TICKETING SCAM

  • 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. ...
  • Exposed: Railway tickets seasonal shortage fraud August 11, 2012

    New Delhi: You would have often wondered why it's so difficult to book a ticket during the festive season. An IBN Cobrapost expose has revealed that a full fledged nexus between corrupt police officials, touts and railway clerks defrauds the system. Cobrapost's undercover reporter posing as a travel agent met railway...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 10, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN National Bureau Chief Bhupendra Chaubey. ...
  • Is the railway ticketing system in complete shambles? August 10, 2012

    In a shocking revelation, IBN Network and Cobrapost has exposed a nexus between rail ticket touts, police and railway officials wherein the touts are allowed to buy tickets in bulk against false names. ...
  • Exposed: Police, rail staff involved in big ticket scam August 10, 2012

    New Delhi: In a shocking revelation, IBN Network and Cobrapost has exposed a nexus between rail ticket touts, police and railway officials wherein the touts are allowed to buy tickets in bulk against false names. In the sting operation conducted by IBN Network and Cobrapost, rail clerks have admitted on camera...
  • It is easier to get Tatkal tickets now: Passengers July 10, 2012

    The Indian Railway on Tuesday introduced several measures to ensure that the Tatkal train tickets reached the common man. ...
  • CVC plans enquiry to check flaws in Tatkal scheme July 1, 2012

    New Delhi: After the IBN network exposed malpractices in the Railway Tatkal scheme, the Central Vigilance Commission is considering launch of an enquiry to ascertain whether Railway officials are involved in malpractices. The CVC has sought a report on the action taken from the Railways. Based on the report the CVC...
  • Tatkal scam: Railway Police Force arrest 4 touts June 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Railways has begun the crackdown on touts who manipulate the ticket booking system to corner Tatkal tickets and then sell them to genuine passengers at a premium. Railway Police Force on Saturday morning launched simultaneous raids across Delhi and arrested four touts. Raids are also being conducted...
  • Railway plans separate timing, counters for Tatkal June 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Continuing with its crackdown on touts who corner Tatkal tickets and then sell them to genuine passengers for a premium, the Indian Railways on Friday decided to have separate timings for Tatkal and advance bookings. There is also a proposal to have a separate counter for booking Tatkal...
  • Ticket scam: Railway may scrap Tatkal scheme June 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The Railway is likely to scrap the Tatkal scheme after an IBN7 expose showed how touts had taken full control over the emergency tickets. In fact, the Indian Railway is also looking at making it mandatory for ticket seekers to show identification and give reasons for the urgent...
  • Railway Tatkal scam: How touts corner tickets June 27, 2012

    New Delhi: An IBN7 expose has revealed the bitter truth about railway tatkal tickets. Despite waiting in line for hours, genuine passengers hardly have a shot as touts, including security personnel get their hands on the tickets first. In the national capital, the very force that promises to be with...
  • Exposed: The big Railway Tatkal ticket scam June 26, 2012

    New Delhi: An IBN7 expose has revealed why genuine passengers have virtually no shot at a Railway Tatkal ticket. The expose reveals how touts corner tickets meant for emergency travel and then sell them at a huge premium. One of the touts IBN7 reporter met offered him a Tatkal ticket for...
  • CJ Impact: Authorities act on CJ report October 22, 2011

    ASI acts on Raghvendra's report. Transfers ticket salesman & collector. Places locked box for depositing ticket. ...
  • CJ Show: Citizens Turn CJ to Fight Back October 15, 2011

    Citizens expose scams and battle insensitive authorities. They share their stories, videos and pictures. ...
  • CJ Exposes Ticketing Scam at ASI Tourist Spot October 15, 2011

    Raghvendra exposes a ticketing scam that results in huge losses to ASI. Authorities promise action based on his report. ...
  • CWG ticket sales mess: Incharge replaced October 10, 2010

    New Delhi: The Commomwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) replaced Sanjeev Mittal, incharge of the ticketing function in the OC, with his junior, Monica Jolly following the Commonwealth Games ticket sales mess and simultaneously shifted the ticketing operations out of the OC headquarters to Ashok Hotel. But what has been a big...
  • After ticket scam, suicide rocks Tirupati August 28, 2010

    Tirupati: A Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) official committed suicide on Friday after reports of alleged harassment by a senior TTD official. The employees' union said V.M. Suresh was being forced by Dharma Reddy to become a witness in the multicrore ticketing scam, a charge dismissed by him. The victim was working as...
  • BCCI vicepresident charged in ticket scam June 13, 2008

    New Delhi: In a huge embarrassment for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), a court in Goa charged BCCI Vice President and a minister in Goa government, Dayanand G Narvekar, in connection with the fake ticket scam reported during a 2001 IndiaAustralia OneDay match. Narvekar and eight others...