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Jul 7, 2011 2G scam - Is CBI gunning for Tata, Ambani next? : "a case against Anil Ambani, and perhaps Ratan Tata, may be imminent"
Jul 7, 2011 Bokaro Steel shames VVIP squatters: "Bokaro Steel today published a notice in newspapers, asking as many as 14 high-profile individuals, including senior politicians like deputy chief minister Hemant Soren, to vacate within two days PSU quarters they have been occupying illegally for years. Apart from Hemant, among the others named in the notice were his brother Basant, Bokaro MLA Samresh Singh, Chandankyari MLA Umakant Rajak and Vishrampur MLA Chandrashekhar Dubey."
Jul 7, 2011 Arun Jaitley blames PM for Maran's induction: "Union Minister of Textiles Dayanidhi Maran resigned from Union Cabinet on Thursday following allegations that he arm-twisted Aircel owner C Sivasankarn to sell his 74 per cent stake to Maxis group of Malaysia."
Jul 7, 2011 Govt paralysis fuelling flight of capital, says Deepak Parekh: ""The government's come to a halt. Bureaucrats, bankers, everybody's scared to take decisions." The next thing he'll tell you: "We are now looking at investing abroad rather than in India.""
Jul 6, 2011 CII frames code of business ethics for its members
Jul 6, 2011 Air India demands VVIP dues from govt: "Air India has approached the government to recover money owed on VVIP operations. The government owes Air India Rs 1,222 crore for the year 2010-2011."
Jul 3, 2011 Sun TV MD arrested in cheating case: "Sun TV is owned by Kalanithi Maran, brother of DMK leader and union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran."
Jul 3, 2011 Sun Pictures COO arrested over cash transaction: "Sun Pictures is owned by Kalanidhi Maran, brother of Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran."
Jul 2, 2011 Is India going off track or staying on course?
Jul 1, 2011 Coal India's Overseas Plans on Hold : "the coal ministry directed Coal India to invest only in listed overseas companies to improve transparency."
Jul 1, 2011 UK anti-bribery law to cover Indian firms: "Bribery picks the pocket of every Indian.”"
Jul 1, 2011 CBI searches ex-regulator's home in RIL costs enquiry: Src: "The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) searched the house of a former upstream regulator on Friday, the first investigative action after the CAG said in a report there may have been inflated costs for some of Reliance Industries ' exploration activities."
Jul 1, 2011 Sibal cuts RCom penalties by crores after rural switchoff: "Sibal has whittled down the penalty of Rs 50 crore per circle proposed by the administrator of the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF) to a few lakhs for violating its contract to provide mobile services in rural areas. For 13 circles, the fine could have added up to Rs 650 crore."
UK Bribery Act may put additional pressure on some Indian companies: ""a¦Companies must, therefore, ensure that they have performed an enterprise wide corruption risk assessment."
Corruption in India hindering investments: US official
Indian investors wary of 'political' stocks
Corporate nexus in Karuna TV bailout: "Rs 200 cr paid to Kalaignar TV to return kickback to DB Realty"
4 pvt firms helped Kalaignar TV repay Swan's Rs 200 cr: CBI: "the CBI has now reached at the doors of four private companies including UB Group and India Cements. "
Corruption in India hindering investments: US official
Difficult to achieve divestment target in FY12: Analysts: "FIIs are not enthused about the India growth story due to various scams being unearthed, and the inertia with respect to government policies."
India's economy skids as leaders sleep at the wheel: "Foreign direct investment fell 28.5 percent in 2010/11, while India's main stock index has fallen nearly 12 percent since mid-November, when the corruption scandals began to unravel."
Air India faces turbulent flight to survival: "Air India, a relic of state ownership threatened by losses, bloated costs and more nimble rivals, needs to secure a massive debt and operational overhaul if it is to survive in a market growing at 20 per cent a year."
Will probe Reliance gas deal with open mind: Oil Minister
cag report: fallout A Rigged Pipeline: "The petroleum ministry is accused of a Mukesh Ambani bias"
FIIs get edgy on India investment: "Over the last few months, India has witnessed a series of arrests of high-profile people, including former ministers and MPs, for their alleged involvement in a number of scams. This has taken a heavy toll on the Congress-led UPA government with even its own ministers admitting governance deficit, and there is a near-total policy freeze. "
Corruption poses major challenge for Indian companies: US diplomat: "A senior US diplomat Friday quoting a World Bank report to say that corruption and lack of transparency posed major challenges to Indian companies."
'Crony capitalism deal between Oil ministry, RIL'
Investors play a waiting game as India battles corruption, inflation
Political inaction leaves Indian economy rudderless: "INDIA'S central government, convulsed by a series of corruption scandals"
How to fix corruption issues in India's real estate sector
Corruption still a major problem for Canadian trade dreams in India
Dayanidhi Maran forced me to sell stake: Aircel promoter
CBI searches premises of MTNL and HCL officials
SBI breaches RBI norms on RIL exposure again
2G scam: ED likely to attach DB Realty's assets: "CBI proposal to the ED is essentially to recover Rs 200 crore that DB Realty allegedly paid as bribe to Kalaignar TV."
Govt favoured RIL in K-G deal: CAG report : "The CAG report states that the govt favoured Mukesh Ambani and the exchequer bore the loss."
OECD prescribes remedy for tackling corruption in India
India Inc. finds India hostile
Scams have hobbled reforms and economic growth is in peril: ET Survey
China Post - India firms lose faith in government: survey
Absence of governance & reforms hurts India Inc
The Business podcast: Corruption and wealth in the new India
ABC of new Indian economy: "A: Aam aadmi", "B: Black money", "C: Corruption"
Plumber gets Rs 6.5cr I-T notice
Airtel tops in consumer complaints list
‘German firms feel India’s image dented by scams’
Goin’ The Way Of The Ostrich : "Public fury and government reaction has the corporate sector burying its heads in the sand", "Attack on Crony Capital", "Corporates have climbed from 7th/8th on the corruption perception index of media thinktank CMS, to a higher 3rd/4th position. "
ED files case against Amar, Big B gets notice: "The ED had started an investigation into six fake companies in which Amitabh Bachchan is a major shareholder along with Amar Singh and his wife Pankaja."
Airlines in India disallow blind from flying: "Jet Airways stopped Preeti from boarding its flight all because she is blind."
Aircel licences under CBI scanner
Sun TV, SpiceJet tumble on bourses over telecom lawsuit report
RBI Tells Banks to Step Up Fight Against Corruption
Now, Bollywood biggie Karim Morani lands in jail
2G scam: Order reserved on Kanimozhi's bail plea, Karim Morani sent to jail: ""Cineyug Films Director Karim Morani, an accused in the 2G spectrum case, was on Monday arrested and taken into judicial custody", "The CBI had alleged that Morani took six crore for facilitating the Rs 200 crore transaction.""
2G: CBI seeks info on RCom from Mauritius: ""The noose is tightening around Reliance Communications and Loop telecom in the 2G scam. ""