The mess of the CommonWealth Games – grin and bear it ?

The mess related to the Commonwealth Games is now reaching a feverish pitch. There are just a few days left for the actual opening of the games, but the early contingent of delegates and officials from many countries are already here, and athletes from a number of countries are also expected to arrive within the […]

Consumer: Telecom: Reliance Commnications fined Rs. 10,000 for being deficient in services

Getting an internet connection in modern India should be very easy, and it should almost be like a commodity. The customer pays for a connection, and the company provides the connection, and it works with minimum down time. But what do you when the company provides you with a connection that is old, even though […]

Post office executives to pay fine for non-delivery of email

Government Departments and utilities have always believed that they are above the law when it relates to stuff such as consumer interests, customer complaints, and consumer forum activities. However, given that these Government utilities such as telecom, electricity, water, roads, post offices, etc get money from consumers (either in the form of direct payment such […]