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Ranjit Sinha


Former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha passes away at 68

April 16, 2021 7:20 pm

Under Sinha, CBI was famously called the “caged parrot” by the Supreme Court and by the time he exited the agency, he was facing charges of corruption. The Central Bureau of Investigation still has an FIR open against its former director.

Coal scam probe against CBI director Ranjit Sinha slow, says Supreme Court

January 16, 2018 4:09 am

The court will now take up the matter in the second week of March.

2G spectrum case verdict: One CBI chief says I told you so, another is disappointed

December 22, 2017 12:03 pm

Ranjit Sinha feels his stand has been “vindicated” by the verdict since he had faced criticism for handling of the case.

Coal scam: SC seeks status report on probe into charges against CBI ex-chief Ranjit Sinha

December 05, 2017 4:20 am

The SIT headed by the CBI director was constituted on January 23 to look into charges that Sinha tried to influence the coal scam probe.

'Ranjit Sinha ordered closure report on coal block allocation scam', says investigating officer

May 22, 2016 10:08 am

The officer told the court that after completing the probe, he had submitted the report to his senior but the final order was received from the competent authority to close the case.

Coal scam: SC-appointed team seeks former CBI chief Ranjit Sinha's visitors' diary

December 25, 2015 11:57 pm

The apex court had on September 14, entrusted M L Sharma with the power to summon any person in his inquiry against Sinha, accused of scuttling probe in the coal block scam as the agency's chief.

Ex-CBI officer agrees to assist CVC probe against Ranjit Sinha

July 21, 2015 3:59 am

The bench, also comprising Justices Kurian Joseph and A K Sikri, took on record the statement of Rohatgi and posted the matter for hearing on August 10.

Supreme Court considers probe into Birla’s office diary, Ranjit Sinha logbook

July 07, 2015 9:05 am

The bench, issued notices to the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate on a plea by the NGO Common Cause, which has demanded a court-monitored inquiry into the diary.

Explained: The Ranjit Sinha logbooks

May 15, 2015 2:38 am

What were the meetings that the former CBI Director had that the Supreme Court has deemed inappropriate and fit for investigation? APPU ESTHOSE SURESH recalls the case of the visitors’ books.