Response to Railways' 'Give it Up' scheme 'not encouraging': CAG report
CAG report tabled in Parliament reported that senior citizen concession accounted for 52.5 per cent of the total allowed by the national transporter. Thus, the 'Give it Up' scheme, which started in 2017, encouraging senior citizens to give up their train fare concessions, is not encouraging enough.
Indian Railways operating ratio of 98.44% worst in 10 years: CAG
The Indian Railways' operating ratio in 2017-18 was at 98.44 per cent, the w...
Non-compliance of government directives by CPSEs led to shortfall of Rs 9,417 crore in dividend: CAG
As per the norms, all profit-making cent...
CAG raps Arvind Kejriwal for spending Rs 1,000 crore in 30 days
The CAG has pulled up the government for dumping funds meant for several items into an account for the entire year and then spending suddenly while approaching the end of the financial year.
Rs 500cr farm income got I-T relief sans verification: CAG
The CAG asks I-T department to revisit cases where agricultural income excess set threshold.
PM Modi unveils statue of Mahatma Gandhi at CAG office in Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) office premises on No...
Coal India faces CAG heat over Rs 371 crore excess PF deposit
PSU accused of violating law by parking co’s share of leave encashment
After CAG expose, government asks oil companies to recover Rs 108 crore from staff
The ministry has informed the CAG that it has examined the matter in consultation with IOC and BPCL and directed both companies to recover the “unauthorised” payments made to their employees. The two companies have been asked to furnish action taken report on the matter.
Railways operating ratio of 98.44 per cent in 2017-18, worst in last 10 years: CAG
The railways recorded an operating ratio of 98.44% in 2017-18, worst in 10 years, CAG said in its report.
Gauhati varsity offered 21 unapproved courses, gave false affidavits to UGC: CAG
The findings of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, tabled during the ongoing Winter Session of the Assam Assembly, also says that the oldest university of the northeast had submitted multiple false affidavits to the UGC, assuring the commission that it will not start any new distance course without approval.
PM Modi asks CAG to develop innovative methods to check frauds in govt departments
"CAG should look for innovative methods to deal with occupational fraud," PM Modi said adding that the auditor can play a role in improving governance and efficiency. He said the government wants to move to evidence-backed policy making by 2022 and the CAG can play a role by becoming a think tank and focusing on big data analysis.
Social obligation costs should be excluded from Operating Ratio to reflect true picture of Railways' finances: Piyush Goyal
The Indian Railways recorded its worst operating ratio in 10 years in 2017-18 at 98.44 per cent, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said in a report tabled in Parliament on Monday.
Assam govt to make public number of Hindu Bengalis excluded from final NRC: Himanta Biswa Sarma
"We will make public the figure of those (excluded) Hindu Bengali people applying (to get their names included in the NRC) in different districts during the ongoing session of the Assembly. We could not give that data earlier as the NRC had not been prepared. Now we have the data with district-wise break up," Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
Why CAG is building a grand museum in Shimla
The museum will be housed in Shimla at Chadwick House where the first batch of audit and account officers from independent India underwent training in 1950.
CAG report exposes massive land allotment scam in Karnataka
A report released by the office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has shocking unmissable anomalies in the allotment of ...
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