Govt to constitute experts panel on prosecution sanction

The Central Vigilance Commission has decided to constitute a committee of experts to review pending cases referred to it by CBI for sanction of prosecution against corrupt government officials.

Lok Sabha refers bill to amend Lokpal Act to Standing Committee

Lok Sabha on Monday referred to Parliament's Standing Commmittee a bill seeking to amend Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act to include leader of the largest opposition party in the House in a panel to select chairperson and members of the anti-corruption body.

Majithia should quit for fair probe in drug racket in Punjab: AAP

Alleging that the Enforcement Directorate was stopped from examining Punjab's Finance Minister Bikramjit Singh Majithia, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday demanded his resignation to ensure fair probe in the multi-crore drug racket in the state.

Ex-Army chief VK Singh blamed for Mumbai's Adarsh housing row

Members of scam-hit Adarsh Housing Society on Saturday accused former Army chief VK Singh of being responsible for the controversy surrounding the highrise that stirred a political storm in Maharashtra and claimed there was no illegality in construction of the building here.

CBI helped some Ishrat case cops get bail: DG Vanzara

Suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara, who is in jail in connection with the alleged fake encounter killing of Ishrat Jahan and others on Friday alleged in a special court that some police officers who are accused in the case got bail because they were tutored by CBI in giving statements.

Saradha scam: CBI to move higher court for Madan Mitra's voice sample testing

The Special Crime branch of CBI probing the Saradha scam has decided to move a higher court to appeal against Alipur ACJM's order rejecting voice sample testing of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra who was arrested by the agency.

Adarsh case: Ashok Chavan moves HC against single judge's order

A month after the Bombay High Court rejected CBI's plea to remove former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's name from the accused named in the first information report of Adarsh Housing Society case, he has moved the court seeking reversal of the order.

Odisha chitfund scam: CBI arrests DSP Pramod Panda

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Pramod Panda for allegedly deriving undue financial benefits from Artha Tatwa Group in the multi-crore chitfund scam in the state.  

Accused in quid-pro-quo cases against Jagan appear in court

In response to court summons, Ongole MP YV Subba Reddy, IAS officer SN Mohanty and other accused in the quid-pro-quo investment cases involving the YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy appeared before the special CBI court here on Friday.

Accused in quid-pro-quo cases against Jagan appear in court

In response to court summons, Ongole MP YV Subba Reddy, IAS officer SN Mohanty and other accused in the quid-pro-quo investment cases involving the YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy appeared before the special CBI court here on Friday.

CBI functioning as a 'department of PMO': Mamata Banerjee

Pulling no punches in her attack against BJP for allegedly pursuing "political vendetta" against TMC, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday charged that Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was being used as a "political tool" by the NDA government and was functioning as "a department of the PMO".

Ask CBI to probe chit fund companies, Tripura to PM Modi

Tripura has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the CBI to probe the activities of chit fund companies and unauthorised collection of funds in the northeastern state, a minister said here on Wednesday.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Accused seek transfer of case

A Delhi court on Tuesday sought CBI's response on a plea of two of the accused, who along with Congress leader Sajjan Kumar are facing trial in a 30-year-old anti-Sikh riots case, seeking transfer of the case.

Madan Mitra to remain in CBI custody till December 19, orders Alipore Court

The Alipore Court on Tuesday stated that Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra, who had earlier this week been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Saradha chit-fund scam, will remain in police custody for a further three days.

CBI takes ponzi scheme company's ex-MD on remand in Odisha

CBI on Monday took Durga Prasad Mishra, former managing director of ponzi scheme company Micro Finance Ltd (MFL), on a six-day remand.

Rajya Sabha disrupted over conversion issue

The Rajya Sabha was disrupted on Monday as the opposition refused to allow any business in the house without taking up a discussion on conversion issue.

Saradha scam: Madan Mitra alleges political conspiracy behind arrest

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) yesterday in connection with the Saradha chit-fund scam, alleged on Saturday that he was the victim of a political conspiracy.

Best officers chosen to probe Saradha scam: CBI chief

Newly-appointed CBI Director Anil Kumar Sinha on Saturday said the agency has deputed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) and the best officers from across India to probe the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam.

Never worked under political pressure: New CBI chief

Newly-appointed CBI chief Anil Kumar Sinha said on Saturday he has never worked under political pressure throughout his career.

Saradha scam: TMC leader Madan Mitra sent to CBI custody, says his arrest order came from Delhi
Saradha scam: TMC leader Madan Mitra sent to CBI custody, says his arrest order came from Delhi

Trinamool Congress minister Madan Mitra was produced in court on Saturday, a day after the CBI arrested him in the multi-crore Saradha scam.​