Thursday, 17 January, 2019

Topic: CBI

Alok Verma at CBI Headquarter, New Delhi | Ravi Choudhary/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

In siding with govt, Supreme Court has lot to answer on Alok Verma’s ouster as CBI chief

The Supreme Court allowed itself to become party to what was essentially a political game of one-upmanship.
File photo of Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge (C) | PTI

This is how Mallikarjun Kharge defended CBI director Alok Verma at selection panel meet

Congress leader calls for Verma’s tenure to be extended and says that even the charges against him that need a probe are not significant.
Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge | Twitter

Charges against Alok Verma ‘unsubstantiated’, Kharge told Modi-led selection panel

Six of 10 charges against ousted CBI chief Alok Verma were unsubstantiated and 4 needed further investigation, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge had argued.
File photo of Alok Verma | Ravi Choudhary/PTI

Alok Verma removed as CBI director by PM Modi-led committee

Officials said that Alok Verma is likely to be moved to the National Human Rights Commission.
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CBI chief Alok Verma’s fate still unclear as second meeting of Modi-led panel inconclusive

The Supreme Court had asked the government to convene the meeting to decide on Alok Verma whose two-year tenure as CBI director ends on January 31.

‘Modi power’ running in reserve, and powers cut for reinstated CBI chief

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BCCI ban for Hardik Pandya & KL Rahul is just overkill

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File image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Praveen Jain/ThePrint

Modi-led panel meets, but decision on CBI chief Alok Verma still pending

No details of the meeting were disclosed, but officials said the panel would meet again.
Alok Verma at CBI Headquarter, New Delhi | Ravi Choudhary/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Justice A.K. Sikri to replace CJI on PM-led panel deciding CBI chief Alok Verma’s fate

The panel is scheduled to meet at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence on Wednesday night.
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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...