Bribe

  • Block Agriculture Officer held for taking bribe July 15, 2014

    A Block Agriculture Officer of Sadar block was on Tuesday caught red-handed by the vigilance sleuths while accepting bribe from a man in his chamber. A vigilance team raided the chamber of Bindeshwari Mishra and caught him red-handed accepting Rs 2000 bribe from one Rampati Jhora for releasing an instalment of...
  • Tatra bribery case: CBI chargesheets Lt General (retd) Tejinder Singh July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday chargesheeted Lieutenant General (retired) Tejinder Singh for alleged irregularities in the import of heavy-duty Tatra trucks for the Indian Army. Singh had been implicated in Tatra Truck scam by former Army Chief and Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh. Tejinder...
  • Home ministry seeks report from Karnataka government over Kumaraswamy bribe row July 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Karnataka government over JDS chief HD Kumaraswamy bribe row. In an audio clip released by MLC aspirant Vijugowda Patil, the former Chief Minister was heard demanding Rs 40 crores to nominate an MLC from the JDS. Kumaraswamy and...
  • Surgeon caught taking bribe on 'Doctors' Day' July 1, 2014

    A government surgeon was caught by sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Tuesday while allegedly taking Rs 1500 bribe from a patient. Anil Gupta, a doctor employed with RBM hospital in Bharatpur in Jaipur, was arrested when he was taking a bribe of Rs 1,500 from one Jagan Singh, a piles...
  • Kolkata: CBI arrests two Income Tax officers in bribery case June 30, 2014

    Kolkata: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Monday arrested two senior Income Tax officers from Kolkata in a bribery case. Those in arrest include Joint Commissioner I-T, an I-T officer and a Chartered Accountant. CBI sleuths have also seized Rs 3 lakh from their possession. The CA had allegedly taken a...
  • Woman sub-inspector arrested for receiving Rs 1500 bribe June 27, 2014

    A woman sub-inspector (SI) was caught red-handed by the Lokayukta police accepting a bribe of Rs 1,500 in Indore on Thursday. The woman SI identified as Ansuia Jain was caught following a tip-off by Shailendra Singh Sikarwar, Superintendent of Police (SP) Lokayukta, Virendra Singh told reporters. Sikarwar's daughter-in-law had filed a complaint...
  • Education department clerk caught red-handed receiving Rs 15,000 bribe from a peon June 11, 2014

    A head clerk of the School Education department in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district was on Wednesday arrested by ACB sleuths for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a peon. 60-year-old Gendram Sahu posted with the office of the District Education Officer in Ambikapur (district headquarters) was caught red-handed while accepting...
  • Jail superintendent caught red-handed by vigilance sleuths while accepting bribe June 3, 2014

    A divisional jail superintendent in Bihar's Jehenabad district was arrested on Tuesday by the Vigilance department sleuths on graft charges. Acting on a complaint, the vigilance team laid a trap and caught the jail official Arvind Kumar Mishra red handed while accepting Rs 50,000 as bribe from the complainant, Director General...
  • Two government officials arrested on graft charges May 30, 2014

    Two government officials were on Friday arrested for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 15,000 from a contractor in Bhilwara, police said. Jitendra Singh, Secretary, Krishi Upaj Mandi Samiti of the Rajasthan State Agricultural Marketing Board and Jagdish Bhadra, clerk at the Samiti were arrested for allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs...
  • ACB sleuths arrest Kota city SP for demanding Rs 2 lakh bribe May 27, 2014

    A Superintendent of Police in Rajasthan was on Tuesday arrested by ACB sleuths for allegedly taking a bribe to change a chargesheet in favour of a client through a couple, DG ACB said. SP-City (Kota) Satveer Singh took bribe through Nishar Khan and Fahreen Khan, who were allegedly indulged in...
  • Sub-inspector asks for Rs 10,000 bribe for releasing two people, caught by Lokayukta May 24, 2014

    A sub-inspector was on Saturday caught red-handed in Indore taking a bribe of Rs 10,000 for releasing two persons held in a case of manhandling. SI Pavan Pandey, posted in Umarban police post was caught by Lokayukta Police on the complaint of Radheshyam Bhilala. Pandey had summoned Bhilala's two relatives Pratap and...
  • Akhilesh Yadav suspends Raebareli excise officer over graft charges May 23, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday put under suspension the district excise officer of Raebareli after corruption charges against him were found to be true, official sources said on Lucknow. The officer, Nirankar Nath Pandey has been placed under suspension by the chief minister after corruption charges against him...
  • Two engineers arrested on charges of accepting bribe in MGNREGA projects April 28, 2014

    Two engineers were arrested on charges of accepting bribe in connection with the MGNREGA projects in Hazaribagh district, vigilance sources said here on Monday. Assistant Engineer Ajit Kumar Himanghsu and junior engineer Jai Prakash Nirala of MGNREGA project of Barhi block were arrested by a vigilance team. The team members, headed...
  • Medical officer arrested over bribery charges April 11, 2014

    Vigilance sleuths caught red-handed Dr Ram Murty Jha, Medical Officer of Primary Health Centre at Murol in Muzaffarpur, on Friday, while accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a peon. Vigilance SP Parvez Akhtar said Jha had demanded Rs 6,000 from Sanjay Kumar working as a peon at Kanti PHC to...
  • Medical officer caught taking bribe, arrested April 11, 2014

    Vigilance sleuths on Friday caught red-handed Dr Ram Murty Jha, Medical Officer of Primary Health Centre at Murol in Muzaffarpur while accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a peon. Vigilance SP Parvez Akhtar said Jha had demanded Rs 6,000 from Sanjay Kumar working as a peon at Kanti PHC to...
  • Shashi Tharoor accused of bribing pastors in a bid to buy Christian votes April 7, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: In what could spell major trouble for the parliamentary ambitions of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, the Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the BJP have filed a complaint with the Election Commission against the United Democratic Front candidate Shashi Tharoor stating that he had violated the election code of conduct. Their...
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests government official for demanding Rs 28,000 bribe April 3, 2014

    An official of horticulture department was arrested in Kota by the Anti-Corruption Bureau for demanding a bribe of Rs 28000 and will be produced in the court on Thursday, police said. The accused, Ramesh Chandra Shringi, was nabbed by the ACB officials on Wednesday on a complaint of Arif Khan who...
  • Block Education Officer, Circle Inspector arrested for accepting bribe April 2, 2014

    Sleuths of the Vigilance Investigation Bureau allegedly caught the Block Education Officer of Samastipur and Circle Inspector of Alamnagar in Madhepura while taking bribe on Tuesday. "BEO Sudeshwar Sah was arrested when he was accepting Rs 25,000 from one Sunil Kumar Jha for the advancement of the government middle school at...
  • Nearly Rs 2 crore cheques seized from tainted Income Tax officer's house March 31, 2014

    CBI sleuths have seized account payee cheques for nearly Rs two crore and 11 bank accounts from the residence of Deputy Commissioner for Income Tax, Poonam Rai and her husband Ganesh Malaviya here after they were arrested for taking Rs 10 lakh bribe. According to CBI sources, the seizures were made...
  • Govt engineer nabbed for accepting bribe in Bihar March 26, 2014

    The Economic Offences Unit (EOU) of the Bihar Police, on Wednesday, caught an official of the Minor Water Resources Department red-handed while accepting a bribe. Minor Water Resources superintending engineer Sudarshan Singh, who was posted at Muzaffarpur tubewell circle, was arrested while accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000, EOU IG Praveen...
  • Revenue official arrested for taking Rs 25000 bribe March 13, 2014

    A woman revenue official was on Thursday arrested for allegedly accepting a bribe in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district. Rajpal Kaur, posted as Patwari-Suratgarh tehsil, had allegedly demanded a bribe of Rs 25,000 from one Mahendra Singh for transferring land of his father in his name in the revenue records, officials said. Kaur, had...
  • Revenue official arrested for taking bribe March 11, 2014

    Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths on Tuesday arrested a revenue official for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000 in Rajsamand district, an ACB official said. Lal Singh, posted as Patwari at Devgarh tehsil, had demanded the bribe from Chunni Lal Khateek for transferring a land in revenue records, he said here. After verification...
  • HC decides to compulsorily retire Bhojpur Munsif Magistrate for demanding bribe March 5, 2014

    The Patna High Court administration has decided to compulsorily retire Bhojpur Munsif Magistrate Shambhu Kumar Verma for demanding bribe, PHC sources said on Wednesday. The administration has taken the decision at a full court meeting of the HC on Tuesday following recommendations of standing committee of the HC on February 25....
  • Rolls Royce denies using middlemen for HAL deal: Sources March 4, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the Defence Ministry put on hold all existing and future deals with Rolls Royce pending a CBI probe ordered into allegations of bribery and engaging middlemen in contracts worth Rs 10,000 crore for supply of aircraft engines to state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, sources now say...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show March 2, 2014

    This week, CJ's showcase the power of a mobile phone by exposing corrupt officials pocketing bribe. Also, transgenders fight for their voting rights ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha polls, builder-buyer issues, your pictures and much more. ...
  • Bank officer arrested for taking bribe February 28, 2014

    A senior official of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur on Friday arrested by the sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau while allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 30,000. SBBJ Chief Manager (Civil works) Anant Kumar Sinha was arrested by ACB's sleuths while accepting a bribe of Rs 30,000 for clearing a bill of...
  • BJP accuses Steel Minister of trying to bribe journalists February 13, 2014

    Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma and BJP members engaged in sparring on Thursday in Rajya Sabha after he was accused of trying to bribe journalists and people from his Lok Sabha constituency by giving gifts. Verma, however, justified it saying Rs 1.75 crore was spent on the National Steel Consumers Council...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Another accused arrested, policeman under scrutiny February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday made another arrest in the Lajpat Nagar heist case. A 26-year-old youth was arrested from Delhi's Nangloi area and according to sources, and Rs 25 lakh has been recovered from him. The arrest came after two of the accused's accomplices were held earlier this...
  • AAP's a pathological liar which likes to protest not govern: Arun Jaitley February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley launched an all-out attack on the Aam Aadmi Party whose workers held demonstrations outside his house on Tuesday morning. Jaitley called AAP leaders "pathological liars" who are more comfortable in conducting dharnas instead of governing the state. He said, "The AAP admittedly...
  • AAP, BJP workers' face-off at Arun Jaitley's residence February 4, 2014

    Dramatic scenes were seen outside Arun Jaitley's residence on Tuesday morning as Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party workers protested against each other. The AAP demanded an apology from Jaitley accusing the BJP of trying to bribe its MLAs to topple the Delhi government. ...