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Day After SC Order, Reinstated CBI Chief Alok Verma Resumes Office

Jan 09, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Alok Verma resumed office a day after the Supreme Court reinstated him as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director with limited powers on Wednesday.

PM Modi Cannot Run Away From Rafale Probe, It Is Impossible: Rahul Gandhi

Jan 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi remarks come after the Supreme Court reinstated CBI Director Verma, setting aside the Centre's decision on October 23 to divest him of his powers.

Decision To Send CBI's Senior Officers On Leave On CVC Recommendation: Arun Jaitley

The Supreme Court reinstated Alok Verma, setting aside the Centre's decision to divest him of his powers, but restrained him from taking any major policy decision till the CVC probe into corruption charges against him is over.

Secretaries Of Three UP Ministers Arrested Over Bribery After Sting Operation

Jan 06, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The secretaries– Ram Naresh Tripathi, Om Prakash Kashyap and Santosh Awasthi– were booked under Section 7 of the Prevention of Corruption Act in Hazratganj police station.

Rakesh Asthana Bribery Case: CBI Examines Hyderabad Businessman Sathish Sana

Sana had claimed that he was seeking relief from the repeated summons issued by the CBI team probing corruption case against meat exporter Moin Qureshi which was headed by Asthana.

28 November, 2018

CBI Row: HC Allows Alok Verma To Inspect Rakesh Asthana's Case Files In CVC Office

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Justice Najmi Waziri asked Verma to go to CVC's office on Thursday after his counsel said that there are allegations of mala fide against him in Asthana's petition.

19 November, 2018

CBI Officer Probing FIR Against Rakesh Asthana Moves SC, Challenges Transfer To Nagpur

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The CBI has registered a case against Rakesh Asthana on the basis of claims made by a businessman, Sathish Sana, probed by him in a separate case, that he was asked to pay a bribe of Rs 5 crore by an investment banker based in Dubai.

13 November, 2018

Delhi HC Dismisses Bail Plea Of Middleman Manoj Prasad In Rakesh Asthana Case

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Justice Najmi Waziri denied the relief to Prasad, saying the allegations against him were serious in nature and noted the CBI submission that the investigation is at a crucial stage.

12 November, 2018

CBI Vs CBI: CVC Submits Probe Report On Alok Verma To SC, Next Hearing On Friday

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A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice S K Kaul took the report on record and fixed the next hearing on November 16.

01 November, 2018

FIR Against Rakesh Asthana Shows Cognisable Offences, CBI Tells Delhi HC

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The CBI also told the court that the probe against Asthana was at a nascent stage and several incriminating documents as well as the role of other persons was under investigation.

31 October, 2018

CBI DSP Devendra Kumar, Arrested In Rakesh Asthana Bribery Case, Gets Bail

Outlook Web Bureau

A Delhi court granted bail to CBI DSP Devender Kumar arrested in connection with Rakesh Asthana bribery case.


30 October, 2018

In Bribery Case Involving Rakesh Asthana, Dy SP, Middleman Remanded To 14-Day Judicial Custody

Outlook Web Bureau

A special CBI court sent them to jail after the agency said both the accused were not required for further custodial interrogation.

30 October, 2018

Provide Police Security To Complainant Satish Sana: Supreme Court On Rakesh Asthana Case

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Satish Sana, on whose complaint an FIR was registered against the CBI Special Director, had moved the apex court on Monday seeking police protection.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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