Bangladesh Government Takes Action: Assistant Attorney General removed for slapping fellow lawyer over the collection of food tokens following a preparatory meeting of Bangabandhu Awami Ainjibi Parishad.
The acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court has granted an exemption to lawyers from wearing black gowns during court proceedings due to the scorching heat and humidity. This decision comes after advocates and senior advocates requested relief from the hardship caused by the weather. The exemption is in effect until the next regular session of the HC after the summer vacation in June 2023 and is similar to exemptions granted to lawyers in other high courts across India.
Until further notice, Apex court to hold virtual judicial hearings in the weekdays from July 19th. The decision was declared in a circular signed by the Registrar of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court.
NBR, in collaboration with the World Bank, is introducing the online VAT project that aims to help enforce the VAT legislation. The benefits of the new VAT law are still unavailable to the level expected as the VAT process is yet to be fully automated.