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Don’t lodge frivolous FIRs, Bombay HC tells cops

December 02, 2016 2:14 am

A division bench headed by Justice V M Kanade ordered the quashing of an FIR while hearing a petition filed by Dejul Shah, a 42-year-old wholesaler from Malad, who was detained by the Naupada police in 2014 for selling a pair of shoes that had the letter ‘M’ inscribed on the sole.

Bombay HC notice to those discharged in 2006 Malegaon blasts case

November 17, 2016 9:56 pm

The serial bomb blasts outside a cemetery near Hamidia mosque at Malegaon, near Nashik, on September 8, 2006, claimed 37 lives and injured over 100 people.

Don’t be over-sensitive, Bombay HC tells CBFC, clears Udta Punjab with one little cut

June 14, 2016 3:39 am

The disclaimer will now state that the film does not promote or encourage use of expletives or drugs by any person, and that the film does not depict any particular state.

Narendra Dabholkar murder case: A timeline

June 11, 2016 2:48 pm

The CBI had taken over this case in May 2014 on the directions of the Bombay High Court.

Shani Shingnapur temple: Plea seeking to recall Bombay HC order rejected

June 11, 2016 1:53 am

The court rejected the intervention application filed seeking to recall the HC order passed, allowing women entry into temples where they were barred from doing so earlier.

Haji Ali plea: Bombay HC judgment on June 28

June 10, 2016 12:00 am

The court asked the petitioner’s lawyer to place on record order, if any, passed by the Supreme Court on the entry of women to Sabarimala temple in Kerala.

Malwani raids: Cops tried correcting mistake by issuing guidelines, says Bombay HC

June 08, 2016 1:23 am

On August 6 last year, the police had raided hotels located along the beach in Malwani and booked couples on charges of indecency.

Neonatal units: Court asks for report from govt, BMC

June 07, 2016 3:16 am

The court also told the state government to place on record the norms laid down by the central government with regard to the NICU beds which require to be provided per hospital.

When will you put up FOB near Hancock Bridge, HC asks Rlys

June 07, 2016 3:03 am

The bench has now given railways time till June 14 to come up with an outer limit for the construction of the alternate foot overbridge with BMC agreeing to pay the cost of constructing the bridge.

Bombay HC stays till June 7 trial in Jiah Khan case

May 24, 2016 12:00 am

The special court had on May 20 adjourned the trial till June 10 after Rabia sought to move the high court seeking stay in the trial pending hearing of her petition.


Police detain protestors opposing Sanjay Dutt's release

February 25, 2016 5:54 am

Pune, Feb 25 (ANI): The Pune police on Thursday detained protestors opposing the release of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt from the Yerawada jail. The 56-year-old, who has spent 42 months in prison, walked out of jail around eight months ahead of time - the reprieve was granted on grounds of good behaviour. The security outside the Yerawada jail has been tightened in view of Dutt's release. Meanwhile, a PIL has also been filed in Bombay High Court by social activist Pradeep Bhalekar, seeking a stay on early release of the 56-year-old actor. The PIL says several convicts secure good-conduct reports from prison authorities but are not granted remission or early release. Reportedly, the actor has been out on parole for 90 days in December 2013 and again in August last for 30 days for personal reasons.

SC issues notice to Salman Khan in hit-and-run case

February 19, 2016 10:42 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to actor Salman Khan on the Maharashtra government's petition challenging the Bombay High Court verdict, where the actor was acquitted of all the charges in 2002 hit-and-run case. Chief Standing Council of Maharashtra Government Nishant Kanteshwarkar said the apex court issued notice after hearing all the arguments from both sides. Nishant said they demanded that Salman's driver's testimony should be heard in the matter.