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Congress submits memorandum on Rafale deal to CVC, seeks FIR

Congress has accused the government of causing loss to the public exchequer and endangering national security by bypassing HAL in favour of some businessman "friends" for offset contract.

Sep 24, 2018, 14:37 PM IST

CVC to probe govt employees deposits post demonetisation

Deposits of scrapped currency notes made by central government employees post demonetisation will be probed by anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), its chief K V Chowdary said on Sunday.

Sep 17, 2017, 11:26 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

Need to change Whistleblowers Act to protect witnesses: CVC

CVC said a whistleblower is the one who has the direct and personal information or leads which are very useful in an investigation.

Jan 18, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Lack of awareness about vigilance results in corruption: CVC

Lack of awareness about vigilance procedures has resulted in corruption and misconduct in India, Central Vigilance Commissioner said on Wednesday.

Jan 07, 2016, 00:44 AM IST

Banking secrecy laws shouldn't become obstacle in getting black money back: CVC KV Chowdary

In another push to India's bid to bring back black money stashed abroad, CVC KV Chowdary has asserted that all state parties should ensure cooperation in dissemination of information without any impediment of bank secrecy laws, to the requesting country.

Nov 04, 2015, 05:43 AM IST

Have SOPs to check corruption: CVC to govt depts

All central government departments have been asked to do away with "outdated" processes and to have Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to check corruption, Central Vigilance Commissioner KV Chowdary said here on Friday.

Oct 23, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Now, CVC to do a 'Maan ki Baat' on anti-corruption measures

 Along the lines of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Maan ki Baat' programme, Central Vigilance Commissioner K V Chowdary would interact with people on Monday via radio on the issue of anti-corruption.

Oct 20, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

CVC Chowdary presses for speedy disposal of graft cases

Central Vigilance Commissioner KV Chowdary Tuesday stressed the need for speedy disposal of corruption cases while emphasising on early detection of frauds.

Jul 07, 2015, 15:58 PM IST

No need for increased superintendence over CBI: CVC

 There is no need for increased superintendence over the CBI in the aftermath of allegations against its former Director Ranjit Sinha meeting the accused in coal blocks allocation and 2G scam cases, Central Vigilance Commissioner K V Chowdary said on Sunday.

Jun 21, 2015, 20:00 PM IST

CVC calls for penalty for 'motivated' complaints of corruption

Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) K V Chowdary on Thursday advocated penal provisions for people who file "motivated and vexatious complaints" of corruption against government employees.

Jun 18, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Checking of vexatious petitions a priority: CIC Vijai Sharma

The priority of Central Information Commission will be to check vexatious petitions and mounting backlog of cases, its new chief Vijai Sharma said here on Wednesday.

Jun 10, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

Priority to build strong vigilance mechanism: New CVC

Former Central Board of Direct Taxes chief K.V. Chowdary, who will be sworn in as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner on Wednesday, has said his priority will be to build "a very strong vigilance mechanism".

Jun 10, 2015, 00:41 AM IST

Have full respect for both Bhushan, Jethmalani: Chowdary

KV Chowdary, who is set to take over as the new Chief Vigilance Commissioner on Tuesday said he has full respect for both Prashant Bhushan and Ram Jethmalani, who have opposed his appointment to the top post in the country's apex anti-corruption watchdog.

Jun 09, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

President to administer oath of office to CVC, CIC on Wednesday

President Pranab Mukherjee will administer the oath of office to newly-appointed Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) KV Chowdary and Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) Vijai Sharma here on Wednesday.

Jun 09, 2015, 14:45 PM IST

KV Chowdary appointed as new CVC, Vijai Sharma named CIC

The Centre on Monday appointed senior most Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma as the new Chief Information Commissioner, while former CBDT chief KV Chowdary was named as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner of the country.

Jun 08, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Vijai Sharma tipped to be new CIC; KV Chowdary may be CVC

Senior most Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma is tipped to be new Chief Information Commissioner, while former CBDT chief KV Chowdary is understood to be in the running for the Central Vigilance Commissioner's post.

Jun 02, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

Chowdary tipped to be new CBDT chief

Senior IRS officer KV Chowdary is tipped to be the new Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the apex authority of the Income Tax department.

Jul 27, 2014, 15:32 PM IST