Friday, 7 October, 2022
TopicCentral Bureau of Investigation

Topic: Central Bureau of Investigation

BJP & Shah bad, but Modi good? Why Mamata is going easy on PM over CBI, ED ‘misuse’

West Bengal govt Monday passed a resolution against 'excesses' of federal agencies like CBI & ED. However, CM Mamata Banerjee also said, 'I don’t believe PM Modi is behind this'.

CBI arrests North Bengal University VC Subiresh Bhattacharyya in teacher recruitment scam

Bhattacharyya is also a former School Service Commission (SSC) Chairman. His arrest come after his residence and office were searched by the agency in August this year.

Probing Rs 34,615 crore ‘bank fraud’ involving DHFL, CBI finds expensive watches, paintings

Dewan Housing Finance Limited, its then CMD Kapil Wadhawan & director Dheeraj Wadhawan were among those booked late June for allegedly defrauding 17 banks.

ED files charge sheet against Satyendar Jain, others in alleged money laundering case

The ED had initiated a money laundering investigation based on a FIR registered by the CBI on 24 August 2017, under the sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

GST appetiser best served hot, and ‘carnivore’ Shiv Sena’s faded stripes

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CBI, ED, and NCB always bow to party in power. Summons to Gandhis only reinforces the idea

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‘Too long a struggle,’ says Sippy Sidhu’s family as judge’s daughter is held for 2015 murder

CBI on 15 June arrested Kalyani Singh in connection with murder of ex-boyfriend Sippy Sidhu in Chandigarh. She is the daughter of Himachal Pradesh acting Chief Justice Sabina.

Delhi Police DCP suspended for using forged documents

The DANIPS cadre officer allegedly used educational qualifications and date of birth documents belonging to some other person with the same name to appear in UPSC exam

As non-BJP states retaliate to Modi govt’s ‘triple weapon’ attacks, a new MAD doctrine rises

Non-BJP chief ministers are retaliating. If Centre can use its agencies to threaten, intimidate and jail its rivals, so can they. The fightback has become an established pattern and will get more intense.

‘Fabrication of court order’: ED files FIR against Kolkata Police, Centre-Bengal battle escalates

ED officials claim in FIR that Kolkata Police tampered with court order to make Joint Director Kapil Raj provide a voice sample without his consent.

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Falguni Nayar, Nykaa's founder & CEO, and Sima Ganwani Ved, Apparel Group's founder & chairwoman, pose for a picture during a strategic alliance announcement in Mumbai, on 6 October 2022 | Reuters

Nykaa forge ties with Dubai’s Apparel Group to expand business in Gulf countries

Falguni Nayar, the online retailer founder and CEO, said the two companies would together build a multi-brand beauty retail business with Nykaa holding a 55% stake of the entity.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.