No need for advice on non-corruption cases: CVC to ministries

The Central Vigilance Commission has done away with a 50-year-old practice and asked ministries to decide on their own cases where corruption angle is ruled out against senior babus.

CVC speeds up corrupts prosecution; says no to CBI meeting

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has done away with a process of holding a joint meeting with CBI and other departments to decide on cases of prosecution sanction against corrupt officials.

Nilam Sawhney appointed CVC secretary

Senior IAS officer Nilam Sawhney has been appointed as secretary, Central Vigilance Commission, replacing Alok Kumar who has been made Additional Secretary in Niti Aayog.

Three-fold increase in Lokpal budget; CVC outlay increased too

Over Rs seven crore has been earmarked for anti-corruption body Lokpal to meet its expenditure in the next fiscal, showing a three-fold hike in the allocation made last year.

CVC has pointed out corruption in PDS: Minister

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has pointed out corruption and irregularities in the functioning of the Public Distribution System (PDS) in it several reports, Parliament was informed on Friday.

DNA: ISIS video shows 21 Kurdish fighters paraded in cages

Another propaganda video released by the Islamic State militants, shows 21 hostages confined in cages, being paraded through Iraqi streets and interviewed before being apparently killed.
Also watch: DNA test of India's Central Vigilance Commission.

CBI, CVC give view on Lokpal amendments to Parliamentary panel

CBI and CVC have given their views on the provisions of the Lokpal amendment bill to a parliamentary panel examining it.

79 percent rise in graft complaints to CVC, crosses 63K mark in 2014

More than 63,000 corruption complaints were received by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in 2014, a rise of 79 percent over the preceding year.

CVC should independently examine whistle-blowers'' complaints: SC

 The Supreme Court on Thursday said that the Central Vigilance Commission was expected to objectively and independently examine the complaints by whistle-blowers against officials and not just act as a post office to forward the complaints to the chief vigilance officer of the department concerned.

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.

Govt to constitute experts panel on prosecution sanction

The Central Vigilance Commission has decided to constitute a committee of experts to review pending cases referred to it by CBI for sanction of prosecution against corrupt government officials.

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.

Sanjiv Chaturvedi approaches CVC

AIIMS Deputy Director Sanjiv Chaturvedi, who was removed as vigilance head of the medical institute some weeks back, has approached the Central Vigilance Commission to highlight the work done by him to probe corruption and other alleged irregularities there.

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.

CCTVs at reservation centres to check tickets' black-marketing

To prevent black-marketing of tickets, Railways is installing CCTV cameras at all the major reservation centres across the country and has deputed Commercial Inspectors to monitor its footage, as suggested by the Central Vigilance Commission.

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.

CVC awaits sanction for prosecution against 59 govt officials

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has for months now been awaiting sanction to prosecute 59 government employees, including IAS officers, for their alleged involvement in corruption.

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.

CVC red-flags board level appointments in PSBs

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has red-flagged appointment process of some senior level officers in public sector banks (PSBs) and sought clarification from the Finance Ministry.

Give dept-wise details of whistleblowers complaints: CIC to CVC

The department-wise details of whistleblowers` complaints of corruption in government departments can be made public, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has held.