When the CIA sought permission to use harsh interrogation methods on captured al Qaeda operative Abu Zubaydah (ah-BOO' zoo-BY'-dah), the response from Bush administration lawyers was encouraging, even clinical.
Information gained through interrogation of detainees resulted in the finding of Osama bin Laden, the CIA said after an explosive US Senate report today alleged the spy agency's torturing did not yield any substantial information.
CPI(M) Politburo member Surjya Kanta Mishra on Wednesday demanded an investigation into the allegations made by Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh against a state minister regarding the Saradha chit fund scam.
An IPS officer of Maharashtra,
who had secretly recorded the custodial interrogation of Hasan
Ali Khan, placed its CD before the SC alleging that names of important public figures were disclosed
by the Pune stud farm owner.
The CBI on Friday said its probe into
diversion of funds in Assam`s North Cachar Hills Autonomous
District Council was progressing well but denied reports that
it was going to interrogate some Assam ministers.
Police today said the interrogation
of a Chinese national, arrested for travelling without valid
documents in Arunachal Pradesh, by Army and central
intelligence agencies including RAW is still continuing.
NDFB Chief Ranjan Daimary, prime
accused of October 30, 2008 serial blasts in Assam, would be
interrogated soon by police in lower Assam`s Kokrajhar
district for his alleged involvement in five criminal cases.