Thursday, 30 June, 2022

Topic: CVC

Ensure no safe havens for those who betray India, PM Modi tells CVC, CBI officials

In a virtual address, PM Modi told the CVC & CBI officials that their 'partnership is with Maa Bharti' and stern action must be taken against those acting against national interest.

Vigilance body reports 54 cases of govt deviating from its advice on corruption cases

In its annual report, the Central Vigilance Committee, said that the highest of such cases, 20, pertained to the Indian Railways.

CBI has been waiting 4 months for sanction to prosecute 3 MPs, shows latest CVC data

The CBI is waiting to move on as many as 58 cases involving over 130 Lok Sabha MPs, bureaucrats and bank officials for alleged corruption.

India Inc loves retired bureaucrats. Modi govt can stop the stink with cooling-off period

Former CVC K.V. Chowdary’s joining Reliance Industries as an independent director highlights the need for urgent reforms in Indian bureaucracy.

Vigilance body looks to prosecute former NITI Aayog CEO, officials for corruption

The CVC has sought sanctions in the case related to the clearance granted by the foreign investment board to INX media for receiving Rs 305 crore as overseas funds.

Sharad Kumar named interim Central Vigilance Commissioner till PM-headed panel selects one

A new incumbent CVC will be chosen by PM Narendra Modi-headed selection panel, which includes the Home Minister and the leader of opposition.

After Alok Verma, Modi govt now removes Rakesh Asthana & 3 top CBI officers

Decision to curtail tenure of these four officers was taken by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, headed by PM Modi. New Delhi: A week...

K.V. Chowdary, first IRS officer to serve as CVC, is no stranger to controversy

K.V. Chowdary is said to have been as close to the power centres in UPA as he is in NDA.

How the lack of ‘dharma’ caused the CBI crisis

It started long before Narendra Modi took office.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.