Consumer Issues

The National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA) has imposed a penalty of Rs241 crore on three subsidiaries of the Procter & Gamble (P&G) group for alleged profiteering by not passing benefits of the reduction in the Goods and Services tax (GST) to consumers in November 2017.   Quoting...
  • Yes, yes, I know. EMI stands for equated monthly instalments. But that is just the definition. The real meaning is much more sinister Ever more indebted.   When I was young, being in debt was considered shameful. Before you bought anything, even a small transistor radio, you had to...
  • Telecom subscribers will have to prefix '0' as they call from a landline to any mobile number starting January 1, 2021.   The decision has been taken up in order to ensure adequate numbering resources for fixed line and mobile services. Telecom regulator TRAI had recommended the move...
  • Due to the impact of Covid-19, 66% consumers are expected to just visit the local market for festive shopping instead of visiting main markets in town, this Diwali.   Twenty per cent consumers are expected to visit the main market in their town for festive shopping while only 16%...
  • To keep my car or to sell it – that is the question Though ‘tis much cheaper to endure and suffer The smelly and dirty online taxis But the faithful old jalopy is close to my heart I cannot bear to let it depart (With apologies to Hamlet)    Owning a car is now an...
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