COMPENSATION

  • The Citizen Journalist Show July 20, 2014

    This week's Citizen Journalist Show puts spotlight on issues affecting citizens from across the country. This episode features story of a rape victims fight for compensation to a story highlighting the plight of malaria survivors in Tripura. We also have a story of a young female mountaineers journey to Europe's...
  • Mumbai fire: 15 lakh compensation for the relatives of the deceased July 19, 2014

    A massive fire broke out in Mumbai on Friday at a business centre. It took nearly eight hours for fire officials to douse the blaze. One firefighter lost his life and six others were seriously injured. Fire officials said that many building norms were flouted which in turn trapped many...
  • 1984 antiSikh riot victims compensated: Sheila Dikshit January 29, 2014

    Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said the victims of 1984 antiSikh riots were compensated. She said, "All the victims were compensated. What Arvind Kejriwal wants, its up to them. It is good if people get more money." ...
  • CJ Show: Parents of a slain soldier fight for their rights January 26, 2014

    Col Kawar Bhardwaj's son captain Umang Bhardwaj died while battling the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. After the death of his son, he and his wife Shiksha were promised a petrol pump allotment and some land to build a statue in the memory of their late son. Many years have...
  • CJ Show: An army veterans fight for compensation January 25, 2014

    Col. Anil Kaul is a Vir Chakra awardee who lost his right eye and a partially damaged his hand in the battle in Sri Lanka. According to military rules, Col Kaul must be paid compensation for he had fought the enemy on the frontline. He has today turned a Citizen...
  • CJ report ensures compensation for 1984 riot victim January 6, 2014

    CJ Darshan Kaur had turned a CJ to demand compensation that was entitled to her as a riot victim. Her CJ report has ensured the much needed help that had eluded her for nearly three decades. ...
  • Modi meets Patna blast victims, gives Rs 5 lakh compensation November 2, 2013

    BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the relatives of those killed in the October 27 Patna serial blasts and handed over cheques of Rs 5 lakh as compensation to them. ...
  • Land Acquisition Bill will help farmers, says Kamal Nath August 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday said the Land Acquisition Bill will benefit the farmers as they will get appropriate compensation. "We must recognise that the new Land Acquisition Bill replaces a bill which was 120-years-old and gives adequate compensation to the farmers," said Nath. ...
  • LoC killings: Martyr's family demands action against Pakistan August 7, 2013

    In a huge embarrassment for the government, the family of martyr Vijay Kumar has refused to accept the state government compensation of Rs 10 lakh. They have demanded an action from the government over the killings of the soldiers on the LoC. ...
  • CJ Darshan Kaur wants compensation for 1984 riots July 29, 2013

    Darshan Kaur lost her husband and father in law to the 1984 riots. She was promised a job and compensation. Nearly three decades later her fight is far from over. In fact authorities still don't believe they have all the papers. Here she turns a CJ to press for the...
  • Will the SC order really end the shame of acid attacks in India? July 18, 2013

    The apex court has asked the governments to pay Rs 1 lakh, out of the Rs 3 lakh compensation, within a period of 15 days of the incident being reported to the police ...
  • CJ impact: Punishment victim Piya to get Rs 15 lakh September 7, 2012

    The school has also apologised to Piya, who has lost vision in one eye due to punishment, and her mother Omawati Chaudhary. ...
  • Punish AMRI hospital staff, says victim's daughter January 3, 2012

    Kolkata: Paromita Guha Thakurta, the daughter of one of those who died in the AMRI fire tragedy has asked for strict punishment to the hospital staff saying they were highly irresponsibly in carrying out their duties. ...
  • SC verdict on Uphaar disappointing: Neelam Krishnamurthy October 13, 2011

    The Convenor of Association of Uphaar Victims Tragedy said no one has respect for public safety in this country. ...
  • Citizen journalist fights for delayed compensation July 23, 2011

    Rekha turns citizen journalist to demand the compensation promised for her dead son. ...
  • Leh survivors still try to cope with their loss September 13, 2010

    The people of Leh are still waiting to receive compensation promised by the Government. ...
  • Mother alleges rape, child seeks compensation June 30, 2010

    A five year old boy, born out of wedlock, has moved the court seeking compensation from his biological father. ...
  • B'lore fire survivors still await compensation June 27, 2010

    The fire that broke out in Carlton Towers on February 23 this year killed nine people and injured 50 others. ...
  • Does the US have double standards on corporate liability? June 17, 2010

    On Face The Nation, Sagarika Ghose speaks to a panel of experts on the issue. ...
  • 11 years on slain cop's family still not compensated December 18, 2009

    It could be called a case of undue Government promises. Eleven years after a Bihar police officer was killed while battling Naxals, his family is still waiting for compensation. ...
  • Villagers consume birds than give them up: Reports January 18, 2008

    In Birbhum, the pace of the culling operations is not quick enough, and there are unconfirmed reports that bird flu may have spread to neighbouring districts. The main problem that the West Bengal government is facing is the slow momentum of the culling operations. That is because of the extreme...