Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slams regulators’ failure to detect PNB fraud

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today slammed regulators for failing to detect the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at Punjab National Bank for seven long years, saying unlike politicians, regulators in the Indian system are unaccountable. Speaking on the scam for the second time this week, he said employees conniving with fraudsters is worrisome. Also worrisome is that […]

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AAP govt notifications without LG nod illegal: HC

The AAP government’s decisions to go for probe into the CNG fitness scam and alleged irregularities in DDCA when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was at its helm, were today held as illegal by the Delhi High Court which said these were without the approval of the LG, who is the administrative head of the national […]

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“No prejudice if civil, criminal cases go together”

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today told Delhi High Court that “no prejudice” would be caused to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal if the civil and criminal defamation proceedings continued side by side. “No prejudice would be caused to the AAP leaders if both the civil suit before the high court and the criminal proceedings before […]

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