Prove identity or no action on graft complaints: CVC

 The Central Vigilance Commission has decided to ascertain the authenticity of complainants informing it about corruption in central government departments before initiating any probe on the basis of their complaints.

Punjab officer specially picked for crucial assignment in WB: Enforcement Directorate

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday sought to downplay the transfer of its main investigator in Punjab in the probe related to the high-profile Rs 6,000 crore drug money laundering case there, saying he has been "specially selected" to take over an "important assignment" in Kolkata where big scam cases like Saradha are being pursued.

Lokpal, CVC, CIC appointments in due course: Jitendra Singh

Rejecting charge of any deliberate delay, Union minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the appointments in Lokpal, CVC and CIC will happen in due course of time.

CVC in 2014: Eye on multi-crore scams, anti-graft measures

Timely supervision on multi-crore scams being probed by the CBI and a slew of measures to check corruption in government departments kept the Central Vigilance Commission, working without its regular chief, in news this year.

SC directs Centre to form a panel of 15 names for CVC post

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Union government to form a panel of 15 names for consideration for the post of Chief Vigilance Commissioner (CVC).

Send proper information when seeking advice in graft cases: CVC

The CVC has asked all central government departments to send all relevant details related to a corruption case to it while seeking its advice, noting that it was not being done properly.

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone rules out being reined in
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone rules out being reined in

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has dismissed talk of a new chairman trying to `rein him in` and says he plans to continue running the company as if he owned it.

LoP's absence won't invalidate Lokpal, CVC appointments: AG

The absence of recognised Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha will not invalidate appointments in various statutory bodies including Lokpal and CVC among others, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has said.

Govt holds discussion on amending Lokpal Act in absence of LoP

With nearly three weeks left for retirement of CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the government on Friday held discussion on the issue of bringing an amendment in the Lokpal Act for selection of his successor in the absence of Leader of the Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha.

F1 money and engine talks stall
F1 money and engine talks stall

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone will meet commercial rights holders CVC in London next week after talks with teams in Brazil on Saturday produced no agreement on giving smaller outfits more money to help them survive.

CVC seeks bank officials' help in probing corruption cases

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has decided to expand its pool of officers drawn from public sector banks to help it probe corruption complaints in the banking sector.

Govt starts selection process for CVC

Centre on Monday began the selection process for Chief of Central Vigilance Commission and sought applications from eligible candidates including serving and retired bureaucrats, besides private persons.

Vigilance Commissioner Rajiv to act as CVC chief

Vigilance Commissioner Rajiv has been authorized by President Pranab Mukherjee to act as the Central Vigilance Commissioner.

CVC, CIC working without chiefs

Anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) and transparency panel Central Information Commission (CIC) are now both without their chiefs.

Will go by laid-down rules on Lokpal appointment: Rajnath

The government will go by the laid-down rules in deciding on appointments to the posts of Lokpal, CVC and other statutory authorities with the Leader of Opposition, who is a member of the selection panel for choosing them, not having been designated for the Lower House.

Nothing malafide in decision to strip Chaturvedi of AIIMS CVO post: Vardhan

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday said there was nothing malafide in the government's decision to strip Sanjeev Chaturvedi of the post of chief vigilance officer of AIIMS.

Online vigilance clearance for govt officials

An online mechanism has been started to provide vigilance clearance for posting, promotion and empanelment of senior government officials.

SC asks AG to look at Centre's appointment process on CVC, VC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to examine the allegation that Government was going ahead with the appointment of Chief Vigilance Commissioner(CVC) and Vigilance Commissioner (VC) by giving a go bye to the apex court directions.

CVC seeks strong anti-corruption mechanisms for regulators

Anti-corruption watchdog CVC has sought tough measures to check corruption in various regulatory bodies including SEBI and FMC besides appointment of full-time chief vigilance officers (CVOs) in some of these regulators.

Bernie Ecclestone says he knew he was innocent

Formula One boss, Bernie Ecclestone says that he knew he was innocent and the much publicised bribery trial never bothered him. He is attending first post-trial race weekend at the historic Spa-Francorchamps circuit for the 2014 Belgian Grand Prix.