Ten new additional secretaries appointed; Rajiv Kumar new Establishment Officer

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Kumar has been appointed as the Establishment Officer and Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Personnel as part of a senior level bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the government on Monday.

Another ministry papers theft case handed over to Crime Branch

In the wake of corporate espionage scandal, a similar 2013 case in which some confidential documents were stolen from the Corporate Affairs Ministry was on Tuesday handed over to the Crime Branch.

SFIO gets December deadline to complete Saradha scam probe

The government has given time till December to the Serious Fraud Investigation Office to complete its probe into the alleged fraudulent money pooling schemes run by 54 entities, including Saradha group.

MCA plans social media initiatives to create more awareness

To reach out and create more awareness among the general public, the Corporate Affairs Ministry plans to unleash online initiatives.

Govt paves way for setting up `electoral trust` companies

To bring in greater transparency in corporate funding of political parties`, govt has paved way for setting up of `Electoral Trust` companies.

Happy with my new portfolio: Moily

Veerappa Moily, who on Tuesday expressed displeasure and claimed that “vested interests” were behind his move from the Law Ministry to Corporate Affairs as part of the Cabinet reshuffle, on Wednesday sought to clear the air.

There was campaign by vested interests: Moily

Veerappa Moily, who was shifted
from Law Ministry to the Corporate Affairs Ministry, said he had been a victim of "campaign by vested interests".

Deshmukh wants DPE shifted to Corp Affairs

The Heavy Industries Ministry will write to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to transfer the Department of Public Sector Enterprises (DPE), which looks after the state-owned companies, to the Corporate Affairs Ministry.

PSUs may come under Corporate Affairs Ministry`

Salman Khurshid has said that his ministry is likely to take charge of DPE in a bid to improve standards of corporate governance in govt-owned cos.