New Delhi: In a significant development, the apex court today summoned senior CBI officer M. Nageswara Rao over the transfer of officer A. K. Sharma, who was probing the Bihar shelter home cases, calling it a contempt of court.
New Delhi: Former Supreme Court Judge AK Patnaik, who was assigned to supervise the CVC probe against former CBI Chief Alok Verma, said that the findings of the CVC probe was not his and he was only monitoring the process. He further added that there was no evidence of corruption against Alok Verma.
Bhubaneswar: A day after Former CBI Director resigns from service following his removal from CBI, Arup Patnaik, the former Mumbai Police Commissioner hailed Alok Verma’s decision to resign from services and describe him as a honest officer and said his Integrity is beond doubt
New Delhi: In a significant development, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has pulled himself out of the selection panel that to decide regarding the future of Alok Verma within one week.
In a setback to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government, the Supreme Court today reinstated exiled CBI Chief Alok Verma for the top job.
New Delhi: In a significant development, which is seen as a major set back to Modi Govt, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to explain its midnight action against CBI chief Alok Verma, underlining that the government appeared to have tolerated the feud between Alok Verma and his deputy that had been going on for months.
New Delhi: In a sudden development, the Supreme Court Tuesday agreed to hear CBI Director Alok Kumar Verma’s plea challenging the government’s decision to divest him of duties and sending him on leave, minutes after adjourning the case to November 29.
New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his office, CVC K.V. Chowdary and the DoPT of hatching a "nefarious conspiracy" to divest CBI Director Alok Verma of his duties fearing investigation into the Rafale deal.
It cannot but be politically embarrassing for the Narendra Modi government that the decision to send two squabbling Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials on leave by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), presumably at the government's behest, has barely passed muster in the Supreme Court.
New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday refused to comment on the Supreme Court order on an inquiry into the allegations against CBI Director Alok Verma by the CVC, saying it was a "process being carried out".
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday appointed one of its former judges, Justice A.K. Patnaik, to supervise the inquiry into the allegations against CBI Director Alok Verma while giving to two weeks time to the CVC to complete the probe.
New Delhi: As the controversy over CBI chief Alok Verma snowballed, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday sharpened his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he was "removed in panic" midnight because Verma was going to begin a probe into the controversial Rafale deal that would have been "suicidal" for Modi.
New Delhi: Stepping up its attack on the government for divesting CBI Director Alok Verma of his charge, the Congress on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying the decision was a grave "violation" of Supreme Court orders and the Constitution.
New Delhi: Opposition parties attacked the Modi government after Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials were caught snooping outside CBI Director Alok Verma's home earlier on Thursday calling it an attempt to "intimidate dissent".
New Delhi: Four men suspected to be from the Intillegence Bureau (IB) were on Thursday nabbed from outside the residence of Alok Verma, the CBI director who was sent on leave a day ago over corruption charges.
New Delhi: Two suspects seen outside the residence of Alok Verma, the CBI director who was send on leave, have been held by his private security officers on Thursday.
New Delhi: Shortly after assuming charge of CBI, Joint Director M. Nageshwar Rao constituted a new team to probe bribery allegation against its Special Director Rakesh Asthana, who has been at war with sidelined Director Alok Verma.
Verma Moves SC Challenging Removal as CBI Director, Cites Tacit Government Interference
New Delhi: In a dramatic midnight development, the government virtually removed CBI Director Alok Verma amid speculation that he was planning to order a probe into the controversial Rafale deal, a charge Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissed as "rubbish" saying it was done to ensure fairplay in investigations into bribery allegations levelled in the war between him and the agency's number two Ra
New Delhi: CBI Director Alok Verma was divested of his charge, as he was not cooperating with the Central Vigilance Commission, and had created "wilful obstructions" in the functioning of the anti-corruption watchdog, the government said on Wednesday.
New Delhi: The Centre, which on Wednesday virtually sacked CBI Director Alok Verma by asking him to go on leave, also transferred as many as 13 officers of the agency, shunting out almost all those in Vermas team which was probing bribery charges against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana.
Kolkata: Commenting on the ongoing CBI controversy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday renamed the central investigation agency as the "BJP Bureau of Investigation".
New Delhi: The opposition on Wednesday attacked the Narendra Modi-led BJP government over the "removal" of CBI Director Alok Verma in the midst of a war at the top of the agency over bribery allegations.
In a significant development, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has sent