A highest of 20 such cases were related to Indian Railways, while three each were flagged in Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Ltd
Narendra Modi-led panel names president's secretary Sanjay Kothari as CVC, Bimal Julka as CIC; Congress slams 'whimsical' appointments
Sanjay Kothari, the Secretary to the President, has been selected as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner by a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
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..
Fight against corruption: CBIC gives marching orders to 22 senior tax officials facing graft charges
CBIC has compulsorily retired these officers of the rank of superintendent/AO under Fundamental Rule 56 (J) in public interest due to corruption and other charges.
Central Vigilance Commission sets up panel to examine bank fraud over Rs 50 cr, to be headed by former CVC head TM Bhasin
The four-member board's jurisdiction would be confined to those cases involving the level of officers of General Manager and above in the PSB
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pilgrims leave Kashmir, CVC report finds ministries shielding corrupt officials, Hungarian Grand Prix; today's must-read stories
Pilgrims leave Kashmir following government advisory warning of 'terror threats', CVC report finds ministries shielding corrupt officials, Hungarian Grand Prix; today's must-read stories
CVC tells ministries to take action against corrupt bureaucrats before they retire; 25 officials from SBI, Canara Bank, PNB, other banks under scanner
The anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has asked the government departments to take timely action against tainted bureaucrats and not wait till their retirement
Also, the PSBs have taken up technology quite well with core banking now virtually omnipresent. Employee efficiency too has improved and comparable with that in private banks.
Firstpost Editor's picks: Heckling of Owaisi, Subramanian's overestimation of GDP, Hasan Minhaj in Volume 3 of Patriot Act; today's must-read stories
From heckling of Asaduddin Owaisi and non-BJP leaders, Arvind Subramanian's overestimation of GDP, to Hasan Minhaj in Volume 3 of Patriot Act — here are today's must-read stories
CVC seeks sanction to prosecute ex-NITI Aayog CEO, former MSME secretary, serving IAS officer in INX Media case
INX Media case: The CVC has advised the Department of Economic Affairs to issue a sanction to prosecute former NITI Aayog CEO Sindhushree Khullar, ex-secretary of MSME ministry Anup K Pujari and principal secretary in the Himachal government Prabodh Saxena.
Compulsory retirement of 12 tax officials: Govt should come up with structural reforms for radical change in bureaucracy
One of the drawbacks of the compulsory retirement rules is that they apply to those who have crossed the age of 50 or completed 30 years of service.
There has been no change in the current fiscal's allocation of Rs 4.29 crore for the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal during 2019-20,
Ousted CBI director Alok Verma may face departmental action for defying govt order, say MHA officials
Verma, a former Delhi Police Commissioner, was first moved out of the investigative agency by the government in October, 2018, on the recommendation of the CVC, but was reinstated by the Supreme Court on 9 January.
Congress mourns death of National Statistical Commission, will remembers its fight to release 'untainted' GDP data: P Chidambaram
Senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram said the party mourns the death of the National Statistical Commission and will remember its valiant fight to release 'untainted' GDP data and employment data
Firstpost Editor's Picks: The sullied vs Saint Alok Verma, #10YearChallenge, Ruskin Bond on horror, today's must-read stories
From Gujarat taking up the #10YearChallenge, Ruskin Bond talking about his horror tales to the CVC report exposing Saint Alok Verma, here are today's must-read stories
PM, SC, CJI, Justice Sikri, CVC, CBI…The many sullied reputations in the canonisation of Saint Alok Verma
In the euphoria of Alok Verma's victory against the government, the nuance was lost. The Supreme Court had brought Alok Verma back as a lame duck only because the government was wrong in the strict procedural and legal sense.
Govt curtails tenure of four CBI officers including Rakesh Asthana; move necessary to clean agency before new chief takes over
The curtailment of the tenure of four officers of CBI on Thursday, including Rakesh Asthana and AK Sharma, shows the government is not interested in surface decoration but a serious cleanup of the agency
Nageswara Rao's appointment 'illegal', says Mallikarjun Kharge in letter to Modi; demands CVC report on Alok Verma be made public
Mallikarjun Kharge, who is part of the prime minister-headed three-member panel that removed Alok Verma as CBI chief, alleged that the government is scared of a CBI led by an "independent" director
In CBI-Alok Verma case, maligning Justice AK Sikri for his deciding vote and targeting CVC inquiry do democracy no good
On 10 January, Alok Verma was removed from his post at the CBI after a high-powered selection committee, comprising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and Justice AK Sikri of the Supreme Court.