Tue, Mar 02, 2021

Madras-High-Court News
  • HC refuses to vacate order on half toll at two plazas HC refuses to vacate order on half toll at two plazas

    The Madras High Court refused to vacate an order directing the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to collect only 50 per cent user fee at two toll plazas between Maduravoyal-Ranipet section of...

  • Officials get rap for completion certificate Officials get rap for completion certificate

    The Madras High Court directed the State government to initiate appropriate action against Town and Country Planning officials for issuing completion certificates without even conducting any proper...

  • Summons against IO for malicious prosecution dismissed Summons against IO for malicious prosecution dismissed

    Investigating officers cannot he held for malicious prosecution if the accused is acquitted, said the Madras High Court, dismissing the summons issued against an investigation officer following a plea...

  • Virus variants: HC asks State, Centre to impose new measures Virus variants: HC asks State, Centre to impose new measures

    Expressing hope that the new coronavirus variant surfacing across various parts of the country is not virulent and more infectious than the original version, the Madras High Court sought both the...

  • HC orders Rs 1 lakh cost on frivolous plea HC orders Rs 1 lakh cost on frivolous plea

    Holding that far too often the courts are burdened with dishonest litigants dodging debts by resorting to non-existent, mercy jurisdiction of writ courts, the Madras High Court imposed a cost of Rs...

  • Stay on recruitment of Tangedco gangmen vacated Stay on recruitment of Tangedco gangmen vacated

    The Madras High Court on Monday vacated the interim stay granted by a single judge in the selection of gangmen by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (Tangedco) subject to the...

  • Court orders resumption of M Tech courses in AU with Centre’s 49.5 pc quota Court orders resumption of M Tech courses in AU with Centre’s 49.5 pc quota

    The conflict between the State and Centre over reservation which resulted in Anna University scrapping two M Tech programmes has come to an end, with the Madras High Court on Friday ordering admission...

  • Notice to Centre, Others: HC moved to declare Covishield unsafe Notice to Centre, Others: HC moved to declare Covishield unsafe

    The Madras High Court on Friday ordered notice on a plea moved by a business consultant seeking to declare ‘Covishield’ as unsafe and provide a compensation of Rs 5 crore based on the side effects...

  • Regularise 9K staff working in co-op societies: HC Regularise 9K staff working in co-op societies: HC

    Citing the differentiation made by the Supreme Court between illegal and irregular appointments, the Madras High Court directed the State government to regularise the services of 9,000 employees...

  • HC verdict in AU course cancellation row today HC verdict in AU course cancellation row today

    The Madras High Court is scheduled to deliver order on Anna university’s decision to scrap M Tech courses in Biotechnology and Computational Biology on Friday.