CB-CID officials have arrested a police officer from Sivagangai district in connection with the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) Group 4 examination scam. Four candidates, relatives of the arrested police officer Siththandi, from Group 2A and Group 4 are being questioned by officials. So far, 99 candidates have been barred for life and 39 stripped off their ranks in… Continue reading "TNPSC scam: Will CBI probe be ordered?"
Pointing out to a directive from the Centre, the Tamil Nadu government has transferred the probe into the death of IIT-Madras student Fathima Latheef to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The Madras high court had on Friday suggested that the probe ‘may be’ transferred to the central agency. Fathima Latheef from Kerala’s Kozhikode had committed suicide in her hostel room… Continue reading "TN govt transfers IIT student suicide case to CBI"
The Supreme Court today issued notice to CBI, asking it to respond on former finance minister P Chidambaram’s plea seeking bail in the INX Media corruption case. The bench of Justice R Banumathi and Justice Hrishikesh Roy asked Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the CBI, to file response and posted the matter for hearing on October 15. The judicial… Continue reading "Chidambaram’s bail plea: SC seeks reply from CBI"
The CBI has started to probe into the anti-Sterlite protests firing case that took place in Thoothukudi in May this year. As part of its ongoing investigation, families of 13 victims and about 40 people who got injured in the firing were summoned for examination. CBI recorded statements of families of the people killed in the firing and injured. The… Continue reading "CBI starts probe into Sterlite firing, steps up investigation in gutkha row"