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Service Tax on Senior Advocates

The Supreme Court today transferred to the Delhi High Court all petitions pending before various high courts relating to the challenge to the levy of service tax on senior advocates. A bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta allowed the plea filed by

Case filed against Tejashwi for disrespecting Vande Mataram

A case has been registered against former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav in Darbhanga on Thursday for allegedly disrespecting ‘Vande Mataram’. The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader, on August 13, likened the song to killing people. On Sunday, while replying to a journalist’s

Gupta Firms Sue Bank of Baroda to Try Stop Account Closures

Companies controlled by the Gupta family, whose accounts are being closed down by Bank of Baroda, said they’re taking legal action against the lender to try and stop the termination, which comes after South Africa’s four biggest lenders cut banking services for the family that’s in

Crackdown On Shell Companies: SEBI To Take Stock Next Month

As a multi-agency probe continues to check the black money menace, market regulator SEBI will update its board next month on actions being taken against suspected shell companies – listed as well as unlisted ones – abetting alleged routing of illicit funds through stock markets.