India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 25, 2016
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today hit out at the SAD-BJP combine government for "ruining" Punjab through "corruption and anti-people policies", saying it had made the lives of common people "miserable".
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Thursday August 25, 2016
With no breakthrough by the Punjab police in the attack on RSS leader Jagdish Kumar Gagneja for over a fortnight, the Parkash Singh Badal-led government has recommended a CBI probe into the case.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 24, 2016
Criticising the "raid" by Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) sleuths at the Delhi Commission for Women office last week, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators today accused the centre of "misusing" Delhi Police against them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 23, 2016
The suspension of government employees accused of corruption cannot continue beyond 90 days, the centre said today.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday August 23, 2016
"Will the 'make-up' men be arrested?" That's how Anil Swarup, Secretary in the Ministry of Coal, reacted to a newspaper report that said a special Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI court had dropped all charges against former Telecom secretary Shyamal Ghosh after it found that "the CBI had made up the charges against Ghosh."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 22, 2016
A special court today decided to hear afresh the arguments on appointing of special public prosecutor (SPP) in the Rs 100 crore transport scam case in Delhi in view of Delhi High Court's recent verdict on powers of Delhi government and Lieutenant Governor.
India News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Saturday August 20, 2016
Former bureaucrat HC Gupta, charged with corruption in a coal scam case, told a court today that he would not accept any financial help for lawyers and would rather go to jail. "My inner voice tells me that perhaps it is the wish of God that I should stay in jail," he told a special CBI court which framed charges of cheating and conspiracy against ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2016
The seven-day patriotic festival 'Bharat Parv' to mark Independence Day concluded on "successful" note with pledge to root out evils that are plaguing the country like corruption and terrorism.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Alleging "unprecedented rise in corruption" under the Harish Rawat dispensation, Opposition BJP today began a state-wide yatra "to unmask Congress and its corruption in several cases".
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2016
An internal audit of Pakistan Railways (PR), beleaguered by cumulative losses of over Rs 28 billion and a number of corruption scandals, has pinpointed misappropriation of funds worth Rs 10 billion in its latest report.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Haryana politician Abhay Chautala's trip to the Rio Olympics has not gone unnoticed by the CBI, which has asked a court to cancel his bail in a corruption case and demand his arrest.
Noida News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2016
A special CBI court here today issued non-bailable warrant against suspended Noida Chief Engineer Yadav Singh's wife Kusumlata and other accused who are evading arrest in a corruption case.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 11, 2016
Days after the high court ruled that the Lt Governor is the administrative head of Delhi, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has made it clear that there will be no change in the government's fight against corruption and warned bureaucrats against indulging in corrupt practices.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 8, 2016
The PMO has taken cognisance of a written complaint lodged by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) alleging corruption in Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL), the AAP said here today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 6, 2016
Former Delhi chief secretary Omesh Saigal has lodged a complaint with Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) seeking an enquiry into alleged "misuse of official position" by Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhary | Thursday August 4, 2016
Former Telecom Minister A Raja, who spent 15 months in jail, is ready to go public his version of one of India's biggest corruption scandals. The 53-year-old's account of the scam that forced his resignation has been been cleared by leaders of his party, the DMK, and is now being finalised by his publishers for release in November.
NDTV Profit Team | Tuesday August 2, 2016
Deepak Parekh, chairman of India's biggest home loan lender HDFC, was all praise for the way the Modi government has handled the economy in the last two years. 71-year-old Mr Parekh, who last year criticised the government for the lack of changes on the ground, said India has come a long way since then.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 1, 2016
In a unique initiative to remove corruption from mid-day meal scheme, Rajasthan government has launched an SMS-based system through which meal data will be sent everyday by schools to a toll free number that will be monitored at the state-level.
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 31, 2016
As the government gears up for a fresh push to get the long-pending GST law passed, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the 'one nation, one tax' regime will reduce the taxation levels and also eliminate corruption.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 30, 2016
As the government gears up for a fresh push to get the long-pending GST law passed, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the 'one nation, one tax' regime will reduce the taxation levels and also eliminate corruption.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 26, 2016
The government today asserted that no case involving corruption in defence procurements undertaken during the last two years has come to light.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 26, 2016
Maharashtra Legislative Council today witnessed a dramatic moment when the Food and Civil Supplies Minister Girish Bapat said he would "give up" his life if the allegations of corruption against him were proved.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 25, 2016
A special court today sought CBI's reply on the bail plea of an accused, arrested in a corruption case involving Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's former Principal Secretary Rajendra Kumar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 24, 2016
APJ Abdul Kalam took quite some time to make up his mind on whether to contest the presidential elections in 2012 despite the numbers stacked oddly against him as he greatly wished to fight corruption at the grass roots and had drafted two contrasting speeches to justify his decision, says his aide.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 23, 2016
A court today fixed July 25 to deliver its order on bail plea of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's former Principal Secretary Rajendra Kumar, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in a corruption case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 23, 2016
AAP today accused the SAD-BJP government of "ruining" Punjab by its "anti-people" policies and the Badals of indulging in corruption and patronising mafia in the state.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday July 22, 2016
The Adarsh Housing Society, an illegal apartment building in Mumbai that became a symbol of political corruption, will not be demolished for now, the Supreme Court ruled today putting on hold the Bombay High Court's April order.
India News | Reuters | Monday July 18, 2016
As parties start consolidating their strategy for the Uttar Pradesh election, for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a major challenge could lie in tamping down the talk with hardliners in the BJP and its affiliates over Ayodhya.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 16, 2016
In a major seizure, CBI today claimed to have recovered about Rs one crore in cash from the residence of the then Development Commissioner, Special Economic Zone, Surat, during searches conducted after a case of disproportionate assets was registered against him.
India News | Written by Manish Kumar | Thursday July 14, 2016
Jitendra Gupta, 35, was working as a senior administrative or Sub Divisional Officer in the Kaimur district in South Bihar when his driver was caught on Tuesday while asking for Rs 80,000 as a bribe.