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Jul 27, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

HC grants 4 more months time to CBI to complete probe in Asthana bribery case

Justice Mukta Gupta allowed the CBI's plea seeking extension of time to complete its investigation in the case lodged against Asthana, DSP Devender Kumar and middleman Manoj Prasad.

May 31, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Rakesh Asthana warned he'll make my life hell: Christian Michel tells Delhi court

The alleged middleman in AgustaWestland chopper scam case has said he is in a cell which is next to that of Chotta Rajan. "What crime I have committed to be put along with those who have killed several people?"

Mar 12, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

CBI DSP AK Bassi moves SC against his transfer order to Port Blair

Bassi, who was the investigating officer in the corruption case against Asthana, said he is being "victimised by the present interim CBI Director - M Nageswara Rao

Jan 21, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Transferred from CBI, graft-accused Rakesh Asthana made aviation security chief

Rakesh Asthana's tenure as CBI Special Director was curtailed with immediate effect on Thursday. 

Jan 18, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Deshhit: Government curtails Rakesh Asthana's tenure in CBI with immediate effect

The tenure of CBI's Special Director Rakesh Asthana, who was sent on forced leave by the government, has been curtailed with immediate effect, according to an official order issued Thursday. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 17, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Government curtails tenures of Rakesh Asthana, 3 other officers in CBI with immediate effect

The tenures of three more officers -- Joint Director Arun Kumar Sharma, Deputy Inspector General Manish Kumar Sinha and Superintendent of Police Jayant J Naiknavare -- have also been curtailed.

Jan 17, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

Breaking News: Delhi HC refuses to quash FIR against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana

Delhi HC today refused to quash FIR against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana in bribery case. The CBI has been asked to complete probe in 10 weeks.

Jan 11, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Delhi High Court dismisses CBI special director Rakesh Asthana’s plea seeking quashing of FIR against him

CBI special director Rakesh Asthana had sought quashing of FIR filed against him.

Jan 11, 2019, 15:01 PM IST

Breaking News: Alok Verma's reaction after being terminated as CBI chief

Here's the first reaction of Alok Verma after being terminated as CBI chief. Listen in!

Jan 11, 2019, 09:34 AM IST

Morning Breaking: CBI Director Alok Verma removed by PM Modi-Led Selection Panel

The high-powered selection committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed him from the post over charges of corruption and dereliction of duty in a 2-1 decision

Jan 11, 2019, 09:12 AM IST

CBI vs CBI: Delhi HC to pronounce verdict on Rakesh Asthana's plea in bribery case

Asthana and Devendra Kumar have sought the quashing of FIR in a bribery case. 

Jan 11, 2019, 08:20 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Delhi HC to pronounce verdict on Rakesh Asthana plea today

The Delhi High Court on Friday will pronounce its verdict on a petition filed by CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana challenging the FIR registered against him on October 15.

Jan 11, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

Morning Breaking: CVC Report raises serious allegations on Alok Verma

The high-powered selection committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed him from the post over charges of corruption and dereliction of duty in a 2-1 decision

Jan 11, 2019, 08:04 AM IST

News 50: CBI Director Alok Verma removed by PM Modi-Led Selection Panel

The high-powered selection committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed him from the post over charges of corruption and dereliction of duty in a 2-1 decision

Jan 11, 2019, 06:50 AM IST

Transferred on basis of false, unsubstantiated and frivolous allegations: Alok Verma

The high-powered committee headed by PM Modi removed Verma from the post on charges of corruption and dereliction of duty.

Jan 11, 2019, 06:19 AM IST

CBI vs CBI timeline: The rollercoaster ride of Alok Verma

A selection panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed Alok Verma as CBI director days after Supreme Court had reinstated him.

Jan 10, 2019, 20:48 PM IST

Alok Verma sacked as CBI Director following PM Modi-led panel meet

Verma was appointed as the DG of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards.

Jan 10, 2019, 19:34 PM IST

CBI DIG MK Sinha, who probed Rakesh Asthana, recuses himself from investigation

In a fresh reshuffle ordered by CBI Director Alok Verma who resumed duty Wednesday after 77 days-long forced leave, Sinha was given charge of banking, securities and frauds cell, and AC-III unit.

Jan 10, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

Justice AK Sikri on PM-led panel to decide fate of CBI Director Alok Verma after CJI Ranjan Gogoi recuses himself

Justice Sikri will have a huge role to play in the final decision as Kharge had vehemently opposed the Centre when Verma was sent on leave in October 2018.

Jan 09, 2019, 14:07 PM IST