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A birds eye view at corruption law and enforcement in India

Posted on February 21, 2018

Corruption is an issue that adversely affects the country’s economy. Not only does it hold the economy back from reaching… Read more

Systems view of fighting corruption - IPaidABribe as a successful model for the future

Posted on January 31, 2018


Corruption in general and corruption in India in particular in our view requires a systemic solution.  Such a systemic solution… Read more

Corruption survey among college students throws up interesting results

Posted on May 08, 2017

I Paid a Bribe conducted workshops on retail corruption in four institutions; MES College of Management, Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian Law… Read more


Posted on March 17, 2017

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No immunity to those earned money through corruption: FinMin

Posted on May 24, 2016

Persons who have earned money through corrupt practices cannot take advantage of the domestic black money disclosure scheme, says the Finance Ministry's… Read more

How drug whistle-blowers in India have to fight a long battle

Posted on May 19, 2016

Since 2015, Narayan Konduru Reddy has been relentlessly writing emails to drug regulators from the US to Europe asking them to investigate the malpractices… Read more

Passport verification: Shraddha Kishan Tripathi rescued from troublesome cop

Posted on May 12, 2016

Seventeen year old Shraddha Kishan Tripathi is a boy from Mirzapur currently preparing for IIT JEE in Varanasi. He was applying for a Passport and… Read more

FIRs hushed up: Uday Narayan Gupta from Delhi has to bribe cops to file report

Posted on May 12, 2016

Many like Uday Narayan Gupta have left their hometowns and migrated to big cities in India. Uday left Bar Village in Lalitpur district, Uttar Pradesh… Read more

Passport verification: MV Gopalakrishnan from Bangalore storms out from paying a bribe

Posted on May 12, 2016

A non- resident Indian since the last two decades, Mathur Venkatraman Gopalakrishnan returned after retiring in the Gulf. For the first time since,… Read more

Construction activities: Contractor pays bribe to open dam in Chhattisgarh

Posted on May 12, 2016

Amit Kulkarni (name changed), owner of Niagara Constructions (name changed) in Chhattisgarh is a common contractor who has been constructing… Read more