Tag archive for ‘corruption’
By Manish Sen On Monday, December 2nd, 2019

BDO, Sarpanches suspended on corruption charges

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday placed a Block Development Officer (BDO) and two sarpanches under suspension on the charges of corruption, official sources said. The suspended BDO, an Odisha Administrative More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Whistleblower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi seeks deputation in Lokpal

New Delhi: Citing his relentless fight against corruption, whistleblower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi has sought deputation in the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal. The 2002 batch Indian Forest Service officer, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, November 11th, 2019

Stipulated time over for sanction to prosecute 100 corrupt officials: CVC

New Delhi: It has been over four months since the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has been awaiting sanction to prosecute nearly 100 central government employees, including IAS officers, for their alleged involvement More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

UP govt compulsorily retires 7 DSP on graft charges

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh gave compulsory retirement to seven Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) on charges of corruption. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath All seven More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, November 4th, 2019

Odisha CM dismisses 6 govt officers, withholds pension benefits for corruption

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday dismissed six government officers from service and withheld pension benefits of five others for being involved in corruption, officials said. Odisha CM More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

Divisional Forest Officer suspended over corruption, sexual harassment allegations

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government on Saturday suspended Rayagada Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) named Debarchan Behera with immediate effect over allegations of corruption and sexual harassment. Suspended DFO More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, October 27th, 2019

2 Odisha Administrative Service officers dismissed from service

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has dismissed two more state civil service officers and withheld the pension of nine other officers for their alleged involvement in corruption cases, an official said. Former More...

By Manisha Sen On Friday, October 4th, 2019

Will not be afraid of taking decisions for fear of attracting corruption complaints:Rajnath

New Delhi: Inviting the private sector for active participation in the defence industry, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said he will not be afraid of taking decisions for fear of attracting complaints More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

CBI officer investigating corruption case against Asthana applies for VRS

New Delhi: CBI officer Satish Dagar, who was probing the corruption case against the agency’s former special director Rakesh Asthana, has applied for voluntary retirement, an official said on Wednesday. Former More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, September 5th, 2019

P Chidambaram sent to Tihar jail in INX Media corruption case

New Delhi: Veteran Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram was sent to Tihar jail Thursday by a Delhi court where he will spend 14 days in judicial custody in connection with the INX Media corruption More...