Home / Social Issue / Corruption (page 2)

Corruption

CBI for Vyapam

Vyapam

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan bowed to public pressure on Tuesday and recommended a CBI probe into a snowballing examination scandal that has bruised his government’s credibility with people connected to the case dying mysteriously. Chouhan announced the ...

Read More »

Raju gets 7 years

Ramalinga Raju

Six years after the biggest accounting fraud shook the corporate world in India, Satyam founder B Ramalinga Raju was on Thursday sentenced to 7 years in jail and was fined Rs 5 crore by a special court in Hyderabad. Raju ...

Read More »

Black money and Modi

black-money

The Modi government continues to enjoy a high degree of support and faith across age groups, gender and socio-economic strata among the metropolitan middle class. In a TOI survey conducted in 8 biggest cities, 28% of those polled felt the ...

Read More »

Saradha scam Madan Mitra

Madan-Mitra

Embarrassment mounted for West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and her Trinamool Congress after the CBI arrested state transport and sports minister Madan Mitra in connection with the Saradha scam on Friday. He is the first minister of Bengal to ...

Read More »

Black money G20

g20-2014

Economic reforms are bound to face resistance and, hence, must be insulated from political pressure, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, but emphasised that such policy should also be “people-centric and people-driven”. Modi’s comments made at a private retreat ...

Read More »

Robert Vadra lost control

Robert-Vadra

Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, on Saturday night angrily pushed away the mike of a reporter when he was asked about his land deals. The incident took place in Ashoka Hotel in New Delhi. Vadra was heard ...

Read More »

DLF seeks interim relief

dlf

Hit hard by a Sebi order barring it from capital markets, realty giant DLF on Wednesday appealed for an interim relief from the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) to allow it to redeem thousands of crores worth funds locked in mutual ...

Read More »

Black money: Arun Jaitley

Arun-Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley has not denied the possibility that the name of a former UPA minister was in the black money holders’ list. “I am neither confirming nor denying, only smiling,” Jaitley said in an interview to Times Now. ...

Read More »

55% in Maharashtra, 72% in Haryana

Maharashtra-Haryana

After remaining sluggish for the most part of the day, voting gathered pace in Maharashtra in the afternoon, with the polling percentage crossing 55% by 6pm.   Voters in Mumbai came out to exercise their right in the afternoon taking the polling percentage in the ...

Read More »

Subrata Roy back to jail

sahara

Sahara chief Subrata Roy was Wednesday sent back to his cell in Tihar Jail at the end of the period granted by the Supreme Court to stay at an air conditioned facility in the complex to negotiate sale of his ...

Read More »

Facebook

Get the Facebook Likebox Slider Pro for WordPress