Prez perception final on legislation, ordinances: Khurshid

Salman Khurshid indicated that the advice of President Pranab Mukherjee had been sought regarding the anti-graft ordinance and that in such cases, the government must bow to his wishes.

Lok Satta Party hails Parliament nod to anti-graft Bill

Hailing the passage of the Lokpal Bill in Parliament, Lok Satta Party today said it would be deemed a success only if corrupt high-level politicians and civil servants are sentenced to rigorous imprisonment and their properties confiscated regularly.

Italian Parliament backs anti-graft bill

The Italian Parliament has approved the government`s anti-corruption bill that seeks to increase jail terms in graft cases, among other measures.

Rajasthan govt approves bill on corruption cases

The Rajasthan government approved a bill which would ensure speedy disposal of
corruption cases.

MP CM meets Prez over delay in anti-graft bill

Concerned over the inordinate
delay in passing of an anti-corruption bill, Madhya Pradesh
CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday met President
Pratibha Patil for her nod.

Chouhan seeks Presidential nod to anti-graft Bill

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, the Ministry may be directed to obtain the Presidential nod to the Bill at the earliest.

Govt’s anti-graft bill was toothless: Kiran Bedi

The anti-graft Lokpal Bill drafted by the government was like a rubber ball which could have been easily twisted to protect the corrupt, social activist and former Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Kiran Bedi said.