US fines Germany`s Bosch $57.8 mn for price-fixing

German auto parts firm Robert Bosch admitted to fixing prices and rigging bids for parts sold in the United States and was fined $57.8 million, the US Justice Department announced Tuesday.

Throwing religious items, waste in Yamuna to attract hefty fines
Throwing religious items, waste in Yamuna to attract hefty fines

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday passed a slew of directions including a fine of Rs 5,000 on people spotted throwing waste or religious items into the river Yamuna.

Colleges, schools to be 'tobacco free zones' from January 26

Students, teachers and staff of schools and colleges consuming tobacco will now have to pay Rs 500 fine as the district administration will declare these areas 'tobacco free zones' from January 26.

Taiwan match-fixing baseball players avoid jail

Several former Taiwanese professional baseball players convicted of match-fixing are expected to avoid prison terms by paying fines, after a controversial ruling on one of Taiwan`s worst sport scandals.

Rajasthan govt hikes penalty for public consumption of liquor

Rajasthan Government has decided to increase the penalty for consuming liquor at public places from existing Rs 50 to Rs 500 for first time violation.

France mulls imposing fines for paid sex

The French parliament is going to vote on a new bill for imposing hefty fines for paid sex in the coming week.

Samsung must prove they shouldn`t be fined for leaking Apple secrets: Judge

A judge has said Samsung probably violated a court-ordered agreement to keep Apple documents secret.

Fines imposed by Odisha govt eyewash: BJP

The BJP described the Rs 67,900 crore fine imposed by the Odisha government on mines for excess production as an eyewash.

Fines for squatting on Agra`s heritage land

Encroachers in Agra and the surrounding area will no longer have it easy.

Indian sailors freed in Somalia after paying fines

Fourteen Indian sailors convicted of illegally exporting charcoal from areas controlled by Somalia`s Shebab rebels have been freed after paying fines.