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Majority of young Indians feel corruption widespread in govt

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 14:27

An overwhelming majority of Indians feel that corruption is widespread in their government and believe that current government has not been able to do enough to combat it, according to a latest opinion poll conducted by the US-based Gallup Poll.

Focus on corruption sign of maturity, says Rajan

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 19:37

Terming the focus on corruption in the ongoing election campaign as "a sign of maturity", Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday advocated changing laws if they "do not make sense".

Bribe demanded from 6 out of 10 women: Study

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 21:52

Bribe was demanded at least once from 66 per cent women during the last 12 months when they tried to avail public services, a study claimed here.

Make India corruption free: Advani

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 21:46

BJP leader LK Advani asked people to take inspiration from freedom fighters to become service minded to the country and free India from corruption.

India ranks 94th on global corruption perception index

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 17:36

India was on Tuesday ranked among the world`s highly corrupt nations at the 94th spot in a global list topped by Denmark and New Zealand as the cleanest.

`Official who doesn`t fall in line transferred or suspended`

Last Updated: Saturday, August 03, 2013, 22:01

Former Union home secretary RK Singh said if an official did not fall in line with corruption then they were either transferred or suspended.

Govt to designate nodal officer in each dept for graft complaints

Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 17:58

A nodal officer will be designated in each ministry to look into complaints of corruption received by them from whistleblowers, the government said.

Government proposes changes in law governing MCI

Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 12:19

Government will now be empowered to remove the President or other office-bearers of Medical Council of India if found indulging in corrupt practices or serious offences of "moral turpitude", once the law governing the apex body controlling medical colleges is passed.

India`s ranking in corruption index is distressing: VP

Last Updated: Friday, December 07, 2012, 19:27

India`s poor ranking in global Corruption Perception Index is "distressing", Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday said.

India ranked 94th in Corruption Perception Index ratings

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 17:44

Though India was ranked at 95th position last year, the international watchdog said it has started evaluating the positions through a different formula beginning this year and hence this cannot be compared to last year's ranking.

‘Corruption is a high return, low risk activity’

Last Updated: Thursday, October 04, 2012, 20:14

Shekhar Singh says the quantum of corruption has gone up with a growing economy.

Large cash market main driver of corruption: RBI

Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 18:33

Stating that the circulation of a large amount of cash in the economy leads to many problems, including corruption, Reserve Bank Deputy Governor H R Khan on Thursday said the central bank is focused on bringing down the cash component in the economy.