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Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik asks collectors to act as agents of change

Patnaik launched a web portal seeking people`s feedback by June 30 for improving service delivery.

Jun 11, 2017, 18:30 PM IST

FIFA problems will not end with new president: IOC president Thomas Bach

FIFA`s problems will not end with the election of a new president as football`s scandal-tainted world body needs drastic reform, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told AFP on Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

'No conflict of interest' undertaking will bring transparency: Jagmohan Dalmiya

BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday said that the directive to its members to sign a 'no conflict of interest' undertaking was aimed at bringing transparency in its functioning to ensure that the reputation of the Board was secured.

Jul 24, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Equal opportunity and transparency key in Modi govt: Piyush Goyal

Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the Modi government believes in equal opportunity and transparency.

Jul 03, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

US wants to ensure world soccer operates with integrity: Obama

President Barack Obama on Monday made his first comments on the scandal enveloping soccer`s governing body, saying the sport is a "massive business" that needs to be run with integrity.

Jun 09, 2015, 00:04 AM IST

Mayank Gandhi's blog: Rift within Aam Aadmi Party widens?

Amidst dissent within AAP, Mayank Gandhi wrote another blog expressing his disagreement over the abrupt expulsion of two senior members from the party's high-level political committee recently.

Mar 07, 2015, 21:53 PM IST

IPL spot-fixing: Former administrators and players hail Supreme Court verdict

Former cricket administrators on Thursday hailed the Supreme Court verdict of barring N Srinivasan from contesting any BCCI election on grounds of conflict of interest, saying that it will end malpractices while bringing transparency in the running of the game in the country.

Jan 22, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Selection process of Indian cricket team is transparent: Rajiv Shukla

BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla on Saturday said that selection of the Indian cricket team is done with full transparency and added that only the deserving players get selected to represent the country at international level.

Jan 10, 2015, 20:58 PM IST

Govt tweaks selection norms for CCI chairman, members

In a move to ensure more transparency, the selection panel for appointment of Competition Commission chairman and members would now have to provide short-listed names "in order of merit".

Nov 04, 2014, 18:18 PM IST

FIFA executive member wants ethics investigation made public

The public has a "full right to know" the contents of the ethics investigation into the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, FIFA executive committee member Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan said on Tuesday.

Sep 24, 2014, 13:12 PM IST

Kalam bats for E-elections to bring transparency

Imagine voters having mobile phones using a secured and an authentic app to vote for the candidate of their choice in their constituency!

Jul 08, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

Akhilesh directs officials to make his office paperless

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today directed officials to make his office paperless, saying it will help in bringing transparency in the working and decision making faster.

Jun 14, 2014, 18:06 PM IST

Ensure transparency while inviting bids: CVC

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) asked all government departments to ensure transparency and fairplay while inviting bid documents or floating tenders for all procurement and contractual works.

May 08, 2014, 20:06 PM IST

Japan mulls filming criminal interrogations: Reports

Japanese investigators could have to make video recordings of criminal interrogations under new proposals aimed at achieving transparency in a system often criticised as opaque, reports said today.

May 01, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

Railways switch over to e-auction mode for scrap disposal

To bring more transparency in the bidding process, railways have switched over completely to e-auction system for disposal of scrap eliminating need for physical bidding by purchasers.

Sep 13, 2013, 17:37 PM IST

`Tired` Tim May quits as FICA chief over ICC disillusionment following Siva appointment

Former Australian Test offspinner Tim May has resigned as chief executive of the Federation of International Cricketers` Associations (FICA), saying that he was tired of fighting the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Jun 05, 2013, 13:33 PM IST

Kejriwal for transparency in big dam projects

Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal on Monday claimed big dam projects in Assam and other northeastern states had been taken up without transparency.

May 28, 2012, 18:01 PM IST

Gowda sets up CCTVs at office for ‘transparency’

As part of steps to ensure
transparency in administration, Karnataka Chief Minister D V
Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday inaugurated CCTV surveillance camera
operations in his office at Vidhana Soudha, the state

Nov 30, 2011, 16:01 PM IST

Lokpal to bring more transparency: Singhvi

Lokpal Bill and Judicial Accountability Bill are aimed at bringing much-needed transparency in the system, Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi said.

Nov 20, 2011, 21:59 PM IST

CAG important for ensuring transparency: Omar

Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said Jammu and Kashmir government would work with CAG for improving fiscal discipline.

Nov 16, 2011, 20:31 PM IST