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Doctors, nurses not the first to go on strike; Delhi's municipal corporations have a history of playing politics over salary dues
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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 says offset obligations under Rafale deal yet to be fulfilled; 'opening can of worms?' asks Congress' P Chidambaram
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CAG says offset obligations under Rafale deal yet to be fulfilled; 'opening can of worms?' asks Congress' P Chidambaram

The Dassault Aviation is the manufacturer of the Rafale jets while MBDA supplied the missile systems for the aircraft

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

India's 40% environment-related crimes reported from Rajasthan in 2014-16, violation of Forest Conservation Act tops chart: CAG
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India's 40% environment-related crimes reported from Rajasthan in 2014-16, violation of Forest Conservation Act tops chart: CAG

It pointed out that tourist activities in Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve (RTR) and Sariska Tiger Reserve (STR) could not be regulated in the absence of local advisory committee (LAC) which caused disturbance to wild animals

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

DRDO Decay Part 1: Keeping end users in dark, poor planning, flouting of SOPs hurt UAV projects, reveals CAG test audit
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DRDO Decay Part 1: Keeping end users in dark, poor planning, flouting of SOPs hurt UAV projects, reveals CAG test audit

A test audit report by the Comptroller and Auditor General examining the working of Aeronautical Development Establishment reveals that the lab is taking up projects aimlessly without any focus and priority, spending money on research which has been abandoned without completion.

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

'Akash missile system can't be trusted during war': Degraded by govt defence agencies, loopholes in strategic weapon system threaten national security
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'Akash missile system can't be trusted during war': Degraded by govt defence agencies, loopholes in strategic weapon system threaten national security

A Firstpost investigation revealed that the incidents were followed by other squadrons reporting frequent unserviceability of mobile surface-to-air Akash Missile system and long duration downtime, which means that the missiles are dysfunctional and may not be cocked and loaded against enemy in contingency.

CoA chief Vinod Rai on Sourav Ganguly's appointment as BCCI president, differences with Diana Edulji and more
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CoA chief Vinod Rai on Sourav Ganguly's appointment as BCCI president, differences with Diana Edulji and more

Vinod Rai speaks to PTI on a range of issues from giving a free hand to the Virat Kohli-Ravi Shastri duo, Anil Kumble's exit as national coach, his frosty relationship with colleague Diana Edulji and more

I-T Dept conducts search operation across Mumbai and Pune at more than 40 premises of prominent real estate group
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I-T Dept conducts search operation across Mumbai and Pune at more than 40 premises of prominent real estate group

Teams from the Income Tax department on Tuesday carried out searches and surveys at the premises of five real-estate firms, including Hubtown

Over 31000 film reels at National Films Archives of India have been lost or destroyed, states CAG report
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Over 31000 film reels at National Films Archives of India have been lost or destroyed, states CAG report

The Department of Audit and Accounts under CAG had carried out a test check of records maintained by the Director of NFAI between 1 May, 2015 and 30 September, 2017.

Maharashtra Assembly approves interim budget without debate; reports of CAG, PAC also tabled
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Maharashtra Assembly approves interim budget without debate; reports of CAG, PAC also tabled

State finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar on Wednesday presented an interim budget for 2019-20 having an estimated revenue deficit of Rs 19,784 crore

Narendra Modi trying to tear apart Constitution, destroy democracy: Arvind Kejriwal at AAP's mega rally in Delhi
Politics

Narendra Modi trying to tear apart Constitution, destroy democracy: Arvind Kejriwal at AAP's mega rally in Delhi

There were many Opposition leaders present at Kejriwal's rally, which included West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu.

CAG report highlights delivery of Rafale aircraft 'faster by a month' in current inter-governmental agreement
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CAG report highlights delivery of Rafale aircraft 'faster by a month' in current inter-governmental agreement

The CAG report highlights that according to the original schedule offered by Dassault Aviation 18 aircraft were to be delivered between 37 to 50 months of signing of the contract. The next 18 were to be licensed produced in Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and delivered between 49 to 72 months

CAG report on Rafale: Jaitley claims lies of 'mahajhootbandhan' stand exposed; Rahul says Anil Ambani 'only reason' for new deal
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CAG report on Rafale: Jaitley claims lies of 'mahajhootbandhan' stand exposed; Rahul says Anil Ambani 'only reason' for new deal

Questioning the credibility of the CAG report on Rafale, the Congress tweeted: "This is the first time in history that a CAG report to Parliament has redacted numbers."

CAG report on Rafale says NDA deal 2.86% cheaper than UPA's: Jaitley asks how democracy can punish those who consistently lie
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CAG report on Rafale says NDA deal 2.86% cheaper than UPA's: Jaitley asks how democracy can punish those who consistently lie

In the Rafale deal signed in 2016, the country's top auditor said that compared to the 126 aircraft deal of the UPA, India managed to save 17.08% money for the India Specific Enhancements in the 36 Rafale contract done by the Narendra Modi government

Rafale deal updates: How many lies to sustain 'sinking dynasty' asks Jaitley; Reliance Defence says Congress outraging over wrong letter
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Rafale deal updates: How many lies to sustain 'sinking dynasty' asks Jaitley; Reliance Defence says Congress outraging over wrong letter

Rafale deal LIVE updates: Union minister Arun Jaitley lashed out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi in a Facebook post. "How many lies are necessary to be peddled to save a sinking dynasty," he wrote.

Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, CAG report slams Centre for excess expenditure without Parliament approval
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Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, CAG report slams Centre for excess expenditure without Parliament approval

The CAG report revealed a failure of the accounting authorities from the highest to lowest levels to enforce accountability

Finance ministry spent Rs 1,157 cr extra in 2017-18 without obtaining prior approval: CAG report
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Finance ministry spent Rs 1,157 cr extra in 2017-18 without obtaining prior approval: CAG report

The Ministry of Finance spent Rs 1,157 crore on various heads during 2017-18 without obtaining prior approval of Parliament, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report tabled in Parliament on Tuesday said

Rafale deal row: Centre to table CAG report in Parliament on Tuesday, day before last session of 16th Lok Sabha
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Rafale deal row: Centre to table CAG report in Parliament on Tuesday, day before last session of 16th Lok Sabha

The Rafale issue was even raised before the Supreme Court, which did not find any substance in the allegations.