Abhay Oka

Justice Abhay Oka appointed as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court

Justice Abhay Oka appointed as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court

Mumbai: Pursuant to the recommendations of the Supreme Court collegium, the President of India on Tuesday accorded the appointment of Jus...Read More

Bombay High Court junks BMC’s capital value rules as basis for property tax

Bombay High Court junks BMC’s capital value rules as basis for property tax

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday struck down certain rules enacted by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for assessme...Read More

Supreme Court Collegium names Justice Abhay Oka as the next Chief Justice of the Karnataka HC

Supreme Court Collegium names Justice Abhay Oka as the next Chief Justice of the Karnataka HC

Mumbai: Days after the new Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court assumed office, the Supreme Court Collegium on Thursday named Justice A...Read More

Interests of pregnant woman are on a higher pedestal than unborn child: Bombay High Court

Interests of pregnant woman are on a higher pedestal than unborn child: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: Taking note of the rising cases of pregnant women seeking permission to abort their foetus, the Bombay High Court held that the i...Read More

Rs 15,000 per month rent for Mahul residents: Bombay High Court

Rs 15,000 per month rent for Mahul residents: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: It was a major victory for hundreds of Mahul village residents, the toxic hell in Chembur, on Wednesday. This, after the Bombay H...Read More

Teachers of private schools oppose poll duties in Bombay High Court

Teachers of private schools oppose poll duties in Bombay High Court

Mumbai: Claiming that the ‘future prospects’ of students are at stake, teachers of private unaided schools have moved the Bombay High Cou...Read More

Judges must ignore what media reports: Justice Abhay Oka

Judges must ignore what media reports: Justice Abhay Oka

Mumbai: Apart from media there are also some politicians and organisations that prejudice a criminal case, said Justice Abhay Oka of the ...Read More

2008 Malegaon blast case: Accused can challenge special court’s orders in Bombay High Court

2008 Malegaon blast case: Accused can challenge special court’s orders in Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a temporary respite for the accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday dismissed the contention...Read More

Mumbai: BJP corporator slammed for illegal hoardings in Andheri

Mumbai: BJP corporator slammed for illegal hoardings in Andheri

Mumbai: A sitting corporator of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from Andheri, accused of putting up illegal hoardings and manhand...Read More

Children of second marriage entitled to compassionate appointments, rules Bombay High Court

Children of second marriage entitled to compassionate appointments, rules Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Bombay High Court on Thursday held that a child from a second marriage, which may be illegal, is ent...Read More

Law and order excuse to cover inaction: Bombay High Court

Law and order excuse to cover inaction: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: Expressing displeasure over the constant inaction of the police against violators of noise pollution norms, the Bombay High Court...Read More

Major relief for government as Bombay High Court refuses to scrap Jalyukta Shivar Yojana

Major relief for government as Bombay High Court refuses to scrap Jalyukta Shivar Yojana

Mumbai: There was some respite for the Maharashtra government on Monday, after the Bombay High Court refused to scrap the Jalyukt Shivar ...Read More

Maharashtra: BJP top leaders asked to appeal to workers not to put illegal hoardings

Maharashtra: BJP top leaders asked to appeal to workers not to put illegal hoardings

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday slammed top political parties for constantly defying its orders prohibiting illegal hoardings acr...Read More

2008 Malegaon blast case: Purohit asked to file fresh plea challenging UAPA charges

2008 Malegaon blast case: Purohit asked to file fresh plea challenging UAPA charges

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday disposed of a criminal appeal filed by Lieutenant Colonel (Lt. Col.) SP Purohit, the prime accuse...Read More

There is light in the dark corridors of the judiciary

There is light in the dark corridors of the judiciary

Mumbai: Justice Abhay Oka, the judge of Bombay High Court, who has always set an example by sitting through security drills and also powe...Read More

Court building is ill-equipped, government can’t deny justice to litigants: Bombay High Court

Court building is ill-equipped, government can’t deny justice to litigants: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: Taking note of the most ‘ill-equipped’ condition of the present building in Fort, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted six we...Read More

Bombay High Court raps CM Devendra Fadnavis , as observation home staff yet to get salaries

Bombay High Court raps CM Devendra Fadnavis , as observation home staff yet to get salaries

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday embarrassed Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis saying he has failed to perform his duty as the e...Read More

Curtains 2018: High Court upheld blanket ban on use of plastic from June 23

Curtains 2018: High Court upheld blanket ban on use of plastic from June 23

Mumbai: In a positive approach, the Bombay High Court upheld the decision of the Maharashtra government to impose a blanket ban on the us...Read More

Will decide by October 31 if Maharashtra facing drought, Bombay High Court told

Will decide by October 31 if Maharashtra facing drought, Bombay High Court told

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Thursday informed the Bombay High Court, it will be taking final decision on declaring droughts in ...Read More

Mumbai: Bombay High Court frowns at 72 infant deaths

Mumbai: Bombay High Court frowns at 72 infant deaths

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday expressed shock over the deaths of 72 infants due to malnutrition in Melghat – a tribal area in A...Read More

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