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, Nov 20: Nothing surprises us anymore was a remark made by Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi. The observation was made, when a petition filed by a CBI officer was being heard in the Supreme Court on Monday.
New Delhi, Nov 10: CBI director, Alok Verma who appeared before the Central Vigilance Commission denied all charges of corruption levelled against him. He gave a point wise refusal to all the charges levelled against him by special director, Rakesh Asthana, who incidentally had followed him to the office of the CVC, but could not get an audience, officials said.
New Delhi, Nov 1: Special Director of the CBI, Rakesh Asthana had said that there was no prior approval sought by the competent authority, before an FIR was registered by the CBI against him in the bribery case.
New Delhi, Oct 31: A K Bassi, the CBI officer who was probing the bribery case against Special Director, Rakesh Asthana challenged his transfer to Port Blair before the Supreme Court of India.
Hyderabad, Oct 29: The Central Bureau of Investigation has intensified its probe against Hyderabad based businessman Sana Sathish Babu, who is centric to the case against CBI director Alok Verma and his deputy Rakesh Asthana.
New Delhi, Oct 26: CBI special director, Rakesh Asthana has moved the Supreme Court challenging the decision of the government that sent him on leave, following a spat with the agency’s director, Alok Verma.
New Delhi, Oct 26: The Supreme Court has said that it will ask the Central Vigilance Commission to inquire into both the Director and Special Director of the CBI under the supervision of retired Supreme Court judge, Justice A K Patnaik.
New Delhi, Oct 25: The spat between the top two officers in Central Bureau of Investigation has not just embarrassed everyone, but has also defeated the morale of several good officers within the agency.
New Delhi, Oct 24: It was past midnight and the government wanted to put an end to the ugly spat that has been on in the Central Bureau of Investigation. A corruption case, counter charges and cases in court.