Finance minister Piyush Goyal said the move is to create trust in the tax administration and give relief to honest, small and mid-sized taxpayers
Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce judgement on appeals filed by 32 convicts
The Gujarat High Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on appeals in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case on Friday.
In the criminal justice sphere, the introduction of “fast-track” courts, jail-adalats (“prison courts”), and plea-bargaining were introduced with much fanfare, although their success is yet to be demonstrated.
The two surviving senior leaders of Cambodia's former Khmer Rouge regime launched appeals on Thursday of their convictions by a U.N.-backed tribunal that sentenced them to life in prison for their roles during the group's brutal rule in the 1970s.