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Sep 7, 2012 One month, 5 explosive disclosures: "We began with exposing the delay in the tabling the CAG report in Parliament, and then went to the root on Coalgate, bringing you the screening commitee papers. The more we investigated, the deeper the links of nepotism and impropreity ran. And today, TIMES NOW brings you the biggest expose on Coalgate- the PMO internal note."
Sep 6, 2012 CAG nails power mess, loss up to Rs 14,000 crore: "According to the CAG, due to the inefficiency of the NHPC, only two of 16 planned projects have been completed."
Sep 5, 2012 WB: Vice Principal arrested for beating students: "The Vice Principal hit the students with a fire extinguisher while they were decorating the classroom for the Teachers Day celebrations."
Sep 4, 2012 BBC: 'Coalgate' row: India police raid coal firms: "Government officials and company employees are also under investigation. State auditors say India lost $33bn (£20bn) allotting coalfields at below market rates in the years up to 2009."
Sep 4, 2012 GAIL Gave Rs 246 Cr Undue Benefit to Pvt Power Cos: CAG: "GAIL was also criticised for failure to check subsidised gas being used by fertiliser companies for manufacturing non-fertiliser products."
Sep 3, 2012 Department clean chit can't save corrupt from trial: SC: "The Supreme Court has ruled that officials caught taking bribe shall be subjected to criminal trial regardless of in-house inquiry absolving them of corruption charge."
Sep 2, 2012 Corruption allegations plague Thane road project: "officially known as Barrister Nath Pai road, is tarred with allegations of inflated project costs, corruption and collusion between Thane civic officials, contractors and politicians."
Sep 2, 2012 Ramdev's driver alleges he was offered Rs 5 lakh to implicate Baba: "The personal driver of yoga guru Baba Ramdev has filed a complaint with local police alleging that he was offered Rs 5 lakhs by an IB operative and some mediapersons to falsely implicate the Baba."
Sep 1, 2012 One big rubbish island: "So can Bangalore restore its name ‘Garden City’, as opposed to the new nomenclature Garbage City?"
Aug 30, 2012 Anti-Corruption Bureau trap deputy commercial tax officer: "A deputy commercial tax officer (DCTO) was trapped by Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) sleuths while he was taking a bribe of Rs 50,000 from the complainant at his office"
Aug 30, 2012 Coalgate: '25 firms under scanner': "a number of private firms and government officials are likely to be named in the FIR. According to the CBI source, the agency found irregularities in nearly 25 companies. CBI sources confirmed that steel and cement ministries too are under scanner."
Aug 30, 2012 Coalgate: How PMO cut red tape to favour minister: "Crony capitalism in the coal block allocations was not limited to private companies with right connections only, it extended to at least one of the ministers of the government."
Aug 30, 2012 ONGC's output static, drilling efficiency poor: CAG: "The CAG in its report on ONGC has slammed the PSU for poor performance, static output and lowest drilling efficiency in the sector."
Aug 29, 2012 Lolienkar in the dock, to face criminal charges: "a criminal complaint against former mines director Arvind Lolienkar and unknown junior and senior officials for criminal conspiracy in the appointment of over 200 mines field supervisors"
Aug 28, 2012 Bloomberg: Poor in India Starve as Politicians Steal $14.5 Billion of Food: "This scam, like many others involving politicians in India, remains unpunished. A state police force beholden to corrupt lawmakers, an underfunded federal anti-graft agency and a sluggish court system have resulted in five overlapping investigations over seven years -- and zero convictions."
Aug 27, 2012 AIIMS officials charged with corruption: "The accused have abused their position as public servants and committed offence, the court said."
Aug 26, 2012 BDO arrested for 'corruption' in Lakhipur
Aug 26, 2012 Probe ordered into allegations of corruption in jail: "Katiyar alleged that narcotics trade was on inside the jail. The jail employees were extorting money at various gates ranging from Rs 150 to 1,000 during the meeting of undertrials and their family members."
Aug 25, 2012 Shocking corporal punishment in Karnal: "A 15-year-old student was admitted to a hospital after he was allegedly caned 40 times by his teacher. The incident took place after the student failed to answer 2 questions. A police complaint has been lodged against the teacher, who continues to be on the run."
Aug 22, 2012 CCTVs at RTO keep check on corruption: "The installation of 16 CCTV cameras in the licence and record room of the Andheri RTO has worked wonders. Today, there is not a single complaint of record tampering or bogus licence."
Aug 22, 2012 Yet to start work, Natgrid CEO highest paid babu: "the consolidated monthly remuneration of Natgrid CEO Raghu Raman was Rs 10 lakh besides a host of other facilities. Importantly, Natgrid is still not operational despite being set up as an attached office of the home ministry in December 2010 and a sanction of over Rs 1,000 crore in 2012."
Aug 22, 2012 Coalgate: CBI to file FIRs against pvt cos, govt officials: "Sources tell CNN-IBN that 20 private companies and many state and Central government officials are in the line of fire."
Aug 21, 2012 Doc gets 7 yrs jail for corruption in funds for leprosy progr.
Aug 21, 2012 Three in Anti-Corruption Bureau net for taking bribe
Aug 21, 2012 Senior Rajasthan official held for corruption
Aug 21, 2012 Suspended Petroleum Ministry official charged with corruption
Aug 21, 2012 UP govt shielding corrupt officials: BJP
Aug 21, 2012 PM to check refusal of government sanction to probe top babus: "The decision to involve the PM to oversee a veto of CBI request for probe against top officers appears an attempt to neutralize allegations that the cover of government sanction was being misused."
Aug 21, 2012 CAG report: CBI may register multiple FIRs in coal 'scam': "The agency has already questioned senior bureaucrats who were overseeing allocation of coal blocks during 2006-09, CBI sources said."
Aug 20, 2012 Graft flourishing in defence canteen stores: Official: "Describing CSD as a "labyrinth of corruption" the controller of defense accounts and integrated financial advisor (principal controller) Savitur Prasad has called the procurement system in CSD as "highly opaque, discretionary and providing a high degree of arbitrariness"."
Aug 20, 2012 Did doctors choose holiday over duty?: "Shocking negligence in Tirupathi. 11 infants reportedly died in 2 days in a Government Hospial."
Aug 15, 2012 Ashoka helped me to get land, says Mayor Venkatesh Murthy: "Mayor D Venkatesh Murthy, who has acquired government land by making a false claim that he was a landless labourer, said Deputy Chief Minister R Ashoka helped him in getting the land."
Aug 14, 2012 Noida residents in shock as water bills run into crores: "The Noida Authority's Jal department, which was in deep slumber since 1976, suddenly woke up last month and began settling its accounts."
Aug 14, 2012 To get land, Mayor said he was a labourer: "Mayor D Venkatesh Murthy and his wife K Prabha are incurring the wrath of law for getting eight acres of government land in the Somanahalli village of Uttarahalli Hobli in the City by falsely claiming that they are landless farm labourers."
Aug 14, 2012 DRDO refutes secret audit report, says will file its response: "A top secret audit of DRDO ordered by Defence Minister AK Antony himself has revealed that the country's premier body for defence research has allegedly spent crores of rupees on technology without any positive outcome."
Aug 13, 2012 CBI’s fourth chargesheet against Jagan includes AP minister, IAS officers: "They were followed in that order by Nimmagadda Prasad, who controlled VANPIC Projects Private Limited, former minister Mopidevi Ventakaramana Rao, R&B Minister Dharmana Prasada Rao, former Special Secretary K.V. Brahmananda Reddy, now Principal Secretary Manmohan Singh, now Principal Secretary M. Samuel, Nimmagadda Prasad’s younger brother N. Prakash, VANPIC Projects Private Limited, Jagati Publications, Bharati Cement, Carmel Asia Holdings and Silicon Builders."
Aug 13, 2012 DRDO spending crores, but no positive outcome: "A top secret audit of DRDO reveals that financial sanctions are being split so that they don't have to go to higher authorities."
Aug 12, 2012 Is private practice by doctors taking precedence over emergencies?: "Wardboys and technicians perform the work of doctors in a government hospital in Uttar Pradesh."
Aug 12, 2012 UP medical officer defends sweeper treating patient: "The hospital Chief Medical Superintendent, Shishir Kumar, said the person in the footage was an Operation Theatre assistant."
Aug 12, 2012 After shocker, bizarre justification: "After shocking reports of ward boys performing surgical procedures at Uttar Pradesh's Bulundsahar district hospital, an inquiry team reviewing the matter has found the hospital guilty of charges ordering immediate action against hospital authorities. The Chief medical superintendent when confronted offered a bizarre justification saying surgical procedures was being conducted under his supervision."
Aug 12, 2012 What punishment for hostel warden?: "In the worst form of humiliation, a 10-year-old child was forced to drink her own urine as punishment for bed wetting by her hostel warden. This incident has sent shockwaves across the nation, but the accused warden has only been suspended temporarily. The question we are asking is what is going to be her punishment for scarring a little girl for life?"
Aug 12, 2012 Punish officials and erring students for MBBS malpractices: SC: "said students who obtain MBBS seats through collusion with authorities will have to compensate the aggrieved meritorious students."
Aug 12, 2012 DGCA chief Bharat Bhushan dismissed
Aug 12, 2012 Chief Medical Superitendent transferred: "Amid shocking visuals of ward boys playing doctors in a Bulandshahar hospital, the Uttar Pradesh government today "removed" the Chief Medical Superintendent and suspended a ward boy of the government facility. "The ward boy, who was putting stitches, has been suspended and the CMS has been removed," Health Minister Ahmad Hasan told reporters."
Aug 12, 2012 Ghaziabad: Open drain claims 4-year-old's life: "Sunny died after he fell into an open drain in the Vasundhara area of Ghaziabad."
Aug 12, 2012 UP: Now, CMO's driver plays doctor in govt hospital: "The Chief Medical Officer's driver was caught on camera administering saline drips to patients in Kushinagar."
Aug 12, 2012 Do UP government hospitals need shock treatment?: "CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses the issue of Class 4 employees posing as doctors with experts."
Aug 12, 2012 India investigates Chhattisgarh 'womb removal insurance scam': "India's Chhattisgarh state is investigating reports that thousands of women had unnecessary hysterectomies so hospitals could make insurance claims.", "The money was claimed by the medical centres under the terms of an Indian government health insurance scheme launched in 2007. It allows hospitals and clinics to claim 30,000 rupees ($545/£348) per family when required to treat any of the 60 million people living below the poverty line in India."
Aug 12, 2012 IAS officers urge Andhra CM to act against minister: "Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers Tuesday urged Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy to take action against state minister T.G. Venkatesh for his remark that non-performing public servants should be shot dead in public."
Aug 12, 2012 MCI allowing sub-standard medical colleges: CBI: "The CBI has filed a chargesheet against six medical colleges, saying they were given permission despite flouting norms."
Aug 11, 2012 Odisha: Slum dwellers dig up, eat rotten grain: "Hunger has driven slum dwellers in Odisha to dig up wasted food grain by the Food Corporation of India and eat it for their survival."
Aug 11, 2012 One month on, NU fails to progress in revaluation scam: "Over a month now, there is no headway in the scam where the accused was said to have given illegal benefits to hundreds of engineering students by fraudulently increasing marks under the pretext of revaluation/re-totalling."
Aug 11, 2012 BBC: India minister Shivpal Yadav: 'You can steal a little': "A minister in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh has told officials that they could "steal a little", but should not be "robbing" public funds."
Aug 11, 2012 Graft: Former Kozhikode council in the dock
Aug 10, 2012 Will Shivpal Yadav spell the end of Akhilesh?: "UP CM Akhilesh Yadav's uncle backtracks after embarrassing the government by telling officials 'its ok to steal, but not loot.'"
Aug 10, 2012 Is the railway ticketing system in complete shambles?: "In a shocking revelation, IBN Network and Cobrapost has exposed a nexus between rail ticket touts, police and railway officials wherein the touts are allowed to buy tickets in bulk against false names."
Aug 10, 2012 Exposed: Police, rail staff involved in big ticket scam: "IBN Network and Cobrapost expose how touts, with the help of policemen and officials, get to buy tickets in bulk against false names."
Aug 10, 2012 Corporators hold B'lore to ransom?: "Piles of uncleared garbage across the Bangalore city in the middle of the road neglected and left to raise a stink. This murky affair is a result of power struggle between Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) employees and the Bangalore Metropolitan Task Force (BMTF)."
Aug 10, 2012 Cancer survivor denied promotion: "It is the height of insensitivity- after a 14-year-long battle with throat cancer just when Ramabrahmam thought that life had come back on track, his employer, the Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences, decided to openly discriminate against him by denying him a promotion till he submits a medical certificate .guaranteeing his long-term survival chance."
Aug 10, 2012 Minister gives babus licence to steal: "In outrageous remarks, PWD Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav, uncle of the UP Chief Minister, told officials that they can steal a little of public money if they work hard but they should not behave like dacoits."
Aug 10, 2012 Work hard, steal a little: UP minister to bureaucrats: "Shivpal Yadav told district officials in Etah that it's okay to steal a little but not loot as long as they work hard."
Aug 10, 2012 Shivpal Yadav to babus: 'You can steal', but don't be 'dacoits: "the Uttar Pradesh Public Works Department Minister said, “As long as you work hard and get things done, you can steal a little.”"
Aug 9, 2012 Whose case is the women’s commission taking up?: "These are bizarre recommendations to the state government by the chairperson of Karnataka State Commission for Women (KSCW) C Manjula!"
Aug 9, 2012 Karnataka mining scam may have cost exchequer Rs 50,000 crore: "The scale of the Karnataka mining scam seems to be getting bigger with the estimates of an expert committee suggesting that the alleged robber barons who engaged in illicit mining may have cheated the state of Rs 50,000 crore in taxes and other levies."
Aug 8, 2012 Social welfare scam: FIR filed against 12 officials: "The social welfare department here lodged a criminal case against twelve officials including a former district social welfare officer and three public sector bank managers for their alleged involvement in a multi-crore rupee scam."
Aug 8, 2012 CBI books 2,500 officials for corruption
Aug 8, 2012 Womb scam in Bihar, nursing homes performed hysterectomy on even males and minor girls: "The womb scam by unscrupulous doctors in Bihar has revealed swindling of several crores of rupees of Centre's money through fake hysterectomies (removal of wombs) on even males and minor girls,"
Aug 8, 2012 Womb scam in Bihar, nursing homes performed hysterectomy on even males and minor girls: "The womb scam by unscrupulous doctors in Bihar has revealed swindling of several crores of rupees of Centre's money through fake hysterectomies (removal of wombs) on even males and minor girls,"
Aug 6, 2012 RAW's Beijing chief dismissed: "Initiating a Constitutional provision that enables dismissal of an officer in the interest of the state without enquiry, the Beijing station chief of India's external intelligence agency, RAW, has been summarily sacked."
Aug 6, 2012 CVC recommends penalty against 172 govt officials for graft
Aug 5, 2012 Government mulls action against 127 defaulting IAS officers: "The Centre is considering action against 127 IAS officers for failing to submit their Immovable Property Returns (IPRs) of last year to the government."
Aug 4, 2012 'Tainted' doctor gets plum post: "Mamata Banerjee's government has appointed a doctor convicted by the Supreme Court for medical negligence as the chief adviser on medical issues."
Aug 4, 2012 Palike engineer ‘bleeds’ bankrupt civic agency of Rs 7.6 crore: "Ramesh allegedly allowed the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) to lay cables at ten locations in the City, without collecting the stipulated fee."
Aug 3, 2012 Crorepati Class-IV employee under vigilance scanner: "Despite having a monthly income of only about Rs. 10,000, a Khalasi in the state government's Public Health Engineering department has allegedly ammassed assets worth over Rs. 1.16 crore"
Aug 2, 2012 FIR against builder, bureaucrat in Mumbai land scam
Aug 2, 2012 Excise department officers get bail in corruption case
Aug 2, 2012 No exemption to RAW for HR abuse, corruption: CIC
Aug 2, 2012 CBI frames corruption charges against revenue official
Aug 2, 2012 UP government to sack 25 officers on charges of corruption
Aug 2, 2012 Raid at retired assembly officers residences in Chennai
Aug 2, 2012 ‘Sufficient material against developer, state officials’
Aug 2, 2012 Tamil Nadu transport corporation officials arrested for graft
Aug 2, 2012 205 govt officials under CVC lens for alleged corruption
Aug 2, 2012 J&K HC wants laws to confiscate property of corrupt persons
Aug 2, 2012 Talathi held while accepting bribe: "a talathi of Velha taluka in Pune district while accepting Rs 14,000 as bribe for issuing 7/12 extract or the land ownership document of a land at Vangni"
Aug 2, 2012 Illegal assets of Pali official unearthed: "Three earth-moving machines at Sumerpur, two plots, two apartments and shops in Gujarat's Ahmedabad were allegedly among the properties amassed by the officer."
Aug 2, 2012 Surge in graft plaints in Amravati division
Aug 2, 2012 Corruption plaguing implementation of MNREGA: Govt
Aug 2, 2012 Corruption marring revenue department's efforts
Aug 1, 2012 87 FIRs against IAY scamsters: "Dehti PACS ( Primary Agriculture Co-operative Society ) scam, in which crores were siphoned off involving ex-DMs and DDCs among others"
Aug 1, 2012 Indian Against Corruption members seek officer's removal
Aug 1, 2012 BBC: Hundreds of millions without power in India: ""More than half of India's population has ground to a halt""
Aug 1, 2012 40 officials named in mining report suspended: "The State government has suspended 40 officials and issued show cause notices to 257 others who have been named in Lokayukta report on illegal mining"
Jul 31, 2012 Constable recruitment scam: Government hands over probe to vigilance bureau: "the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was earlier requested to probe the recruitment muddle involving several IPS officers"
Jul 31, 2012 DTE shielding the powerful in bogus marksheet scam?: "Sources revealed Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) was under tremendous pressure from politicians for not taking action against erring engineering colleges where large-scale irregularities related to the scam were found."
Jul 30, 2012 Nagpur University disciplinary commiteee starts enquiry into revaluation, re-totalling scam: "allegedly involving its assistant registrar (Revaluation) Sandhya-Chunodkar-Handa."
Jul 30, 2012 No watchdog to check graft in DGCA: "The ministry of civil aviation has not felt the need to create such a post and monitor DGCA officials despite the civil aviation regulator being plagued by a host of scams including fake pilot licences and officials breaking the law to favour their spouses and children."
Jul 25, 2012 Archaic labour law returns to haunt Indian IT sector: ""This is a retrograde step. This law belongs to the 19th century and does not take into account the ground realities of a globalised world,"", ""Originally, the exemption was secured to stop harassment from the labour department and the inspector raj.""
Jul 23, 2012 Alleged rape in CID custody: NRI woman moves Gujarat HC: "A US-based NRI woman, who had alleged that she was raped by the CID officials and others when she was in the police custody in a land grabbing case"
Jul 22, 2012 West Bengal: Woman raped, buried in shelter home: "Four other women are missing from the shelter since May, presumably dead, as their bodies still haven't been found."

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