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Feb 11, 2014 File FIR on 'gas price collusion' by ministers, RIL: Kejriwal to cops: " the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government on Tuesday directed its anti-corruption branch to file an FIR against oil minister Veerappa Moily, former oil minister Murli Deora, Reliance Industries Ltd boss Mukesh Ambani and the former director-general hydrocarbons V K Sibal under the Prevention of Corruption Act for hatching a "conspiracy" to double gas prices in order to benefit, in the main, RIL."
Feb 10, 2014 Controversial CBI appointment by PMO: "A controversy has erupted over the appointment of an Additional Director in CBI after Government and Central Vigilance Commission(CVC) locked horns over the choice of an officer whose track record was under question."
Feb 8, 2014 Corruption an inescapable reality: "among those who did or were forced to, every two in five pointed the finger at the police. Interestingly, 63.8% of wholesale dealers admitted to paying bribes to the police, compared to only 28.2% of retailers. "The police are so corrupt that they won’t let go of the slightest opportunity to make extra cash,""
Feb 6, 2014 BDO caught taking Rs 3,000 bribe: "Sleuths of Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) caught Block Development Officer (BDO) of Ner Panchayat Samiti of Yavatmal district, Sakharam Isalkar, red-handed on Tuesday evening while accepting a bribe of Rs3,000 from a gram sevak working under him."
Feb 6, 2014 Woman alleges corruption at govt hospital
Feb 5, 2014 The Last Word: Is the PM guilty of packing the Lokpal with Congress loyalists?: "Bharatiya Janata Party continues to oppose government's nominee, senior Supreme Court lawyer Pavani Parameswara Rao, as the chief of anti-corruption body, Lokpal. BJP has said that Rao, nominated by the central government, had fought several cases for the Centre in courts as a result of which could prove to be a partisan."
Jan 30, 2014 FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice?: "Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, 'women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour too play a part. The Delhi gangrape victim could have gone for the 9:00 pm show. Why did she go for the late show?'"
Jan 30, 2014 'Crores lost as corrupt RTO officials ignore overloading'
Jan 30, 2014 Corruption cloud over Air India as senior staff 'grab company flats in posh Delhi areas while renting out their own homes': "The Airline also faces allegations of embezzlement of funds earmarked for flat maintenance"
Jan 30, 2014 Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests clerk for graft: "arrested a junior clerk of a government-run rural hospital in Ratnagiri for demanding a bribe of Rs 2,000."
Jan 30, 2014 Lokayuktya probe against Pankaj Trivedi's brother: "On a day Vyapam scam prime accused Pankaj Trivedi's residential premises in Bhopal and Indore were raided, State Lokayukta's Special Police Establishment (SPE) in a parallel action on Wednesday has initiated a probe into disproportionate assets (DA) of Piyush Trivedi, VC of Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV). "
Jan 29, 2014 Anti-corruption watchdog CVC recovers Rs 200 cr from govt departments
Jan 26, 2014 Spectre of Inspector Raj still looms large: "Rajiv Gandhi had said in 1988 that out of one rupee meant for the poor, only 15 paisa reaches the beneficiary. It remains the case today."
Jan 26, 2014 Senior IAS officer accused of raping civil services aspirant: "A civil services aspirant has accused a senior IAS officer of raping her last year. In her complaint, the woman alleged that the officer, BB Mohanty, had called her to a place in Swej farm and raped her repeatedly on February 17 and 19 last year."
Jan 22, 2014 Goa police write to Delhi CS in corruption case of PWD tenders: "The crime branch of Goa police has issued a letter to Delhi chief secretary Sanjay Srivastava, seeking a clarification from him over the allegation of corruption levelled by former National Students Union of India (NSUI) president Sunil Kawthankar with regard to 258 tenders for road works and misappropriation of government funds to the tune of Rs 300 crore."
Jan 22, 2014 PWD engineers, two others held in Rs 272-cr scam: "after a panel was constituted to probe the scam alleged that works on roads, bridges and culverts were split into hundreds of small contracts, costing less than Rs 20 lakh to get exemption from the Karnataka Transparency Act."
Jan 20, 2014 Sochi 2014: How corrupt officials made India a joke: "Sport in India has only a peripheral connection with athletes; it exists mainly to enrich officials, politicians, contractors and sundry parasites. Each individual sport is a milch cow to be milked dry by the mafia that controls it. Among the leading members of this mafia is the Indian Olympic Association (IOA)."
Jan 20, 2014 Achuthanandan's son faces corruption charges: "The much respected opposition leader is now forced to expel his son from Cantonment House, his official residence and the prodigal son is forced to live in an apartment in Thiruvananthapuram."
Jan 19, 2014 Devyani Khobragade: A Life In Privilege, Corruption And Feudalism: "Devyani Khobragade is a poster child foreverything that is wrong with India’s quotabased reservation system, a feudal and corruptbureaucracy and a society that is atlarge still mired in a feudal outlook. I ambeyond myself for any iota of sympathy forDevyani or the purported outrage to hermodesty. Devyani met her match in PreetBharara. If Bharara did not exist, Devyani,in Bollywood film style, would havestamped into the ground the maid and herfamily. This is not empty conjecture. It iswhat Devyani set out to do."
Jan 18, 2014 DJB suspends 14 engineers for corruption: " Delhi Jal Board (DJB) suspended 14 engineers on Saturday after CBI registered a case of cheating and forgery against them in the supply of sewerage equipment to DJB."
Jan 16, 2014 RK Singh targeting Shinde as he's a Dalit: SC/ST panel Vice Chairman: "Scheduled Caste Commission Vice Chairman Dr Raj Kumar Virka has said that action must be taken against Former Home Secretary RK Singh for making allegations against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Virka has accused RK Singh of targeting Shinde for being a Dalit and violating the Official Secrets Act. "
Jan 16, 2014 Devyani Khobragade: Indictment: "Full text of the grand jury charges in United States of America Vs Devyani Khobragade"
Jan 16, 2014 Lid blown off fertilizer fraud: "Norwegian fertilizer giant Yara illegally paid $1million to a top Indian bureaucrat’s son in return for his helping it secure a joint venture with Kribhco, documents made available by Norwegian prosecutors to “The Hindu” show."
Jan 15, 2014 Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar set to axe 576 govt staffers on corruption charges: "DGP Abhyananad said 55 police officers faced corruption charges last year and 42 of them had already been dismissed. He said the agents and touts would also face action and their properties attached under the Money Laundering Act."
Jan 15, 2014 India facing tax terrorism: Narendra Modi: "BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for a viable tax model in the country saying that the country was presently facing tax terrorism."
Jan 13, 2014 Corruption affecting investment: NEA: "Suspecting fraudulent practices by several government departments in issuing due-recovery notices to buyers of second-hand properties well past the execution of transfer memoranda"
Jan 13, 2014 Shiv Sena slams Devyani's father for criticising Marathi media: "The Shiv Sena has criticised the father of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, Uttam Khobragade, in its mouthpiece Saamna, for criticising the Marathi media. The Saamna editorial has slammed Khobragade for his outburst against the Marathi media branding it casteist."
Jan 13, 2014 Should taxpayers foot the bill for diplomats' helps?: "the MEA has been pushing the Union finance ministry for the last few years to agree to give ‘India-based domestic servants’ full time government employee status. In other words, the government would be paying for the household help who don’t do State-related work."
Jan 12, 2014 Taxmen's boss rues over in-house corruption: ""The taxes are extracted promptly but when it comes to payment of refunds, the taxpayer has to run from pillar to post. The very taxpayer whom you are supposed to serve, stands waiting outside your cabins while you sip tea inside. There are certain black sheep who think that colonial era is still here," Sharma lashed out. Such people meet with tragic end. Such that when caught they face immense social disgrace,"
Jan 12, 2014 CVC recommends penalty against 97 bank officials for corruption: "a highest of 27 are working in Dena Bank, 13 in Bank of Baroda, 11 in Central Bank of India, ten in State Bank of India, eight in Punjab National Bank, seven in Andhra Bank, five in Industrial Development Bank of India and four each in Allahabad Bank and Bank of Maharashtra."
Jan 12, 2014 ACB registers 23 corruption cases in 2013: " The ACB is also conducting an inquiry against Chandrakant 'Babu' Kavlekar, current MLA of Qupem constituency, for "amassing wealth through corrupt means from an unknown source by investing 5.54 crore". ACB has also filed two charge-sheets against lady police sub-inspector Sandhya Gupta, police constable Rajesh allies Raju Warang and civil supplies inspector Jercy Pinto."
Jan 12, 2014 MMC officials, UDC booked in separate corruption cases: "chief officer of the Mormugao Municipal Council (MMC), then chairperson of the MMC, other MMC officials, including the proprietor of Raj Traders, Mapusa, have been booked for the purchase of a refuse collector without following due procedure."
Jan 12, 2014 14 more maids in US, threat of Devyani rerun looms: "There are 14 domestic servants employed by Indian diplomats in the US, not to speak of a larger number in European countries."
Jan 7, 2014 Durga 2.0: IPS officer transferred for booking corrupt: "arrested four officials of the Port Blair Municipal Council for the purchase of electrical items at exorbitant rates. She later arrested four more, including a traffic police sub-inspector, for taking bribes."
Jan 7, 2014 Mumbai: Devyani Khobragade's father holds march outside US Consulate: "The father of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has led a march outside the American Consulate in Mumbai to protest against the treatment meted out by US the authorities to her."
Jan 7, 2014 Sarpanch held for accepting 5k bribe: "Mohitkar purposely delayed the procedure for a few months. Later, Mohitkar called Shendre and demanded 5,000 bribe to get his work done fast."
Jan 7, 2014 Corruption sharpest weapon of exploitation: Court: "Ghosh, a senior manager at MSTC Limited, a public sector company, was held guilty for demanding a bribe of Rs 3 lakh in 2007 from Piyush Luharuwalla whose company, Karishma Enterprises, had applied for allotment of metal lots to MSTC. Luharuwalla said Ghosh had told him he would favour his company during allotment of metal lots if he gives him the money."
Jan 5, 2014 PAs stay put in departments, breed corruption: "The arrest of Mayank Shrotiya, personal assistant of public relations minister Rajendra Shukla, by the Lokayukta police for accepting a bribe of Rs 2,000, on a day when chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan declared 'zero tolerance' towards corruption, has taken government brass by surprise."
Jan 5, 2014 CBI probing alleged corruption in Railways' VIP quota tickets: "On an average day, as many as 35,000 tickets in various classes of all trains that originate from Delhi or cross the city are reserved under the emergency quota which is also known as VIP or Headquarters quota."
Jan 5, 2014 Know how Indian diplomats and spies were trapped by outsiders: "In the past few decades, several top Indian officials have been accused of leaking sensitive information or falling into honey trap."
Jan 1, 2014 Baby burns to death in Meerut hospital: "In a shocking incident of alleged medical negligence in Meerut in UP, a seven-day old baby died in a hospital after suffering 60 per cent burns due to an overheated incubator. The anguished and distressed family alleges criminal medical negligence on part of the medical staff. However, the staff has cited mechanical fault in the accident. Meanwhile, the hospital has constituted a probe team into the matter."
Jan 1, 2014 BBMP bill scam of over 6 cr comes to light: "executive engineer of the Palike’s road infrastructure division B G Raghavendra Prasad, accounts superintendent K S Padmavathi and first division clerk Mayanna have made payments of Rs 6 crore to a contractor by ignoring serious observations by the BBMP chief engineer about the quality of the road-laying work in three zones of Mahadevapura, Dasarahalli and Byatarayanapura."
Dec 30, 2013 FIR against Churchill, PWD engineer, others for corruption: "The crime branch has filed a first information report (FIR) against former Congress PWD minister Churchill Alemao, PWD executive engineer P T Parkar, and other government servants and contractors for alleged corruption with regard to 258 tenders for road works and misappropriation of government funds to the tune of 300crore."
Dec 30, 2013 Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Vedic University chancellor arrested for sexually abusing woman in MP: "Verma promoted her husband and in return he sexually abused her. Later, the couple was fired from the university."
Dec 29, 2013 Babus enjoy bribes, country bears cost: "Bureaucrats, with the blessings of their political masters, are an expert in extracting their pound of flesh. It does not matter to them if national interests are damned in the process"
Dec 27, 2013 Sting operation showing burning of files proof of corruption: Kejriwal: "Kejriwal said it was the Chief Secretary's responsibility to take care of all the files before a new government took charge"
Dec 27, 2013 Babudom
Dec 26, 2013 I am the first CM who wants honest officials, all others look for corrupt people: Kejriwal: "said there would be no VIPs at the ceremony and "everyone is invited"."
Dec 25, 2013 Gujarat University ex-VC accused of corruption: "alleged rampant corruption by former vice-chancellor Adesh Pal in awarding the printing of answer sheets and supplementary sheets."
Dec 25, 2013 Civil hospital doctor caught taking bribe: "demanded Rs 5,000 to issue a bed rest certificate."
Dec 25, 2013 Corrupt Youngsters Eye Government Jobs In India: Study: ""Importantly, we show that cheating on this task is also predictive of fraudulent behaviors by real government officials,""
Dec 25, 2013 People allege large scale corruption in education department: "officials of education department being mired in corruption resulting the decline in the quality of education , particularly imparted to children in government run schools."
Dec 25, 2013 Corruption in education department alleged: ""Officials who have misused Rs 8 crore in the works taken up under Green Board and Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan schemes have been promoted,""
Dec 25, 2013 Corrupt Bangalore in need of a moral makeover?: "A recent report found that Bangalore is the most corrupt city in the country."
Dec 25, 2013 Indian Agency Names Trio in Corruption Investigation: "India's top criminal investigation agency named an official of State Bank of India, a former executive at the bank and a businessman in a corruption case for allegedly colluding to profit from a large bank loan."
Dec 24, 2013 Bengal IAS officer held for corruption, arresting cop removed: "IAS officer Godala Kiran Kumar, posted as the district magistrate of West Bengal's Malda district, was arrested Saturday on the charge of siphoning funds from the Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) while serving as its CEO. Within few hours of the arrest, Siliguri Police Commissioner K. Jayaraman was removed from his post for "exceeding his power" and making the arrest without informing the Mamata Banerjee-led state government."
Dec 24, 2013 Two corrupt officials defame Lok Adalat: "An assistant revenue officer and a supervisor of Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) were caught red-handed while accepting bribe during ‘Mega Lok Adalat’, organised to grant amnesty to defaulters."
Dec 24, 2013 India ill-prepared to fight corruption: "The arrest of a senior executive of a public sector bank on bribery charges puts the spotlight on a more effective whistle-blower policy and stricter anti-graft laws"
Dec 24, 2013 Shocking: Indian truckers pay Rs 22,000 cr bribes a year on roads: "A study conducted across a dozen major transport hubs covering over 1,200 truck drivers has revealed that in 60% cases, cops and officials extort money from truckers by stopping them without giving a reason."
Dec 22, 2013 BJP MPs seek probe into Robert Vadra's land deals in Rajasthan: "the state government would acquire over 1,000 acres of land purchased by Vadra in western Rajasthan and return them to farmers."
Dec 22, 2013 Air India to sell 7 Dreamliners to raise $840 million: "The carrier has already taken the delivery of 11 Dreamliners and three more are expected to join the fleet by March of next year."
Dec 21, 2013 MEA 'bent' rules to favour Devyani Khobragade: "Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade had been a go-getter right from the day she entered Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and got what she wanted, thanks to her 'influential' IAS father and benevolent political connections."
Dec 21, 2013 Anti-Corruption Bureau raids checkposts on national highways: "recovered Rs 7 lakh unaccounted money from the staff."
Dec 21, 2013 Silence of Rahul, Sonia, Manmohan reason for all scams: BJP: "The Adarsh Society was originally meant to be a six-storey housing facility for Kargil war heroes and war widows. It was, however, converted into a 100-metre-tall building and apartments in it were allocated to serving bureaucrats, senior army commanders and relatives of senior politicians."
Dec 20, 2013 Thane anti-corruption bureau nabs two for graft: "the two bailiffs sought a bribe of Rs 5,000 each. Nunif filed a complain with the ACB, who laid a trap and nabbed the duo."
Dec 19, 2013 MCI cause of corruption in Indian healthcare: Kunal Saha
Dec 19, 2013 Violation of US law must be dealth accordingly, says lawyer: "Martina Vandenberg, a lawyer representing domestic workers in the United States of America, defended US authorities over the arrest of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade by saying that diplomats are not allowed to underpay their domestic workers and they cannot also lie to the authorities to get a visa."
Nov 19, 2013 Cheating students more likely to want government jobs, study finds: "Students who apparently cheated were 6.3% more likely to say they wanted to work in government, the researchers found. “Overall, we find that dishonest individuals -- as measured by the dice task -- prefer to enter government service,”"
Nov 15, 2013 Sinha blames corruption for Jharkhand's backwardness: "Hinting at the mines scam in the state involving former CM Madhu Koda, he said it were bureaucrats who swallowed more money than Koda. He questioned the CBI why they selected only the polititians for inquiry ignoring the role of such incompetent officials."
Nov 14, 2013 Is Sachin's last Test a social occasion for VIPs?: "On the day when batting genius Sachin Tendulkar is playing his farewell Test match at his home turf, Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, CNN-IBN found out that several touts were selling complimentary club tickets at exhorbitant rates in black. The touts were caught on camera saying that the price could go as high as Rs 10,000- Rs 15,000 once India bats."
Nov 14, 2013 Unnao gold hunt: ASI 'learns lifetime lesson', calls off digging: ""There is no shortcut to professional archaeology. ASI will never carry out excavation to fulfil someone's dream,""
Nov 13, 2013 Award winning SHO arrested for corruption: "Sanjiv Goyal had taken Rs 80,000 from Sangrur resident Karnail Singh for solving a case. Apart from the SHO, head constable Davinder Singh had also taken Rs 55,000 for the same case. Bank manager Devi Lal had mediated for the deal."
Nov 13, 2013 Award winning SHO arrested for corruption: "Sanjiv Goyal had taken Rs 80,000 from Sangrur resident Karnail Singh for solving a case. Apart from the SHO, head constable Davinder Singh had also taken Rs 55,000 for the same case. Bank manager Devi Lal had mediated for the deal."
Nov 13, 2013 CBI's law officer sentenced to 3 yrs jail in corruption case: "for demanding bribe from a person in return for favouring him in an inquiry against him."
Nov 13, 2013 Campa Cola stand off: Are citizens paying a price for the builder-politician-official nexus?: "The stand-off between the Mumbai Police and the residents of the Campa Cola housing society took an ugly turn on Tuesday as the residents refused to let go of their homes, where they have been living for over 20 years. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials have now threatened to disconnect power and water supplies to the illegal flats in the Campa Cola society in Worli."
Nov 12, 2013 Rajiv Gandhi told me to use arms deal payoffs for party funds: Ex-CBI chief: "Rajiv, he says, had come to know that some senior officers of the armed forces had been surreptitiously collecting huge amounts of money as "commissions" in most defence purchases, quite often in connivance with some ministers, middlemen and civilian officers as well."
Nov 9, 2013 Government asking us not to return home: Muzaffarnagar riot-hit: "Dozens of Muzaffarnagar riots survivors took to the streets here on Saturday to protest alleged attempts to pressurize them into declaring they will not return to their villages and give up claims over their properties in lieu of Rs 5 lakh compensation."
Nov 9, 2013 Just 5,000 tickets available for Sachin fans in Mumbai: "Around 17,000 tickets will be distributed to cricket clubs affiliated to the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA), which is hosting the match. Of the remaining, as many as 8,000 tickets will be given “complimentary” to sponsors and government bodies, including the municipality and the police."
Nov 8, 2013 Anti-corruption teams pull off midnight bust: "Directorate of vigilance and anti-corruption (DVAC) sleuths raided a sub-registrar's office in Guduvanchery on GST Road on Thursday evening and arrested 12 people, including three women touts, and seized nearly 2 lakh in unaccounted money. This included 22,800 that an employee threw out of the window."
Nov 6, 2013 I-T dept releases Rs 400 crore belonging to Mayawati’s brother: "In yet another relief to BSP boss Mayawati, the income tax department has released Rs 400 crore in fixed deposits belonging to her brother Anand Kumar and his group of companies, holding the money to be legit."
Nov 4, 2013 3 executives, banker convicted in graft case
Nov 4, 2013 Corruption in health department: Congress: "The health department is a hotbed of corruption with patients being diverted to private hospitals"
Nov 2, 2013 30 Minutes: Why is Mumbai crumbling?: "CNN-IBN brings you how builder-politician-bureaucrat nexus is choking Mumbai and why housing policies like slum, clusters redevelopment have failed?"
Nov 2, 2013 Drunk men banged on my door, I hid, escaped at night, Singer Sona Mohapatra describes her Kota ordeal: "All because, she alleges, she did not oblige a senior Rajasthan IAS officer J C Mohanty by meeting him and his wife at the Commissionr's bungalow."
Oct 31, 2013 NRHM scam: HC grants bail to ex-Principal Secretary of UP: "The Allahabad High Court today granted “short term bail of six months” to ailing senior IAS officer Pradeep Shukla, who is in jail in connection with alleged irregularities in the implementation of the NRHM."
Oct 30, 2013 Lokayukta raids unearth assets worth crores: "The officers are: H Srinivas, junior engineer in Davangere, Shankarappa K Halli, chief labour welfare officer in Hubli, Veerabhadra, assistant executive engineer in Gescom and H D Mohan Kumar, a teacher in Government Primary School in Periyapatna."
Oct 29, 2013 At Unnao, ASI has nothing to show except how it buried rulebook: "Eleven days after it rushed to dig for gold that a sadhu saw in his dreams, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) hit loose stones in one of the trenches in Daundiya Kheda"
Oct 29, 2013 ASI finds no gold at Unnao fort, stops excavation: "After weeks of digging in Unnao, the Archaeological Survey of India has finally given up. It has found not an ounce of gold at the historic fort in Unnao despite having gone on an extensive dig after a seer claimed to have dreamt of 1,000 tonnes beneath the surface."
Oct 29, 2013 Too many corruption cases, too few convictions: "With corruption forming the nerve center of government and public functioning, as many as 1,202 gazetted officers were found to be involved in corrupt practices across the country in 2012; of these, just 88 were dismissed from services."
Oct 29, 2013 Swiss extradite businessman: "Investigations in Italy and elsewhere in Europe over the past months have indicated that AgustaWestland and parent company Finmeccanica may have paid bribes to secure the contract for the supply of 12 helicopters meant to ferry the Indian president, prime minister and other VVIPs."
Oct 28, 2013 Scams afflict NMC health dept but officials immune: "The Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) administration has come under scanner for not initiating action against health department officials involved in major irregularities, including road sweeping machine and aiwajdar recruitment scams."
Oct 27, 2013 Anti-corruption bureau's clerk booked for harassment: "for allegedly outraging the modesty of a senior woman clerk from the same department."
Oct 27, 2013 Former CFSL scientists convicted in corruption case: "for giving incorrect forensic opinion to falsely implicate a person in a civil suit."
Oct 27, 2013 Clerk caught taking bribe in Pune: "from the tehsil office at Indapur and a fair price shop owner for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 4,500."
Oct 27, 2013 Court sentences two Central Forensic Science Laboratory scientists in corruption case: "A Delhi court today sentenced two former Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) scientists in CBI to varying jail terms for giving incorrect forensic opinion to falsely implicate a person in a civil suit."
Oct 27, 2013 India too corrupt for foreign investment: "Laws like the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of the US are increasingly making it difficult for India to absorb foreign direct investment. In India, where the political system is financed almost exclusively by the proceeds of corruption, facilitated by civil servants who are suborned in the process, no company can operate without greasing a palm here or shelling out unaccounted amounts there for purchasing real estate."
Oct 27, 2013 Pervasive greed: "Where does corruption start in India? Is it top-down or bottom-up? My worry is that in destroying the old hierarchical"
Oct 27, 2013 A bureaucracy that governs, not reigns: "Its poor performance contributes to India's governance problem."
Oct 27, 2013 'Corrupt babu' charged: "A chargesheet has been filed against an inspector working at the Quepem mamlatdar office (civil supplies section) for demanding a bribe of 1,000 from a resident of Cacora, in South Goa."
Oct 26, 2013 ACB reports eight cases in two days: "In two days, ACB has managed to trap municipal corporation officials, revenue department officials, irrigation department officials, police personnel and forest department officials."

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