Tag archive for ‘corruption’
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, June 21st, 2019

Pink slip for Kerala IAS officer’s war against corruption?

Kochi: A Kerala cadre IAS officer, known for his staunch stand against corruption, Friday said he would fight legally against the reported move of the state government to terminate him from the service. Kerala Additional More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

IRS officer, sacked over alleged corruption, accuses Revenue Secy of personal vendetta

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Anup Kumar Srivastava, who was dismissed from service on Tuesday over alleged corruption, has accused Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey of personal vendetta against him. Senior More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Jagan announces Rs 3,000 monthly pension for senior citizens

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh): Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, who got a massive mandate for his party YSRCP in the Assembly elections, was on Thursday sworn in as second Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh after bifurcation and More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Allegations of corruption not exempted from RTI; CIC asks CBI Chief to sensitise staff

New Delhi: Emphasising that allegations of corruption are not covered in the exemption given to the CBI from the RTI Act, the Central Information Commission has advised the agency director to sensitise its RTI processing More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Peru’s ex-President Alan García dies after shooting himself to avoid arrest

Lima (Peru): Peru’s former president Alan Garcia died in a hospital in Lima on Wednesday, hours after shooting himself in the head to avoid arrest in connection with a bribery probe, authorities said on Wednesday. File More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, March 21st, 2019

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 More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Taken steps to clean up government recruitment process: Deb

Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb Wednesday said his government has made efforts to weed out corruption, nepotism and irregularities in government recruitment process, soon after coming to power More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Delhi Dy CM alleges corruption in transfer-posting under Delhi LG’s nose

New Delhi: The ruling AAP and the opposition BJP traded barbs at each other in the Assembly on Saturday over alleged corruption. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia alleged More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

CVC report cites RAW intercepts to slap corruption charge on Verma leading to his ouster

New Delhi: Corruption and dereliction of duty flagged by the Central Vigilance Commission in its enquiry report, citing telephone interceptions by external spy agency RAW, led to the unceremonious exit of Alok Verma More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, December 22nd, 2018

RBI Guv Shaktikanta Das involved in ‘corruption’, alleges Swamy

Hyderabad: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy Saturday alleged Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das was involved in corruption and termed his recent appointment to the top post as a “surprise”. Shaktikanta More...