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”.
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.
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.
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.
September 15, 2018 6:58 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.
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.
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.
October 20, 2014 3:59 pm
CBI said the officers had indiscriminately ordered arrest of the scientists without conducting a thorough interrogation.
December 08, 2013 4:31 am
BJP says its quid pro quo for clean chit in fabricated case against scientist.
November 12, 2013 2:59 am
Says govt targeting him after Modi visited Kerela for election rally