Category: Bombay High Court

Leave jobs or appear for TET, Bombay High Court tells thousands of primary school teachers. Mumbai: In what can spell trouble for thousands of teachers across Maharashtra, the Bombay High Court has refused to be ‘sympathetic’ to them and said they would have to appear for the Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) or leave their jobs. The HC further said if these primary school teachers do not want to get

Nirbhaya Case: Experts Say Centre’s Demand For Individual Hangings Bad In Law.

Source:- The Centre on Februrary 1 moved the Delhi High Court for immediate execution of the death convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case. It argued that individual hangings were possible. Presently, all four convicts have been delaying their executions by taking advantage of the death law. The court has scheduled the hearing

Supreme Court allows transportation of iron ore mined in Goa before March 2018, overrules Bombay H.C order.

Source:- The Supreme Court this week allowed mining firms to transport iron ore mined from Goa prior to March 15, 2018, provided that it has paid royalty to the government authorities for the same. A three-judge Bench of Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, Justice BR Gavai and Justice Surya Kant overruled a decision

Bombay HC grants anticipatory bail to suspended DIG facing molestation charges.

Source – THE BOMBAY High Court on Wednesday granted pre-arrest bail to suspended DIG Nishikant More, who is facing allegations of molesting a 17-year-old girl last year. An FIR has been filed against More, DIG (motor transport), Pune, at Kharghar police station in Navi Mumbai. More’s anticipatory bail application was rejected by the sessions

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Bombay High Court refuses to stay land acquisition proceedings.

Source – Mumbai: In a setback for the Godrej and Boyce Manufacturing company limited, the Bombay High Court refused to grant any stay on the land acquisition process initiated by the Maharashtra government for the bullet train project, which is expected to connect Mumbai-Ahmedabad on a fast corridor. The company has raised an objection

PMC Bank Crisis: Supreme Court Stays Bombay High Court Order Allowing Shifting of HDIL Promoters from Jail to Their Residence.

Source – The Supreme Court Thursday partially stayed the Bombay High Court order allowing shifting of HDIL promoters Rakesh Wadhawan and Sarang Wadhawan, accused in the multi-crore Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC) scam, from Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail to their residence. A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde took note of

PMC Bank scam: Bombay High Court sets up panel for sale of HDIL assets; next date of hearing on 30 April.

Source – Mumbai: The Bombay High Court set up a three-member committee on Wednesday for valuation and sale of encumbered assets of Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd (HDIL) to expeditiously recover dues payable by the firm to crisis-hit Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank. A division bench of Justices RV More and SP Tavade said