Bribe

  • Medical officer arrested over bribery charges 11-04-2014 10:41 PM

    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...
  • Medical officer caught taking bribe, arrested 11-04-2014 12:23 PM

    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...
  • Shashi Tharoor accused of bribing pastors in a bid to buy Christian votes 07-04-2014 07:47 PM

    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....
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests government official for demanding Rs 28,000 bribe 03-04-2014 03:36 PM

    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...
  • Block Education Officer, Circle Inspector arrested for accepting bribe 02-04-2014 07:51 AM

    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...
  • Nearly Rs 2 crore cheques seized from tainted Income Tax officer's house 31-03-2014 03:12 PM

    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...
  • Govt engineer nabbed for accepting bribe in Bihar 26-03-2014 09:08 PM

    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...
  • Revenue official arrested for taking Rs 25000 bribe 13-03-2014 06:52 PM

    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....
  • Revenue official arrested for taking bribe 11-03-2014 08:57 PM

    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....
  • HC decides to compulsorily retire Bhojpur Munsif Magistrate for demanding bribe 05-03-2014 03:28 PM

    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...
  • Rolls Royce denies using middlemen for HAL deal: Sources 04-03-2014 08:31 AM

    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 02-03-2014 04:53 PM

    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 28-02-2014 11:47 PM

    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...
  • BJP accuses Steel Minister of trying to bribe journalists 13-02-2014 04:41 PM

    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...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Another accused arrested, policeman under scrutiny 06-02-2014 10:20 AM

    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...
  • AAP's a pathological liar which likes to protest not govern: Arun Jaitley 04-02-2014 02:36 PM

    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...
  • AAP, BJP workers' face-off at Arun Jaitley's residence 04-02-2014 12:46 PM

    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. ...
  • Bribery claim: AAP, BJP workers come face-to-face outside Arun Jaitley's house 04-02-2014 10:35 AM

    New Delhi:Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley's residence in Kailash Colony saw a face off between the BJP and AAP workers on Tuesday morning. As hundreds of AAP workers reached Jaitley's home on Tuesday morning and held demonstrations despite stringent security measures, the BJP workers too followed them and...
  • Harsh Vardhan hits back at AAP, calls it desperate 03-02-2014 03:43 PM

    While BJP leader Harsh Vardhan hit back at Aam Aadmi Party for claiming that the former was trying to bribe AAP MLAs to topple Delhi government, Union Minister and Congress leader Rajeev Shukla said that it was too early to order a probe into the allegations. ...
  • Are AAP MLAs on sale, BJP asks after being charged with bribe plot 03-02-2014 01:22 PM

    AAP MLA Madan Lal today alleged that he had been offered Rs 20-30 crore by people close to the BJP to help pull down the AAP government in Delhi. ...
  • Bihar government to sack 70 officers for accepting bribe 24-01-2014 02:30 PM

    The Bihar government has decided to dismiss 70 corrupt officers, and more will be sacked in the coming weeks, an official said on Friday. Chief Secretary AK Sinha has given the go ahead for the dismissal of the 70, an official in the Chief Minister's Office said.Official sources told IANS...
  • Anti-graft helpline a huge hit, first bribe taker arrested: Kejriwal 10-01-2014 07:41 PM

    New Delhi: Within 36 hours of introducing an anti-corruption helpline number, Delhi government has arrested a government official while he was allegedly taking bribe. The official is a staff at the Assistant Registrar office. However, the Assistant Registrar managed to flee the clutches of Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths and is still...
  • Mining and energy minister's ex-PA held for taking bribe from taxi operator 04-01-2014 01:41 PM

    A former personal assistant withMadhya Pradesh Mining and energy minister Rajendra Shukla hasbeen arrested by Lokayukta police for taking bribe from a taxioperator. The Lokayukta laid a trap to apprehend Shrotiyafollowing a complaint made by taxi operator Vijay Yadav thatthe assistant used to demand Rs 50,000 each month to clear...
  • 3 cops take bribe to allow liquor sale, arrested 04-01-2014 08:47 AM

    Three police officers were arrested in Rajasthan on Friday on charges of taking bribes to allow sale of liquor, officials said. The state police's anti-corruption bureau (ACB) caught the three officers -- Deputy Superintendent of Police Manish Sharma, Inspector Dhoolji Meena and police outpost in-charge Prabhu Lal -- taking bribes...
  • Lokayukta Police arrest two women food inspectors for accepting bribes 03-01-2014 07:17 PM

    Two women inspectors, posted with the Food and Agriculture Department in Chhindwara, were caught red-handed on Friday by the Lokayukta police while accepting bribe from two separate people. Food Inspector Sarika Dube was caught red-handed at her residence here by Lokayukta sleuths while accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000 from...
  • ACB arrests head constable for taking bribe 27-12-2013 05:18 PM

    A head constable was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 for releasing those who had already received bail, in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh today, an official said. "40-year-old Bahadur Ram Bhagat posted at Ratanpur police station was caught red handed accepting a bribe...
  • Municipal corporation clerk arrested for accepting bribe 16-12-2013 10:43 PM

    Lokayukta Police caught aKhandwa Municipal Corporation clerk for allegedly accepting abribe of Rs 3,000 from a woman employee on Monday, for preparingher pension papers. Identified as Prakash Hathmode, the clerk hadallegedly demanded Rs 10,000 from a woman employee named AnuKanosia who will retire from service on December 31, toprepare her...
  • Narayan Sai aides detained for bribing police; Rs 5 crore seized 13-12-2013 06:13 PM

    A sub-inspector and five aides of self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai were detained on Friday for allegedly attempting to bribe the police and other officials in a bid to weaken the sexual assault case against him and Rs five crore seized from their possesion. Police said the Rs five...
  • Undertrial of Dasna Jail branded on his waist with a hot iron rod 12-12-2013 11:29 AM

    An undertrial inmate of Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad of Uttar Pradesh has told a local court that he was branded on his waist with a hot iron rod by a jail official for refusing to cough up a bribe. The matter came up in court on Tuesday as a local...
  • Lokayukta Police arrest water resource dept official for taking bribe 29-10-2013 08:52 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police have arrested a sub-divisional officer of the water resources department for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 25,000 from a contractor in Indore. Following a complaint by contractor Vipin Jain, Lokayukta Police laid a trap and arrested SDO Padmabhushan Sharma from his residence last night when...