Centre agrees to re-examine Lokpal selection rules

The Centre on Monday agreed in the Supreme Court to re-examine the contentious issues on selection of Lokpal and said it was ready to make final amendments in the rules before proceeding with the... »
Mid day meals being served in a government school in Gowdanahalli panchayat, Karnataka.

'States free to keep Chief Ministers out of Lokayukta'

The Select Committee’s report on the Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill, 2011, tabled in Rajya Sabha on Friday, makes it mandatory for States to enact a Lokayukta law within a year of the notification of t... » 1 comment

Parliamentary panel seeks collegium for selection of CBI chief

A Parliamentary Select Committee besides recommending de-linking of Lokayuktas from the central Lokpal Bill in a crucial suggestion has sought that the CBI Director be appointed for a fixed tenure by... »

Panel for delinking Lokayuktas from Lokpal

The Rajya Sabha Select Committee on the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 has, however, said the state governments will have to set up their own ombudsman. »
Prashant Bhushan, India Against Corruption (IAC), at the South India IAC all volunteer meet, in Bangalore. Photo: K. Murali Kumar.

We’re for ‘socialist-type’ economic policy, says Prashant Bhushan

‘However, we will not be totally against private sector participation’ » 1 comment