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Centre gets over 46,000 corruption-related public grievances, maximum against DFS
India

Centre gets over 46,000 corruption-related public grievances, maximum against DFS

These complaints were received through the Centralised Public Grievance Redress and Monitoring System (CPGRAMS), an online system that allows citizens to raise complaints against government departments

Public sector insurers incur Rs 26,364 crore loss in health portfolio during 2016-2017 and 2020 to 2021
Business

Public sector insurers incur Rs 26,364 crore loss in health portfolio during 2016-2017 and 2020 to 2021

As per the CAG report, the IT systems in PSU insurers lacked appropriate validation checks and controls, resulting in lapses such as multiple settlement of claims and excess payment over and above the sum insured among others

Bihar prepared PMGSY budget 2020-21 without any planning: CAG
India

Bihar prepared PMGSY budget 2020-21 without any planning: CAG

National Quality Monitoring found that 1,029 road and bridge projects were in the category of "unsatisfactory" during a period of five years till 2020-21, the Comptroller and Auditor General said in its report

CAG slams Bihar govt for failing to utilise funds under 'Namami Gange' programme
India

CAG slams Bihar govt for failing to utilise funds under 'Namami Gange' programme

Around Rs 684 crore, meant to be used under the scheme in a span of four financial years, was left untouched by the Bihar State Ganga River Conservation and Programme Management Society

Audit Diwas: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue at CAG office
India

Audit Diwas: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue at CAG office

He said while institutions lose relevance after a few decades, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India is a heritage and every generation should cherish it

Govt received Rs 36,709 cr from 100 PSUs in 2018-19; net worth of 77 companies totally eroded in losses: CAG
India

Govt received Rs 36,709 cr from 100 PSUs in 2018-19; net worth of 77 companies totally eroded in losses: CAG

The report also said there were 157 Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) that incurred losses during 2018-19. The losses amounted to Rs 37,310 crore compared to Rs 41,180 crore in 2017-18

CAG Recruitment 2021: Vacancies open for 10,811 auditor and accountant posts; apply at cag.gov.in
India

CAG Recruitment 2021: Vacancies open for 10,811 auditor and accountant posts; apply at cag.gov.in

In order to be eligible to apply, all the candidates must have a graduation degree from any recognised board, or university or any equivalent institution

Doctors, nurses not the first to go on strike; Delhi's municipal corporations have a history of playing politics over salary dues
India

Doctors, nurses not the first to go on strike; Delhi's municipal corporations have a history of playing politics over salary dues

If one does the math, for a population of roughly 2 crore, at a rate of Rs 488 per person leading to an annual funding requirement of Rs 1,150 crore, the Delhi MCDs should be demanding at least Rs 12,000 crore from the Central Government

CAG report confirms what critics accuse Modi govt of: being opaque, window-dressing a lot
India

CAG report confirms what critics accuse Modi govt of: being opaque, window-dressing a lot

The Modi government should look into the mirror the CAG has held up, reboot, be humble and start working harder in areas it has failed in.

Maharashtra's Jalyukt Shivar scheme had little impact on increasing groundwater levels, finds CAG study
India

Maharashtra's Jalyukt Shivar scheme had little impact on increasing groundwater levels, finds CAG study

A sum of Rs 9633.75 crore was spent on the scheme, a flagship programme of the Devendra Fadnavis government (2014- 19) that sought to make Maharashtra a drought-free state

Rahul Gandhi attacks govt over Rafale deal; BJP hits back, says Congress leader welcome to fight 2024 election on it
Politics

Rahul Gandhi attacks govt over Rafale deal; BJP hits back, says Congress leader welcome to fight 2024 election on it

Rahul Gandhi claimed 'money was stolen from the Indian exchequer in Rafale' and also quoted Mahatma Gandhi

GC Murmu appointed new CAG in place of Rajiv Mehrishi, will take oath on Saturday
India

GC Murmu appointed new CAG in place of Rajiv Mehrishi, will take oath on Saturday

Murmu served as the first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir after it was made a Union tTerritory last year

CAG appeals to SC to recuse its nominee from BCCI's apex council and IPL's governing council
First Cricket News

CAG appeals to SC to recuse its nominee from BCCI's apex council and IPL's governing council

CAG, in its application, has sought modification of the 18 July, 2016 order by which the apex court had accepted the recommendations of Justice RM Lodha committee

DRDO Decay Part 2: Rechristened with fancy names, drone projects drain exchequer; paltry inventory hardly enthuses forces
India

DRDO Decay Part 2: Rechristened with fancy names, drone projects drain exchequer; paltry inventory hardly enthuses forces

There are many other examples which the audit believes has been no less than huge disappointment for the user agencies as well as research and development scenarios in the country.

CAG nominee on BCCI Apex Council Alka Rehani Bhardwaj wants early meeting to discuss conflict of interest complaints
First Cricket News

CAG nominee on BCCI Apex Council Alka Rehani Bhardwaj wants early meeting to discuss conflict of interest complaints

Alka Rehani Bhardwaj, the CAG nominee to the BCCI Apex Council, has called for a meeting of the powerful body at the earliest to "discuss" multiple conflict of interest complaints filed by MPCA life member Sanjeev Gupta.

ED questions P Chidambaram in UPA-era scam involving purchase of aircraft for Air India, irregularities in fixing air slots
India

ED questions P Chidambaram in UPA-era scam involving purchase of aircraft for Air India, irregularities in fixing air slots

Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram was on Friday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate for about six hours in connection with a money-laundering probe into an alleged aviation scam said to have occurred during the UPA dispensation, officials said

Bankers’ 3Cs phobia: More persons should be brought on board loan panels to make lending a responsible task
Business

Bankers’ 3Cs phobia: More persons should be brought on board loan panels to make lending a responsible task

Banks must involve the officials involved in the loan sanctioning process in the recovery or collection process as well..

Daily Bulletin: All four accused in Hyderabad rape, murder case killed in police encounter; Ajit Pawar gets clean chit in Vidarbha irrigation probe; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: All four accused in Hyderabad rape, murder case killed in police encounter; Ajit Pawar gets clean chit in Vidarbha irrigation probe; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: All four accused in Hyderabad rape and murder case killed in police encounter; Narendra Modi, Amit Shah to attend top police officials' conference in Pune today; and more

NCP leader Ajit Pawar gets clean chit from Maharashtra's Anti-Corruption Bureau in multi-crore Vidarbha irrigation scam
India

NCP leader Ajit Pawar gets clean chit from Maharashtra's Anti-Corruption Bureau in multi-crore Vidarbha irrigation scam

Maharashtra's anti-corruption bureau (ACB) has cleared National Conference Party's leader Ajit Pawar of allegations in an irrigation scam case in an affidavit submitted in the court