Kandois of Kolkata recently said they no longer have any connection with Purti or Gadkari after their companies exited PPSL in 2009; but DNA found that the Kandois are listed as directors in the third level of shareholding firms.
In order to keep the citizens away from the scourge of corruption, DNA has initiated an anti-corruption campaign - 'Grounding the corrupt'.
After meeting Maran in February 2006, Manmohan diluted terms of reference; ensured issue of pricing of spectrum was no longer with GoM.
The checkpost authorities threatened to have me arrested. I started shouting at even the police, challenging them to arrest me for refusing to pay a bribe.
We have a trust for education of children in some of the most backward areas of Kanchipuram. But we did not get permission for setting up an arts and science college as we did not pay Rs25 lakh for clearing the file.
I did not get my full fees from my client because he was kept behind bars for an additional three weeks as I did not pay a bribe.
We probably live in the worst possible times for India. Morally speaking.
After about 30 years, when Annas and Ramdevs are 'sacrificing their food' for the sake of a new law against corruption, I think the officer had already thought of a mechanism to avoid the Lokpal.
The Rajya Sabha member says she has never paid a bribe. There were many occasions when she was asked to pay, but she did not.
A Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) officer from the assessment of property tax department was asking for a bribe of about Rs40,000 to lawfully give 'commercial status' to an apartment where Girish Deshpande conducts business.