Last Updated: Friday, February 22, 2013, 17:44
Retired IAS officer PJ Thomas, whose appointment as CVC chief was held as illegal because of a pending corruption case against him, approached the SC for quashing of the case.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 02, 2011, 20:44
Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar
was on Saturday unanimously chosen the next Chief Vigilance
Commissioner, four months after the Supreme Court had quashed
the appointment of P J Thomas to the post.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 18, 2011, 00:33
Government has initiated the process of choosing a new Chief Vigilance Commissioner to succeed PJ Thomas.
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2011, 14:22
The Kerala government has said
that it does not have the bio-data submitted by former Central
Vigilance Commissioner PJ Thomas at the time of his
appointment to the post.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 12, 2011, 21:04
Former CVC PJ Thomas has decided to move the Supreme Court seeking review by a Constitution bench of its March 3 judgement quashing his appointment, claiming that judiciary has no right to decide his eligibility for the post.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 09, 2011, 21:14
Kerala Chief Minister
V S Achuthanandan today refuted the charge by Maharashtra
Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan that it was the Kerala
government that gave vigilance clearance for P J Thomas.
Last Updated: Friday, March 04, 2011, 15:37
Government is considering appointing an acting Central Vigilance Commissioner following
the quashing of the appointment of PJ Thomas by the Supreme Court.
Last Updated: Friday, March 04, 2011, 13:46
A demand for a statement from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling quashing the appointment of CVC, disrupted proceedings in the Lok Sabha on Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 03, 2011, 21:53
At a time when the UPA government was making frantic efforts to make PJ Thomas quit as the Central Vigilance Commissioner of India, the corruption-accused official seems to have turned to God for help.
Last Updated: Monday, February 07, 2011, 20:51
Embattled CVC PJ Thomas on Monday told the Supreme Court that his appointment as CVC cannot be subject to judicial review
and that it does not get vitiated merely because of
chargesheet pending against him in a corruption case.
Last Updated: Friday, January 28, 2011, 22:57
The September 3 meeting of the
selection committee that chose P J Thomas as Central Vigilance
Commissioner did not have any document on record about the
corruption case pending against him in Kerala.
Last Updated: Friday, January 28, 2011, 19:28
In a shocking act of defiance, tainted Central Vigilance Commissioner PJ Thomas refused to quit from his post on Friday, even as the pressure on the government is increasing over his appointment.
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