Construction scam: No anticipatory bail to 4 PWD engineers

A Delhi court has denied anticipatory bail to four PWD officials, accused of conspiring with a contractor in an alleged construction scam involving over Rs 3 crore, saying the allegations against them are serious. Special Judge Sanjay Khanagwal, who last week rejected the bail of contractor Vinay Bansal in the matter and sent him to […]

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No threat to man for complaining against CM, says ACB

The Delhi government today told a court here that there was no threat to the life of a man who had complained against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and others alleging irregularities in grant of contracts for roads and sewer lines. The submission was made in a status report of the investigating officer on the behalf […]

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Probe on in DCW recruitment case: ACB to court

The Anti-Corruption Branch today told a special court that further probe in a case involving Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal for alleged irregularities in the recruitment process is going on. The investigating officer (IO) said further investigation, as directed by the court earlier, was underway and sought time to complete the probe. Special […]

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Plea against Kejriwal: Court says ACB’s report unsatisfactory

A Delhi court expressed unhappiness over an “unsatisfactory” report of the Anti-Corruption Branch on threat perception to the complainants in the alleged PWD scam in which a criminal plea has been filed against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his relative. Metropolitan Magistrate Abhilash Malhotra said no efforts have been made by the agency to contact […]

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Anti-corruption branch to probe role of Maliwal’s aides: Court

Swati Maliwal, AAP leader and Delhi Commission for Women’s chief, was today summoned as an accused in a case of alleged irregularities in the recruitment process of the women’s panel, with a Delhi court directing Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to further probe and identify her associates in the crime. Special Judge Hemani Malhotra said there was […]

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HC refuses to restrain Meena from entering ACB office

Delhi High Court today asked Lt Governor-appointee Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) chief M K Meena to act in accordance with the law, while refusing to issue directions to restrain him from entering office as sought by the Delhi government. Justice V P Vaish also declined Delhi government’s pleas to stop Meena from removing the FIR book […]

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Delhi HC refuses to suspend home ministry order on ACB

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to put on hold the union home ministry’s May 21 notification that barred the Delhi government’s Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) from acting against the central government officers for criminal offences. A division bench of Justice S. Murlidhar and Justice I.S. Mehta refused to suspend the notification, saying a similar […]

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CBI moves SC for filing of case against lawyer Kamini Jaiswal

The CBI Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking direction for the registration of an FIR against lawyer Kamini Jaiswal for making deliberate and false statements to seek recusal of CBI director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case investigation and trial. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) application seeking action against the lawyer Jaiswal was mentioned before […]

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Kejriwal now targets Mukesh Ambani, Moily

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday directed the anti-corruption branch (ACB) of his government to register an FIR against Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani, petroleum minister Veerappa Moily, former petroleum minister Murli Deora and former director general of hydrocarbons VK Sibal for increasing the price of natural gas produced in India. The […]

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Court reserves order for Jan 30 on comp against PM

An order of Delhi High court has been reserved for January on a complaint seeking registration of an FIR against Prime MinisterManmohan Singh and former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran for their alleged role in the 2G scam. According to the Special Judge Sangita Dhingra Sehgal after hearing the arguments from the CBI as well as the complainant Vivek Garg, “Arguments […]

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