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CVC, CIC appointments irk Ram Jethmalani, says his respect for PM Modi has ended

With Chowdary's appointment, the government has for the first time broken away with the tradition of appointing an IAS officer as the chief of the anti-corruption watchdog since it was formed in 1964.

Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar is new CVC

The post of India’s top anti-corruption watchdog was been lying vacant since March.


PM approves guidelines for appointing new CVC

Govt set the ball rolling for choosing head of top anti-corruption watchdog after Thomas' removal.

Chavan's statement on CVC issue baseless: Achuthanandan

Prithviraj Chavan said that Kerala govt had not informed the Centre P J Thomas was involved in a Vigilance case.

CAG suggests a collegium for key appointments like CVC

Collegium comprises a group of senior officials,each with equal rank and power.

The political bureaucracy

Appointment of P J Thomas is a blot on functioning of DoPT and a clear example of the rampant politicisation of the Indian bureaucracy.


DoPT note shows PM knew of charge against Thomas

Three official letters suggest the palmolein case against P J Thomas had come to the notice of PM.

CVC issue: I take full responsibility,says Chavan

'PM's statement that he was not aware of the chargesheet against Thomas is absolutely correct.'

Kerala CM twisted my statement on Thomas: Chavan

‘Why Thomas was appointed to the govt despite a chargesheet,needs to be answered.’

CVC: Did not know about case against P J Thomas,says PM

He believed vigilance matters must have been looked into before Thomas was shortlisted for post.