Bombay High Court

'Chhapaak' taken to Bombay HC over writing credit

In his petition, Rakesh Bharti said that he has been working on the project and has been approaching actors and producers including Fox Star Studio for narration.

Dec 24, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Bombay HC confirms life sentence for mafia don Arun Gawli

A division bench comprising Justice BP Dharmadhikari and Justice Swapna Joshi confirmed the sentence on Gawli - a former MLA - and some other associates involved in the crime.

Dec 09, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

Woman moves Bombay High Court seeking direction for BJP-Sena to form government in Maharashtra

The woman named Priya Chauhan filed the petition incapacity of being a Maharashtra voter. She believes that the present scenario in Maharashtra has deceived the people who voted thinking that the BJP-Shiv Sena will form a government.

Nov 25, 2019, 22:04 PM IST

Supreme Court to begin hearing Maratha quota case on January 22

In July, the top court had decided to look into the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC) Act 2018 granting reservation to the Marathas in education and jobs. It had declined to stay the Bombay High Court order upholding the statute with some modifications, which included staying the HC verdict allowing quota with a retrospective effect from 2014.

Nov 19, 2019, 23:39 PM IST

Despite Bombay HC's order, animals sacrificed in many places in Mumbai on Eid-al-Adha

It is estimated that around 2 lakh goats were sold in Mumbai alone for the occasion of Eid-al-Adha.

Aug 12, 2019, 15:30 PM IST

Bombay HC dismisses Vijay Mallya's plea seeking protection from adverse action by govt agencies

In January this year, Mallya, had become the first businessman to be declared an FEO under the provisions of the new Fugitive Economic Offenders Act which came into existence in August 2018.

Jul 11, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Bombay HC directs police to penalise vehicles using police stickers

The Bombay High Court on Monday ruled that applying police stickers on personal vehicles is an illegal offence. 

Jul 01, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Bombay HC upholds quota for Marathas, but orders to cut it from 16 to 12-13%

It may be recalled that a bill was passed in Maharashtra on November 30 last year proposing 16% reservation in education and government jobs for the Marathas.

Jun 27, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Rape-accused television actor Karan Oberoi moves Bombay High Court for bail

The lower court had rejected Oberoi's plea, noting that the investigation into the case was incomplete and hence it would be incorrect to release the accused on bail.

May 28, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Bombay High Court's new CJ to take over on Sunday

Chief Justice-designate Nandrajog, 61, has been transferred to Bombay High Court following a recommendation of the Supreme Court Collegium last month.

Apr 05, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

Bombay HC dismisses college student's plea to terminate 24-week pregnancy

The Bombay High Court Monday dismissed a petition filed by a 20-year-old woman who had sought to terminate her pregnancy claiming it would have a detrimental effect on her mental health.

Apr 01, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

Grasim Ind challenges Rs 5,872 cr income-tax demand before HC, gets stay from recovery

Grasim Industries had on March 16 said it has received Rs 5,872.13 crore tax demand from the department over its merger with Aditya Birla Nuvo and Aditya Birla Financial Services.

Mar 26, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

Why no order yet to prohibit political ads on social media: Bombay High Court

A bench of Chief Justice Naresh Patil and Justice N M Jamdar posed the question after the poll panel submitted that it was deliberating on bringing in such a direction, and currently, consulting experts and stakeholders.

Mar 07, 2019, 19:50 PM IST

Bombay HC issues notices to Cong, BSP, Shiv Sena for putting up illegal hoardings, banners

The bench sought the parties' responses by March 27.

Mar 01, 2019, 21:06 PM IST

Koregaon-Bhima case: SC sets aside Bombay HC order refusing extension of time to file charge sheet

The apex court said the five rights activists may now seek regular bail in the case as the Maharashtra Police has already filed the charge sheet.

Feb 13, 2019, 12:41 PM IST

Bhima Koregaon case: Accused Anand Teltumbde seeks anticipatory bail, says 'urban Maoist' a false accusation

Anand Teltumbde was arrested by the Pune Police in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case.

Feb 05, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

Nirav Modi's beach-facing bungalow in Alibaug to be erased today

Modi, a key accused in the USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank fraud case, has fled the country.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Quota meant to reduce backwardness of Marathas: Maharashtra government to Bombay High Court

In the affidavit, the government also asserted that the ceiling of 50 per cent reservation imposed by the Supreme Court cannot be made applicable to all the states.

Jan 18, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

BEST resumes bus services, brings relief for lakhs of Mumbai commuters

The strike, which caused inconvenience to about 25 lakh bus commuters, was the longest-ever in BEST's history.

Jan 16, 2019, 19:51 PM IST

5W1H: Mumbai's BEST bus strike ends on 9th day

The BEST bus strike ended on the 9th day after the Bombay High Court directed the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport Undertaking administration to implement the ’10-step increment’ plan and resolve the matter in three months.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:24 PM IST