`Singham Returns` gives message of anti-corruption: Ajay Devgn

Actor Ajay Devgn believes that his upcoming movie `Singham Returns`, sequel of hit 2011 action film of the same name, would take the anti-corruption sentiments high among people.

Corruption crackdown snares former Chinese general

A spreading anti-corruption crackdown launched by President Xi Jinping snared its most senior figure yet on Monday when a former top Chinese general was expelled from the ruling Communist Party to face bribery charges.

China investigates top national politician

Chinese authorities said today that they are investigating a senior national politician for alleged violations of Communist Party rules and the country`s laws, as Beijing keeps up its anti-corruption campaign.

Govt declines info on Lokpal aspirants, calls it `personal`

The Centre has declined to divulge details of persons who have applied for the posts of chairperson and members of anti-corruption body Lokpal, saying these are "personal" in nature and cannot be disclosed.

Antony lists anti-corruption measures as major achievement

Defence Minister AK Antony listed the cancellation of AgustaWestland chopper deal and his coming down heavily on the irregularities in defence deals as his major achievement during his seven-year tenure in Defence Ministry.

Prez to inaugurate CVC golden jubilee celebrations on Tuesday

President Pranab Mukherjee will on Tuesday inaugurate the two-day golden jubilee celebrations of country`s anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

BJP slams AAP for pushing Jan Lokpal Bill unconstitutionally

BJP slammed Delhi Government for its attempts to get anti-corruption legislation Jan Lokpal passed "unconstitutionally" and suggested it to strengthen existing Lokayukta in the state to check graft.

UN whistle-blower case shows accountability limits

Two whistle-blowers exposed evidence-tampering by a top official within the UN office that is supposed to investigate corruption in the world body`s operations and suffered retaliation for it, a UN judge has ruled.

Leaves pic on buses: DMK wants EC to derecognise AIADMK

An issue over the painting of pictures of leaves on the newly launched small buses rocked Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday with DMK alleging it represented the ruling AIADMK`s symbol, a charge rejected by the government.

Neither Narendra Modi nor Rahul Gandhi fit to become PM: Anna Hazare

Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare feels that neither Narendra Modi nor Rahul Gandhi are fit to become the prime minister of India.

HP govt gives nod to prosecute former BJP minister

The Himachal Pradesh government gave nod to the Vigilance and Anti-corruption department to prosecute BJP legislator and former minister Rajeev Bindal in an alleged case of corruption.

Vigilance probe into `misappropriation of scholarship funds`

The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption wing on Friday launched a probe into the alleged misappropriation of funds meant for students joining professional courses under government quota in Puducherry, sources said.

Phone tapping probe entrusted to Vigilance Bureau: HP govt

The Himachal Pradesh government entrusted the probe into the phone tapping during the previous BJP regime to the state Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau.

New Lokayukta Bill is to meet requirement of 13th Fin Com: Govt

In the wake of strong criticism voiced by opposition parties to the new Lokayukta bill, the Gujarat government said the bill would be introduced to meet the requirements of the 13th Finance Commission.

VVIP chopper deal: CVC may summon Defence Ministry official

The CVC is likely to summon chief vigilance officer of the Defence Ministry apparently irked over delay in submitting its findings on a complaint of alleged irregularities in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

`Make Lokayuktyas nodal agency for receiving graft complaints`

The conference, attended by Lokayuktas and Upa Lokayuktas of 19 states, felt that there was a "dire need" to bring NGOs getting government funding under the ambit of Lokayuktas.

CBI arrests female Income Tax official for accepting bribes

A female Income Tax official has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 6 lakh for not scrutinising income tax returns of a private firm.

Women should be in forefront of anti-corruption protest: Bedi

Former IPS officer and Team Anna member Kiran Bedi on Friday said women should step forward and be in the forefront of the anti-corruption campaign.

Govt targeting anti-corruption crusaders: Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev on Friday accused the central government of targeting anti-corruption crusaders in the country.

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.