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Friday, March 05, 2021

Bombay HC


Bombay HC sets aside govt decision appointing administrators to eight APMCs

March 04, 2021 2:46 am

The court further directed the state to decide afresh on the proposals of extension of the committees in view of postponement of APMC elections due to the pandemic and also to record complaints, if any, against the board of directors.

Bomby HC seeks Centre response on PIL against FASTag, seeking option of cash for toll payment

March 03, 2021 11:29 pm

The PIL said though the authorities made a provision for FASTag since 2016, many are still not comfortable with the technology. They are unable to maintain a FASTag account and, hence, prefer to pay cash at toll plazas.

MMRDA moves HC, seeks to vacate stay on Kanjurmarg Metro car shed work

March 03, 2021 2:25 am

The HC, which had on December 16, 2020, restrained the Maharashtra government from carrying out operations on the salt pan land till further orders, is yet to decide whether the state or the Centre owns the land.

Pvt unaided schools can’t debar students for non-payment of hiked fees for 2020-21: Bombay HC

March 03, 2021 1:22 am

The schools submitted that the decision was in violation of their fundamental rights and put unnecessary restrictions on administration of educational institutions, which includes the right to regulate and fix fees.

Bombay HC allows resumption of construction work near Banganga Tank

March 02, 2021 11:36 pm

The court, while lifting the stay, however, directed the authority to depute an officer to inspect the tank at the time construction activities are in process and place a report of the same before the court during the next hearing.

Bombay HC allows Varavara Rao's counsel to visit him at hospital to complete bail formalities

February 25, 2021 11:04 pm

The high court on Monday granted bail for six months with strict conditions to Rao on health grounds in the case being investigated by the National Investigation Agency. (NIA).

Bombay HC pulls up ACB, Thane Police over delay in filing FIR against contractor

February 25, 2021 1:11 am

The petitioner said out of 470 bus stops, signboards had been put up on only 55 % of them and charges for only 2.5 % of those bus stops were received by the Thane Municipal Corporation.

Bombay HC seeks reply from state govt, BMC & SRA on BJP leader's PIL against Mumbai Mayor

February 25, 2021 12:29 am

Kirit Somaiya claimed that Kishori Pednekar has also given her official residential address, for the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections, in one of these tenements, which proves that the allegations in the PIL are valid.

Bombay HC orders survey of Banganga tank, scrutiny of construction activity effects

February 24, 2021 11:28 am

The bench also asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to place before it the documents issued by the civic body pertaining to the construction activities and posted the next hearing on March 1.

Law and liberty

February 24, 2021 8:37 am

Bail for Varavara Rao is welcome. Tougher questions must be asked when accused are in custody for extended periods of time