Kerala High Court directs IFFI to screen S Durga

Ten days after the Information Broadcasting Ministry dropped Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Malayalam thriller, S Durga, from the final list of films to be screened at International Film Festivals of India’s (IFFI) Indian Panorama section, a single judge bench of the Kerala High Court has directed the organisers to exhibit the film at the festival. Justice [...]

Kerala High Court directs IFFI to screen ‘S Durga’

Ten days after the Information Broadcasting Ministry dropped Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Malayalam thriller, S Durga, from the final list of films to be screened at International Film Festivals of India’s (IFFI) Indian Panorama section, a single judge bench of the Kerala High Court has directed the organisers to exhibit the film at the festival. Justice [...]

S Durga director hails Kerala HC order to screen film at IFFI

Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan on Tuesday hailed the Kerala High Court’s order to screen his Malayalam film “S Durga” at the ongoing IFFI in Goa, days after the Information and Broadcasting Ministry dropped the movie from the festival. The director had moved court, challenging the ministry’s decision to exclude his film from the Indian Panorama 2017 [...]

Malayalam actress assault case: Kerala High Court allows actor Dileep to travel to Dubai

The Kerala High Court directed the release of Dileep’s passport for six days. (File Photo) Kerala HC grants bail to actor Dileep in abduction case; Here’s all you need to know Malayalam actress assault case: AMMA backs actor Dileep The Kerala High Court on Tuesday allowed actor Dileep, who is out on bail in a [...]

Lavalin case: CBI may move SC next month – KERALA – The Hindu

With just a day left for completing the statutory period to file an appeal challenging the Kerala High Court’s verdict acquitting Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in the SNC-Lavalin case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to approach the Supreme Court later along with a petition seeking to condone the delay. Official sources attribute [...]

SC questions Kerala in Jishnu case

The Supreme Court on Friday questioned the Kerala government for not seeking a CBI probe into the mysterious death of Kerala engineering student Jishnu Pranoy before the State High Court. A Bench led by Justice N.V. Ramana made the oral comment when Jishnu’s mother, Mahija, sought to intervene with a plea for a CBI probe. [...]

Dileep wants to visit Dubai for restaurant launch, moves court

Actor Dileep, who is out on bail in an actress attack case, has approached the Kerala high court seeking release of his passport to visit Dubai. According to Times of India report, Dileep filed a plea in the court seeking permission to travel to Dubai to attend the inauguration of his restaurant ‘Dhe Puttu’. The [...]

Let Commissioner continue for now: HC

A Division Bench of the Kerala High Court has ordered that P. Rama Raja Prema Prasad continue as Commissioner of the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) till the Sabarimala pilgrimage season is over. The court made it clear that the appointment of N. Vasu as the Commissioner would come into effect only after February 1, 2018, [...]

Travancore Devaswom Board ordinance: Kerala High Court orders status quo

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday held that status quo be maintained with respect to the state government’s ordinance to reduce the tenure of Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) members from three to two years. The Bench said that A Padmakumar and K P Sankaradas, newly appointed president and member of TDB, respectively, can continue to function [...]

Former Supreme Court judge Justice V Khalid passes away at the age of 95

Kannur: Former Supreme Court judge and eminent jurist Justice V Khalid passed away in Kannur on Wednesday, family sources said. Ninety-five year old Justice Khalid served as the judge of the Supreme Court from 25 June, 1984 till his retirement on 30 June, 1987. File image of eminent jurist V Khalid who passed away on Wednesday. [...]

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