Brazil’s ex-president Michel Temer arrested in ‘Car Wash’ probe

Rio de Janeiro: Brazil’s ex-president Michel Temer was arrested Thursday, an official said, as part of a sprawling anti-corruption probe that has already claimed dozens of political and corporate scalps. Former President Michel Temer, Brazil’s most unpopular leader ever, faced a number of corruption accusations on leaving office last year. Police More...

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By Manish Sen On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Mayawati’s ex-Secy, Retd IAS officer Netram’s Rs 225 crore properties attached in DA case

New Delhi: The Income Tax Department has attached assets worth Rs 225 crore of retired IAS officer Netram, a former secretary of BSP supremo Mayawati, in connection with a disproportionate assets case. BSP supremo More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

CBI arrests two senior IFS officers for bribing ministry official

New Delhi: The CBI has arrested two senior Indian Forest Service  (IFS) officers for allegedly bribing an environment ministry official, officials said Sunday. IFS officer D Gogoi was nabbed Sunday.(Photo Courtesy: More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 10th, 2019

UP: Govt official booked for aiding sand mining mafia

Muzaffarnagar: An Uttar Pradesh government official was booked by the police for aiding sand mining mafia, an official said Sunday. Representative Image Brijesh Gautam, an inspector with the state’s mining More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, March 9th, 2019

CBI to extend all necessary help to UK for Nirav Modi’s extradition

New Delhi: The CBI will extend all necessary help to the United Kingdom authorities for extradition of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in Rs 13,000 crore fraud in Punjab National Bank in collusion with his More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, March 9th, 2019

CBI moves HC to place additional documents in Chidambaram’s anticipatory bail plea in INX Media case

New Delhi: The CBI has filed an application in the Delhi High Court for taking on record additional submission in the anticipatory bail plea of former Union minister P Chidambaram in connection with INX media case. The More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, March 8th, 2019

AAP MLA Naresh Balyan detained in property case

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Naresh Balyan has been detained by the Income Tax Department sleuths for questioning after their team surveying a builder here on Friday found over Rs 2 crore cash allegedly More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Agriculture officer held for taking Rs 20,000 bribe in Maha

Palghar: A 40-year-old agriculture officer has been arrested in Palghar district of Maharashtra for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 20,000 from a farmer, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) said. Representative Image Balaram More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

North Guj University VC removed over corruption charges

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Wednesday removed Prof B A Prajapati as the Vice Chancellor of the Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University (HNGU) over charges of corruption and irregularities. Representative More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Central excise official booked after 32 years he got job with fake caste certificate

New Delhi: Nearly 32 years after joining the Central Excise Department through the staff selection commission, the CBI has booked an officer for allegedly furnishing a forged caste certificate with his application More...