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Supreme Court sends notice to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in graft case

The SC on Thursday issued a notice to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan and others on a plea by the CBI challenging their discharge in an alleged corruption case involving three hydel power projects in the state.

Jan 11, 2018, 12:45 PM IST

China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

The former head of China`s powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling Communist Party said, the latest senior official to be caught up in a sweeping campaign against graft.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Supreme Court rejects plea for SIT probe, says image of top court damaged

The Supreme Court on Tuesday junked a petition seeking an SIT probe into the allegations of graft involving a retired Orissa High Court judge and observed that the whole controversy has damaged the image of the top judiciary and created doubts about its integrity.

Nov 14, 2017, 15:18 PM IST

Station House Officer among two held on graft charge in Bihar

Both the SHO and the revenue department employee were being brought to the state capital for interrogation before production in a designated vigilance court for judicial remand.


Aug 18, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Lack of adequate staff hit the drive against housing scam

After the vigilance directorate launched dedicated phone numbers through which people can lodge complaints regarding the scams in the twin housing schemes recently, the Jeypore division had received at least 10 complaints.

Jul 28, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Demonetisation: PM Narendra Modi's 'bombshell' attacked four 'asuras', says Manohar Parrikar

"Our enemy was trying to corrode our economy by sending in these fake notes from Bangladesh, Nepal and Kashmir border and from other routes: Parrikar 

Nov 19, 2016, 00:31 AM IST

ACB's powers limited to probing graft in Delhi govt depts: HC

The court noted that the rules and procedure of inquiry for the branch, issued in 1977, "make it clear that power to initiate action against officers of the central government has not been conferred upon the ACB".

Aug 04, 2016, 21:45 PM IST

Aurangabad airport chief arrested while taking bribe

The Director of the Chikhalthana Airport here was arrested while taking a bribe of Rs 10,000, an official said on Sunday.

Jul 31, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

Day after wife, daughter committed suicide, graft accused BK Bansal gets interim bail

In a major development, a special court on Wednesday granted 22 days of interim bail to Director General of Corporate Affairs BK Bansal, whose wife and daughter committed suicide on Tuesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 13:28 PM IST

Corruption case: Setback for Arvind Kejriwal as court sends his principal secretary Rajendra Kumar to 5-day police custody

It's a major setback for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal as his key aide and Principal Secretary Rajendra Kumar has been remanded to 5-day police custody.

Jul 05, 2016, 17:18 PM IST

Two Swachh Bharat Abhiyan officials arrested for transferring Rs 13.5 lakh to people close to them

Two officials, working with the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan here, were on Tuesday arrested for misusing funds, a senior officer said.

Jun 01, 2016, 13:59 PM IST

China's former military chief confesses to graft

China's former military chief Gen Guo Boxiong, who has been charged with taking USD 2.3 million worth of bribes, has confessed accepting the inducements, military prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Apr 05, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

IMF chief Christine Lagarde tells Ukraine to fix graft or lose vital aid

IMF chief Christine Lagarde warned Ukraine on Wednesday that its stalled fight against corruption and inability to push through required restructuring measures were jeopardising the future of the Fund`s rescue plan.

Feb 10, 2016, 21:30 PM IST

IAS Rajendra Kumar, accused of graft, is recipient of PM's public administration excellence award!

CBI has booked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's principal secretary Rajendra Kumar under charges of criminal conspiracy and criminal misconduct.

Dec 17, 2015, 06:20 AM IST

China probing provincial governor for graft: State media

The governor of the eastern Chinese province of Fujian and former chief of state-owned energy giant Sinopec is being investigated for suspected corruption, state media said today.

Oct 08, 2015, 00:45 AM IST

Rajasthan IAS officer Ashok Singhvi arrested for accepting bribe

Rajasthan Mining Minister Ashok Singhvi along with Pankaj Gahlot has been arrested by ACB on the charges of taking more than 20 crores bribe.

Sep 17, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

Punjab: Former district BJP Yuva Morcha chief arrested in graft case

 Ferozepur District BJP Yuva Morcha President Jagpal Singh Sandhu has been arrested for allegedly accepting graft to facilitate the release of a drug smuggler, police said on Monday.

Aug 24, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

Malaysian PM's critics unbowed despite anti-graft agency support

Malaysian opposition parties and activists kept up pressure on Prime Minister Najib Razak on Tuesday, undeterred by an anti-corruption agency statement apparently clearing him of receiving nearly $700 million from the debt-laden state fund 1MDB.

Aug 04, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

China says recovered 38.7 billion yuan in graft losses

China has recovered 38.7 billion yuan ($6.2 billion) in losses from graft, state media reported, as the leadership pursues a campaign against pervasive corruption.

Jul 29, 2015, 09:19 AM IST

Maha: PWD draughtsman arrested for graft

A draughtsman with the Public Works Department here who allegedly demanded and accepted a bribe of Rs 40,000 was arrested here by ACB sleuths.

Jun 30, 2015, 14:27 PM IST