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  • Bombay high court gives CBI 1 week to show proof of ex-CM's innocence

    The Bombay high court on Monday rapped the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and gave the agency one week's time to produce the report showing that it had found no evidence against former chief minister Ashok Chavan for 'misuse of power' in the Adarsh scam. Justice ML Tahilyani asked the CBI...

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 6:35am
  • HC wants quick steps on women's safety

    Taking a serious view on the matter of women's safety, the Bombay High court has directed the state government and various public transport undertakings to describe the steps they are taking to ensure that women are protected particularly in public places. Who is court addressing?

    Monday, 29 September 2014 - 4:15am
  • Jitendra Awhad moves Bombay high court to quash probe into 'false' affidavit

    NCP leader Jitendra Awhad has approached the Bombay high court (HC) seeking to quash a magistrate's order directing Kalwa police to investigate an alleged false affidavit he filed during the 2009 assembly elections. The leader allegedly did not disclose his ownership/interest in a flat in the...

    Sunday, 28 September 2014 - 6:00am
  • Bailable warrant against Pradeep Sharma in fake encounter case

    In fresh trouble for encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma, the Bombay high court on Friday issued a bailable warrant against him after admitting appeals challenging his acquittal in a fake encounter case of Ramnarayan Gupta alias Lakkhan bhaiyya alleged aide of Chhota Rajan, who was killed in 2006...

    Saturday, 27 September 2014 - 6:20am
  • Army against restoration of power, water to Adarsh Co-operative Housing Society

    The Indian Army has opposed the application filed by Adarsh Co-operative Housing Society seeking restoration of electricity and water supply. The Army has said that they (society) themselves admitted large-scale irregularities in the affairs of the society and it was a "back-door attempt" to get...

    Thursday, 25 September 2014 - 6:35am
  • Mumbai zoo enclosure safe, assure officials

    The killing of a youth in the Delhi zoo on Tuesday by a white tiger after he reportedly slipped and fell into the animal's enclosure, put the spotlight on the current security arrangements at the Byculla zoo. Zoo authorities assure that the current security arrangements around enclosures walls are...

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 7:30am
  • Bombay High Court gives government ultimatum on Metro fares

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday gave an ultimatum to the union government on setting up of the fare fixation committee to finalize Mumbai Metro fares by November 30. The court said that if the government did not meet the deadline it would decide on the matter. A division bench of chief justice...

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 6:55am
  • Already out on bail, the wait gets longer for Shiney Ahuja

    The Bombay high court has refused to grant relief to Bollywood actor Shiney Ahuja, who had sought expeditious hearing in his appeal against conviction in a rape case dated June 14, 2009. Citing reason that the actor is already out on bail, the HC said there was no urgency in the matter. Explaining...

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 6:15am
  • Bombay high court seeks details on cops engaged in investigation, VIP duty

    Clearly unhappy with the sloppy nature of police investigations and the meagre conviction rate, the Bombay high court, on Tuesday, asked the state govt to furnish details on the number of police personnel dedicated to investigation and those engaged in VIP duty. A division bench of justices VM...

    Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 7:10am
  • 2011 serial blasts: Bombay High Court orders state to hand over compensation by Wednesday

    Chief secretary hauled up for failure to pay kin of blast victims

    Tuesday, 16 September 2014 - 7:40am