Fees

  • FIR registered against 2 private schools for increasing fee 19-04-2014 11:21 AM

    District administration have registered an FIR against two well-known private schools of Ghaziabad after they increased fee without seeking prior permission from a committee constituted to look into the matter. District Magistrate SVS Ranga Rao on Thursday imposed Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) in the district owing...
  • Parents protest fee hike in DPS Ghaziabad 15-04-2014 10:16 PM

    Enraged parents of students of Delhi Public School (DPS) Ghaziabad on Tuesday staged a protest against the hike in tuition fee. Around 100 parents gathered outside the Indirapuram branch of DPS Ghaziabad and shouted slogans against the school management. They said the fee was hiked by over 40 percent from...
  • Amazon plans Prime fee hike by $20 14-03-2014 10:26 AM

    New York: Amazon.com Inc plans to hike the annual fee for its popular Prime service by 25 per cent to $99 starting next week, a move announced on Thursday that risks losing customers for a feature that has helped drive its business. The increase comes about six weeks after Amazon...
  • Legalities of messenger service charges to be examined: Telecom Secy 23-02-2014 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: Telecom Secretary MF Farooqui that legal possibilities have to be examined before charging licence fee from messenger services like Whatsapp. The remarks came after telecom companies said there should be licence fee on messenger services. Here is an excerpt from the interview: CNBC: There are telecom companies I was...
  • BHU withdraws fee hike for all courses following protests 29-01-2014 10:32 PM

    The Banaras Hindu University on Wednesday withdrew the hike in fees for all the courses following a protest by students at the varsity premises over the demand. The students' demand was conveyed to the academic council after which the Vice-Chancellor withdrew the hike, BHU's Press, Publication and Publicity cell Chairman...
  • FIR against Mallya, Kingfisher for non-payment of airport fees 25-10-2013 08:10 PM

    An FIR was filed against liquor baron Vijay Mallya and his cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines on a criminal complaint by Bangalore International Airport Limited for non-payment of user development fees and passenger service fees to it on Friday. "We have filed an FIR against Vijay Mallya and Kingfisher Airlines...," Assistant Police...
  • BJP charges party workers Rs 5 to attend Narendra Modi meet in Bhopal 18-09-2013 08:26 PM

    Bhopal: The Bharatiya Janata Party has charged its party workers Rs 5 per head for attending a mass meeting to be held in Bhopal on September 25, which will be addressed by its prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. The major highlight of the mass meeting would...
  • Parent turns CJ to fight unauthorized school fee hike 04-08-2013 02:56 PM

    CJ Shailesh Waghmare and his fellow parents banded together to fight an unauthorized school fee hike by their childrens' school in Faridabad. Watch to see how they used courts, RTI and more to protest the fee hike. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 04-08-2013 02:47 PM

    This week's show features stories from all over India, including those of a school fee hike that's putting pressure on families, a neighborhood lake that's become infested with dead fish, an ailing orphanage, and many more. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show 02-08-2013 03:50 PM

    This week on the show, one CJ fights the exorbitant costs of school education, a report on the poor condition of orphanages in Kashmir, plus, your videos/pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday @ 9:30 PM. ...
  • When will BJP impose speaking tax: Cong on Modi's Hyderabad rally fee 16-07-2013 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress has targeted Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi now over the proposal to charge Rs 5 from those attending his rally in Hyderabad next month. Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari has in fact called it monitising democracy and pure fascism. "The tax reflects their own appreciation...
  • Non-tuition fees in schools 09-07-2013 12:40 PM

    The past couple of months have seen protests by the parents of schoolchildren in cities as varied as Delhi and Ranchi, Mumbai and Jamshedpur. And this is not the first time that hikes in school fees at the beginning of the academic year have been followed by protests and petitions...
  • Goa: Transporters' stir against toll fee continues 14-05-2013 03:00 PM

    Panaji: The transporters continued their strike in Goa on the second day on Tuesday, refusing to withdraw it until the government resolves the issue of toll fee levied on the non-Goan vehicles entering the state. "The strike will continue till Goa government resolves the issue. Today is the second day...
  • Reconsider Income Tax Act amendment : Modi to Chidambaram 28-04-2013 12:40 AM

    Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi has urged the Centre to reconsider amendment in Income Tax Act to disallow levies imposed by state governments on PSUs for imposition and computation of income tax. "The working of the proposed amendment is such that it would give wide discretionary powers...
  • IIM Lucknow reduces fees of post-graduate programme 12-04-2013 07:16 PM

    Lucknow: In a first, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow on Friday reduced the fees for its post-graduate programme in management for the academic term 2013-2015. The IIM's director Devi Singh said the fees were being slashed by 10 per cent from the current Rs 12 lakh to Rs...
  • Train travel to be costlier from Monday 01-04-2013 03:55 AM

    ...
  • Apple pays $21 mn to use Swiss railway clock design 12-11-2012 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: Apple, who was of late accused of copying the design of the iconic Swiss Railway station clock for the new iPad clock app in iOS 6, reportedly paid about $21 million for the right to license the clock's design, reports mashable citing the local Swiss publication Tages-Anzeiger. The...
  • Law to end the menace of capitation fee soon 09-11-2012 12:58 PM

    New Delhi: Human Resource Development Ministry will bring a new bill to stop the menace capitation fees in medical and engineering colleges. The bill proposes stern action against the guilty institutions. Despite opposition by Bihar and other states, the Central Government has stuck to his decision to implement the Right...
  • Cabinet clears one-time spectrum fee on telecom operators 08-11-2012 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: The Cabinet on Thursday approved the levy of a one-time spectrum charge on all existing telecom operators. The Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, accepted the recommendation of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) that all existing mobile phone companies must pay one-time spectrum charge, sources said....
  • Fee at IITs may rise by Rs 40,000 per annum 01-11-2012 08:22 PM

    New Delhi: The standing committee of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Council which meets in Mumbai on November 5 is expected to recommend raising tuition fee of undergraduate programme from Rs 50,000 to Rs 90,000. The development comes as an empowered task force is still considering the details for...
  • No resolution in Sahara-BCCI stand-off 13-02-2012 04:04 PM

    ...
  • Mumbai hotspots face the music before New Year 31-12-2011 08:57 AM

    Mumbai: In a dampener to New Year Eve festivities, the Phonographic Performance Ltd (PPL) has slapped notices on many hotels, restaurants and pubs which have failed to cough up license fees to play music at their venues, its CEO said on Friday. The PPL also has warned strict legal action...
  • UoH proposes 250% hike in hostel fees 17-11-2011 08:52 AM

    HYDERABAD: The University of Hyderabad in a sudden move has proposed to increase hostel fees paid by students by about 250 per cent. The budget proposed at the 67th Academic Council meeting on Wednesday included proposals for the increase in order to mobilise more internal resources. The move comes after...