Saturday, 21 May, 2022
TopicParam Bir Singh

Topic: Param Bir Singh

‘Who’ll probe murky affairs between echelons of power?’ Why SC handed Param Bir case to CBI

Supreme Court Thursday transferred all 5 FIRs against former Mumbai Police chief to CBI, citing need for ‘impartial inquiry’ & ‘advancement of principles of justice and fair play’.

Centre has initiated disciplinary action against Param Bir Singh: Maharashtra home minister

Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil added that the state home department has got a recommendation for the suspension of 28 police officials.

ED records statement of suspended Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh

The statement was recorded on 3 December at the agency's office in south Mumbai under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

Param Bir Singh not whistleblower, flagged corruption after transfer, Maharashtra tells SC

Maharashtra government has filed a reply affidavit in the apex court and said that the ongoing probe in criminal cases against the former top cop not be interfered with.

Mumbai Police files 400-page chargesheet against Param Bir, Sachin Waze in extortion case

The chargesheet has been filed in an extortion case registered at Goregaon. Singh recorded his statement in the case last week.

CM Thackeray signs file to suspend Mumbai’s former top cop Param Bir Singh, probe to begin

Uddhav Thackeray signed file on first day at work after last month's spine surgery. Former commissioner Singh had been untraceable for months before reappearing in November.

Thackeray govt directs Mumbai Police chief to investigate Param Bir-Sachin Waze meeting

Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil said Waze, who is in judicial custody, can be met only with court's permission but it seems Param Bir Singh didn't obtain any permission.

Param Bir Singh appears before probe panel after months, fined Rs 15,000 but warrant cancelled

Last week, a Thane court too cancelled a non-bailable warrant issued against Param Bir Singh after he joined the probe in a case involving extortion allegations against him.

Param Bir Singh seized Kasab’s phone but didn’t present it during trial: Ex-Mumbai Police ACP

Former ACP Shamsher Khan Pathan also alleged that Mumbai's ex-top cop Param Bir Singh must have sold the 'evidence' to ISIS or used the information for extortion.

‘Untraceable’ since May, Param Bir Singh arrives in Mumbai, says will join investigation

Singh, who had made allegations of extortion against ex-Maharashtra HM Anil Deshmukh, appeared before the Mumbai Crime Branch Unit 11 at Kandivali.

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Title scene of Taarak Mehta ka ooltah chashmah.

Dear Taarak Mehta, you were our peak comfort content for 14 years. Now it’s time to retire

Just like the Truman Show, all Taarak Mehta plots somehow feel the same for the past few years. It's fine to accept that ideas can go stale.
File photo of chief economic advisor V. Anantha Nageswaran | Photo: Twitter | @FinMinIndia

Stock market turmoil, crypto craze proof of human ‘fear, greed’ says chief economic advisor

Speaking at India Ideas Conclave, organised by think tank India Foundation in Bengaluru, V. Anantha Nageswaran, also said India was now in position to deliver domestically-driven growth'.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.