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Delhi: CBI granted 2 more months time to probe charges against Rakesh Asthana

According to the application, it sought the extension as there is an issue relating to the investigation in the foreign countries.

09 Oct 2019 4:03 PM

'Genuine mistake': Prashant Bhushan admits in SC for tweets on fabricated paper

Attorney General K K Venugopal told the bench that he would like to withdraw his contempt plea filed against Bhushan.

07 Mar 2019 1:53 PM

Supreme Court notice to lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt plea by AG and Centre

The SC bench said criticising the court may lead to interference in the course of justice.

06 Feb 2019 12:31 PM

IPS Rishi Kumar Shukla appointed as new CBI Director

Shukla will head the CBI for a period of two years, the government notification said.

02 Feb 2019 5:30 PM

SC issues notice to interim CBI Director Nageshwar Rao

DSP AK Bassi had moved the apex court on January 21 to challenge his transfer.

01 Feb 2019 3:07 PM


SC asks Centre why regular CBI director hasn't been appointed

Taking account of attorney general's submissions that committee will hold meeting on Friday, apex court posted matter for hearing on Feb 6.

01 Feb 2019 12:16 PM

PM-led panel to meet on Jan 24 to decide on new CBI director

On Jan 10, the selection panel had removed Alok Verma as CBI chief on charges of corruption and dereliction of duty.

16 Jan 2019 5:18 PM

Centre should now stop misusing CBI, NIA for political vendetta: Mehbooba

This comes after the SC ruling, reinstating Alok Verma as the CBI Director.

08 Jan 2019 12:48 PM

CBI vs CBI: SC to pronounce verdict on Alok Verma's petition today

A bench headed by CJI had on Dec 6 reserved its judgement after hearing the arguments on behalf of Verma, Centre and CVC.

08 Jan 2019 8:57 AM

With Alok Kumar Verma likely to head CBI, hectic lobbying on for top job

Four major contenders emerge for post.

18 Jan 2017 3:18 AM


Kharge writes to Modi, claims selection process of CBI director 'vitiated'

The CBI Director is selected by a Selection Committee comprising Prime Minister, Chief Justice of India and Leader of Opposition.

08 Dec 2016 9:12 AM

No new CBI director, Rakesh Asthana takes charge as second-in-command

The CBI chief is selected through a collegium comprising PM, the Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha and the Chief Justice of India.

02 Dec 2016 4:31 PM