Thursday, 17 January, 2019

Topic: CBI

Chaudhary Lal Singh

Upset over ouster, BJP ex-minister who backed Kathua accused plans yatra

State BJP leaders also feel that acceding to PDP’s demand for the two ministers’ resignation has sent the wrong signal to its electorate in the Jammu region.
Mecca blast accused Aseemanand who was acquitted by a special NIA court in Hyderabad|PTI

Judge who passed Mecca Masjid verdict & resigned is accused of corruption

The judge, Ravinder Reddy, is alleged to have granted bail to an accused out of turn in Nov 2017, which led to an official complaint against him in the HC.
Protestors protesting against Kathua rape case in Ahmedabad

SC seeks J&K govt’s views on transferring Kathua gangrape-murder case to Chandigarh

Family of the 8-year-old victim is seeking the shift amid alleged threats to themselves and their lawyers. Court directs state to provide police protection.

While politicians take U-turn, Kathua protesters persist with demand for CBI probe

They say the J&K crime branch investigation is ‘biased’, adding that they are ‘pandering to one community’.

Plugged-In: Simultaneous elections, Sengar detained by CBI & Modi’s damage control

The Modi government wants to see if ‘One Nation, One Election’ can actually work,
Kuldeep Singh Sengar

Unnao rape case: BJP MLA booked for minor’s rape, probe handed over to CBI

The UP home secretary said the state police would continue the probe until the CBI took up the case, adding that the investigation agency would take a call on Sengar’s arrest.
ICICI bank branch at Asaf Ali Road

CBI now probing Rs 4,918 crore loan to Choksi, given by a 31-bank consortium led by ICICI

CBI sources say this loan was given to Mehul Choksi’s Gitanjali group in 2013-14, could be added to the PNB scam amount at a later stage.
Punjab National Banks South Mumbai branch. | PTI / Shashank Parade

This PNB fraud of Rs 24 lakh took CBI almost 24 years to nail

In 1994, the agency filed a charge sheet in the special CBI court where the case has been going on since.
Karti Chidambaram leaving Patiala House Courts

Karti Chidambaram granted bail in INX Media case by Delhi High Court

The Delhi HC also said that while out on bail, Karti Chidambaram will not tamper with any evidence in the case.
File photo of DMK leader Kanimozhi

2G scam: Focus to shift to DMK leaders A. Raja, Kanimozhi as CBI moves Delhi High Court

Until high court overturns the CBI court’s judgment, these leaders will have a smooth run; DMK will get a boost ahead of 2019 elections.

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

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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...