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SC Refuses to Stop Yakub Memon’s Hanging

Yakub To Be Hanged Supreme Court has refused to stop the hanging of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon. His last minute petition for mercy was also rejected by Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao. Legality Involved It is pertinent to note that his review petition was dismissed by SC .Thereafter, a curative petition was filed in…

201507.19
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When service tax is paid mistakenly, Section 11B of the Central Excise Act has no application

Issue : whether the petitioner is entitled for refund of the amount claimed after one year from the relevant date apart from the question relating to alternate remedy available to the petitioner. Held : the writ petition is maintainable when service tax is paid mistakenly, Section 11B of the Central Excise Act has no application when the amount is…

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Recent Decisions of National Green Tribunal (NGT)

NGT remarks that Our Yamuna Revitalisation Plan Needs to Move on Priority National Green Tribunal has warned States and public authorities of invoking its “punitive or contempt jurisdiction” for not following its orders saying its plan on revitalisation of Yamuna needs to move on priority basis and not at the “mercy of whims and fancies…