Kalmadi being quizzed at CBI headquarters

suresh kalmadiThe Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday quizzed former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi in connection with alleged financial irregularities in the preparations for the October 2010 sporting event. “He arrived at our headquarters at 10.15 a.m. and is being questioned,” a CBI official said. This is the second time that the former

Adarsh scam: CBI raids top bureaucrat’s premises

Central Bureau of InvestigatioThe Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday raided the homes and offices of top bureaucrat Jairaj Phatak in New Delhi and Mumbai in connection with the Adarsh housing society scam, a top official said. Phatak is a former commissioner of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and is presently posted at the central government as additional secretary,

CBI files chargesheet against judge in Chandigarh bribery scandal

Central Bureau of InvestigatioThe Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday filed a chargesheet against Justice Nirmal Yadav in a bribery scandal, dubbed the ‘cash-for-judge’ scam, that had rocked this city in August 2008. Justice Yadav is posted at the Uttarakhand High Court. CBI Superintendent of Police R.D. Kalia had come from New Delhi to file the chargesheet. The

Essar CEO Prashant Ruia questioned by CBI

Essar Telecom's CEO Prashant RuiaEssar Telecom’s CEO Prashant Ruia was Thursday questioned for close to two hours by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at its headquarters here in connection with the 2G telecom scam, officials said. “The questioning has ended now and he has just left our office,” a CBI official told IANS around 9 p.m. The investigation

CBI raids Kalaignar TV office

Central Bureau of InvestigatioThe CBI Friday raided the office of Kalaignar TV, floated by the family members of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, here in connection with the 2G spectrum scam. Both, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the company officials, remained tightlipped about the issue. The channel is under the CBI scanner for its Rs.200

CBI issued notice on petition by retired naval officials

Central Bureau of InvestigatioThe Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on petitions by two retired naval officials seeking access to secret documents being relied upon against them in a case under the Official Secrets Act. The apex court bench of Justice Markandey Katju and Justice Gyan Sudha Misra issued notice after it

Karunanidhi involved in 2G scam, Swamy tells CBI court

m karunanidhiJanata Party president Subramanian Swamy Saturday named DMK chief M.Karunanidhi as a co-accused along with former communications minister A.Raja in the 2G spectrum scam in his complaint to a CBI court here. Swamy told Central Bureau of Investigation judge Pradeep Chaddha that along with Karunanidhi, who is Tamil Nadu chief minister, “there are many more

CBI quizzes Raja in 2G spectrum case

Telecom Minister A. RajaDMK leader and former communications minister A. Raja was Wednesday questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the the 2G spectrum scam for the second time this week. Raja, who reached the CBI headquarters here Wednesday morning for further questioning, had also been quizzed Dec 24 and 25, 2010. Raja had