Headlines @12:30pm

Headlines @12:30pm

2G scam: SC asks Bhushan to reveal info about CBI chief

The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday directed advocate Prashant Bhushan to reveal the source of information regarding the visitors at CBI director Ranjit Sinha's residence.

Supreme Court gives CBI chief a week to respond to charges, takes custody of visitor diary

The Supreme Court will hear the plea against CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Monday (today) for his alleged meetings with the accused in high-profile cases like 2G, coal scam and others.

More powers were possible without SC intervention: CBI chief

Ranjit Sinha said recent steps taken by the Centre to give some financial and administrative freedom to the agency could have been taken without the intervention of the Supreme Court.

Nitish Kumar supports appointment of new CBI chief

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday supported the appointment of a new CBI chief and made it clear that he had no objection to it.

New CBI Chief for Kashmir region takes over

Superintendent of Police (SP) Armaan Deep Singh has taken over as the new CBI chief for Kashmir.

`CBI statement on black money made on SC report`

Govt said that CBI chief A P Singh`s statement on black money stashed abroad was based on the report of the SC-appointed committee on black money.

CBI chief meets CVC on 2G spectrum probe

CBI Director AP Singh met CVC Kumar to discuss further probe in the 2G spectrum allocation scam as instructed
by the SC in its recent order.

Land scam: CBI chief exempted from appearance

The Delhi High Court today stayed
an order of a lower court asking the CBI director to
personally appear before it for land scam case.

Don`t tamper with CVC, CBI: Lokpal panel told

CVC Pradeep Kumar and CBI Director A P Singh opposed any tampering with their organisations as suggested by the Anna
Hazare-team.

2G scam: CBI chief to appear before PAC

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 chief asked to appear before PAC

CBI Director AP Singh has been asked to appear before Parliament`s Public Accounts Committee next week to give evidence in connection with the controversial allocation of 2G spectrum.

CBI chief called to GOM on Bhopal to discuss fresh probe

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.

Consider non-IPS as CBI chief; reduce deputation: Par Panel

Indian Police Service (IPS)
officers should not have a monopoly over the post of the CBI
Director and the role of IPS officers on deputation should be
reduced, a Parliamentary panel has said.