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Bata showroom fined Rs 9,000 for forcing customer to pay Rs 3 for carry bag

A consumer court frowned upon big brands putting their logos on carry bags and yet forcing customers to pay for what is essentially an advertisement.

Apr 15, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Apex consumer court asks Unitech to refund Rs 3.33 crore to homebuyer

The apex consumer commission has directed real-estate major Unitech Hi-Tech Developers Ltd to pay over Rs three crore to a couple for failing to give them possession of an apartment booked under one of its housing projects at Noida in 2010.

Jan 29, 2017, 12:01 PM IST

Hyundai Motors cars fitted with defective air bags?

Zee Media Bureau

Apr 30, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

Unending tests of Maggi cannot go on: Apex consumer court

The apex consumer court on Tuesday said "unending testing of Maggi samples cannot go on", following the Rs 640-crore class action suit filed by the government against Nestle India.

Nov 24, 2015, 19:12 PM IST

Maggi ban: Nestle questions NCDRC's jurisdiction to try suit

Nestle India Limited on Thursday questioned the jurisdiction of the apex consumer court to try the Centre's Rs 640 crore suit against it for alleged unfair trade practices pertaining to Maggi noodles, saying the Bombay High Court has already dismissed a similar plea.

Oct 08, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Maggi ban: Apex consumer court to hear case Wednesday

The apex consumer disputes forum on Wednesday will hear the Rs 640-crore class action suit filed by the central government against Nestle India, alleging unfair trade practices with regard to Maggi noodles.

Sep 29, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

No legal case filed before consumer court against Nestle: Govt

Weeks after regulatory action forced Nestle to pull out popular snack Maggi, the government Friday said it has not filed any legal case before National Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (NCDRC) against the Swiss food maker for alleged sale of sub-standard items.

Jul 24, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Govt may seek damages, drags Nestle to consumer court

In more trouble Sunday for Nestle over the Maggi row, Government may seek damages from Nestle, dragging it to the consumer court for "unfair trade practices and misleading advertisements".

Jun 07, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

Courier firm asked to compensate woman

A consumer court here has asked a courier firm to compensate a woman for misplacing two 'rakhis' sent by her to Haryana's Hissar district and for the late delivery of another one sent to Mumbai while holding it guilty of deficiency in service.

Feb 04, 2015, 15:02 PM IST

Telecom disputes can be handled by consumer court: DoT

Providing relief to telecom customers, DoT Tuesday said consumer courts have jurisdiction over disputes with operators.

Feb 04, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Consumer court fines postal department in Arunachal

A consumer court in an Arunachal district has imposed a fine on postal department for negligence of duty in delivering an important document to a customer.

Oct 24, 2013, 13:47 PM IST

Consumer court directs travel agency to pay compensation

A consumer court here has directed a private travel agency to pay Rs 74,800 to Singapore based lawyer for not providing him a travel ticket after taking money from him.

Jul 16, 2013, 16:58 PM IST

‘Unfair to withhold student`s degree for dues’

It is unfair for a university or college to withhold a student`s degree to recover dues, the apex consumer court has ruled.

Dec 12, 2012, 12:43 PM IST

Qatar Airways to pay flier Rs 80,000 for loss of luggage

Qatar Airways has been directed by a district consumer forum here to pay Rs 80,005 to a flier for loss of his luggage in transit from Delhi to Milan.

Nov 01, 2012, 14:05 PM IST

Airtel to pay Rs 15K for abrupt disconnection of call services

Telecom major Airtel has been directed by a consumer forum here to pay Rs 15,000 to a subscriber as compensation for "harassing" him by abruptly disconnecting call services on his number for 24 days.

Aug 30, 2012, 19:00 PM IST

Samsung India to pay Rs 26K for selling defective fridge

Samsung India Electronics has been asked by a consumer forum here to pay Rs 26,460 to a customer for selling him a defective refrigerator.

Aug 16, 2012, 16:54 PM IST

SpiceJet to pay Rs 79K for delayed delivery of baggage

The SpiceJet Airways has been ordered by a consumer forum here to pay over Rs 79,000 as total compensation to one of its passengers for off-loading his and his companions' luggage from the flight and delivering it after much delay, affecting their trip.

Jul 18, 2012, 13:23 PM IST

‘Insurance co responsible for ascertaining cause of fire’

A consumer court has said the
primary responsibility of ascertaining the cause of fire in an
incident is that of an insurance company for the purpose of
settling the claim.

Jun 28, 2010, 18:21 PM IST

Consumer court rejects doctor`s claim of winning contest

The National Consumer Commission
has dismissed a petition by a doctor, who claimed to have won
a slogan completion contest organised by a mobile service
provider, for sending the answer to a wrong number.

Jun 24, 2010, 18:06 PM IST

Consumer court asks manufacturer to pay Rs 1L for dead flies

Two dead flies in a soft drink
bottle proved costly for a beverage company with the Delhi
State Consumer Commission directing it to deposit Rs one lakh
with the State Consumer Welfare Fund on account of negligence.

Jan 20, 2010, 17:11 PM IST