Bribery

  • ACB arrests electricity inspector for accepting bribe of Rs 6,000 10-04-2014 08:26 PM

    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...
  • AgustaWestland case: CBI rejects allegation of non-cooperation 08-04-2014 03:26 PM

    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...
  • ASI arrested for accepting bribe of Rs 10,000 04-04-2014 11:56 PM

    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...
  • BJP leader Ganesh Malviya, I-T officer, others get bail in bribery case 01-04-2014 05:40 PM

    A local court in Bhopal on Tuesdaygranted 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...
  • Food inspector arrested while taking Rs 3,000 bribe 31-03-2014 07:17 PM

    Jharkhand vigilance sleuths arrested a food inspector, Sanjay Kumar in RanchiMonday 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...
  • CBI arrests top I-T officer, BJP leader Malviya for accepting Rs 10 lakh bribe 29-03-2014 06:35 PM

    A deputy commissioner of Income Tax department has been arrested along with her husband, a BJP leader, and two others by CBI in Bhopalfor 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...
  • Bhopal: CBI arrests I-T officer, husband for taking Rs 10 lakh bribe 29-03-2014 11:31 AM

    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...
  • CBI registers preliminary enquiry in Rolls Royce bribery case 21-03-2014 08:17 PM

    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 19-03-2014 05:30 PM

    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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-03-2014 10:33 PM

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  • News 360: Naxals strike Chattisgarh again, 16 jawans killed 11-03-2014 08:34 PM

    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 02-03-2014 05:13 PM

    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 01-03-2014 01:23 PM

    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 15-02-2014 07:24 PM

    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...
  • Assistant engineer arrested for taking bribe of Rs 40,000 30-01-2014 09:40 PM

    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...
  • PWD engineer arrested for taking bribe of Rs 20,000 25-01-2014 06:41 PM

    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...
  • 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...
  • I-T finds irregularities in Virbhadra's agricultural income: Report 04-01-2014 10:57 AM

    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,...
  • Head constable caught red handed while accepting Rs 5000 bribe 28-12-2013 10:36 AM

    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...
  • Narayan Sai sent to Surat Police's custody for bribing officials to weaken rape case 24-12-2013 08:58 AM

    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 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...
  • ASI arrested red-handed accepting Rs 18,000 bribe 19-11-2013 05:30 PM

    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...
  • CJ Impact: No to corruption in Jharkhand school 22-09-2013 01:16 PM

    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 22-09-2013 12:39 PM

    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...
  • German court delays decision on Bernie Ecclestone bribery case 20-09-2013 04:34 PM

    Frankfurt: A Munich court said it expected a decision on whether Formula One Chief Executive Bernie Ecclestone will have to stand trial after being charged with bribery to be delayed until next year. Ecclestone's lawyers have said they plan to submit further extensive statements related to the case, and an...
  • Railway bribery case: Delhi HC reserves order on Singla's bail plea 04-09-2013 06:15 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on bail pleas of former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal's nephew Vijay Singla and suspended Railway Board member Mahesh Kumar, who stand accused in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case. Justice Hima Kohli reserved the order after counsel for...
  • Bo's other son thanks China for allowing father to speak freely: Report 23-08-2013 06:40 AM

    The elder son of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai has thanked authorities for allowing his father "to speak his true mind" at his trial and said Bo has stood by his ideas despite an investigation that lasted 500 days, the New York Times said. Bo put up a feisty defence...
  • BDO arrested for accepting Rs 25,000 bribe to sanction solar power plant 22-08-2013 02:47 PM

    A Block Development Officer (BDO) was arrested on Thursday on graft charge from his office in Atari block of Bihar's Gaya district, official sources said. Acting on a complaint, a vigilance team arrested Atari BDO Kameshwar Prasad Gupta while accepting a bribe of Rs 25,000 from a Block Pramukh Jagnarayan...
  • China's Bo Xilai puts up feisty defence, says was framed 22-08-2013 02:19 PM

    Fallen politician Bo Xilai put up a feisty defence on Thursday as he faced political trial, saying he was framed in one of the bribery charges against him and had admitted to it against his will during interrogation. The 64-year-old former Communist Party chief of the southwestern city of Chongqing...
  • Divisive, dramatic case of Bo Xilai comes to trial in China 22-08-2013 02:07 AM

    Jinan: The long-awaited trial of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai opens on Thursday, beginning the final, dramatic chapter of the country's most politically charged case in more than three decades. Bo, 64, will appear in public for the first time in 17 months in a court in the eastern city...