Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Chandigarh, Punjab governments to give Rs 50 lakh to kin of deceased farmers, journalist
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said the Lakhimpur violence reminded him of the Jallianwallah Bagh massacre in 1919
SC says Indian Railways liable to pay compensation to passengers if trains run late unless delay is justifiable
A bench of justices MR Shah and Aniruddha Bose, refused to allow the appeal of Northern Western Railway against the verdict of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission
Shortfall in GST compensation to states in the current fiscal estimated at Rs 2.59 lakh crore, of which about Rs 1.59 lakh crore would have to be borrowed
1968 Koshi flood victims in Nepal have waited 52 years for compensation, but justice eludes generations of families
In 1968, the Koshi river swept away hundreds of homes, destroying land and livelihoods. Generations later, villagers in Nepal’s Sunsari district are still waiting for help from the Indian and Nepali governments.
Producer Sandip Ssingh sends defamation notice to Republic TV, Arnab Goswami; seeks Rs 200 cr in compensation
In his defamation notice to Republic TV and Arnab Goswami, #SandipSsingh demanded the removal of all video footage and articles citing his name, as well as an unconditional apology.
Tata Group firms trim payments of top executives for first time in company's history as lockdowns hit business, revenue
The compensation of CEOs and managing directors (MDs) of Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Tata Power, Trent, Tata International, Tata Capital and Voltas, among others, will be cut the report said citing company executives.
The government on Tuesday announced a compensation of Rs 50 lakh for dependent members of port employees in case of loss of life due to COVID-19 while discharging duties.
Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has said that months-long internal investigation had also uncovered evidence that Carlos Ghosn used company funds for personal purposes and misrepresented the company’s investments
Maradu flats: SC says demolition must be completed in 138 days, directs Rs 25 lakh as interim compensation for owners
The Supreme Court on Friday directed that demolition of flats built on the coastal zone of Kochi's Maradu be completed in 138 days, in accordance with the time schedule provided by the Kerala government
Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday directed officials in Prayagraj and Varanasi districts to remain vigilant as the water levels in Ganga and Yamuna rivers neared the danger mark
Godavari boat mishap: Jaganmohan Reddy announces Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia, directs officials to set up committee to investigate accident
Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has announced Rs 10 lakh as ex-gratia to the families of the victims who died in the Godavari boat tragedy
Rickshaw driver shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bihar’s Gaya; police assures compensation from govt for kin of deceased
An auto-driver was shot dead by unknown assailants, following which his family and acquaintances staged a protest in Gaya, said Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Rajkumar Sah
16 killed after truck overturns on two tempos in UP’s Shahjahanpur; Yogi Adityanath conveys condolences to kin of deceased
At least 16 people were killed when a truck overturned on two tempos in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district on Tuesday.
Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 13 lakh compensation to kin of Maharajganj tragedy victims, orders investigation in case
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath announced a compensation of Rs 13 lakh each to families of victims who died after getting electrocuted in a village in Pharendra.
Faulty hip implants: Delhi HC asks Johnson & Johnson for interim payment of Rs 25 lakh to 4 patients
The court's direction came after Johnson & Johnson said it was willing to pay Rs 25 lakh as compensation to the patients who were affected by the implants.
Empowering Lokpal to oversee distribution of ex gratia to kin of Pulwama victims would be edifying for country
Overseeing the ex gratia to the families of the Central Reserve Police Force killed in the Pulwama terror attack would be an ideal start for our first Lokpal
RBI proposes new compensation norms for top officials of private, foreign banks, says ESOPs should be part of variable pay
In January 2012, RBI had issued the compensation guidelines for implementation by the private sector and foreign banks from the financial year 2012-13
A new generation inherits poisoned genes of Bhopal gas tragedy, and the broken promises of govts too
Even 35 years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, the city is still feeling its after-effects. Those born to the survivors have been afflicted with birth defects, while the survivors themselves suffer from a myriad of ailments.
The Kerala government on Tuesday announced a financial assistance of Rs 25 lakh to the family of VV Vasanth Kumar, the CRPF personnel from the state who was killed in the recent terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir.
Distribution of ex gratia, other donations offered to kin of Pulwama victims needs a systematic distribution channel
While it is heartening to see the vast and tangible support for the kin of the Pulwama attack victims, there is no harm in exercising caution. The lakhs of rupees, housing offers, jobs and other forms of assurances such as contributions of salaries by cricketers, boxers and film stars all come to an impressive amount of largesse.