India | Sreenivasan Jain with inputs from Niha Masih and Manas Roshan | Friday November 21, 2014
The countdown to Ranjit Sinha's exit from the 2G case began when lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan filed an affidavit in court in September alleging that the CBI chief was interfering his own agency's investigation into one of the country's alpha fina...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 20, 2014
The Supreme Court has ordered Ranjit Sinha, the top man of the CBI, to remove himself from the agency's investigation into the telecom scam.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday November 20, 2014
The Supreme Court today ordered officers of India's premier investigating agency to head to work straight away instead of attending a hearing about their top boss, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Advocates Prashant Bhushan and Kamini Jaiswal are ready to face prosecution if the information given by the whistleblower in the case against CBI director Ranjit Sinha is found false, the Supreme Court was told today.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 11, 2014
JP Nadda, the new Health Minister, confronted a controversy on his first day in office as Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party raised his alleged role in corruption in India's premier AIIMS hospital.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday October 16, 2014
In a setback to CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, Special Public Prosecutor in the 2G case Anand Grover has asked the Supreme Court to recall its order asking for the identity of the whistleblower against Mr Sinha.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 22, 2014
In what could impact future cases, the Supreme Court has said it can consider recalling its own order asking lawyer activist Prashant Bhushan to reveal who gave him a list of visitors to CBI chief Ranjit Sinha's home.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today filed a fresh perjury application against lawyers Prashant Bhushan and Kamini Jaiswal and their NGO Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL) for allegedly making false statements before the Supreme ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 18, 2014
Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan today told the Supreme Court that he cannot reveal the name of the person who gave him access to details of a list of visitors to CBI chief Ranjit Sinha's home, alleging that he fears for the person's life.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
The Supreme Court today asked lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan to reveal who gave him a list of visitors to CBI Director Ranjit Sinha's home. Mr Sinha, who has been accused of compromising scam investigations by meeting some of the accused at home, c...
India | Agencies | Monday September 15, 2014
The Supreme Court will today examine the allegations levelled against CBI Director Ranjit Sinha by the Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL), a non-profit organisation and one of the PIL petitioners on whose plea 122 licences for 2G spectrum w...
India | Sreenivasan Jain | Friday September 12, 2014
CBI chief Ranjit Sinha today supplied a written defense to the Supreme Court, in response to charges that he may have compromised investigations into some of the country's biggest financial scams by meeting those accused in the scams at his residence...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday September 8, 2014
The Supreme Court will next hear the case on Monday, September 15.
India | Edited by Tasim Zahid | Friday September 5, 2014
The Prime Minister has been asked to fire CBI chief Ranjit Sinha by lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan, who has filed several cases against the CBI's top man in the Supreme Court this week.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday September 4, 2014
CBI chief Ranjit Sinha must be removed from the coal scam that his agency is investigating, lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan has said in the Supreme Court, while also requesting that a special team be assigned to investigate Mr Sina's alleged abuse o...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday September 3, 2014
CBI chief Ranjit Sinha has refuted allegations that it was inappropriate for him to meet at his house with executives from Reliance Telecom, a company the CBI has accused of criminal conspiracy in the telecom scam.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday September 2, 2014
A record of visitors at the home of the CBI chief is packed with "explosive information", the Supreme Court was told today, prompting judges to allow the list to be submitted for their review.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday August 22, 2014
The Supreme Court today told the government that it is concerned about the post of Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha remaining vacant. Judges said the position "conveys a voice different from the government's" and is therefore crucial. The C...
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday June 8, 2014
The AAP today rejected the resignation of Yogendra Yadav, hours after party chief Arvind Kejriwal reached out to him in a bid to contain the damage effected by some serious bickering by the party's seniormost leaders.
India | Reported by Anchal Vohra; Edited by Devesh Kumar | Friday June 6, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), wracked with dissensions since its disastrous debut in the Lok Sabha polls, today tried to present a picture of unity after a meeting of its top leaders.