Highest pendency of CBI cases in Delhi

Special CBI courts in Delhi have highest pendency of anti-corruption cases filed by the agency with 765 of them under trial, Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.

Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav likely to be released from jail on Monday

RJD President Lalu Prasad, who was granted bail by the Supreme Court in a fodder scam case, is likely to be released from jail on Monday.

SC asks Centre, states to make functional CBI courts

The Supreme Court Tuesday set a fresh four-month deadline for Centre and states to make functional all the 22 CBI courts across the country for trying corruption cases involving politicians and public servants and warned that failure to comply with its order would invite contempt action against chief secretaries.

Create additional and functional CBI courts by April 2014: SC to Govt

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre and states to make all additional CBI courts functional as promised by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh four years ago.

Lalu appears in CBI court in another fodder scam case

Jailed RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, sitting JD(U) MP Jagdish Sharma and former MLA RK Rana on Monday appeared through video conferencing before a special CBI court in another fodder scam case.

Lalu Prasad to appear in court in two other fodder scam cases

Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad, who was sentenced to five years in prison in a fodder scam case, is likely to appear through video conferencing before CBI courts in two other fodder scam cases on October 7 and October 8.

Three new CBI courts to be set up in Maharashtra

Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved setting up of three special CBI courts in the state to clear long pending cases.

Pendency in courts affecting faith in judiciary: SC judge

Delay in decision on cases before courts of law had led to diminishing faith among the public in the Indian judicial system, a Supreme Court judge said.

Growing state referrals further burden CBI

Each special court of the CBI is today laden with 185 trial cases.

`54 special CBI courts have started functioning`

A total of 54 special CBI courts
out of the sanctioned 71 have started functioning in the country, the government Wednesday told the Lok Sabha.

3 more special CBI courts to come up in Delhi

In a bid to fast track pending
CBI cases, three more special courts will be functional in the
national capital from January 2.

West Bengal to create 6,900 posts for CBI courts

The West Bengal government on Wednesday
decided to create 6,900 posts in the state Home department,
including 668 in Maoist-hit Jhargram police district and
infrastructure for three CBI courts.

CBI seeks special courts in Goa

The CBI has requested Goa government to give its consent for setting up special courts to exclusively try the cases being investigated by the agency.

Six CBI courts set up in Maharashtra

In Mumbai, the CBI`s Anti-Corruption Bureau has as many as 406 cases pending trial in the existing courts.

Centre writing to states for setting up special CBI courts

The Centre is writing to states for setting up special CBI courts across the country, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs V Narayanasamy said on Monday.

Centre asks states to speed up setting of special CBI courts

While the courts will be financed by the Centre, the state governments have to ensure appointment of magistrates for the same. The states will also have to inform where such courts need to be set up.

Six more CBI courts to be opened in AP

Six more CBI courts will be
opened in Andhra Pradesh by the end of this year, with four in
Hyderabad and two at Visakhapatnam, a senior official said
on Friday.