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    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Bihar govt recommends CBI probe

    Days after a Bihar police team reached Mumbai to probe the Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case, a turf battle has broken out between law enforcement officers from Bihar and Maharashtra. Now, Bihar Govt has recommended the transfer of Sushant Singh Rajput's death probe to the CBI. Sushant Singh Rajput’s father KK Singh had recently filed an FIR in Patna, citing several allegations against the late actor’s girlfriend Rhea Chakrabroty. Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Bihar govt recommends CBI probe

    AIIMS’ forensic team may submit report on Sushant S Rajput’s death this week

    The AIIMS team conducted tests to check for signs of drugs and chemicals and the viscera report is expected on Thursday, said Sudhir Gupta, chairman of the medical board, which was formed at the request of the Central Bureau of Investigation to give its medico-legal opinion of the actor’s death.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death Case: CBI questions Rhea Chakraborty for third consecutive day

    The CBI called actress Rhea Chakraborty for the third consecutive day on Sunday for questioning in the case of death of her boyfriend and filmstar Sushant Singh Rajput, a police official said. The 28-year-old actress is accused of abetting Rajput's suicide. Her brother Showik Chakraborty was also called by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for the fourth day in a row for questioning in the case, the official said.Sushant Singh Rajput death Case: CBI questions Rhea Chakraborty for third consecutive day

    No BJP leader took Aaditya Thackeray's name in Sushant Singh Rajput's death case: Devendra Fadnavis

    "No leader from the BJP has taken the name of Aaditya Thackeray directly or indirectly (in Rajput case). The kind of revelations that are coming up in the case, I think they are surprising," Devendra Fadnavis said.

    Sushant death: Rhea Chakraborty at NCB office for 3rd day of questioning

    The actress, clad in a black shrug, was in a car escorted by a police vehicle.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: CBI team reaches actor's Bandra residence

    The CBI team will reconstruct the crime scene at Rajput's flat, where he was found hanging on June 14, an official said. The central agency team, along with forensic experts, reached Rajput's residence in Mont Blanc Apartment around 2.30 pm.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: CBI sleuths to start their work through simulation

    The CBI has used reconstruction as a tool in high-profile cases such as the Aarushi murder and the killings of Pune-based rationalist Narendra Dabholkar and senior journalist Gauri Lankesh in Karnataka.

    Bihar CM Nitish Kumar hails SC order in Sushant Singh Rajput's death case

    Nitish Kumar's comments came after the apex court upheld the transfer to the CBI of an FIR, lodged at Patna against actress Rhea Chakraborty and others for allegedly abetting the suicide of actor.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: SC verdict on Rhea's plea to transfer case to Mumbai on Wednesday

    The Supreme Court will pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on actor Rhea Chakraborty's petition seeking transfer of investigation in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case from Patna in Bihar to the Maharashtra Police. The single-judge bench of Justice Hrishikesh Roy will pronounce the verdict around 11 am on August 19. The apex court had, in its last hearing on August 11, reserved its judgment and asked all the parties to file their respective submissions in the case.Sushant Singh Rajput death case: SC verdict on Rhea's plea to transfer case to Mumbai on Wednesday

    SSR death case: Narcotics Control Bureau raids residences of Rhea, Samuel Miranda

    In a fresh development in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) early Friday morning raided the residence of Rhea Chakraborty at Juhu Tara road. Another NCB team also raided Rajput's close aide Samuel Miranda's house in Mumbai. The raids are in connection with the drug trafficking probe linked to the death case of actor Sushant.SSR death case: Narcotics Control Bureau raids residences of Rhea, Samuel Miranda

    SSR death probe: CBI issues summons to Rhea Chakraborty's parents for interrogation

    CBI issues summons to Rhea Chakraborty's father and mother to join the investigation in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.SSR death probe: CBI issues summons to Rhea Chakraborty's parents for interrogation

    Sushant S Rajput’s father says Rhea Chakraborty ‘poisoned’ actor; CBI interrogates Showik

    The Narcotics Control Bureau has also registered a criminal case against Rhea.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: BMC quarantine if CBI sleuths are from outside

    The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will quarantine members of the CBI team if they arrive from another state to investigate the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. CBI, however, has the option of deploying its officials posted in Mumbai to probe the case.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: ED grills Rhea Chakraborty for 8 hrs in money laundering case

    Rhea has been called again on August 10. The statements of Chakraborty, Modi and Showik were recorded under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), officials said.

    Conspiracy to link Aaditya Thackeray to Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Shiv Sena

    Aaditya Thackeray, son of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, had clarified that he was nowhere related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case, and that he and his family are being targeted for no reason.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Allegations of involvement 'dirty politics', says Aditya Thackeray

    In a statement on Tuesday, he said those who cannot digest the performance of the Maharashtra government and its popularity were behind the rumour. He said those who are "upset at their own failures" are dragging his name in the case for political reasons.

    Bihar government decides to recommend CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput death case

    The Bihar government has decided to recommend a CBI probe in film actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case .

    Rhea's lawyer reacts to SC verdict, says truth will remain same whichever agency investigates

    The verdict came on the plea by Chakraborty who sought transfer of the FIR lodged against her.

    SSR CBI probe: 'Truth will prevail', says Sushant's family on SC verdict

    Hours after the Supreme Court agreed to allow the CBI to probe the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the actor's family has issued a statement and thanked Bihar CM Nitish Kumar for his efforts so far. "Now that the country's premier investigating agency has taken over, we believe that all those involved in the dastardly crime will be brought to justice. Today's development reaffirmed our faith in India as a robust democracy," the statement read.SSR CBI probe: 'Truth will prevail', says Sushant's family on SC verdict

    CBI probe in Sushant death: Ankita Lokhande hails SC decision, actor's sister Shweta calls it 'first step' towards truth

    Rajput's sister Shweta hoped for an unbiased investigation into her brother's death.

    SSR death probe: SC dismisses Rhea Chakraborty's plea, gives nod to CBI investigation

    The Supreme Court has pronounced its verdict on a plea filed by model-turned-actress Rhea Chakraborty seeking transfer of the probe from Bihar to Mumbai. In a massive victory for Rajput's family, the apex court has given a nod to the CBI investigation according to Times Now. The judge Hrishikesh Roy has dismissed Rhea's plea. The Supreme Court has directed the Mumbai Police to handover all the evidence it collected to the CBI.SSR death probe: SC dismisses Rhea Chakraborty's plea, gives nod to CBI investigation

    Supreme Court rejects plea demanding CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput death case

    Supreme Court refuses to entertain a PIL seeking Central Bureau of Investigation probe into Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case.Supreme Court rejects plea demanding CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput death case

    Sushant S Rajput's dad quizzed by ED on actor's income, investment; Rhea claims she has never met Aaditya Thackeray

    The ED is probing the money-laundering angle after the actor's father lodged a criminal FIR.

    Sushant S Rajput’s talent manager quizzed for 11 hrs by ED; Centre tells SC Mumbai Police statements invalid due to no FIR

    In its written submission, the Centre claimed that the Mumbai police had no jurisdiction to record statements.

    Sushant Singh case transfer plea: Bihar Govt files written submission in SC

    Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty and the Bihar government filed their written submissions in the Supreme Court on Thursday on Chakraborty's plea seeking to transfer an FIR lodged against her in Patna in connection with actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death to Mumbai. Seeking the dismissal of Chakraborty's petition, the Bihar government, in its written submissions filed through advocate Keshav Mohan, said, "No impediment would deserve to be allowed to come in the way of CBI to undertake and complete the investigation expeditiously."Sushant Singh case transfer plea: Bihar Govt files written submission in SC

    Siddharth Pithani is very 'intelligent criminal': Sushant's family lawyer

    Lawyer of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's father, Vikas Singh on August 12 stated that the role of his son's friend and roommate Siddharth Pithani in Sushant's death case is "extremely dubious" and that he is a very "intelligent criminal" He said, "Siddharth Pithani is extremely dubious. He is a very intelligent criminal. What he did was, until FIR was registered by family he was talking to them regularly and trying to help them. The moment FIR was registered, he started helping Rhea." "The way he has behaved after registration of FIR, the way he is writing email to Rhea when she's a named accused. Helping a named accused in this manner shows complicity between Rhea and him. It is only upon custodial interrogation that the real truth will come out," he added.Siddharth Pithani is very 'intelligent criminal': Sushant's family lawyer

    Sushant case: SC reserves verdict on Rhea’s plea; seeks notes from all parties by August 13

    The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday reserved its verdict on the plea moved by Rhea Chakraborty in the court that the probe in the Sushant Singh Rajput Death case be transfered to the Mumbai Police from Patna. The Supreme Court has asked all parties involved in the case to file a written note of all precedent judgments compiled before the court by Thursday (August 13). Sushant case: SC reserves verdict on Rhea’s plea; seeks notes from all parties by August 13

    Centre issues notification, directs CBI probe in Sushant Singh case

    The Centre on Wednesday issued a notification asking the CBI to probe the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, that occurred in June at his Mumbai residence, officials said. A copy of the notification has been sent to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) asking it to probe the case, they said. "A notification has been issued by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) paving way for the CBI probe in Rajput's death case," a senior official said.Centre issues notification, directs CBI probe in Sushant Singh case

    Sushant Singh Rajput death probe: Patna SP ‘forcibly quarantined’ in Mumbai

    IPS officer Vinay Tiwari who reached Mumbai from Patna on official duty to lead the police team in Sushant Rajput death case probe has been forcibly quarantined by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials, as informed by Bihar Police. Patna Superintendent of Police Vinay Tiwary arrived in Mumbai on August 02. Bihar Police team is investigating the case in city after actor’s father filed FIR against Rhea Chakraborty.Sushant Singh Rajput death probe: Patna SP ‘forcibly quarantined’ in Mumbai

    Sushant Singh Rajput death: Bihar police keeping a 'watch' on Rhea Chakraborty

    The team visited the Bandra police station in connection with the investigation.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death: Bihar police record statement of six persons

    The team has statements from actor's Versova-based sister, ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande and a cook.

    Sushant Singh Rajput's sister pens open letter to PM Modi, fears evidence tampering

    Shweta Singh Kirti requested for an urgent scan of the whole case.

    Sushant Rajput death case: BSP Chief Mayawati demands CBI probe

    Sushant Singh Rajput death case should be investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the wake of new facts emerging in this regard every day, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati said on Thursday.Sushant Rajput death case: BSP Chief Mayawati demands CBI probe

    Shekhar Suman points towards 'missing links', makes a strong pitch for CBI probe into Sushant S Rajput's death

    Suman clarified that he was not insisting that the deceased actor's death was 'not a case of suicide'.

    Sushant Singh Rajput case: NCB probe team member tests COVID-19 positive

    But, before the probe team could start recording her statement, the NCB received report of one of its SIT members testing positive for coronavirus, the official said.

    Sushant death: Rhea summoned by the NCB tomorrow for third round of questioning

    She has been grilled by the investigating agency for over 14 hours in 2 days.

    Sushant death: Rhea Chakraborty at NCB office for questioning, lawyer Satish calls it 'witch-hunt'

    The 28-year-old was summoned by ​​the agency on Sunday morning.

    ‘Thank you, India.’ Rhea Chakraborty’s dad slams son’s arrest, says a middle-class family destroyed

    In his statement, Indrajit said that 'next on the line' is his daughter, Rhea.

    Maha rights body gives clean chit to Cooper hospital, Mumbai Police over morgue access to Rhea Chakraborty

    Maneshinde will file a plea for urgent hearing so that the matter can be heard tomorrow.

    Sushant death: NCB arrests Showik, Miranda; likely to be produced before court today

    ​The arrests came after over 10 hours of questioning of the two.

    Justice triumphs: Ravi Shankar Prasad on SC's verdict in Sushant Singh Rajput case

    "Justice triumphs! The soul of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput will surely now rest in peace with the assurance of a fair investigation by CBI on the FIR filed in Patna by Bihar Police whose request for transfer of case to CBI has been validated by the Supreme Court," Prasad tweeted.

    Sushant death probe: ED summons Goa businessman with drug link, Rhea may be quizzed by NCB

    The ED has intimated the NCB about the purported drugs-linked chats.

    On day 3, ED confiscates mobile phones of Rhea, family members; finds response 'not satisfactory'

    The SC is scheduled to hear Chakraborty's plea to transfer the case from Patna to Mumbai today.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death: CBI prepares to issue summons to Rhea Chakraborty, quizzes actor’s friend, house help again

    This will be the third round of interrogation for the actor’s friend Siddharth Pithani.

    5-member team formed by AIIMS to look into Sushant Singh Rajput's detailed autopsy report

    CBI had approached the forensic department for its medico-legal opinion in the case.

    Vidya Balan says her heart breaks over vilification of Rhea Chakraborty, urges people to let law take its course

    The actress posted a statement that said the coverage into Rajput's death is unfortunate.

    Sushant death: CBI quizzes actor's ex-manager Shruti Modi; Samuel Miranda says Rajput was worried about finances

    The CBI is also likely to record the statements of Rajput's sisters, TimesNow reported.​​

    Conspiracy to malign Maharashtra: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

    Speaking in the backdrop of political criticism over demolition of actress Kangana Ranaut's bungalow in Mumbai and the way his government handled the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, Thackeray assured people that he would fight the political crisis too.

    Ankita Lokhande rubbishes reports that Sushant S Rajput paid her house EMI, shares bank statements on Twitter

    On Friday, an ED official claimed that the EMI of Lokhande's flat was deducted from Rajput's account.

    Sushant S Rajput death: Narcotics Bureau joins probe, will investigate Rhea's 'drug chat'

    The model's lawyer has denied the claims and said that she is ready for a blood test.

    CBI takes charge, questions Sushant Singh Rajput's cook; agency will scan financial transactions

    In addition to the ADR case diary, the CBI also collected actor's phone and laptop from the Mumbai police. ​

    Sushant verdict: Devendra Fadnavis hails SC order, Sanjay Raut says no one above law

    The apex court said the Bihar government is competent to transfer the case to the CBI.

    Devendra Fadnavis hails Supreme Court's order, Sanjay Raut says no one above law

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the transfer of an FIR, lodged at Patna against Rhea Chakraborty and others for allegedly abetting Rajput's suicide, to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

    California State Assembly recognises Sushant S Rajput for contributions to Indian cinema

    The actor's sister Shweta Singh Kirti received the certificate on Rajput's behalf.

    Sushant Singh Rajput case getting murkier, better if CBI steps in: Mayawati

    Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, was found hanging from the ceiling of his apartment in suburban Bandra in Mumbai on June 14 and since then the Mumbai police has been probing the case keeping in mind various angles.

    Sushant Singh Rajput's father lodges FIR against Rhea Chakraborty for abetment to suicide

    Rajput was reportedly in a relationship with the actress at the time of his death.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death: Rhea Chakraborty approaches SC against 'unfair media trial', claims she is being singled out

    The actress says that the media has 'blown out of proportion' the investigation into Rajput's death.

    Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut questions the conduct of Mumbai police in the Sushant Rajput death case

    Raut in his column ‘Rok Thok’ in the party mouth piece ‘Saamana’ wrote, “ The Mumbai police dragged the probe longer then it should have been. Celebrities from the entertainment world were being called everyday for interrogation and this led to a lot of gossip.

    CBI team reaches Mumbai to investigate Shushant Singh Rajput death case

    The agency officials will collect the documents from the Mumbai Police and meet the investigation officer, who handled the Sushant case.

    Sushant Singh Rajput death: Co-stars Kriti Sanon, Sanjana Sanghi laud SC move to initiate CBI probe

    Soon after the apex court decision, social media saw a flurry of 'justice prevails' posts.

    BJP sets target of winning three-fourth seats for NDA in Bihar assembly polls

    National Democratic Alliance in Bihar comprises of BJP, Nitish Kumar-led JD(U) and Ram Vilas Paswans LJP. Bihar has 243-member assembly. Former Maharashtra chief minister and party's election in-charge for Bihar Devendra Fadnavis joined them virtually. BJP's national president J P Nadda will give his valedictory speech Sunday.

    Forensic audit report shows no fund transfer between Sushant Rajput and Rhea Chakraborty

    The report, which was recently submitted to Mumbai Police, has looked into the accounts of the late actor for the last five years. It has also audited the accounts of Chakraborty and the three companies that were registered between Rajput, Chakraborty and her family members.

    Sushant Singh Rajput Case: Centre seeks to be a part of Rhea Chakraborty's plea

    Actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case took a new turn on Friday, as the Centre filed a petition with the Supreme Court seeking to be made a party to actress Rhea Chakraborty's plea for transferring to Mumbai a first information report (FIR) lodged against her in Patna in connection with the death.

    Sushant S Rajput's sister says he had a row with Rhea on June 8; Ankita Lokhande shares cryptic post

    Fans on social media couldn't help but speculate if Ankita's post was about Rajput's case.

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