CVC

Explain how scam took place, CVC asks PNB, Finance Ministry; PIL in SC for SIT probe

Explain how scam took place, CVC asks PNB, Finance Ministry; PIL in SC for SIT probe

The CVC has asked the PNB and the Finance Ministry to explain how several lapses leading to the loss of Rs 11,400 crore took place.

Feb 19, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

No action on last-minute graft complaints against babus: CVC

The announcement may come as a relief to bureaucrats, some of whom complain of a rise in motivated allegations of corruption against them ahead of a proposed promotion, impaneling or posting.

Sep 19, 2017, 17:19 PM IST

Will examine if CVC appointee is of impeccable integrity: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would not go into the aspect of "political favouritism" but only examine whether a person appointed to the posts of central vigilance commissioner and vigilance commissioners met the criteria of having "impeccable integrity".

Sep 05, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
CVC monitoring CBI probe in top bank frauds, including Vijay Mallya

CVC monitoring CBI probe in top bank frauds, including Vijay Mallya

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is supervising CBI's probe in 10 top bank fraud cases, including one involving fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya, and says bankers need have no fear if their decisions are bonafide.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:41 PM IST
CBI files FIR in Air India software procurement 'scam' of Rs 225 crore

CBI files FIR in Air India software procurement 'scam' of Rs 225 crore

A case has been registered against unknown officials of Air India, German firm SAP AG and global computer major IBM by CBI in procurement of software worth Rs 225 crore by the national carrier in 2011.

Jan 13, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Complete disciplinary inquiries in time: CVC to departments

Irked over delay in completion of departmental inquiries, the CVC) has asked all departments to ensure that such proceedings are completed in time.

Jan 12, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Central Vigilance Commission​ declines to share details of probe against Walmart, Mondelez

Central Vigilance Commission​ declines to share details of probe against Walmart, Mondelez

 The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has declined to share details of probe against US-based world's biggest retailer Walmart and confectionery giant Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolates, saying it will impede the process of investigation and apprehension and prosecution of offenders.

Oct 16, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

CVC to attend SAARC anti-corruption meet in Pakistan

Central Vigilance Commissioner KV Chowdary will attend a meeting of anti-corruption agencies of SAARC nations in Pakistan later this month, when such a meeting is being held for the first time.

Sep 18, 2016, 11:15 AM IST
F1 sale to Liberty Media to go ahead next week: Report

F1 sale to Liberty Media to go ahead next week: Report

Liberty Media will reportedly transfer the first of two tranches of payment in the $8.5 billion deal on Tuesday.

Sep 03, 2016, 23:07 PM IST

CVC seeks mechanism to check misconduct by banks' top brass

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has sought a mechanism to look into rising cases of misconduct and instances of fraud by top officials of public sector banks.

Aug 18, 2016, 17:30 PM IST
 Fear of CBI bizzare; apply wisdom in funding NPA: Panel to banks

Fear of CBI bizzare; apply wisdom in funding NPA: Panel to banks

Finding banks working under the fear of CBI and CVC as "bizzare", a Parliamentary panel has asked lenders to take decision on financing of stressed assets as per their "own wisdom" and on the basis of the project's viability.

Aug 15, 2016, 11:37 AM IST

You can keep a tab on CVC's efforts to check corruption on Twitter now

The CVC inquires into matters of alleged graft referred to it by the central government. 

Aug 03, 2016, 18:23 PM IST
Banks can't get 'blanket relief' from CBI, CVC actions: Raghuram Rajan

Banks can't get 'blanket relief' from CBI, CVC actions: Raghuram Rajan

Amid a clamour among bankers for immunity from action by agencies like CBI and CVC, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan has disapproved of any "blanket sort of relief" but wants the decisions on loans given after appropriate due diligence to be protected.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:08 PM IST
Public sector banks delay action against nearly 100 corrupt officers

Public sector banks delay action against nearly 100 corrupt officers

Public sector banks have delayed action against nearly 100 corrupt officers despite the uproar over cases of bank fraud and non-performing assets, according to a CVC report.

Apr 10, 2016, 12:07 PM IST
Add topics like vigilance, anti-corruption in curriculum: UGC to universities, colleges

Add topics like vigilance, anti-corruption in curriculum: UGC to universities, colleges

Following a suggestion from the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), the UGC has advised Universities and Colleges to add topics like ethics, vigilance and anti-corruption to curb graft in their curriculum.

Mar 16, 2016, 23:08 PM IST

Don't take action on anonymous graft complaints: CVC to depts

There is no need to take action on anonymous or pseudonymous complaints of corruption against government employees, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has said. In its directive to all ministries and public sector undertakings, the Commission said that such complaints only needed to be filed.

Mar 08, 2016, 18:40 PM IST

Over 50% decline in corruption complaints in last 2 years: Govt

There has been over 50 per cent decline in the number of complaints of corruption received by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in past two years, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thurday.

Feb 25, 2016, 17:21 PM IST
CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

In the second major case involving a foreign company under its probe, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is investigating alleged excise duty evasion to the tune of about Rs 580 crore by confectionery giant Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolates.

Feb 23, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

CVC for random scrutiny of private contracts by ministries

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has asked all ministries to randomly choose contracts of both large and small values for a detailed examination in an effort to check corruption.

Jan 19, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

CVC highlights need to protect witnesses, says Whistleblowers Act should be changed

 There is a need to bring some provisions in Whistleblowers Act to protect witnesses that would provide confidence to those who expose corruption,

Jan 18, 2016, 15:54 PM IST