India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday August 24, 2014
The Congress has hit out at former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai for his comments in a national daily that quotes him as saying that he was "pressured" by the UPA to drop certain names from his reports on the coal block allocatio...
Sunday August 3, 2014
Telecom operators such as Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Reliance Communications (RCom), Aircel, Tata Tele and BSNL have not paid penalties totaling Rs 2,116.95 crore levied on them for non-compliance of subscriber verification rules that are important for ...
Thursday July 31, 2014
The issue has been clarified in the wake of doubts being raised by various stakeholders with regard to the applicability of the provisions related to appointment of auditors by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG) to 'deemed government...
Sunday July 20, 2014
Over Rs 1 lakh crore of taxes were locked up in various stages of litigation in service tax and central excise at the end of March 2013, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said.
Sunday July 20, 2014
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has castigated state-owned oil firms for overcharging customers by Rs 26,626 crore in five years by charging notional levies like customs duty on fuel they sold.
India | Reported by Anant Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 4, 2014
The Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh has been accused of misusing around Rs 800 crore rupees meant for the Kumbh Mela, the world's largest spiritual gathering held at Allahabad.
Saturday May 31, 2014
Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) on Saturday said the Comptroller and Auditory General (CAG) comment that the Mukesh Ambani-led company charged a rate in excess of the government approved price for its KG-D6 gas is part of a draft report which has not y...
Thursday May 29, 2014
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has pulled up Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) for charging a rate in excess of the government-approved price for its KG-D6 gas field and not including the marketing margin for calculating royalties and...
Wednesday May 28, 2014
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has slammed Oil Ministry and its technical arm Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) for not exercising enough control and vigil over Reliance Industries' KG-D6 block, which led to losses of seve...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 4, 2014
Mr Raja has been accused of causing the government a notional loss of about Rs 1.76 lakh crore in the 2G scam.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 26, 2014
The Supreme Court had earlier asked former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai to undertake the audit of the temple accounts and properties.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday April 25, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai today said he is "honoured" to be chosen by the Supreme Court to supervise the special audit of the property of Kerala's famous Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple and added that he would carry out th...
Tuesday April 22, 2014
With the Oil Ministry not responding to its requests for information on Reliance Industries' KG-D6 block, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has written a curt letter to it, reminding of the requisitions pending for months, according ...
Friday April 18, 2014
Stating that the Supreme Court's ruling to allow the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) to audit accounts of telecom firms may have 'much wider ramifications' and could be applied to other areas subsequently, Ficci on Friday said the episode raise...
A Vaidyanathan | Thursday April 17, 2014
The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the national auditor, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), is empowered to audit private telecom companies.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 21, 2014
DoT may ask the CAG to drop objections raised against four telecom operators - SSTL, Idea Cellular, Videocon Telecommunications, and Uninor.
India | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih) | Sunday February 23, 2014
Since Reliance struck gas in the KG-D6 block in the Krishna Godavari basin in 2002 - seen as a validation of allowing private players into gas and oil - controversy has never been far.
Tuesday February 18, 2014
The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) paid lesser amount as interest on PF deposits of over 5 crore subscribers than its earnings between 2007-08 and 2010-11, according to a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
Tuesday January 21, 2014
In a severe indictment, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has castigated officials of the Department of Telecom (DoT) for loopholes that allowed Reliance Jio Infocomm to get pan-India high-speed BWA spectrum at the cost of the exchequer.
Tuesday January 21, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai said he has no regrets about his report on 2G spectrum allocation, which pegged notional losses to the exchequer at Rs 1.76 lakh crore.