Political, business bigwigs suffer setback in Delhi HC in 2019

New Delhi: Several political bigwigs, senior officials and corporates suffered setbacks in the Delhi High Court in 2019 — be it Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case and P Chidambaram in the INX Media case, or the CBI top brass for ugly infighting or scam tainted Indiabulls and Bhushan Steel. The high […]

Mamata questions tax exemption on deposits in old notes by political parties

A file photo of West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee. Photo:Indranil Bhoumik/Mint Kolkata: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday questioned the government’s decision to give income tax exemption on deposits by political parties in old Rs500 and Rs1,000 notes, saying the timing of the announcement shows that there may be “an ulterior motive”. […]