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AIADMK claims 470 people die grieving Jayalalithaa, announces Rs 3 lakh welfare fund
India

AIADMK claims 470 people die grieving Jayalalithaa, announces Rs 3 lakh welfare fund

The ruling AIADMK on Sunday said 470 persons had died of "shock" after the demise of party supremo and former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on 5 December, and announced a relief of Rs 3 lakhs each to the families.

Bhopal gas disaster: 32 years later, wounds still fester in Bhopal
India

Bhopal gas disaster: 32 years later, wounds still fester in Bhopal

Thirty two years after Bhopal gas tragedy — one of the worst industrial disaster mankind has known and which resulted in death of 15,278 persons (official figure), people are still suffering due to the after-effects of the tragedy.

World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India
Life

World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India

Over the last seven years, 14,474 cases of HIV through blood transfusion have been reported in India even as the state governments and the central health ministry deny the crisis or are clueless

'Free agents' vs 'prisoners' at workplace: Nirmalya Kumar on rewards and punishments
Business

'Free agents' vs 'prisoners' at workplace: Nirmalya Kumar on rewards and punishments

The seductiveness of using threats and punishments as a way of managing people lies in the efficiency of this strategy.

Infosys raises CFO, COO salaries; Pravin Rao's salary goes up to Rs 8.5 crore
Business

Infosys raises CFO, COO salaries; Pravin Rao's salary goes up to Rs 8.5 crore

The country's second largest IT firm Infosys today said it has revised the pay packages of its top leadership, including Chief Operating Officer, UB Pravin Rao and Chief Financial Officer, MD Ranganath.

Jharkhand: Four villagers killed in police firing, more than 10 injured
India

Jharkhand: Four villagers killed in police firing, more than 10 injured

Four villagers were killed and more than ten people, including policemen, were injured when police fired at a mob protesting against the Chirudih coal mining project of NTPC in in Darhi Kala village under Barkagaon Police station, Hazaribagh

Cairn CEO sets November deadline for government to respond in $5.6 billion tax case
Business

Cairn CEO sets November deadline for government to respond in $5.6 billion tax case

Cairn has initiated an international arbitration seeking $5.6 billion in compensation from the Indian government in case the retrospective tax demand of Rs 29,047 crore is not quashed

At Rs 46.5 cr, Snapdeal’s Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal top paid unicorn execs in FY15
Business

At Rs 46.5 cr, Snapdeal’s Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal top paid unicorn execs in FY15

Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, co-founders of Snapdeal, received Rs 46.5 crore each in compensation for the financial year ending FY15, with stock options accounting for a chunk of the total pay packet

Airlines to pay huge compensation for flight cancellation, denial of boarding to passenger
Business

Airlines to pay huge compensation for flight cancellation, denial of boarding to passenger

Cancelling a flight or denying boarding to a flier is going to cost heavily to domestic airlines.

Cairn Energy claims $5.6 bn compensation from Indian govt
Business

Cairn Energy claims $5.6 bn compensation from Indian govt

It sought $1.05 billion in compensation for the loss of value its 9.8 percent shareholding in its erstwhile subsidiary Cairn India suffered following Income Tax Department raising the tax demand in January 2014 and attaching the shares

Five lakh not enough, says Jayalalithaa: CM orders Rs 1 crore compensation for constable's family
India

Five lakh not enough, says Jayalalithaa: CM orders Rs 1 crore compensation for constable's family

Tamil Nadu CM J. Jayalalithaa on Monday announced a solatium of Rs.1 crore to the family of a policeman who lost his life while nabbing chain snatchers.

TRAI to SC : if call drops are compensated with free calls, will re-look penalty
India

TRAI to SC : if call drops are compensated with free calls, will re-look penalty

If companies agree to compensate call drops with free calls to consumers without pre-conditions then TRAI open to re-consider its direction imposing penalty

Jat agitation: Haryana pays Rs 25 crore in compensation to 2,035 claimants
India

Jat agitation: Haryana pays Rs 25 crore in compensation to 2,035 claimants

Industry body Assocham had pegged losses due to violence during the Jat agitation at around Rs 20,000 crore in the state.

Telcos will compensate for call drops: HC upholds TRAI order
News & Analysis

Telcos will compensate for call drops: HC upholds TRAI order

Delhi High Court on Monday upheld the order of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) making it mandatory for cellular operators to compensate subscribers for call drops.

Badal govt almost abets farmer suicides with scheme to give cash compensation on day of death
India

Badal govt almost abets farmer suicides with scheme to give cash compensation on day of death

In Punjab, suicides by farmers have been on rise because of a variety of reasons, as is the case elsewhere

Trai cracks the whip: Operators to pay consumers Re 1 per call drop from 1 Jan
Business

Trai cracks the whip: Operators to pay consumers Re 1 per call drop from 1 Jan

The operators are though opposing any move for compensation on call drops while the consumers are strongly backing it

Consequence for delay in compensation for land acquisition should be borne by state: SC
India

Consequence for delay in compensation for land acquisition should be borne by state: SC

The consequence for delay in awarding compensation in land acquisition by the governments has to be borne by the state and not the land owners, the SC said.

Medical negligence: SC directs Tamil Nadu govt to pay Rs 1.72 cr compensation to girl who lost vision
India

Medical negligence: SC directs Tamil Nadu govt to pay Rs 1.72 cr compensation to girl who lost vision

Supreme Court on Thursday directed Tamil Nadu government to pay a whopping Rs 1.72 crore as compensation and reimbursement of medical expenses to a girl who lost her vision due to negligence at a government hospital.

Slain UP scribe's family to call off protest as Akhilesh Yadav govt offers Rs 30 lakh compensation
India

Slain UP scribe's family to call off protest as Akhilesh Yadav govt offers Rs 30 lakh compensation

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday accepted the three demands of the kin of slain Shahjahanpur journalist, including Rs 30 lakh financial aid and government jobs, following which the family said they will call off their agitation.

UP journalist's family calls off protest as Akhilesh govt offers Rs 30 lakh compensation, jobs
Politics

UP journalist's family calls off protest as Akhilesh govt offers Rs 30 lakh compensation, jobs

Even as the Supreme Court pulled up the Centre and Uttar Pradesh governments over a CBI probe into the death of journalist Jagendra Singh in Shahjahanpur, the state government has offered compensation to his family but there is no word on the probe.