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.
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.
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
The seductiveness of using threats and punishments as a way of managing people lies in the efficiency of this strategy.
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.
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 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
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
Cancelling a flight or denying boarding to a flier is going to cost heavily to domestic airlines.
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
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.
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
Industry body Assocham had pegged losses due to violence during the Jat agitation at around Rs 20,000 crore in the state.
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.
In Punjab, suicides by farmers have been on rise because of a variety of reasons, as is the case elsewhere
The operators are though opposing any move for compensation on call drops while the consumers are strongly backing it
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
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.
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.
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.