Press Trust of India | Saturday November 21, 2015
All tender documents relating to the fourth Test between India and South Africa in Feroz Shah Kotla will be monitored by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
Delhi News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy (with inputs from agencies) | Friday October 30, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said that the Delhi High Court's move to cancel an audit of the city's three electricity distributors ordered by his government was a "temporary setback".
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
The Delhi High Court today cancelled the AAP government's decision to get the accounts of three private power distribution companies audited by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
NDTV | Friday October 30, 2015
Shares of Reliance Infra and Tata Power surged today after the Delhi High Court today upheld the plea of electricity distribution companies (discoms) against Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) audit.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 26, 2015
All the three BJP-ruled municipal corporations have welcomed the decision to hold a CAG audit of the preparedness of Aam Aadmi Party led Delhi government and the local bodies to deal with dengue crisis in the city.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today claimed credit for the Delhi Electricity Authority Commission's (DERC) move to not hike power rates in the city at the end of its annual tariff determination process.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Alarmed by spurt in dengue cases in the capital, Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Shashi Kant Sharma has ordered audit of the preparedness of the Delhi government and local authorities to deal with mosquito menace.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
Delhi High Court today directed AAP government to provide the entire CAG draft report to the power distribution companies within three days, after the government auditor said they had already been supplied with the "relevant portions".
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Just as Arvind Kejriwal had alleged, power distribution firms in Delhi have been fleecing customers by inflating costs, partly to make up for their own inefficiencies, the state auditor has found.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
The Committee on Public Undertakings (COPU), which went into CAG's audit objections over January 2009 acquisition of Imperial Energy, in a report tabled in Parliament said it was "irked at the intransigent stand taken by the OVL justifying acquisition of Imperial Energy Corp (IEC)."
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
The Comptroller and General (CAG) has rapped the Zilla Parishads in Maharashtra for taking up minor irrigation works without preparing any long-term district wise masterplans, resulting in significant time and cost overrun.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Failure by the Airports Authority of India to take timely action against now defunct Kingfisher Airlines for non-payment of dues and allowing it to operate on credit basis led to losses worth Rs 290 crore, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Government has taken into consideration the "deficiencies" in some of the critical ammunitions on a priority basis and taken steps to address them, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
The Censor Board has been slammed by the CAG for flouting several norms that led to irregular conversion of 'A' category Films into 'UA' and 'U' and also for alleged fabrication of documents and favouritism while issuing film certificates.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
CAG recently flagged financial gaps to the tune of over Rs. 31,000 crores including towards non-imposition of fines and the undue gains to private operators.
Thursday May 14, 2015
The government recently auctioned coal blocks in two phases, which had garnered over Rs 2 lakh crore from just 29 blocks, surpassing the presumptive loss figure of Rs 1.86 lakh crore estimated earlier by government auditor CAG for allotment of mines without auction.
Tuesday May 12, 2015
Detailing the expenditure on interest payments by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the CAG said Rs 6,666 crore was spent during 2012-13, Rs 6,486 crore (2011-12), Rs 10,499 crore (2010-11), Rs 6,876 crore (2009-10) and Rs 5,778 crore (2008-09).
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Nitin Gadkari, who has been facing opposition attacks over alleged irregularities by a company linked to him, declared today that he was "ready to quit a minister as well as MP if charges of corruption against me are found correct."
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday May 11, 2015
Union minister Nitin Gadkari today denied any wrongdoing as he confronted aggressive demands by the opposition in Parliament for his sacking over an auditor's report that indicts a company linked to him. The Rajya Sabha was adjourned a record nine times over the protests.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
CAG has pulled up DoT's vigilance arm of for failing to impose penalty to the tune of Rs 4,300 crore on telecom operators.
Thomson Reuters | Saturday May 9, 2015
Reliance Industries Ltd's telecoms unit got an undue benefit of about $530 million after the government allowed it to offer voice services over wireless broadband spectrum it had won in 2010, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) said on Friday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
India's Tejas Light Combat Aircraft project, in the works for over three decades, came under severe criticism from the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) on Friday, which said the Mark-I version has several shortcomings and does not meet IAF specifications.
Saturday May 9, 2015
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Friday rapped the Telecom Ministry for giving Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm an undue benefit of over Rs 3,367 crore by allowing it to provide voice calling on broadband spectrum, a charge the company vehemently denied.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 8, 2015
Indian Railways has not been able to meet its operational cost of passenger services during the last five years, incurring a loss of nearly Rs 11,000 crore over this period, according to a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG).