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Demonetisation: Foolhardy Notion of Linking Corruption and Growth

Posted on March 27, 2017 from New Delhi ι Report #112591

In 1923, Lord John Maynard Keynes wrote in one of his famous early works, The Tract on Monetary Reform, “The long run is a…Read more

PILs Will Not Solve India’s Corruption Problem

Posted on February 22, 2017 from New Delhi ι Report #103921

I have great respect and admiration for those who valiantly and against great odds continue to use public interest litigation (PIL) to advance public…Read more

Corruption a vice of 'insatiable avarice for self-aggrandisement': SC

Posted on February 14, 2017 from Delhi, National ι Report #101952

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that corruption was cancerous and a vice of "insatiable avarice for self-aggrandisement"…Read more

Why Demonetisation Will Not Eliminate Black Money or Corruption

Posted on November 22, 2016 from India ι Report #82484

The government’s demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes is a contentious issue, but is understandable. Such schemes may have not worked…Read more

Public Perception Index on Corruption in 25 Govt Offices Soon

Posted on November 03, 2016 from New Delhi ι Report #82481

Soon, one can know about the extent of corruption in government offices, as for the first time the Central Vigilance Commission is coming up with a…Read more

Prevention of Corruption Bill: New Bill will allow companies to make junior staff the fall guy

Posted on October 25, 2016 from India ι Report #82480

The Prevention of Corruption Bill, 2013 amends the Prevention of Corruption Act 1988, to put it in sync with India’s commitments to the UNCAC.…Read more

Simplifying India’s Passport Process

Posted on July 20, 2016 from India ι Report #82466

A former head of the Karnataka Police, S.T. Ramesh joined the Indian Police Service (IPS) in 1976 and served the State…Read more

India must address perceptions of widespread corruption that impact ease of doing business

Posted on July 12, 2016 from India ι Report #82463

India needs to address perceptions of widespread corruption that impact the ease of doing business. It ranks 76 in the International Corruption Perceptions…Read more

India has improved in transparency ranking in real estate: JLL

Posted on July 04, 2016 from Mumbai ι Report #82461

Mumbai: Owing to policy measures taken by the government, India has improved in global rankings in terms of transparency in real estate sector in Asia…Read more

Despite its anti-corruption creativity, India is still a one man, one bribe democracy

Posted on April 16, 2015 from Delhi, National ι Report #1129

Money talks, especially in the bustle of an Indian bazaar. But what would you do if someone thrust…Read more