Candidates who opted-out of CA exam in July due to pandemic will not lose opportunity: ICAI tells SC

Senior advocate Ramji Srinivasan, appearing for the institute, told the bench that there will be no loss of opportunity to candidates who had opted-out from the July exam as per the top court order.

published on : 9th September 2021

Candidates can opt out of CA exams if they or their kin suffer from COVID-19: Supreme Court

With regard to candidates affected by lockdown during the relevant period of exam, the apex court said as per ICAI scheme, such candidate will be allowed to opt-out.

published on : 30th June 2021

Have some authority to certify if candidate can't take CA exams due to COVID: SC to ICAI

The apex court was hearing a batch of pleas seeking different reliefs including an opt-out option for the candidates, postponement of the exam, and increase in number of centres this year.

published on : 29th June 2021

Conducive time to hold CA exams as COVID-19 spread substantially low: ICAI to SC

The CA examinations were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and are now scheduled to be held from July 5-20.

published on : 28th June 2021

Finance Ministry asks Infosys to fix tech glitches, bugs by June 30

Senior officials of the ministry will also hold a meeting with Infosys representatives on June 22 to discuss the issue.

published on : 16th June 2021

Nirav Modi fraud: Chartered accountants body sends notices to statutory auditors of PNB's Brady House branch

Following the disclosure of the fraud by PNB, ICAI had formed a high-level group to study systemic issues involved in the scam.

published on : 15th April 2018

ICAI awaits information from PNB on Rs 12,700 crore scam 

In the wake of the scam, the biggest in the country's banking sector, the ICAI had set up a high powered group to study the issues in PNB matter and suggest remedial measures.

published on : 9th March 2018

ICAI takes PNB official's statement; assures 'accelerated inquiry' into fraud 

ICAI said it has taken a statement from a senior official of the bank and emphasised it would not be prudent to draw any conclusion against the profession till disciplinary proceedings are completed.

published on : 25th February 2018

ICAI begins probe into Punjab National Bank fraud case

ICAI said it is probing whether auditors played a role in perpetrating the alleged USD 1.77 billion fraud that Punjab National Bank unearthed last week.

published on : 23rd February 2018

ICAI issues show-cause notices to Punjab National Bank, Gitanjali Gems auditors 

The ICAI has also written to the Reserve Bank of India requesting it to provide the list of the corporate borrowers of public sector banks having outstanding loan amount of Rs 2,000 crore and above.

published on : 22nd February 2018

ICAI to examine auditors’ role in PNB scam

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has written to the bank as well as the investigative agencies concerned -- Sebi, CBI and ED -- offering to share the information at its disposal.

published on : 17th February 2018