J&K Health Minister imposes fine on medicos without uniform

 Jammu and Kashmir Health Minister Chowdhary Lal Singh has imposed a fine of Rs 6000 on the doctors who were found without uniform and nameplates, an official spokesman said.

Hotels, malls, hospitals fined over rainwater harvesting

Worried over depleting groundwater levels in the national capital, National Green Tribunal Monday imposed hefty fines on five-star hotels, malls and hospitals for not installing proper rainwater harvesting systems in their premises.

Quinton de Kock fined for showing dissent to umpire
Quinton de Kock fined for showing dissent to umpire

 Delhi Daredevils batsman Quinton de Kock has been fined five per cent of his match fee for showing dissent to the umpire after being dismissed in his team's six-run loss to Sunrisers Hyderabad here.

NBA: Barnes, Noah fined for incidents with fans
NBA: Barnes, Noah fined for incidents with fans

The National Basketball Association`s disciplinary committee slapped Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes and Chicago Bulls forward Joakim Noah with hefty fines Friday for separate incidents involving fans.

Rs 5,000 fine for dumping waste into drains, says NGT

National Green Tribunal Friday restrained individuals, including the municipal corporation employees, from throwing or dumping any kind of waste into the drains in the national capital and ordered a fine of Rs 5,000 for violating these directions.

Haryana panchayat settles dowry case for 75 paise

A panchayat in Fatehabad district on Monday settled a dowry case by fining the accused family just 75 paise.

Hefty fines proposed for over 15yr old vehicles entering Delhi

In order to reduce pollution level in the capital, Delhi government has asked the Centre to make a provision in the law to impose a hefty fines on vehicles more than 15 years old entering the city.

Indian-origin sailor fined in New Zealand

A 36-year-old Indian-origin sailor was today slapped with a hefty fine of 3000 dollars in New Zealand for operating a ship under the influence of alcohol which was five times the permitted limit.

Quarry owner fined in Erode

A quarry owner at a town in this district has been slapped with a whopping Rs 4.75 crore fine by the Sub-Collector for allegedly cutting huge quantities of granite without government permission.

Pak's Punjab province increases fine, imprisonment for child marriages

In a bid to discourage child marriages prevalent in the country, Pakistan's Punjab province has increased the jail term to six months and fine to Rs 50,000 for people involved in the practice.

Barca's Gerard Pique fined for abusing police over parking ticket
Barca's Gerard Pique fined for abusing police over parking ticket

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique was fined 10,500 euros ($11,740) by a Spanish judge on Tuesday for abusing police after the car he was travelling in was given a parking ticket.

Demi Lovato 'fine' after rushed to hospital
Demi Lovato 'fine' after rushed to hospital

Demi Lovato says she is "fine" after being rushed to hospital.

ICC World Cup: Darren Sammy, John Mooney fined for swearing during match
ICC World Cup: Darren Sammy, John Mooney fined for swearing during match

West Indies batsman Darren Sammy and Ireland pace bowler John Mooney were each fined 30 percent of their match fee for swearing during their World Cup match in New Zealand on Monday.

Equatorial Guinea fined $100,000 for Nations Cup battles
Equatorial Guinea fined $100,000 for Nations Cup battles

The Confederation of African Football on Friday fined Equatorial Guinea $100,000 for unrest in a Africa Cup of Nations semi-final in which 36 fans were injured, the CAF said.

West Indies series loss compounded by over-rate fine
West Indies series loss compounded by over-rate fine

The West Indies have been slapped with a fine by the International Cricket Council for maintaining a slow over-rate during their loss to South Africa in the fifth and final One-Day International (ODI).

Vrindavan priest fined for allowing pooja in sanctum sanctorum of temple

A fine of Rs 1.40 lakh was imposed on a priest of the famous Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan after he allegedly allowed some visitors to carry out pooja in the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine against the rule, temple authorities said.

Freddie Prinze Jr is doing fine: Sarah Michelle
Freddie Prinze Jr is doing fine: Sarah Michelle

Actress-producer Sarah Michelle Gellar has assured her husband Freddie Prinze Jr's fans that he is doing good post his spinal surgery.

Facebook Argentina fined over fake profiles
Facebook Argentina fined over fake profiles

Facebook Argentina was ordered to pay a firefighter one million pesos ($177,000) for failing to comply with an order to delete insulting fake profiles of the plaintiff, the Ministry of Justice said Tuesday.

Fine companies that mined illegally in Odisha: SC panel

A Supreme Court appointed committee inquiring into the illegal mining in Odisha, has recommended recovering 70 percent of the notional value of the iron ore and manganese produced by leases in violation of the law.

US threatened Yahoo with huge fine over surveillance

US authorities threatened to fine Yahoo USD 250,000 a day if it failed to comply with a secret surveillance program requiring it to hand over user data in the name of national security, court documents have showed.