Watch: Modi-Modi Chants - Too 'Hoot' to Handle?
Aug 21, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 31, 2014
Days after an under-construction bridge collapsed in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, former deputy chief minister and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today referred to the incident to train his guns on the "corruption-tainted" JD(U) government.
NDTVSports | Sunday August 31, 2014
Mudgal committee had sought an extension of two months to complete its investigations into charges of corruption in IPL 2013.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
Norms related to blacklisting of weapon manufacturing firms facing corruption charges have been eased partially as these were affecting country's security preparedness, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 30, 2014
The International Monetary Fund's board on Friday stood behind the global lender's leader Christine Lagarde, who is facing a criminal investigation in France tied to a political corruption probe dating from 2008.
Thursday August 28, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched his government's mega scheme 'Jan Dhan Yojana', declaring that it was aimed at eradicating financial untouchability by providing bank accounts to the poor.
World | Reuters | Thursday August 28, 2014
When Yang Xiuzhu got wind in 2003 that Chinese anti-corruption investigators were looking into her affairs, she boarded a flight to Singapore. A few days later Yang changed her name and flew to New York.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Thursday August 28, 2014
To tackle corruption cases, the Narendra-Modi led government has introduced some tough new service rules.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
Lagarde referred the dispute to a three-member arbitration panel that ruled in favour of Tapie, who is suspected of receiving favourable treatment in return for supporting ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy in the 2007 election.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde announced on Wednesday she had been charged for "negligence" over a multi-million-euro corruption case relating to her time as French finance minister in 2008.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 27, 2014
China's top judge has said the ruling Communist Party's decision to investigate former senior leader Zhou Yongkang demonstrates clearly that no party member is above the law, the semi-official China News Service reported.
World | Declan Walsh, The New York Times | Monday August 25, 2014
Only last year, Imran Khan was casting himself as the savior of Pakistani politics: a playboy cricketer turned opposition leader who enjoyed respect and sex appeal, filling stadiums with adoring young Pakistanis drawn to his strident attacks on corru...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday decided to launch an agitation across Punjab against prevailing "corruption, drug trafficking, farmer suicides, unemployment and lawlessness".
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Two Delhi Police officials, including a Staion House Officer, have been sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment by a court for taking "protection money" from unauthorised restaurants and cafes.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Reacting to the state Anti-Corruption Bureau's request to the government for sanction to initiate an 'open inquiry' against deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar and former minister Sunil Tatkare, the Nationalist Congress Party today said it was an attemp...
India | Reported by Kekti Angre, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday August 24, 2014
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, who has faced intense criticism for shunting out whistleblower officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences or AIIMs, today claimed that he is committed to transparency at India's lea...
India | Saurabh Gupta | Saturday August 23, 2014
The Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau has sought state government's permission to conduct an open enquiry against Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and state NCP Chief Sunil Tatkare following a complaint by an activist who has alleged corruption in 1...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
The Maharashtra police's Anti-Corruption Bureau has sought permission from the state government to conduct an open inquiry against Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and state NCP chief Sunil Tatkare following a complaint by an activist who has alleged...
India | Ketki Angre and Hridayesh Joshi | Friday August 22, 2014
In the last two years, Sanjiv Chaturvedi unearthed a string of corruption cases at AIIMS, the country's premier government hospital, doing exactly what he's meant to as the main anti-graft watchdog or Chief Vigilance Officer.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
The US has said that it does not support any extra-constitutional changes in Pakistan, where deadlock continues between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and two key opposition figures seeking his resignation over allegations of corruption and election rig...
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 20, 2014
A Beijing court on Wednesday sentenced a former railway official to death for corruption, but promised a reprieve after two years of good behaviour, state media reported, in the latest graft case to hit China's sprawling rail network.