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  • Search begins for new CBI director, all eyes on Parliament's Winter session 17 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked CBI director Ranjit Sinha to recuse himself of 2G scam probe. As Sinha retires in December, the big challenge before the government is to get the Lokpal Act amended to pave the way for Sinha's successor. According to the sources, the government is considering...
  • Rameswaram: 5 fishermen pardoned by Sri Lanka return home, get heroes welcome 17 hours 51 minutes ago

    Chennai: Three years after five fishermen from Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lanka and charged with allegedly smuggling drugs into the country, they atlast returned home. The five men from Rameswaram received a hero's welcome. Sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court in October, the...
  • N Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president Yesterday

    "I voluntarily stepped aside as the BCCI chief pending inquiry by the Mudgal panel. Now that nothing has been found against me, allow me to be reinstated as the BCCI president," he said. ...
  • SC issues notice to Central government on banning German in Kendriya Vidyalayas Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Central government on the question of dropping German as a language in Kendriya Vidyalayas. Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani said that she is not aware of any Supreme Court notice. She further justified government's order on German and...
  • After SC relieving Ranjit Sinha in 2G probe, demand for the controversial CBI chief's removal grows Yesterday

    New Delhi: Ranjit Sinha who is the most controversial chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in recent times is retiring on December 3. However, amid growing criticism, the demand for his removal is growing louder. Removal of the CBI director though, is not an easy task. After the...
  • 2G case: Government to order probe against CBI chief Ranjit Sinha soon Yesterday

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Ranjit Sinha, the Union government is likely to order a probe against him in the 2G scam soon. According to sources, a show cause seeking explanation regarding his conduct is likely to be issues soon. With just 12...
  • Ghaziabad: Magistrate issues summons to SSP Yesterday

    Ghaziabad: A city court on Friday reprimanded police officials of Kavinagar police station here over the arrest of a couple and summoned the SSP. The order was issued by city magistrate Kapil Singh when policemen presented before him the couple Aakash Yadav and Shailaja whom they had arrested for breach of...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • SC removes CBI Director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case trial 2 days ago

    In a huge blow to Central Bureau of Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha in the 2G scam case, the Supreme Court has told him to stay away from the trial. The apex court has said that prima facie it appears that there is credibility in the allegations leveled against Sinha. The...
  • Swedish appeal court upholds Assange detention order 2 days ago

    Stockholm: A Swedish appeals court rejected on Thursday an appeal by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to revoke a detention order over allegations of sexual assault, but called on prosecutors to make more effort to question him. The 43-year old Australian has been stuck inside Ecuador's London embassy since June 2012 to...
  • SC telecom verdict means CBI credibility 'busted': TMC 2 days ago

    Kolkata: With the Supreme Court removing CBI director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case on Thursday, the Trinamool Congress said that the credibility of the CBI had been "busted irreparably". "If the captain of the organisation is indicted, then the whole organisation gets a bad...
  • Will abide by Supreme Court order in 2G scam, says CBI Director Ranjit Sinha 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Beleaguered CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Thursday said that he will abide by the Supreme Court order directing him to recuse from the 2G telecom scam probe and denied having named any officer as mole before the apex court. Sinha, who had to face Supreme Court's ire on...
  • As a man of honour Ranjit Sinha should step down: Soli Sorabjee 2 days ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: SC kicks CBI Director Ranjit Sinha out of 2G scam probe 2 days ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha were...
  • Huge blow to CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, SC kicks him out of 2G scam probe 2 days ago

    New Delhi: In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha...
  • 2G scam: Scathing criticism of CBI Director, Joint Director by Supreme Court 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has pulled up the CBI Joint Director Ashok Tiwari when he defended CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on allegations against 2G case. It took exception to CBI officers being present inside the court room and directed them to "do their duty" in office. "You are not...
  • Court asks CBI to further probe a coal scam case 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A Special Court on Thursday directed the CBI to further investigate an alleged scam in coal block allocation, involving Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda and others, in which the agency had filed a closure report. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar asked the CBI to file a progress report of...
  • Watch: Inside 'godman' Rampal's ashram 2 days ago

    CNN-IBN visits controversial 'godman' Rampal's ashram in Hisar, Haryana where the stand-off between his supporters and security personnel ended with his arrest on Wednesday night. ...
  • Haryana: 'Godman' Rampal put behind bars, to be produced in court again 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: In more trouble for 'godman' Rampal, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday cancelled the bail granted to him in the 2006 murder case. As Rampal was being escorted out of the court by police he refuted all the charges leveled against him. "All allegations against me are...
  • Self-styled 'godman' Rampal arrested after high drama, to be produced in court today 2 days ago

    Hisar: Self-proclaimed 'godman' Rampal, who was arrested by the Haryana Police after three days of high drama at his ashram, will be produced in Hisar court on Thursday. "The controversial 63-year-old godman will be produced in a Hisar court," Superintendent of Police Panipat Satish Balan told reporters after his arrest...
  • Pakistani family sentenced to death over 'honour killing' outside court 3 days ago

    Lahore: Four relatives of a pregnant woman who bludgeoned her to death outside one of Pakistan's top courts were sentenced to death on Wednesday for the crime, their defence lawyer said. The 25-year-old's family attacked her because they objected to her marriage. Farzana Iqbal's murder in May this year briefly focused...
  • Godman culture on the rise: Is blind faith to blame? 3 days ago

    Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. CNN-IBN takes call from across the country and asks whether the blind faith is to blame. ...
  • MHA to send paramilitary forces to Hisar, attempts to arrest 'godman' Rampal in vain 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday evening decided to send in paramilitary forces tackle the poor law and order condition in Hisar following clashes between self-styled godman Rampal's supporters and the police. "The Central government is sending about 500 paramilitary personnel to Haryana to deal with...
  • Central agencies warned Haryana government of a possible law and order situation in Hisar: sources 3 days ago

    New Delhi/Hisar: Central intelligence agencies had inputs of a possible law and order situation in Hisar and the same had been passed on to the Haryana government, say sources. It is also being said that the Central government is unhappy with the way the state government has handled the matter. Meanwhile,...
  • Hisar: Water, power supply has been stopped to self-styled godman Rampal's ashram, says police 3 days ago

    Hisar tense a day after clashes between police and Rampal supporters took place. Thousand of Rampal supporters left Rampal's ashram voluntarily. "Water, power supply has been stopped to the ashram," said the police. ...
  • Bombay HC rejects CBI plea to drop Ashok Chavan's name as accused in Adarsh scam 3 days ago

    Mumbai: In a big blow to former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan, the Bombay High Court has rejected the plea of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to drop his name as an accused in the multi-crore Adarsh housing scam. The CBI special court had earlier rejected the agency's plea to...
  • Six dead in Rampal's ashram in Hisar, not even a single one hurt by police bullets, says Haryana DGP 3 days ago

    Hisar: Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. However, the police has said that there are no marks of injuries on their bodies and claimed that "not even a single person has been injured...
  • After Vodafone, IT department loses Rs 18,000 crore transfer pricing case against Shell 3 days ago

    Mumbai: On the heels of it losing a similar case against telecom major Vodafone, the IT department lost its Rs 18,000-crore transfer pricing cases against oil major Shell India at the Bombay High Court, which quashed the department's tax order. The tax sleuth had added Rs 15,000 crore and Rs...
  • Hisar: Several Rampal supporters leave ashram overnight as police cuts off water, power supply 3 days ago

    Hisar: The situation in Hisar continues to remain tense as self-styled godman Rampal refuses to comply with Haryana and Punjab High Court and police orders to surrender. Large number of Rampal supporters came out of the ashram in the intervening night of Wednesday and were sent to Hisar in busses and...
  • Tamil Nadu government to move SC over Karnataka's Mekedatu project: Panneerselvam 4 days ago

    Chennai: Terming Mullaperiyar dam dispute with Kerala a "settled issue", Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday said it would approach the Supreme Court to seek stalling of Karnataka government's attempt to construct two dams near Mekedatu across the Cauvery river. Responding to DMK president M Karunanidhi demand for convening an Assembly session...