CBI top 2 were fighting like cats we watched with amazement: Centre defends tells SC

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NEW DELHI: The central government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the top two officers of the Central Bureau of Investigation Alok Verma and his deputy, Rakesh Asthana  were fighting like cats, and was becoming critical and matter of public debate asserting it was forced to strip CBI director Alok Verma on leave. “Slamming both Verma and special CBI director… Read more »

Rakesh Asthana case: Court denies bail to alleged middleman

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New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday dismissed the bail application of Manoj Prasad, an alleged middleman arrested in connection with bribery allegations involving the agency’s Special Director Rakesh Asthana. Special CBI judge Santosh Snehi Mann denied bail to Prasad saying it was not a fit stage to grant him relief.  The agency had opposed the… Read more »

HC allows CBI to file closure report in missing JNU student’s case

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New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Monday allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a closure report in the case of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed, who went missing from the university nearly two years ago. A bench of justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel “declined” the plea of the missing student’s mother, Fatima Nafees,… Read more »

Year after Najeeb went missing from JNU, CBI still clueless

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Exactly a year after JNU student Najeeb Ahmed went missing from the campus following a scuffle with some other students, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which had taken over the probe into the case from the city police, remains clueless. The high court had first gone after the Delhi Police to solve the mysterious… Read more »

Expedite probe in coal allocation scam cases: SC

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The Supreme Court today asked the Central Bureau of Investigation and the Enforcement Directorate to expedite probe in the coal allocation scam cases, saying they should devise some method to deal with them. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur expressed displeasure over the delay by the agencies in not completing investigations in… Read more »

Transfer racket: Middleman seeks bail

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An alleged middleman, arrested along with two officers of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) and the Delhi Police, today moved a special court seeking bail in a case of bribery for bagging choice postings. Arun Tiwari moved the application before Special Judge Virender Kumar Goyal who sought a reply from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)… Read more »

CBI files another status report on coal scam probe

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The Central Bureau of Investigation will on Monday file its fresh status report on coalgate before the Supreme Court. Notably, the CBI has found no criminality in the allocation of about 60 coal blocks, which are likely to be taken out of the purview of its ongoing probe after taking the Supreme Court’s permission. Although… Read more »

CBI officer says Aarushi was killed by her parents

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In Trial court hearing the CBI told that the Aarushi-Hemraj double-murder case that circumstantial evidences show that the teenager was killed by her parents, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar. No one from the outside could have entered the flat and committed the murder. Investigation Kaul appeared before Central Bureau of Investigation special Judge S Lal and said… Read more »

Chautala’s plea to get pacemaker at hospital rejected

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Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala’s plea of jailed has been turned down by the Delhi court turned down, facing trial in a disproportionate assets case, to undergo pacemaker implantation at a private hospital instead of a government facility. While rejecting his plea, special CBI judge Manu Rai Sethi directed the jail superintendent to get the Indian National… Read more »