Entry of women to temples-HC adjourns PIL

The Madras High Court has in adjourned a PIL seeking to declare a rule of the state HR&CE department preventing women from entering temples during a particular period in which they are not by cust…

ICC opens hearing of Uganda rebel leader

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has opened the confirmation of charges hearing against accused Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen. This is the first major hearing for a…

HC orders issue of notice on flood compensation

The Madras High Court has ordered issue of notices to Tamil Nadu Home Secretary, Chennai Corporation Commissioner and Superintendent of Storm Water and Canals on a petition by social activist “T…