Monday, Feb 06, 2023

Excise Act


Why a tougher excise law in Madhya Pradesh is set up for misuse

September 09, 2021 7:41 am

Aditi Pradhan, Avaneendra Khare write: Given the casteist and classist nature of policing, it is clear that increasing the penalty would render oppressed communities more vulnerable.

Punjab bid to bypass SC liquor curbs faces High Court huddle

June 29, 2017 7:50 am

Punjab Assembly last week had passed an amendment in the Punjab Excise Act, 1914, by inserting clauses to differentiate notified places like hotels, restaurants and clubs from liquor vends to ensure the former establishments are allowed to supply the liquor, despite being within 500 metres of Highways

For greater compliance, Centre cuts penalties on indirect tax

March 02, 2015 1:41 am

Section 11AC of the Excise Act has been amended for similar cases and the taxpayer can now pay the duty along with a penalty of 10 per cent of the duty.

Court acquits man in illicit liquor case, says no public witness at spot

September 27, 2014 2:01 am

The court also questioned the ‘grave contradictions’ in the seizure document

Police warn Valentine’s Day troublemakers

February 14, 2014 10:58 am

Full protection will be given to pubs, bars and restaurants to function normally up to 11.30 pm.

FM hints at tinkering with tax rates to boost economy

February 04, 2014 4:31 am

Hints at amending indirect tax rates in the interim Budget

South Delhi resto bar owners held for flouting liquor norms

November 23, 2013 12:50 am

As many as 100 people were detained,including 15 below the age of 25.

the latest

September 30, 2012 12:57 am

Police Control Room (PCR) Special Technical Operation Team arrested five persons during wee hours on Saturday for illegal fishing at Sukhna Lake during late night.

No lawyer to cross-examine,court orders fresh trial in bootlegging case

September 26, 2012 12:37 am

Observing that it was the duty of the trial court to provide legal assistance to an accused to ensure fair trial,a Sessions court has ordered a fresh trial of a man held guilty of bootlegging and sentenced to two years in prison by a trial court.

ACB detains Rajasthan IPS officer for bribery

June 22, 2012 12:30 am

The Rajasthan Anti-Corruption Bureau detained a 33-year-old IPS officer for questioning on corruption charges and under the Excise Act in Jaipur