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Tamil Nadu govt withdraws permission for 100% occupancy in movie theatres
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Tamil Nadu govt withdraws permission for 100% occupancy in movie theatres

Days after allowing full capacity in cinemas, the government cited an advisory from the Centre and a petition in the Madras HC over the matter for revoking its decision

Madras High Court acquits man accused of killing Dalit son-in-law in 2016, sets aside death sentence of five others
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Madras High Court acquits man accused of killing Dalit son-in-law in 2016, sets aside death sentence of five others

The Madras HC sentenced the five other accused to life imprisonment for a minimum of 25 years without any right to remission.

Madras High Court rules working women giving birth to child after twins in first delivery not entitled to maternity benefits
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Madras High Court rules working women giving birth to child after twins in first delivery not entitled to maternity benefits

The Madras High Court has ruled that if a working woman gives birth to a child in the second delivery after twins in the first, she is not entitled to maternity benefits as it should be treated as the third child.

Justice Muralidhar's transfer unrelated to Delhi riots case, but govt should have been more careful: Justice Balakrishnan
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Justice Muralidhar's transfer unrelated to Delhi riots case, but govt should have been more careful: Justice Balakrishnan

The government should have been a little careful while issuing the midnight order transferring Delhi HC Judge S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana HC, former CJI KG Balakrishnan has said, amid a row over the timing of the transfer

Centre transfers Justice S Muralidhar to Punjab and Haryana HC based on SC's 12 Feb direction; order comes on day he pulled up Delhi Police
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Centre transfers Justice S Muralidhar to Punjab and Haryana HC based on SC's 12 Feb direction; order comes on day he pulled up Delhi Police

The Centre on Wednesday issued a transfer of Justice S Muralidhar of the Delhi High Court to the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The notification of Justice Muralidhar's transfer, who is the third-highest judge of the Delhi High Court, comes about two weeks after the recommendation by the Supreme Court collegium on 12 February.

Congress questions Justice S Muralidhar's transfer; Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad slams party, saying 'well-settled process' followed
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Congress questions Justice S Muralidhar's transfer; Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad slams party, saying 'well-settled process' followed

The Congress on Thursday hit out at the government over the transfer of Delhi High Court Judge S Muralidhar, alleging that the Modi dispensation was waging a battle of revenge against the judiciary.

Delhi HC Bar goes on strike against move to transfer Justice S Muralidhar; judge had authored RTI, Sec 377 verdicts
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Delhi HC Bar goes on strike against move to transfer Justice S Muralidhar; judge had authored RTI, Sec 377 verdicts

In protest against the transfer of Justice S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana High Court, the Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHBCA) asked its members to abstain from work on Thursday

Facebook seeking to transfer WhatsApp message traceability case hearing to another court
News & Analysis

Facebook seeking to transfer WhatsApp message traceability case hearing to another court

This case is currently being heard in the Madras HC and there is no clarity as to which court Facebook wants to move the case to

Madras HC approaches IIT-M professor for assistance on WhatsApp's traceability: Report
News & Analysis

Madras HC approaches IIT-M professor for assistance on WhatsApp's traceability: Report

IIT-M professor V Kamakoti also happens to be on the board of the National Security Advisory Board.

Madras HC rejects TN govt's plea challenging Rs 100 crore NGT penalty for not cleaning up Buckingham Canal and state rivers
India

Madras HC rejects TN govt's plea challenging Rs 100 crore NGT penalty for not cleaning up Buckingham Canal and state rivers

The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition filed by the Tamil Nadu government, challenging the Rs 100 crore penalty imposed on the state by the National Green Tribunal for not cleaning the Buckingham Canal, Adyar and Cooum rivers

Kaala director Pa Ranjith's arrest over remark on Chola emperor stayed by Madras HC until 21 June
Entertainment

Kaala director Pa Ranjith's arrest over remark on Chola emperor stayed by Madras HC until 21 June

The Madras HC has also scheduled the hearing for Pa Ranjith's anticipatory bail for Friday.

TikTok races to number one spot on Google Play Store and Apple App Store
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TikTok races to number one spot on Google Play Store and Apple App Store

. TikTok said that it would reward a luck winner with Rs 1 lakh if they to share #ReturnofTikTok.

TikTok ban: Google, Apple remove app from Play Store and App Store following govt order
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TikTok ban: Google, Apple remove app from Play Store and App Store following govt order

Android users will simply be able to download the app from unauthorised sources.

TikTok ban: Apps featuring user-generated content must be regulated to protect children
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TikTok ban: Apps featuring user-generated content must be regulated to protect children

TikTok has gained popularity among preteens, adolescents especially in Tier II, III cities in India.

Jayalalithaa death case: No hurdle before Justice Arumugasamy Commission to continue inquiry, says Madras high court
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Jayalalithaa death case: No hurdle before Justice Arumugasamy Commission to continue inquiry, says Madras high court

The Madras High Court made it clear on Friday that there is no impediment for the Justice A Arumugasamy Commission to continue its inquiry into the circumstances that led to the hospitalisation and subsequent death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa

Madras High Court rejects Tamil film director V Gauthaman's plea for discharge in illegal protest case
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Madras High Court rejects Tamil film director V Gauthaman's plea for discharge in illegal protest case

Justice V Parthibhan of the Madras High Court dismissed the revision petition filed by Gauthaman and Y Arul

Madras HC reserves order on pleas seeking stay on banning online sale of medicines; suspends ban for now
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Madras HC reserves order on pleas seeking stay on banning online sale of medicines; suspends ban for now

The Madras High Court Thursday reserved its verdict on miscellaneous petitions seeking to stay a single judge bench's order banning the online sale of medicines.

18 disqualified AIADMK MLAs to appeal against Madras High Court order in Supreme Court
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18 disqualified AIADMK MLAs to appeal against Madras High Court order in Supreme Court

Thanga Tamilselvan, one of the disqualified MLAs and a staunch supporter of sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran, said the decision was "unanimous" and accepted with "joy" by all the 18 MLAs. The decision was taken after a discussion between the disqualified legislators and Dhinakaran in Madurai.

Madras HC upholds disqualification of 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs; relief for TN govt, but Dhinakaran confident of bypoll win
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Madras HC upholds disqualification of 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs; relief for TN govt, but Dhinakaran confident of bypoll win

In a huge relief to the AIADMK government, the Madras High Court Thursday upheld the 14 June order of the then Chief Justice Indira Banerjee disqualifying its 18 rebel MLAs loyal to sidelined leader TTV Dhinakaran.