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Corruption charge: HC orders notice to TN min

Corruption charge: HC orders notice to TN min

CHENNAI: The on Friday ordered notice to Tamil Nadu local administration minister , the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption () and the on a plea moved by , an , alleging corruption charges against him. The NGO wanted the court to direct the DVAC to file an FIR — after […]

PIL seeks removal of AIDS control society staff

PIL seeks removal of AIDS control society staff

MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the has sought the response of the state government to a petition seeking an interim direction to authorities to remove those without proper qualification in the Tamil Nadu State Control Society (TNSACS) programme. The was filed by Madurai-based advocate S Muthukumar in the wake of […]

Racket holds interviews in legal services office

Racket holds interviews in legal services office

CHENNAI: A that offered jobs in the judiciary and conducted ?interviews? right inside the office of the Kancheepuram district legal services authority has been busted. The Chengalpet town have registered an against two men on charges of cheating and trespassing. Former vice-president of Chengalpet Bar Association N Sathishbabu said the […]

Mindset of police towards spas must change: HC

Mindset of police towards spas must change: HC

CHENNAI: Banning cross-gender will not guarantee end of illegal sex trade, as gay and lesbian practices are on the rise, has said. Sexual favours are no longer a heterosexual domain, hence these may continue even in a same-gender scenario, it added. Justice N Anand Venkatesh, making the observation while ordering […]

HC stays order banning sale of medicine online

HC stays order banning sale of medicine online

CHENNAI: Paving the way for resumption online medicine sale, has stayed a single judge order prohibiting such online sales till central government notifies rules regulating the . ?Online sale is going on for quite some time and if all of a sudden it is stopped till the Rules are notified, […]

HC suggests making syllabus uniform across country

HC suggests making syllabus uniform across country

MADURAI: The bench of the on Wednesday observed that it is time the government introspected the need to make syllabus uniform across the country based on recommendations by an expert committee appointed by it (court) to look into the mental health of students. A division bench of Justice S Vimala […]

Tiruvarur byelection: HC refuses urgent hearing

Tiruvarur byelection: HC refuses urgent hearing

CHENNAI: The on Wednesday refused to give an urgent hearing of a seeking to stall byelection to Tiruvarur assembly constituency announced by the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday. When a division bench of Justice M Sathyanarayanan and P Rajamanickam commenced their proceeding on Wednesday morning, advocate NGR Prasad […]

Postmortem performed on body of HIV +ve blood donor

Postmortem performed on body of HIV +ve blood donor

MADURAI: was performed on the body of an who died while undergoing treatment in Government Rajaji Hospital here on Sunday, a few days after consuming poison. Government Rajaji Hospital dean in-charge Dr S Shanmugasundaram said the postmortem had been performed by a team of doctors led by Dr Selvaraj, head […]

HC quashes FIR against 400 cadres of PFI

HC quashes FIR against 400 cadres of PFI

CHENNAI: The has quashed criminal cases, including unlawful assembly, against 400 members of the (PFI), a national organisation of Muslims. Justice Anand Venkatesh passed the order allowing a plea moved by Mohamed Shaik Ansari, a member of the outfit. According to the petitioner, on February 22, the Jharkhand government banned […]

New juvenile justice boards in Tamil Nadu soon

New juvenile justice boards in Tamil Nadu soon

CHENNAI: After setting up new child welfare committees (CWC) across , the state will soon reconstitute all 32 boards. Members of the board have been working on extended terms after the mandated period of service ended three years ago. Appointment of new members was initiated after the vacated a stay […]