New Delhi, Jan 11: It would not be wrong to say that in the battle of the two officers, the Central Bureau of Investigation has become the victim.
New Delhi, Jan 13: The CBI is likely to file a corruption case against Alok Verma, who was removed as the director of the agency by the high powered committee. The Central Vigilance Commission has asked the CBI to hand over documents relating to six cases where Verma has been accused of wrong doing.
New Delhi, Jan 11: Alok Verma was removed as CBI chief and transferred following a decision by the selection panel on Thursday. In a 2:1 verdict, the panel cited the report of the Central Vigilance Commission while ordering his exit.
New Delhi, Jan 11: Alok Verma became the first CBI chief to be removed from the post. This is the first time in the 50 year history of the CBI that its chief has been removed by a selection panel.
New Delhi, Jan 8: The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that the rule of law is the bedrock of democracy and that would hardly require any reiteration. The observation was made while reinstating Alok Verma as the chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation. The court made several interesting observations while delivering its verdict. Here are the key observations.
New Delhi, Jan 9: Alok Verma, who was reinstated as Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation has resumed duties today. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court had set aside an order of the government that sent him on leave, while ordering his reinstatement.
New Delhi, Jan 9: With Alok Verma set to resume duties as the CBI director, the big question is what role would he perform. The Supreme Court while reinstating Verma had said that he cannot take any major policy decisions until the final stamp of approval is given by the Selection Committee comprising the Prime Minister, Leader of Opposition and Chief Justice of India.
New Delhi, Jan 8: The Supreme Court has reinstated Alok Verma as the CBI chief. The verdict said that he be reinstated but also added that Verma cannot take any major policy decision till the decision of the selection committee.
New Delhi, Jan 8: For Alok Verma, there was a major reprieve from the Supreme Court. After being sent on leave by the Centre, he was ordered to be reinstated with immediate effect by the Supreme Court.
New Delhi, Dec 6: The Supreme Court sought to know why the CVC and the government did not consult the panel headed by the Prime Minister before divesting CBI director, Alok Verma of his powers.