The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by an NRI, whose stay in India was involuntary extended on account of Covid-induced lockdown and suspension of international air travel, challenging the notification issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), alleging that it had placed him in the pernicious position of losing his 'non-resident status' for the purpose of Indian Income Tax Act, 1961.
The Delhi High Court on Monday deferred its hearing till September 30, on a petition challenging the notification issued by the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University located in the national capital, pertaining to the retrospective fee hike, amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
A hybrid mode of hearing has been initiated in the Supreme Court from September 1, 2021, with Mondays and Fridays being completely virtual. Whether this will be a success or not remains to be seen. However, the first indications are not encouraging.
The petition has been filed in Madhya Pradesh High Court seeking a direction to carry out a fresh process of determination of extents of wards in accordance with the provisions of Section 10 of the Madhya Pradesh Municipal Corporation Act, 1956.
Supreme Court bench of Justice UU Lalit and Justice Ajay Rastogi while directing production of Kulkarni before the Trial Court within 3 days and has also directed the Trial Court to grant bail subject to conditions imposed by the Court.
The Allahabad High Court observed that frequent strikes by lawyers are not only a waste of the court's time but also the financial institutions of the tax payers and litigants because of which social purpose is not being fulfilled.
The Supreme Court has expressed displeasure over the clarificatory notification submitted by the Gujarat government over the Rajkot hospital fire incident of 2020 that claimed lives of several Covid-19 patients.
The Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia and Justice Manash Ranjan Pathak heard a PIL filed by Indrajit Chakma raising concern that refugees belonging to Chakma, Hajong, and other communities living in three districts of Arunachal Pradesh are not getting food supplies.
Haryana government told the Supreme Court that sincere efforts were being made to remove the blockades from Inter-State roads and National Highways and to resume free flow of traffic on those roads for the convenience of general public by way of persuading the Farmers/Farmer’s Organisations to cooperate
A man booked for putting up a post on his Facebook account, which allegedly disrespected Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (Baba Saheb Ambedkar), was granted anticipatory bail by the Bombay High Court on a PR bond of Rs 20,000