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Mumbai: Only man acquitted in 2005 train blasts moves Delhi court after finding name in list of convicted
Wed, Oct 23, 2019

Shaikh was arrested in 2006 by the Anti-Terrorist Squad and was acquitted by the special court in September 2015.

Rape, murder of ragpicker: Bombay HC sets aside convict’s death sentence, says was juvenile in 2012
Wed, Oct 23, 2019

In 2017, a trial court had convicted two accused, including the juvenile, for raping two ragpickers and killing one of them in Navi Mumbai.

Big setback for DRI in Adani probe, HC scraps its global info requests
Fri, Oct 18, 2019

Says agency should have registered FIRs first but doesn’t go into merits

Exclusive | DRI’s 29,000 cr coal case: Bombay HC rules in favour of Adani Enterprises
Thu, Oct 17, 2019

The high court order assumes significance as apart from the Adani Group, the DRI is probing at least 40 companies including two companies of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), two Essar Group firms and a few public sector power firms

Mumbai: Fisherfolk may vote NOTA over Shivaji Memorial
Sun, Oct 13, 2019

For Colaba’s 2.7 lakh voters (apart from the fishing community), redevelopment in areas like Girgaon, tenancy of leased buildings belonging to the Mumbai Port Trust and traffic congestion in the plush pockets of Cuffe Parade are a few other key issues.

Mumbai Aarey protest: Disappointment for green activists as HC refuses stay on felling of trees
Sun, Oct 06, 2019

Advocate Akshay Shinde, appearing for MMRCL, said that bearing in mind the huge investment, any delay in the project would cause the overriding public interest to suffer.

Bombay HC rejects Shiv Sena corporator’s petition, slaps costs
Sat, Oct 05, 2019

Jadhav had sought direction for calling papers and proceedings related to the Tree Authority’s August 29 resolution on the removal of trees, and after examining its “legality and propriety thereof be pleased to quash the same”.

Bombay HC clears Metro depot at Aarey, felling of trees begins
Sat, Oct 05, 2019

The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) has said only 2 per cent of Aarey land is going to be used for the project.

Maharashtra assembly polls: Aaditya Thackeray files nomination after Shiv Sena’s show of strength
Fri, Oct 04, 2019

The 29-year-old Yuva Sena chief has declared himself to be a businessman with movable assets valued at Rs 13.02 crore.

Bombay HC enhances compensation for kin 29 yrs after woman killed in bus, tractor collision
Sun, Sep 29, 2019

Justice Prabhudessai said that woman, Shakuntala Maskar, attended to the daily needs of her husband and children and did other household chores.

Give alternative accommodation to Mahul residents: Bombay High Court to government
Tue, Sep 24, 2019

Following the Bombay High Court’s 2009 directive – to remove all encroachments near Tansa pipeline – the state government had decided to allot tenements at Mahul, in Chembur, to accommodate the occupants of the structures which were existing as on January 1, 2000.

Mere possession or storage of tobacco cannot fall within purview of danger: Bombay HC
Sun, Sep 15, 2019

In March, an FIR was registered against Anand Chaurasia and Vijay Chaurasia, the petitioners in the case, after gutka and paan masala pouches were found from their residence.

Elgaar Parishad case: Bombay HC rejects Navlakha’s plea to quash FIR
Sat, Sep 14, 2019

On the request Navlakha’s advocate Yug Chaudhry, the bench stayed the order for three weeks so that they can approach the Supreme Court against the order.

Payal Tadvi suicide case: ‘Little fun in lighter vein different from ragging that corrodes confidence of victim’
Sun, Sep 01, 2019

In the order, the court said the licences issued to the three accused doctors by the Medical Council of India as well as Maharashtra Medical Council shall remain suspended till conclusion of the trial.

Bombay HC judge: Didn’t refer to Tolstoy’s War and Peace
Fri, Aug 30, 2019

Justice Kotwal said he knows Tolstoy’s War and Peace is a “literary classic” and also said the list of books, documents and CDs in the punchnama was in “bad handwriting”.

Bombay HC judge: Tolstoy’s War and Peace about another country, so why keep it?
Thu, Aug 29, 2019

The court was hearing the bail plea of Vernon Gonsalves, who was arrested by Pune Police on August 28 last year for his alleged links with the banned CPI-Maoist.

Sexual harassment case: Bombay High Court asks IIT to issue PhD degree to student after his apology
Wed, Aug 21, 2019

Last week, the HC had pulled up the researcher, stating that he can express his views but cannot make personal comments on the woman’s personality.

IIT Bombay harassment case: HC pulls up scholar for comments on complainant’s personality
Fri, Aug 16, 2019

In December 2018, the petitioner was informed by Directorate of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievance that the apology was found to be unsatisfactory and, therefore, his degree is being withheld.

2015 wall collapse: Municipal council to pay Rs 2 lakh to mother of woman killed in mishap, says Bombay HC
Tue, Aug 13, 2019

Granting an interim relief, the court also suggested that the petitioner could file appropriate civil proceedings seeking further compensation for the deceased’s mother since she was dependent on her daughter, who died in the mishap.

Payal Tadvi suicide case: 3 resident doctors get bail, HC suspends their licences till conclusion of trial
Sat, Aug 10, 2019

The court, however, said that their licences, issued by Medical Council of India and the Maharashtra Medical Council, shall remain suspended till the conclusion of the trial.

Payal Tadvi case: Why no action against dept head, HC asks police
Wed, Aug 07, 2019

The court said no action had been taken against Dr Ling despite the fact that Payal’s mother had approached her several times with complaints.

Judiciary overburdened, only solution is specialised benches: Justice Indu Malhotra
Sun, Aug 04, 2019

Reading from quotations of Justice D A Desai in the Guru Nanak Foundation case, Justice Malhotra said the way arbitrations worked was “really poor”.

Give typist job to man who failed to submit ‘no dowry’ undertaking, Bombay High Court tells govt
Thu, Aug 01, 2019

The petitioner, Nilesh Pasarkar, had moved the court challenging the order of a City Civil Court, Bombay, on March 3, 2018 barring the petitioner to join the duty as he failed to serve a declaration stating that he has not taken any dowry from his wife.

Pune BPO employee murder: Bombay HC commutes death sentence of two convicts
Tue, Jul 30, 2019

The court observed that in the mercy petitions filed by the two death row convicts, letters exchanged between different government departments bore the words “most urgent” and “death penalty” and yet the matter “did not receive the attention it deserved”.

Accused told Payal Tadvi: Tu chhoti jaat ho ke hamari barabari karegi kya
Sun, Jul 28, 2019

Following the death of Tadvi, who allegedly hanged herself in her hostel room at the T N Topiwala National Medical College on May 22, the three senior resident doctors had been arrested on charges of abetting suicide and caste discrimination.