July 30, 2021 7:32 am
Sreekumar, the seventh accused in the case, was deputy director with Intelligence Bureau in Thiruvananthapuram when the scandal surfaced. The CBI is probing the case following orders from the SC, which initiated proceedings based on the Justice D K Jain Committee report.
July 27, 2021 7:38 am
The twist in the further probe may come from the petition filed by one of the accused, S Vijayan, a former state police officer who had arrested the two Maldives women — Mariam Rasheeda and Fousiya Hasan — in the case of alleged espionage.
July 26, 2021 4:07 pm
Justice Ashok Menon gave the relief to the two officers after CBI sought adjournment till next week in the joint anticipatory bail plea moved by S Vijayan and Thampi S Durga Dutt, a lawyer associated with the case said.
July 27, 2021 3:10 am
A bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and Sanjiv Khanna, which was informed that CBI had registered the FIR in the matter, said, “...after registration of FIR, the investigating agency must collate material on its own and not proceed merely on the basis of the report submitted by Justice D K Jain Committee”.
July 15, 2021 12:38 pm
The two women have alleged that the joint plea moved by S Vijayan and Thampi S Durga Dutt "contains false contentions" and if any relief was granted, then justice would be denied to the Maldives nationals.
July 08, 2021 7:11 am
The CBI's Delhi unit last month registered the case on a direction from the Supreme Court in April based on a three-member committee which looked into the conspiracy angle. Mathews is one of the 18 people arraigned as accused.
July 07, 2021 7:17 am
The Supreme Court, acting upon a committee report, had earlier directed the CBI to investigate officials of the state police and central agencies, which probed the ISRO spy case.
April 16, 2021 8:52 am
The CBI, in its closure report in the court, had recommended action against former Kerala cadre IPS official Siby Mathew, who had retired as DGP, and other two other police officials K K Joshwa and S Vijayan, both retired as SP.
December 27, 2019 3:00 am
In 2018, he was compensated Rs 50 lakh by the Supreme Court for “unnecessary arrest, harassment and mental cruelty”.
September 09, 2019 7:24 am
ISRO has confirmed that lander Vikram has been located and the efforts to establish contact with it are in full swing.