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SC holds ex-interim CBI chief Rao guilty of contempt, orders him to sit in a corner

New Delhi :  The Supreme Court on Tuesday held former CBI interim director M. Nageswara Rao and in-charge prosecution S. Bhasuran guilty of contempt of court for disobeying its order to not transfer out Additional Director A.K. Sharma, who was probing the Bihar shelter home cases. Refusing to accept the unconditional apology tendered by Rao […]

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Justice AK Sikri recuses from hearing plea challenging Rao’s appointment as interim CBI director

Supreme Court Justice AK Sikri on Thursday recused himself from hearing a petition challenging appointment of M. Nagaeswara Rao as the interim director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The petition was filed by NGO Common Cause. Rao was given the charge of CBI’s interim director earlier in January till the appointment of a […]

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 […]

CBI Interim Chief Nageshwar Rao (File Photo/IANS)

Irregularities in investment made by my wife incorrect: CBI Interim Chief

New Delhi :  Acting CBI Director M. Nageswara Rao on Tuesday described media reports citing irregularities in the investments made by his wife in a private company as “incorrect and untrue.” Rao, a 1986-batch IPS officer from Odisha, in a signed statement said all the transactions and investments made by him or his wife, Mannem […]