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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019
news about Rakesh asthana
Jul 05, 2019 21:02
Nageshwar Rao has been ordered to join as director general of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guard, the government order confirming his transfer order read. read more
Jan 31, 2019 12:20
A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi refused to entertain the petition challenging Asthana’s appointment to the civil aviation security body. read more
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 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 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
Jan 10, 2019 23:09
The Chief Vigilance Commissioner KV Chowdary and two vigilance commissioners, Sharad Kumar and TM Bhasin, also said in their report that Alok Verma tried to induct “tainted” officials in the agency despite adverse reports from his own officials. read more
Jan 10, 2019 20:55
The case was lodged against Rakesh Asthana and Devender Kumar on the complaint of a Hyderabad based businessman Sana Satish Babu who contended that the duo demanded a bribe to do away with the case against him. read more
Jan 09, 2019 11:03
A day after the Supreme Court set aside the government’s order sending him on forced leave, reinstated CBI Director Alok Verma took charge of his office. read more
Jan 08, 2019 07:08
The Supreme Court on Tuesday reinstated Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Alok Kumar Verma, cancelling the government’s October order to divest him as the chief of the probe agency. read more
Dec 18, 2018 16:46
A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to Manoj Prasad, an alleged middleman arrested in connection with bribery allegations involving CBI special director Rakesh Asthana. read more
Dec 14, 2018 23:34
Closing all judicial avenues challenging the appointment of Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as the special director of the Central Bureau of Investigation, the Supreme Court Friday dismissed a curative petition filed by an NGO. read more
Dec 06, 2018 11:47
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to explain its midnight action against CBI chief Alok Verma, underlining that the government appeared to have tolerated the feud between Alok Verma and his deputy that had been going on for months. read more
Dec 04, 2018 07:10
The Department of Personnel and Training has kicked off the exercise it does every two years — to compile the list of officers at the director general level eligible for selection as the next chief of the federal agency, people familiar with the matter... read more
Nov 20, 2018 14:48
Rahul Gandhi’s latest attack came in the wake of CBI officer MK Sinha alleging government officials interfered in the investigation against Asthana, who is facing bribery charges. read more
Nov 19, 2018 14:52
CBI director Alok Kumar Verma on Monday filed in the Supreme Court his response on findings of the CVC’s preliminary probe report on corruption charges against him in a sealed cover. read more