With less than a week left for the retirement of the CBI chief, Parliament on Thursday passed a bill under which it will not be necessary for all the three members of the selection panel to be present to choose the next head of the investigation agency.
A united Opposition attempted to corner the BJP-led NDA government on the second day of Parliament's Winter Session on Tuesday on key issues including the repatriation of black money, amendments in the bill related to appointment of CBI chief and FDI in the insurance sector.
Hardening its stand against CBI chief Ranjit Sinha, the Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday demanded his immediate sacking from the post, saying he was "unfit" to head the country's premier investigative agency.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director AP Singh will appear before the Parliament`s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Tuesday to give evidence in connection with the allocation of 2G spectrum.
CBI Director Ashwani Kumar was on Saturday called by the Group of Ministers on Bhopal gas tragedy for discussing the possibility of reinvestigating the world`s worst industrial disaster that killed more than 15,000 people in 1984.