CBI plea against CWG graft case accused rejected

The Delhi High Court has dismissed a CBI plea seeking cancellation of bail given to two accused in a Commonwealth Games-related corruption case for allegedly absconding for over six months during the probe. Justice P.K. Bhasin Tuesday dismissed two separate petitions of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) opposing the bail of Purushottam Dev Arya […]

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No relif for Abhishek Verma and his wife by CBI court till 21 June

A special court here Saturday extended till June 21 the CBI custody of Abhishek Verma, businessman and naval war room leak case accused, and his wife in a graft case. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge Talwant Singh remanded Verma and his wife Anca Neacsu, a Romanian national, to the probe agency’s custody for […]

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Sports Games purchases:Suresh Kalmadi

Former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee (OC) chairman Suresh Kalmadi Monday told a Delhi court hearing a graft case that the youth affairs and sports ministry was aware of purchases made for the 2010 sporting event. “Everything related to the Games was brought to the notice of youth affairs and sports ministry,” said Kalmadi, while […]

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Not involved in Games’ equipment purchases: Kalmadi

Former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee (OC) chairman Suresh Kalmadi Thursday told a Delhi court hearing a corruption case related to the 2010 sporting event here that he was not involved in procurement of equipment. He said that the OC only gave recommendations for buying timing, scoring and result (TSR) system for the Games and […]

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Bribe case: CBI custody of excise official extended till Jan 10

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody of a central excise official and an alleged middleman were Saturday extended till Jan 10 by a special court here for allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs.60 lakh from mobile phone importers. The CBI Special Judge Talwant Singh extended the custody of central excise superintendent Lallan Ojha and […]

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CWG scam: Bail denied to Bhanot, four others

A special CBI court here Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) secretary general Lalit Bhanot and four others accused in a corruption case related to the sporting event held in 2010. The accused were arrested for alleged irregularities in awarding a contract for timing, scoring and result (TSR) equipment […]

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Excise official sent to police custody

A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Tuesday remanded to four days judicial custody a superintendent of Central Excise along with a middleman for allegedly demanding bribe of Rs.60 lakh from a mobile phones importer. A central excise commissioner is also accused but has not been arrested as he is in hospital for heart […]

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