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The Supreme Court noted that the functioning of various tribunals has been hampered due to lack of adequate infrastructure and judges, prompting them to give long adjournments.
Published on Aug 16, 2020 01:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Murali Krishnan | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
The woman alleged that the company had also assured a jewellery coupon of ₹21,000, flight tickets and stay in Goa for two persons for free, but did not deliver on the promise
Updated on Mar 12, 2020 12:43 AM IST
The forum said complainants were harassed at every juncture, which forced them to manage many affairs on their own in a foreign land with a language barrier
Updated on Mar 12, 2020 12:40 AM IST
President of the forum had retired in December last year while the two other members of the forum have been relieved of their additional charge in Ludhiana consumer disputes redressal forum.
Published on Feb 25, 2020 10:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | , LudhianaHarvinder Kaur
Consumer forum observes that the airline ‘definitely’ failed to perform its duty diligently, which caused immense harassment to the complainants
Updated on Jan 30, 2020 12:58 AM IST
Consumer forum did not buy the Elante Mall store’s claim of being responsible and environmentally conscious
Updated on Dec 06, 2019 12:55 AM IST
After LIC gave the entire assured sum of ₹15 lakh to the mother of the deceased man, his widow filed a complaint demanding her rights
Published on Nov 22, 2019 01:27 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhHT Correspondent
Consumer forum also asked its Jagraon branch to refund a payment of ₹3,074 for not providing free medical facilities to complainant and his wife
Updated on Nov 17, 2019 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
Engineering college of Mohali told to refund fee two years after student’s death, to pay more for delay
Punjab College of Engineering and Technology in Malakpur village, Mohali, also directed to pay ₹5,000 as compensation and ₹3,000 as litigation expenses
Published on Oct 11, 2019 12:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mohali | HT Correspondent, Mohali
The case was filed in 2015; ruling comes after four years
Published on Oct 08, 2019 11:03 PM IST
, LudhianaHarvinder Kaur
The plot in question had been purchased by M/s JJ Fabtex in Sector 32 in 2013 from Yeida.
Updated on Sep 12, 2019 01:56 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Greater Noida |Kapil Datta
Clause 14(6) of the Consumer Protection Rules, 2019 mandated the state commission and district fora to forward applications seeking execution of orders passed by them in favour of consumers.
Updated on Sep 12, 2019 03:32 AM IST
Mumbai |Kanchan Chaudhari
Consumer forum told Central Government Employee Welfare Housing Organisation to execute the deed and pay 72-year-old Panchkula man ₹30,500 relief
Published on Sep 08, 2019 12:40 AM IST
, PanchkulaYuvraj Kaushal
Told to release Dhanas woman’s medical claim of ₹2.16 lakh.
Updated on Aug 25, 2019 07:00 AM IST
The forum was hearing a complaint filed by Andheri resident Rajendra Saraf against an insurance company for rejecting his mediclaim for his wife’s treatment in 2012. The company had rejected the claim, observing that the family did not mention the treatment availed by his wife for hypothyroidism, C hyperlipidemia and nose congestion in 2009, when they enrolled for insurance in 2010.
Updated on Aug 18, 2019 10:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times,Mumbai | Charul Shah
The forum has also directed the builder, identified as Kailas Narayan Kale of Kale and Associates, Sadashiv peth, to pay an additional amount of ₹50,000 to the complainant, Bharati Baban Shewale, by way of compensation towards mental and physical agony.
Updated on Aug 12, 2019 01:54 AM IST
Pune | , PuneNadeem Inamdar
Cambridge International School failed to give proper education, told to refund 50 percent fee to student
The forum said that it is very astonished that child educated by the school that runs under an international name and fame failed in test conducted by a normal institution.
Updated on Jul 31, 2019 10:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , Sbs Nagar:HT Correspondent
The state then asked both the parties to submit their written submissions by Monday.
Updated on Jun 22, 2019 01:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Kailash Korde
During the Bill’s long journey from its first draft in 2014 to 2019 when it finally lapsed with the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha, the Bill was tweaked several times.
Updated on Jun 02, 2019 04:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Pushpa Girimaji
Legal experts say the order is legally valid across the country and that stores cannot charge consumers additional charges for the bag if the product is purchased from the same store.
Updated on Apr 19, 2019 09:01 AM IST
Chandigarh |Indo Asian News Service
The forum was hearing a complaint filed by two Malad-based senior citizens, who were denied a parking space in their own society after the building underwent redevelopment.
Updated on Mar 31, 2019 09:32 AM IST
Mumbai | Farhan Shaikh
The forum announced its decision in response to the complaint filed by Nishit Mittal and his wife Bhoomi, residents of Pimple Saudagar who moved an application before the consumer forum against the managing director of Phadnis Properties Ltd
Updated on Jan 29, 2019 02:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | HT Correspondent
Number of consumer complaints may have gone down in Chandigarh in 2018 but pending cases of housing and insurance sectors have gone up.
Published on Jan 17, 2019 05:37 PM IST
Taking into consideration the “mental agony and harassment” faced by the complainants, the forum told the courier firm to pay Rs 20,000 to them as compensation besides Rs 5,000 as the cost of litigation.
Updated on Oct 25, 2018 02:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Shailee Dogra, Mohali
On October 27, 2017, “without his knowledge and acceptance”, an amount of ₹39,999 was transferred from his credit card account to some unknown account by allegedly hacking his email id and credit card details.
Updated on Oct 25, 2018 10:21 AM IST
Three people had paid over ₹12 lakh for work permits for Canada, Australia and New Zealand. However, no progress was made by the firm who did not even return their passports.
Updated on Oct 13, 2018 03:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
The consumer forum has directed the firm - Wedding Wish Private Limited - to refund ₹45,000 and pay a compensation of ₹12,000.
Updated on Oct 07, 2018 10:55 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Aneesha Bedi, Chandigarh
The woman wanted to get married and had paid ₹58,650 to the matchmaking web portal and said the matches proposed were “meaningless”, not up to her expectations
Updated on Oct 03, 2018 09:55 AM IST
Such portals must be compulsorily registered with the regulatory body to make them accountable for their real estate transactions, a leading consumer forum has said.
Updated on Jul 06, 2018 03:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Naresh Kamath, Mumbai
DC says, action will be initiated against owners of the erring multiplexes.
Updated on Jul 04, 2018 09:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Hillary Victor