Bribe

  • MP minister hints at corruption in the state, says won't tolerate bribery 5 days ago

    Rajgarh: Another Bharatiya Janata Party leader is in the news for another controversial remark. Madhya Pradesh Industry Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia hinted at corruption in the state at a public function recently. Scindia said that it was not possible to get government work done without bribing in the state. "Unless officials...
  • Delhi BJP chief hints no action against Dagar in AAP sting September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Friday said he was "satisfied" with the explanation provided by vicepresident Sher Singh Dagar in connection with the AAP sting case while dropping hints that no action will be taken against him. Upadhyay, however, issued another notice to Dagar asking him what legal...
  • Kejriwal meets Commissioner, seeks FIR against BJP leaders involved in horse trading September 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday met Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi and sought FIR against the BJP leaders who allegedly tried to poach his party MLAs in a bid to form government in the national capital. This comes just days after the party released a video...
  • Delhi: AAP accuses BJP of buying its MLA for Rs 4 crore, releases 'video proof' September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: As uncertainty over government formation in Delhi continues, Aam Admi Party on Monday claimed that Delhi BJP Vice President Sher Singh Dagar was attempting to poach one of its MLAs by promising him Rs 4 crore. The party has released what it is claiming to be a video proof...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Rape survivor alleges the probe panel offered her bribe to take back the case September 4, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: A rape survivor has alleged that the Special Investigation Cell mandated to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots had offered her bribe to take back the case. One year after the Muzaffarnagar riots, CNNIBN revisited ground zero. "Investigating Officer Mala Yadav took me to the Malakpura camp and asked me to...
  • CBFC bribery case: Censor Board agents Shripati Mishra and Sarvesh Jaiswal granted bail August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: A special CBI court today granted bail to two censor board agents arrested for allegedly taking bribe on the behalf of Board's CEO Rakesh Kumar who is currently in CBI custody. Judge S G Deshpande granted bail to Shripati Mishra and Sarvesh Jaiswal on a personal bond of Rs...
  • Police arrest two officials on corruption charges August 12, 2014

    The vigilance sleuths on Tuesday arrested two state government officials on graft charge from Bihar's Saharsa and Purnea districts respectively, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the sleuths laid a trap and arrested the SubInspector of Police (SI) Akhileshwar Ram for taking Rs 5,000 as bribe from the...
  • Government official arrested for taking Rs 15 lakh bribe August 11, 2014

    An Executive Engineer posted at Jaipur Municipal Corporation was on Sunday arrested by sleuths of AntiCorruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15 lakh, an official spokesman said. The accused, Purushottam Jeswani, received the bribe of Rs 15 lakh from contractors for issuing work orders in his divisionIInd...
  • Circle officer arrested for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 1 lakh August 8, 2014

    A circle officer was arrested in the district on Thursday for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 1 lakh through a middleman. Nathuram, the Ringas CO, had allegedly demanded the bribe from one Narayan Singh for closing a case against him. Upon Singh's complaint, AntiCorruption Bureau (ACB) sleuths laid a trap and...
  • Block Agriculture Officer held for taking bribe July 15, 2014

    A Block Agriculture Officer of Sadar block was on Tuesday caught redhanded 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 redhanded 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 heavyduty 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 AntiCorruption 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 IT, an IT officer and a Chartered Accountant. CBI sleuths have also seized Rs 3 lakh from their possession. The CA had allegedly taken a...
  • Woman subinspector arrested for receiving Rs 1500 bribe June 27, 2014

    A woman subinspector (SI) was caught redhanded 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 tipoff by Shailendra Singh Sikarwar, Superintendent of Police (SP) Lokayukta, Virendra Singh told reporters. Sikarwar's daughterinlaw had filed a complaint...
  • Education department clerk caught redhanded 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. 60yearold Gendram Sahu posted with the office of the District Education Officer in Ambikapur (district headquarters) was caught redhanded while accepting...
  • Jail superintendent caught redhanded 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. SPCity (Kota) Satveer Singh took bribe through Nishar Khan and Fahreen Khan, who were allegedly indulged in...
  • Subinspector asks for Rs 10,000 bribe for releasing two people, caught by Lokayukta May 24, 2014

    A subinspector was on Saturday caught redhanded 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...