First, the big picture. The victory fashioned by Modi in India‘s politically most important state will inevitably be seen as a thumbs up for demonetisation; the failure of the Aam Aadmi Party in expanding beyond Delhi will also reassure those who want no threat, however small, to a dominant single party at the Centre.
Digital payment can check black money and play a key role in fighting graft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he asked the youth to become an "anti-corruption cadre" as part of the "cleanliness" drive.
Recent data shows that an increasing number of Indians and Pakistanis are opting for the 'golden visa scheme'. This scheme grants British citizenship to any person who invests up to 2 million pounds in British assets
"The government is not serious on the issue of corruption. The Lokpal Act has not been implemented even after 365 days of the President having signed it. They have not fulfilled assurances made to the people. That is why an agitation will be launched once again on Lokpal, Land Acquisition Act and black money," Hazare said
Former Congressman Vinod Kumar Binny representing Laxmi Nagar, who was expected to be in the Cabinet hasn't been given any ministry.
The BCCI Working Committee will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss the fallout of the spot-fixing controversy and decide the future course of action against the three arrested cricketers.
The World Bank must do more than just point fingers when it uncovers corruption, it should work with countries to fix the problem by sharing experiences on effective ways to root out graft, the bank's head said on Wednesday.
Former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Tuesday said social activist Anna Hazare's route is definitely going to bring a very powerful law on anti-corruption.
A day after Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh compared her with anti-corruption crusader Arvind Kejriwal, Bollywood actor Rakhi Sawant on Monday hit back at the politician writing a complaint letter against him to the commissioner of Mumbai police.
Anna Hazare meets his new anti-corruption group to discuss strategies Anna Hazare held the first meeting of his apolitical anti-corruption movement's Core Committee in New Delhi.
Anna Hazare held the first meeting of his apolitical anti-corruption movement's Core Committee in New Delhi. Anna, who was in Guwahati to attend some events there and returned to the capital on Saturday afternoon, along with his close aides deliberated on future strategies at the meeting.
Reliance Industries and Jet Airways , two of India's biggest companies, denied allegations from anti-corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal who accused executives of holding undeclared Swiss bank accounts.
Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Monday said that he will support Arvind Kejriwal if the latter stands for elections, while denying that they had any differences.
It is the second day of anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's visit to Delhi. Arvind Kejriwal met Anna Hazare along with Manish Sisodia and assured that he'll support Anna in all his movements. This was the first meeting between Kejriwal and Anna after they parted ways.
Former Supreme Court judge N Santosh Hegde says a political party floated purely on the anti-corruption plank will not succeed in elections at this stage as money power and diversity play a role.
Notwithstanding his associates targeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on alleged irregularities in allocation of coal blocks, anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare on Thursday described him as a "good man" against whom there is no example of corruption yet.
In a bid to weed out corruption, Goa Government will now maintain a list of tainted officials and keep them away from sensitive departments if they fail to improve their conduct over a period of time.
Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare and his team have been watching the government's actions on the Lokpal Bill very closely.
The government and Team Anna are on collision course once again. Hazare has rejected the Parliament's standing committee's draft of the Lokpal Bill. He said that the exclusion of lower bureaucracy is unacceptable. He has now threatened to launch a fresh agitation, reports CNBC-TV18’s Rupashree Nanda.
The government will aim to pass a slew of legislation in the winter session of parliament commencing on Tuesday, including an anti-corruption bill, parliamentary affairs minister Pawan Kumar Bansal said on Wednesday.
Chinese and Russian firms are the most likely to pay bribes while operating abroad, and the most corrupt sectors are public works contracts and construction, according to Transparency International's latest "Bribe Payers' index".
Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare has said that he may break his silence soon by ending his 'maun vrat' in three to four days. "In the next 3 to 4 days I might end my 'maun vrat'," Anna wrote in his latest blog.
The Central Vigilance Commission has recommended a CBI probe to unearth "criminal conspiracy" in an alleged loan scam in state-run HUDCO which led to a loss of Rs 50 crore meant for creating houses for people living below the poverty line.
You’ve watched the people, felt the passion and heard the politicians. Now it’s time for some perspective. On this show we discuss, what will it take to create an effective anti-corruption authority (Lokpal, Jan lokpal, ombudsman or however you want to refer to it)?
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee started the Lokpal debate in the Lok Sabha on Saturday, stressing on the necessity of staying within the Constitution. The House also unanimously requested anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare to end his fast, which has entered its 12th day.