Monday, Nov 28, 2022

ISRO spy case


Nambi Narayanan influenced CBI probe in ISRO spy case through land deals with agency officials: Kerala HC told

November 10, 2021 2:05 pm

Vijayan, along with 17 other former Kerala police and IB officials, is facing a CBI probe for allegedly falsely implicating Narayanan and some others in the 1994 spying case.

ISRO spy case: Women held in 1994 moves Kerala HC against two ex-police officers bail plea

July 15, 2021 12:38 pm

The two women have alleged that the joint plea moved by S Vijayan and Thampi S Durga Dutt "contains false contentions" and if any relief was granted, then justice would be denied to the Maldives nationals.

Intelligence Bureau pressured senior cops to arrest Nambi Narayanan: Kerala ex-DGP

July 07, 2021 7:17 am

The Supreme Court, acting upon a committee report, had earlier directed the CBI to investigate officials of the state police and central agencies, which probed the ISRO spy case.

Kerala cabinet nod to Rs 1.3 crore compensation to ex-ISRO scientist

December 27, 2019 3:00 am

In 2018, he was compensated Rs 50 lakh by the Supreme Court for “unnecessary arrest, harassment and mental cruelty”.

There’s Space for Petty Gains

September 22, 2018 12:16 am

Veteran rocket engineer S Nambi Narayanan on being embroiled in the ISRO spy case along with six other colleagues and how the fictitious case set India's space programme back by years.

ISRO spy case: Former scientist K Chandrasekhar dies before verdict he wanted

September 19, 2018 9:59 am

The case was first investigated by the Kerala police and later handed over to the CBI, which found no espionage as was alleged to have taken place.

ISRO spy case: DIG who ‘indiscriminately’ ordered arrest, officers who ‘suppressed’ info face probe 

September 15, 2018 2:42 pm

In 2011, the then Kerala government had contended that neither the chief judicial magistrate’s court, which accepted the CBI’s closure reported in the case, nor the Supreme Court had issued any direction to take action against the officers.

Who is Nambi Narayanan?

April 02, 2021 10:45 am

While working at ISRO, Narayanan was accused of selling vital secrets associated with Indian space technology to Pakistan. Though he was later acquitted by a CBI court and the Supreme Court in 1998, he spent a total of 50 days in jail along with fellow scientist D Sasikumar and four others.

Supreme Court notice to Kerala on ex-ISRO scientist’s appeal

July 10, 2015 4:33 am

A report by the CBI had found Mathew and two retired SPs, K K Joshua and S Vijayan, responsible for his illegal arrest.

1994 ISRO spy case: Review decision to not act against policemen, HC tells Kerala govt

October 21, 2014 2:50 am

The court said the government should review the decision, which, according to the court, was a challenge to the judicial system.