Government can regulate school fees, says HC

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Kerala High Court puts onus on government to regulate fees in …

KOCHI: Expressing concern over the unreasonably high fees levied by several private schools, the Kerala High Court has held the state government has the power to regulate the fees collected by educational institutions. The court asked the government to determine the modalities for such regulations. The court issued the order on a petition filed by five students [...]

New High Court Chief Justice to be sworn in on Wednesday- The …

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Justice Hrishikesh Roy will be sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court at 11 am at the Raj Bhavan auditorium on Wednesday. Governor P Sathasivam will administer the oath of affirmation. The Centre appointed Roy as the Chief Justice of the court last week. He was discharging his duties as [...]

Supreme Court Asks Kerala Priests Involved In Rape Cases To Surrender

New Delhi:  The Supreme Court today cancelled the interim protection from arrest given to two clergymen, accused of sexually abusing a married woman, and asked them to surrender by August 13. A bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan said the two priests were at liberty to seek regular bail once they surrendered. [...]

Drive against corruption can’t be a witch-hunt, Govt tells HC

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Irishman Andrew Jordan has case thrown out after seeking probe into investigation of his partner Liga Skromane’s …

AN Irish man seeking a probe into the investigation of his partner’s murder in India has had his case tossed out by a High Court judge. Liga Skromane, who was originally from Lavita but had been living in Ireland for a number of years, was drugged, raped and murdered during a trip to India. Liga [...]

3 High Court judges elevated to top court

After months-long deadlock, the Centre has finally agreed to the Supreme Court Collegium’s decision to elevate the Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice KM Joseph to the apex court. Joseph apart, Madras High Court Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Orissa High Court Chief Justice Vineet Saran have also been elevated to the top court. The new [...]

Justice Hrishikesh Roy Appointed As Chief Justice Of Kerala High Court

The Centre on Friday notified the appointment of Acting Chief Justice of Kerala High Court, Justice Hrishikesh Roy as the Chief Justice of the High Court. Justice Roy graduated in law from the Campus Law Centre, the University of Delhi in 1982, and was designated as a Senior Advocate by the Gauhati High Court in December 2004. [...]

Legal fraternity hails Joseph’s elevation

KOCHI:The Kerala legal fraternity is jubilant over the elevation of Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice K M Joseph to the Supreme Court, months after the apex court collegium’s recommendation. The Centre had to make a U-turn after initially rejecting the recommendation of the collegium. When the Centre had dragged its feet on the decision to [...]

Actress attack: It’s survivor vs AMMA at Kerala HC

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