President Ram Nath Kovind calls upon CAG to move towards outcome auditing
Observing that a government department is an 'organic entity', Kovind said any breakdown or deficiency in service reflects vulnerability in the system.
Chennai floods in December 2015 man-made, says CAG Report
One of the key reservoirs storing water for the Chennai city, the Chembarambakkam r...
CAG faults Railways over 'lack of financial discipline'
The CAG report, which was tabled in Parliament today, said the issue is significant e...
4,000 inmates but only two doctors in Bengaluru's prison
Parappana Agrahara is hyped to be at the forefront of prison reforms in the state because of the various skill development programmes it organises for its inmates.
CAG flags lower administrative charges collection by EPFO
The under-realisation was detected after test checking of records at the eight EPFO regional offices during January 2015 to March 2017 period.
Several irregularities in Gender Budgeting in Rajasthan: CAG
The CAG has found several irregularities in the implementation of gender budgeting in Rajasthan including non-implementation of schemes aimed at women empowerment.
State highways repairs and maintenance norms outdated: CAG
In a report, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said repairs and maintenance works were split into many parts and awarded to single bidders.
NDA Rafale deal achieved better price than earlier proposal: Defence Ministry
The Defence Ministry on Friday dismissed as "factually inaccurate" a media report that talked of a 41 per cent increase in the price per air...
Find new ways to generate revenue: CAG to Railways
The operating ratio during 2016-17 had deteriorated to the lowest level of 96.5% since 2000-01 when it was 98.3%, said the CAG report on railways finances for 2016-17.
Jammu and Kashmir government's fiscal liability at Rs 44,673 crore on March 2014: CAG
"The overall fiscal liabilities of J&K state have increased from Rs 40,265 crore in 2012-13 to Rs 44,673 crore by the end of March 31, 2014," the report said.
NGT directs railways to submit action plan on cleanliness, asks CAG to conduct performance audit
The NGT order came on a petition filed by lawyers Saloni Singh and Arush Pathania seeking steps to check pollution on railway properties, particularly on tracks.
ET in the classroom: Off-budget financing
Even though the borrowing and spending is outside the budget, it has implications for the budget and for all practical reasons should be included in that document.
Mallikarjun Kharge calls PAC meeting on Thursday
Though the opposition parties have been raising the Rafale issue in both Houses and forcing adjournments, it is not clear if the matter will come up during the meeting.
Misuse of warehouse facility led to blockage of revenue: CAG
Compliance audit report of Department of Revenue said monitoring of warehouses was weak and maintenance of records was improper.
Anand Sharma urges SC to recall Rafale judgement, issue contempt of court notice to govt
Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, the Congress leader said: "They should seek penance and take a dip in the holy Ganges instead".
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