Faulty planning hits DoNer projects in Arunachal: CAG

Faulty planning process, non-release of funds to the executing agencies and inadequate monitoring has cost Arunachal Pradesh to a great extent in undertaking projects under Non Lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR) and North East Council (NEC) sponsored by the union DoNER ministry.

CAG pulls up Delhi govt for inadequate fire safety measures in hospitals

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Friday pulled up the Health Department of Delhi government for not having adequate fire safety arrangements in government hospitals across the national capital, besides other deficiencies.

CAG says Delhi govt depts responsible for loss of revenue

Pointing out irregularities and lack of financial transparency in a number of Delhi government departments, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) today said they have resulted in loss of crores of rupees in revenue.

Close 33 non-working PSUs: CAG tells Bihar

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has recommended 33 non-working public sector units (PSUs) in Bihar be closed down in view of their increasing liability on the state government.

418 bars closed but Kerala on a high

What if 418 bars in Kerala have not opened this fiscal -- liquor sales in the remaining 313 bars in the state have risen 95 percent compared to the same period of last year.

Financial irregularities of Rs 10,000 crore detected in Bihar: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General detected financial irregularities of over Rs 10,000 crore in Bihar government departments during the financial year 2012-13.

Congress MLAs walk out of UP Assembly over CAG reports

Congress MLAs staged a walkout from Uttar Pradesh Assembly over CAG reports pointing anomalies in the organisation of Mahakumbh Mela last year and construction of memorials in Lucknow and Noida during the previous BSP regime.

CAG punches holes in UP`s Maha Kumbh spend

In a major embarrassment for the Uttar Pradesh government, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has punched many holes in the much-hyped 2013 Maha Kumbh in Allahabad.

CAG raps Odisha for giving forest lands for industry

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has rapped Odisha for allotting forest land for industrial usage, violating the forest laws.

MMRDA awarded works sans availability of clear sites: CAG

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority awarded works without availability of clear sites, leading to their foreclosure, the Comptroller and Auditor General has said.

CAG, CVC accused of precipitating `policy paralysis` praised by President

Institutions like CAG and CVC may have drawn flak from the government which blamed them for policy paralysis but President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday praised these bodies and the Election Commission for their impartiality and capacity to take decision with independence.

HC directs discoms to cooperate with CAG in audit

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday directed three discoms of Tata Power and Reliance ADAG to comply with its single judge`s order and cooperate with CAG in the audit process.

SC notice to Centre over misuse of defence land

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre on a public interest litigation seeking investigation of the alleged encroachment of defence land and its commercial exploitation without any revenue gain to the exchequer.

CAG questions transfer of lands to trusts in J&K

The Comptroller and Auditor General has claimed that prime lands in Jammu and Kashmir were allegedly transferred at concessional rate to various trusts though the lands were under commercial use, causing huge losses to the state exchequer.

Coal scam: SC raps CBI, asks it to file all chargesheets by March 28

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file five remaining chargesheets in connection with the coal blocks allocation scam by March 28.

Delhi HC to hear discoms` plea against CAG audit today

The Delhi High Court will hear pleas by three power discoms against the order of a single judge refusing to stay a Delhi government directive for a Comptroller and Auditor General audit of their finances since their inception in 2002.

Tata Power moves larger HC bench against order on CAG audit

Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd, one of the three private discoms, Tuesday the Delhi High Court against a single judge bench order refusing to stay the city government`s decision asking the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India to audit its accounts.

CAG scrutinising accounts of Delhi discoms

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has started scrutinising accounts of the three private power distribution companies amid their confrontation with the Delhi Government over a number of issues.

CAG report indicts Chhattisgarh government`s ambulance scheme

Chhattisgarh`s Building and Other Construction Workers` Welfare Board has made an "infructuous expenditure" of Rs 1.03 crore, without fulfilling its purpose, state`s CAG report said on Friday.

It`s time for India to sit at UNSC high table: Mukerji

India yesterday won an election to the UN Board of Auditors with its nominee Comptroller and Auditor General Shashikant Sharma garnering the maximum number of votes.