HC drops proceedings against man who was seen bathing during video hearing after apology  

On November 30, 2021 during the hearing, senior advocate Indira Jaising told the court that a man, who joined the video conference on Zoom with his name as ‘Sridhar Bhat SDMC Ujire’, was found bathing

03 Feb 2022

Preferential treatment: VK Sasikala got cell, bed, cook in prison, confirms probe

During the investigation, the ACB prima facie found that Rao was not guilty.

03 Feb 2022

Preferential treatment in Prison: Karnataka anti-corruption bureau file chargesheet against Sasikala, Ilavarasi and others

The petitioner sought a detailed report on the findings submitted by retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar after the probe into allegations of preferential treatment to Sasikala and her sister-in-law.

02 Feb 2022

Expensive Mysore silk saree burnt, consumer court tells shop to pay ex-judge’s wife

If it is the saree of a judge’s wife that you are servicing, you better take care.

27 Jan 2022

Bengaluru doctor writes crucial chapter in Comprehensive Textbook of Clinical Radiology

“There was no such comprehensive textbook on clinical radiology in the country till now. It will be useful for postgraduate medical students.

26 Jan 2022

Lokayukta may move Karnataka HC over nod to prosecute bureaucrats

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Vishwanatha Shetty said that the state government has not taken any decision regarding several tainted officials for over five years now.

22 Jan 2022

Consumer Commission directs ISKCON Bengaluru to refund Rs 1.19 lakh

“The complaint requires to be allowed in part. ISKCON is liable to refund Rs 1.19 lakh, including ‘Homa’ cost of Rs 7,500, to the complainant within 60 days.

21 Jan 2022

ISKCON directed to refund advance paid for convention hall after wedding cancelled due to Covid

"ISKCON is liable to refund Rs 1.19 lakh, including 'Homa' cost of Rs 7,500, to the complainant within 60 days," the commission said

19 Jan 2022

HC junks PIL against construction of jungle resort in Kodagu, slaps Rs 50K fine on petitioners

The petition was filed by PS Mohan and others from Kodagu district on the ground that permission was not obtained from the central government under the provisions of the Forest Conservation Act

04 Jan 2022

Consumer panel directs elevator firm to compensate Bengaluru club for delay in installing lift

According to the order, Sadashivanagar Club and Jet Elevators Private Limited entered into an agreement for installation of a lift in the Club, which agreed to pay Rs 6 lakh in three installments

28 Dec 2021

Consumer Commission directs Corporation Bank to refund  €13679.18 to a customer who lost the sum to a pickpocket in Paris

The RBI has issued clear guidelines in respect of the liabilities of a credit card holder who lost the card or the same has been misused by other persons or by the unscrupulous method.

25 Dec 2021

Insurance firm told to compensate legal heir

Therefore, the complainant had insurable interest on the date of the incident,” said the Bengaluru Urban Second Additional District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission. 

18 Dec 2021

Consumer panel directs clinic to pay Rs three lakhs to Bengaluru man for service deficiency

The complainant purchased hearing device unit from the Phonak, the regional office in city, for Rs 2.5 lakhs in March 2019.

13 Dec 2021

Consumer panel asks Ford India to compensate Bengaluru businessman

The forum also said the complainant is entitled to Rs 2.12 lakh, translating to the cost of additional fittings. 

06 Dec 2021

Pay Rs 50,000 to senior citizen: Consumer court to Karnataka State Cooperative Housing Federation

The commission, comprising president CV Maragoor, members L Mamatha and MB Seena, also directed the Federation to pay the litigation cost of Rs 10,000 to the complainant, Govind.

08 Nov 2021