the BSE benchmark index diving almost 800 points. Market benchmark BSE Sensex Tuesday tumbled by about 295 points or 0.78 per cent to close at 37,290.67 due to increasing crude oil prices and mounting trade tension. Read More…

High Court Legal

National herald case : Sonia Rahul Pleas dismissed

In a set back to Congress leaders in National Herald  case  the Delhi High Court Monday dismissed the pleas of Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi challenging reopening of their tax assessment for 2011-12. The order of a bench came while hearing the plea of Rahul, Sonia Gandhi and her party colleague Oscar Fernandes Read More…

High Court Politics South India

Courts grants 3 months extension to probe for Tamilnadu Exam Scam

Chennai  high court granted three months to Central Crime Branch (CCB) police to complete the investigation relating to Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Group-I recruitment scam and file a comprehensive report before the court. When the matter came up for hearing on Wednesday, the division bench of justices R. Subbiah and R. Pongiappan passed the Read More…

High Court North India Politics

22 yr old case excavated and Modi Critic IPS Bhatt arrested

IIT studied  Indian Police Service officer 54 year old Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested on Wednesday by police in Gujarat in connection with the arrest of a man for allegedly possessing drugs 22 years ago, officials said. The crime investigation department of Gujarat police arrested Bhatt following a probe ordered into the case by the Gujarat Read More…

High Court National Supreme Court

Malegaon Blast : Purohit petitions dismissed at SC and HC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to entertain the petition filed by Lt Col Srikant Prasad Purohit seeking a SIT probe in the Malegaon Blast case.  According to a Bar and Bench report, the apex court also said that it did not consider it appropriate to interfere in the case. The Apex Court asked him Read More…

High Court Legal Social

Setback for SASTRA university on 20.62 acres land

The question of dispute in  land for  20.62 acres SASTRA university  has received jolt and been asked to return its encroachment  by Highcourt Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao (since retired) in September last and held that the land must necessarily be retrieved from the university without any scope for conveyance on payment of money. In his Read More…