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Maharashtra health department officer, public prosecutor held for graft

The Anti-Corruption Bureau has arrested two government officials in separate incidents while they were allegedly accepting bribe.

published on : 29th June 2017

Respite for former Kerala Vigilance Director Jacob Thomas: clean chit in assets case

 A complaint was filed by an activist alleging that Thomas had purchased 50 acres of land in Tamil Nadu in the name of a Kochi-based private company in which he was reportedly the director in 2001.

published on : 24th June 2017

Kerala farmer suicide: Additional chief secretary confirms holes in land records

Kozhikode collector  had suspended Chembanoda village officer and the village assistant following an inquiry into the circumstances that led to the suicide of  the farmer.

published on : 24th June 2017

ACB raids residences, offices of 8 government officials

The officials possessed huge properties, including farmlands, residential and commercial sites and much more besides incriminating documents in support of the graft charges.  

published on : 17th June 2017

Karnataka ACB raids properties of rural development officer Ranganatha Naik, reveal 16-crore assets

Karnataka Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths raided the premises of Ranganatha Naik, superintending engineer in the Rural Development Department at Mysuru.

published on : 3rd March 2017

Charu Sinha’s transfer from ACB: Telangana IPS fraternity smells a rat  

Officials suspect pressure from some public representatives led to the transfer.

published on : 1st March 2017

ACB raids properties of Bheemili Tahsildar BTV Rama Rao

Teams of ACB are conducting raids at four places in Vizag, one place at Rajahmundry and two places at Hyderabad.

published on : 22nd February 2017

Pattoor land scam: Vigilance Court gives two-week ultimatum to Kerala VACB

It may be recalled that in December 2015, the VACB had launched a quick verification into the issue based on a petition by then Opposition leader VS Achuthanandan.

published on : 9th February 2017

Senior gynaecologist arrested on bribe charges in Kerala

A raid is being carried out by VACB officials at his residence in Thamarassery.

published on : 23rd January 2017

Vigilance court against Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau director

The court also directed the investigating agency to submit the preliminary inquiry report in Mercykutty graft case by February 17.

published on : 3rd January 2017

Social media freaks in Kerala govt, beware! Big brother is watching

The Vigilance and Anti-corruption Bureau (VACB) is all set to begin a statewide operation to scan them.

published on : 3rd January 2017

Pankaja Munde gets clean chit by ACB in 'chikki' case

The Anti-Corruption Bureau has given her a clean chit in the 'chikki' case pertaining to alleged irregularities in awarding contracts.

published on : 21st December 2016

Chief Commissioner of Central Excise under CBI scanner for taking cash for transfers

CBI, ACB  book  principal chief commissioner Janaki Arunkumar and four superintendents of central excise, Chennai, for allegedly demanding a bribe for facilitating  favourable transfer-posting.

published on : 30th November 2016

Missing files: Uproar in Corp council as Opposition seeks probe

The issue was raised on the basis of a Corporation circular which stated that the Vigilance reported loss of some important files from former/retired employees.

published on : 16th November 2016

Vigilance raids controversial Kerala Additional Chief Secretary Tom Jose's properties

A high profile IAS official, who is facing probe on charges of allegedly amassing wealth, was raided by the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau.

published on : 28th October 2016