Sunday December 8, 2013
Results of four state elections are giving a strong message that government and political parties need to ensure good governance and provide corruption free rule, according to industry leaders.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
Results of four state elections are giving a strong message that government and political parties need to ensure good governance and provide corruption free rule, industry leaders said today.
Thursday December 5, 2013
Forbes magazine has ranked India 98th in its list of world's best countries for doing business. The US publication has cited poverty, corruption and discrimination against girls among the challenges facing the country.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
India was today ranked among the world's highly corrupt nations at the 94th spot in a global list topped by Denmark and New Zealand as the cleanest, while Somalia emerged as the most corrupt.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 1, 2013
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked the Congress on issues of corruption and security of women in the national capital.
Thursday November 28, 2013
The World Bank has debarred Progressive Constructions Ltd (PCL) for eleven years minimum for violating its 'fraud and corruption policy'.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, known as a "gentleman judge", was today named Pakistan's new Chief Justice, replacing activist judge Iftikhar Chaudhry who led a crusade against corruption and misgovernance.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Charging Congress with corruption and non-performance, BJP today said there was a "severe anti-Congress wave" in the country and asserted that it would win in four poll-bound states, including Rajasthan.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 24, 2013
Chinese President Xi Jinping has raised expectations he will tackle corruption much more forcefully than his predecessors, but official data on investigations suggests the crackdown so far is little different to previous years.
India | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Saturday November 23, 2013
The police in the coastal state of Goa filed charges of rape and sexual assault Friday against Tarun Tejpal, the editor of a liberal-minded magazine that has influenced a generation of young Indian journalists with its exposes of corruption and abuse...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
An association of revenue department officers shot off a letter to Arvind Kejriwal, saying his recent utterances were "unnecessarily damaging the image of the fine service".
World | Reuters | Friday November 22, 2013
China's ruling Communist Party's anti-graft watchdog is to overhaul some of its functions and target all senior officials, as part of reforms to deepen its war on corruption.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today released its manifesto for the Delhi election, vowing to rid the capital of corruption and protect honest officers.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Delivering a keynote address at the 'ESPNcricinfo at 20' event in New Delhi, Ian Chappell said so far only "soft targets" have got the punishment for corruption from cricket administrators.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
A special CBI court today allowed the plea of YSR Congress chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, facing corruption charges, to visit Kolkata and Lucknow to mobilise the support of parties like Trinamool Congress and Samajwadi Party against the move to bifurca...
Assembly | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Anna Hazare, the 76-year-old activist who fronted a campaign against corruption, today said that his former protege, Arvind Kejriwal, "is not an enemy."
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 18, 2013
Nearly 17,000 people have been punished for flouting the Chinese Communist Party's "frugality" guidelines, in the latest sign of efforts to clamp down on corruption.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
A special CBI court today dismissed the plea of YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, facing corruption charges, seeking further relaxation on his bail conditions by allowing him to visit other states.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 16, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today appealed to IT technocrats to work for technological interventions that can change the life of the poor and lead every sector of society towards progress.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
In the melting pot called South Delhi where the upscale and posh localities coexist with villages, water, corruption, rising prices and sanitation will be the key factors in deciding the fate of candidates.