Teesta Setalvad and her husband, Javed Anand were questioned by police officials for nearly six hours in connection with a case relating to misappropriation of funds received by her NGO from the Union HRD Ministry between 2010 and 2013.
In a move aimed at reducing pendency, the Supreme Court has a graft or criminal cases pending before the trial court should not be stayed by an appellate court for more than six months, without a speaking order.
New Delhi: A special court has granted CBI custody of Peter Mukerjea till March 31. The order was passed following an application filed by the CBI seeking Peter’s custody in connection with the INX Media case.
New Delhi: Karti Chidambaram has been granted anticipatory bail by a special CBI court in Delhi. The court was hearing an application seeking arrest from arrest by the ED, which was filed by Karti in the Aircel-Maxis case.
The court while delivering the verdict directed Karti to cooperate with the investigation and also said that he shall be available for questioning when the ED seeks it.
The Supreme Court has stayed the trial against journalists in the Jay Shah defamation case. The court directed the trial court not to proceed against the journalists till April 12.
A special court has discharged the Maran brothers in the BSNL telephone exchange scam. The court held that the prosecution had failed to prove the involved of Dayanidhi and his brother Kalanithi Maran.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has said that it was conducting the probe into the INX Media case without the cooperation of Karti Chidambaram, the main accused in the case.
After confirming that she had paid a bribe to Karti Chidambaram in the INX Media case, Indrani Mukerjea has now agreed to identify the location too. It may be recalled that Karti and Indrani were brought face to face at the Byculla prison in Mumbai last week.
New Delhi: It is almost 10 days since Karti Chidambaram has been in CBI custody. But, for the CBI he is turning out to be one of the most difficult prisoners, the agency has seen in a long time.
CBI sources say that he has a one line answer for every question.
A special court has remanded Karti Chidambaram to judicial custody till March 24th. This means he will be lodged at the Tihar jail until March 24.