Tag Archives: Bombay High Court

Industrialist Yash Birla, facing fraud charges, gets HC nod to travel to UK, Egypt

By | 05/30/2023

The Bombay High Court has permitted industrialist Yashovardhan Birla, who is facing several cases of fraud and money laundering, to travel to the United Kingdom and Egypt till July 1, noting that he was not a flight risk or likely to abscond. A vacation bench of Justices Abhay Ahuja and Milind Sathaye on May 26… Read More »

Mumbai News Live Updates: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram to address media on ‘9 years of Modi govt’ at 12 noon

By | 05/29/2023

Mumbai News Live Updates: Former Finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram is scheduled to address a press conference at 12 noon in Mumbai on completion of nine years of the Narendra Modi government. Days after urging citizens living on the slopes of some of the elevated and hilly areas in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal… Read More »

Justice Ramesh Dhanuka Sworn in as Chief Justice of Bombay High Court

By | 05/28/2023

Justice Ramesh D Dhanuka swore in as the Chief Justice of Bombay High Court on Sunday. (ANI photo) Born on May 31, 1961, Justice Ramesh Dhanuka did his schooling in Mumbai. He got a Bachelor degree in Commerce and Law from the University of Mumbai Justice Ramesh Devkinandan Dhanuka was on Sunday sworn in as… Read More »

Justice Ramesh Dhanuka Sworn In As Chief Justice Of Bombay High Court

By | 05/28/2023

The swearing-in ceremony was held at the Raj Bhavan in Mumbai. Mumbai: Justice Ramesh D Dhanuka was on Sunday sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court. He is due to demit office on May 30, upon attaining the age of 62, and will have a tenure as chief justice of effectively… Read More »

Consensual Relationship Can’t Be Punished Under POCSO, Says Bombay HC as It Grants Bail to 25-Yr-Old Man

By | 05/04/2023

Reported By: Sanya Talwar Last Updated: May 04, 2023, 13:43 IST The court ordered the release of the applicant with several conditions including that he would not interfere with the complainant and other witnesses. (Representational image/Shutterstock) The court noted that since the boy was also young at the time of the incident, the consenting sexual… Read More »

Special court to pronounce verdict in Jiah khan suicide abetment case today – Times of India

By | 04/28/2023

MUMBAI: A special CBI court is all set to pronounce on Friday its verdict in the trial into a June 3, 2013, death by suicide of actor Jiah Khan, 24, in which her then boyfriend, actor Suraj Pancholi, then aged 20,was accused of abetment of suicide.Khan had died at her Juhu house. The Juhu police… Read More »

Bombay HC Directs Maharashtra Govt to Ask Educational Institutions to Allow Retrospective Change of Name And Gender for Trans Persons

By | 04/28/2023

Last Updated: April 28, 2023, 01:08 IST The court was hearing a plea wherein the petitioner had obtained an MA in Development Studies from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The name on the certificate described the student to be female. In 2015, the petitioner adopted another name, self-identifying as transgender. (Representational image/Shutterstock) The high… Read More »

Won’t Notify Fact Checking Unit for Fake News Against Govt Till July 5: Centre Tells Bombay HC

By | 04/27/2023

Published By: Sanstuti Nath Last Updated: April 27, 2023, 12:10 IST The bench, however, said the rules would not be operable till the unit was set up or notified (Shutterstock) Stand-up comic Kunal Kamra, in his petition, claimed the new rules could potentially lead to his content being arbitrarily blocked or his social media accounts… Read More »

Bombay HC Allows 2006 Mumbai Train Blast Life Convict to Take LLB Exams

By | 04/26/2023

Last Updated: April 26, 2023, 15:39 IST In 2022, the high court granted permission to Ansari to take his LLB semester 1 exam, but with certain conditions. (Shutterstock) The court in its order recorded the cost of all the arrangements should be paid by Mohammad Sajid Margub Ansari and if the cost arrangement is not… Read More »