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Compensate rape victims in 24 hours, deploy more cops: Delhi HC
India

Compensate rape victims in 24 hours, deploy more cops: Delhi HC

Expressing displeasure over the current procedure of paying compensation to rape victims, the Delhi High Court ordered that the money be disbursed within 24 hours of the award and directed the city government and state legal services authority to sit together and devise a plan.

Moved after meeting rape survivor, Jaya gives her govt job, Rs 5 lakh
Politics

Moved after meeting rape survivor, Jaya gives her govt job, Rs 5 lakh

After considering the plight of the victim, Jayalalithaa invited her to the State Secretariat here and presented her a cheque of Rs five lakh from the Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund

Compensate Palghar girls for Facebook post hassle: NHRC to Maha govt
Mumbai

Compensate Palghar girls for Facebook post hassle: NHRC to Maha govt

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) sent a reminder to the Maharashtra government to pay Rs 50,000 each as compensation to the Palghar girls.

Chennai building collapse: Jaya announces additional relief
India

Chennai building collapse: Jaya announces additional relief

Tamil Nadu government on Monday enhanced the relief announced to the victims belonging to the state killed in a building collapse near suburban Porur.

Seven years after ex-serviceman's death, wife to get compensation
India

Seven years after ex-serviceman's death, wife to get compensation

Suhasini's compensation comes after the Central government intervened in the matter and asked the Karnataka government to ensure she gets her due

Thane: Accident victim's parents granted Rs 14.73 lakh compensation
India

Thane: Accident victim's parents granted Rs 14.73 lakh compensation

A district tribunal has awarded compensation of Rs 14.73 lakh to a farmer couple who lost their 23-year-old son in a road accident in 2010.

Birbhum gangrape: SC directs WB govt to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation to victim
India

Birbhum gangrape: SC directs WB govt to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation to victim

The apex court held West Bengal government deficient in protecting the 20-year-old girl who was gangraped on the order of a local panchayat for falling in love with a man outside her community, saying "state police machinery could have possibly prevented the said occurrence".

Farmers' suicides are a 'national agony', says Modi
India

Farmers' suicides are a 'national agony', says Modi

"I shall not be able to sleep peacefully till I do something for you," Modi tells 1,500 farmers across the country via video conference.

Chavan assures farmers of aid, urges them not to take extreme steps
Mumbai

Chavan assures farmers of aid, urges them not to take extreme steps

Chavan's statement comes in the wake of reports that several farmers have committed suicide in the hailstorm affected districts.

Sponsored: Why won't the biker budge from his bike even for treatment?
India

Sponsored: Why won't the biker budge from his bike even for treatment?

Daunted by the burden of heavy monthly EMIs, especially on his bike loan Aneesh Soni, decided to get treated for bacterial meningitis while on his bike to save hospitalisation bill.

High drama mid air, stewardess braves sickness to serve
India

High drama mid air, stewardess braves sickness to serve

Bharti AXA’s critical illness product – the Smart Health Critical Illness Insurance policy takes burden off from its policy holders.

Chemist gets a taste of his own medicine!
India

Chemist gets a taste of his own medicine!

Bharti AXA has launched the Smart Health Critical Illness Insurance policy that offers lump sum compensation that helps meet day-to-day expenses and cover hospitalization costs.

Woman dies after slipping between train and platform at Kanpur
India

Woman dies after slipping between train and platform at Kanpur

The local authorities had to use equipment to pull her out but she later succumbed to her injuries.

JPMorgan's legal troubles weigh on employee pay
Business

JPMorgan's legal troubles weigh on employee pay

JPMorgan Chase & Co plans to keep overall compensation per employee roughly flat this year from last year, lagging gains at rivals, as the bank's massive legal settlements weigh on its results, two sources familiar with the matter said.

SC to AMRI hospital: Pay Rs 5.96 cr to NRI doctor for negligence
India

SC to AMRI hospital: Pay Rs 5.96 cr to NRI doctor for negligence

The National Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (NCDRC) in 2011 had awarded Rs 1.73 crore to the doctor whose wife Anuradha Saha died in 1998 following faulty treatment.

IAS babu mocks military martyrdom, questions compensation
India

IAS babu mocks military martyrdom, questions compensation

The Aligarh district magistrate questioned the tradition of giving compensation to the kin of martyred soldiers.

How new land acquisition law will delay, increase cost of projects
Economy

How new land acquisition law will delay, increase cost of projects

According to research and rating firm Crisil, the new legislation will lead to an increase in the gestation period of major projects and spike overall costs.

INS Sindhurakshak: 'Special' compensation for families of crew members
India

INS Sindhurakshak: 'Special' compensation for families of crew members

Defence Minister A K Antony today said treating the Sindhurakshak blast victims as a "special case", compensation would be given to their families.

Acid attacks: SC orders more compensation for victims, regulation of sale
India

Acid attacks: SC orders more compensation for victims, regulation of sale

The apex court has also directed state governments to bear the cost of medical treatment and rehabilitation for acid attack victims.

Victims in criminal case should be awarded compensation: SC
India

Victims in criminal case should be awarded compensation: SC

Courts must not only convict and punish the guilty in criminal cases but should also award compensation to the victims, the Supreme Court has held.