Coal block scam: CVC submits final report on closure of PEs
Feb 09, 2015 at 19:47 | Source:
New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commission has submitted its final report on closure of several Preliminary Enquiries registered by CBI in the multi-crore coal blocks allocation scam."The Commission has completed its work assigned by the apex c...
Mumbai Next: Anil Ambani seeks faster, transparent decision making
Feb 06, 2015 at 15:55 | Source:
Mumbai: Industrialist Anil Ambani said his telecom investments have suffered due to an indecisive bureaucracy and asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to have a system that protects officials from investigative agencies for faster decis...
CVC strengthens mechanism to oversee functioning of CBI
Jan 30, 2015 at 15:17 | Source:
New Delhi: Citing Coalgate and other highly sensitive cases, the Central Vigilance Commission has strengthened its superintendence over the functioning of CBI, including carrying out in-depth review of progress of probe in cases of "grave or ser...
CVC constitutes panel to decide on pending cases against corrupt officials
Dec 24, 2014 at 15:25 | Source:
New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commission has decided to constitute a committee of experts to review pending cases referred to it by CBI for sanction of prosecution against corrupt government officials.It has sought applications from retired person...
Sky sells majority stake in Sky Bet
Dec 05, 2014 at 02:32 | Source:
Satellite broadcaster Sky has sold a majority stake in Sky Bet, valuing the gambling operation at £800m. The Leeds-based operation, which includes sites such as Sky Vegas and Sky Bingo, is being bought by private equity group CVC Capital Partners. S...
Meiyappan's role in IPL betting scandal similar to insider trading: SC
Nov 25, 2014 at 20:19 | Source:
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has said that N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's role in IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal seemed like "insider trading" and agreed to hear a plea for making public the names of cricketers that are...
Smaller F1 teams send Bernie a gentle reminder: We want more money
Nov 18, 2014 at 14:14 | Source:
Formula One's smaller teams have written to Bernie Ecclestone to press demands for a bigger share of the sport's considerable revenues.Force India deputy principal Bob Fernley told Reuters a letter had been sent on Monday to commercial supremo Eccles...
Padmanabhan figures in CBI inquiry, Sebi removes him as CVO
Sep 27, 2014 at 13:17 | Source:
MUMBAI | NEW DELHI: Capital market regulator Securities Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Friday removed its chief vigilance officer (CVO), RK Padmanabhan, after his name figured in a preliminary inquiry by CBI. The agency is probing his role in a S...
Meet Hansraj Ahir, the man who unearthed coal scam
Sep 25, 2014 at 04:47 | Source:
NEW DELHI: A one-line entry in BJP MP Hansraj Ahir's bio-data on the Lok Sabha website that lists "environmental protection" as his special interest is hardly a clue to the fact that he is indeed the man who set the ball rolling in the coal block all...