La Liga in August proposed an investment scheme stating private equity firm CVC would inject 2.7 billion euros ($3.2 billion) into Spanish football. 38 out of 42 clubs from the first and second divisions in Spain voted in favor of the CVC deal.
Although the BCCI top brass is confident of India's tour of South Africa going ahead as planned, the emergence of the Omicron virus has triggered widespread alarms all over the world. The variant was detected and flagged to the world by South Africa.
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi alleged that the government is providing an ‘escape clause’ for CVC’s transgressions.
A process for framing guidelines to handle grievances/complaints against Chief Vigilance Commissioner/Vigilance Commissioners has been initiated by the Department of Personnel and Training, the Personnel Ministry said in response to an RTI
According to officials, the high-powered panel led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi considered the CVC report which levelled eight counts of charges against Verma
Kharge said during the meeting that Verma, who was sent on a forced leave, should not be penalised and be given an extension of 77 days for which he was not allowed to attend the office.
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.
The top court on Monday would also peruse the decisions taken by Rao from October 23, including transfer of investigations and change of investigating officers and may pass some appropriate orders on them.
Verma was due to depose on Thursday but due to the absence of one of the commissioners from the meeting, the deposition was delayed by a day.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal welcomed SC's intervention saying he hoped the agency's institutional integrity will be upheld.
Congress has also accused the prime minister, the finance minister and the defence minister of "lying on the issue".
Last week, the Congress had met the CAG and requested the apex auditor to prepare a report on the alleged irregularities in the deal and present it in Parliament.
In its annual report for 2017 tabled in Parliament recently, the watchdog said it received a total of 23,609 complaints last year -- the lowest since 2011 -- as against 49,847 in 2016
The CVC exercises superintendence over the CBI which is looking into the over Rs 13000-crore Punjab National Bank fraud case.
During the hearing, advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for petitioner NGO Common Cause, alleged that despite several representations against Chaudhary, the government appointed him as the CVC as he was their "favoured candidate".
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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