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.
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.
08 Jul 2016
Kota (Rajasthan): A 15-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and sold for Rs 1.25 lakh to a man, who repeatedly raped her, the police said today.
25 Jul 2016
Jaipur: The Rajasthan High Court today acquitted Bollywood actor Salman Khan in the 18-year-old blackbuck and chinkara poaching cases.
19 Aug 2016
Jaipur: A suspected Pakistani spy was apprehended by intelligence sleuths in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan. "The accused who identified himself as Nandu is a Pakistani national and entered the country on visa," U R Sahoo, ADG Intelligence told on Friday.
01 Mar 2016
Aizawl: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla today said Lokayukta would be established soon in the state.
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.
20 Jun 2016
Jaipur: Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria kicked up a storm when he hurled an abusive word at former prime minister Manmohan Singh while comparing him to his successor Narendra Modi.
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.