Indian Railways Ministry

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Railway Ministry Recommends CBI Probe Into Odisha Balasore Train Accident

Days after the tragic Odisha Triple Train Accident, the Union Railway Ministry ordered a CBI probe into the accident. The recommendation came after a meeting held by Union Rail Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. "Keeping in mind the situation and circumstances under which the accident took place, and the administrative information gathered so far, the Railway Board is recommending that further inquiry be undertaken… read-more

Mon, 05 Jun 2023 - 09:37 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: RAILWAYS, union ministry, Odisha Triple Train Accident, cbi probe, Ashwini Vaishnaw

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Telangana HC

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Telangana HC Refuses Plea Demanding CBI Probe In TSPSC Paper Leak Case

In a recent development in the Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) Paper Leak Case, the Telangana High Court (HC) refused to hand over the matter to the CBI. Hearing a plea filed by the NSUI, demanding a CBI probe into the matter, and said, the TSPSC Paper Leak issue will be under the special investigation team (SIT) formed by the Telangana. Meanwhile, the special SIT is investigating the matter.

Fri, 28 Apr 2023 - 07:08 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Telangana HC, TSPSC, Education1522, cbi probe, Telangana SIT

Courtesy: Telangana Today

Manish Sisodia

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BJP Demands CBI Probe Against AAP's Manish Sisodia Over Spying Allegations

A political row erupted between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the BJP over 'snooping' allegations against Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. BJP said, the AAP formed Feedback Unit for political intelligence gathering and demanded a CBI probe. However, the AAP denied the allegations and said the BJP allegations and cases are "politically motivated". Furthermore, AAP said "the whole country knows political spying is done by Modi not Manish Sisodia… read-more

Thu, 09 Feb 2023 - 01:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Snooping, Politicians, Manish Sisodia, cbi probe, AAP

Courtesy: NDTV

Anis Khan Case

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Anis Khan Case: Calcutta HC Rejects Plea To Order CBI Probe

Calcutta High Court denied CBI probe in the case of murder of student leader Anis Khan, on June 21. The court stated that it is satisfied with the probe of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the West Bengal police. Reportedly, Anis Khan died of a fall at his house in Amta area of Howrah district, on February 19. The court took suo moto cognizance of the case.

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 05:19 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Anis Khan, West Bengal, calcutta high court, cbi probe, Student Leader

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Sidhu Moose Wala's Father Writes To Amit Shah

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Sidhu Moose Wala Murder; Family Demans CBI Probe, Writes To Amit Shah

Sidhu Moose Wala's murder in Punjab created uproar, with the constant demand for a CBI probe. On June 2, Moose Wala's family wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, asking for a central-agency probe in Sidhu, who was shot on May 29. Moreover, Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat also met Moose Wala's father and confirmed the development. Meanwhile, the AAP-led Punjab Government constituted a team for Moose Wala's murder case.

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 05:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sidhu Moose Wala, cbi probe, Union Minister, AAP Government, Punjab

Former Defence Secretary Shashi Kant Sharma

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Court Summons Former Defence Secy In Agusta Westland Case

Acting on a supplementary charge-sheet filed by the CBI last month, a Special Court has summoned ex-Indian Defence Secretary Shashi Kant Sharma and four former IAF officials in the Agusta Westland corruption case. All the accused are supposed to appear before the court on April 28. Notably, the CBI alleges that certain parameters pertaining to the helicopter had been altered to profit the Agusta Westland company.

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 03:32 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Crime, Defence, corruption, CBI, cbi probe

Courtesy: ANI

Charanjit Channi, Punjab CM

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SAD Demands CBI Probe Against Illegal Mining, Alleges CM Channi

Ahead of the Punjab Polls, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Bikram Singh Majithia, demanded a CBI probe against CM Charanjit Singh Channi. Alleging him of conducting illegal mining in Chamkaur Sahib constituency, Majithia said, "Total loot by Channi in his 111 day tenure will be more than 1,111 crore". Majithia even released audio recordings of CM's close aide Iqbal Singh and his son discussing illegal mining with CM's blessings. 

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 11:06 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Punjab Government, charanjit singh channi, Shiromani Akali Dal, Illegal Mining, cbi probe

Courtesy: ANI

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee injured after alleged attack in Nandigram.

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BJP Calls Attack On Mamata 'Drama'; Demands CBI Investigation

BJP leader Dilip Ghosh has retaliated with a demand of CBI enquiry over the attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after TMC's Sheikh Sufian lodged a police complaint. Calling the incident a "drama", Dilip questioned how a Z+ protectee suffered a security breach in presence of the Security Director and Additional Security Director. Besides, Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary has slammed CM Mamata for her alleged attempt for public… read-more

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 04:41 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Mamata Banerjee, BJP, TMC, Dilip Ghosh, Sheikh Sufian, Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary, cbi probe

Courtesy: India Today

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CBI Books Cambridge Analytica For Facebook Data Theft

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) booked Cambridge Analytica and Global Science Research Limited (GSRL) for purpotedly amassing the personal data of 5.62 lakh Indian Facebook users. In 2018, Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had apprised a CBI inquiry into the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data theft case. The probe disclosed that GSRL illegally harvested data and shared it with Cambridge Analytica, who allegedly used the data to… read-more

Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 03:04 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Facebook, Data Privacy, Cambridge Analytica, cbi probe, Ravi Shankar Prasad

Courtesy: NDTV

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CBI To Probe Multi-Crore Pre-Matric Scholarship Scam

The CBI will now probe into the Centre’s pre-Matric scholarship scam spread across many states. "The scope of the scam" in the scheme, which has an annual budget of Rs 1400 crore, has compelled the Minority Ministry to handover the case to CBI. Allegedly the nexus of middlemen, bank employees and school… read-more

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 09:40 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: CBI, cbi probe, Minority, Scholarship, Scholarship Scam, Fraud, scam, Jharkhand, Bihar

Courtesy: Indian Express