New Lokpal rules to be notified soon: Govt

Government will soon notify new rules for modifying mandate of Lokpal search committee, tasked with recommending names for appointment of chairperson and members of the anti-corruption body.

New division in place to deal with Lokpal-related works

A separate division - to be headed by a Director-level officer - has been formed by the outgoing government to deal with all works related to the anti- corruption watchdog, Lokpal.

SC notice to Centre over selection of Lokpal panel members

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a petition filed by an NGO questioning the entire selection process for appointment of chairperson and members of the Lokpal and seeking its stay.

SC notice to Centre over selection of Lokpal panel members

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a petition filed by an NGO questioning the entire selection process for appointment of chairperson and members of the Lokpal and seeking its stay.

Govt cutting short procedures for appointment in Lokpal panel: BJP

BJP accused the government of "cutting short procedures" in its "terrible hurry" to appoint members of Lokpal ahead of general elections and packing the committee with its "supporters".

Lokpal panel yet to take call on debatable issues

The passage of the much-hyped Lokpal Bill seems to be a long haul as a Parliamentary panel is yet to take a final call on several contentious issues.

Lokpal panel leaves it to Parl on PM inclusion

Parliamentary Committee has recommended inclusion of PM within the ambit of Lokpal and left it to the Parliament to decide on the final choice.

Panel meets to finalise Lokpal recommendations

The Parliamentary Standing Committee headed by Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi will meet on Thursday to finalise its recommendations on the Lokpal Bill.

No consensus in Lokpal panel on inclusion of PM

Consensus eluded the Parl panel on Lokpal on the issue of including PM within the ambit of the ombudsman with a majority opposing the suggestion.

Govt releases Lokpal panel audio recordings

The audio tapes show sharp differences and strong arguments between Team Anna and ministers on various provisions in the proposed anti-corruption law.

Don`t tamper with CVC, CBI: Lokpal panel told

CVC Pradeep Kumar and CBI Director A P Singh opposed any tampering with their organisations as suggested by the Anna
Hazare-team.

No politician should be there in Lokpal panel: Aamir

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan today threw his weight behind Anna Hazare`s campaign.

No intention to quit Lokpal panel, says Hazare team

Anna Hazare-led team hit out at HRD Minister Kapil Sibal for attacking them.

Lokpal panel has `very good` second meeting

The next meetings of the joint committee will be held on May 7, 23 and 30.

‘Centre empowered to decide Lokpal panel member’

The Centre on Wednesday told the Delhi
High Court, hearing a PIL seeking removal of Anna Hazare from
drafting committee of Lokpal Bill on corruption charges, that
it was its "prerogative" to decide the members of the panel.

Congress won`t hamper work of Lokpal panel:Digvijay

Digvijay Singh, in the thick
of a controversy over remarks on Justice Santosh Hegde, Friday said the Congress and the government were in no way connected with the alleged smear campaign against civil society representatives.

`Will take decision to quit Lokpal panel tomorrow`

Members of the civil society and several politicians have urged Hegde to reconsider his decision.

Congress` gag order on Lokpal panel

The Congress, Friday, asked its leaders to refrain from critcising the Lokpal panel members.

Santosh Hegde supporters appeal to him not to quit panel

Members of civil society Friday appealed to the Lokayukta Santosh Hegde not to quit the joint drafting committee on Lokpal Bill.

Constitute committee on pattern of Lokpal panel: RTI activists

RTI activists in Jammu and Kashmir are demanding constitution of a committee on the pattern of Lokpal bill panel to recommend changes in various
legislations for rooting out corruption from the state.