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Alok Verma removed as CBI chief by Modi-led panel, made fire services chief

In a new twist to the CBI vs CBI saga, a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shunted out reinstated CBI director Alok Verma. The top cop has now been made the director general of fire services. The high-powered committee ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

CBI Chief Alok Verma Shunted Out, Congress Says PM "Too Afraid" : Live Updates

A high-power committee chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to transfer CBI chief Alok Verma. The decision has been taken barely 48 hours after the Supreme Court reinstated the officer, who was on leave following a public spat with his ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Selection panel removes Alok Verma as CBI chief

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court had set aside Verma's forced leave but restrained him from taking any major policy decision till the CVC probe into corruption charges against him was over. It also set up committee comprising the PM, the Chief Justice of ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

PM-led selection panel removes Alok Verma as CBI chief

Hitting out at the Congress over its attack on the Modi government following removal of CBI director Alok Verma on corruption charges, the BJP called it a "sore loser", saying the party has been left to lick its wounds "after failing to subvert the ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

CBI से 'छुट्टी' के बाद यहां भेजे गए आलोक वर्मा, मिली यह जिम्मेदारी...

CBI चीफ आलोक वर्मा (Alok Verma Removed) को उनके पद से हटा दिया गया है. पीएम मोदी (PM Modi) के नेतृत्व में सेलेक्शन कमेटी (Select Panel Meeting) की हुई बैठक के बाद यह फैसला लिया गया. सेलेक्शन पैनल की बैठक के बाद आलोक वर्मा का तबादला कर दिया गया और उन्हें फायर सर्विसेज (DG Fire Services), सिविल डिफेंस और होम गार्ड का महानिदेशक (DG) बना दिया गया. वहीं, अतिरिक्त निदेशक एम नागेश्वर राव को नए निदेशक की नियुक्ति तक सीबीआई प्रमुख का पद सौंपा गया. बता दें कि बैठक में पीएम मोदी (PM Modi), लोकसभा में नेता विपक्ष मल्लिकार्जुन खड़गे और जस्टिस एके सीकरी शामिल थे. सूत्रों के अनुसार सेलेक्शन ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

CBI chief Alok Verma sacked| As it happened

A high-powered committee comprising Justice Sikri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior Congress leader Mallikarjuna Kharge met for over two hours on Thursday to decide the fate of CBI Director Alok Verma. Verma was reinstated by a Supreme Court ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

आखिर किस वजह से आलोक वर्मा की CBI से हुई छुट्टी, जानें पूरा मामला...

CBI चीफ आलोक वर्मा (Alok Verma) को उनके पद से हटा दिया गया. प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी (PM Modi) के नेतृत्व में सेलेक्शन कमेटी (Select Panel Meeting) की हुई बैठक में यह फैसला लिया गया. सेलेक्शन पैनल की बैठक (Select Panel Meeting) के बाद आलोक वर्मा (Alok Verma Removed) का तबादला कर दिया गया. इसके बाद उन्हें फायर सर्विसेज (DG Fire Services), सिविल डिफेंस और होम गार्ड का महानिदेशक (DG) बना दिया गया. वहीं, अतिरिक्त निदेशक एम नागेश्वर राव को नए निदेशक की नियुक्ति तक सीबीआई प्रमुख का पद सौंपा गया. बता दें कि केंद्रीय सतर्कता आयोग (CVC) की जांच रिपोर्ट में भ्रष्टाचार और कर्तव्य निर्वहन में ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Transferred On Basis Of "False, Unsubstantiated Allegations": Alok Verma

Alok Verma, who has been unceremoniously removed from the post of CBI director by a high-powered selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has claimed that he was transferred on the basis of "false, unsubstantiated and frivolous ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

"Tried To Uphold CBI's Integrity," Says Alok Verma, Removed As CBI Chief

Alok Verma, who has been unceremoniously removed from the post of CBI director by a high-powered selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has claimed that he was transferred on the basis of "false, unsubstantiated and frivolous ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Inside story of what happened in the Select Committee that shunted CBI ...

Within 24 hours of getting his job back as the CBI director, Alok Verma was out of it. Following the Supreme Court order that reinstated him on Tuesday (January 8), a high-powered selection panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday found ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

आलोक वर्मा को पद से हटाए जाने पर सियासी घमासान तेज, विपक्ष से लेकर कानून के जानकारों तक ने उठाए सवाल

आलोक वर्मा (Alok Verma) को सीबीआई के निदेशक पद से हटाने पर विपक्षी दलों और कानूनी विशेषज्ञों ने जोरदार हमला बोलते हुए कहा कि यह सरकार की 'हताशा' है 'क्योंकि प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी राफेल जेट सौदे में कोई जांच नहीं चाहते हैं' फैसले के आलोचकों ने यह भी पूछा कि चयन समिति वर्मा का पक्ष सुने बिना फैसला कैसे सुना सकती है. कांग्रेस ने समिति के फैसले की आलोचना की और कहा कि मोदी ने यह दिखाया है कि वे राफेल सौदे की जांच से 'बहुत डर गए' हैं. कांग्रेस ने ट्वीट किया, "आलोक वर्मा को उनका पक्ष रखने का मौका दिए बिना, उन्हें पद से हटाकर पीएम मोदी ने एक बार फिर दिखाया है कि वह ...
Thursday, January 10, 2019

SC reinstates CBI chief Alok Kumar Verma with a rider: PM-led panel to decide ...

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday reinstated CBI director Alok Kumar Verma, setting aside the Centre's October 23 order to divest him of his powers + , but restrained him from taking any major policy decision till the CVC probe into corruption ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Removed by govt, SC brings back Alok Verma as CBI chief

Alok Verma was reinstated as CBI Director by the Supreme Court Tuesday — over two months after the government stripped him of his powers and sent him on leave in a surprise midnight order on October 23. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

What next for CBI head Alok Verma?

NEW DELHI: In a landmark judgment that can have wide-ranging ramifications for the relations between the Central government and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Supreme Court has set aside the government's order divesting Alok Verma's ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

"Lesson For Government": Congress On Top Court's CBI Chief Verdict

Soon after the Supreme Court today reinstated exiled CBI Director Alok Verma, the opposition parties came out with sharp criticism of the Modi government for not following the rule book when sending the CBI chief and his deputy on forced leave three ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Top Court Reinstates Alok Verma As CBI Chief: 10 Facts About The Row

New Delhi: Alok Verma was reinstated as the CBI chief by the Supreme Court today. The top court's verdict gave a jolt to the Centre and the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) by setting aside their orders divesting Mr Verma of his powers and sending ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Supreme Court reinstates Alok Verma as CBI chief: The remarkable twists and ...

New Delhi: In a setback to the ruling NDA, Alok Verma was reinstated as CBI chief by the Supreme Court on Tuesday less than three months after the Narendra Modi government sent him on forced leave and divested him of his powers following a very public ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Unfortunate circumstances led to CVC's order against CBI Director Alok Verma ...

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Tuesday termed as "unfortunate" the circumstances which led to the CVC order divesting CBI Director Alok Kumar Verma of his powers following a graft complaint forwarded to the corruption watchdog by the Cabinet ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

SC brings back Alok Verma as CBI chief after govt removed him

NEW DELHI: In a setback to the Modi government, the Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down its decision to send CBI director Alok Kumar Verma on leave after divesting him of all powers, reinstating the IPS officer as the head of the probe agency.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

CBI Chief Alok Verma Back To Work, With Wings Clipped, After Court Win

CBI chief Alok Verma today returned to his office in Delhi for the first time in three months, a day after he was reinstated by the Supreme Court, which scrapped an October government order divesting him of his powers and sending him on leave. He was ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

CBI chief Alok Verma can carry on with probes, file new FIRs

NEW DELHI: CBI director Alok Verma has been reinstated by the Supreme Court + with the condition that he cannot take any major policy decision and will have to confine himself to routine functions. But there is no written law defining a “policy ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Alok Verma resumes office after 77-day forced leave

New Delhi: CBI Director Alok Verma joined office Wednesday, 77 days after he was sent on forced leave by the central government through a much-criticised late-night order on October 23, 2018, which was set aside by the Supreme Court. The October order ...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

BJP Defends CBI Chief Alok Verma Being Asked To Go On Leave

New Delhi: The ruling BJP today defended its move to ask CBI Director Alok Verma to go on leave, saying it was to protect the "institutional integrity" of the agency even as the opposition went on the offensive against the Narendra Modi government's move.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Has CBI chief Alok Verma been sacked for his keenness to probe Rafale scam ...

The Congress on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of interfering in the working of the CBI and wondered if its Director Alok Verma was "sacked" for his keenness to probe the "layers of corruption" in the Rafale scam. Congress chief ...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018