CIAA, NVC and Health Ministry launch different probes into Bir Hospital irregularities

Kathmandu, June 7 Responding to multiple complaints that Bir Hospital staffers were indulged in multiple cases of corruption and irregularities, three government bodies have launched different investigations. The anti-corruption constitutional body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, National Vigilance Centre under the Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of Health have launched investigations […]

CIAA looking into land scams at micro level, says Ghimire

Kathmandu, May 20 Chief of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Navin Kumar Ghimire, says the anti-corruption constitutional body is looking into multiple land encroachment cases recently surfaced including those related to Lalita Niwas in Baluwatar of Kathmandu and Jumla of Karnali. Speaking at a function organised in Hetaunda of Makawanpur district […]

Raj Narayan Pathak presents himself at Special Court

Kathmandu, May 15 Former commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Raj Narayan Pathak, has presented before the Special Court on Wednesday evening. Accusing of bribery, the anti-corruption constitutional body had filed a case against its own former commissioner in March. After Pathak showed up at the court, the court’s chair […]

Wide body irregularities: CIAA summons five foreign firms

Kathmandu, April 18 Nepal’s anti-corruption constitutional body, Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), has summoned five foreign companies in connection with reported irregularities in the purchase of two wide body aircraft for the national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation. The Commission has given seven days for Hi Fly X Ireland, AAR Corp […]

CIAA keeping close watch on local government representatives: Commissioner Gurung

  Parbat, April 12 Nepal’s anti-corruption agency is keeping a close watch over representatives elected to local governments around the country, says CIAA Commissioner Sabitri Gurung. Gurung, who was speaking at a programme organised by the commission’s regional office in Parbat, said that the commission could take action against representatives involved in corruption, ‘at any […]

Ghimire says no political interference in CIAA

Kathmandu, April 2 Chief at the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Navin Kumar Ghimire says there is not any political interference in the anticorruption constitutional body. Speaking at a meeting of State Affairs and Good Governance Committee in the House of Representatives on Tuesday, he maintained that the Commission would not entertain […]