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HC refuses abortion of "unwanted" pregnancy of married woman

India, July 3 -- The Bombay high court on Tuesday expressed its disinclination to allow a petition seeking permission for a Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) of a Thane woman after reviewing a re... Read More


BMC to complete new cemetery for Sunni Muslims in Deonar by Dec

India, July 2 -- The Bombay high court (HC) has directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to complete the development of a new cemetery for Sunni Muslims of the Govandi-Deonar area on a 2,... Read More


HC upholds dowry harassment charges against mother-in-law

MUMBAI, July 1 -- The Bombay high court (HC) recently quashed charges against a sister-in-law, accused of dowry harassment and cruelty, while holding the mother-in-law responsible for playing a signif... Read More


HC clarifies stance on 'pending' cases for passport renewal

MUMBAI, July 1 -- The Bombay high court recently clarified that for a criminal proceeding to be considered 'pending', it must be registered before a court of law which should take cognisance of the ca... Read More


HC quashes dowry harassment case against sister-in-law, upholds charges against mother-in-law

India, July 1 -- The Bombay high court (HC) recently quashed charges against a sister-in-law, accused of dowry harassment and cruelty, while holding the victim's mother-in-law responsible for playing ... Read More


HC clarifies its stance on 'pending' criminal proceedings for passport renewal

India, July 1 -- The Bombay high court recently clarified that for a criminal proceeding to be considered 'pending', it must be registered before a court of law which should take cognisance of the cas... Read More


'Transit rent must be paid regardless of financial condition'

MUMBAI, June 29 -- The Bombay high court on Wednesday directed a developer company to pay transit rent to evicted slum dwellers in the city, regardless of its financial situation. The directive came o... Read More


HC raps BMC over delayed OC to building due to encroachments on approach road

India, June 29 -- The Bombay high court has rapped the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for its inaction against encroachments, which has delayed the issuance of an occupancy certificate (OC) ... Read More


HC orders developer to pay transit rent regardless of financial condition

India, June 29 -- The Bombay high court on Wednesday directed a developer company to pay transit rent to evicted slum dwellers in the city, regardless of its financial situation. The directive came on... Read More


HC relief for woman caught with fake BMC ID in lockdown

MUMBAI, June 28 -- The Bombay high court on Monday quashed criminal proceedings against Deepali Gaikwad, who was found travelling with a fake Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) photo identity ca... Read More