Ruhi Bhasin

Articles By Ruhi Bhasin

Swachh Bharat: Can private toilets be converted to public toilets, Bomaby High Court asks BMC

“You cannot put up boards outside their properties saying the toilets in their premises are public toilets. How can you do that following the Swachh Bharat Mission. Show us where it says so,” said the court.

Bombay High Court relief for Hindu woman seeking inheritance after marrying Muslim

‘Renouncing religion & convertion matters of choice, cannot end relationships established by birth’

No more adjournments: High Court tells charitable trust to pay Rs 4.5L for delays

Hearing a suit filed by Ram Nagar Trust over an ownership dispute of a piece of land in Bandra, Justice Gautam Patel passed the order directing the charitable trust to pay Rs1,000 per day for the 450-day delay (Rs 4.5 lakh in total) to the defendant.

Sohrabuddin encounter: Bombay HC once again refers to lack of CBI assistance

This is the third time that the judge pointed to the lack of assistance from the investigating agency since hearings began almost two weeks ago.

Sohrabuddin killing: Bombay HC says prosecution case unclear, CBI not helping

The Bombay High Court said on Wednesday that it was still unclear about the prosecution’s case, pointing to lack of assistance on the part of the CBI. “What is the prosecution case about? No one has informed me yet,” said Justice Revati Mohite Dere.

Sohrabuddin case: Discharged officer played same role as juniors on trial, says Rubabuddin’s lawyer

Lawyer says then Udaipur SP had no intention of arresting Sohrabuddin

I have seen the discharge orders… HC should examine these orders: Justice (retd) Abhay M Thipsay on Sohrabuddin case

Almost a year after retirement, the judge says that the controversy surrounding the death in 2014 of special CBI court judge B H Loya, has prompted him to examine various orders passed by him and other judges in the matter.

Failure of justice system in Sohrabuddin encounter case, Bombay High Court should relook: Ex-judge Abhay M Thipsay

Sohrabuddin case: Justice Thipsay, who ruled on four bail pleas in case, flags: ‘selective discharge of high-profile accused, abrupt transfers, questions over bail, pressure on witnesses to turn hostile’.

Sohrabuddin encounter case: Witnesses are turning hostile, what protection, Bombay HC asks CBI

" What protection are you providing to witnesses. Some of them have turned hostile. Is this the seriousness with which CBI is conducting the trial?" questioned Justice Revati Mohite-Dere.

Sohrabuddin case: CBI argues against discharge of two police personnel

The CBI had claimed that Prajapati never travelled in the train back from Ahmedabad and the doctor who examined the constables after the incident found no chilli powder in their eyes.

Bombay High Court on Mankhurd Home: ‘Mentally challenged children left to God’s mercy’

State says 60 posts vacant in children’s homes across Mumbai

Refused job by CISF, man with tattoo gets relief from Bombay HC

Had applied for constable/driver post, court asks agency to consider his plea

World Heritage tag for Oval Maidan: Final decision likely in June

Questions sent back to India after Paris meeting in November needs to be answered by February, say officials

Sohrabuddin killing case: Will oppose petition challenging discharge of Amit Shah, CBI tells Bombay HC

The PIL, filed by the Bombay Lawyers Association, has described as “illegal, arbitrary and malafide” the CBI’s decision not to challenge the December 30, 2014 order discharging Shah in the case.

Mumbai: Court receiver to carry out inventory of all moveable assets at The Cliff

The court was hearing a Notice of Motion relating to two contesting wills. One of the wills is dated February 5, 2003, under which one Basant Mishra, who is the respondent in the matter, makes claims.

Four most senior SC judges target CJI: Important to swiftly address issues raised, say former Bombay HC judges

Four of SC’s most senior judges, in the letter to the CJI had expressed concern relating to certain judicial orders passed by the top court which has “adversely affected the overall functioning of the justice delivery system”.

Relief for Pakistan-born man living in India for fifty years on long-term visa

HC asks state to detail procedures Asif Karadia needs to follow for MHA to consider his plea for Indian citizenship

Bombay HC asks civic body to remove Ambedkar’s statue from park in Vikhroli

The BMC had issued an order in April 2017 to the organisation to remove the unauthorised structure that included a shed, located in the R G Bhandare playground on Station Road, Tagore Nagar, Vikhroli (East).

Narayan Dabholkar had dreamt of a home on this leafy stretch now named after him

Narayan Dabholkar Road on Malabar Hill is now a leafy, cool stretch known for VIP movement and popular among early-morning joggers.

Relief for Ashok Chavan as Bombay HC rejects Governor’s prosecution order in Adarsh scam

The court was hearing a petition filed by Chavan challenging the decision of Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao granting sanction to the CBI to prosecute him in the case. The bench had earlier made Rao a respondent in the matter.