Category: Corruption

Digvijay asks SIT to get Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s name added as accused in PEB case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Congress general secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh today wrote a letter to the chairman Special Investigation Team appointed by the High Court at Jabalpur to monitor the investigation into the huge State Professional Examination Board scam linked with recruitment of contractual teachers asking that the name of

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CBI registers case against Director of Nagpur firm in coal block allocation case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against Nagpur based private firm and its Director and others under section 120-B read with 420 of IPC in the allocation of Marki Mangli Coal Block-I. It has been alleged that the Nagpur based private firm had submitted false information on existence

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CBI arrests Chief Commissioner of Income Tax and an Income Tax officer in a bribery case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation today arrested PK Sharma, the Chief Commissioner of Income Tax at Jodhpur and his junior, Shailendra Bhandari, who is an Income Tax Officer, along with a resident of Paota inJodhpur in a bribery case of Rs.15 lakhs. It is alleged that the Chief Commissioner of Income Tax – Jodhpur and others demanded a

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CBI arrests an Income Tax Officer for accepting Rs. 75000 as bribe

Newsroom24x7 Desk Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested an Income Tax Officer (ITO) in Mumbai for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 75,000 from a Complainant. The complainant alleged that the accused ITO post at Range 31(1)(2) in Mumbai had demanded a bribe to reduce his assessment of Income Tax from

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Antrix-Devas Agreement, national security and CBI

Lalit Shastri The CBI has taken a long time in completing the entire round of investigations into the Antrix-Devas scam and has registered a case against the accused only under Section 120-B, besides Section 420 of IPC and Section 13(2) read with 13(1)(d) of PC Act, 1988. Section 120-B of the I.P.C. prescribes punishment for criminal

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CBI registers case in the huge Antrix-Devas scam

Lalit Shastri The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against K.R. Sridharamurthi (former MD of ANTRIX), Ram Vishwanathan of USA based Forge Advisors LLC, MG Chandrasekhar, a former ISRO official and chairman of Devas and Devas Multimedia Pvt Ltd of Bangalore in the huge Antrix-Devas S-band Transponders scam. The 2005 agreement between

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CBI arrests FCI Area Manager for accepting bribe

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested an Area Manager and an Assistant, both working in Food Corporation of India (FCI) at Nabha in Punjab, for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs.50,000 from a rice miller. A case was registered under Section 120-B of IPC and Section 7

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CBI arrests 2 Finance Ministry officials and a consultant in a corpotate espionage case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Under Secretary in Department of Disinvestment and a Section Officer in Department of Economic Affairs under the Union Ministry of Finance and a Consultant – a Mumbai based Chartered Accountant (private person) in a caselinked with alleged leakage and supply of confidential government

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PEB scam: High Court issues notice to STF on Governor Ram Naresh Yadav’s petition

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jabalpur: A division bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court comprising Chief Justice A M Khanvilkar and Justice Alok Aradhe Monday issued notice to the Special Task Force (STF) of Madhya Pradesh Police probing the State Professional Examination Board (PEB) scam and also sought opinion from the Attorney General of India regarding immunity guaranteed

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Delhi High Court upholds conviction of former Haryana Chief Minister, his son and others

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today upheld the sentence of ten years Rigorous Imprisonment of five accused persons including former chief minister of Haryana Om Prakash Chautala, his son Ajay Singh Chautala, an ex-Member of Parliament, Vidya Dhar, IAS, formerly OSD to CM of Haryana, Sher Singh Badshami, the then Political Advisor

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CBI arrests former VC of Central University from Kanpur

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi:The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) tonight arrested from Kanpur the ex-Vice Chancellor of Dr. Hari Singh Gour Central University of Sagar N S Gajbhiye in connection with a case of alleged irregularities in the selection fo candidates for different posts. The CBI has registered cases against the former Vice chancellor along

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PEB scam: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav faces heat

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav is facing the heat and pressure is mounting on him to resign after his son Shailesh Yadav’s name got linked with the massive State Professional Examination Board scam. The former OSD to the Governor and his relative Dhanraj Singh Yadav has been arrested in this case.

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PEB scam: Congress demands MP Chief Minister’s resignation

Bhopal: Congress party today launched a frontal attack on Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and demanded his immediate resignation accusing him and his family members of involvement in the massive State professional Examination Board scam. Th Chief Minister was prompt in rubbishing the charges leveled against him and his family. He said the

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CBI search operation leads to seizure of huge cash, gold and silver biscuits

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today raided 20 different places in Hyderabad, Warangal, Karimnagar, Guntur, Mumbai and Nagpur. The raid at the residence of a former Cotton Purchase Officer, Cotton Corporation of India Ltd, Warangal resulted in the recovery of Rs. 30 lakhs in cash, approximately 3 kg of gold

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