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Cobrapost expose turns out to be marketing prank for a comic

A much-hyped "biggest expose" of politicians, terrorists and intelligence agencies by website Cobrapost turned out to be a hoax and marketing prank for a Rs 199 comic book released by its editor Aniruddha Bahal.

Congress, Delhi Police acted in connivance during 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sting operation

Spelling more trouble for the Congress, a sting operation by Cobrapost has claimed that the Delhi Police acted in connivance with the then state government during the 1984-anti Sikh riots.

Sting on Babri Masjid issue has no evidentiary value: CBI

The sting operation carried out `Cobrapost` giving details of alleged conspiracy by right-wing organisations to bring down Babri Masjid in 1992 has no evidentiary value for CBI as it has already completed the investigation.

Centre must act against communal forces: Samajwadi Party

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Naresh Agarwal on Friday called for stringent action from the centre against those forces that had demolished the Babri Masjid.

BJP asks EC to bar telecast of Cobrapost sting on Babri issue

Questioning the timing of a `sting` operation on the Babri Masjid demolition, the BJP on Friday alleged that it was "sponsored", accusing Congress of using "pawns" to vitiate the atmosphere before elections and asked the Election Commission to stop its publication and telecast.

BJP wants EC to act on `sponsored` Cobrapost Babri sting

A sting operation by Cobrapost has claimed that the demolition of Babri Masjid was not a spontaneous act by Kar Sevaks in frenzy but was planned well in advance with top leaders of the BJP, Shiv Sena, the larger Sangh Parivar and some Congress leaders in the know.

Shinde endorses Cobrapost expose on IT companies

Sushilkumar Shinde endorsed the claims of investigative website Cobrapost that IT companies are misusing social media platforms to artificially boost popularity of politicians and malign their rivals.

Cobrapost: Using social media for politics – tricks exposed

In a scandalous revelation, a furtive operation by Cobrapost exposes about two dozen IT companies running the business of building or destroying reputations online.

Amit Shah snooping case: Attempts being made to malign a popular leader, says BJP

Bhartiya Janta Party on Sunday hit back on the allegations made against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s close aide Amit Shah for misusing his powers and snooping on a young woman in 2009.

`State-sponsored stalking akin to intruding into people`s bedroom`

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Sunday lashed out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s close aide Amit Shah who is alleged to have misused his powers and police machinery to monitor the movement of a young woman in 2009.

Cobrapost expose: RBI penalises Axis, HDFC, ICICI banks

RBI imposed a penalty of Rs 5 crore on Axis Bank, Rs 4.5 crore on HDFC Bank and Rs 1 crore on ICICI Bank.

Some truth in Cobrapost expose, will take action: Subbarao

There is "some truth" in Cobrapost's allegations of wrong doings by banks and RBI has issued notices to their managements, central bank Governor D Subbarao said Thursday.

Cobrapost sting: I-T issues notices to ICICI, Axis, HDFC banks

The department has asked these banks to produce documents for verification as part of its tax evasion probe.

Cobrapost: NABARD chief gives clean chit to co-operative banks

Amid allegations of co-operative banks being used as conduits for money laundering, NABARD, which jointly regulates such lenders, has said that it has found no shortcoming pointing towards any such activity.

Cobrapost fallout: Govt, RBI looking at hiking penalty amount

In the wake of alleged violation of KYC norms by a large number of banks, the government and RBI are looking at the possibility of hiking the penalty which can be imposed on the erring banks.

More instances of money laundering: Cobrapost

Certain private sector banks too hac taken action against their employee, pending investigation.

Cobrapost: Action against 31 employees of PSU banks, LIC taken

The action against the employees has been taken for violation of banking norms and regulations.

Cobrapost: Finance Ministry for immediate action against staff

"An inquiry must be initiated and completed expeditiously," Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru asked heads of several state-owned banks and Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).

IRDA probing money laundering allegations against insurers

Insurance regulator IRDA Monday said it is examining the allegations of money laundering levelled against LIC, Reliance Life, Tata AIA and Birla Sunlife and action will be taken against the guilty at the earliest.

Cobrapost: FinMin for immediate action against staff

"An inquiry must be initiated and completed expeditiously," Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru asked heads of several state-owned banks and Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Monday.