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2G: Raja cross-examines former official (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Accused in the 2G spectrum case and former telecom minister A. Raja Monday began the cross-examination of key witness and former official A.K. Srivastava ... Read more...

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Ramesh wants Assam rural jobs scheme audited


October 28th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 28 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India will be asked to do a performance audit of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in ... Read more...

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Kerala legislators to be subject to performance audit


September 25th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 25 (IANS) For the first time in the history of the Kerala assembly, the performance of all legislators would be subject to a performance audit, Speaker G. Karthikeyan ... Read more...

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Team Anna trains guns on MPs, wants work audit (Lead)


September 10th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Sep 10 (IANS) Training guns on parliamentarians, anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare will write to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking a performance audit of MPs, his aide ... Read more...

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CAG is not only the government’s accountant: BJP


August 11th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) Thursday slammed the Congress's contention that the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) was there only to audit government expenditures, saying ... Read more...

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Fertiliser subsidies not improving production: Official auditor


August 5th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Despite the government footing high bills on account of subsidising fertilisers, the official auditor said domestic production levels in ten years ending 2008-09 had increased ... Read more...

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Not exceeded brief in preparing CWG report: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The government's top auditor office Friday said it had not exceeded its brief in preparing the audit report for the Commonwealth Games (CWG) last year.Deputy ... Read more...

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Large number of farmers buying fertilisers above MRP: Official auditor


August 5th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Even though the government spends huge amounts as subsidies on fertilisers, a survey by the official auditor has revealed that about 45 percent of farmers ... Read more...

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Best district in rural jobs scheme - really?


April 9th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ganjam (Orissa), April 9 (IANS) The home district of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was twice awarded for best practices in the implementation of the rural jobs scheme. But a report ... Read more...

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CAG slams armed forces for illegal golf courses on defence land


March 25th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Indian armed forces officers' pastime of playing golf on prime defence land has drawn sharp criticism from government auditors, who have called it illegal exploitation ... Read more...

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PAC to consider PM offer to depose on spectrum, says Joshi (Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi, who heads parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Monday said his panel would take the "appropriate decision at the appropriate time" on ... Read more...

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CAG inaugurates 96th International Training Programme on Performance Audit


September 13th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.13 (ANI): The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, Vinod Rai,inaugurated the 96th International Training Programme on 'Performance Audit' at the Comptroller and Auditor General's (C and AG) Office ... Read more...

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CAG to train foreigners


September 11th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India will Monday launch a professional training programme on audit and accounting for 45 participants from 36 countries, a statement ... Read more...

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BJP delegation meets Chief Election Commissioner ahead of Bihar polls


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 3 (ANI): A delegation of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders met the Chief Election Commissioner, S Y Quraishi, here on Friday ahead of the Bihar assembly elections."The objective ... Read more...

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Gadkari to unveil his vision for BJP at Indore


February 16th, 2010 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Having outlined the broad contours of his political thinking, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) new president Nitin Gadkari is expected to unveil his vision ... Read more...

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BJP will work honestly for minorities: Gadkari


January 12th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Nitin Gadkari, the newly installed president of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP), Tuesday said the party would remove any misconceptions among minorities by working ... Read more...

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New BJP chief puts office-bearers on notice (Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) In his first meeting with party office-bearers since assuming charge as Bharatiya Janata Party president, Nitin Gadkari said Thursday that performance audit of office bearers would ... Read more...

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SC, ST school dropout has gone up: CAG report


August 3rd, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): A report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) says that school dropout rates for students from Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) have gone ... Read more...

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