HC asks ‘Fin minister sleeping?’ over DRT not functioning

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Mumbai: The Bombay High Court expressed annoyance today over the non-functioning of the Debts Recovery Tribunal (DRT), whose premises here were closed following a fire over a month ago, and sought to know “if the finance minister of the country was sleeping” over the shutdown of a key body. The court said while Mumbai was considered… Read more »

HC to MMRCL : How it permits construction at nights

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Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) as to how it could be permitted to carry out construction works at nights if it would not stick to noise pollution rules. “How can we pass a judicial order permitting yo to carry out work whole day and night when you… Read more »

No ‘Victoria’ rides after a year as HC orders ban

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Observing that the horse-drawn carriages, famously known as ‘Victoria’ carriages, plying in the city were “illegal and violative of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act”, the Bombay High Court today directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to completely ban them after a year. A division bench of Justices A S Oka and A K Menon… Read more »