Central Vigilance Commission

CVC to rank government departments on anti-corruption measures

CVC to rank government departments on anti-corruption measures

The Central Vigilance Commission will rank the central government organisations on anti-corruption measures being taken by them, an official release said on Wednesday.

Oct 25, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

No action on last-minute graft complaints against babus: CVC

The announcement may come as a relief to bureaucrats, some of whom complain of a rise in motivated allegations of corruption against them ahead of a proposed promotion, impaneling or posting.

Sep 19, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
CVC to probe govt employees deposits post demonetisation

CVC to probe govt employees deposits post demonetisation

Deposits of scrapped currency notes made by central government employees post demonetisation will be probed by anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), its chief K V Chowdary said on Sunday.

Sep 17, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
To check corruption, conduct joint surprise checks: CVC to CBI

To check corruption, conduct joint surprise checks: CVC to CBI

Investigation into allegations against officers under suspension or about to retire should be given the highest priority, as per the fresh set of guidelines on vigilance matters.

Sep 07, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
CVC monitoring CBI probe in top bank frauds, including Vijay Mallya

CVC monitoring CBI probe in top bank frauds, including Vijay Mallya

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is supervising CBI's probe in 10 top bank fraud cases, including one involving fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya, and says bankers need have no fear if their decisions are bonafide.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:41 PM IST

BJP demands CBI, CVC probe into AAP government irregularities

The BJP on Friday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged irregularities by AAP mentioned in the Shunglu Committee report that has accused the Delhi government of abuse of power and nepotism in making appointments.

Apr 07, 2017, 19:02 PM IST

Complete disciplinary inquiries in time: CVC to departments

Irked over delay in completion of departmental inquiries, the CVC) has asked all departments to ensure that such proceedings are completed in time.

Jan 12, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Poor country like India cannot afford luxury of corruption: PM Modi

Poor country like India cannot afford luxury of corruption: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the state should be policy-driven and not based on whims of an individual.

Nov 07, 2016, 22:14 PM IST
Central Vigilance Commission​ declines to share details of probe against Walmart, Mondelez

Central Vigilance Commission​ declines to share details of probe against Walmart, Mondelez

 The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has declined to share details of probe against US-based world's biggest retailer Walmart and confectionery giant Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolates, saying it will impede the process of investigation and apprehension and prosecution of offenders.

Oct 16, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

CVC seeks mechanism to check misconduct by banks' top brass

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has sought a mechanism to look into rising cases of misconduct and instances of fraud by top officials of public sector banks.

Aug 18, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

You can keep a tab on CVC's efforts to check corruption on Twitter now

The CVC inquires into matters of alleged graft referred to it by the central government. 

Aug 03, 2016, 18:23 PM IST
Public sector banks delay action against nearly 100 corrupt officers

Public sector banks delay action against nearly 100 corrupt officers

Public sector banks have delayed action against nearly 100 corrupt officers despite the uproar over cases of bank fraud and non-performing assets, according to a CVC report.

Apr 10, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Don't take action on anonymous graft complaints: CVC to depts

There is no need to take action on anonymous or pseudonymous complaints of corruption against government employees, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has said. In its directive to all ministries and public sector undertakings, the Commission said that such complaints only needed to be filed.

Mar 08, 2016, 18:40 PM IST

Modi govt dismantling institutions of accountability: Prashant Bhushan

Lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Saturday accused the NDA government at the Centre of "dismantling" institutions of accountability and "promoting fascism".

Mar 05, 2016, 16:37 PM IST
CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

In the second major case involving a foreign company under its probe, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is investigating alleged excise duty evasion to the tune of about Rs 580 crore by confectionery giant Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolates.

Feb 23, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

CVC for random scrutiny of private contracts by ministries

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has asked all ministries to randomly choose contracts of both large and small values for a detailed examination in an effort to check corruption.

Jan 19, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

CVC examines Wal-Mart's top executives over corruption charges

Top executives of the US-based world's biggest retailer Wal-Mart have been examined by Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) amid allegations that the company gave bribes to government officials to get customs clearances and obtain permits to set up stores in India.

Nov 25, 2015, 18:40 PM IST
CVC summons Wal-Mart India head over graft charges

CVC summons Wal-Mart India head over graft charges

It is for the first time that the probity watchdog has started investigation involving a private company.

Nov 04, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

CVC seeks SC clarification on sharing confidential information

The Supreme Court will hear on November 12 the Central Vigilance Commission's (CVC) application seeking clarification whether it could share, with CBI's former special director MLSharma, the confidential reports on coal block scam that it had submitted to the top court in sealed cover.

Oct 26, 2015, 18:47 PM IST
Companies to undergo tougher screening for loan approval from banks, financial institution

Companies to undergo tougher screening for loan approval from banks, financial institution

Looking at the high non-performing -assets of banks and financial institutions, government has made the loan approval norms for companies more stringent.

Oct 26, 2015, 09:41 AM IST