Kerala High Court Says IFFI Must Include ‘S Durga’ in Schedule

The information broadcasting ministry had earlier removed S Durga, as well as Nude, from the festival’s line up despite the jury choosing them. S Durga director and poster. Credit: Facebook New Delhi: The Kerala high court has told the organisers of the International Film Festival of India, to be held in Goa between November 20 and [...]

Kerala Actress Abduction Case: High court accepts charge sheet against Dileep

UP elections will cast shadow on Gujarat elections The brief visit by Barak Obama to Delhi was, quite predictably, another occasion for those infected by Modi allergy to… Article source: Kerala High Court

Want to Marry as per Your Choice, Irrespective of Religion? What Indian Laws Say

Love reading positive news? Help The Better India grow Support our endeavor to become every Indian’s source of daily inspiring positive news. Learn more. Kerala has the highest literacy rate in India. Yet when a girl decided to convert to another religion and marry by her own choice, it became a matter of debate for [...]

Hadiya’s ordeal: The battle for political control in Kerala is being …

As three judges of the Supreme Court – Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice AM Khanwilkar – sat motionless on November 27, a young woman dressed in red, with a red hijab wrapped around her head, approached them. All heads turned to look at the woman, who was followed by [...]

Malayalam actress assault case: Kerala High Court accepts chargesheet against Dileep

IANS Dec,05 2017 16:12 54 IST Kochi:  Kerala trial court on Tuesday (5 December) accepted a chargesheet which has named Malayalam superstar Dileep as an accused in a case involving the alleged kidnapping and sexual assault of an actress in February. The Angamaly Magistrate Court accepted the chargesheet which names a total of 12 persons [...]

Hadiya’s ordeal: The battle for political control in Kerala is being fought over a woman’s body

As three judges of the Supreme Court – Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice AM Khanwilkar – sat motionless on November 27, a young woman dressed in red, with a red hijab wrapped around her head, approached them. All heads turned to look at the woman, who was followed by [...]

Deadline for orphanage registration extended

The State government has extended the date for registration of orphanages in the State under the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 to December 15 considering the difficulties faced by the institutions in complying with the Act. Association of Orphanages and Charitable Institutions, Kerala, vice-president C.P. Kunhimuhammed said here on Saturday that most orphanages will register and [...]

Kerala ‘love jihad’: NIA quizzes Hadiya’s husband after SC gives nod for probe

Kochi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday questioned Shafin Jehan, days after the Supreme Court gave its nod to it to continue its probe into his marriage with Hadiya, a Kerala woman at the centre of an alleged love-jihad case. Jehan was questioned a week after the Apex Court gave its nod to carry [...]

Bombay High Court CJ Justice Manjula Chellur retires

Mumbai, Dec 4 (PTI) Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court, Justice Manjula Chellur, retired from service today. Chellur was the second woman judge to be appointed as the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court, the first being Justice Sujata Manohar. On her last day in office today, CJ Chellur thanked all litigants and [...]

Mere Fact That A Person Is Made Accused In An FIR Is Not A Disqualification For Appointment To Public Posts: Kerala …

While dealing with a challenge made to the appointment of Part Time Official Receivers under the Insolvency Act, 1955, Kerala High Court has held that the mere fact that a person is made an accused in a crime is not a disqualification by itself. The challenge to the appointment of a person was made primarily [...]

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