Bribery

  • Tatra bribery case: CBI chargesheets Lt General (retd) Tejinder Singh 1 week ago

    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...
  • Accountant caught red-handed taking Rs 500 bribe from woman June 28, 2014

    An accountant posted in Petlavad Janpad Panchayat in Jhabua district was caught red-handed on Saturday taking a bribe of Rs 500 from a rural woman. The accountant, identified as Ramesh Wagh was caught on the complaint of a woman, Reshma, Lokayukta's Superintendent of Police (SP) Virendra Singh, told reporters. According to the...
  • BDO arrested for taking bribe of Rs 11,000 June 9, 2014

    Vigilance Investigation Bureau (VIB) sleuths on Monday nabbed the Block Development Officer (BDO) of Tarari in Bihar's Bhojpur district while allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 11,000 from a person. Vigilance department's Director General (DG) P K Thakur said one Arun Kumar Singh, husband of a member of Moap Kalan panchayat...
  • Three engineers of Ajmer Power Transmission Corporation arrested on bribery charges May 23, 2014

    Rajasthan's Anti-Corruption Bureau on Friday arrested three engineers of Ajmer Power Transmission Corporation (APTC) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 30,000 for clearing a contractor's bill. The three accused were identified as Executive Engineer Amritlal Vashistha, Assistant Engineer Bhagwati Lal and Junior Engineer Praveen Kumar of APTC, an ACB official...
  • National Insurance Company's former manager gets 3 year rigorous imprisonment for bribery May 20, 2014

    A former manager of National Insurance Company has been sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment by a CBI court in Bhopal for demanding a bribe of Rs 15,000 to settle an accident claim. The court also slapped a fine of Rs 20,000 on Raj Kumar Jhamtani, then Divisional Manager, National Insurance...
  • Jhunjhunu SHO, ASI arrested for accepting Rs 2.5 lakh bribe April 29, 2014

    The Station House Officer (SHO) of Jhunjhunu Ashwani Sharma and ASI Dharmpal were arrested on Tuesday by sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2.5 lakh for not arresting a person in a land dispute case, an ACB official said. One Indrajeet told ACB that SHO Sharma...
  • ACB arrests electricity inspector for accepting bribe of Rs 6,000 April 10, 2014

    An assistant electricity inspector of power vigilance office was on Thursday arrested in a raid by Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 6,000 from a client for settling bills at Bhiwadi in Alwar district of Rajasthan. An ACB spokesman said that during searches in the houses of...
  • AgustaWestland case: CBI rejects allegation of non-cooperation April 8, 2014

    Rejecting allegations of "non-cooperation", CBI has said that all documents related to AgustaWestland helicopter bribery scandal have been provided to prosecutors in Italy who are contesting the case there. The agency refuted media reports which alleged that documents have not been provided to prosecutors in Italy which was hampering India's case...
  • ASI arrested for accepting bribe of Rs 10,000 April 4, 2014

    An assistant sub-inspector of police (ASI) was arrested on Friday by ACB for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 10,000 from a woman in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh. "Santosh Kumar Upadhyay, posted with Marwahi police station, was caught red-handed while accepting Rs 10,000 from the complainant for disposing off a case against...
  • BJP leader Ganesh Malviya, I-T officer, others get bail in bribery case April 1, 2014

    A local court in Bhopal on Tuesday granted bail to Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax Department Poonam Rai, her husband and BJP leader Ganesh Malviya and two others arrested on Friday by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a builder. Special Additional District Judge (ADJ) Manoj Kumar...
  • Food inspector arrested while taking Rs 3,000 bribe March 31, 2014

    Jharkhand vigilance sleuths arrested a food inspector, Sanjay Kumar in Ranchi Monday and seized Rs.3,000 from him, said an official. "We arrested Sanjay Kumar who took a bribe of Rs.3,000 from a restaurant owner for giving him a licence. We were informed by the owner and on Monday, we trapped him by...
  • CBI arrests top I-T officer, BJP leader Malviya for accepting Rs 10 lakh bribe March 29, 2014

    A deputy commissioner of Income Tax department has been arrested along with her husband, a BJP leader, and two others by CBI in Bhopal for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a complainant. A case was registered on Friday on the basis of a complaint alleging that Poonam Rai,...
  • Bhopal: CBI arrests I-T officer, husband for taking Rs 10 lakh bribe March 29, 2014

    Bhopal: The CBI on Saturday arrested a top Income Tax official and her politician husband on charges of taking bribe. Poonam Rai, the Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, and her husband Ganesh Malviya, a BJP leader, were arrested for accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a builder. The incident happened...
  • CBI registers preliminary enquiry in Rolls Royce bribery case March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday registered a Preliminary Enquiry (PE) into alleged bribery in the Rs 10,000 crore deal for supply of aircraft engines to state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) by London-based Rolls Royce. The agency has named unknown officials of HAL, owner of Aashmore Private...
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests electricity board official employee for taking bribe of Rs 22,000 March 19, 2014

    An assistant revenue official of the electricity distribution company, Jaipur Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Limited (JVVNL) was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 22,000 in Baran district, an ACB official said. Rakesh Chauhan, who is posted in Shahbad office of JVVNL, had demanded bribe from one Saurabh Sharma...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 11, 2014

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  • News 360: Naxals strike Chattisgarh again, 16 jawans killed March 11, 2014

    Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police in the road opening party when it was attacked by over 200 heavily armed Naxals. ...
  • CJ Expose: Official caught red handed while taking bribe March 2, 2014

    CJ's Mushtaq Khan and Asif Shafi blew lid on corrupt practices of officials in Jammu and Kashmir. All this with the help of a mobile phone. They caught officials taking bribe on tape and reported the same to state vigilance department ensuring that the corrupt officials are behind bars. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show March 1, 2014

    Coming up on the CJ show this week: Citizens use mobile phones to expose corruption in govt offices,Transgenders pick up the CJ mike to demand their voting rights, your pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Postal inspector arrested for taking bribe of Rs 2,000 February 15, 2014

    A postal inspector was nabbed by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2,000 from the head post office here. Superintendent of the Post Office, RK Tiwari confirmed the arrest of Postal Inspector, Roop Kishore by the CBI team yesterday evening. Posted at Bulandshahr, Kishore was entrusted with examining complaints regarding...
  • Assistant engineer arrested for taking bribe of Rs 40,000 January 30, 2014

    An assistant engineer of Jodhpur Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited (JVVNL) was caught on Thursday by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) while allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 40,000, a senior official said. The engineer, Sanjay Kumar Mangal, had allegedly demanded the bribe in return for providing power connection at the stone unit...
  • PWD engineer arrested for taking bribe of Rs 20,000 January 25, 2014

    A PWD engineer was caught red-handed while taking bribe from a contractor. Rajvardhan Tiwari, posted as Assistant Engineer, PWD, at Roorkee in Haridwar was arrested from his office on Saturday while taking a bribe of Rs 20,000 from a contractor, Vigilance SP Roshan Lal Sharma said on Sunday. Tiwari had demanded a...
  • Mining and energy minister's ex-PA held for taking bribe from taxi operator January 4, 2014

    A former personal assistant with Madhya Pradesh Mining and energy minister Rajendra Shukla has been arrested by Lokayukta police for taking bribe from a taxi operator. The Lokayukta laid a trap to apprehend Shrotiya following a complaint made by  taxi operator Vijay Yadav that the assistant used to demand Rs 50,000 each month to clear the log...
  • I-T finds irregularities in Virbhadra's agricultural income: Report January 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Income Tax authorities in Himachal Pradesh have found irregularities in the agricultural income filed by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh. According to reports, IT authorities have allegedly stumbled upon revelations that tonnes of apples from Virbhadra Singh's orchards were transported in oil tankers and on two wheelers. National daily, The...
  • Head constable caught red handed while accepting Rs 5000 bribe December 28, 2013

    Lokayukta police caught a head constable red handed while he accepted a bribe of Rs 3000 from a person, after threatening him that he would be implicated in a bike theft case, official sources said. Head constable Mahesh Jaat posted at Pithampur police station in the neighbouring Dhar district had called...
  • Narayan Sai sent to Surat Police's custody for bribing officials to weaken rape case December 24, 2013

    A local court on Monday sent self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai, facing rape charges, to police remand till January 1 in a bribery case. Sai, accused of hatching a conspiracy after his arrest to give bribes to weaken the rape case filed against him, was produced before Additional Session...
  • Municipal corporation clerk arrested for accepting bribe December 16, 2013

    Lokayukta Police caught a Khandwa Municipal Corporation clerk for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 3,000 from a woman employee on Monday, for preparing her pension papers. Identified as Prakash Hathmode, the clerk had allegedly demanded Rs 10,000 from a woman employee named Anu Kanosia who will retire from service on December 31, to prepare her pension...
  • ASI arrested red-handed accepting Rs 18,000 bribe November 19, 2013

    An Additional Sub-Inspector of Police was arrested on Tuesday on graft charge from Bihar's Madhubani district, a vigilance official said. Acting on a complaint, a vigilance team headed by Deputy Superintendent of Police Maharaj Kanishka Kumar laid a trap and caught Ashok Kumar red-handed as soon as he took Rs 18,000...
  • CJ Impact: No to corruption in Jharkhand school September 22, 2013

    CJ Mukesh Rajak from Video Volunteers had earlier reported on the allegation of bribery in a government run school in Jharkhand. His story has now made an impact with authorities cracking on the erring officials and teachers at the school. In this report, Mukesh talks about how a common citizen...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on corruption in a Jharkhand School September 22, 2013

    Our partner, Video Volunteers sent this report on the allegations of corruption in a government run school in Jharkhand. From a piece of chalk used for writing to exam results, everything is on offer for a charge, commonly called as' chai paani' by the staff of the school. Students say...