Sting Operation

Timelines
Women who wear short dresses should be killed: Gurugram cop

14 Dec 2019

Women who wear short dresses should be killed: Gurugram cop

While the subject of sexual crimes against women has once again hit the national spotlight, a sting operation has raised questions about the complicity of our law enforcement.

Samachar Plus CEO, who led sting operation against politicians, arrested

29 Oct 2018

Samachar Plus CEO, who led sting operation against politicians, arrested

The Editor-in-Chief and CEO of Uttarakhand-based channel Samachar Plus was arrested from his Ghaziabad residence yesterday for allegedly putting pressure on one of his employees to do a sting operation on prominent politicians with an intent to blackmail them.

Sting video: Congress asks disqualification of BJP's Karnataka candidate, Sriramulu

11 May 2018

Sting video: Congress asks disqualification of BJP's Karnataka candidate, Sriramulu

In a petition to Election Commission, Congress today has asked the BJP candidate B Sriramulu be disqualified from fighting the Karnataka assembly polls.

Explosive revelations: Did Sonia Gandhi influence probe against 'Tehelka'?

07 Nov 2017

Explosive revelations: Did Sonia Gandhi influence probe against 'Tehelka'?

In her new autobiography, former Samata Party president Jaya Jaitly has alleged Congress' Sonia Gandhi tried to influence a probe against 'Tehelka'.

Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

25 Oct 2017

Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI

An India Today sting operation unveiled a new cricketing scandal where the Pune cricket stadium pitch curator Pandurang Salgaonkar was caught, allowing reporters disguised as bookies to tamper with the pitch, ahead of the 2nd Ind-NZ ODI.

TN cash for MLA sting: Opposition DMK members detained

14 Jun 2017

TN cash for MLA sting: Opposition DMK members detained

Opposition DMK leader MK Stalin was detained along with other party members after a ruckus was created in the Tamil Nadu Assembly over the cash for MLAs sting operation.

Narada investigation- Can the Left come back in West Bengal?

11 May 2017

Narada investigation- Can the Left come back in West Bengal?

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) is still reeling from the after effects of the Narada sting case.

Uber under criminal investigation in US over 'Greyball'

06 May 2017

Uber under criminal investigation in US over 'Greyball'

Uber is facing criminal investigation in the US over its Greyball program that it uses to evade authorities, particularly in areas where it was banned or restricted.

Narada: ED files cases against 12 senior Trinamool leaders

29 Apr 2017

Narada: ED files cases against 12 senior Trinamool leaders

The ED has registered cases against 12 senior Trinamool Congress leaders for alleged money laundering in the Narada case.

Narada Sting: FIR against TMC leaders; Setback for Mamata Banerjee

17 Apr 2017

Narada Sting: FIR against TMC leaders; Setback for Mamata Banerjee

The Central Bureau of Investigation registered FIR against 13 TMC Ministers and MPs, including Madan Mitra, Mukul Roy, Saugata Roy, in connection with the Narada sting operation case.

Uber confirms existence of secret program to avoid the law

06 Mar 2017

Uber confirms existence of secret program to avoid the law

In response to a report by The New York Times, ride-sharing giant Uber confirmed that it had been using a secret program called Greyball to avoid authorities in cities where it faced resistance from law enforcement or government bans.

Calcutta HC asks Chandigarh CFSL to analyze Narada tapes

24 Jun 2016

Calcutta HC asks Chandigarh CFSL to analyze Narada tapes

The Calcutta HC asked the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Chandigarh to analyze the genuineness of Narada sting-operation tapes.

Mamata Banerjee orders probe into sting operation

18 Jun 2016

Mamata Banerjee orders probe into sting operation

The inquiry into the Narada News sting will be executed by Kolkata Police, led by commissioner Rajeev Kumar.