Month: May 2019

Take decision on plea for renal transplant within 2 weeks: High Court

Source:- The very purpose of forming an authorisation committee in Madurai was for the benefit of people from the southern districts. MADURAI: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court directed the authorisation committee for renal transplantation in Madurai to take a decision within two weeks on an application seeking permission to perform kidney transplantation

Can tax authorities arrest individuals for GST evasion? Supreme Court to examine the matter

Source:- As different High Courts of the country have taken divergent views in the matter, we are of the view that the position in law should be clarified by this court, the Supreme Court said The Supreme Court agreed to examine the powers of tax authorities to arrest an individual for GST evasion saying that different High

Tax laws should be same for all Indian citizens

Source:- Tax laws should be the same for all Indian citizens; religion, caste or tribe should not be the basis for providing benefits; discrimination on account of religion, caste or tribe should be prohibited; and benefits given on the basis of backwardness measured by income and educational deficiency only. By Sanjeev Nayyar I was surprised

Two Different orders – Are courts functioning in West Bengal, Supreme Court says yes and no

Source:- Two vacation Benches of the Supreme Court which sat today have taken diametrically opposite stances in relation to the factual position regarding the functioning of courts in West Bengal. This has led to the two Benches passing contrary orders, one granting relief and the second refusing relief in two petitions which had been filed

Teachers are like Gods, but can’t oppose government decisions taken in public interest: Madras HC

Source:- Counsel for the government said there was a surplus of SG teachers and hence, a decision was taken to utilise them for the Montessori education in the Anganwadis. MADURAI: The Madras High Court Bench here observed on Wednesday that teachers are like Gods but they cannot question every government decision taken in public

Supreme Court to hear government’s petition on black money law today

Source:- The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the Centre’s plea against Delhi high court’s recent order that put on hold a government notification to make the 2016 black money law operational with retrospective effect from July 2015 to book and probe offenders. The appeal has also questioned the HC’s interim order that stops the