Uttarakhand HC’s Order Declaring Ganga as ‘Living Legal Entity’: Centre approaches SC.

The Judgment: Ganga has been given the status of the ‘First Living entity of India’, by the Uttarakhand High court. This landmark judgment gives Ganga rights similar to a living person, and is expected to have positive bearing on efforts to clean up the polluted river. Similar status has been given to Yamuna. A similar Read more about Uttarakhand HC’s Order Declaring Ganga as ‘Living Legal Entity’: Centre approaches SC.[…]

GST rates: No tax, 5%, 8%, 18% and 28% slabs

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Thursday decided the tax rates for 1,211 items with a majority of items being kept at 18 per cent. The rates on gold and beedi are still undecided.       N0 Tax Slab: No tax will be imposed on food-grains, milk and other articles of daily use.  This slab includes Read more about GST rates: No tax, 5%, 8%, 18% and 28% slabs[…]

New Era of Supreme Court: Digital filing towards paperless appeals

In an event held at Vigyan Bhavan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the spirit of Chief Justice of India, Justice JS Khehar, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and other Supreme Court judges launched a new website of the Supreme Court of India, which will attribute the Integrated Case Management Information System. Background:- The Chief Read more about New Era of Supreme Court: Digital filing towards paperless appeals[…]