Black money, corruption, debated at Non Fiction Festival

 Discussions on topics ranging from public accountability and governance to black money and corruption and the common thread that binds them along with the common thread binding them, dominated the discourse at the inaugural session of the fourth edition of India Non-Fiction Festival here on Saturday.

Government sets up panel to review environment laws

Government on Tuesday constituted a high-level committee to review various environment laws in order to bring them in line with "current requirements".

Top ex-bureaucrats blame political class for poor governance

At a time when nexus between bureaucrats and politicians is being seen as the main factor for widespread corruption in country, top ex-bureaucrats lamented political interference in system.

PIL in SC seeking SIT probe in coalgate

Members of civil society on Thursday approached the Supreme Court seeking a court-monitored SIT probe into the coal block allocations scam.