CBI

  • India does not need an anti-racism law

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Assault cases against citizens from the North East have taken center stage in the national media. Within almost a week, a youth from Arunachal Pradesh...

  • Aarushi- Hemraj Verdict later: What I know and what I don't

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    It has been almost a week since the verdict in Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. As expected public opinion is split down the middle with a...

  • Why the Aarushi Talwar case is a rape of justice

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    At the heart of the CBI's case in the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj Banjade double murder is a perverted patriarchal fantasy. The CBI and Noida police are...

  • Aarushi-Hemraj: Will we ever know?

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    May 16th, 2008: I remember the date as if it was yesterday. I was the morning reporter that day and so at around 7 am...

  • Seven shades of greed

    Delhi Musings |  Shormishtha Panja
    Yesterday evening, two news programmes jostled for the viewer's attention on television. One was about the ex-railway minister, Pawan Bansal, and how the CBI was...

  • Narendra Modi is like Batman

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Anyone who is an avid fan of the Batman Universe will understand how the modern day adaptations of the character are grounded in human complexity....

  • Rehman Malik in India: Expect the unexpected

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    As Pakistani politicians go, Rehman Malik certainly stands out. A policeman who has made it up the ranks of a feudal political system, he was...

  • Whose democracy is it anyway?

    Preeti's Space |  Preeti Singh
    Political 'tu-tu, main-main' or the blame game is omnipresent in our land of the largest democracy. Political parties seem to almost thrive in it. But...

  • Killed for nothing: CBI chargesheet in Shehla Masood murder case

    In Conversation |  Hemender Sharma
    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will file its chargesheet in the sensational Shehla Masood murder case in the special CBI court in Indore on...

  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Time to switch off the camera

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Nupur Talwar's incarceration in Dasna jail has once again become a cause celebre in the media. Today the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder has become a collection...

  • Helpless in a court of law

    Plain and Simple |  Parikshit Luthra
    A person often looks helpless and vulnerable in front of his wife or on the hospital bed and maybe even in the court room. How...

  • 'Talwar' ki Dhaar

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    A senior officer of CBI actually felt the 'dhar' of being the neighbour of the 'famous' Talwars. The officer was locked out of her house...

  • The 2G case is a morality play

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Lines from the recent 2G judgement denying bail to Kanimozhi and others are telling. "Kanimozhi belongs to the upper echelons of society and is also...

  • Can CBI connect the Jagan dots?

    Preeti's Space |  Preeti Singh
    With scams in the last few months regularly throwing up numbers of not less than a 100 crores, we as an alert audience have tuned...

  • Aarushi's case: Closure report should not be the end

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    The closure report filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the Aarushi murder case should not be the end of the matter. Its admission...