With the Attorney General throwing a spanner in its works, CBI will soon approach the government seeking sanction for prosecution against four Intelligence Bureau officials, including its former Special Director Rajinder Kumar, in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case.
Ending uncertainty over the procedure to notify the disqualification of convicted MPs Lalu Prasad and Jagdish Sharma, the Attorney General has told the Lok Sabha secretariat to immediately issue the notification declaring the seats vacant.
Days after hoax calls to Attorney General G E Vahanvati by a person posing as Congress chief Sonia Gandhi sent security agencies into a tizzy, police today said a music company had received threatening calls from someone claiming to be the prime minister.
Government on Monday sought to downplay the political storm created by Additional Solicitor General Harin Raval`s letter accusing Attorney General G E Vahanvati of trying to interfere in CBI`s probe report on coal scam.
BJP has sought filing of FIR against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the alleged coal block allocations, prompting the government to conduct an exercise to ascertain how he could be safeguarded from any legal wrangling.
An NGO on Thursday moved the Supreme
Court seeking CBI probe against Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal
and Attorney General G E Vahanvati for allegedly favouring
Reliance Infocom on the penalty over 2G licences.
Army Chief Gen V K Singh may have
to retire in June next year as Attorney General G E
Vahanvati is understood to have firmly said that his plea
for treating his date of birth as May 10, 1951 cannot be