Former CBI Director Alok Verma (File Photo: IANS)

Former CBI Chief Alok Verma added to Pegasus list after being sacked

New Delhi | The Pegasus leaked list contains numbers of former CBI Director Alok Verma and his family, and of Rakesh Asthana, against whom the CBI had filed a case, The Wire reported. Eight of those phones were forensically confirmed by Amnesty International’s tech lab to have been successfully compromised by the military grade spyware that […]

Ousted CBI chief Alok Verma quits

New Delhi :  Ousted CBI chief Alok Verma resigned on Friday, a day after he was shifted from the post by a high-level committee chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Verma, who was transferred as Director General, Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guards, refused to take up the new job and instead sent his […]

M. Nageswara Rao (File Photo/IANS)

Interim CBI Director M. Nageswara Rao cancels all transfers made by Alok Verma

New Delhi :  Hours after again taking charge as interim Director of the CBI, Additional Director M. Nageswara Rao on Friday nullified all the transfer orders issued by Alok Verma, who was on Thursday removed as the agency’s Director. Informed sources said that Rao axed all the transfers done by Verma on Wednesday and Thursday […]

Alok Verma (File Photo)

Corruption charges against me false, unsubstantiated and frivolous: Alok Verma

New Delhi | Alok Verma, who was transferred within 48 hours after rejoining as CBI Director, said on Friday the corruption charges against him were false, unsubstantiated and frivolous. In a statement issued late Thursday night, Verma said: “It is sad that (on the) basis false, unsubstantiated and frivolous allegations made by only one person, […]