Delhi High Court refuses to entertain PIL against Kamal Haasan’s remark

Posted On & filed under High Profile Cases.

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to entertain a PIL filed by a BJP leader seeking directions to the Election Commission to “restrict” misuse of religion for poll gains. The high court also asked the EC to decide BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay’s representation against the remarks of actor-cum-politician Kamal Haasan that “free India’s… Read more »

Kamal Haasan, Vidya Balan, J.S. Verma, Yuvraj among 127 Padma awardees

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

Noted scientist RA Mashelkar, yoga expert BKS Iyenger, actors Kamal Haasan and Vidya Balan, tennis player Leander Paes, cricketer Yuvraj Singh, and former chief justice of India, the late JS Verma were Saturday conferred the Padma awards on the eve of the 65th Republic Day. While Mashelkar and Iyengar were the two named for Padma… Read more »

Madras High Court lifts ban on Vishwaroopam

Posted On & filed under Media & Entertainment News.

The Madras High Court Tuesday ruled in favour of Kamal Haasan’s banned controversial film “Vishwaroopam” and lifted the ban by the state government. “The film can be released in theatres tomorrow and the Section 144 order issued by the district collector will be kept in abeyance,” said Justice K. Venkatraman in an interim order. The… Read more »