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Women’s hostel opened in corrupt official’s seized house


June 15th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 15 (IANS) Sending a strong message to its corrupt public servants, Odisha has converted the confiscated house of a tainted government official into a working women's hostel, an ... Read more...

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Verdict will help win war on corruption: Swamy


January 31st, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Calling it a big victory for India's constitution, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Tuesday welcomed the apex court order setting a three-month deadline for ... Read more...

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Bihar cracks whip again, sacks corrupt official


January 24th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 24 (IANS) The Bihar government has fired a transport department official - who was caught accepting a Rs.50,000 bribe and was found to own property worth Rs.80 ... Read more...

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Another corrupt official’s house confiscated in Bihar


November 19th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 19 (IANS) In the second such case in Bihar, authorities here Saturday confiscated the house of a suspended treasury clerk who is facing prosecution in a corruption case, ... Read more...

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Orissa opens dispensary in seized house of corrupt official


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 2 (IANS) Hardening its stand against corrupt public servants, Orissa Wednesday opened a homoeopathic dispensary in the confiscated house of a tainted former Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official ... Read more...

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More homes of corrupt officials to be seized: Nitish


September 14th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 14 (IANS) Writing in his blog for the first time since returning to power, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has warned corrupt officials that their property would be ... Read more...

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Russian female activists protest corruption by stripping for calendar


April 9th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9 (ANI): Female activists in Russia protested Government corruption by stripping and posing in sexy lingerie for an erotic calendar.Youth movement Nashi published the photos and said it planned ... Read more...

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Corrupt officials will not be spared, asserts Chavan


February 18th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) The Maharastra government is waging an all-out war against corruption and no corrupt official, at any level, will be spared, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan asserted Friday."We are making ... Read more...

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Rights panel concerned over farmers’ suicides in Orissa (Lead)


January 19th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar/New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday expressed concern over the increasing cases of starvation deaths and farmers' suicides in Orissa and gave a list of recommendations ... Read more...

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JD-U MP announces fast to demand probe into his assets


January 13th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 13 (IANS)Stung by allegations of corruption from his party colleagues, an MP from Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) has asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to order a probe into his ... Read more...

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Vigilance panel’s anti-graft portal is a hit


December 28th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) over 2,000 people have registered with the Central Vigilance Commission's (CVC) new anti-corruption portal 'VIGEYE', which was launched early this month, and about 200 complaints have been ... Read more...

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Confiscate properties of corrupt politicians: JD-U MP


December 20th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 20 (IANS) After Bihar confiscated the properties of a corrupt official to convert them into primary schools, an MP from the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Monday said the state government ... Read more...

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US wary of China’s military, intelligence support to Kenya: Wikileaks


December 9th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9(ANI): The United States believes that China was providing military and intelligence support to Kenya with the help of a corrupt official, according to classified US diplomatic cables released by ... Read more...

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Millions of unaccounted rupees seized from former Ajmer dairy official


August 13th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Kishore SolankiAjmer, Aug 13 (ANI): The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) here seized unaccounted Rs 4.8 million from Surendra Kumar Sharma, a former deputy manager of the Rajasthan Cooperative Dairy Federation on ... Read more...

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Facebook protests lead to vigil against corruption


August 6th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Assamese students in Delhi, expressing their concern over "rampant corruption" in the state on Facebook, have planned a vigil in the capital Sunday to "mourn the ... Read more...

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Crackdown on graft due to president’s rule: Jharkhand officials


August 31st, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 31 (IANS) With the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducting raids on the houses of one more Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official in Jharkhand Monday for alleged graft, senior bureaucrats ... Read more...

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Corruption ‘highly institutionalised’ in Haryana: official


January 7th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), Jan 7 (IANS) Corruption in the government offices of Haryana is "highly institutionalised and everyone here is shielding one another", a top anti-corruption official said Wednesday."The cases of corruption that ... Read more...

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