24 Aug 2011
As the country is witnessing an unprecedented movement against corruption led by Anna Hazare, the state of affairs in agencies meant to check corruption in Rajasthan is worrisome.
03 Dec 2014
Jaipur: Expressing concern over the rising level of corruption in the country, Rajasthan LokayuktaJustice SS Kothari on Wednesday said there should be an independent investigation agency under the anti-corruption ombudsman.
20 Apr 2016
Panaji: The Goa Cabinet today recommended the name of Justice PK Mishra, a retired High Court Judge, for the post of State Lokayukta, a position which is lying vacant since 2013.
01 Mar 2016
Aizawl: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla today said Lokayukta would be established soon in the state.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today appointed Justice Virendra Singh- former judge of the Allahabad High Court as the Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh and expressed its disapproval of the way constitutional authorities mandated to appoint the ombudsman failed to discharge their responsibilities.
20 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today reserved its verdict on petitions seeking recall of an earlier order by which Justice Virendra Singh, former judge of Allahabad High Court, was appointed the Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh.
24 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Justice Madanlal Laxmandas Tahaliyani, a retired judge of Bombay High Court, was today sworn in as the new Maharashtra Lokayukta. Governor C Vidyasagar Rao administered the oath of office to Justice Tahaliyani at a brief ceremony held at the Darbar Hall of Raj Bhavan here.
18 Dec 2015
Gorakhpur: A day after the Supreme Court slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for failing to appoint a Lokayukta, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav yesterday said that there was no laxity on his part and he was not at fault.
17 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Former Delhi High Court Judge, Justice Reva Khetrapal, took oath as Delhi's new Lokayukta today. Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung administered the oath at a function where Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was also present. Khetarpal will serve a five-year term.
08 Dec 2015
Bengaluru: Facing the prospect of his removal, controversial Karnataka Lokayukta Y Bhaskar Rao has resigned over an alleged extortion racket in the anti-graft ombudsman's office involving his son.