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Former union home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi to be next CAG

Former union home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi to be next CAG

Rajiv Mehrishi is a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre IAS officer.

Aug 31, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
EPFO mulls crediting ETF units to PF accounts

EPFO mulls crediting ETF units to PF accounts

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) has sought views from the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) in this regard.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Railways starts process of phasing out of blankets in AC coaches

Railways starts process of phasing out of blankets in AC coaches

The 'no-blankets rule' has now been implemented in the third AC coach of the Jammu Mail, a senior official of the railway ministry said.

Aug 01, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
After stopping funding, Sisodia asks CAG to audit 28 DU colleges

After stopping funding, Sisodia asks CAG to audit 28 DU colleges

DU has failed to form the governing bodies in these colleges despite several reminders by the state government. 

Aug 01, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Railways plans to do away with providing blankets in AC coaches after CAG report

Railways plans to do away with providing blankets in AC coaches after CAG report

Days after CAG in its report slammed Railways over cleanliness and hygiene in trains as well as platforms, the ministry is reportedly planning to discontinue  providing blankets to the passengers in AC coaches in some trains.

Jul 30, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
Akash missiles to be deployed on China border report 30 percent failure rate: CAG

Akash missiles to be deployed on China border report 30 percent failure rate: CAG

In a report tabled in the Lok Sabha today, the CAG said the strategic missile system procured from the state-run Bharat Electronics Ltd were deficient in quality.

Jul 28, 2017, 22:59 PM IST
Armed forces fully equipped to deal with contingencies: Arun Jaitley

Armed forces fully equipped to deal with contingencies: Arun Jaitley

In a report, the apex auditor had also criticised the OFB for inadequate quality of ammunition supplied to the Army since March 2013.

Jul 28, 2017, 14:42 PM IST

J&K records Rs 4,650 crore deficit in power tariff collection: CAG

The Jammu and Kashmir government has recorded Rs 4,650 crore deficit in collection of power tariff during the year 2015-16, a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

No lessons learnt from CAG report on 'unsuitable' food; lizard found in biryani served onboard Poorva Express

Last week, a scathing report by the CAG said that the hygiene standards at railway catering units are below par.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Lizard found in biryani served to passenger travelling in Poorva Express

Lizard found in biryani served to passenger travelling in Poorva Express

A lizard was found in biryani served to a passenger on board the Poorva Express Train Number 12303 on Howrah-Delhi route on Tuesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 10:12 AM IST

Police modernisation in UP: CAG paints a grim picture

The Centre released "Rs 496.84 crore (70 per cent)" during the period, of its due share, as against "Rs 162.20 crore (38 per cent)" allocated by the state.

Jul 24, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Shortage of ammunition plagues UP ATS: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General has red-flagged shortage of ammunition for the UP Anti- Terrorist Squad.

Jul 24, 2017, 13:21 PM IST
Railways list new catering policies after CAG slams food quality

Railways list new catering policies after CAG slams food quality

 The New Catering policy, which was issued on 27 February, also states that IRCTC is responsible for all issues pertaining to setting up and operation of kitchen units and quality of food.

Jul 23, 2017, 11:27 AM IST

Students not completing courses, overstaying caused nearly Rs 12 cr loss to FTII: CAG

The quarters were completed in 2009 and the completion- cum-occupancy certificate was yet to received from DDA, a mandatory provision to occupy the quarters.

Jul 22, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Flood-forecasting network non-operational, notes CAG report

The report also stated that flood management works saw inordinate delays as the detailed project reports (DPRs) were not prepared as per the guidelines of the scheme.

Jul 22, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Indian Army ammunition stock in critical level, will exhaust after 10 days of war: CAG report

Indian Army ammunition stock in critical level, will exhaust after 10 days of war: CAG report

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) tabled a report in Parliament on Friday and flagged critical shortage of ammunition in the Indian Army. The CAG found deficiencies in the performance of the Ordinance Factory Board (OFB) and no improvement in the functioning of its factories in comparison to what it was in 2013. 

Jul 22, 2017, 08:34 AM IST

CAG slams Navy for delay in ASW corvettes project

In a report tabled in Parliament, the federal auditor said two of the four warships were delivered to the Navy were not fitted with required weapons and sensor systems due to which they could not perform to full potential as envisaged.

Jul 21, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

Scrap Vizhinjam project, if corruption is involved: Congress

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had recently made it clear that if there was any corruption it would be probed.
 

Jun 13, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Vizhinjam Port agreement not in favour of state: CAG

"The interests of state government were not protected adequately while drawing up the Concession Agreement", the report said in its conclusion.

May 23, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Non-performing PSUs bleeding Uttar Pradesh's coffers dry

A report by the country's top audit body, tabled in the just-concluded session of the Assembly, shows tardy performance of the state's PSUs.

May 22, 2017, 11:28 AM IST