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Interim CBI chief Nageswara Rao apologises to SC for transferring officer probing Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case without approval
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Interim CBI chief Nageswara Rao apologises to SC for transferring officer probing Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case without approval

Last week on Thursday, Supreme Court sought personal appearance on 12 February of former interim CBI director M Nageswara Rao and one other official, in-charge of Director Prosecution, associated in the transfer of central investigative agency officer AK Sharma.

M Nageshwar Rao offers apology to SC for transferring CBI officer probing Muzaffarpur shelter home case
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M Nageshwar Rao offers apology to SC for transferring CBI officer probing Muzaffarpur shelter home case

M Nageshwar Rao Monday admitted that as interim chief of the CBI he committed "mistake" in transferring former joint director AK Sharma and apologised to the Supreme Court, saying he had no intention to circumvent its orders

West Bengal government will not accept any funds from the Centre, says Mamata Banerjee; calls Interim Budget a ‘farce’
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West Bengal government will not accept any funds from the Centre, says Mamata Banerjee; calls Interim Budget a ‘farce’

Continuing with her dharna against the BJP-led central government, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said her government will not accept money from the Centre

Plea on Nageswara Rao's appointment: CJI Ranjan Gogoi recuses himself from hearing, says he is on panel to pick new CBI chief
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Plea on Nageswara Rao's appointment: CJI Ranjan Gogoi recuses himself from hearing, says he is on panel to pick new CBI chief

The petition challenging Rao's appointment, filed by NGO Common Cause and RTI activist Anjali Bhardwaj, has sought laying down of specific mechanisms to ensure transparency in the process of appointment of CBI director.

Amid CBI row, former CJI RM Lodha says agency should be insulated from political executive
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Amid CBI row, former CJI RM Lodha says agency should be insulated from political executive

Amid the ongoing dispute in the CBI, former Chief Justice of India RM Lodha on Saturday said that the agency should be insulated from political executive.

CBI turmoil shows no signs of abating: Alok Verma submits resignation, Delhi HC denies relief to Rakesh Asthana
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CBI turmoil shows no signs of abating: Alok Verma submits resignation, Delhi HC denies relief to Rakesh Asthana

Alok Verma asked the government to treat him "deemed superannuated" with immediate effect, while the Delhi HC denied relief to CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana.

CBI vs CBI LIVE updates: BJP destroying institutions like CBI and RBI for political gain, says Mamata Banerjee
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CBI vs CBI LIVE updates: BJP destroying institutions like CBI and RBI for political gain, says Mamata Banerjee

CBI vs CBI LIVE updates: "The CBI has been repeatedly misused by the BJP, which is trying to use the probe agency for political gains and turn it into 'His Master's Voice'," Mamata Banerjee said, referring to the fiasco surrounding Alok Verma.

CBI row: SC grants police protection to Satish Sana; complainant in bribery case against Rakesh Asthana had alleged threat to life
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CBI row: SC grants police protection to Satish Sana; complainant in bribery case against Rakesh Asthana had alleged threat to life

The CBI is investigating Sana in the money laundering case involving meat exporter Moin Qureshi. In a statement to the agency, he had alleged that Rakesh Asthana had taken a bribe of Rs 2 crore from him.

AK Bassi moves Supreme Court against his transfer orders: CBI officer was investigating corruption charges against Rakesh Asthana
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AK Bassi moves Supreme Court against his transfer orders: CBI officer was investigating corruption charges against Rakesh Asthana

In a fresh twist in the CBI versus CBI face-off, AK Bassi the man leading the CBI investigations corruption charges against CBI special director Rakesh Asthana, AK Bassi has moved Supreme Court against his transfer orders.

CBI row: Satish Sana, who accused Rakesh Asthana of bribery, approaches Supreme Court, seeks interim protection
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CBI row: Satish Sana, who accused Rakesh Asthana of bribery, approaches Supreme Court, seeks interim protection

In a statement to the CBI, Satish Sana had alleged that Special Director Rakesh Asthana had taken a bribe of Rs 2 crore from him in the Moin Quereshi case.

Rahul Gandhi leads Opposition protest to CBI HQ against sidelining of Alok Verma; courts arrest briefly
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Rahul Gandhi leads Opposition protest to CBI HQ against sidelining of Alok Verma; courts arrest briefly

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday hit the streets in the capital along with leaders of his party and its allies on the Rafale issue demanding "reinstatement" of CBI Director Alok Verma and courted arrest after dubbing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "chor" (thief).

SC hearing on CBI's Alok Verma petition updates: Govt can't imprison truth, protests exposed PM, says Rahul Gandhi
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SC hearing on CBI's Alok Verma petition updates: Govt can't imprison truth, protests exposed PM, says Rahul Gandhi

Supreme Court hearing in CBI Director Alok Verma's petition LIVE updates: Rahul Gandhi was released from the Lodhi Colony Police Station soon after his detention. Coming out of the station, Congress chief said that the prime minister cannot flee from the truth. Prime Minister Narendra Modi panicked and the current CBI unrest is due to that, Rahul told reporters outside the police station.

CBI says Alok Verma to remain Director, Rakesh Asthana to continue as Special Director; Nageshwar Rao given only interim charge
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CBI says Alok Verma to remain Director, Rakesh Asthana to continue as Special Director; Nageshwar Rao given only interim charge

The CBI spokesperson's response came after he was asked about the present status of Alok Verma and Rakesh Asthana in the agency.

CBI says Alok Verma not investigating Rafale, calls reports of him being sent on leave for doing so 'false and manufactured'
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CBI says Alok Verma not investigating Rafale, calls reports of him being sent on leave for doing so 'false and manufactured'

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said that Alok Verma has been divested of responsibility but not removed as the Director and his tenure has not been curtailed.

IB says no snooping outside Alok Verma's home; Congress claims BJP put CBI chief on surveillance to guard 'secrets'
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IB says no snooping outside Alok Verma's home; Congress claims BJP put CBI chief on surveillance to guard 'secrets'

After a spell of the internal fighting in CBI, the Centre divested the investigative agency's Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana from their roles and asked them to go on leave.

CBI vs CBI updates: After Alok Verma, ploy to target ED official Rajeshwar Singh, claims Subramanian Swamy
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CBI vs CBI updates: After Alok Verma, ploy to target ED official Rajeshwar Singh, claims Subramanian Swamy

CBI vs CBI Live updates: Reacting to the CBI vs CBI row, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy expressed apprehensions that the BJP government may try and protect P Chidambaram.

Four men detained for 'snooping' outside sidelined CBI chief Alok Verma's residence, say reports
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Four men detained for 'snooping' outside sidelined CBI chief Alok Verma's residence, say reports

Four unidentified men seen outside the residence of Alok Verma, the CBI director who was send on leave, have been held by his private security officers on Thursday.

CBI vs CBI mess: Centre's post-midnight moves likely spell end of Alok Verma's innings at agency
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CBI vs CBI mess: Centre's post-midnight moves likely spell end of Alok Verma's innings at agency

Verma raised eyebrows in the corridors of power after meeting dissident BJP leaders Yashwant Sinha, Arun Shourie, former AAP leader and lawyer Prashant Bhushan in his office on 8 October

CBI vs CBI: Bureau gets massive shake up; here are transfers and appointments made by new chief M Nageshwar Rao
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CBI vs CBI: Bureau gets massive shake up; here are transfers and appointments made by new chief M Nageshwar Rao

The tussle between CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana has led to a massive shake up within the investigation agency