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Deficiencies in GST system point to lack of coordination: CAG report

In a report table in Parliament Tuesday, the CAG said that GST has unified multiple taxes, but has not simplified the tax compliance regime.

Mumbai rains: CAG trashes govt, BMC’s flood preparedness claim

Raising the issue of encroachments and land use along the flood plain zones, the CAG further observed, “There were numerous obstructions in the larger drains due to siphons and other utility services.”

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CAG offers Bofors files for review: MoD to House panel

The Defence Secretary, consequently, has asked for a month’s time to return to the PAC to submit Action Taken Notes (ATN) on two paragraphs of the CAG report that had highlighted alleged irregularities in the purchase of the guns.

Armed forces fully equipped to deal with contingencies: Jaitley

According to the report, despite serious concerns highlighted in a high-level report on 'Ammunition management in Army' in 2015, no significant improvement took place in the critical deficiency in availability of ammunition and quality of ammunition supplied by the OFB.

CAG raps Railways for serving food 'unsuitable' for consumption

The CAG report said unpurified water straight from the tap was used in preparation of beverages, waste bins were not found covered, not emptied regularly and not washed, food was not covered to protect it from flies, insects and dust, and rats and cockroaches were found in trains.

Maharashtra runs a risk of debt crisis, indicates CAG

Adequacy of receipts to cover resource gap had turned negative in last 5 years.

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Indian Army ammunition won't even last 10 days in event of a war, suggests CAG reports

Indian Amry's plan to stock up 50% ammunition by March 2015 remained far from realization with just 10% in stock.

State not doing enough to prevent child marriage: CAG

Auditor’s report criticises govt for under-reporting cases.

Lokayukta report meant for Legislature alone: HC

It cannot be used by citizens to demand action against an official nor can courts direct any action.

Ex-CAG report to SC says 266 kg of Kerala temple gold has gone missing

The report added that the excess loss on conversion of pure gold to 90 per cent purity gold was 10.4 kg.

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