Tag archive for ‘corruption’
By Manish Sen On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Chidambaram paying for his misdeeds: BJP

New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday took a jibe at Congress leader P Chidambaram, mocking him as “absconding revolutionary of corruption” and saying that he was “paying for his misdeeds”, as More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, August 18th, 2019

Odisha govt dismisses 15 officers over corruption charges, cancel pension of 2

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has dismissed 15 government officials from service, following their conviction on charges of corruption. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Moreover, the pension More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, August 9th, 2019

NDTV founders Prannoy and Radhika Roy detained at Mumbai airport; Roys say fake case

New Delhi: News television network NDTV’s founders Prannoy Roy and his wife Radhika, who are facing a corruption case, were detained at the city airport Friday evening and prevented from flying abroad. NDTV’s More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Corruption cases against 36 CBI officers in past three years: Govt

New Delhi: As many as 36 CBI officers faced corruption charges in the past three years, the government said on Thursday. “The CBI has a robust mechanism to deal with internal vigilance matters and complaints More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

CIC paves way for disclosure of corruption complaints against Union ministers

New Delhi: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has paved the way for disclosure of corruption complaints against Union ministers by terming objections of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) as “not More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 1st, 2019

Pak’s ex-president Zardari arrested in separate corruption case

Islamabad: Pakistan’s anti-corruption body on Monday arrested jailed former president Asif Ali Zardari in a corruption case. Former Pak president Asif Ali Zardari arrested in the Park Lane case which is related More...

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...