Ministry of Consumer Affairs
17 Nov 2019
Tap water in Delhi is the most unsafe for drinking among several metro cities and state capitals, a government study has found.
19 Apr 2019
A leading shoe firm has been asked to pay Rs. 9,000 to a customer for deficiency in services.
13 Dec 2017
The SC has rejected the Centre's argument that selling of mineral water at above MRP is illegal, ruling hotels/restaurants can legally charge customers over the printed price.
12 Dec 2017
If you buy a bottle of water at any hotel or restaurant, chances are you would have been charged much more than the MRP.
09 Jul 2017
The Department of Consumer Affairs has urged people to move consumer courts if they find any restaurant slapping service charges, which is now illegal.
21 Apr 2017
Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan stated that the government has approved guidelines on service charge, clarifying that it is entirely voluntary.
14 Apr 2017
Food lovers rejoice! The Modi government has asked for the removal of the service charge voluntary component which hotels levy.
11 Apr 2017
Attempting to reduce food wastage, government of India is preparing to legally notify portion sizes served in restaurants and star hotels.
17 Jan 2017
Fake cops at railway station in Mira Road making a living by forcing people to pay fines have been unmasked.