Government process to fill up Lokpal posts illegal: Jaitley

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BJP leader Arun Jaitley Monday asked the government to withdraw the process it has initiated to fill up the posts of the chairman of Lokpal and its members, saying it was illegal. Writing in his blog, Jaitley said the Department of Personnel and Training, which has invited applications for the posts, had no authority to… Read more »

No bail for five in Jaitley call records case

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A Delhi court has rejected the bail plea of five accused, including four policemen, allegedly involved in accessing Call Detail Records (CDRs) of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley and others.   Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Amit Bansal dismissed the bail application of the five accused, private detective Puneet Verma, assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Gopal… Read more »

Jaitley’s CDR case: 3 pvt detectives sent to police custody

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Three private detectives, arrested for allegedly attempting to retrieve call detail records of BJP leader Arun Jaitley, were remanded in three days police custody by a Delhi court. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vidya Prakash allowed the Special Cell of Delhi Police to quiz in custody till February 22 Nitin, Anurag and Neeraj. Nitin and Anurag were… Read more »

BJP seeks answers as Singhvi resigns amid CD row

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The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that Congress MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi should explain in Parliament why he has quit as chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law and Justice. “It is a serious matter and the party has not given any statement on the standing committee, we hope he will make… Read more »