The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is the premier investigating agency of India. Operating under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Government of India. Originally set up to investigate bribery and governmental corruption, in 1965 it received expanded jurisdiction to investigate breaches of central laws enforceable by the Government of India, multi-state organised crime, multi-agency or international cases. The agency has been known to investigate several economic crimes, special crimes, cases of corruption and other cases. CBI is exempted from the provisions of the Right to Information Act. CBI is India's officially designated single point of contact for liaison with the Interpol.
A plea filed by UP lawyers seeks high level inquiry, led by CBI, into the Lakhimpur violence; Monday marked the 4th straight day that China sent military jets into Taiwan defence zone; BJP celebrates..
The Centre has told the Supreme Court that West Bengal's power to withhold consent to the CBI is not absolute and the probe agency is entitled to carry out investigations that are being carried out.. IndiaTimes - Published
Directed by the Supreme Court to present a report card of its performance as a prosecuting agency, CBI director Subodh Jaiswal told the court that the agency’s success rate in securing conviction has.. IndiaTimes - Published
A special CBI court in Panchkula on Monday awarded life imprisonment to all the accused, including Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim and four others in a murder case. A fine of Rs 31 lakhs levied on.. IndiaTimes - Published
CBI conducting searches at premises of former state home minister Anil Deshmukh in a case connected with a leak of purported CBI preliminary enquiry (PE) report giving Deshmukh a clean chit during.. IndiaTimes - Published
The CBI on Monday questioned Bengal industries minister Partha Chatterjee for two hours in the iCore case, the development setting off a chain of events that saw central agencies re-emerging as.. IndiaTimes - Published
The CBI filed the fourth chargesheet in the ongoing probe into the post-poll violence cases in West Bengal, sources said on Saturday. The chargesheet was filed at Krishnanagar court in Nadia district.. IndiaTimes - Published