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Complaints to banking ombudsman rise 20% to over 1.96 lakh in FY'19; debit card issues up 19%: RBI
Business

Complaints to banking ombudsman rise 20% to over 1.96 lakh in FY'19; debit card issues up 19%: RBI

The RBI said that during the year, the number of complaints resolved by agreement like through intervention of OBOs, mediation and conciliation among others rose 70.40 percent from 65.82 percent a year earlier.

Apple is being investigated by an Israeli agency over the way it disclosed the slowdown of older iPhones
News & Analysis

Apple is being investigated by an Israeli agency over the way it disclosed the slowdown of older iPhones

Apple acknowledges that its software sometimes deliberately slows phones with weak batteries and cut the price of battery replacements for affected phones.

Cabinet gives nod to consumer protection bill, will likely be tabled during Winter Session of Parliament
Politics

Cabinet gives nod to consumer protection bill, will likely be tabled during Winter Session of Parliament

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the introduction of Consumer Protection Bill, 2017 during its winter session of Parliament

Winter Session of Parliament to see 40 bills: Surrogacy, rights for divorced Muslim women and consumers on agenda
India

Winter Session of Parliament to see 40 bills: Surrogacy, rights for divorced Muslim women and consumers on agenda

The Winter Session of the Parliament is set for a stormy session ahead with the government hoping to pass 40 key bills on corruption, surrogacy and citizenship based on religion among others

In the new consumer protection law, fix liability of celebrity brand ambassadors in case of misleading ads
Business

In the new consumer protection law, fix liability of celebrity brand ambassadors in case of misleading ads

There are many nuances to the brand ambassador issue. For instance, how could one hold tourism brand ambassador liable in case of safety issue at a particular place? New consumer law should fix these. There are many nuances to the brand ambassador issue. For instance, how could one hold tourism brand ambassador liable in case of safety issue at a particular place? New consumer law should fix these.

RERA comes into effect: Still confused about new law? Here are 10 key questions answered
Business

RERA comes into effect: Still confused about new law? Here are 10 key questions answered

Civil courts are barred from entertaining disputes (suits or proceedings) in respect of matters which the Authority or the adjudicating officer or the Appellate Tribunal is empowered under the Act to determine. However, the consumer forums have not been barred from the ambit of the Act

Google India collaborates with Ministry of Consumer Affairs to improve online consumer protection
News & Analysis

Google India collaborates with Ministry of Consumer Affairs to improve online consumer protection

Google India in collaboration with Ministry of Consumer Affairs on Saturday announced a nationwide ‘Digitally Safe Consumer campaign.

Fair skinned people are better than dark skinned, right you are?
Life

Fair skinned people are better than dark skinned, right you are?

The Consumer Protection Bill 2015 was introduced in Parliament on Tuesday.

Cabinet approves Real Estate Bill: Here's how it will impact buyers and builders
Business

Cabinet approves Real Estate Bill: Here's how it will impact buyers and builders

he Bill will now be taken up for consideration and passing by Parliament

How new Maharashtra housing law will help realtors more than home buyers
Economy

How new Maharashtra housing law will help realtors more than home buyers

The Maharashtra Housing (Development and Regulation) Law that received presidential assent is weaker than the central law that will be coming later. This one is more pro-builder