30 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The motto 'consumer is the king' took a beating with the Parliament blocking passage of law seeking to protect home buyers from builder mafia in 2015 which also saw popular snacks Maggi out of the shelves and its maker Nestle being slapped with Rs 640 crore class action lawsuit by the Centre before the Apex Consumer Forum.
29 Feb 2012
Painting a scary picture of the healthcare sector in the country, a Ficci committee on Wednesday said that 15-20 per cent of medicines sold in India are fake.
12 Nov 2014
Varanasi: The cleaning work on Assi Ghat, initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi three days ago, was interrupted by the Uttar Pradesh Forest department officials stating that the use of machines in the process will adversely affect aquatic life in Tortoise Wild Life Sanctuary there.
13 Jan 2012
Film buffs in the city on Thursday got a rare opportunity to watch the Indian premiere of the 1959 historic Pakistani movie 'Jago Hua Savera', which has dialogues and songs by legendary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz.
29 Jan 2012
As the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections is inching closer, the major party Congress is leaving no stone unturned to woo the game changer ‘Muslim vote bank’, and project its trump card, Rahul Gandhi, as the most appropriate leader for them.
26 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government is in the process of setting up Consumer Care Centres (Grahak Suvidha Kendras) in more than a dozen cities in the country to provide a spectrum of services to consumers.