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,

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

Raja arrested in alleged 2G scam

DMK leader A. RajaDMK leader A. Raja was arrested here Wednesday for his alleged role in the controversial allocation of airwaves for second generation (2G) telecom services, three months after he was forced to resign as communications minister. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested him and two of his aides on primarily two counts — misuse of

Kalmadi aide Darbari gets bail in CWG scam case

suresh kalmadiThe Delhi High Court Friday granted bail to former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee official T.S. Darbari, who was arrested for alleged involvement in the Queen’s Baton Relay scam. Darbari, a former aide of organising committee chief Suresh Kalmadi, was arrested Nov 15 by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Supreme Court to monitor probe into 2G spectrum scam

The Supreme Court on Thursday announced that it will monitor the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ”s inquiry into the 2G scam. A bench comprising Jjustices G S Singhvi and A K Ganguly said the probe will also cover the events of 2001, when the NDA Government was in the power. The apex court has

2G scam: CBI raids Nira Radia”s office, residence

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday raided the office and residence of corporate lobbyist Nira Radia in connection with the 2G spectrum scam. Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Pradeep Baijal”s home is also being raided by the CBI sleuths. Baijal was the TRAI boss between 2004 and 2008. He joined

‘Match fixing’ scam, Indian ploy to tarnish Pak cricket’s image, says

Former girlfriend of Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif, Veena Malik, has alleged that the match-fixing controversy is an Indian scheme to tarnish Pakistani cricket. Indian bookie Dheeraj Dixit, Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra and a model named Paael were involved in fixing cricket matches and she had given evidence against them to the International Cricket Council

CBI unearths Railway job scam

The CBI claimed to have unearthed a multi-crore Railway recruitment scam and arrested eight persons, including an Additional Divisional Railway Manager and son of a top recruitment board official, for allegedly leaking exam paper for money. Vivek Bhardwaj Sharma, son of S M Sharma who is Chairman of Railway Recruitment Boad (RRB), Mumbai, A K