Latest news

maharashtra-govt-should-adopt-quotzero-tolerancequot-towards-illegal-construction-bombay-hc
economy
Maharashtra govt should adopt "zero tolerance" towards illegal construction: Bombay HC

MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court Friday said the Maharashtra government and other planning authorities should adopt a “zero tolerance” policy towards illegal construction, adding that such structures cannot be regularised. A division bench of Justices A S Oka and A K Menon was hearing a petition filed by Mayura Maru and Rajeev Mishra alleging unauthorised…

Read more
dhfl-buys-back-rs-2000-crore-worth-of-cps-before-maturity
economy
DHFL buys back Rs 2,000 crore worth of CPs before maturity

MUMBAI: Dewan Housing Finance (DHFL) has bought back about Rs 2,000 crore worth of commercial papers, or short term debt instruments, before their scheduled maturities in a move aimed at instilling confidence among investors.The company approached institutional investors over the past few days to buy back these short-term papers ahead of their scheduled maturity dates,…

Read more
sc-slams-dda-civic-bodies-for-8216mess8217-in-delhi
economy
SC slams DDA, civic bodies for ‘mess’ in Delhi

File photo NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday came down heavily on the Delhi Development Authority and other civic agencies for keeping “their eyes closed” on misuse of residential premises for commercial purpose since 2006 that has led to a “mess” in the national capital. The apex court said authorities, including the court-mandated monitoring committee,…

Read more