Vyapam scam: Why is Madhya Pradesh Govt. being so stubborn, asks Digvijay

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday accused the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh of acting 'stubborn' by refusing a CBI probe into the Vyapam scam.

Vyapam scam: MP CM bows to public pressure, recommends CBI probe
Vyapam scam: MP CM bows to public pressure, recommends CBI probe

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday recommended a CBI probe into Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam, also called the Vyapam scam, in which more than two dozen accused and witnesses have died under mysterious circumstances.

Vyapam scam: Pressure mounts on Shivraj govt as SC agrees to hear Digvijay Singh's plea for CBI probe
Vyapam scam: Pressure mounts on Shivraj govt as SC agrees to hear Digvijay Singh's plea for CBI probe

In an important development, the Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a petition filed by senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh seeking a court-monitored CBI probe into Madhya Pradesh’s multi-crore Vyapam scam, in which more than two dozen accused and witnesses have died under mysterious circumstances.

DNA: All you need to know about Vyapam scam

A total of 47 people associated with the Vyapam scam have died since 2013. Zee News' DNA analyses the Vyapam scam, which is a massive admission and recruitment scam involving politicians, senior officials and businessmen in the state of Madhya Pradesh in India.

Vyapam scam: Centre rules out CBI probe; sack Shivraj Singh Chouhan, demands Opposition
Vyapam scam: Centre rules out CBI probe; sack Shivraj Singh Chouhan, demands Opposition

Even as a police trainee recruited through Vyapam was found dead, the third death in three days, the central government on Monday rejected calls for a CBI probe into the scam to have hit the Madhya Pradesh government saying that only courts could take a decision on the matter.

Vyapam scam: CBI probe only if courts intervene, says Rajnath Singh

Backing Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's stand that only the courts can decided on a CBI probe into the Vyapam scam, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said it is for the Madhya Pradesh High Court and the Supreme Court to decide on the matter.

Ready for judicial or CBI enquiry, says St. Stephen's principal

St. Stephen's College principal Valson Thampu on Monday said that his college was ready for a judicial or CBI enquiry, after a student alleged that a professor had sexual harassed her.

Vyapam scam: Congress questions PM Modi's silence, demands CBI probe

The Congress Party on Sunday demanded a CBI probe into the Vyapam scam following the death of journalist Akshay Singh and described the attack on media personnel as an attack on democracy.

Six arrested for murder of Dalit engineer in Tamil Nadu

Six persons were arrested here on Thursday in connection with the death of a Dalit engineer, whose body was found on the railway track near Pallipallayam in the district on June 27, police said.

Vyapam scam: IMA demands CBI probe of medical college dean's death

As the chorus for CBI probe into the alleged unnatural deaths of MPPEB scam accused is growing louder, the local branch of Indian Medical Association on Wednesday demanded probe by the central agency into the death of the dean of government medical college D K Sakalle, here.

Tomar defends MP govt's handling of Vyapam probe

Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday defended the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh, saying that Congress's allegations with regard to the MP Professional Examination Board scam, also known as Vyapam scam, were false.

Vyapam scam deaths: MP Home Minister dismisses call for CBI enquiry
Vyapam scam deaths: MP Home Minister dismisses call for CBI enquiry

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babu Lal Gaur on Monday rejected calls for a CBI probe into the deaths of those allegedly involved in the high-profile Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB or Vyapam) scam a day after two more accused in the case were found dead under mysterious circumstances.

UP scribe killing: BJP MP Adityanath demands CBI probe

Demanding a CBI probe into killing of journalist Jagendra Singh in Shahjahanpur, BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has said that justice could not be meted to his family if the matter is probed by the state.

Bihar seeks CBI probe in snooping on BCCI officials
Bihar seeks CBI probe in snooping on BCCI officials

 Claiming that a former Indian cricket board official paid money to a London-based firm to snoop on BCCI officials, secretary of the unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar, Aditya Verma on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a CBI probe in the matter.

U'khand floods: RTI reveals officers stayed in luxurious hotels, relished mutton

A string of financial bungling has come to light through responses to RTI queries that were made with regard to 2013 Uttarakhand flood relief efforts. RTI activist Bhupender Kumar has revealed that officials supervising relief work after the floods in 2013, splurged huge amount of money.

CBI takes up cases which suits it politically: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday alleged that Central Bureau of Investigation takes up cases which "suits it politically" and does not show interest in others.

SC notice on Haryana rape victim's plea for CBI probe

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Haryana government on a petition by an undergraduate student as to why investigation into a case of "rape, criminal intimidation, unnatural sex and other offences" perpetrated on her by three law students may not be transferred from the state police to the CBI.

Lottery scam, Govt ready for CBI probe "whenever necessary': KJ George

Karnataka government is ready to hand over to CBI, "whenever necessary," probe into alleged illegal lottery busines in the state, as a fall out of which a senior IPS officer has been suspended, Home Minister KJ George said on Monday.

Athlete suicide case: Parents demand CBI probe
Athlete suicide case: Parents demand CBI probe

Parents of the three SAI trainees, who are undergoing treatment at a hospital in Alapuzha after they consumed a poisonous fruit in a suicide pact, on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the incident.

'Terrorist' Viquar's encounter: Family seeks CBI probe

The father of a slain "terror operative" Viquar Ahmed, alias Ali Khan, Wednesday filed a petition before the Hyderabad High Court seeking an investigation by CBI into an alleged fake encounter on April 7 in which his son and four others were shot dead.