The petitioners asked the SC to order the Commission on Audit (COA) to conduct an audit of all the funds collected from consumers since the imposition
of the Bill Deposit requirement, the actual interest earned by Meralco from the same, the amount so far refunded to the consumers and the balance of the amount that has not been refunded.
In view of the fact that the main crux of the respondent's grievance bothers on the imposition
of fine/penalty on it, I hold that there is no merit in this appeal whatsoever.
They appealed to Prime Minister Imran Khan, Adviser on Finance Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and chairman FBR Shabbar Zaidi to review the decision of the imposition
of additional turnover tax for the larger interests of industrial development.
We have been fighting against the imposition
of Hindi for several decades since the 1930s.
He said the FED's imposition
had led to the closure of at least 35 steel units in tribal districts along with Malakand division as they couldn't afford to pay that tax after suffering huge losses due to militancy and military operations over the last decade.
They said that the imposition
of sales tax was a national issue and the cotton crop, which was already faced with serious crisis, would go into a further decline after this decision.
said earlier, the imposition
of safeguard measures on cement imports would harm consumers and contractors with more and more construction activities coming up.
While addressing the protesters the Regent of Ikota, Princess Adun Ajisafe, also corroborated that Akinloye was not from the Royal family, but called for calm, saying necessary government's organs were working hard to redress the injustice, noting that the imposition
might cause crisis in the town.
According to reports, the decision has been taken after Occupied Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik sent a report to the central government recommending imposition
of President's rule in the state.
The senator asserted that a fully-functioning justice system is what deters criminal acts, not the imposition
of the death penalty.
TIMERGARA -- The Awami National Party (ANP) central secretary information and former senator Zahid Khan said the people of Malakand division would strongly resist imposition
of taxes in the region.
ELLIE ABEN | Special to Arab News Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of the Philippine capital Thursday, on the 45th anniversary of the imposition
of martial law by late dictator Ferdinand Marcos.