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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS: The so-called "renegade" priests case to be considered for admission before the Supreme Court on April 22 did not come up for hearing. The next date is still to be notified. The BPP has spent Rs 3 crore fo far on the case, according to BPP chairman Dinshaw Mehta who favored settling the matter By a vote of five to one the trustees of the Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) have accepted a proposal to develop the Parsi-Lying-In Hospital. The BPP and the Hospital's managing committee have agreed to withdraw cases filed against each other. BPP chairman Dinshaw Mehta opposed the settlement while BPP trustee Muncherji Cama abstained from voting.

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21-Apr-2014

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After six years of fighting with all and sundry, the trustees of the Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) managed to avert one legal dispute while voting to continue another long-standing and exceedingly costly one. No doubt the seven trustees wish to undo some of the damage caused to the image and purse of the apex Bombay trust. This April, at the trustees’ initiative the parties involved in the so-called "renegade” priests case and the Parsi Lying-In Hospital (PLIH) imbroglio met to try and reso...

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Prayers in remembrance of the dead often continue long after an individual has deceased. Sometimes substantial endowments are made in wills instructing the executors to continue with the prayers ad infinitum. In some cases muktad prayers continue for
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Should trustees of religious and charitable trusts such as baugs, agiaries, education and medical trusts be appointed for a fixed period or for life?
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