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  • Coalgate probe: CBI Director meets Narayanasamy

    Amid a controversy over the probe into Coal block allocation, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Friday discussed various matters related to the functioning of the central investigating agency with Minister of State for Personnel V Narayanasamy. The meeting held at the Minister’s North block office assumes significance as it came close on the heels after […]

    Rail bribery scam: CBI shortlists 500 phone calls for scrutiny

    CBI has identified for closer scrutiny 500 phone calls from out of the 1,000 intercepted calls mainly among the four arrested accused in the alleged Rs 10 crore Railway bribery scandal. As the scandal put a big question mark on the future of Railway Minister P K Bansal, CBI sources said today that over 1,000 […]

    Koda surrenders, sent to 14 days judicial custody

    Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda surrendered in a Ranchi court on Friday and was sent to 14 days’ judicial custody. He was on three weeks provisional bail that ended a day before. “I was granted provisional bail to look after my ailing mother. My mother needs my support. She is unwell and hospitalised,” Koda […]

    Cyber criminals hack prepaid debit card database; Steal USD 45 million

    US prosecutors say that a gang of cyber criminals stole 45 million dollars by hacking into a database of prepaid debit cards and draining cash machines around the world . Seven people have been charged in New York over the heist, which allegedly stretched across 26 countries. An eighth suspect is thought to have been […]

    CVC seeks report from CBI over Centre’s interference in coal scam investigation

    The Central Vigilance Commission has sought a detailed report from the CBI over the Centre’s interference in its investigation into the coal blocks allocation scam. The CBI has also been asked to submit its latest status report on the case to the Commission. Official sources said in New Delhi today that CVC has taken cognizance […]

    Cobrapost expose: RBI action soon; banks start cracking whip

    Amid fresh allegations of money laundering by banks, RBI and several banks said actions are being taken against erring institutions and employees for violating prudential banking norms. The central bank has already completed investigations against banks and would take action against guilty institutions, RBI Governor D Subbarao said in Srinagar on Thursday. “We have done […]

    CBI to question Railway Minister Bansal in bribery case

    Railway Min Pawan Kumar Bansal is likely to be quizzed soon by the CBI in connection with the alleged Rs 10 crore bribery scandal involving his nephew V Singla and Railway Board member Mahesh Kumar, both of whom reportedly met at his residence. The agency on Thursday grilled the minister’s personal secretary Rahul Bhandari, a […]

    2G case: Niira Radia likely to appear in court on 28th May

    Former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia, a key prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, is likely to appear before a Delhi court on 28th May to depose in the case. The CBI on Thursday submitted before Special CBI Judge O P Saini its list of prosecution witnesses to be called for recording of their […]

    Bribery case: Rly Min’s nephew, four others remanded in JC

    Five accused, including Railway Min P K Bansal’s nephew and suspended Member (Staff) in the Railway Board, were remanded in judicial custody till 20th May by a Delhi court in connection with the Rs 10 crore railway bribery case. Bansal’s nephew Vijay Singla, Mahesh Kumar, the suspended Railway Board member, and three other accused — […]

    SC Scathingly critical over Centre’s interference in CBI probe

    The Supreme Court expressed concern over Centre’s interference in CBI probe in coal scam and other cases on Wednesday. Even as Attorney General G.E. Vahanvati defended himself before the Supreme Court on his alleged role in suggesting change to some portions of the Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) report on the coal block allocation scam, […]