[] Tampering with computer source Documents – Sec.65 (IT Act)

65. Tampering with computer source documents. – Whoever knowingly or intentionally conceals, destroy, or alter any computer source code used for a computer, computer programme, computer system or computer network, when the computer source code is required to be kept or maintained by law for the time being in force, shall be punishable with imprisonment […]

Central Board of Direct Taxes introduces Paperless PAN & TAN application process

Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue Central Board of Direct Taxes New Delhi, 22nd July, 2016. For fast tracking the allotment of PAN and TAN to company applicants, Digital Signature Certificate(DSC) based application procedure has been introduced on the portals of PAN service providers M/s NSDL eGov and M/s UTIITSL. Under the […]

Detention procedures applicable to Khobragade, US clarifies

In the case of the senior Indian diplomat, Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade, arrested in New York last Thursday, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), the “police” of the Department of Justice (DoJ) answered multiple media queries confirming that she had been “strip-searched.” While it was also clear that she had been handcuffed, the USMS however […]

Kerala HC confirms death sentence for Soumya murder accused

Kochi, December 17, 2013 A division bench of the Kerala High Court on Tuesday confirmed the death sentence awarded by the Thrissur Fast Track Court to Govindachamy, the sole accused in the Soumya murder case. The murder took place on February 1, 2011. The prosecution case was that, Govindachamy had pushed Soumya, a passenger, out […]