Assembly Delhi | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 1, 2015
In its bid to check corruption in the poll process, the NDA government is contemplating to amend the law to make bribery -- both cash and kind - during elections a cognisable offence, empowering police to arrest the violators without a warrant and ja...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 24, 2015
BJP today strongly denied "borrowing" Kiran Bedi to win Assembly elections in Delhi and played down the controversy over the charge that she had asked India Against Corruption movement leaders to go soft on the saffron party.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 24, 2015
The Congress on Friday asked the BJP-led government to be "transparent" while signing any agreement with the US, and said they (BJP) were now doing something which they had opposed earlier.
SoumitraBose | Friday January 23, 2015
N. Srinivasan has been barred by the Supreme Court from seeking re-election as Board of Control for Cricket in India president due to conflict of interest. But there are no direct charges of corruption against the Tamil Nadu businessman.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 22, 2015
Emphasising that steps are being taken to tackle corruption, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the word corruption has not even been whispered since the new government came to power.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 21, 2015
A rare BJP leader with no RSS link, Kiran Bedi, the party's Chief Ministerial nominee for Delhi, today described the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) as "very nationalistic", that has kept India united.
India News | Rohit Bhan | Wednesday January 21, 2015
From High Definition (HD) cameras and micro chips marking speed, to Close Circuit Television (CCTV) monitoring, the Gujarat police is using technology to make its recruitment process immaculate. On Wednesday over 6 lakh aspirants turned up for recru...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
A day after his former associate in the agitation for Lokpal Bill, Kiran Bedi, joined BJP, Anna Hazare today said the former IPS officer did not consult him before joining the party.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
Asked why she has decided to quit, Ms Samson cited "interference, coercion and corruption of panel members and officers" to be the major reasons
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday January 15, 2015
Ahead of Delhi elections, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has charged Delhi BJP chief BJP leader Satish Upadhyay with corruption. When Mr Upadhyay threatened to sue him for corruption, Mr Kejriwal called it a "face-saving gesture".
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
A complaint was lodged on Tuesday against Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa and his family members over graft claims by a key partner of the new ruling coalition, days after President Maithripala Sirisena took over.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 9, 2015
In a stunning verdict, Sri Lankan voters on Friday ousted President Mahinda Rajapaksa from power, ending a 10-year rule that was marked by allegations of family rule, corruption and authoritarianism and chose his one-time minister Maithripala Sirisen...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Launching a scathing attack on rival BJP, AAP Chief Ministerial candidate Arvind Kejriwal today dubbed the NDA-led alliance at Centre as a 'U-turn government', saying that the BJP had turned its back on all the promises made before the Lok Sabha elec...
India News | Reported by Prasad Kathe and Sanjay Tiwari | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis told the Maharashtra Assembly that he has given the requite permission to the state's Anti-Corruption Bureau to proceed with its investigations in various pending cases. This includes pending clearances fo...
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
In a jolt to former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, a court today rejected his acquittal pleas in two old cases of corruption.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
Asserting that his government is committed to eliminating corruption and providing a transparent administration, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said that a number of schemes will be launched to mark 'Good Governance Day' on December...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday December 19, 2014
There seems to be more trouble in store for Maharashtra's former PWD and Tourism Minister Chhagan Bhujbal. The Bombay High Court has ordered the setting up of a Special Inquiry Team to probe corruption and money laundering charges against the politi...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 18, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the Tamil Nadu leader who has appealed against her conviction in a corruption case, will remain on bail till April, the Supreme Court said today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Pakistan's former president and opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was on Friday acquitted in two corruption cases by an accountability court.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
Voicing concern over allegations of corruption against some judges, Communist Party of India (Marxist) or CPI(M) stalwart and Kerala Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan today said this was an ominous trend that would disgrace the sanctity and credibi...
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday December 4, 2014
On the basis of a report of the Central Forensic Sciences Laboratory in Chandigarh, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has ordered that a criminal case be registered against former Chief Parliamentary Secretary Ram Kishan Fauji in the Change ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
India has showed some improvement in addressing corruption this year, ranking 85th among 175 countries as against 94th last year, graft watchdog Transparency International India (TII) said today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 30, 2014
Egypt's defiant strongman Hosni Mubarak, cleared of murder and corruption charges in a retrial, has asserted that he "did nothing wrong" during his nearly 30-year reign.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Written by Suparna Singh | Friday November 28, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu who was recently released from jail in a corruption case, may be about to receive a break in another case.