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The Central Bureau of Investigation filed a case against former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, under Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA).

Sinha is accused of "scuttling" and "influencing" the coal block allocation probe.

The FIR was filed under PCA sections 13(1)(D) abusing official position while holding public office and indulging in corruption and 13(2) committing "criminal misconduct".

He may face seven years imprisonment if convicted.

At the time of publishing this story, the websites of IIT Delhi, AMU and DU were hacked.

Pro-Kashmir messages were displayed by a hacker group that called itself as 'PHC'.

The message was: "Greetings Government of India, and the people of India. Do you know what your so-called heroes are doing in Kashmir? Do you know they are killing many innocent people in Kashmir?"

In the first instance of Aadhaar data privacy breach by a central ministry, the Union Water and Sanitation Department was found to have uploaded on its website Aadhaar numbers of beneficiaries of the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin.

The details were removed late on April 24, after news spread.

Under the Aadhaar Act of 2016, such violations are punishable by a three-year term and penalty.