K Ragothaman

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Ex-CBI Officer Who Investigated Rajiv Gandhi Murder Dies Of COVID

Ex-CBI officer, K Ragothaman (76) who led former PM Rajiv Gandhi's assassination investigation, died due to COVID 19 on May 12 at a private hospital in Chennai. After joining CBI as a sub-inspector in 1968, he handled many high-profile cases in his career. Awarded with President’s Medal, Ragothaman also authored the book ' Conspiracy to Kill Rajiv Gandhi' and produced a documentary ‘Human Bomb’ based on Rajiv’s assassination.

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 04:05 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: CBI, SIT, Rajiv Gandhi, Covid-19, K Ragothaman

Courtesy: Indian Express

Anil Deshmukh.

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Ex-Maharashtra Min Anil Deshmukh Booked For Money Laundering By ED

Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has been booked by the Enforcement Directorate for money laundering on the basis of the FIR filed by the CBI. Earlier, the CBI, under a "cognisable offence" argument, had accused Deshmukh of "improper and dishonest performance of their public duty". Besides allegations of corruption, Deshmukh was also accused of influencing transfer and posting of police officials by former Mumbai Police… read-more

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 01:06 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, MONEY LAUNDERING, ED, CBI, corruption

Courtesy: Times Now News

WB Governor

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Bengal Governor Approves CBI Prosecution Of TMC MLAs In Bribery Case

The request for CBI prosecution of three present and one former TMC MLAs has been approved by the West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on May 9. Reportedly, Subrata Mukherjee, Firhad Hakim, Madan Maitra and Sovan Chatterjee took bribes in 2014 when they were ministers. They were caught in the Narada sting operation. Recently, CM Mamata Banerjee had listed Mukherjee and Hakim as members of her newly-constituted Cabinet.

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 11:42 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: West Bengal, CBI, Jagdeep Dhankar, TMC MLAs

Anil Deshmukh

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Maharashtra: CBI Lodges Case Against Ex-Minister Anil Deshmukh

The CBI on April 24 booked former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh for allegedly forcing policemen to extort money from pubs and restaurants. Filing a case under the Prevention of Corruption Act, the CBI has also been conducting raids at several places in connection with the case. Earlier, the Bombay High Court, on appeal of former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh, had handed over the probe to the CBI.

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 11:35 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Bombay High Court, Anil Deshmukh, CBI, Maharashtra

Courtesy: Times Now

Ranjit Sinha

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Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha Died Due To Covid-19

Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha died in the morning on April 16. He was 68. According to reports, it is believed to be a Covid-related death. He was confirmed positive for coronavirus on April 15 in the evening. Sinha, a 1974-batch officer of the Bihar cadre was appointed CBI chief in 2012.

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 - 10:32 AM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: Ranit Sinha, Covid-19, CBI

Courtesy: The Times of India

Anil Deshmuk.

Photo: India TV

Ex-Maharashtra Min Anil Deshmukh Summoned By CBI For Questioning

Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, currently under scrutiny for corruption, has been summoned by the CBI for questioning scheduled on April 14. Deshmukh's alleged crime was highlighted after suspended former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore through extortion drill every month. Besides, suspended cop Sachin Waze also accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore as bribe in return for Waze's… read-more

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 02:44 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, Home Minister, Sachin Waze, CBI, extortion, Param bir Singh, corruption

Courtesy: The Times of India

Anil Deshmukh

Photo: The Times of India

Maharashtra: CBI To Probe Corruption Charges Against Anil Deshmukh

The Bombay High Court on April 5 ordered the CBI to investigate the corruption charges against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. The direction was issued on a PIL filed by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh who accused Deshmukh of giving collection targets to police officers. The court said the investigation may not be independent if it was given to the police as Deshmukh's position will affect the results.

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:48 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Bombay High Court, Param bir Singh, Anil Deshmukh, CBI

Representational image

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Telangana: Cops Arrest 24-Yr-Old For Posing As CBI Officer

Telangana’s Hanamkonda Police has busted an imposter, Panuganti Naveen, for posing as a CBI officer to scam people. Acting on a 2019 complaint by victim Vinod Kumar, the cops nabbed Naveen, who promised a government job to Vinod in exchange for Rs 10 lakh. He had been absconding, with his associate T Ashok, after receiving the money. Naveen's aide Ashok is still on the run.

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 02:55 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: CBI, scam, Government Jobs, Police, Telangana, Imposter, Hanamkonda

CBI Headquarter.

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Charges Dropped Against Last 3 Policemen Accused In Ishrat Jahan Case

A special CBI court on March 31 dropped charges against the last three accused policemen in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The charges were dropped after the Gujarat government did not grant permission for the prosecution of the accused. The accused - IPS officer GL Singhal, retired DySP Tarun Barot and assistant sub-inspector Anaju Chaudhary - were charged of extrajudicial killing of Ishrat Jahan and three others in alleged fake encounter … read-more

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 09:06 AM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Ishrat Jahan, Encounter, CBI, Gujarat

Courtesy: News18

Representational photo: Cadbury product.

Photo: Republic World

CBI Raids Cadbury India Citing Illegal Tax-Benefits Worth Rs241 Cr

Chocolate manufacturing firm Cadbury India, now known as Modelez Foods Pvt Ltd has been booked for allegedly availing area-based tax benefits worth Rs241 crore in Himachal Pradesh. According to the CBI complaint, the company officials misinterpreted facts, manipulated records and paid bribes in-order to benefit tax-exemption despite strict directions. Reportedly, CBI conducted raids at the official's premises and have disclosed Inspector of… read-more

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 05:25 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: CBI, Cadbury, Mondelez Foods Private Limited, Himachal Pradesh, Baddi, tax Exemption

Courtesy: ABP News