Tag: Kerala High Court

Kerala High Court
Quaran does not say mosque needed in every nook and corner: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court on Friday denied permission to construct a mosque in a locality that has many mosques, observing that the state already has a large number of religious structures and their ratio to the population is very high.

  • Friday, 26 August 2022
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Kerala HC allows abortion for teenage Pocso victim

A single-judge bench of Justice V.G. Arun ruled that if the girl does not take charge of the baby, then the state government should ensure it looks after the child

  • Saturday, 16 July 2022
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No Coercive Steps Against NBA Members Over Non-Compliance Of New IT Rules: Kerala HC Tells Centre

Under the rules, media companies or their associations have to form self-regulatory bodies which would be headed by a retired judge of the Supreme Court or High Courts or an eminent person.

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
bishop case
Nuns who protested against bishop transferred; won't go, they say

Kottayam (Kerala): Four nuns — who went on a public protest last year demanding arrest of Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who then headed the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar in Punjab — were on Wednesday handed transfer orders asking them to shift to different places but they declined to oblige. As the four nuns, now attached […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Transgenders allowed to pray at Sabarimala temple

Thiruvananthapuram: Four transgenders, who were denied permission to visit the Sabarimala temple a day ago, on Monday got the sanction to pray at the temple, said one of them. Speaking to the media on Monday evening, Ananya said they approached a Kerala High Court-appointed top police official here in the morning and insisted that they […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Sabarimala board to submit report to Supreme Court

Sabarimala/Thiruvananthapuram: The custodian of the Sabarimala temple, Travancore Devasom Board (TDB), has decided to submit a detailed report about the happenings in and around the temple both to the Supreme Court and the Kerala High Court. A. Padmakumar, TDB president, said in the state capital that the board would soon approach their legal counsel for […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Kerala HC grants bail to rape accused Bishop Mulakkal

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Monday granted bail to Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who was arrested in September on charges of raping a nun repeatedly between 2014 and 2016. The bishop secured the bail with strict conditions that he should not enter Kerala. He must also surrender his passport and should appear before the police […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Nun rape case: Bishop moves Kerala HC for anticipatory bail

Kochi: Bishop Franco Mulakkal who has been named in a sexual abuse case by a nun, on Tuesday moved the Kerala High Court seeking an anticipatory bail. The bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar would be appearing before the police probe team on Wednesday. The bail plea would be heard by Justice V. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Kerala HC lifts life ban on cricketer Sreesanth

Kochi: In a relief to cricketer S Sreesanth, the Kerala High Court today lifted the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI in the wake of the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. In his order, Justice A Muhamed Mustaque also set aside all proceedings against Sreesanth initiated by the Board of Control for Cricket in […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Conditional Bail To Mother Arrested For Sexually Abusing Minor Son

Thiruvananthapuram:  The Kerala High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to the 35-year-old woman who was arrested following a complaint by her minor son that she has been sexually assaulting him. Justice S. Shirsy granted her bail on a Rs 1 lakh security bond and called upon the government to constitute a special investigation team […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Online Rummy: Kerala HC Notice To Virat Kohli, Tamannaah

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, actors Tamannaah and Aju Vargheese on a petition seeking ban on online rummy after victims alleged brand ambassadors play a significant role in getting youth addicted. Kohli, Thamanna and Varghese are brand ambassadors of online rummy and hence […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Actress Sunny Leone Gets Relief From Kerala HC In Alleged Cheating Case

Kochi: Actress Sunny Leone and two of her close aides, on Wednesday, got a much needed relief from a bench of the Kerala High Court from being arrested on a complaint filed by an event manager in Kochi in an alleged cheating case. In its order, the High Court asked the Crime Branch wing of […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021