Ranjit Sinha

  • SC judgement on probe of senior bureaucrats historic, says CBI May 6, 2014

    Welcoming the apex court's judgement, CBI director Ranjit Sinha said, "We concede that now a very heavy responsibility has been cast upon us to ensure that no innocent civil servant is harassed. There are a number of cases which are pending investigation, now the investigation of those cases will be...
  • Centre violated rules in appointing CBI official: SC lawyer February 11, 2014

    Supreme Court lawyer KK venugopal said that recent controversy over appointment of Additional Director of CBI has started because government is loath to give up its appointment power. Law clearly says CVC after consulting director will recommend name, central government after receiving the name, should issue appointment order for the...
  • FTP: Agenda for Change: Is CBI Director product of a patriarchal mindset? November 13, 2013

    Faced with stinging criticism, outrage and demands to step down, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Wednesday expressed regret and apologised for his "enjoy rape if you can't prevent it" comment. ...
  • Ranjit Sinha's foot-in-mouth moment, compares betting with rape November 13, 2013

    The Central Bureau of Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha had a foot-in-mouth moment during the agency's golden jubilee celebrations as he compared betting with rape. He said, "What is the harm if we legalise betting, above all do we have enforcement agencies? It is very easy to say its like if...
  • Watch: CBI chief Ranjit Sinha evades question on Coalgate October 18, 2013

    CBI chief Ranjit Sinha on Wednesday evaded media's question on Friday in the coal block allocations scam. India Inc and the government have criticised the CBI for naming Kuamr Mangalam Birla as an accused in its 14th FIR in coal scam. ...
  • Are SC observations a signal for government to fix accountability on coalgate? May 8, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) not to share details of its investigations into the coal scam with anybody. The apex court said that the CBI Director will be held directly responsible for it. ...
  • Coalgate: Have SC observations embarrassed the government? May 8, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) not to share details of its investigations into the coal scam with anybody. The apex court said that the CBI Director will be held directly responsible for it. ...
  • Coal scam probe: File affidavit on steps to make CBI autonomous, SC tells govt May 8, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) not to share details of its investigations into the coal scam with anybody. The apex court said that the CBI Director will be held directly responsible for it. ...
  • Coal scam: Clamour for PM's resignation grows after CBI's 2nd affidavit May 6, 2013

    The CBI on Monday in its second affidavit to the Supreme Court accepted that certain changes were made in its draft status report on the coal probe by the Union Law Minister, the Attorney General and senior bureaucrats. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Coal scam and beyond May 5, 2013

    The SC on April 30 tore into the UPA government and the Central Bureau of Investigation demanding answers on the government's alleged interference in the CBI coal allocations probe. ...
  • News 360: India requests Pak to move Sarabjit to a third country May 1, 2013

    As Sarabjit Singh's condition continues to be serious, the Indian government on Wednesday made an official request to have him moved to a third country for further treatment. ...
  • CBI isn't independent, coal scam report wasn't shared with any outsider: CBI director April 30, 2013

    CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Tuesday said that the agency was not embarrassed over the SC ire and said it will provide all the information sought by the apex court. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 11, 2013

    CBI finds its own prosecutor AK Singh colluding with one of the accused in 2G case. UP government denies lapse on its part in Allahabad railway station stampede. ...
  • 2G collusion: What this means for the case February 12, 2013

    The CBI has registered a Preliminary Enquiry report, which names the lead 2G prosecutor AK Singh and Unitech MD Sanjay Chandra. ...
  • Action against Jethmalani is an internal matter of BJP: Rashid Alvi November 25, 2012

    The BJP on Sunday suspended senior leader and Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani from the party using power vested under Article 25 of BJP's constitution. ...
  • News 360: War of words over the 2G CAG report November 23, 2012

    The BJP has written to the Prime Minister questioning the appointment of the new CBI Director Ranjit Sinha. ...
  • All Indian installations and staff are safe: ITBP DG April 15, 2012

    The sources said that the government is closely watching the situation after the explosions rocked different areas in Kabul. ...
  • One of our battalion headquarter is affected: Sinha September 20, 2011

    Ranjit Sinha DG, ITBP said that they have brought more than 400 earthquake victims to their relief camps. ...
  • 200 people brought to ITBP relief camps: Sinha September 18, 2011

    DG ITBP Ranjit Sinha said that two battalions have been brought to Sikkim for relief work. ...