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Accommodation fees being charged ‘illegally’ for walking to Everest, by Khumba Raj Rai (kp 10/12/2018)

Dilemma of corruption: Both bribe payers and bribe takers gain through corrupt transactions, but the cost is passed on to the poor, honest and disfranchised population, by Narayan Manandhar (rep 09/12/2018)

Watchdog files graft case against former minister: Case filed against 21 people at Special Court; Rs2.54b recovery sum sought from Pandey’s firm, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 08/12/2018), CIAA sues ex-minister Pandey, 20 others for shoddy work on Sikta (rep 08/12/2018), Ex-minister, others booked for embezzling billions (ht 08/12/2018), Welcome initiatives by CIAA (rep 10/12/2018), Will Kalika and its Chinese partner, consulting firm be chargesheated? (rep 10/12/2018)

Court order gives Pappu reprieve: The government had scrapped Pappu’s contract for the construction delay, by Thakur Singh Tharu (kp 06/12/2018)

Erring builders face seizure of guarantee bond: Politically connected contractors among those on the hit list of the Department of Roads, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 05/12/2018)

CIAA issues work plan to tackle procurement malpractices: Faults mainly MoPIT and PPMO for problems, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 03/12/2018), Follow CIAA’s recommendations (rep 04/12/2018)

57 civil, security officials held with bribe: The anti-graft body received 4,670 fresh complaints in the first quarter of the current fiscal (ht 03/12/2018)

Local officials ‘use government vehicles to visit dance bars’: Ministry of Federal Affairs awakens to the misuse of cars, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 02/12/2018)

Education ministry lies about foreign junket expenses (rep 02/12/2018)

173 convicted of bribing for Nepal Army jobs, by Binod Ghimire (kp 30/11/2018)

Health Ministry uncertain of status of 8,000 staff on its payroll, by Bishnu Prasad Aryal (rep 29/11/2018)

Funds for new cars but not fire engines, by Yubaraj Bibash (rep 29/11/2018)

CIAA, DMLI join forces to jointly fight corruption (ht 29/11/2018)

Lust for luxury: How do we explain President Bidya Devi Bhandari’s craving for luxury? Is this her obsession with power? Has she started to think of herself in terms of former kings and queens?, by Chiranjibi Paudyal (rep 28/11/2018), Government begins process to buy presidential carcade: Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee asks ministries to furnish documents, by Tika R Pradhan (kp 30/11/2018)

Graft cases filed against 11 persons (ht 28/11/2018)

Government’s purchase of assets abroad is haphazard and ineffective, by Anil Giri (kp 27/11/2018), Auditor general himself audited purchase of Nepal envoy’s mansion in US, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 29/11/2018)

Ministry declines funds to parliament for 23 new vehicles (rep 27/11/2018)

Bus operators defy to register as companies, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 27/11/2018)

President’s motorcade faces red light by Sanjeev Giri (kp 22/11/2018), Minister defends amenities for President, her deputy: It’s the duty of government to strengthen newly established constitutional offices, says Spokesperson Banskota, by Tilak R Pradan (kp 23/11/2018), The People’s President! Why does our President need to live like one of those dictators in a totalitarian regime when most of us barely make enough to provide for our families?, by Guffadi (kp 24/11/2018)

Bir hospital doctor charges ministry with seeking bribes: Officials deny  accusations, say  Dr Adhikari defied the transfer order, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 21/11/2018)

Singha Durbar: Where expensive cars go to die (kp 21/11/2018)

Sugar import quota: Anti-graft body told to look into possible corruption (kp 21/11/2018)

Keep unaccounted transactions below 4 percent: Ministry; Preliminary audit shows sharp rise in financial irregularities, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 18/11/2018)

Corruption rife at local units, by Ganesh BK (rep 18/11/2018)

Mayor’s construction firm embezzles NEA’s Rs 1.4 million, by Nagendra Upadhyaya (rep 17/11/2018)

Govt replaces ambassador to Israel Thapa with Shakya: Shakya is Prime Minister KP Oli’s sister-in-law (rep 16/11/2018)

Corruption case filed against DSP (ht 15/11/2018)

Driving licence vendor hits speed bump: Contractor produces only 45,000 digital driving licences of  the 500,000 ordered, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 14/11/2018)

Salary as well as pension for some ‘lucky’ ex-bureaucrats, by Dipesh KC (14/11/2018), Moral question to former bureaucrats (rep 15/11/2018)

CIAA files case against senior govt attorney Thapa (rep 14/11/2018)

Room for whom?  Public properties are owned by people, not by those at the helm of affairs (kp 13/11/2018)

Sajha GM files libel case against Nepal Republic Media (rep 13/11/2018)

Govt decides to recall its envoy to South Africa (rep 13/11/2018)

Coastal-Pappu venture close to be blacklisted: Irrigation Department to send papers to Public Procurement Monitoring Office within this week, by Sanjeev Giri and Bibek Subedi (kp 12/11/2018)

Baglamukhi Oil Stores sealed for giving short measure, by Rajesh Khanal (kp 12/11/2018)

180 army personnel face court martial (ht 12/11/2018)

Poaching and smuggling unabated under the nose of local authorities, by Bhagiswar Limbu (rep 11/11/2018)

Watchdog chief says joint effort required to eliminate corruption (kp 06/11/2018)

MPs, party honchos pocket funds meant for hiring PAs, chauffers: Height of moral deficiency, says ex-chief secretary Koirala, by Ashok Dahal (rep 06/11/2018)

Red tape, other charges mar free-visa-free-ticket scheme, by Roshan Sedhai (rep 06/11/2018)

Anti-graft body probes more Pappu projects: Seeks details of seven projects handled by joint ventures involving Rauniyar’s construction firm, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 03/11/2018)

Two doctors face lawsuit for ‘protecting rapist’ (kp 03/11/2018)

Vigilance exposes teachers’ avarice: Out of 7,920 permanent teachers of the Tribhuvan University, 1,410 moonlight in other colleges; Teachers conduct just  three to four hours of classes in a week instead of at least 12-15 hours  of classes (kp 02/11/2018)

Price hike of sand, stones affects rebuilding: Quake survivors accuse local crusher operators of profiteering, by Nagendra Adhikari (kp 03/02/2017)

Dhading DAO to investigate fake quake victims, by Harihar Singh Rathour (kp 03/02/2017)

Plans to hand out public land to squatters draw flak: Experts fear misuse by politicians in favor of party cadres, by Santosh Ghimire (rep 12/11/2014)

Donated rice sold in valley in bulk (kp 17/06/2014), NFC suspected of misdoings: DoCSM investigating ‘illegal’ sales of rice received as aid (ht 17/06/2014)

CIAA probes arbitrary fund release (ht 17/06/2014)

Education officials booked for corruption (ht 17/06/2014)

Under-secy fails to post bail, sent to jail (ht 17/06/2014)

Graft-accused official kills self, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 16/06/2014)

Graft case lodged against Siraha District Education Officer (ht 16/06/2014)

NOC manager faces fake certificate charge (ht 14/06/2014)

DAO papers on illegal crusher industries missing, by Manoj Basnet (kp 13/06/2014)

MoE under-secretary faces graftcharge worth Rs 40.5 million (ht 13/06/2014)

Kavre DAO starts probe into peace fund graft, by Manoj Basnet (kp 12/06/2014)

CIAA probes Bajura, Ramechhap VDCs: Social security allowance, development project fund use under scanner (ht 12/06/2014)

MoUD to investigate fraud cases in housing sector: Forms commission for the purpose, seeks detailed report along with policy recommendations within three months (ht 12/06/2014)

School principal accused of fund misappropriation (kp 11/06/2014)

CIAA miffed over release of NOC, DOHS officials, to appeal to apex court, by Santosh Ghimire (ht 11/06/2014)

1,346 MoHP appointments scrapped (ht 10/06/2014)

CIAA prosecutes VDC secy, staffers (ht 10/06/2014)

18 CAN officials dragged to court for graft (kp 09/06/2014), CIAA books CAN prez, general secy for graft: Seeks up to 10-year jail term for 18 officials (ht 09/06/2014)

CIAA probing alleged irregularities at Maoist cantonments, by Santosh Ghimire (rep 09/06/2014)

Collective fight needed towipe out corruption: Karki (ht 09/06/2014)

CIAA deploys teams to probe local body graft (kp 09/06/2014)

RBS recovers Rs 10m from over 200 staff, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 09/06/2014)

Graft watchdog books 29 officials for deforestation (ht 03/06/2014)

Department of Drugs  officials freed on bail (ht 31/05/2014)

CIAA seeks clarification for delay in MA60 operation (ht 31/05/2014)

CIAA investigation: Eight NOC officials held over bonus scam (kp 29/05/2014), CIAA rounds up eight top NOC officials (ht 29/05/2014), CIAA nabs top NOC officials for distributing bonus 'illegally', by Santosh Ghimire (rep 29/05/2014), CIAA chargesheets 20 NOC employees (kp 31/05/2014), CIAA charge-sheets top NOC officials for graft: Accuses them of distributing bonus to the staff while being in the red (ht 31/05/2014)

Suspended VC of PU among six held by CIAA (kp 28/05/2014), CIAA detains top PU officials (rep 28/05/2014), Purbanchal VC, honchos in CIAA charge sheet (kp 02/06/2014), Purbanchal University officials released: Special Court said CIAA didn’t have enough evidence (ht 06/06/2014), CIAA moves SC against Special Court decision (ht 11/06/2014), CIAA appeals against release of PU officials (ht 11/06/2014)

A corrupt region: Corruption as a regional issue must figure prominently at the upcoming Saarc Summit in Kathmandu, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 28/05/2014)

Over Rs 10 million recovered from RBS staffers (rep 28/05/2014)

CIAA probe brings DEO work to a halt, by Aman Koirala (kp 25/05/2014)

Eleven face graft charge (kp 23/05/2014)

Bureaucracy under political siege: Report (kp 22/05/2014) [see report by Transparency International Nepal]

VDC secretary on the run with funds, by Laxmi Sah (kp 21/05/2014)

CIAA raids tobacco firms (ht 20/05/2014)

Officials in CIAA net over irregularities while issuing driving licence (kp 19/05/2014)

CIAA files corruption case against Sajha Prakashan MD Jha (kp 19/05/2014)

CIAA raids transport office in Valley: Four officers among 12 suspects rounded up (ht 19/05/2014)

Govt to rent homes for VIPs after buying plan collapses (kp 18/05/2014) [This is another way of corruption! There are so many poor people who never had such weel-paid jobs!!]

Ex-health dept chief in CIAA custody, by Manish Gautam (kp 17/05/2014), Six senior health officials held, two suspended: Anti-graft body during investigation found they had embezzled money while buying medicine (ht 17/05/2014), CIAA nabs 6 senior health officials, suspends 2 others, by Arjun Poudel (rep 17/05/2014)

CIAA arrests officials while receiving bribe (ht 16/05/2014)

CIAA asks RBS to recover perks given to staff (kp 14/05/2014)

CIAA nabs Saptari officials on school funds misuse charge (kp 12/05/2014), Graft case filed against 14  officials for school aid misuse (ht 12/05/2014)

Corruption blamed for textbook crisis (ht 07/05/2014)

Smugglers ‘bribe’ forest officials, police (kp 04/05/2014)

Govt to bear all treatment cost of KP Oli, support NC leaders (ht 03/05/2014)

Corruption and Constitution: The drafting of a new constitution provides a valuable opportunity to take a broader view of corruption, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 28/04/2014)

Corrupt official faces action (ht 27/04/2014)

NTB misusing resources by amending Financial Bylaws, by Sangam Prasain (kp 26/04/2014)

Rautes being used by interest groups (ht 24/04/2014)

Police probe into alleged corruption (kp 23/04/2014)

CIAA nabs suspended undersecretary (rep 23/05/2014)

Politics And Corruption: Tales Of Healthy Twins, by Prem Khatry (rn 22/04/2014)

Auditor General's report reveals rampant corruption in DEOs, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 21/04/2014)

‘Substandard materials’ used to build police posts, by Bechu Gaud (kp 20/04/2014)

School swindles fund by providing fake data to district education office (ht 15/04/2014)

CIAA case against SI (ht 14/04/2014)

CIAA begins CAN probe (kp 12/04/2014), CIAA begins probe into CAN; All we want is transparency: Paras Khadka, by Santosh Ghimire (rep 12/04/2014), CAN to hold talks with cricketers: Promises to disburse salaries,allowances in a week; forms disciplinary committee (ht 13/04/2014), It’s over, crisis in cricket ends: CAN, cricketers agree on forming Planning and Monitoring Committee (ht 17/04/2014), Game on: The standoff between cricketers and authorities should serve as a lesson to all sports in the country, by Shyam K.C. (kp 18/04/2014)

Rs 1b spent on fake schools: CIAA, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 04/02/2014)

Funds meant for books in Karnali zone ‘missing’, by Binod Ghimire (kp 04/04/2014)

Misuse of migrant workers’ welfare fund goes rampant, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 30/03/2014)

CIAA files graft cases against DoFE officials and manpower agencies (kp 27/03/2014)

Irregularities found in distribution of government subsidised logs: Forest officials and timber traders working in cahoots, forging documents to fatten their wallets (ht 27/03/2014)

CIAA to probe embezzlement  of conflict victims’ fund (ht 24/03/2014)

CIAA arrests nine DoFE officials (ht 20/03/2014), Nine DoFE officials held on graft charge (kp 20/03/2014)

Parsa schools misuse government funds, by Bhusan Yadav (kp 20/03/2014)

Lawmaker accused of misappropriating Rs 20m, by Birendra KC (kp 15/03/2014)

Govt misused migrant workers’ fund, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 13/03/2014)

Fight Against Corruption, by Shyam K.C. (rn 11/03/2014)

Political Corruption: Why Is The Barometer Rising?, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 08/03/2014)

Millions embezzled in construction of schools (ht 06/03/2014)

Customs officials adopt new methods of bribery, by Parbat Portel (kp 05/03/2014)

Parties eyeing development funds (ht 05/03/2014)

Corruption travails: Seven high-level commissions have been formed to reform the bureaucracy; yet, nothing has changed, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 25/02/2014)

CIAA nabs 4 ex-NEA officials (rep 21/02/2014), CIAA files corruption charges against 18 former NEA officials (nn 21/02/2014), Transformer scam: Former NEA honchos in CIAA net (kp 22/02/2014), Reprieve for ex-NEA officials (ht 27/02/2014)

Check and balance: Dr Govinda KC’s recent fast should motivate all to clean their respective sectors, by Jagannath Adhikari (kp 20/02/2014)

Eight forest officers convicted of graft (ht 17/02/2014)

Over 80 officials, hiring agents face charge: Probe sees role of immigration officers, duty officers at airport desk and manpower agency owners in fraud, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 10/02/2014), Fraudulent nexus: The corrupt coterie in foreign employment can be smashed through transparency, vigilance (kp 12/02/2014)

Ex-official charged with corruption (ht 10/02/2014)

Parbat projects under CIAA probe (ht 09/02/2014)

TIA immigration remains pain for migrant workers, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 09/02/2014)

CIAA files case against govt employee (ht 06/02/2014)

CIAA scanner on fake schools (ht 03/02/2014)

HSEB Joint Secy Barakoti caught red-handed for accepting bribe, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 03/02/2014)

DoFE introducing ways to check malpractices, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 01/02/2014)

Combating corruption: Anti-corruption laws are ineffective in the absence of genuine political will, by Madhab Regmi (rep 30/01/2014)

Education sector under CIAA scanner (rep 28/01/2014)

Officials misusing government funds, by Bishal Bhattarai (rep 27/01/2014)

Fast track: Businesspersons choose to bribe service providers instead of bearing significant losses due to delays, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 26/01/2014)

Cantonment corruption: No concrete evidence against top Maoist leaders: CIAA, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 26/01/2014), Probe corruption in cantonments: Ex-PLAs (ht 04/02/2014)

Over 400 cases lodged at CIAA Surkhet since Sept (ht 26/01/2014)

Elderly allowances misappropriated (ht 26/01/2014)

Lawmaker misuses govt vehicle: He piled pressure on municipality for jeep (ht 24/01/2014)

CIAA begins probe into school graft, by Laxmi Sah (kp 23/01/2014)

CIAA nabs official for forgery (ht 23/01/2014)

CIAA moved against DDC contract appointments (ht 23/01/2014)

Officials colluded in embezzling fund (ht 21/01/2014)

FinMin seeks details on project contracts: Ministries had to give an update on status of contract signing by Jan 15, but none has done so (ht 20/01/2014)

Subsidised salt scam comes to light in Bajura: Traders selling it at exorbitant rates (ht 18/01/2014)

Police intervene sleepless protest against corruption in the Capital, by Weena Pun (kp 17/01/2014)

Tangled webs: Corruption in Nepal is very organised but the fight against corruption is disorganised and uncoordinated, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 17/01/2014)

Maoist cantonment corruption probe in limbo (ht 15/01/2014)

CIAA to probe export of river products (ht 14/01/2014)

Many primary schools exist only on paper: CIAA (ht 14/01/2014)

CIAA goes local, opens regional outlet in Hetauda (nn 08/01/2014)

Corruption in local bodies: Under CIAA scanner, by Bihari Krishna Shrestha (ht 07/01/2014)

News dissemination hurting investigation: CIAA (nn 07/01/2014)

Case against gas companies (ht 06/01/2014)

Ambassador Chalise under CIAA scanner, by Santosh Ghimire (rep 05/01/2014)

CIAA teams out to probe school funds, by Aman Koirala and Pratap Bista (kp 03/01/2014)

Graft charge against four (kp 02/01/2014)

Graft case against ex-SWC official (ht 02/01/2013)

Forest officials found involved in felling trees, by Surya Mani Gautam (ht 29/12/2013)

35,000 officials refuse to file property details, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 28/12/2013), Envoys, poll commissioner fail to submit asset details (ht 28/12/2013), Property report defaulters: CIAA seeks punishment against defiant officials (kp 30/12/2013)

RBS in soup for handing out bonuses illegally (ht 28/12/2013)

NIDC CEO arrested for financial crime (kp 28/12/2013)

CIAA files case against 12 persons (kp 27/12/2013), CIAA books 12 persons in land fraud case (ht 27/12/2013)

Perception of corruption: Why has Nepal improved significantly on the Corruption Perception Index?, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 25/12/2013)

CIAA chief lashes bureaucracy: Complains that civil servants are merely killing time and making money (kp 25/12/2013), Corruption rife in local bodies: CIAA chief (ht 25/12/2013)

SSP charged in fraudulent land deal (ht 23/12/2013)

CIAA raids Mahakali Irrigation Division (nn 23/12/2013)

Control use of pesticides in vegetables: CIAA (ht 23/12/2013)

Hospital under CIAA radar (rep 22/12/2013)

25 forest officials charged with graft (ht 21/12/2013), CIAA files case against 11 forest officials (rep 21/12/2013)

Lokpal Bill And CIAA, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 21/12/2013)

54 cabbies booked for taking people for a ride (ht 21/12/2013)

Pokhara sub-metropolis officials grilled (ht 20/12/2013)

Graft case against engineer (ht 19/12/2013)

OAG forms special office to deal with financial frauds, by Pranab Kharel (kp 18/12/2013)

Corruption And Culture, by Umesh Prasad Ojha (rn 17/12/2013)

CIAA issues road map to improve national highways: Asks authorities to show results within a month (ht 17/12/2013)

CIB nabs Everest Insurance AGM: Arrest comes less than a week after rounding up of firm’s ex-CEO (ht 17/12/2013)

CIAA acts on textbook crisis (kp 16/12/2013), CIAA directs education ministry to distribute textbooks on time (ht 16/12/2013)

CIAA files ‘loan’ graft case against 5 (kp 14/12/2013)

Anti-graft mechanisms ineffective, says Regmi (kp 13/12/2013)

Bankers rue CIAA intervention, by Dikshya Singh (ht 13/12/2013)

Misappropriation case: Ex-Everest Insurance CEO Shrestha held (kp 13/12/2013), Ex-CEO of Everest Insurance arrested (ht 13/12/2013)

CIAA fiat on medical waste mgmt (kp 12/12/2013)

Nobel, Universal medical colleges raided: CIAA investigating alleged irregularities in the institutes (ht 12/12/2013)

CIAA nabs six for loan fraud (ht 12/12/2013)

Kathmandu cabbies overcharging passengers, by Pratibha Rawal (rep 11/12/2013)

Govt urged to bring BFIs under CIAA scanner (kp 10/12/2013)

CIAA not satisfied with ‘success’ of anti-graft fight (ht 10/12/2013)

Revenue officials charged with graft (ht 09/12/2013)

CIAA files case against 13 officials (kp 09/12/2013)

DoFE director, official charged with graft (ht 07/12/2013)

Better Than Before, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 07/12/2013)

Foreign employment: 64 officials charged with corruption (kp 04/12/2013), CIAA takes obscure network to court (ht 04/12/2013)

Embezzlement slur on top cop (ht 04/12/2013)

Nepal less corrupt: Transparency International (nn 03/12/2013), Nepal better in new TI graft index (kp 04/12/2013), Nepal still among the most corrupt countries: Improves ranking to stand at 116th position, but there is still much for country to achieve (ht 04/12/2013)

SC asks CIAA to explain‘ intervention’ in pvt banks (kp 02/12/2013)

Schools creating ‘fake students’ to get fund released from DEO, by Prakash Singh (ht 01/12/2013)

Flawed strategies: Nepal, despite a history of anti-corruption efforts, lacks a coherent national-level policy on it, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 27/11/2013)

CIAA interference concerns pvt sector. Warns anti-graft body’s move could affect domestic and foreign investment in the country (kp 26/11/2013)

Govt to buy 50 homes for VIPs, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 23/11/2013), Home affairs: Can the govt provide homes for the poor, instead of VIPs?, by Rudra Prasad Dahal (kp 24/11/2013)

Two top army officers dismissed: Brigadier produced fake documents, major general authenticated the papers, by Lekhanath Pandey (ht 15/11/2013)

CIAA seeks client, financial details from commercial banks (kp 15/11/2013)

Off the mark: Political parties are still far away from giving enough space to anti-corruption measures in their agendas, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 11/11/2013)

Fight against corruption to get more teeth: Special Court to constitute regional circuit benches with three justices at each unit (ht 09/11/2013)

Whom to punish: Without a system where people do not seek political patronage, we may not succeed in preventing corruption, by Jagannath Adhikari (kp 31/10/2013)

IB to probe RBS ‘irregularities’, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 31/10/2013), IB Probes Illegal Payment Made To RBS Staffers, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 12/11/2013)

Govt offices under corruption probe (ht 26/10/2013)

Culture of corruption: The CIAA’s recent actions show that corruption is no longer an individual aberration; it has been institutionalised, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 23/10/2013)

‘Corruption-prone offices’ under CIAA scrutiny: Anti-graft body says it will raid these institutions soon,reveals no fixed date (ht 18/10/2013)

CIAA releases five DoI, DoFE officials: Were held on bribery charges (ht 11/10/2013)

CIAA preparing asset probe manual: Aims to bring kin of powerful people under investigation (ht 07/10/2013)

TI call to rid education of corruption (ht 07/10/2013)

Order to free NOC top guns challenged in SC (ht 03/10/2013)

Implementing CIAA orders a tough ask for metropolis: Civic body pins blame on DAO, ministries (ht 02/10/2013)

Half the picture: If it limits itself to prosecuting individuals for personal corruption, what is the difference between CIAA and a constable catching pick-pockets?, by Bishal Thapa (rep 01/10/2013)

Singh accused of milking funds from Dairy Development Corp (kp 01/10/2013)

CIAA files graft case against govt official (ht 01/10/2013)

New MBBS standards amid CIAA concerns (kp 30/09/2013)

CIAA rule ‘hits’ hotel business, by Shankar Acharya (kp 29/09/2013)

RTI And Corruption Control, by Dipesh Kumar Ghimire (rn 28/09/2013)

NOC trade union chief in CIAA custody (ht 28/09/2013)

Board allows NEA to receivereplacement, by Ashok Thapa (kp 25/09/2013)

Anti-graft crusade: The missing aspects, by Pranav Bhattarai (ht 24/09/2013)

Top officials of Nepal Oil Corp arrested by anti-graft agency for distributing bonuses despite loss (nn 24/09/2013), Bonus dole lands NOC officials in CIAA net, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 25/09/2013), Four top NOC officials in CIAA custody, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 25/09/2013), Unions defend NOC bonus, say board approved distribution (kp 26/09/2013)

Prakash, scion of Dahal family, appointed vice president of Nepal Olympic Museum (nn 24/09/2013)

CIAA's regional offices come into operation in all five development regions (nn 18/09/2013)

Cases filed against 22 NEA officials (kp 14/09/2013), CIAA prosecutes NEA officials, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 14/09/2013), Special Court seeks Rs 260 million bail, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 18/09/2013), Rs 240m bail sought from 21 NEA officials, two Chinese, by Gani Ansari (rep 18/09/2013), Power authority chief, supplier sent to jail (ht 18/09/2013)

Some Hope: Pervasive grtaft due to incompetent political leadership and bureaucracy have been strangling economic growth and scaring off potential investors, by Bhagirath Basnet (rep 14/09/2013)

CIAA raids shop, impounds truck (ht 14/09/2013)

Too little, too late? Arresting corrupt officials isn't going to solve the problem unless the system is thoroughly cleansed, by Bhrikuti Rai and Sunir Pandey (nt 13/09/2013)

CIAA arrests 4 ‘corrupt’ CAs (kp 12/09/2013), CIAA arrests Office of Company Registrar chief (ht 13/09/2013), Kawari sent to judicial remand for 15 days (ht 13/09/2013)

Migrant Woes: Several manpower operators admitted that in many cases they themselves issue fake medical certificates for pre-visa purpose, by Ishwar Rauniyar (rep 07/09/2013)

CIAA arrests DoFE section officer (ht 06/09/2013), DoFE official, agents held (kp 07/09/2013)

After CIAA directive Fewa lake being freed of encroachment (ht 06/09/2013)

Don’t Harass The Innocents, by D.M. Thapa (rn 06/09/2013)

Lokman Singh Karki's CIAA appointment: Apex court orders placing 2 petitions for final hearing (kp 05/09/2013)

More NEA officials in net (kp 02/09/2013), CIAA arrests NEA director, nine others: Chinese, Thai firms under anti-graft body’s scanner, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 02/09/2013), CIAA arrests 10 more NEA officials; Graft cases against road, health officials (rep 02/09/2013)

Corrupt officials prosecuted (ht 02/09/2013)

Beema Sansthan employees compel top mgmt to dole out hefty benefits, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 02/(09/2013)

CIAA tells KMC to preserve heritage sites (ht 30/08/2013), After CIAA order, KMC not to enforce deal with Sidewalkers, by Anjit Adhikari (kp 31/08/2013), CIAA withdraws stay against KMC contract (ht 03/09/2013), Hanuman Dhoka locals rue CIAA's latest order, by Pratibha Rawal (kp 03/09/2013)

CIAA raids Nepal Oil Corporation's regional office in Biratnagar (nn 31/08/2013), CIAA starts investigation of NOC regional office, by Shekhar Regmi (ht 01/09/2013)

Too early to judge CIAA's recent actions, by Thira L. Bhusal (rep 30/08/2013), Afraid of catching big fish: Top politicians don’t seem to be the target of Lokman Singh Karki’s selective pursuit of the corrupt, by Muma Ram Khanal (nt 30/08/2013), CIAA move sends ripples to revenue offices, by Prabhakar Ghimire (rep 30/08/2013)

Fill void left by NEA, DoI, DoFE arrests, says CIAA (kp 29/08/2013)

CIAA warns ministries, depts to change their tune or face music: Issues directives to secys,office chiefs asking them to act promptly (ht 29/08/2013)

Corruption watchdog seeks timely reforms (ht 28/08/2013)

Govt allows 'illegal' crusher mills to run for another year: Huge corruption suspected in decision, by Kosh Raj Koirala (rep 28/08/2013)

CIAA's Praiseworthy Moves, by Narayan Upadhyay (rn 28/08/2013)

Encroachment of lakes: Field study ends, CIAA to come up with final report (ht 28/08/2013)

CIAA move against corruption wins hearts (ht 26/08/2013)

‘Schools show fake student data’, by Ghanashyam Gautam (kp 25/08/2013)

Misuse of govt vehicles a rare sight now: CIAA (ht 25/08/2013)

New drive to book rogue cabbies, cops: Taxi entrepreneurs included in joint monitoring team (ht 24/08/2013)

CIAA raids two airport-based govt offices related to foreign employment, arrests 35 officials (nn 23/08/2013), CIAA arrests 35
more govt officials
, by Bhadra Sharma and Roshan Sedhai (kp 24/08/2013), CIAA arrests 35 DoI, DoFE officials (ht 24/08/2013), Officials stop 100 Gulf-bound workers for not carrying required papers (kp 25/08/2013), DoFE officials sent to judicial custody: CIAA warns unions of politicking (kp 26/08/2013), 15-day remand for DoI, DoFE officials (ht 26/08/2013), 114 migrants turned away from the airport (ht 26/08/2013), Troubled travellers: CIAA’s arrests are commendable but should not be the end goal (kp 26/08/2013), Foreign employment agencies to protest against foreign-bound Nepali workers being turned away from TIA (nn 29/08/2013)

More DoFE staffers under CIAA scanner (kp 22/08/2013), DoFE Chief Binod KC under close scrutiny of CIAA, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 22/08/2013), DoFE chief surrenders before CIAA (ht 23/08/2013)

CIAA officials feel they deserve more: Say they have got nothing from government for their hard work (ht 22/08/2013)

NTransformer purchase scam: NEA big fish, 9 others in CIAA net, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 21/08/2013), CIAA arrests NEA chief, nine top officials, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 21/08/2013), Power corrupts: CIAA must now courageously uncover politicians involved in the NEA scam (kp 22/08/2013), Seven-day judicial custody for NEA chief, nine others (ht 24/08/2013), NEA transformer supply scam: CIAA files graft cases against 26, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 26/08/2013), 12-yr term sought for top NEA officials: All those who are being prosecuted automatically suspended from their service, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 26/08/2013), Chinese supplier offers to replace bad transformers, by Ashok Thapa (kp 29/08/2013)

Runaway bribes, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 21/08/2013)

Five immigration officials arrested for taking bribe (ht 21/08/2013)

2 customs officials at TIA arrested (kp 17/08/2013)

CIAA to probe Phewa onslaught (kp 17/08/2013), Fewa encroachment under CIAA scanner, by Rishi Baral (ht 23/08/2013)

BPKIHS faces CIAA music for blunder in results: Students had accused exam committee of anomalies (ht 17/08/2013), BPKIHS officials in CIAA custody (kp 19/08/2013), BPKIHS VC, top officials quizzed: CIAA places them under area restriction order in the capital (ht 19/08/2013)

CIAA chief warns NEA top brass (ht 16/08/2013)

CIAA to accept corruption complaints also from social networking sites (nn 16/08/2013)

CIAA chief Karki orders tax evaders booked (ht 14/08/2013)

Bid to rein in free govt rides (ht 14/08/2013)

CIAA drags five NT officials to court (kp 13/08/2013)

CIAA diktat to keep Teej expenses in check (ht 13/08/2013)

Local bodies most corrupt: CIAA chief (ht 12/08/2013)

Anti-graft body to expand tentacles across country (ht 10/08/2013)

Bara DDC officials convicted of graft (ht 09/08/2013)

Varsity gets Rs 500m windfall from unions’ ‘vote-buying spree’, by Binod Ghimire (kp 08/08/2013)

CIAA fiat to curb misuse of govt-owned vehicles (ht 07/08/2013)

CIAA directs public not to indulge in extravagance (kp 07/08/2013)

Rs 4 million meant for conflict victims embezzled by party leaders, activists (nn 06/08/2013)

Tighter security in place for CIAA officials (ht 06/08/2013)

Matter of perception: Corruption index, by Bishal Thapa (rep 06/08/2013)

In CIAA net, 10 NEA officials, 2 suppliers, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 05/08/2013), Transformer scam: CIAA arrests five top NEA officials; Special Court sends them to 10-day judicial remand (ht 05/08/2013), Five NEA officials sent to 10-day custody (kp 06/08/2013), Remand for five more NEA officials (ht 06/08/2013), NEA scam: Two more officials in CIAA net (kp 07/08/2013), Two more NEA officials arrested (ht 07/08/2013)

SSP in HQ for ‘timber smuggling’ role, by Jitendra Khadga (kp 04/08/2013)

Millions meant for war-hit embezzled, by Surendra Kafle (ht 04/08/2013)

Joshi appeals against his sentence (kp 02/08/2013)

CIAA geared up to open regional offices (kp 28/07/2013)

Fighting Corruption, Punishing The Guilty, by D.M. Thapa (rn 26/07/2013)

CIAA chief Karki reshuffles team (kp 24/07/2013)

Royals of republic: Leaders’ lavish lifestyles, by Barsha Paudel (rep 24/07/2013)

Parties to crime: Political corruption, by Mahabir Paudyal (rep 23/07/2013)

Gaur municipality under graft probe (ht 20/07/2013)

KMC officials under CIAA, NVC scanner (ht 19/07/2013)

CIAA raids ‘graft-stained’ Rautahat DDC, by Shiva Puri (kp 18/07/2013)

Ripe for reform: Political patronage is ruining Nepal’s anti-corruption efforts and reaping impunity, by Rup Kumar BK (kp 18/07/2013)

Graft watchdog settles 1,120 cases (ht 14/07/2013)

NVC finds Saptari the most corrupt district (kp 13/07/2013)

VDC secys pocket govt funds worth lakhs, suspended, by Byas Shankar Upadhyaya (ht 12/07/2013)

Subsidies for remote districts: Mugu folk say half rice is sold midway, by Raj Bahadur Shahi (kp 12/07/2013)

Corruption in the name of marginalised Chepangs: DFID says Nepal Chepang Sangh embezzled around Rs 10 lakh grants (ht 11/07/2013), Nepal Chepang Sangh draws flak for embezzling fund (ht 14/07/2013)

13 taxi drivers booked on a singleday as complaints mount (ht 11/07/2013)

Corruption alleged at PU (ht 11/07/2013)

Political parties most corrupt in Nepal: Survey (nn 09/07/2013), Parties ‘most corrupt’ institutions in Nepal, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 10/07/2013), Cancer of corruption afflicts state organs: Nepali parties, Parliament, bureaucracy, judiciary most corrupt: Transparency International (ht 10/07/2013), Unsavoury corruption (ht 11/07/2013), Corrupt country: TI’s latest survey results (rep 11/07/2013)

Ex-minister ‘doled out money’ to cadres: Narayan Kaji Shrestha gave away development funds, by Bishnu Prasad Aryal (ht 09/07/2013)

Irregularity suspected in road construction (ht 09/07/2013)

Mid-Western University under CIAA scanner (ht 09/07/2013)

Tackling Corruption, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 06/07/2013)

Bias seen in NMC monitoring, by Manish Gautam (kp 03/07/2013)

Lokman Singh Karki appointment as ciaa chief: Supreme Court puts off hearing for fifth time, by Pranab Kharel (kp 03/07/2013)

Karki briefs Regmi on CIAA’s anti-graft action (ht 03/07/2013)

TU VC, 23 others face CIAA action (ht 01/07/2013)

CIAA watches bigwigs for source of their wealth (kp 29/06/2013)

Graft case filed against govt staffers (kp 28/06/2013)

Probe recommends sacking tainted official, by Anil Giri (kp 27/06/2013)

Bill the President: Until the country has the same health package for all its citizens, the state cannot treat the President, by Suman Khadka (kp 25/06/2013), President’s health condition ‘absolutely normal’ (ht 25/06/2013), More equal: President Yadav’s recent medical trip perpetuates our feudal past (kp 26/06/2013)

Graft alleged in road funds (kp 22/06/2013)

Dahal asks for chopper to visit flood-hit areas (ht 22/06/2013) [??? Then every Nepali citizen can demand the use of helicopters for free!!]

Joshi moves apex court against graft conviction (kp 19/06/2013)

Land officers land in trouble (ht 15/06/2013)

Valley’s local bodies under investigation for corruption (ht 13/06/2013)

NEA documents under CIAA scanner (kp 10/06/2013)

The corruption scenario: Supply side remains the target, by Pranav Bhattarai (ht 04/06/2013)

CIAA raids road tax centres (kp 03/06/2013)

CIAA to target those suggested by Lamsal panel (ht 01/06/2013)

VDC secy lists self as dead to get relief (ht 01/06/2013)

CIAA acts tough on banks, I/NGOs, by Bhadra Sharma and Prithvi Shrestha (kp 29/05/2013)

1 million textbooks meant for students of community schools go missing, by Binod Ghimire (kp 27/05/2013)

Corruption drama: We are living in the most complex and difficult phase of corruption in the history of Nepal, by Abhi Subedi (kp 26/05/2013)

NEA chief involved in irregularities worth millions, by Bhoj Raj Poudel (rep 26/05/2013)

As high profile cases gather dust, CIAA keeps busy in petty issues, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 24/05/2013)

After secretary files, CIAA chief now eyes ministers (kp 22/05/2013)

Karki to secys: Address grievances or face action (kp 21/05/2013)

Karki dared to probe graft in PLA camps (ht 21/05/2013)

CIAA tells local dev authority to satisfy public (kp 18/05/2013)

Watching the watchdog: The new auditor general can counter balance the controversial appointment of a new CIAA head (nt 17/05/2013)

CIAA files graft case against surveyor (ht 17/05/2013)

CIAA warns govt officials of action (ht 15/05/2013)

Locals forced to pay bribe for citizenship, by Arun Gyawali (ht 14/05/2013)

Rautahat DAO raids district hospita: Ex-chief being probed for allegations of taking bribe for appointments (ht 14/05/2013)

CIAA urges public to blow whistle on corrupt (ht 13/05/2013), CIAA asks people to file graft charges (kp 13/05/2013)

Landowners ‘received’ identity cards as landless, by Kamal Panthi (kp 11/05/2013)

CIAA asks MoF to submit details of VAT evaders (kp 10/05/2013), CIAA directs authorities to crack the whip (ht 10/05/2013)

Distant normalisation: Nepal has one of the finest laws to tackle corruption, but in the hands of the wrong person, that law can be lethal (rep 10/05/2013)

Breaking down: Karki’s appointment and parties’ unprincipled compromise is bad news for democracy (kp 09/05/2013), Amid oversight concerns, Karki assumes office; 2-member CIAA board dangerous: Experts (kp 09/05/2013), Heads of constitutional bodies assume office: CIAA chief vows to effect a change within fortnight (ht 09/05/2013), From where will Karki begin? The head of anti-graft body has challenges galore with pending cases abound, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 09/05/2013), Prez, party offices in blame game of sorts, by Phanindra Dahal (kp 09/05/2013), FB,Twitter abuzz with Karki appt stricture, by Samik Kharel (kp 09/05/2013), Civil society leaders picket Congress office (kp 09/05/2013), NC leadership keeps mum (kp 09/05/2013), UML meeting terms decision unlawful (kp 09/05/2013), Agitating student unions call off today’s strike programme (kp 09/05/2013), Move comes under lawyers’ body lash (kp 09/05/2013)

Apex court reopens Khadka's petition (ht 01/05/2013)

Forest officers on run after smuggling bid exposed, by Hari Sharma (ht 26/04/2013)

Civil servants point at politicians’ nexus with businessmen: Blame, albeit obliquely, political leaders for syndicate in public service sectors, by Prakash Acharya (ht 25/04/2013)

Cops arrest convicted fraudster (ht 24/04/2013)

Not aware of action against Karki, Dahal replies to SC, by Pranab Kharel (kp 23/04/2013), UCPN-Maoist chief sticks up for Karki as CIAA head: Says political parties have no knowledge of former chief secretary being indicted ever (ht 23/04/2013), Hearing begins on Karki’s CIAA appointment (ht 24/04/2013), Taking back Karki name ‘best option’ , by Ghanashyam Gautam (kp 24/04/2013), ‘Rayamajhi indictment not binding’ (kp 29/04/2013), Rayamajhi recommendations not binding, says Karki: In his response to the court, the former chief secretary presents a case in which the SC revoked departmental action against a DSP accused by the Rayamajhi Commission, by Pranab Kharel (kp 29/04/2013), Lokman Karki calls writ against CIAA appointment unfortunate: Says Rayamajhi Commission report not above the law; claims SC intervention in the case unnecessary (ht 29/04/2013), Apex court vacates stay on bid to name Karki CIAA chief (nn 29/04/2013), SC order paves way for Karki’s appointment as CIAA chief; Apex court didn't prolong the stay arguing the situation is premature: NBA, by Pranab Kharel (kp 30/04/2013), SC clears decks for Karki's appointment as CIAA chief, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 30/04/2013), Parties still split over Karki appointment, by Phanindra Dahal (kp 01/05/2013), 33 parties warn not to appoint Karki: Say they won’t register with Election Commission (kp 01/05/2013), Rift appears in CC as Karki prospects high: Parties’ help sought not to makehim CIAA chief, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 05/05/2013), CIAA chief appointment: Changed UML stance on Karki irks UCPN-Maoist (ht 05/05/2013), Civil society group stages dharna against plan to appoint Karki as CIAA chief (nn 05/05/2013), Constitutional council names Karki CIAA chief (nn 05/05/2013)

Parsa DEO funds non-existent school (ht 23/04/2013)

DDC Rautahat defies ministry, CIAA, by Madan Thakur (rep 21/04/2013)

Medical School inspection: Anti-graft authority smells irregularity, by Manish Gautam (kp 18/04/2013)

Reform Health, Education, CIAA tells govt (ht 18/04/2013)

Ambulances ‘misused’ in Chitwan, by Bimal Khatiwada (kp 17/04/2013)

CIAA drags 87 people to court for corruption in development projects in Dhanusha (nn 15/04/2013), CIAA takes 87 to spl court for ‘pocketing’ DDC funds (kp 16/04/2013), 16 Dhanusha DDC staffers suspended (kp 17/04/2013), Case for Rs 11.3m, not Rs 300m (kp 17/04/2013)

AG report indicts govt, public entities: Says their questionable expenses half the size of budget, by Kuvera Chalise (ht 12/04/2013), Gross misuse of govt funds continues: Since 2003-04 till last fiscal year cumulative questionable expenses stood at Rs 204.26 billion (ht 13/04/2013)

CIAA allows govt to implement telecom policy (kp 10/04/2013)

Rules of the game: Ravi Raj Shrestha and Lokman Singh Karki symbolise the unequal application of law (kp 09/04/2013)

Fund misuse: Prez asks ministry to name beneficiaries (kp 07/04/2013)

Show us the money: Government's utilization of tax, by Angel Sharma (rep 07/04/2013)

Damauli-Banauli VDC secy charged with graft (kp 05/03/2013)

SSP Shrestha gets boot on charges of foreign currency smuggling (nn 05/04/2013), Ministry gives SSP Shrestha the sack, by Ankit Adhikari (kp 06/04/2013)

Hospital staff held on graft charge: Procedure not followed in making new appointments (ht 05/04/2013)

No hand in Karki’s appointment, CIAA tells apex court, by Pranab Kharel (kp 04/04/2013), Should Karki pay, while othersmake hay? (ht 04/04/2013), CIAA against prosecuting Karki (ht 06/04/2013), SSP sacked over currency scam (ht 06/04/2013), Justice postpones hearing on ‘personal grounds’ (kp 08/04/2013), SC puts off hearing on Karki’s appointment (ht 08/04/2013), SC again postpones Karki hearing: Presiding Justice ‘unable’ to hear petition on ‘personal grounds’ (kp 10/04/2013), Karki nomination outside govt purview: Regmi (kp 19/04/2013)

Officials allegedly involved in customs fraud yet to be caught, by Rishi Ram Poudyal (kp 03/04/2013)

Bribery thriving in Sarlahi offices: NVC, by Aman Koirala (kp 02/04/2013)

CIAA directs govt not to implement new spectrum policy (kp 28/03/2013), Ministry, NTA in quandary after CIAA directive (kp 29/03/2013)

CIAA commissioner: Anti-graft activist warns of stir against Karki appointment (kp 18/03/2013), Karki named to head CIAA: Panel urges UML chief to backtrack (kp 20/03/2013)

Hand that feeds: Corruption inside NGOs can be often be traced to donors themselves, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 13/03/2013)

NVC probes TUTH ‘irregularities’ (kp 12/03/2013)

Stop power abuse: NVC to electricity office: Order follows investigation into alleged misuse of authority and state facility by officials (ht 10/03/2013)

Officials above secy level to face greater scrutiny, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 07/03/2013)

VDC to CIAA corruption plagued, interview with Sharada Bhusal (rep 07/03/2013)

Systemic malaise: There’s an urgent need to rejuvenate anti-graft efforts (kp 01/03/2013)

Minister’s bid to capture forest land foiled (ht 24/02/2013)

Don’t squander funds, CIAA tells government (kp 23/02/2013)

Anti-graft activists held ahead of death fast (kp 23/02/2013), Anti-corruption protesters end up behind bars (ht 24/02/2013), Fight against graft to continue in police custody (ht 24/02/2013), Campaigners defy govt crackdown, by Samik Kharel (kp 25/02/2013), Anti-graft crusader in ill health, by Samik Kharel (kp 27/02/2013), Frail, anti-corruption crusader vows to continue fast, by Samik Kharel (kp 28/02/2013), Anti-corruption activist's health worsens as fast-unto-death enters day six (nn 28/02/2013), CIAA asks Bhusal to break anti-graft fast (kp 01/03/2013), Anti-graft strike enters Day 7 (ht 01/03/2013), Govt reaches out to crusaders (kp 02/03/2013), Anti-graft crusader Bhusal ends death fast after govt pledge, by Bhadra Sharma and Samik Kharel (kp 03/03/2013)

Court indicts bank promoter for fraud (kp 15/02/2013)

CTEVT office raided, documents held on anomaly suspicion (kp kp 13/02/2013), CIAA seals Standard Determination Division Office at CTEVT: Action prompted by allegations of financial irregularities in granting of affiliation to nursing and medical colleges (ht 13/02/2013)

Employees ‘misappropriate’ amount, by Ishwori Neupane (kp 10/02/2013)

Dhanusha budget misuse: CIAA quizzes consumer committee representatives, by Shyamsundar Shashi (kp 06/02/2013)

Defence sphere at high graft risk, says TI, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 04/02/2013), 'Nepal defence sector at high risk of corruption' (nn 04/02/2013)

Panels to present graft reports in Maoist closed session, by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 03/02/2013)

New policy to recover misused local funds, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 02/02/2013)

DFID launches 'anti-corruption and counter fraud strategy' (nn 01/02/2013)

Touring PM, ministers drain Rs 5m in 8 mths (kp 28/01/2013)

Traders say customs giving hard time after bonus cut, by Bhusan Yadav (kp 28/01/2013)

NOC forms team to investigate bribe scam (ht 18/01/2013) [There must be an independent investigation! Anything else is nonsense!!]

Police accused of ‘extorting’ trucks loaded with buffaloes (kp 15/01/2013)

Graft panel for suspending 62 Maoist leaders (kp 14/01/2013) [Such kind of commission has to be independent! Culprits cannot investigate themselves!!]

SSP Shrestha’s fate hangs in balance, by Ankit Adhikari (kp 13/01/2013)

Head teacher accused of misusing school fund: Locals say he embezzled the money for personal use (ht 13/01/2013)

Apex court convicts former NOC chief of graft (nn 09/01/2013), SC convicts former NOC chief Sharma of corruption (kp 10/01/2013), Ex-NOC chief gets one-year jail for graft (ht 10/01/2013)

The other half: Private sector corruption, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 08/01/2013)

CAAN appointments in controversy: Disqualified candidates move CIAA, accusing officials of nepotism (ht 04/01/2013)

Penalty elusive for controversial Bir director (kp 03/01/2013)

10 NEA staffers face music for assisting power tariff defaulters (kp 02/01/2013)

Secy effects massive reshuffle at CIAA, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 29/12/2012)

NOC forms team to probe corruption charge (ht 28/12/2012) [There must be an independent probe team!!]

Private perceptions: The private sector’s views on the corruption problem is difficult to gauge, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 27/12/2012)

Elimination of corruption: Wishful thinking, by Surendra R. Devkota (ht 25/12/2012)

Telecom spectrum allocation lawful: CIAA; Anti-graft body’s ruling contradicts PAC decision which had suspected ‘irregularities’ in allocation, by Ramesh Shrestha (kp 25/12/2012), Former PAC members say spectrum controversy will be re-investigated, by Ramesh Shrestha and Bhadra Sharma (kp 26/12/2012)

Corruption charge filed against forest minister (kp 23/12/2012)

NEA staffers seek ‘extra money’ for power connection, by Ashok Thapa (kp 23/12/2012)

Don’t even think about it: Studies have proven that people do not act illegally when they think they are being watched, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 21/12/2012)

NVC recovers bounced cheques from TU body (kp 19/12/2012)

Illegal chicken import: Two under-secys among suspended quarantine officials (kp 17/12/2012)

Foul play: PM has earned infamy by replacing a competent manager by his sister-in-law (kp 14/12/2012)

‘VDC secys embezzle Rs 6.6 m annually’ (ht 10/12/2012)

Ramechhap folk denied social security funds, by Tika Prasad Bhatta (kp 09/12/2012)

Govt efforts to tame corruption ineffective, says PM (nn 09/12/2012), Bhattarai rues graft control failure (ht 10/12/2012)

Crooked ways: The improvement in Nepal’s corruption index is telling of the fact that much more remains to be done, by Shyam K.C. (kp 07/12/2012)

Land encroachment goes unchecked in Dailekh (kp 06/12/2012)

TIA Runway & Helipad Scam: CIAA probe reaching nowhere, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 05/12/2012)

Nepal 139th in global corruption index (nn 05/12/2012), Nepal among most corrupt nations: TI (kp 06/12/2012) [see TI report], Nepal 139th out of 174 countries in Global Corruption Index (ht 06/12/2012)

Apex court rejects Khadka’s appeal (kp 04/12/2012), No review of Khadka case: The ex-minister also not allowed to walk free (ht 04/12/2012)

8 officials suspended for govt funds misuse (kp 03/12/2012)

Local govt representatives’ integrity in question: Four VDC secys of Saptari suspended for gobbling up widows’ funds (ht 03/12/2012), Four VDC secys, division engineers suspended for corruption (nn 03/12/2012)

5 cops caught red-handed taking bribe (kp 02/12/2012), Five traffic cops caught taking bribe (ht 02/12/2012)

12 Dhanusha officialsto face action for graft (kp 01/12/2012)

DoFE officer suspended over bribery charges, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 30/11/2012)

Birgunj sub-metropolis funds misuse: Probe begins, by Shankar Acharya (kp 29/11/2012)

Former joint-secy convicted of graft (kp 28/11/2012), Former joint secy convicted of graft: Sabitri Rajbhandari becomes first woman ex-bureaucrat to get jail term for corruption (ht 28/11/2012)

Another ex-official sent behind bars (kp 24/11/2012)

Spl Court slaps 18-month jail on former secretary (kp 23/11/2012), Former defence secy convicted of graft: Handed down 18-month jail; Slapped with Rs 6.6 million fine (ht 23/11/2012)

Corrupt integrity: Role of integrity in corruption control, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 22/11/2012)

Ex-minister’s vehicle seized: Auction set to start soon, says district court (ht 19/11/2012)

Schools ‘misuse’ scholarship funds (kp 09/11/2012)

Dealing with dirty money, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 07/11/2012)

Breaking the vicious cycle: Corruption and development, by Sukhdev Shah (rep 06/11/2012)

Panchthar DEO asked to return misused funds, by Labadev Dhungana (kp 02/11/2012)

Joshi heads CIAA, vows to combat corruption (kp 01/11/2012)

Saptari symptoms: Politicians in collusion with bureaucrats have embezzled billions meant for local development, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 30/10/2012), Donors unite to fight funds misuse, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 09/11/2012)

Bribery thriving in Rolpa DFO: Traders, by Kashiram Dangi (kp 29/10/2012)

CIAA to take up Kumar Belbase bribery scandal, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 27/10/2012)

Corruption in Nepal Police: Off the beaten path, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 27/10/2012)

Cantonment corruption: Nepal’s peace negotiators have sought an easy and quick access to peace—to buy peace rather than to build it, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 22/10/2012)

SC clips judicial, quasi-judicial powers of PAC: Says parliamentary panels encroaching NAC’s autonomy, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 22/10/2012)

Belbase graft case tip of iceberg: Tape scandal points out a subtle but widespread corruption in bureaucracy, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 21/10/2012)

Minister Belbase caught on tape asking for bribe, by Bhadra Sharma and Roshan Sedhai (kp 20/10/2012), Put in papers: PM to Labour Minister; Belbase's party denies bribery charges (nn 20/10/2012), Minister Belbase resigns
over bribery charges
, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 21/10/2012)

Pokhara sub-metropolis faces graft investigation, by Lal Prasad Sharma (kp 20/10/2012)

Maoist corruption probe panel misses deadline (nn 19/10/2012) [Corruption has to be checked by an independent institution, not by a panel of the offe nders! This is ridiculous!!]

CIAA to investigate ‘nepotism’ (kp 17/10/2012)

A clear line must be drawn between politics and criminality, interview with Kuber Singh Rana (kp 15/10/2012)

Maoist graft report to be made public on Oct 19 (ht 15/10/2012)

Race for CIAA chief: Banskota likely to pip three others, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 10/10/2012)

Sugar price scam: Consumer forum asks CIAA to probe ‘irregularity’ in Salt Trading, by Ramesh Shrestha (kp 10/10/2012)

PM, 13 ministers yet to furnish property details, by Rudra Pangeni (ht 10/10/2012)

Tanker operators stealing LPG en route to destination, by Bhushan Yadav (kp 10/10/2012)

Khadka’s review petition (kp 09/10/2012)

Malady of misuse at the local level: Bureaucratic path is not the answer, by Mukti Rijal (ht 08/10/2012)

Education Minister’s daughter taking govt vehicle for spin: Using it for personal purpose; Officials complain they don’t have a ride (ht 06/10/2012)

Former secy convicted of graft: Special Court sentences Pokharel to one and a half years in jail, fines Rs 58.5m (kp 05/10/2012), Ex-Home Secy gets 18-month jail: Court imposes Rs 5.8 million fine on Padam Prasad Pokhrel (ht 05/10/2012)

Court convicts former FinMin posthumously, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 04/10/2012), Late ex-minister Sharma convicted: Special Court asks confiscation of Rs 22.7 m from family (ht 04/10/2012)

CIAA moves apex court against Kharel’s acquittal (kp 03/10/2012)

Corruption spree: Government officials vindicate the public claim that corruption has increased manifold, by Udaya R. Wagle (kp 02/10/2012)

Stop facilities for ex-officials: CIAA (ht 02/10/2012)

Barriers to anti-corruption initiative, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 30/09/2012)

Doctors without borders, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 30/09/2012)

Rotten deals: Peace can be bought in the political markets through the currency called corruption, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 25/09/2012)

Birgunj customs officials involved in fake invoices, by Shiromani Dhungana (ht 24/09/2012)

Probe of graft charge against politicians in final stage: CIAA (ht 24/09/2012)

Corruption charge against Dahal, PM, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 22/09/2012), UML youth move CIAA against Bhattarai, Dahal: Accuse Maoist leaders of embezzling billions (ht 22/09/2012)

Keeping it dark: Climate aid expenses are mandatorily made transparent to the donors while they remain unavailable for the taxpayers, by Navin Singh Khadka (kp 21/09/2012)

Ungodly practice at god’s abode! PADT shows unconvincing records of Pashupati income for Teej day (ht 20/09/2012)

Social security fund to be monitored (ht 20/09/2012)

Rautahat VDC secys under CIAA scanner, by Shiva Puri (kp 20/09/2012)

Open corruption flouting all norms: Deadly politician-criminal nexus, by Gyan Basnet (ht 17/09/2012)

Deforestation in Dandeldhura: CIAA drags 196 to court, seeks Rs 43m from them, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 17/09/2012)

CIAA ‘pursuing’ charges of corruption in cantonments (kp 17/09/2012)

CIAA to investigate graft in Maoist cantonments: It’s waiting for reports of two UCPN-M panels (ht 05/09/2012)

Probe on arms purchase begins: ‘Nepal Police bought at inflated prices’ (ht 05/09/2012)

Record corruption cases in 2011-12, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 03/09/2012)

Top cops under CIAA scanner for graft: Anti-graft body launches investigation into property details of DIG Singh and SSP Chand, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 01/09/2012)

Ex-joint secy gets 15-month sentence (kp 29/08/2012), Ex-bureaucrat convicted of graft SC slaps 15-month jail term, Rs 12 million fine (ht 29/08/2012)

UCPN (Maoist) district leader admits taking ‘donations’ from contractors involved in construction of international airport in Pokhara (nn 28/08/2012)

Govt suspends 18 officials for misusing funds, by Bhadra Sharma and Shyamsundar Sashi (kp 27/08/2012)

Dishonesty to cost 21 officials dear (kp 24/08/2012)

Black property: Illegally amassed wealth of politicians needs investigating (kp 24/08/2012), Confessions of a politician: Despite being a politician writing on politics, Prakash Chandra Lohani’s book is not all subjective and filled with political rhetoric, by Aditya Man Shrestha (kp 24/08/2012)

Licence to loot: In the absence of local governance, Dipsung VDC in Khotang has become a hotbed for corruption, by Saindra Rai (nt 24/08/2012)

Corrupt(ion) Verdicts, by Narayan Manandhar (tg 22/08/2012)

Who’s next? A strong CIAA means many powerful politicians in jail. That’s why the anti-graft body is weak, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 22/08/2012)

Metro police stations sans phones following ‘misuse’, by Ankit Adhikari (kp 21/08/2012)

CIAA likely to be more ineffective after secretary’s retirement: Govt not botheredto fill vacancies at anti-graft body (ht 21/08/2012)

JCFL's Gupta convicted of corruption; sent to prison for 4 yrs (nn 17/08/2012)

Catch ‘em all: Khadka’s conviction must have sent shivers down the spines of many ministers, past and present, by Shyam K.C. (kp 17/08/2012)

The larger picture: Recent conviction aside, major anti-corruption efforts have halted (kp 15/08/2012)

SC slaps NC leader Khadka 18 months jail sentence; Rs. 9.5 m penalty for corruption (nn 14/08/2012), Khadka's supporters take to streets against SC verdict (nn 14/08/2012), Former minister Khadka convicted of graft: SC sentences him to 18 months in prison; Slaps Rs 9.47 million fine, by Pranab Kharel (kp 15/08/2012), SC verdict draws widespread applause, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 15/08/2012), Will give in, says convicted Khadka (kp 16/08/2012), NC leader Khadka makes political charged statement as he goes to jail (nn 22/08/2012) [You would lose future elections either! NC politicians currently don't need others to make themselves ineligible!], Khadka
submits self, sent to prison
, by Pranab Kharel (kp 23/08/2012), NC leaders for probing judicial graft (kp 25/08/2012)

Lost in transit: Funds allocated for marginalised groups should reach them in full (kp 07/07/2012)

Graft-plagued districts in focus Govt assessing their performance (ht 05/08/2012)

‘Sthapit siphoned off Rs 38.5m’ (kp 01/08/2012)

CIAA grills NAC chief (kp 01/08/2012)

Final verdict on graft case against former minister Khadka on Aug 14 (nn 31/07/2012), Khadka case final hearing on August 14 (kp 01/08/2012)

SC stays ordinance on state facilities to VVIPs (nn 31/07/2012), SC stays govt move to provide state facilities to former VIPs (kp 01/08/2012), SC stays state facilities to ex-VIPs again, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 01/08/2012), No country for luxury: VIPs should consider what they’ve given before extracting benefits (kp 02/08/2012) [!!!], Former PM Chand also returns state-owned vehicle (nn 02/08/2012), Two former PMs, ten CJs yet to return govt vehicles (nn 03/08/2012)

As pressure mounts, Nepal, Poudel hand back vehicles to govt (kp 27/07/2012), YAN warns to confiscate state-owned vehicle used by VIPs (nn 28/07/2012), More bigwigs buckle under pressure (kp 30/07/2012)

Cast a wider net: CIAA needs mandate to investigate the Army, private sector, (I)NGOs, parties and the judiciary (kp 27/07/2012)

Govt in bid to fight cancer of corruption, by Prakash Acharya (kp 24/07/2012)

Army corruption to come under CIAA ambit, by Kiran Chapagain (rep 24/07/2012)

Govt proposes extradition and legal assistance treaties to combat corruption, by Kiran Chapagain (rep 23/07/2012)

Head teachers charged with corruption (kp 20/07/2012)

Ex-envoys flouting rules, yet to returnred passports: Most of them were political appointees, say officials (ht 18/07/2012)

Govt announces big perks for VIPs (rep 18/07/2012), Ex PMs, Home Ministers, CJs and Speakers to get lifelong state largesse (nn 18/07/2012), SC moved over ordinance (kp 27/07/2012)

Ethics in business: Role of corporate governance, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 14/07/2012)

Corruption And Water Resources, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 14/07/2012)

50 projects under NVC scanner (ht 13/07/2012)

Corruption in ongoing development works in Dailekh (nn 11/07/2012)

Ex-minister Khadka’s hearing put off again (ht 03/07/2012)

Cabinet panel okays anti-graft action plan (kp 03/07/2012)

69 ex-MPs yet to part with red passports (ht 30/06/2012)

Urgent Reforms, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 30/06/2012)

SC convicts ex-customschief of corruption: Slaps nine-month sentence, fines Rs 3.2 million, confiscates property (ht 28/06/2012)

Pumps widely divert cheaper diesel to industries, by Ajit Tiwari (rep 17/06/2012)

Ex-MPs yet to return red passports: 231 former CA members haven’t complied with NVC fiat, by Lekhanath Pandey (ht 15/06/2012)

Poverty Fund charters helicopters, by Rudra Khadka (rep 13/06/2012)

Special Court starts hearing on Joshi graft case (nn 11/06/2012), Hearing on Joshi corruption case (ht 12/06/2012), Hearing on graft case put off (ht 21/06/2012), Final hearing on Joshi case on July 25 (kp 22/06/2012)

3 big parties accused of pocketing dev fund, by Krishna Acharya (kp 07/06/2012)

11 ex-MPs fail to return vehicles (ht 04/06/2012), CIAA says get vehicles back from ex-MPS: Directs authorities to do the needful at the earliest (ht 06/06/2012)

CIAA halts ex-lawmakers’ last perks (kp 01/06/2012)

CIAA revokes Dhungel's appointment (rep 25/05/2012)

Official convicted of amassing property illegally (kp 23/05/2012)

Court summons CA on Gupta’s membership (ht 23/05/2012)

Corrupt’s choice: Transport, land and immigration offices, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 22/05/2012)

Private Sector And Corruption, by Anirudra Neupane (rn 21/05/2012)

Revenue chief gets six months in jail for graft (ht 17/05/2012)

Vicious cycle: Corruption during transition, by Anuj Mishra (rep 16/05/2012)

Comprehensive anti-graft action plan on anvil: To be tabled in Cabinet soon for approval (kp 16/05/2012)

CIAA stops export of betel nuts (kp 15/05/2012)

Holes in Education Ministry account book: Rs 20 billion unaccounted for; PAC sub-panel seeks action (ht 15/05/2012)

Shake it up: Restructuring CIAA, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 12/05/2012), Whither We Go?, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 13/05/2012)

Former LDO, engineer sent in judicial custody (kp 05/05/2012)

Ex-minister for culture held on fraud charge (ht 05/05/2012), Former minister Prasai accused of selling land using fake papers (kp 06/05/2012)

Report shows how judge, attorney got sacked, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 05/05/2012)

CIAA drags 41 officials to court, by Bhadra Sharma and Laxmi Sah (kp 01/05/2012)

CIAA scrutiny of Cabinet decisions must for controlling policy-level corruption, by Kamal Raj Sigdel (kp 01/05/2012)

Misappropriation thrives in unrepresented local bodies (kp 01/05/2012)

Political Transparency, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 28/04/2012)

CIAA directs ministries not to transfer funds to politicians’ pet projects (kp 27/04/2012)

CIAA tells govt not to misuse budget (ht 27/04/2012)

CIAA summons KMC chief Adhikari (kp 27/04/2012)

Top traffic cop slams 'smear campaign' (rep 26/04/2012), Am squeaky clean, says traffic DIG (kp 26/04/2012), DIG Rai challenges all to prove he’s at fault (ht 26/04/2012)

CIAA delves into misuse of PLA funds (ht 26/04/2012)

Stop fund transfer, dole-outs, PAC tells govt (rep 25/04/2012)

SC upholds Special Court decision (kp 25/04/2012)

Gupta seeks to attend CA meet (kpo 25/04/2012)

Forms Of Corruption, by Pranav Battarai (rn 21/04/2012)

NHRC members seek CIAA help: File corruption chargeagainst two colleagues, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 21/04/2012)

Ex-Prez, PMs to get quarters, staff (rep 19/04/2012) [This is only practicable if you don't change the government every few months as it is tradition in Nepal! Else, it is a form of corruption!!]

Corruption watch: The anti-graft body CIAA requires some transformations to fight corruption (kp 19/04/2012)

CIAA appointment: Supreme Court asks govt to allow Baral to assume office (kp 19/04/2012)

Army, parties may come under CIAA watchlist, by Anil Giri (kp 18/04/2012)

Judge quits to escape JC probe: Sharma’s verdict on ex-minister Gupta was questioned, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 18/04/2012)

MoAC secy under scanner: Chaudhary had gone abroad without PMO’s prior approval (kp 15/04/2012)

No red herring: Corruption in security sector, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 15/04/2012)

Wagle to get jail waiver (kp 12/04/2012)

Sudan scam: Special Court finds ‘serious lapses’ in CIAA investigation, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 11/04/2012), Home Ministry turned blind eye (ht 11/04/2012)

CIAA to probe clean-up drive (kp 11/04/2012)

Magar does it again, by Samiksha Koirala (rep 10/04/2012), Minister Magar seek clarification from TIA, NAC officials for 'leaking information' (rep 11/04/2012)

NB Insurance embezzles Rs 58m of public funds, by Rupak D. Sharma (rep 10/04/2012)

Convicted ex-IGPs still enjoying state facilities, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 09/04/2012)

Challenges Of Anti-Corruption Battle, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 07/04/2012)

Man in the mirror: When Madhav Nepal speaks of corruption, he should know that those who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones, by Shyam K.C. (kp 06/04/2012)

SC seeks treasury dole-out details: Wants names of recipients of govt largesse since 2006-07 (ht 06/04/2012)

Special Court acquits former IGP Kharel, again, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 05/04/2012)

Special Court convicts ex-IGP Bohora of corruption; slaps 18 months jail sentence (nn 03/04/2012), Bohara convicted of corruption, slapped jail term, Rs 2.68m fine, by Sundar Khanal (rep 04/04/2012), Former police chief Bohara sent to jail on graft charge (kp 04/04/2012), 18-month jail term for former IGP Bohara, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 04/04/2012)

Terrible follies: Prime Minister and corruption, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 31/03/2012)

Frequent fliers: That it requires a sojourn abroad to have any meaningful discussion among politicians is viewed with suspicion by many here in Nepal, by Deepak Thapa (kp 29/03/2012)

Spl court sends IRD officer to jail, by Kamal Dev Bhattarai (kp 28/03/2012)

CIAA tightens net around DG Yadav, by Samik Kharel (kp 27/03/2012)

Government suspends TEPC chief Shrestha (kp 27/03/2012)

Officer faces CIAA corruption charge (kp 26/(03/2012)

Graft cases put on SC backburner: Panel’s recommendations for speeding up verdict being ignored (ht 23/03/2012)

SC yet to clear 340 corruption cases, by Pranab Kharel (kp 21/03/2012)

Prison is no deterrent: The only thing corrupt people are afraid of is losing their illegally-amassed wealth, by Narayan Manandhar (kp 21/03/2012)

Corruption and democracy: Any relation?, by Birendra P. Mishra (ht 21/034/2012)

CIAA seeks Pokhara airport details, by Samiksha Koirala (rep 20/03/2012), Pokhara airport MoU signed before calling construction bid (rep 22/03/2012)

Dig Deeper And Further, by Shyam K.C. (rn 20/03/2012)

Frugal PM gives Rs 20m for Maoist Everest bid, by Kosh Raj Koirala (rep 17/03/2012), Condemnation mounts as govt gives Rs 20m to Dahal son’s Everest team (kp 17/03/2012), Dahal son’s Everest team to get crores: Govt draws flak for doling out money; NC, UML youth wings warn of protests (ht 17/03/2012), Misspending Of State Coffers (rn 18/03/2012), Country outraged by ‘birth of new princelings’; Students to govt: Rescind move in 24 hrs, by Binod Ghimire (kp 18/03/2012), Prakash's team shuns govt aid (rep 19/03/2012), Maoist ‘princeling’ bows to public pressure, rejects state money (kp  19/03/2012), The Prakash Dahal scam, by Shrochis Karki (rep 20/03/2012)

CIAA summons state minister Laxman Mahato (rep 16/03/2012), State minister grilled for ‘graft’, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 17/03/2012)

Leaders, officials on the take: Complaint, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 14/03/2012)

A Flickering Hope, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 10/03/2012)

Domino effect: Progress on graft, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 06/03/2012)

Minister Datta aids illegal betel nut export to India, by Bhoj Raj Poudel (rep 05/03/2012)

Under-secy held on Rs 40m graft charge (kp 05/03/2012), Corruption-accused under secy of Foreign Employment Promotion Board sent to judicial custody (nn 06/03/2012)

Govt staff accused of illegal land sale, by Manoj Basnet (kp 04/03/2012)

Hushed up, CIAA letter to SC on ex-registrar probe, by Kamal Raj Sigdel and Bhadra Sharma (kp 03/03/2012)

Missing NAC aircraft wheels found at New Delhi airport (kp 02/03/2012)

Minister's aide caught taking bribe (rep 29/02/2012), State Minister Mahato’s personal assistant caught taking bribe, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 01/03/2012), Minister’s aide held for graft: Caught red-handed with Rs 50,000 bribe (ht 01/03/2012), Forest state minister under CIAA scanner (rep 02/03/2012), Phone conversation shows minister's role in bribery (rep 03/03/2012)

Out on a limb: Nepal's forests are threatened by politicians protecting illegal loggers and corrupt forest officials, by Dewan Rai (nt 24/02/2012)

On a roll: Surpeme Court should continue on its march against the corrupt (kp 23/02/2012)

JP Gupta jailed for graft, fined Rs 8.4m, by Kiran Chapagain (rep 22/02/2012), MPRF-R laments SC verdict on Gupta, by Gani Ansari (rep 22/02/2012), Apex court sends corrupt sitting minister to jail: JP Gupta pleads guilty, but says verdict ‘intended to sabotage’ struggle for Madhesi rights, by Pranab Kharel (kp 22/02/2012), Spl Court judge who acquitted Gupta was mired in controversy, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 22/02/2012), Minister Gupta convicted for graft: First incumbent Cabinet member to be jailed; Gets 18-month term, by Ananta Raj Luitel (ht 22/02/2012), Madhesi leader who switched many parties (ht 22/02/2012), Dilli Bazaar jail now home to three ex-ministers (ht 22/02/2012), Corruption convict Gupta suspended from party (nn 22/02/2012), Special Court judges who acquitted Gupta set to face action (nn 22/02/2012), Gupta's indictment (rep 23/02/2012), JP Gupta stripped of CA membership (ht 24/02/2012), Gupta’s party to seek SC verdict review (kp 26/02/2012) [???]

Authorities clueless about status of CDCs, by Manoj Poudel (kp 22/02/2012)

IC misappropriation through fake customs documents: Bankers threaten halt to IC transactions, by Milan Mani Sharma (rep 22/02/2012), DRI vows to take action against banks (rep 24/02/2012)

State-owned firm selling pilfered fertilizer packages, by Khilanath Dhakal (rep 22/02/2012)

Transparent money: Growing levels of corruption, criminalisation of politics, widespread impunity and decreasing accountability shows us the importance of controlling money in politics, by Seira Tamang (kp 21/02/2012)

Irregularity slur on Sajha chairperson (kp 18/02/2012)

Making them bare it all: Money is not everything, but following it reveals a lot about the way our public institutions function, by Anil Bhattarai (kp 12/02/2012)

Sudan scam: 3 ex-police chiefs get 2 yrs in jail, 31 officers cleared, by Kiran Chapagain (rep 14/02/2012), Sudan scam: 5 convicted, 31 get clean chit: Special Court sends 3 former police chiefs, two suppliers to slammer, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 14/02/2012), Swift courts: The first verdict on Sudan Scam is welcome change (kp 15/02/2012)

Legalizing corruption: Nothing to lose, by Sukhdev Shah (rep 14/02/2012)

CIAA probes ministers’ property, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 08/02/2012)

CIAA probe confirms massive deforestation in Far-West, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 07/02/2012)

NAC suspends 16 employees (ht 06/02/2012)

CIAA case against two engineers (kp 04/02/2012)

Lights, camera, action! The PM’s action plans may have the best of intentions, but they are not sufficient to curb corruption, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 02/02/2012)

Forest officers suspended for 'timber smuggling', by Gajendra Bohara (rep 01/02/2012)

Wrong diagnosis, by Mukesh Khanal (rep 30/01/2012)

Missing NAC aircraft parts: Probe seeks action against 26 officials (kp 30/01/2012)

Migrant workers greasing TIA officials’ palms, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 30/01/2012)

Reduction in bribery cases? Legalizing corruption!, by Sukhdev Shah (ht 30/03/2012)

Guidelines on fund distribution lands NPC in hot water (rep 28/01/2012)

Corruption case filed against health minister, by Manish Gautam (kp 28/01/2012)

CIAA says helipad crumbled due to poor construction (kp 28/01/2012)

Political Party Finance: A Source Of Corruption: Party politics in Nepal have for long been bounded by intense competition power, by Tanka Raj Niraula (sp 27/01/2012)

40 Jumlis bring corruption case to centre: Say contractors, officials misused Rs 500,000 irrigation budget, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 26/01/2012), Jumla calling: Local corruption cases shouldn’t have to make it to the centre (kp 27/01/2012), Succour to 16 ‘stranded’ Jumla locals (kp 10/02/2012)

CIAA finds no foul play, gives clean-chit to NT plans (rep 22/01/2012)

Civil Society And Anti-Corruption-II, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 21/01/2012)

Fall from grace, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 21/01/2012)

Sudan scam: CIAA all set to file ‘supplement case’, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 18/01/2012)

CIAA stops selection process of NEA head (rep 17/01/2012)

Irregularities least at MoHP (ht 17/01/2012)

Top officials misusing road funds, says probe (kp 16/01/2012)

Local level corruption: Finally, some hope, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 14/01/2012)

Cop suspended for accepting bribe (kp 14/01/2012)

Give up dual facilities, CIAA tells minister (rep 13/01/2012), Minister’s facilities blocked (kp 13/01/2012)

WFP food ‘sold’; CIAA orders ignored, by Khagendra Awasthi (kp 12/01/2012)

PAC grills NA, Defence officials: Army denies irregularity allegations (kp 12/01/2012)

PAC refers frequency licensing scam to CIAA (rep 10/01/2012)

One Bold Step Towards Order At The Bottom, by Prem Khatry (rn 10/01/2012)

Parliamentary committee directs govt to 'bring back' military antiques auctioned off to US company (nn 10/01/2012)

Reopen Joshi case: SC to Special Court (rep 09/01/2012), SC redirects Joshi case to Spl Court, by Pranab Kharel (kp 09/01/2012)

CIAA halts APF recruitment, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 09/01/2012), Irregularities in APF selection test: Directive from headquarters led to indefinite postponement of results (ht 09/01/2012)

Corruption watch (kp 09/01/2012)

PAC subcommittee recommends CIAA probe in license, frequency allocation, by Samiksha Koirala (rep 09/01/2012)

CIAA team monitors Dadeldhura forest To probe tree felling case (ht 08/01/2012)

Polymer note printing scam: Pande duo face CIAA probe, by Rupak D. Sharma (rep 07/01/2012)

Corruption In Security Sector, by Pranav Bhattarai (rn 07/01/2012)

TU funds misuse on CIAA radar, by Bhadra Sharma (kp 05/01/2012)

Curbing corruption (kp 05/01/2012)

Special Court begins final hearing on Sudan scam (kp 04/01/2012)

House panel to probe military antiques sale (kp 04/01/2012)

Tainted former chief credit officer of MNDB traceless for two weeks, by Manoj Adhikari (rep 03/01/2012)

Ex-PM aide won’t part with car (ht 03/01/2012)

Corruption and political parties: The rot within, by Pranav Bhattarai (rep 01/01/2012)

Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA)

Transparency International - Nepal (TI-Nepal)

Transparency International Nepal. National Integrity System Assessment – Nepal 2014. Kathmandu

Statement on the CIAA and reports on investigation of Social Science Baha (SSB) and Alliance for Social Dialogue (ASD) (BNAC 01/10/2016)

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