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4 dead, scores scorched as boiler explodes in NTPC plant; toll may rise

Lucknow, Nov 1, An explosion ripped a boiler in the state-run power giant NTPC’s Unchahar plant in Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli district today, killing at least four persons while scores suffered severe burn injuries, police said. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed his condolences over the deaths and announced Rs 2 lakh compensation for the family

PCB to demand USD 70 million as compensation from BCCI

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will be making a demand of USD 70 million as compensation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for not playing two “home” bilateral series. As per sources, the PCB is expected to file its claim with the disputes resolution committee of the International Cricket Council (ICC)

Pradyuman murder case: HC dismisses petition for compensation

HC dismisses petition for compensation to Pradyuman’s parents

Pradyuman murder case: A petition filed demanding compensation to the family of Pradyuman, who was killed inside Ryan International School, has been dismissed by the Delhi HC on the grounds that the case is pending in SC.   The petition filed by High Court lawyer RS Dhul had demanded that a policy should be made regarding

Panipat Gurudwara Incident: Haryana Government Announced Compensation

Panipat Gurudwara Incident: Haryana Government Announced Compensation

At least one person was killed and six others injured when the main structure of Gurdwara Shri Guru Singh Sahib Pehli Patshahi, located on the National Highway-1, collapsed here on Monday evening.Members of the Gurdwara committee said work on false ceiling was on when the structure gave way around 4.45 pm. Officials from the district

Martyred Paramilitary Jawan To Get 1 Crore As Compensation

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited a police post of Indo-Tibet border in Nathu La during his Sikkam tour, where he has visited ITBP. Talked to the soldiers Meanwhile, the Home Minister said that I will endeavor to make sure that the family of paramilitary soldiers who have been martyred should be given minimum compensation


SGPC gave Compensation to victims of fake police encounter

The SGPC had given a grant of Rs 1 lakh to the families of four of the 11 Sikhs killed in fake encounters during 1991, in Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh. The families receiving the help amount are related to the district of Gurdaspur. These included Bhai Kartar Singh of Khaira village, Bhai Surjan Singh of

3 arrested in Lehra Bega, Bathinda in Farmer’s suicide case

3 arrested in Lehra Bega, Bathinda in Farmer’s suicide case. Police has arrested 3 accused in Lehra Bega, Bathinda in farmer’s suicide case, only then family agrees to cremate the body of jaswant singh, who poisoned himself in Patwari office 9 days ago.Jaswant stated the name of Patwari, his Helper and another man of the

Not given compensation, martyr’s family returns medal

Ludhiana: Upset with government, the wife of Martyr Subedar Teja Singh returned the medal to President of India through Deputy Commissioner on Friday. The family members of Martyr Subedar Teja Singh native of village Mehma Singh Wala near Dehlon was upset with government for not given compensation. Teja Singh has attained martyrdom during operation PAWAN

Compensation, notification of land in Rasulpur still miles away from farmers

Even as Union Minister for Road Transport, Highway and Shipping Nitin Gadkari launched four laning project of Lambra-Shahkot NH-71, some farmers from Rasulpur village in Nakodar sub-division whose land was taken are still awaiting ‘compensation’ and ‘notification of land’. On September 14, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal had laid

Cabinet announces Rs 5 lakh compensation to victims of cross-border firing

New Delhi: For the first time, the victims of cross border firing along the Indo-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir will get compensation of Rs five lakh, similar to those who die due to terrorism or Left Wing Extremism violence. At present, there is no scheme to compensate victims of cross border firing. The Cabinet

Labourer death: Jagatjit Industries agree to pay Rs 7 lakh compensation

Jalandhar: The fight for justice to a labourer who died reportedly while working in Jagatjit Industries, Hamira finally ended in a compromise after the factory owners agreed to pay Rs 7 lakh compensation to the next of kin. Chand Singh (48), a resident of Dhirpur village in Kartarpur, who was working as a labourer in the

SC grants compensation to rail accident victims

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday awarded compensation of Rs five lakh each to the families of the 18 people who were killed in February 2011 in a train accident at Shahajahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. An apex court bench of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur and Justice Uday Umesh Lalit also awarded compensation to

Cloudburst: Rawat announces compensation for kin of victims

New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss oflives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims. Rawat said he was personally monitoring the situation and added that disaster management teams and security personnel have already been asked to reach the


Compensation to passengers: HC reverse orders of tribunal

Madurai: The Madras High Court today ruled that the onus was on the railways to prove whether a person, who died after falling from a crowded train, was a bonafide passenger or not and reversed the orders of Railways Claims Tribunal refusing compensation to families of two such victims. In a judgement reserved in the

Govt approves `28.98 cr as compensation for farmers

Chandigarh: State government has approved more than Rs 28.98 crore as compensation to farmers in Kaithal district for damage to cotton crop due to pest attack and hail. While stating this on Saturday, Finance and Revenue and Disaster Management Minister, Capt Abhimanyu, said that the a total compensation of Rs 28,98,97,000 for Kharif season-2015 included

Compensation paid to pro-quota stir victims: govt

Chandigarh: Haryana Government has so far paid a total compensation of Rs 53.93 crore to those whose properties were damaged in the recent agitation in the State. This compensation included both the interim and final payment. While stating this on Saturday an official spokesman said that the Government has r ceived a total of 2,077