August 07, 2020 1:54 am
The proposed legislation will be binding for both the Centre and states.
June 03, 2019 4:29 pm
Mehrishi was elected at the 72nd World Health Assembly in Geneva last month with a majority. Apart from India, others competing for the position were the Auditors General of Congo, France, Ghana, Tunisia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
November 13, 2018 3:00 pm
The CAG's failure to present the audit reports on note ban and the Rafale deal in time "may be seen as a partisan action" and could create a "crisis of credibility" for the institution, the letter said. There was no immediate reaction from the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
October 23, 2018 4:25 pm
The banking sector had non-performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans worth over Rs 9.61 lakh crore by the end of 2017-18, according to government data.
September 25, 2017 5:13 pm
Rajiv Mehrishi took over as the news as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, succeeding Shashi Kant Sharma, who demitted office on Friday.
September 25, 2017 11:01 am
The CAG is appointed for a term of six years or till the incumbent attains the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier. The CAG is primarily entrusted with the responsibility of auditing the accounts of the Union government and of the state governments.
September 01, 2017 7:03 am
Mehrishi said fingerprints and biometrics were being captured and this had happened with 40 per cent of the population who owned smartphones. He replied in the affirmative when he was asked if it would be 100 per cent if every Indian started using a smartphone, sources said.
September 01, 2017 4:54 am
As Union Home Secretary, Gauba will be handling issues such as internal security, militancy in Jammu and Kashmir and the Northeast, and Maoist problems in central and east India.
September 01, 2017 7:35 am
As a constitutional functionary,the CAG is primarily entrusted with the responsibility to audit the accounts of the Union and state governments. His reports are laid before the Parliament and the Legislatures of the states.
September 01, 2017 7:35 am
In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, former IAS Officer Sunil Arora was on Thursday appointed as the Chief Election Commissioner while former home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi was made the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG).
January 15, 2016 7:08 am
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar reached Ministry for Home Affairs to discuss the internal security issues. Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi , Border Security Forces (BSF) Director General DK Pathak and National Security Agency (NSA) Ajit Doval arrived for internal security meet at North Block. Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar are scheduled to meet today.
September 02, 2015 3:50 pm