Tuesday, 28 June, 2022
TopicCentral Bureau of Investigation

Topic: Central Bureau of Investigation

8 days after UP govt recommendation, CBI finally registers case in Hathras ‘gang-rape’

Central govt notified Sunday that the CBI will take over the investigation, and the agency's Ghaziabad branch under Lucknow zone will conduct a fresh probe.

NCB arrests 2 others, including a drug peddler, in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death probe

With this, 18 people, including Rajput's girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, have so far been arrested by the NCB which is probing drug angle in the case of Rajput's death.

All about the Pollachi rape & blackmail case Tamil Nadu govt just transferred to CBI

The Pollachi rape and blackmail case has caused an uproar in the state, especially after a number of videos and allegations of political patronage. 

Selection committee headed by PM Narendra Modi to decide CBI Director on Friday

The post of the CBI chief has been lying vacant since January 10 after the unceremonious exit of Alok Verma.

CBI registers FIR over alleged irregularities in ICICI bank-Videocon loan case

The CBI is conducting a full blown investigation into the case which centres around NuPower Renewables, a company operated by Deepak Kochhar, ICICI Bank's former CEO Chanda Kochhar's husband.

Harshad Mehta’s brother among 9 bank officials acquitted in SBI fraud case

The nine officials were acquitted in a case of Rs 105 crore fraud involving State Bank of India.

My husband was not a terrorist. How can police shoot him, asks dead Apple worker’s wife

Vivek Tiwari's family said the Lucknow police constables should have enquired or warned him before opening fire.

CBI says second-in-command Asthana’s complaint against its chief is malicious & frivolous

Rakesh Asthana had alleged interference in probes undertaken by the special investigation team under him.

CBI finds link between Lankesh and Dabholkar murders, asks court for extended custody of accused

CBI officer says awaiting ballistic reports on pistol seized from accused's house.

Vigilance raids in Odisha probe govt officials for undue favours to gangster

The raids are to investigate whether officials abused their official position to act in collusion with gangster Syed Usaman Ali.

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Free power & no new taxes in AAP govt’s Punjab Budget, but fiscal consolidation roadmap missing

Finance Minister Harpal Singh Cheema emphasised improving ‘fiscal health’ and augmenting tax revenues in AAP govt's maiden Budget Monday, but outstanding debt expected to rise by 8.4%.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.