Govt official caught taking bribe in Rajasthan

Jaipur: A village development officer in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand district was arrested on Monday for allegedly taking a bribe in exchange for providing certified copies of documents sought under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, an official said. Representative image Murlidhar Pandey, the village development officer posted at Bhim, was caught More...

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By Manish Sen On Monday, February 24th, 2020

Two Customs Preventive officers involved in gold smuggling cases removed from service

Kochi: Two Customs Preventive officers allegedly involved in gold smuggling cases in Kerala were removed from service, a top official said here on Monday. Customs Commissioner Sumit Kumar said he took action against More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 21st, 2020

Booked by anti-corruption bureau, senior govt official suspended in J-K

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has ordered suspension of the managing director of Handicrafts (Sales & Exports) Corporation, Jasvinder Singh Dua, who was booked by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Maha: Govt employee arrested for extortion

Mumbai: A 47-year-old Central government employee was arrested for allegedly trying to extort Rs 7 lakh from a liquor shop owner, police said on Thursday.Representative Image The Marine Drive police on Tuesday arrested More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Delhi court grants bail to ex-NITI Aayog CEO

New Delhi: Delhi court Wednesday granted bail to former NITI Aayog CEO Sindhushree Khullar and others in the INX Media corruption case filed by the CBI. Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar also granted bail to former More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 17th, 2020

Ex-DIG, DSP among six held guilty for suicide of Amritsar family

Amritsar: A former DIG, a serving DSP and four others were held guilty by a local court in a 2004 case in which a family of five had committed suicide, blaming the accused for the extreme step. Former DIG Kultar More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 17th, 2020

Former Tripura Chief Secretary Y P Singh arrested in PWD scam

Former Tripura Chief Secretary Y P Singh Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh): Former Chief Secretary of Tripura Y P Singh who was wanted in the 600 crore PWD scam was arrested here on Monday. The Tripura police crime branch More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Former Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela booked in software corruption case

Guwahati: Guwahati Police on Friday registered a case against former Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela for allegedly not sharing passwords of a couple of email ids before leaving the office. Former Assam NRC More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

‘No question of financial gain’ in govt project given to family-run firm: Mumbai Police Commissioner

Mumbai: Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve on Wednesday acknowledged that a firm owned by his son and wife was given a project to digitise the city police’s records but said the services were offered More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Mumbai Police Commissioner’s family-run firm got govt contract under BJP rule

Mumbai: A firm owned by Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve’s son and wife was awarded a contract of digitisation of the city police’s official records by the previous BJP government in Maharashtra, More...