corruption

Jammu and Kashmir: Vigilance clearance becomes mandatory for govt employees to obtain passport

Currently, a government employee is only required to inform his employer for applying for passport.

Sep 16, 2021, 19:37 PM IST

Ghost employment scam surfaces in Pakistan Gurdwara committee

According to sources, many prominent Sikh leaders of Pakistan who have held and are also currently holding prominent posts in PSGPC and are also politically active have enrolled as many as 80 persons on the rolls of PSGPC.

Sep 09, 2021, 20:35 PM IST

CBI books ex Associate Professor, Editor, others in Rs 1.56 crore ‘printing scam’

The CBI alleged that the accused officials of NIRD and others “committed gross irregularities in printing works and falsely justified the bills and quotations”.

Sep 08, 2021, 17:56 PM IST

Bribery, delay biggest hurdles in availing government services in Tamil Nadu, reveals NGO survey

The survey was conducted to help prepare a list of features that are to be included in the Tamil Nadu Right to Service Act.

Sep 01, 2021, 15:30 PM IST

CBI arrests 2 Central Railway officials in bribery case

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Monday (August 16) arrested a Central Railway Divisional Engineer and a clerk working at the Bhusawal division for alleged bribery in awarding two tenders, officials said here.

Aug 17, 2021, 00:29 AM IST

Samajwadi Party to protest against fuel hike, will launch 'cycle yatra' across Uttar Pradesh today

"The yatra will highlight issues like unemployment, price rise, corruption, police atrocities, exploitation of women, youths, farmers and anti-democratic attitude of the BJP government in the state," Chaudhary said.

Aug 05, 2021, 07:04 AM IST

Ex-CBI chief Alok Verma in BIG problem; Home Ministry recommends action against him

 Alok Verma was removed from the post of CBI chief on January 10, 2019, and posted as the Director-General of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards -- a less significant portfolio.

Aug 04, 2021, 12:51 PM IST

US releases list of corrupt officials in Central America

The US State Department has released a list of names of current and former officials, including former presidents and active lawmakers, suspected of corruption or undermining democracy in three Central American countries.

Jul 02, 2021, 12:56 PM IST

CBI books DUSIB, Bank of Baroda officials for diverting funds over Rs 200 crore

The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), under the government of NCT of Delhi, has allegedly invested its surplus funds in the form of FDRs in different banks and diverted the same into suspected fake account/FDRs.

Apr 19, 2021, 21:31 PM IST

Bangladesh government to decide on waiving former PM Zia's sentences, relaxing bail conditions

Bangladesh will decide on relaxing the bail conditions and waiving the 17-year sentence of former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia due to her failing health after discussion with the Law Ministry, media reports quoted the country's Home Minister as saying.

Mar 04, 2021, 20:31 PM IST

West Bengal: JP Nadda launches the Sonar Bangla campaign in Kolkata

JP Nadda launches the Sonar Bangla campaign in Kolkata. He said in his speech that We will create a Growth-oriented and corruption-free Bengal. BJP will seek suggestions from two crore people in West Bengal for its election manifesto ahead of the Assembly polls.

Feb 25, 2021, 12:02 PM IST

Breaking News: Delhi Assembly adjourned after Uproar over corruption

Uproar over the issue of corruption in the Delhi Assembly today, the uproar after discussing the misappropriation of 2500 crores in the MCD. AAP MLAs demand arrest of BJP leaders

Dec 18, 2020, 13:22 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi slams 'dynastic corruption', says it had become part of political culture in some states

Prime Minister Modi said that inaction in a single corruption case forms the foundation for future scams and corruption.

Oct 27, 2020, 20:04 PM IST

Fix time frame for completion of trials of tainted MLAs, MPs and ex-lawmakers: Centre urges SC

The Centre on Wednesday (September 16, 2020) informed the Supreme Court that it would welcome any order for speedy trial of political leaders facing criminal charges and corruption cases. The central government said that the top court can fix a time frame for the competition of trials in pending cases against legislators, sitting and former.

Sep 16, 2020, 12:32 PM IST

CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy moots bill to provide time-bound trial in corruption cases in Andhra Pradesh

"We could eradicate corruption at the top level and it should percolate down the line," said Andhra Pradesh CM.

Aug 24, 2020, 23:50 PM IST

Pakistan court indicts former President Asif Ali Zardari in connection with corruption case

The Park Lane corruption case is being probed over Zardari`s alleged involvement in extending the loan and its misappropriation by Parthenon Private Limited.

Aug 10, 2020, 17:04 PM IST

Former Malaysia PM Najib Razak convicted on all charges in first 1MDB graft case

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was found guilty on Tuesday on all seven corruption charges in his first trial linked to a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Jul 28, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

Umar Akmal banned for three years over corruption charges - know more about this Pakistani cricketer

Akmal had said during an interview earlier that he was offered USD 200,000 by fixers to leave two deliveries in one of the matches. He also claimed that he was offered money to skip matches against India.

Apr 28, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

Israeli PM Netanyahu indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has denied wrongdoing in three corruption cases, is under no legal obligation to resign after being charged.

Nov 21, 2019, 22:36 PM IST

Manmohan regime left 'nasty stink of corruption' in public banking: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

She was responding to an audience members question about Rajan`s reported criticism that Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s government is "extremely centralised" and does not have a "consistent and articulated vision" for economic growth.

Oct 16, 2019, 12:47 PM IST