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Redress

Compensation for injuries sustained; recovery or restitution for harm or injury; damages or equitable relief. Access to the courts to gain Reparation for a wrong.

redress

verb adjust, aid, allay, alleviate, appease, atone, change, compensare, compensate, correct, cure, ease, expiate, fix, heal, help, improve, make amends, make good, make reparation, make up for, mend, pacify, palliate, propitiate, put right, readjust, rectify, relieve, remedy, repair, restituere, restore, right, satisfy, set right
Associated concepts: legal redress
See also: adjust, award, collection, compensate, contribution, cure, disbursement, equity, fix, habeas corpus, help, indemnification, justice, payment, recompense, recourse, recovery, rectify, reform, reimburse, reimbursement, remedy, remunerate, renew, repair, reparation, repent, requital, resolve, restitution, restore, return, satisfaction, trover

REDRESS. The act of receiving satisfaction for an injury sustained. For the mode of obtaining redress, vide Remedies 1 Chit. Pr. Annal. Table.

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The portal, a part of government of India's Digital India initiative, was launched in March, 2015 for speedy and effective complaint redressal system regarding availability of medicines, overpricing of medicines, sale of ' new drugs' without prior price approval, and refusal of supply or sale of medicines.
With a view to providing know how about the operational aspects of this Portal and the Grievances Redressal Mechanism in particular, the Department of Pensions is conducting Awareness Programmes at different locations in the country.
In the next phase, the similar facilitation centres would also be established at all the major Pakistani airports that would help reducing the miseries of expatriates and Grievance Commissioner for Overseas Pakistanis Hafiz Ahsan Khokhar would use his expertise for their early redressal.
The four working sessions at the conference will address the topics: "Welfare Measures for Indian Migrants: Initiatives of the Government of India and State Governments," "Grievance Redressal of Indians in UAE: Role of Community Associations," "Return and Resettlement of Indian Migrants: Role of State Governments," and "Perspective of the Employers in UAE.
Your grievance has been, that Grievance Redressal Committee (GRC) should not decide the matter but they had already decided it, therefore your plea is infructuous" a bench comprising justices A R Dave and U U Lalit said.
A protester, Shashwati Ghosh, said: "We are asking for one- stop redressal centres, preferably in hospitals, because once an act of sexual violence takes place, it is very difficult for the girl who is already traumatized, to run from one place to another, going to the police station and then again for medical examination and then again to police for drawing the picture.
Through the new grievance management system, the regulator proposes to create a central database of all complaints flowing in to the insurance grievance redressal mechanism.
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We are committed to adopting the best practices to improve the investor grievance redressal mechanism.
The departmental channels have built in bias and constraints against an effective system of redressal of public complaints.
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PESHAWAR -- The Chief Minister s Complaints and Redressal Cell established at the Chief Minister s Secretariat has emerged as blessing and materialization of the slogan of change for the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as dozens of complaints are pouring it on daily basis.