4 CBI officers arrested for conducting fake raid in Chandigarh to extort money

New Delhi: The Chandigarh Police has arrested four Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officers for allegedly conducting a fake raid on an IT firm there to extort money, officials said on Thursday. These four accused officers had allegedly gone to Chandigarh on Wednesday to conduct a ”search” even when they are not posted there and… Continue reading 4 CBI officers arrested for conducting fake raid in Chandigarh to extort money

Govt forcibly retires five CBI officers, senior advocate

New Delhi, October 26 (PTI): The government has compulsorily retired five CBI officers and a senior public prosecutor, sources said Tuesday. The five CBI officers include an assistant superintendent of police and four deputy superintendents of police. The officers and a senior public prosecutor were compulsorily retired by the president with immediate effect in public… Continue reading Govt forcibly retires five CBI officers, senior advocate

32 CBI officers get President’s Police Medal

New Delhi: Aug 14 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Joint Director involved in the Saradha chit fund scam probe are among 32 CBI officers who have been awarded President”s Police Medal and Police Medal on the Independence Day. Only two Indian Police Service (IPS) officers figured in the list of awardees announced on Wednesday.… Continue reading 32 CBI officers get President’s Police Medal

Corruption cases against 36 CBI officers in past three years: Govt

New Delhi: As many as 36 CBI officers faced corruption charges in the past three years, the government said on Thursday. “The CBI has a robust mechanism to deal with internal vigilance matters and complaints of corruption against its own officers. During the years from 2016 till May 31, 2019, on the basis of complaints… Continue reading Corruption cases against 36 CBI officers in past three years: Govt

Govt ‘axes’ tenure of two senior CBI officers

New Delhi: The tenures of two senior IPS officers — Anish Prasad and Abhay Singh — at the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) have been curtailed, according to a Personnel Ministry order issued Wednesday. Prasad, a 2003 batch IPS officer of Tripura cadre, was reportedly at the centre of controversy involving the CBI’s two former… Continue reading Govt ‘axes’ tenure of two senior CBI officers

Kolkata police-CBI face-off: WB governor submits report to home ministry

Kolkata: West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi has submitted a report to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the situation that unfolded in the city after a CBI team was allegedly obstructed by the police from questioning Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar in the Saradha scam, Raj Bhavan sources said Monday. The contents of the… Continue reading Kolkata police-CBI face-off: WB governor submits report to home ministry

Fight between 2 top CBI officers exposed agency to ridicule, Centre tells SC

New Delhi:┬áThe Centre Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the fight between two top officers of the CBI — Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana — in public exposed the premier probe agency to ridicule. Attorney General K K Venugopal told a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi that the fight between… Continue reading Fight between 2 top CBI officers exposed agency to ridicule, Centre tells SC

Aircel-Maxis: Court notice to CBI after Chidambaram accuses it of leaking chargesheet

New Delhi: A special court on Tuesday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and sought a reply on a application filed by Congress leader P Chidambaram alleging that the central probe agency has leaked parts of the chargesheet in the Aircel-Maxis case to the media to sensationalise the issue and make… Continue reading Aircel-Maxis: Court notice to CBI after Chidambaram accuses it of leaking chargesheet

Muzaffarpur Shelter Home Case: CBI raids Manju Verma’s residence

Patna: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday raided former Bihar Welfare Department Minister Manju Verma’s residence in Patna and Begusarai in connection with the Muzaffarpur shelter home case. Meanwhile, CBI also conducted raids at 12 places in four cities of Bihar in connection with the case. Manju Verma resigned from the post after… Continue reading Muzaffarpur Shelter Home Case: CBI raids Manju Verma’s residence

Shelter home scandal: Prime accused’s son released after CBI grilling

Muzaffarpur (Bihar): The CBI today released from its custody Rahul Anand, son of prime accused in shelter home sex scandal Brajesh Thakur. Anand was picked up from his residence last night by a CBI team, which had spent close to 12 hours conducting raids on the premises of the now-sealed shelter home and the office… Continue reading Shelter home scandal: Prime accused’s son released after CBI grilling