GP technical assistant arrested for demanding bribe

A gram panchayat technical assistant (GPTA) and her husband were arrested and produced in Jeypore special vigilance court for allegedly demanding Rs 34,000 as bribe.

It`s time for I&B ministry to help film fraternity: Vishal Bharadwaj

Reacting to the arrest of Central Board of Film Certification`s (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar in an alleged bribery case, filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj says it is high time that Information & Broadcasting Ministry should come forward and aggressively help film fraternity on various matters.

Filmmakers react to CBFC chief`s arrest, urge fresh guidelines

Members of the film fraternity have reacted to Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar`s arrest in an alleged bribery case saying the process is "politicised" and it`s high time people with understanding of the craft are given the responsibility.

Censor board CEO held in bribery case

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar was arrested Monday in a bribery case, the CBI said.

Syndicate CMD bribery case may come before SIT on black money

The case of alleged bribery of Syndicate Bank Chairman-cum-Managing Director SK Jain may come up for discussion in the meeting of Special Investigation Team on black money, as it is a "classic" case of how proceeds of corruption were transferred through hawala channels.

Tehsildar caught in sting demanding bribe in UP

A case was filed against a tehsildar in the Kotwali police station here after he was allegedly caught on camera demanding bribe from a villager, who conducted a sting on him.

Two panchayat samiti officials caught taking bribe in Jaipur

A class II government employee was caught red-handed while he allegedly accepted Rs 25,000 from a complainant here, Anti-Corruption Bureau said Thursday.

BMC officer held for taking Rs 3 lakh bribe from octroi agent

A Vigilance officer with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation was caught red-handed by ACB sleuths here while accepting a bribe of Rs three lakh from an octroi agent.

Clerk caught receiving Rs 15,000 bribe in Raipur

A head clerk of the School Education department in Chhattisgarh`s Surguja district was Wednesday arrested by ACB sleuths for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a peon.

Canadian police charges three in Air India bribery case

Canadian police has charged two Americans and one British businessman of Indian origin with trying to bribe Indian officials to secure a $100 million contract with Air India for a biometric security system.

Japan temporarily halts aid to Vietnam over bribery case

Japan has temporarily suspended official development aid to Vietnam over a bribery case, officials said Tuesday, dealing a possible blow to Tokyo`s efforts to shore up its relationship with Hanoi.

Two cops in a bribery case acquitted as court rejects sanction

A special court here has acquitted two policemen on the charge of accepting bribe of Rs 400 from a businessman in a cheque bounce case, on the ground that the Competent Authority had not applied its mind while granting sanction to prosecute them.

Khalsa college principal gets bail in bribery case

A sessions court on Monday granted bail to principal of city-based Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ajit Singh Theti and his personal assistant Nikita Vaid.

Indonesian governor on trial in bribery case

Indonesia`s first female provincial leader went on trial Tuesday, accused of bribing one of the country`s top judges over an election dispute in an attempt to strengthen her political dynasty. 

Deputy Commissioner of Sales Tax held in alleged bribery case

The anti-corruption bureau today arrested a deputy commissioner of Sales Tax and a middleman from Kalyan in the district for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5 lakh from the owner of a firm.

Doctor arrested for accepting bribe, Rs 8.25 lakh recovered

The Anti-Corruption Bureau has arrested a gynaecologist for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 and has also recovered 8.25 lakh rupees from her residence, police said Friday.

Two railway officials sentenced to 3 years RI in bribery case

A special CBI court in Bhopal has sentenced two Railway officials with three years rigorous imprisonment in connection with a 2009 bribery case.

Former Israeli PM Olmert convicted in bribery scandal

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was on Monday convicted in one of the country`s worst corruption scandals, a verdict that could make him the first premier to face prison and end his hopes for a political comeback.

CBI arrests top I-T officer, husband, two others for bribery

A deputy commissioner of Income Tax department has been arrested along with her husband, a BJP leader, and two others by CBI here for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a complainant.

ACB nets corporator, husband for taking Rs 2 lakh bribe

A corporator from the local civic body and her husband were nabbed by the Anti-Corruption Bureau of Thane Police for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2 lakh from a complainant.