A total of 694 cases as of December 2016 stands pending at various stages.
The first month of demonitisation announcement saw a common theme running across the country, so far, as the real estate sector is concerned.
The decline has been very pronounced in Mumbai — one of the top realty markets in the country — at 39 per cent for registration of properties compared to 29.9 per cent across the state in eight registration circles.
Of the total 889 acquittals between 2014 and 2016, at least one in every four acquittals reflects a hostile complainant.
Of the total 889 acquittals statewide between 2014 and 2016, at least one of every four acquittals reflects a hostile complainant.
‘First-of-its-kind’ exercise in country involves open interface across 45 police units that will assemble all their resources in a centrally managed live database under ‘land’, ‘assets’, ‘human resources’ heads.
All this was quickly drowned out on the morning of Tuesday, January 17, with news reports screaming “High Currency Demonetised”.
The real-estate sector, much of it built on wads of unaccounted cash, will be hit the hardest by the government’s decision to demonetise Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes. Will the move shake up the sector or shape it?
Most builders feel land price correction might not happen
The case is that of two minors who were raped and killed in 2011-12; a third kid was found dead close to Sassoon Docks.
Maharashtra’s Opposition parties have over the course of the year slammed Fadnavis for his handling of law and order in different cases.
Outside, first day, first show had begun at 9:30. “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil deployment is in place,” said Patil said, 35 years in the force.
Most of the invoices found were of drugs from a stock dated April 2016 and August 2016 and include that of over 14,000 tablets.
Maharashtra: The applications were received under the “special drive” launched in May for honorary animal welfare officers “to serve as eyes to monitor the beef ban” enforced last year.
The Indian Express had reported on August 22 that following this call, 2,371 applications were awaiting scrutiny by the High Court-appointed committee to Monitor Animal Welfare Laws.
In the new draft, all responsibilities of all departments and stakeholders — barring the role of the police — have been removed.
Asked about gau rakshaks applying for the card, applicant Mujahid B Shaikh of Satara says, “It’s wrong. This honorary card is to help every animal... not to distinguish between cows and other animals.”
The Indian Express interviewed applications, found that each applicant has been involved in “gau raksha” and now look at the government-issued card as key to a more muscular implementation of the beef ban.
Over 2,300 apply in Maharashtra, many linked to Hindutva groups.
It’s the frame of a celebrity — often in comfortable clothes, walking on the airport promenade — that makes a ‘night shift’ successful, says photographer Varinder Chawla
The “unprecedented response” followed a drive to appoint special animal welfare officers to help police and the animal husbandry department in implementing the amended Maharashtra Protection of Animals Act ,1995.
Voluntary post at the Animal Husbandry department gives the person authority to make police accountable to act on a complaint.
A three-month review done at the corporation’s health department recently found out that the new automated system has removed a lot of problems associated with the earlier coordinating systems, including nuisance callers.
Liberalisation of the aviation sector transformed the way a whole generation travelled, even if it meant giving up watching the world go by on a bus or train.
A first in rural policing, different subdivisions get together to first establish identity of the deceased and then nab the five suspects
Transgender Kajal sings Lata songs on women’s compartments in local trains, earning money — and love; she says she loves to see beautifully dressed women.
Port magazines from 30s and 40s offer rare glimpse of life in Mumbai and its once thriving port
On May 13 this year, when the NIA filed its supplementary chargesheet, it told the court that the ATS’s investigation regarding the owner was accurate.
Subedar said he saw ATS officer ‘doing something’ in house of accused; he had told ATS his office had keys.
ATS relied on five witnesses to put Sadhvi Pragya at centre of conspiracy; one now dead, one missing and one retracts statements, NIA discards their original statements and re-examines the other two.
With the rains, came the tide of bloody deaths. The streets of Bombay had never seen such fear. He was a messy killer, but he was still one step ahead of the police. But Raman Raghav finally made a false move — he stepped out carrying a wet umbrella.
The system of delivering paper reports was actually adopted from a procedure followed in London
A long summer journey led to an ancestral house in Kerala, a patch of woods and the embrace of a grandmother.
Shirish Kunder has turned 43 today. He is one of the few people in the film industry to talk politics and take a stand, he says he has nothing to lose.
Those discharged in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case
The community, the villagers proudly say, was always entrepreneurial. Its members were either skilled in carpentry or as goldsmiths. In the houses that Mhatre points out, there are signs of these skills collected over a period of time.