Auditor vs Government: the final showdown
May 21, 2013
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.
Cities | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 6, 2014
Delhi's Arvind Kejriwal government may cancel the licences of power distribution companies who refuse to have their financial records examined by the national auditor, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today said.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday January 6, 2014
Delhi High Court today allowed the national auditor to investigate whether telecom companies under-reported their revenues.
Wednesday January 1, 2014
Rejecting the contention of private power distributors, Delhi government on Wednesday ordered a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) audit of their finances.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 29, 2013
The employees of the grounded Kingfisher Airlines, today said they will seek help from Arvind Kejriwal in getting their dues.
Sunday December 22, 2013
India may launch its largest ever auction of oil and gas block next month at completely revamped terms after the current profit-sharing regime came in for sharp criticism from the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
Saturday December 14, 2013
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India on Friday pulled up the Income Tax Department (ITD) for allowing irregular tax exemption to two Tata trusts involving tax implication of over Rs 1,000 crore.
Monday December 2, 2013
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) in a September 2011 report on the working of PSCs that government had signed with companies like Reliance Industries, castigated the Oil Ministry for poor administration and not monitoring spending by compani...
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday November 6, 2013
Former Telecom Minister A Raja has slammed the Joint Parliamentary Committee or JPC's report on the 2G spectrum scam, which he allegedly masterminded, calling it "more political than parliamentarian in character".
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
India on Friday won a crucial election to the UN Board of Auditors with its nominee Shashi Kant Sharma, the CAG, garnering the largest number of votes.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 30, 2013
The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) submitted its report on the 2G scam to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar today.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Saturday October 5, 2013
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has lambasted the working of the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) in Gujarat, which is aimed at fighting malnutrition among children, saying that every third child in the state is underweight. While...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 4, 2013
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has lambasted the working of the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) in Gujarat, which is aimed at fighting malnutrition among children, saying that every third child in the state is underweight.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 24, 2013
The Cabinet today approved the methodology for auctioning coal blocks, providing for upfront and production-linked payments and benchmarking of coal sale prices.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 20, 2013
In an apparent effort to delay adoption of the controversial Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) report which had indicted former Telecom Minister A Raja in 2G scam, DMK has demanded examination of documents the Department of Telecommunications (DoT)...
Wednesday September 11, 2013
The Centre has been unable to collect more than Rs 63,000 crore in indirect tax revenue in 2011-12 which were pending due to injunction or appeal among other reasons under a head called 'call book'.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 6, 2013
The government's top auditor has slammed the Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh governments for violating environmental rules to favour big corporates like JP associates and Reliance Power Limited.