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Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
news about Alok verma
Jan 18, 2019 00:05
A government order said Rakesh Asthana’s tenure at the investigation agency was being curtailed. Joint director Arun Kumar Sharma and DIG Manish Kumar Sinha, both of whom were seen to be close to Alok Verma and investigated Asthana on charges of bribery,... read more
Jan 16, 2019 17:19
Two days after he was conditionally reinstated by the Supreme Court as the CBI director (CBI), Alok Verma was on January 10 removed from the agency again by the high-powered selection committee and M Nageswara Rao again named interim director read more
Jan 16, 2019 07:34
Narayanan said dissension at the top level of the CBI was not a new phenomenon but earlier such issues used to be decided primarily by the bureaucracy itself. read more
Jan 16, 2019 00:07
After being appointed interim chief,Nageswara Rao first cancelled around two dozen transfers, effected by his predecessor Alok Verma, who was removed as CBI director on Janaury 10, two days after he was reinstated by the Supreme Court. read more
Jan 15, 2019 12:48
In his letter to PM Modi, Kharge said that the government seemed to have already made up its mind on appointing an interim CBI director and it was not placed before the selection committee meeting on January 10. read more
Jan 15, 2019 07:51
Alok Verma’s demand for a dignified exit, not accommodation or sops, has given our institutions an unexpected dignity. read more
Jan 14, 2019 18:01
CBI’s Additional Director Rao was given the charge of CBI interim chief on January till the appointment of a new director after a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed Alok Kumar Verma as the chief of the probe agency... read more
Jan 14, 2019 07:49
To lose one head of an institution may be a misfortune; to lose two looks like carelessness. read more
Jan 14, 2019 07:05
An internecine fight between ousted Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Alok Verma and his deputy, Rakesh Asthana, has rocked the agency over the past few months. On the intervening night of October 23 and 24, the government divested both... read more
Jan 13, 2019 21:11
Justice AK Sikri voted with the government in a three-member committee to remove Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Alok Verma last week. read more
Jan 13, 2019 17:10
The Congress alleged that CVC K V Chowdary is being made to “act like a puppet” to avoid any probe into the Rafale case. read more
Jan 11, 2019 22:31
Alok Verma and his deputy, CBI special director Rakesh Asthana, were both divested of their powers and sent on leave by the government on the advice of the CVC after an internecine feud between the two men played out in public, roiling the agency. read more
Jan 11, 2019 19:23
Verma ought to have been given an opportunity to appear before the panel and present his defense. The government should have also addressed the issue in the public domain. If the charges against the head of India’s premiere investigative agency are so... read more
Jan 11, 2019 16:20
Alok Verma, the first CBI director to be removed by a PM-led panel, refused to take up his next assignment and resigned from service on Friday. read more
Jan 11, 2019 14:43
Alok Verma was sacked as the CBI chief on Thursday night by a selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He is the first CBI director to be removed by the committee before completing his two-year term. read more