Delhi Anti Corruption Branch to get more staff, additional funds

Delhi Government on Wednesday announced that it would double the staff strength the Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) and increase budgetary allocation to give more teeth to the anti-graft body.

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SRA scam: ACB files FIR against HDIL group chairman, directors

The Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Tuesday registered a case against Principle Secretary (Housing) Debashish Chakrabarty, Principal Secretary (Woman and Child Development) Ujjwal Uke, HDIL Group Chairman Rakesh kumar Wadhwan and several others in connection with an alleged Slum Rehab

Bhujbal family abused power, amassed wealth: AAP's Anjali Damania

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) senior leader and MLA Chhagan Bhujbal as well as his family members have been accused of abusing power and amassing huge wealth by social workers Anjali Damania and Sanjeev Khandekar in a complaint before the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) today.

Women account for over 10% of those held for graft: Thane ACB

Women account for more than ten percent of those arrested for corruption by Thane Range ACB in 2014, officials said.

Over 50 lakh cash found from house of woman Town Planning official in Maharashtra

Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Tuesday raided the residence of a senior woman Town Planning officer and recovered Rs 54.50 lakh cash and 450 tolas gold.

Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma arrested over corruption charge
Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma arrested over corruption charge

Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) in the wee hours of Tuesday from his Ahmedabad residence on charges of corruption relating to a piece of land given to a corrugated boxes manufacturing company in Kutch in which his wife has some stakes.

Two panchayat samiti officials caught taking bribe in Jaipur

A class II government employee was caught red-handed while he allegedly accepted Rs 25,000 from a complainant here, Anti-Corruption Bureau said Thursday.

BMC officer held for taking Rs 3 lakh bribe from octroi agent

A Vigilance officer with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation was caught red-handed by ACB sleuths here while accepting a bribe of Rs three lakh from an octroi agent.

ACB submits Gujarat fisheries scam probe report to court

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) completed its inquiry into the Rs 400-crore fisheries scam, which allegedly involved former Gujarat fisheries minister Purushottam Solanki and submitted the report to the special ACB court in Gandhinagar, sources said.

Afghanistan, Nepal waiting for BCCI`s response

It has been atleast six months since the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) and Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) had requested BCCI to use the training facilities in India but the Indian board is yet to table the proposals in any of its meetings.

Four engineers, two cooperative chairmen arrested by ACB

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) today arrested four engineers of minor irrigation department here and two chairmen of cooperative societies for alleged irregularities in construction of two village tanks.

Woman officer in ACB net over disproportionate assets worth Rs 2 crores

An Assistant Supply Officer in the Civil Supplies Department here was arrested in a disproportionate assets case after Anti-Corruption Bureau officials unearthed properties worth Rs 2.24 crore allegedly belonging to her.

Australian coach joins emerging Afghanistan

Afghanistan`s new cricket academy coach, Peter Anderson from Australia, has started work in Kabul, officials said Monday, as the fast-developing team prepare for their debut at next year`s World Cup.

Arthur Road SP, deputy in ACB net for taking bribe

Mumbai`s Central Prison Superintendent of Police Vasudev Burkule and his deputy have been arrested for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 35,000 from a jail officer to clear him in the Maharashtra prison manual exam, the ACB said.

Doctor arrested for accepting bribe, Rs 8.25 lakh recovered

The Anti-Corruption Bureau has arrested a gynaecologist for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 and has also recovered 8.25 lakh rupees from her residence, police said Friday.

ICC congratulates Afghanistan on winning Laureus award

ICC has congratulated the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on winning the Laureus Sports Award in the `Spirit of Sport` category.

No case made out against Goa Speaker for land deal: ACB tells court

No case of disproportionate assets is made out against Goa Assembly Speaker Rajendra Arlekar in connection with purchase of a land plot here, as alleged by social activist Aires Rodrigues, the ACB told a court here.

Delhi govt orders ACB probe into another CWG project

Pointing at another scam by Sheila Dikshit regime, Delhi government asked Anti-Corruption Branch to probe irregularities worth Rs 184 crore in constructing Ring Road bypass in 2010 Commonwealth Games.

AAP move to register FIR an eyewash

Delhi BJP termed AAP government`s move to register FIR in street light purchase during 2010 Commonwealth Games scam as "eyewash", saying no Congress leader has been named in complaint filed by ACB.