HC seeks Centre's response on Lokayukta appointment in Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking the status of the appointment of Lokayukta in the national capital, a post which is lying vacant since June last year.

Court reserves order on plea for `cautioning` Dikshit

The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea which claimed that a Lokayukta report that suggested "cautioning" Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was "diluted".

Relief for Sheila Dikshit, Prez rejects Lokayukta`s recommendation

President Pranab Mukherjee rejected Delhi Lokayukta`s recommendation to administer "caution" to CM Sheila Dikshit and recover Rs 11 crore for misuse of public funds on advertisement in 2008 polls.

Impossible for common man to seek justice: Delhi Lokayukta

Rueing "zooming up" of lawyers` fees, Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin today said escalating legal cost has made it impossible for common man to seek access to justice.

Lokayukta has gone beyond legal boundaries: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday attacked Lokayuta Manmohan Sarin, saying the ombudsman had gone beyond his legal boundaries and norms by indicting her for something that happened in 2008.

BJP demands criminal action against Sheila Dikshit

The BJP demanded initiation of criminal proceedings against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for allegedly misusing public funds on an advertisement campaign to get political mileage ahead of last assembly polls.

BJP demands FIR against Sheila Dikshit

The Delhi unit of the BJP on Thursday demanded that a first information report be filed against Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit for allegedly misusing government funds for "political purpose".

Lokayukta indicts Delhi CM for misusing govt funds

The Delhi Lokayukta on Wednesday indicted Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for misusing government funds for carrying out an ad campaign. The Lokayukta further recommended recovery of Rs 11 crore.

Lokayukta notice for Delhi CM for alleged illegal hoardings

The Delhi Lokayukta on Wednesday issued show cause notices to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami and six other MLAs.

Unauthorised colonies issue: Delhi Lokayukta to launch probe

Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin has decided to launch a detailed probe into alleged irregularities in the process initiated for their regularisation.

Lokayukta notice to political parties for hoardings

Delhi Lokayukta issued notices to Delhi unit presidents of all political parties, voicing strong objection to hoardings and banners.

Lt Guv Khanna praises Delhi Lokayukta

Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna on Friday showered lavish praise on Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin, describing him as person of high integrity and one committed to his job.

Delhi Lokayukta issues notices to Dikshit, PWD Minister

The Delhi government had launched Dilli Swarojgar Yojna last month under which youths from SC, ST, OBC and minority communities will be given loan up to Rs 5 lakh.

Deputy Mayor agrees to remove unauthorised construction

Delhi Lokayukta on Thursday disposed of a case against city BSP president Brahm Singh and his brother Bir Singh, who is the deputy mayor of South municipal corporation.

Delhi Lokayukta criticises Lt Governor

Justice Manmohan Sarin has criticised Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna for not accepting his recommendation to "caution" and "reprimand" two former municipal councillors.

Before schemes,ensure feasibility: Lokayukta to Go

The recommendation to Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna came in a case of unauthorised construction in a house owned by a close relative of a former MCD councillor.

Before schemes,ensure feasibility: Lokayukta to Govt

The recommendation to Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna came in a case of unauthorised construction in a house owned by a close relative of a former MCD councillor.

Delhi Lokayukta questions conduct of public functionaries

Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin on Wednesday disposed of a case of construction of a residential complex against Karawal Nagar MLA Mohan Singh Bisht but raised questions about conduct of public functionaries.

Delhi Lokayukta asks city govt to review courtesy

The review of the decision has been sought by the Lokayukta on the ground that the Delhi government could not provide it a copy of the `Warrant of Precedence`.

Delhi Lokayukta calls for social boycott of the corrupt

Delhi`s anti-corruption ombudsman Manmohan Sarin on Saturday advocated the need for social boycott of the corrupt and rued the "indifference" of the silent majority towards the menace.