The Jana Mahiti report brought out by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy that calls for doing away with the existing practice of police verification undertaken by the Passport Office was released on April 25. The findings of the report were based on the extensive research undertaken… Read more
Chennai: If public servants are allowed more discretion on bad investments, instances like the Vijay Mallya case will be fewer, chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian has said.
"We ought to amend the Prevention of Corruption Act. Under the current law, public servants, in particular… Read more
Nearly 58 per cent of Indians believe bribery and corruption is widespread in the country, according to the EY Global Fraud Survey 2016. The figure has come down from 68 per cent in 2014, when the Narendra Modi-led NDA government came to power. However, it is higher than the global average of 39… Read more