2015, the year when India took a giant leap with its space programme, showing to the West that even we are a force to keep in mind. But for me 2015 was the year when the Honourable Supreme Court taught me a lesson. A lesson which revolves around the theme of following laws and regulations. … Read more NGT May Extend Diesel Ban to Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore
Goods and Service Tax. GST. A lot has been written about the tax scheme. In case of the automotive industry it has mostly been in favour. Well who wouldn’t like the idea of a simple tax regime which is applied once where the product is actually sold. The older system, which comprised of (if i … Read more GST: 3 Reasons Why the Tale Might Turn Sour!
Article 21 of the Indian Constitution gives citizens the right to a healthy environment. To make this a reality, the Government of India established the National Green Tribunal (NGT) in 2010. 6 years down the line, the court has become a pain in the neck for the creators. A bitter war has been going on … Read more The Govt is Not Happy with NGT’s Ruling; Believes it is Against Motor Vehicle Act
The National Green Tribunal has recently directed the RTO in New Delhi to de-register 10 year old diesel vehicles with immediate effect. This is reportedly being done to address the growing pollution issue in the national capital which has become a hot topic for people to debate on. Earlier, the NGT had tried to ban … Read more NGT Ban on 10 Year Old Diesel Vehicles in Delhi: The Mess set to Get Sour!
Look how the mighty have fallen! Or is this the call for a new era? Nissan has announced that they have bought a controlling stake of Mitsubishi for 237 billion yen (2.18 billion US dollars). Mitsubishi of late has been marred by a serious scandal regarding manipulation of fuel economy figures. Both the companies are calling … Read more Nissan Acquires 34% Controlling Stake in Mitsubishi