Except peons, all employees to file property returns: Govt

All central government employees, except those working as peons or multi tasking staff, need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as mandatory obligation under Lokpal Act, the Centre has said.

Lokpal: Babus to declare assets under new rules

The central government has notified rules under the Lokpal Act making it mandatory for all its employees to file declarations of their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children.

Lokpal will help CVC function independently: Govt

The enactment of Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act will help Central Vigilance Commission work in an independent and assertive manner, the government said.

Several `inconsistencies` in new Lokpal Act: CBI Director

Will Lokpal have jurisdiction to conduct investigations abroad? This was asked by CBI Director Ranjit Sinha to government as he sought answers about "inconsistencies" in Act passed by Parliament.

Karnataka to adopt Centre`s Lokpal Act

Declaring its commitment to provide a "clean, efficient and transparent" administration, the Congress government in Karnataka on Wednesday said it was taking action to "adopt" the Centre`s Lokpal Act.

Effective implementation of Lokpal Act necessary: Anna Hazare

Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare on Thursday stressed on the effective implementation of Lokpal Act and said only "40 to 50 per cent" of corruption can be curbed by the newly enacted legislation.