A 14-year-old boy, whose left leg had to be amputated below the knee after being hit by a rashly driven tanker, has been awarded over Rs eight lakh compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.
A Manhattan jury said 50 Cent should pay Lastonia Leviston USD 2 million in punitive damages on top of the USD 5 million they already found he should pay her for posting her sex tape online for millions to see.
Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote on Tuesday said the state government was considering a proposal to increase the amount of compensation to kin of victims in accidents involving state transport buses from Rs three lakh to Rs 10 lakh.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of a girl who was stabbed to death in Anand Parbat locality and ordered a magisterial probe into the case while slamming Delhi Police for the "deteriorating" law and order situation.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday handed out relief cheques worth Rs 4 lakh to families of the victims of the heavy rains and the resultant landslides in the Darjeeling district of the state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday expressed pain over the loss of lives due to landslides in Darjeeling district of West Bengal and announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the deceased.
The death toll due to heavy rainfall, followed by a flood-like situation in many parts of Gujarat has gone up to 70, including 26 casualties in the worst affected Amreli district, it was officially announced here on Thursday.
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday slammed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for not visiting family of 17 people killed in Saturday's mishap in Etah and demanded compensation of Rs 10 lakh each for them.
The families of five Nepalese civilians killed in a US military helicopter crash on an earthquake relief mission last month demanded compensation on Monday, saying it took weeks to get confirmation of their relatives' deaths.
The Delhi High Court has sought city government's reply on a plea seeking compensation of Rs one crore for the death of a nine-year-old boy who fell into an uncovered pit of an underground water reservoir in a park.
Kaushal Kishore, a farmer in Bita, Bihar, died on Friday while on a protest demanding better compensation for the land acquired by the State government between 2005 and 2007 for the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and an industrial park.