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Real estate firm penalised for breaking pact

The District Consumer Redressal forum has asked Nature Farms and Real Estates Private Limited to refund Rs 3,16,924 along with 12 per cent interest and pay Rs 3,962 per month from August 20, 2015, to July 20, 2019, as lease amount and Rs 30,000 as compensation and litigation expenses to a city-based resident for failing to give timely possession of Read More

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Left-handed children ‘penalised’ by lack of support in UK schools

Children are still “penalised” for being left-handed with ministers lacking the information to understand the scale of the problem, education campaigners have warned. It is also feared a disproportionate number of prisoners are left-handed, with calls to research whether classroom struggles trigger a “downward spiral” in which pupils get low marks, their self-esteem drops and their future opportunities are damaged. Read More

Should celebrities be penalised for faulty products?

Recently, reports in leading newspapers about a group of ministers mooting a heavy penalty on celebrities for misguided endorsements, thereby holding them liable, has set the proverbial cat among the pigeons. People, who I never expected to hear an opinion from, all had an opinion. “Celebrities are liable; they get such fat fees.” “No, no, the clients are liable, they Read More