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Court rejects Kerala govt's plea to wind up palmolein case

In a legal and political setback to the Congress-led United Democratic Front government in Kerala, a vigilance court on Friday turned down its move to wind up the palmolein import graft case dating......

Palmolein case: Achuthanandan moves Kerala HC

The Kerala high court has admitted a petition by CPI-M veteran V S Achuthanandan challenging a vigilance court order giving clean chit to Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who was a member of K......

Assets case: Special court in Bangalore to try TN CM Jayalalithaa

The Karnataka high court on Friday quashed the investigation by the vigilance against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Justice Jaganathan while quashing the decision of a probe by the......

No appeal in Palmolein oil import case: Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said he would not appeal against the Vigilance Court order of a probe into his alleged role in the Palmolein oil import case. "I will not do......

Kerala CM in the dock again over palmolein case

In a setback to Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, a  vigilance court in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday ordered a probe to ascertain if he had any role in the 1992 palmolein oil import deal as......

Multi-crore scam allegation: Court notice to ONGC, CVC

Gujarat high court has issued notices to Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, central government and Central Vigilance Commission on a public interest litigation alleging multi-crore scam by top......

AI's 111 aircraft purchase: HC to hear plea for probe

Delhi high court is likely to hear on Wednesday a fresh plea of an NGO seeking a direction to the Central Vigilance Commission to inquire into alleged purchase orders of 111 aircraft costing a......

Top posts vacant in 35 PSUs including Coal India, BSNL, NHPC

Several state-owned firms across the country are headless at the moment, with top posts lying vacant in as many as 35 Central Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) including Coal India, MTNL, BSNL......

Gas giants in a 'draining' battle

It can be termed the clash of the titans in hydrocarbon space or the alleged 'great gas robbery'. Government-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, the country’s largest producer of both,......

Hit by unkept promises, HM workers await govt intervention

When Shibchandra Singh, a worker at Hindustan Motors' plant at Uttarpara, close to Kolkata, left the factory last Friday, he was briefed by his supervisor about the work to perform on Sunday. After......

Djokovic loses trust in anti-doping programme

Novak Djokovic says he has lost all trust in the anti-doping programme in tennis and fears he could become a victim of its ‘negligence’ after fellow Serb Victor Troicki failed to have......

Political slugfest mars day one of HP-Goa Ranji match

In a dramatic turn of events, the Ranji Trophy Group C match between Himachal Pradesh and Goa was cancelled but resumed later on Sunday after BCCI president N Srinivasan intervened to sort out a......

  People speak for vigilance court

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Q. what is lokpal bill?
:  A. The Jan Lokpal Bill (Citizen's ombudsman Bill) is a draft anti-corruption bill drawn up by prominent civil society activists seeking the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-lokpal-bill//answers/20401170

dhumal datta
Q. Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar was today unanimously chosen the next Chief Vigilance Commissioner, four months after the Supreme Court had quashed the appointment of P J Thomas to the post.- Comment
Dhumal Datta:  A. CVC preferably should be a person who has more leftover service. It will maintain continuity. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/defence-secretary-pradeep-kumar-was-today-unanimously-chosen/20401159/answers/20143279

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. The government is unable to accept civil society's version of an anti-corruption authority with sweeping jurisdiction over the Prime Minister's Office, top judiciary and actions of MPs in Parliament along with merging entities like Central Vigilance Commission and Central Bureau of Investigation into the Lokpal - What solution you would suggest to see to it the Government agree to these ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. the view of govt is very clear that they are not going to displease neither the MPs of the houses nor CJs and also dont want to leave the command...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-government-is-unable-to-accept-civil-societys-version-of/20143257/answers/20070096

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Jan Lokpal Bill, as I am thinking, post yr view please?1. An institution called LOKPAL at the centre and LOKAYUKTA in each state will be set up2. Like Supreme Court and Election Commission, they will be completely independent of the governments. No minister or bureaucrat will be able to influence their investigations.3. Cases against corrupt people will not linger on for years anymore: Investigations in any case will have to be completed in one year. Trial should be completed in next one year so that the corrupt politician, officer or judge is sent to jail within two years.4. The loss
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. The salient features of the Bill can be summed up as follows:1. An institution called 'Lokpal' in the centre and 'Lokayukta' in each state will be...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jan-lokpal-bill-as-i-am-thinking-post-yr-view-please1.-an-in/20070030/answers/19546574

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Autos off, eateries to shut for Bangalore bandh today

BANGALORE: Normal life is likely to be disrupted on Thursday as autorickshaws will go off roads, restaurants plan to remain closed and there are... ...

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SC bins early hearing on LoP

New Delhi, July 30: The Supreme Court today refused to take up for early hearing the row over the leader of Opposition status the Congress has been... ...

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Policy to tackle drug menace in Arunachal

ITANAGAR, July 30 Admitting that the illegal drug peddling and opium cultivation were continuing to pose a serious threat to Tirap and Changlang... ...

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Himachal CM

: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Wednesday said it was wrong to say that the government was victimizing any IAS (Indian... ...

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Why are government lawyers confusing us about who the Leader of Opposition shouldn't be?

This week's " Poke Me", invites your comments on ' Why are government lawyers confusing us about who the Leader of Opposition shouldn't be?'. The... ...

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