Madras high court
This is the first time an all-women Full Bench (comprising of three judges) has been constituted to answer a reference made to it by a division bench (comprising two judges).
In the case of twins, there is some time gap between the consecutive births and the woman, anyway, has to deliver twice. This amounts to two deliveries and hence the child after this will be considered a third child.
“Boldness is the indispensable disposition and quality for women lawyers. The study of law is an extremely liberating and strengthening experience. It helps in personality development” – Lily Thomas
Justice Tahilramani barely had a year of service left as a High Court judge before retiring on October 3, 2020.
Professor Samuel Tennyson of Madras Christian College is facing sexual harassment charges from 34 female students. The alleged harassment occurred during a college trip to Karnataka.
The Madras High Court’s endorsement of intercaste marriage could hopefully motivate people to challenge their perception of caste, and how factors like love and dedication matter more in a marriage than caste.
Justice N Anand Venkatesh of Madras High Court observed that only intercaste marriages can uproot “the evil of caste system”.
Chief Justice of the Madras High Court, Indira Banerjee, has been appointed as a Supreme Court judge. With this appointment, Banerjee becomes…
For the first time in 135 years of its existence, Madras High Court has got an all-women bench. The feat was achieved after the recent appointment of Justice Bhavani Subbaroyan as junior judge. The HC is currently headed by Chief Justice Indira Banerjee.
CBSE last week struck down an entire section on the Nadar community of South India. The board announced that the topic has been dropped from the curriculum of the class IX social science textbook on ‘Caste conflict and dress change’.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa remains in hospital. She was admitted to Apollo Hospital in Chennai on September 22nd,…
Other women also told us how it affects their freedom when such comments start flashing on the TV channels