To avoid overlapping of responsibilities, the CVC has decided to recommend several steps to the Parliamentary panel examining the Lokpal issue including greater powers to prosecute higher bureaucracy in corruption-related cases.
Suspended Lucknow jailor JP Srivasatava and jail doctor RC Jauhri on Friday appeared before CJM Rajesh Upadhaya for recording their statements in connection with the judicial inquiry in the death of deputy CMO YS Sachan.
Bhimsen Mukund, jailor of the
Lucknow Jail where deputy CMO YS Sachan was found dead under
mysterious circumstances, on Thursday appeared before Chief Judicial
Magistrate Rajesh Upadhaya, who is probing the case.
CBI Director A P Singh on Tuesday
appeared before the Joint Parliamentary Committee looking into
the 2G spectrum issue to brief it on the allocation and
pricing of telecom licences and spectrum during the period
from 1998 to 2009.
CBI has asked sacked CWG
OC chief Suresh Kalmadi to appear before it
on Monday to clarify some new issues which surfaced during the
visit of the agency`s officials to London in connection with
Queen`s Baton Relay scam.
Parliament`s PAC has asked Cabinet Secretary KM Chandrasekhar, Principal Secretary in PMO TKA Nair, A-G Goolam Vahanvati, CBI Director AP Singh and Law Secretary DR Meena to depose before it on April 15-16 in the 2G spectrum case.
Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu and
his son Narayan Sai, who had been summoned on Friday by Justice D
K Trivedi Commission in connection with mysterious deaths of
two teenage boys in 2008, failed to turn up.
A Delhi court on Thursday imposed fine on Narmada Bachao Aandolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar for failing to appear before it in connection with two cross-defamation cases filed by her and an Ahmedabad-based man against each other.
Government on Tuesday hit back at the
opposition dismissing as "total contempt and disrespect for
Parliament", its criticism of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s
offer to face the PAC going into the 2G spectrum scam.
China appears to be finally
responding to India`s concerns over the issuance of stapled
visas to people of Jammu and Kashmir, a matter taken up
recently by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with his Chinese
counterpart Wen Jiabao.