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Why non-passengers are allowed to enter railway stations in Mumbai, questions Bombay High Court 

The bench was hearing a bunch of petitions highlighting the infrastructure problems plaguing the existing suburban railway network in the city.

published on : 7th September 2018

Money laundering case: Chhagan Bhujbal can travel in state without seeking permission, says HC 

On May 4, the high court granted bail to Bhujbal, more than two years after he was arrested by the ED.

published on : 5th September 2018

I&B Ministry urges private TV channels to refrain from using 'Dalit'

The advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term 'Dalit' while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Castes.

published on : 4th September 2018

Bombay HC convicts lifer of lesser charge after he cites self-defence for killing friend

The bench set aside the man's conviction on the murder charge and held him guilty of the lesser charge of culpable homicide not amounting to murder.

published on : 24th August 2018

HC pulls up Maharashtra officials for inaction on PNB scam-accused Nirav Modi's bungalow

The bench also questioned how the collector of Raigad district, where Alibaug is situated, had decided to exempt Modi's bungalow from demolition.

published on : 14th August 2018

How outside food in multiplexes could create security issue, asks Bombay High Court

The court slammed the Multiplex Owners’ Association saying that their business is to present the cinema and not selling food.

published on : 8th August 2018

Marathas suspend quota stir after Bombay High Court appeal

A bench of Justices Ranjit More and Anuja Prabhudessai said the community must remember that the high court has taken note of the situation.

published on : 8th August 2018

Bombay High Court  upholds man's conviction for sexual assault on teenage girl

In his appeal, the convict claimed innocence and said he was implicated in the case by the family of the girl at the behest of a local politician who had an enmity with him.

published on : 4th August 2018

Bombay High Court advances hearing on Maratha quota issue to Tuesday

Several petitions were filed in 2014 and 2015 after te then Congress-NCP government granted 16 per cent reservation in government jobs and education to the Maratha community.

published on : 4th August 2018

Does Maharashtra government intend to act against MII event organisers for fire, asks High Court

The blaze had engulfed the stage at the cultural event at Girgaum Chowpatty seafront where a string of film celebrities and political leaders were present as part of the high-profile investment meet.

published on : 1st August 2018

HC raps Maharashtra government, civic body after sea dumps trash on Mumbai shores

The court directed the BMC and a senior official of the state's Environment department to file their affidavits on August 10, enlisting steps to deal with the issue.

published on : 30th July 2018

Khwaja Yunus custodial death case: Decision to remove prosecutor not to shield cops, says Maharashtra government

The government, through a notification in April this year cancelled advocate Deepak Mirajkar's appointment as special public prosecutor in the case.

published on : 28th July 2018

Khwaja Yunus custodial death case: Decision to remove prosecutor not to shield cops, says Maharashtra government

Four police officials are facing trial on charges of murder, voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort confession, fabricating evidence, and criminal conspiracy in the case.

published on : 28th July 2018

Interaction with litigant on social media can be grounds for judge's withdrawal: Bombay High Court

Further, under certain circumstances, a lawyer leaving a comment on a judge's social media post can be seen as "professional misconduct", the high court said.

published on : 19th July 2018

Agencies must ensure fair probe as liberals fear backlash: Bombay HC

The bench was hearing a plea filed by the kin of Dabholkar and Pansare seeking that the high court monitor the probe in both cases.

published on : 17th July 2018
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