consumer protection act]
The new condition was inserted as an amendment to Section 51(1) of the newly amended Consumer Protection Act 2019 and was challenged by several individuals and companies before a two-member bench of the NCDRC.
Published on Oct 20, 2020 11:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Abraham Thomas
Ludhiana-based Satrajit Sharma, who had been treated for cardiac ailments at Chandan Hospital in May 2017, paid ₹1.50 lakh to the hospital as it was not empanelled with the insurance company whose policy he held
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 12:55 AM IST
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
Updated e-commerce rules under the Consumer Protection Act, 2019, make online retailers more accountable and transparent.The law comes at a time when consumer preference is rapidly moving online
Updated on Jul 27, 2020 08:07 AM IST
Livemint, New Delhi |Madhurima Nandy, Nilanjana Chakraborty
The case pitted Ambika Devi, a small muesli grower from Kerala, against the Hyderabad-based Nandan Biomatrix. The company had sold her seeds of white muesli for experimental cultivation with a promise to buy back the grains at an “attractive price”.
Published on Mar 15, 2020 11:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Zia Haq
Adviser Parida wrote to the education dept after it was found that coaching centres have access to data of students
Published on Feb 14, 2020 01:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhSrishti Jaswal
During the HSHS contest, viewers of KBC were invited to participate and an objective-type question with four possible answers was displayed on the screen during each episode.
Published on Jan 24, 2020 08:04 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
A 2001 law protects farmers’ interests. But the seeds bill neutralises many of the enabling measures granted in it
Published on Dec 04, 2019 08:21 PM IST
The case was filed in 2015; ruling comes after four years
Published on Oct 08, 2019 11:03 PM IST
, LudhianaHarvinder Kaur
Complainant, who had paid ₹16.56 lakh to Omaxe for booking the plot, received just ₹8lakh when he cancelled it
Published on Sep 15, 2019 12:12 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
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
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
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
The consumer court order came on a May 2017 petition by Dr Anand Akhila, former senior scientist of Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Lucknow.
Published on Apr 13, 2019 12:01 AM IST
Lucknow | Anupam Srivastava
The Lucknow district consumer court recently held Tata Sky responsible for airing misleading and indecent advertisements through its direct to home (DTH) service.
Published on Mar 30, 2019 01:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Anupam Srivastava, Lucknow
IndiGo, in its submission to the forum had said that they took all reasonable care to avoid such instances but “the entry of insects or flies cannot be completely guarded against”.
Updated on Sep 15, 2018 10:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | Surjit Singh
Busopolis, considered to be one of the dream project of former deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, is yet to be completed, more than 9 years after the work began and 7 years after its first deadline.
Updated on Aug 10, 2018 01:24 PM IST
The bench dismissed an appeal filed by a developer challenging issuance of non-bailable warrant against him by Maharashtra State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission
Updated on Jun 01, 2018 12:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiKanchan Chaudhari
According to National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) officials, it is legal for restaurants to levy service charge and does not violate the provisions of Consumer Protection Act, 1986, if it is mentioned in the menu / price list and informed to the customer
Updated on Apr 04, 2018 06:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Prachi Bari