Thursday, 20 January, 2022
TopicBombay High Court

Topic: Bombay High Court

Won’t arrest Kangana Ranaut till 25 Jan, cops tell Bombay HC over remarks on farmer protests

The statement was made after a bench said the issue involved the question of Ranaut's fundamental right to free speech and the court will have to grant her some ad-interim relief.

Court allows Sudha Bharadwaj’s release from jail on furnishing surety of Rs 50,000

Other conditions laid down by the special court for Bharadwaj's release include that she shall reside in the jurisdiction of the court and cannot leave Mumbai without its permission.

Bombay HC commutes death penalty of 3 convicts to life in 2013 Shakti Mills gangrape case

The high court bench said death puts an end to the concept of repentance, adding that the convicts deserve imprisonment for life to repent the offence they committed.

Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh to remain in ED’s custody till 12 November

The Bombay High Court on Sunday set aside a special court order remanding Deshmukh to judicial custody. He is being investigated in a money laundering case.

Aryan Khan, Munawar Faruqui or Pinjra Tod — why bail doesn’t mean immediate release

Delayed release is an issue that has triggered concern in judiciary. SC judge Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said delay in communicating bail orders to jail administrations is a 'very serious deficiency'.

‘Difficult to prove conspiracy, only conspirators know’: What NCB said to oppose Aryan Khan bail

Bombay High Court rejects NCB’s submissions, grants bail to Aryan Khan & co-accused Arbaaz Merchant & Munmun Dhamecha, who were arrested after alleged drug bust on 2 October.

Aryan Khan granted bail by Bombay HC in cruise drugs case

The two co-accused, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha, were also given bail. Aryan Khan's legal team will try to complete the formalities for his release from Arthur jail by Friday.

Trial court’s judgment in Tarun Tejpal case ‘fit for 5th century’, Goa govt tells Bombay HC

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Goa govt, stated before the bench that the victim of the 2013 rape case, in which Tejpal has been acquitted, was 'named & shamed'.

No bail for Aryan Khan yet, Bombay High Court to continue hearing tomorrow

Khan’s lawyers Mukul Rohatgi and Satish Maneshinde have argued that NCB has 'no evidence' against the 23-year-old, and he was wrongly arrested and kept in jail for over 20 days.

In relief for Zee, Bombay HC restrains Invesco from requisitioning shareholders meeting

Investors Invesco and OFI Global China had sent a requisition to call for an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders for the removal of CEO Punit Goenka from the company’s board.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow, January 2022 | PTI

TV news is 90% politicians, 5% experts, 5% anchors. UP coverage is finally changing that

‘First to report’ — TV channels love self-praise. But when it comes to UP elections, they are doing something actually praise-worthy.
Reserve Bank of India building in Mumbai | Photographer: Kanishka Sonthalia | Bloomberg

Exotic forex derivatives make comeback in India as RBI pushes to deepen markets

RBI allowed lenders to offer derivative products this month. Banks like ICICI Bank & Axis Bank sold barrier forex options to customers including Reliance Industries & Supreme Petrochem.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.