Supreme Court says 'no interference is called for' as the Modi government has since appointed a full-time director of the agency.
Latest revelations come a week after the top court sacked two court masters for allegedly tampering with a court order involving Anil Ambani.
Court issues directions to Modi government to bring greater transparency in appointment of CIC and Information Commissioners.
Two-judge Supreme Court bench delivers split verdict on key issue of transfer and control of the bureaucracy.
The Tamil Nadu lawyer claims to have evidence to suggest the judge who acquitted the accused in the 2004 Sankararaman murder was bribed.
M. Nageshwar Rao and CBI's director of prosecution, S. Bhasuran, were held in contempt for transferring joint director A.K. Sharma against SC orders.
The Supreme Court imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on Nageswara Rao for transferring CBI joint director A.K. Sharma who was probing the Bihar shelter home sexual assault cases.
In response to a question in Rajya Sabha, the government simply says legislations allow appointment of retired judges.
PM Narendra Modi inaugurated a circuit bench of the Calcutta High Court last week, at an event with no West Bengal government representative.
Supreme Court has issued a contempt notice against UP chief secretary Anup Chandra Pandey for failing to implement the 2015 Allahabad High Court order.