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OPERATION FATWA

October 16, 2017
Cobrapost

In the first episode, we showed how the Maulanas and Muftis from the Muslim community took money to issue Fatwas (religious edicts), declaring “watching TV is illegitimate | Read more|

OPERATION DURYODHAN

October 16, 2017
Cobrapost

This was the first of its kind of sting operations in India, in which 11 members of Parliament, from different political parties, were captured on camera accepting money to table questions on the floor of the Parliament, 10 belonged to the Lok Sabha (lower house) while 1 was from the Rajya Sabha (upper house). | Read more|

BANK OF MAHARASHTRA, CASE 1

October 13, 2017
Cobrapost

Bank of Maharashtra, Case 1: V. D. Kolhatkar, Chief Manager, Gurgaon, Haryana A responsible banker, handles all the underhand deals responsibly, and by himself. And he is meticulous, needs a plan for every meeting. | Read more|

OPERATION M.P. FLATS

October 13, 2017
Cobrapost

This episode showed how several MPs unlawfully rent out their officially allocated government premises for commercial use. Our reporters also managed to take some of these houses on rent without going through any background check or verification, highlighting the security lapse too. | Read more|

HDFC BANK, CASE 3: K. GERARD, BRANCH MANAGER; M. KUMAR, FINANCIAL CONSULTANT, HDFC BANK, VENKATESWARAN K, TERRITORY MANAGER, HDFC STANDARD LIFE INSURANCE, CHENNAI

October 13, 2017
Cobrapost

“Cash we do not collect it as such actually. But in other banks mein we deposit cash and take DDs also.” – Gerard Posing as a real estate businessman, the Cobrapost journalist visited this branch of HDFC Bank in Mylapore, Chennai. His stated purpose: A certain politician wants to invest black money. Would the ban | Read more|