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Plea challenging appointment of Rakesh Asthana as Delhi Police Commissioner dismissed

The Centre, in its affidavit, had said that Asthana's appointment and the extension of his service tenure was done in public interest

12 Oct 2021 12:31 PM

Former CBI Director Rakesh Asthana takes charges as Delhi Police Commissioner

Asthana's appointment came just days before his superannuation on July 31

28 Jul 2021 2:47 PM

Court raps CBI, asks why no lie test on Asthana

The court asked the CBI whether there was any telephonic conversation recording of Asthana, which the agency denied.

20 Feb 2020 2:34 AM

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

Ex-CBI chief Alok Verma dismisses reports that he wrote to Prez alleging 'political witch-hunt'

Verma did not join the position following which the Home Ministry initiated disciplinary proceedings against him.

04 Oct 2019 1:34 PM


CBI vs CBI: Asthana all set to get clean chit, say sources

The CBI investigating officer (IO) has prepared a report absolving all charges against Asthana in the case and submitted to his seniors.

04 Oct 2019 11:07 AM

Rakesh Asthana given additional charge of Narcotics Control Bureau for six months

The appointment is for a period of 6 months, the ACC said.

01 Aug 2019 8:25 AM

CBI officer probing Rakesh Asthana case removed

On July 5, they had removed CBI additional director M. Nageswar Rao and posted him as director-general fire services, civil services and home guard.

11 Jul 2019 6:49 AM

Delhi HC grants CBI 4 months to finish probe on Asthana

The CBI had sought more time to complete its probe in the case so as to conduct the probe in a free, fair and transparent manner.

01 Jun 2019 1:41 AM

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

On January 11, the court had granted 10 weeks to the probe agency to complete its investigation.

31 May 2019 11:52 AM


Delhi HC reserves order on CBI's plea seeking extension to complete Asthana probe

The investigating agency had sought further six months time to conclude the probe.

22 May 2019 2:52 PM

Delhi HC defers CBI's plea seeking 6 months extension to probe Asthana

While adjourning the matter for April 4, Justice Gupta said that the respondents may file a reply against the application moved by CBI.

28 Mar 2019 12:55 PM

CBI seeks more time from HC to complete investigation involving Asthana, others

It has filed the application for time extension on the expiry of 10 weeks it was granted by the high court on January 11.

27 Mar 2019 2:34 PM

NSA Doval, Asthana's phones not intercepted: CBI tells Delhi HC

CBI further submitted that the agency never put any telephone number under surveillance illegally.

26 Mar 2019 5:41 PM

Rakesh Asthana threats to make my life hell: Christian Michel alleges in Court

I don't understand what crime I have committed to be put along with the terrorists and those who have killed several people," he said.

12 Mar 2019 8:44 PM


Rakesh Asthana among 3 IPS officers to get top pay scale

Civil Aviation Security chief Rakesh Asthana, hogged the headlines due to his bitter fight with former CBI chief Alok Verma.

11 Mar 2019 10:56 AM

PM Modi-led panel likely to appoint new CBI Director today

Names of 80 IPS officers were discussed by the committee on that day, although it remained inconclusive on a successor to Alok Verma.

01 Feb 2019 3:27 PM

SC dismisses PIL against appointment of Rakesh Asthana as DG civil aviation security

Bench headed by Ranjan Gogoi refused to entertain plea filed by lawyer M L Sharma challenging Asthana's appointment in BCAS.

31 Jan 2019 11:45 AM

CBI stint of Rakesh Asthana, three other curtailed

Verma and Asthana had levelled allegations of corruption against each other.

18 Jan 2019 6:25 AM

CBI number 2 Rakesh Asthana's tenure curtailed with immediate effect

The tenures of Joint Director Arun Kumar Sharma, DIG Manish Kumar Sinha and SP Jayant J Naiknavare have also been curtailed.

17 Jan 2019 8:14 PM