South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Tuesday September 16, 2014
18 years after a First Information Report or FIR was filed against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in connection to a disproportionate assets case, a special court in Bangalore is all set to pronounce its verdict on it on September 27.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, today sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.
India | NDTV.com | Monday September 15, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai has alleged that ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh failed to check corruption duirng his tenure - most notably in 2G spectrum and coal blocks allocation. Mr Rai's estimates of massive losses in these sc...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
In the wake of CBI action in the sale of Udaipur's Laxmi Vilas Palace Hotel, Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the probe agency to reinvestigate the sale of two Centaur Hotels in Mumbai some 14 years ago.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Chief Justice R.M. Lodha on Saturday said that India has already arrived at a stage where nobody can tinker with the independence of the judiciary, but exhorted that to strengthen the role of law, the judiciary will have to ensure that it was complet...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party Monday called West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the "corruption queen" and said the Saradha scam will turn out to the "Waterloo" for the ruling Trinamool Congress.
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.
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.
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.
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...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
In a bid to check corruption and embarrass the offenders, the Maharashtra Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) is planning to launch a page on a popular social networking site where it would upload the pictures of those caught on grounds of taking bribes.