Thursday, 17 January, 2019

Topic: CBI

Alok Verma | Ramesh Sharma/India Today Group/Getty Images

Justice Sikri, whose vote decided Alok Verma’s fate, gets Modi govt nod for plum posting

Justice Sikri was part of the three-member panel that decided to remove Alok Verma as CBI chief this month.
IAS officer B Chandrakala | Facebook

An IAS officer known for corruption crackdown in UP now in focus for all the wrong reasons

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

Staying afloat with quota, and a revolving CBI door

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
Alok Verma leaves from CBI headquarters in New Delhi

Decision on Verma ‘very, very hasty’: Ex-judge who monitored probe against ousted CBI chief

Entire enquiry held on Asthana’s complaint, none of the findings in the CVC’s report are mine, says former SC judge A.K. Patnaik

The dangling carrot of reservation and Rahul’s Modi ‘man’ia

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
File image of Nageshwar Rao | Twitter

Interim CBI director cancels transfers ordered by Alok Verma

Additional director Nageshwar Rao, who has been appointed interim CBI chief, cancelled the transfer orders issued by former director Verma during his one-day tenure.
Alok Verma

Stripped of CBI charge, Alok Verma resigns from service

Alok Verma, who was reinstated as CBI director by the Supreme Court after nearly 3-months of forced leave, was transferred from the agency on Friday.
File photo of CBI Additional Director Rakesh Asthana | PTI

Setback for CBI No. 2 Rakesh Asthana as Delhi High Court refuses to quash bribery case

The Delhi High Court has set a 10-week deadline for the CBI to complete its investigation against Rakesh Asthana & Devender Kumar.
Alok Verma

Transfer based on frivolous allegations, says former CBI chief Alok Verma

Alok Verma was on Thursday transferred from his position as CBI director, just a day after the Supreme Court reinstated him.

Here’s what 9 pm pseudo patriots can learn from the Indian Army: Barkha Dutt

In this week’s News ka Juice, Barkha Dutt asks 9 pm pseudo warriors to learn from real soldiers. Today, let's talk about the two most loaded words in Indian ...
ranjan gogoi

SC judges elevation row: Collegium still opaque under CJI Gogoi or is this an aberration?

CJI Ranjan Gogoi-led Collegium’s decision to overturn the elevation of Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Rajendra Menon to the Supreme Court and instead rec...