CD Controversy

  • Cong releases CD that claims Chhattisgarh CM took Rs 1 cr bribe 20-07-2013 07:20 PM

    Raipur: The Congress in Chhattisgarh has released a CD that alleges that state Chief Minister Raman Singh took Rs 1 crore as bribe from a co-operative bank manager to bail him out in a corruption case. Rs 24 crore were allegedly siphoned by manipulating the bank's accounts. The CD allegedly...
  • Abhishek Singhvi back as Congress spokesperson 02-11-2012 04:18 PM

    New Delhi: Congress Rajya Sabha MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi is back on the party's panel of spokesperson. Singhvi had quit as the chairperson of Parliament Standing Committee on Law and Justice and as the Congress spokesperson following a CD controversy in April. After the CD allegedly featuring Singhvi surfaced, the...
  • Abhishek Singhvi CD controversy: Is social media above the law of the land?

    Abhishek Singhvi CD controversy: Tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, is social media above the law...
  • Court to pronounce order on Bhushan CD case 12-12-2011 03:56 AM

    New Delhi: After the Delhi Police submitted a closure report saying that the CD showing conversation between Amar Singh, Shanti Bhushan and Mulayam Singh Yadav were genuine, Tis Hazari court on Monday is all set to pronounce its order on whether the report can be accepted or not. If the...
  • CD row: Police rejects Bhushan's charge on PMO 06-12-2011 05:46 PM

    New Delhi: Rebutting allegations levelled by Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan, Delhi Police on Tuesday said the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) or the Home Ministry have not shown any interest in denying him forensic reports on controversial CD purportedly featuring his father Shanti Bhushan. "It is totally false and baseless...
  • Amar Singh not to take action if media airs CD 15-05-2011 02:04 PM

    Azamgarh: Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh has said he would not initiate action against news channels if contents of the controversial CDs allegedly containing his telephonic conversations are aired by them. "The said CD is unauthorised and even the government has accepted the fact. Under such circumstances if the...
  • SC gag on Amar Singh tapes lifted 11-05-2011 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: Supreme Court lifted its gag order on media on publishing taped conversations of Amar Singh on Wednesday. Amar Singh may proceed against the telecom operator for illegally tapping his phone, the Apex court says. There has been suppression of facts by Amar Singh in the case, SC says....
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Bhushan CD controversy 25-04-2011 10:22 AM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Amar Singh exclusive interview over Bhushan CD controversy. ...
  • Land, CD row just to malign Bhushans: Agnivesh 25-04-2011 09:22 AM

    Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate. How do Anna Hazare's closest supporters view the controversy surrounding the Bhushans? That's the key issue I should discuss today with Swami Agnivesh. Karan Thapar:Swami Agnivesh, let me start with a simple question. Are the Bhushans, the Achilles heel, the weak link in the...
  • Probe Bhushans after June 30: Swami Agnivesh 24-04-2011 07:48 AM

    Social Activist Swami Agnivesh, who is closely associated with the civil society members on the Lokpal Bill drafting committee has said that there was no problem in carrying out a probe into allegations made against the Bhushans, but the allegations should not be linked with their work on the committee....
  • How opinions of two labs differ on Bhushan CD 22-04-2011 08:12 AM

    Hyderabad: Two hi-tech labs have delivered diametrically opposing results on the Shanti Bhushan CD, even as the CD remains at the heart of the controversy. KPC Gandhi is a retired inspector general from Andhra Police. He's also the Chairman of Truth Labs, a private forensic laboratory that insists the Shanti...
  • Digvijaya's attack puts Lokpal panel on backfoot 22-04-2011 07:37 AM

    New Delhi: The battle continues to rage between the political class and the activists over continuation of Shanti Bhushan in the Jan Lokpal Draft Committee, with senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh leading the charge from the front. "Shanti bhushan got his own CD examined by his personal friend to give...
  • Have Bhushans lost moral righ to be on Lokpal Panel? 21-04-2011 10:34 PM

    On Talking Point, CNN-IBN asks, 'Have the Bhushans lost the moral right to continue on the Lokpal Panel?' ...
  • Bhushan CD row: activists take on politicos 21-04-2011 01:02 PM

    New Delhi: The Shanti Bhushan-Mulayam Singh Yadav-Amar Singh CD controversy has pitted the social activists against the politicians with both sides trading charges on the issue. While a Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) report submitted to Delhi Police reportedly says that the CD has not been tampered with, a private...
  • Shanti Bhushan CD not doctored: police sources 21-04-2011 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: In a new twist to the CD controversy involving Lokpal panel co-chairman Shanti Bhushan, the Delhi Police sources have said that the CD has not been tampered with. The CD was studied by the government-owned Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL). The CFSL report suggests that there is a...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-04-2011 11:10 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Amar Singh 20-04-2011 11:02 PM

    Rajdeep Sardesai spoke to Amar Singh over the CD controversy involving Shanti Bhushan and Mulayan Singh Yadav. ...
  • Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal panel? 20-04-2011 10:38 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal Bill Commitee?' ...
  • I strongly support Lokpal: Sonia to Anna Hazare 20-04-2011 06:37 PM

    New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday, replied to Anna Hazare's letter over Congress supporting smear campaign politics with respect to the CD controversy involving Amar Singh, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Shanti Bhushan. In the letter, Sonia Gandhi writes, "I strongly support the institution of a Lokpal that is consistent with...
  • I don't support smear campaign: Sonia to Anna 20-04-2011 05:54 PM

    New Delhi: UPA chief Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday, replied to Anna Hazare's letter over Congress supporting smear campaign politics with respect to the CD controversy involving Amar Singh, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Shanti Bhushan. In the letter, Sonia has written that she does not support or encourage politics of smear...
  • I am not the 'papa' of the CD: Amar Singh 20-04-2011 12:51 PM

    Over the last few days the anti-corruption campaign over the Lokpal Bill has threatened to get derailed with the political class raising several questions over the father-son duo of Shanti and Prashant Bhushan, both members of the drafting committee. First, there was a controversial CD where allegedly there are conversations...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-04-2011 11:40 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-04-2011 12:17 AM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • CD controversy: Where does the truth lie? 19-04-2011 12:03 AM

    On 'Talking Point' Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'where does the truth lie in Bhushan CD controversy?' ...
  • Amar vs Bhushans CD war gets murkier 18-04-2011 10:54 PM

    Both Shanti Bhushan and Amar Singh have filed complaints against each other over the CD controversy. ...
  • Amar Singh questions Bhushans' clean image 18-04-2011 08:08 PM

    Amar Singh said, "how has the Bhushans' income risen since they started filing PILs?" ...
  • Amar doubts Bhushans' clean image 18-04-2011 07:28 PM

    New Delhi: Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Monday accused the Bhushans of corruption saying they have earned money by filing PILs. "I want to know how the income of Shanti Bhushan and Prashant Bhusan has risen drastically ever since they started filing PILs," said Singh. Amar Singh, submitted...
  • CD controversy: worried Anna writes to Sonia 18-04-2011 03:39 PM

    New Delhi: The Samajwadi Party (SP) has given Shanti Bhushan a clean chit even as Amar Singh targets the father son duo. The party said there was no conversation between Mulayam Singh and Shanti Bhushan. Meanwhile, with the Shantibhushan CD controversy casting a shadow on civil society's fight against corruption,...
  • Amar Singh denies role in alleged CD 17-04-2011 11:32 PM

    Varanasi: Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Sunday denied Prashant Bhushan's claim that he was 'prima facie involved' in the alleged CD, which purportedly contained telephonic conversation of eminent lawyer Shanti Bhushan, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and him. "Whatever Prashant Bhushan is talking about cut and paste job...