Nigeria returns 10,000 euros to French love scam victim

Nigeria's anti-graft agency said on Thursday it had returned 10,000 euros to a French man who thought he met a beautiful Nigerian woman online willing to move to France... Only to find out it was a scam.

Jul 03, 2015, 00:30 AM IST

Delhi anti-graft agency says Reliance gas probe valid

The anti-graft wing of the Delhi government has filed an affidavit in the high court saying it has jurisdiction to lodge a report against Reliance Industries and former petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily, among others, in the gas pricing issue.

Aug 10, 2014, 00:47 AM IST

Token provision for Lokpal in Interim Budget

Government made token provision of Rs two crore for anti-graft body Lokpal and gave a nominal increase of Rs 94 lakh to Rs 20.35 crore for Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in the interim budget.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:01 PM IST

Govt to push six anti-graft bills in Parliament: Shinde

The government will push its six anti-graft framework bills during the short Parliament session next month fulfilling the agenda set by Rahul Gandhi.

Jan 10, 2014, 17:26 PM IST

Chinese former vice governor in anti-graft probe

China are investigating former vice governor, the latest senior provincial official to be ensnared in crackdown on corruption that leadership hopes will show its determination to root out graft.

Jun 24, 2013, 22:15 PM IST

Appointment of CAG Shashi Kant Sharma challenged in SC

A petition was moved in the Supreme Court by senior advocate Prashant Bhushan with a plea to declare the appointment of Shashi Kant Sharma as the head of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India as illegal.

Jun 03, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

BJP slams govt for not accepting two Parliamentary panel recommendations

BJP on Friday slammed the government for not accepting two recommendations of a Parliamentary Committee, saying this would deny clear autonomy to Lokpal and render it weak.

Feb 01, 2013, 19:25 PM IST

China premier demands more anti-graft efforts

Wen Jiabao is demanding tougher anti-corruption efforts amid a huge political scandal over a now-suspended Politburo member whose wife has been named a suspect in the murder of a British businessman.

Apr 16, 2012, 23:04 PM IST

CVC anti-graft measures: SMS, e-mail alerts soon

At present, the CVC has anti-corruption hotline in which an aggrieved person can call on the toll free number to lodge complaint about his problems.

Apr 15, 2012, 11:19 AM IST

Anti-graft march planned from Patna to Delhi

A march to protest against corruption will be taken out from Patna to Delhi June 4-13, its organisers said Sunday.

May 29, 2011, 18:54 PM IST

Bangladesh set to dilute anti-graft law

Bangladesh is set to dilute its anti-graft law to keep beyond its purview lawmakers at all levels and require prior permission to probe government officials.

Feb 27, 2011, 21:47 PM IST

J&K to appoint Accountability Comm chairman

The Jammu and Kashmir government has speeded up the process of appointing the chairman of the Accountability Commission.

Nov 19, 2010, 15:03 PM IST

Corrupt Pakistan launches anti-graft campaign

Pak says it will turn itself around with results of an anti-graft drive seen within a couple of months.

Oct 31, 2010, 16:43 PM IST

Slow anti-graft campaign worries Bangla donors

Expressing concern over the slow down in ongoing anti-corruption probes in Bangladesh, international donor groups have demanded greater efficiency in the execution of development projects to improve governance.

Feb 16, 2010, 16:27 PM IST

Karzai in anti-graft speech declares mayor "clean"

Afghan President Hamid Karzai defended a top official convicted of graft at an anti-corruption conference on Tuesday, a move likely to infuriate his already irate Western backers who want greater accountability.

Dec 15, 2009, 16:18 PM IST

Thousands gather in Indonesian anti-graft rallies

Students pelted rocks at police who returned fire with tear gas during one of several rallies across Indonesia on Wednesday to demand govt action to end widespread corruption among politicians, police and other public officials.

Dec 09, 2009, 15:04 PM IST