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Retired Lieutenant-General Tejinder Singh

Tejinder Singh arrested in Tatra deal case

New Delhi: Retired Lieutenant-General Tejinder Singh was today arrested on orders by a Delhi court which dismissed his bail plea for allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to then Army Chief Gen V K Singh for clearing file pertaining to procurement [...]
Suspended Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar

CBI mulls DA case against Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar

New Delhi: CBI, which is probing the alleged bribery case involving Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar, is contemplating filing a case of Disproportionate Assets (DA) against him. “We are presently scrutinising [...]
CBI Director Ranjit Sinha

Retired IRS officer discharged in corruption case

New Delhi: A retired IRS (customs & Excise) officer, who was chargesheeted for allegedly amassing assets beyond known sources of his income, has been discharged by a special court which observed CBI had “ignored” material sources [...]
Dismissed IAS couple Arvind Joshi, Tinoo Joshi

Court issues arrest warrant against dismissed IAS couple Arvind and Tinoo Joshi

Bhopal: A special court on Thursday issued arrest warrant against the dismissed IAS couple – Arvind and Tinoo Joshi – for their persistent failure to appear before it for hearing on Rs 42 crore disproportionate assets (DA) case against [...]
Suspended Censor Board Chief Rakesh Kumar

CBI custody of suspended Censor chief extended to Aug 31

Mumbai: A court here today extended till August 31 the CBI custody of suspended CEO of Censor Board Rakesh Kumar who has been accused of taking bribe for clearing films. CBI, which is investigating the bribery racket in Central Borad of Film [...]
DIG Sunil Paraskar

Suspended rape-accused DIG Paraskar faces another inquiry

Mumbai: In further trouble for suspended Maharashtra DIG Sunil Paraskar, accused of molestation and rape by a model, a preliminary Enquiry has been launched against him to find if there were administrative lapses on his part while dealing with [...]
Registrar of Companies Chennai Manuneethi Chola has been arrested today.

CBI arrests RoC Chennai in a bribery case

New Delhi: CBI today arrested Registrar of Companies Chennai for allegedly receiving a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a noted industrialist M A M Ramaswamy who has been accused of bribing the official in connection with a Meeting of his corporate [...]
Rajasthan ACB DG Manoj Bhatt

JMC Commissioner held for accepting bribe

Jodhpur: Tightening the screws on corruption, sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau have arrested the Commissioner and two staffers of Jodhpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) for allegedly accepting a bribe, police said today. JMC Commissioner Ram Kishore [...]
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar

To Eliminate Graft, Processes Will Be Made Simpler: Javadekar

New Delhi: Following the arrest of Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar by CBI in connection with a case of alleged bribery, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar today said that processes will be made simpler so that Corruption can [...]
Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi

Won't tolerate corruption, tough steps will be taken: Modi

Kaithal: The culture of corruption will not be tolerated any longer, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, declaring that his government will initiate tough steps to deal with the menace while pushing for all-round development of the country. “It [...]
Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar

Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar arrested on bribery charge

New Delhi: CBI today arrested Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar for allegedly demanding Rs 70,000 as bribe for clearing a regional movie. According to CBI sources here, the arrest was made late in the evening in Mumbai as the Central Board of Film [...]
Maharashtra ACB DGP Pravin Dixit

Maha ACB to upload photos of corrupt on upcoming FB page

Mumbai: In a bid to check corruption and embarrass the offenders, the Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) is planning to launch a page on a popular social networking site where it would upload the pictures of those caught for taking bribe. “In [...]
File photo of Syndicate Bank CMD S K Jain

Syndicate Bank CMD S K Jain remanded in judicial custody till August 29

New Delhi: A Special CBI judge on Saturday remanded in the Syndicate Bank bribery case the lender’s suspended CMD Sudhir Kumar Jain and others to judicial custody till August 29. She also warned of action against the accused. “Please [...]
"We have decided to drop charges against these officers after we received opinion from Attorney General and Finance Ministry in this regard," CBI Director Ranjit Sinha said.

CBI drops cases against five IRS officers in smuggling racket

New Delhi: CBI has moved to court seeking quashing of charges against five Indian Revenue Service officers who were allegedly involved in a high-profile smuggling racket run by an Uzbek woman exposed during the tenure of erstwhile NDA Government [...]
Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar

CBI searches residence of Censor Board CEO in a graft case

New Delhi: A top official the country’s censor Board has come under the CBI scanner for allegedly demanding Rs 70,000 from a certified agent for clearing a regional film as the agency searched his house today and arrested an agent and [...]
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

RBI, Cab Secy examining appointments of PSB chiefs

New Delhi: Close on the heels of Syndicate Bank Chairman’s arrest for alleged graft, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said government will deal with PSU lenders sternly and is scrutinising recent appointments of bank heads. “Time [...]
Railway Minister D V Sadananda GowdaPhoto : AP

38,000 Rly officials punished for involvement in corruption

New Delhi: Around 38,000 Railway officials have been punished for their involvement in various irregularities and corruption in last five years, Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda informed Lok Sabha today. Gowda said during Question Hour [...]
Suspended Gujarat cadre IAS officer Pradeep Sharma

SC junks Guj IAS officer Pradeep Sharma's plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today rejected suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma’s plea to transfer probe of cases against him from Gujarat Police to CBI, saying there is no merit in his contention that state administration is biased against [...]
Justices Rakesh Tiwari

HC summons UPPSC chief, secy

Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today directed the chairman and the secretary of the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission to appear before it next week in connection with a petition alleging irregularities in selection process. A division [...]
DIG Sunil Paraskar

DIG Paraskar gets pre-arrest bail in model rape case

Mumbai: In a relief for Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar accused of rape and molestation by a city model, a Court in Mumbai on Tuesday granted him pre-arrest bail, observing the complainant’s behaviour and her email exchange [...]
CBI Director Ranjit Sinha.

CBI raids top officials of Customs and Central Excise, 13 places searched

Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday registered three cases under the Prevention of Corruption Act against top officials of the customs and Central Excise Department as well as Ispat India Ltd. “Allegedly, customs officials [...]
DIG Sunil Paraskar

DIG Paraskar lied before the court, victim alleges

Mumbai: The Mumbai-based model, who has accused Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar of rape, today told a court here that he also committed `perjury’ by making a false statement about her before the court. Advocate Chitra [...]
Suspended Syndicate Bank Chairman S K Jain

Appointment process of Syndicate Bank CMD under CBI scanner

New Delhi: The appointment of suspended Syndicate Bank Chairman S K Jain has come under the CBI’s scanner even as the initial probe into the bribery scandal indicated that the deal he struck with was worth about Rs 3.5 crore. CBI sources [...]
Neeraj Singal, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Bhushan Steel

CBI arrests Bhushan Steel VC in Syndicate Bank graft case

New Delhi: CBI on Thursday arrested Neeraj Singal, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Bhushan Steel Ltd, in connection with Rs 50 lakh bribery scandal involving CMD of Syndicate Bank S K Jain. Singal, who was allegedly evading arrest, has [...]