NEW DELHI: Nearly seven out of every 10 corruption-related cases investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ended in conviction of government officials in the last decade, a record that justifies the dread that the agency strikes among unscrupulous officials.
The tweets by comedian-actor Kapil Sharma about some civic officers asking him for a bribe in connection with the construction of his office has kicked up a row. Sharma’s reference to “achchhe din’’ has irked the followers of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP. The revelation… Read more
NEW DELHI: If a bribe-giver informs the police or a law enforcement agency within seven days of his action, he may receive immunity from criminal prosecution.