STING

  • Cobrapost sting reveals Aadhaar documents forged for non-Indians March 25, 2014

    A Cobrapost sting operation has caught several Aadhar (UIDAI) project officers off guard. The officers have been caught on camera offering to forge documents. The expose shows how citizens of Nepal and Bangladesh are offered Aadhaar cards without identity proof. The sting reveals that even MLAs and gazetted officers sign...
  • AAP stands by its candidates, requests EC to investigate the case November 23, 2013

    A day after a sting operation allegedly showed its candidates accepting funds, the AAP has decided to stand by its candidates, requesting the EC instead to investigate the matter. It has also threatened to take the CEO of Media Sarkar Anuranjan Jha and media channels to court for defamation. ...
  • Opponents rattled by Modi's elevation within the party: BJP on sting operation CD, Vanzara letter September 4, 2013

    BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, I don't think Vanzara has made any comment against Narendra Modi personally. He might have spoken out of frustration." ...
  • Is the entire banking and finance system prone to money laundering? May 6, 2013

    As many as 23 public and private sector banks and insurance companies were on Monday accused of "running a nationwide money laundering racket" by online portal Cobrapost, prompting the Finance Ministry and regulator IRDA to initiate independent investigations into the matter. ...
  • Money laundering by banks: Finance Minister should resign, says Kejriwal March 14, 2013

    A sting operation by Cobrapost revealed how employees at some private banks were involved in money laundering operations. ...
  • Musician Sting performs in Jodhpur for a cause March 12, 2013

    Musician Sting was in Jodhpur for a private concert, to help raise awareness and funds for the Indian Head Injury Foundation. ...
  • Musician Sting on what he loves about India March 11, 2013

    Musician Sting was in Jodhpur for a private concert to help raise awareness and funds for the Indian Head Injury Foundation. He spoke to CNN-IBN in an exclusive interview about India being the head injury capital of the world, why head trauma is so personal a cause to him and...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 25, 2012

    There was high drama at Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal's press conference on Thursday afternoon where he claimed he has proof against editors of Zee News allegedly extorting money from his team. The Income Tax Department launched a probe into 18 of BJP President Nitin Gadkari's companies. The striking employees of...
  • Is it time to introspect practices followed by Indian media? October 25, 2012

    There was high drama at Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal's press conference on Thursday afternoon where he claimed he had proof against the editors of Zee News allegedly extorting money from his team. Jindal screened the video of what was shown to be a sting operation his company did on...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Naveen Jindal October 25, 2012

    There was high drama at Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal's press conference on Thursday afternoon where he claimed he had proof against the editors of Zee News allegedly extorting money from his team. Jindal screened the video of what was shown to be a sting operation his company did...
  • News 360: Probe initiated against 18 of Gadkari's companies October 25, 2012

    The Income Tax department on Thursday began probe into BJP President Nitin Gadkari's Purti Power and Sugar Ltd (PPSL). IT authorities said they will also probe source of funds of the 18 companies that invested in Purti. Prima facie evidence suggested that shell companies had invested in Purti. Sources said that if...
  • ICC suspends the umpires caught in sting operation October 10, 2012

    ICC has suspended the six umpires caught in India TV's sting operation willing to fix T20 matches. ...
  • India TV sting operation causing a stir October 10, 2012

    India TV's sting operation on umpires is causing a lot of stir and ICC has launched a probe into the matter. ...
  • India TV defends sting operation on umpires October 9, 2012

    Chairman of India TV group, Rajat Sharma vouches for the veracity of the sting operation conducted by their channel on Monday. ...
  • ICC calls for 'urgent investigation' of sting October 9, 2012

    Rattled by India TV's sting operations on six umpires, the apex body has promised a swift action. ...
  • Umpires corrupt as well? This fixing rot runs deep October 9, 2012

    A sting operation done by the news channel 'India TV' has revealed that even the umpiring decisions are on sale....
  • Railway ticket fraud: Touts the biggest issue, admits PRO August 11, 2012

    An IBN Cobrapost expose has revealed how a full fledged nexus between corrupt police officials, touts and railway clerks defrauds the system. ...
  • Black money sting: Payal Rohatgi gives bizarre defence July 11, 2012

    The actor Payal Rohatgi has come up with a similar line of defence as others. She claims that she and her partner asked for cash only to tick off a persistent reporter. ...
  • Lokpal would have curbed black money in Bollywood: Kejriwal July 11, 2012

    Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal further accused politicians and bureaucrats of being in collusion with Bollywood. ...
  • We need more credibility, says Lalit Modi May 16, 2012

    Former IPL chief Lalit Modi insisted that there was no conflict of interest till he was there in the IPL. ...
  • IPL sting: Is it just the tip of the iceberg? May 15, 2012

    The BCCI on Tuesday provisionally suspended the five uncapped Indian players allegedly involved in illegal betting activities. ...
  • IPL sting: Is it just the tip of the iceberg? May 15, 2012

    The BCCI on Tuesday provisionally suspended the five uncapped Indian players allegedly involved in illegal betting activities. ...
  • BCCI says owners not involved in spotfixing scandal May 15, 2012

    BCCI president N Srinivisan has refused to believe that IPL team owners may have some involvement in spotfixing after the issue came to light following a sting operation carried out by an Indian TV channel. ...
  • The Last Word: The real issues raised by the IPL sting May 15, 2012

    A TV channel on Monday claimed to have blown the lid off "murky deals" in the Indian Premier League among players, organisers and owners. ...
  • The Last Word: The real issues raised by the IPL sting? May 15, 2012

    A TV channel on Monday claimed to have blown the lid off "murky deals" in the Indian Premier League among players, organisers and owners. ...
  • IPL sting: Fixing is harsh reality of cricket May 15, 2012

    CNNIBN panel experts discuss BCCI's decision to suspend the five uncapped Indian players as allegations of spotfixing in the IPL surfaced. ...
  • 'BCCI has done the right thing in banning players' May 15, 2012

    Former Indian players Maninder Singh hails the step taken by the BCCI in axing players. ...
  • I'm innocent, pleads Shalabh Srivastava May 15, 2012

    Caught on hidden camera during an IPL sting operation, Shalabh Srivastava claims that the footage is doctored. ...
  • IPL sting creates uproar in the Parliament May 15, 2012

    Kirti Azad raised the issue in the Lok Sabha while the IPL chief and parliamentarian Rajiv Shukla promised strict action. ...
  • CBI satisfied with verdict on Bangaru Laxman: Lawyer April 28, 2012

    A Delhi court sentenced former BJP president Bangaru Laxman to four years in jail in the 2001 fake arms deal case. ...