Telcos paid Rs 6-crore penalty to TRAI in a year

Telecom operators paid a total penalty of around Rs 6 crore during July 2014-June 2015 to regulator Trai for violation of service quality norms.

Ganga rejuvenation: NGT bans plastic from Gomukh to Haridwar

There will be a complete ban on use of plastic of any kind from Gomukh to Haridwar along Ganga with effect from February 1, the National Green Tribunal directed on Thursday while slapping a penalty of Rs 5,000 per day on erring hotels, dharamshalas and ashrams spewing waste into the river.

Black money: Govt gets Rs 17 crore tax and penalty till November 26

Black money: Govt gets Rs 17 crore tax and penalty till November 26

The government has collected Rs 16.69 crore as taxes and penalty till November 26 from those who have disclosed illegal wealth under the black money compliance window.

ISL: Atletico de Kolkata go down to NorthEast United FC at home

ISL: Atletico de Kolkata go down to NorthEast United FC at home

NorthEast United FC struck through a Simao Sabrosa penalty to beat Atletico de Kolkata 1-0 in an ISL match.

ISL: Kerala Blasters, Chennaiyin FC settle for 1-1 draw

ISL: Kerala Blasters, Chennaiyin FC settle for 1-1 draw

Kerala Blasters missed a penalty kick and had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Chennaiyin FC in a ISL match.

NGT slaps Rs 15 lakh penalty for felling trees

 The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slapped a penalty of Rs. 15 lac on a former sarpanch and a gram sevak for felling 3000 trees in the forest area of a village.

Discoms oppose AAP govt's move to impose penalty for outages

Delhi's private power distribution companies have opposed AAP government's move to penalise them for unscheduled load shedding, saying investment to the tune of thousands of crores would be required to capture exact duration of outage which would require major hike in tariff.

F1 penalties red rag to a bull for Daniil Kvyat

F1 penalties red rag to a bull for Daniil Kvyat

Russian Daniil Kvyat has compared Formula One`s controversial system of penalties for engine replacements to forcing a sprinter to run an extra 50 metres in a 100-metre race.

Fernando Alonso says he lost motivation at Ferrari

Fernando Alonso says he lost motivation at Ferrari

Fernando Alonso has credited McLaren with restoring the motivation he lost after five years at Ferrari.

Jenson Button to collect 25 place grid penalty

Jenson Button to collect 25 place grid penalty

McLaren`s Jenson Button will have a 25 place grid penalty -- on a grid of only 20 cars -- after having a change of power unit ahead of Sunday`s Austrian Grand Prix.

Monaco GP: Romain Grosjean set for five place grid penalty

Monaco GP: Romain Grosjean set for five place grid penalty

 Lotus driver Romain Grosjean faces a five-place penalty on the Monaco Grand Prix starting grid for an unscheduled gearbox change.

Champions League: Alvaro Morata, Carlos Tevez strike as Juventus hang on to stun Real Madrid

Champions League: Alvaro Morata, Carlos Tevez strike as Juventus hang on to stun Real Madrid

Juventus striker Carlos Tevez smashed home a second-half penalty as the hosts stunned holders Real Madrid with a 2-1 win in an absorbing Champions League semi-final, first leg on Tuesday.

IRDA imposes Rs 60 lakh penalty on United India Insurance

Insurance regulator IRDA Monday imposed a penalty of Rs 60 lakh on state-owned United India Insurance Company Ltd for violation of various regulatory provisions.

AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim was furious after his side lost 1-0 to what he described as a "non-existent penalty" in their Champions League quarter-final first leg at Juventus on Tuesday.

Champions League: Juventus edge Monaco with Arturo Vidal penalty in absorbing tie

Champions League: Juventus edge Monaco with Arturo Vidal penalty in absorbing tie

Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal smashed home a second-half penalty to earn a 1-0 win at home to Monaco in an absorbing Champions League quarter-final first leg on Tuesday, leaving the tie on a knife-edge.

In-form Carlos Tevez leads Juventus to another 1-0 victory

In-form Carlos Tevez leads Juventus to another 1-0 victory

Juventus striker Carlos Tevez scored a magnificent first-half goal, and later missed a penalty, as the runaway Serie A leaders won 1-0 win at home to mid-table Genoa on Sunday.

Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew blasts James McArthur for dive

Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew blasts James McArthur for dive

Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew has criticised his midfielder James McArthur for diving in his side`s 2-1 win at Stoke.

Penalty imposed for offence should be proportionate: SC

 The Supreme Court has said that it was incumbent upon courts to bear in mind the impact of the offence on the society including on the victim and there should be proportionality between the offence committed and the penalty imposed.

EPL: Chelsea extend lead to six points despite Southampton draw

EPL: Chelsea extend lead to six points despite Southampton draw

Chelsea opened up a six-point lead at the top of the Premier League despite being held to a 1-1 draw against top-four hopefuls Southampton in an absorbing game at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

'Penalty of up to Rs 25 cr for mis-selling insurance policies'

The amended insurance law provides for a penalty of up to Rs 25 crore for mis-selling or misrepresentation of policies by agents or insurance companies to customers.