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ex gratia

A payment made as a kind gesture, not due to a legal obligation. This phrase is always used before a noun. Yes, I make ex gratia payments to my ex-wife—I want our divorce to stay amicable.
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43) The main remedies available to them are requesting for an ex gratia payment, filing a tortious claim against liable parties, or lobbying for a specialized bill.
If a son of Madhya Pradesh sacrifices his life while protecting the Indian borders, Madhya Pradesh government would give an ex gratia of Rs 1 crore to his family.
He will also be entitled to an ex gratia compensation of ` 9 lakh for 100 per cent disability which will be processed separately.
Thipsay directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to disburse the ex gratia amounts to the employees by November 1.
Following consultation with the property sector, Treasurer Curtis Pitt has proposed that ex gratia relief be provided to overseas developers from the Governments new 3 per cent foreign acquirer duty.
The army is also seeking parity between the ex gratia paid to the kin of soldiers killed in counterinsurgency operations and warlike conflicts.
Ex gratia means you would like to make a payment without admitting liability.
Ridden by Michael Hills, Distant Music worked in company with Air Defence and Ex Gratia, and was held up in rear as Ex Gratia (Robert Street) made the running.
Summary: Sambalpur (Odisha) [India], Feb 09 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday expressed grief over the custodial death of a person at Ainthapali police station in Sambalpur district and announced an ex gratia compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the bereaved family.
The Next Steps Stolen Generations Reparation Scheme will involve a fund of up to $6 million for ex gratia payments for those members of the state s Aboriginal communities removed from their families, and whose usual place of residence was South Australia at the time of the separation.
Fallon completed a treble on Tough Speed and Shamrock City, as did Barry Hills with Out Of Africa, Sheer Hamas and Ex Gratia.
Summary: Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Feb 6 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced an ex gratia of Rs 1 crore for the wife of a soldier, who lost his life in the ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Mr Nulty added that many of the workers also feel they should get an ex gratia share of the pounds 630 million takeover deal.
Summary: Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 11 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday announced ex gratia of Rs.
Summary: Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Expressing deep condolences at the loss of life in the derailment of six coaches of the Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express which took place near Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday announced ex gratia of Rs 5 lakhs to the next kin of any Odia passengers killed in the incident.