Rocketry’s co-director Prajesh Sen talks about his association with Nambi Narayanan, co-authoring the scientist’s biography, making a documentary on him and more
These SIM cards were subscribed in the name of Indian fishermen of Gujarat who were arrested by PMSA in 2020 when the fishermen were fishing in the high seas.
Investigation revealed that they had conspired with other accused based in Visakhapatnam, Mumbai and Gujarat for gathering sensitive information for conducting terror acts in India.
ISRO espionage case: SC to hear CBI's plea against anticipatory bail granted to former officials on February 25
AS Raju had said it's a 'very serious matter' and there may be a larger conspiracy at the behest of foreign hands which is being investigated.
ISRO espionage case: Supreme Court agrees to hear CBI's plea against anticipatory bail granted to four
The CBI, in its probe, had said that the then top police officials in Kerala were responsible for Narayanan's illegal arrest.
Mathews is the fourth accused in a case relating to conspiracy to frame former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan and others in the 1994 espionage case.
A PIL was filed in the Orissa High Court claiming that the Odisha Police crime branch, which is now investigating the case, is not capable of probing it and will not be able to reveal the truth.
It is, however, not clear whether she was the same woman who had honey-trapped the five accused and allegedly extracted information from them, the police said.
The government alleged that beginning in December 2013, Yanjun Xu recruited experts who worked at aviation companies, including GE Aviation in Cincinnati.
The sailors received money from the agents through a Hawala operator based in Mumbai.
Siby Mathews contended that time limit imposed on pre-arrest bail granted to him ought to be set aside, as it was in violation of the law settled by the Supreme Court.
Sources said the lady handler had been calling the accused from different locations after initially establishing a link with them through WhatsApp.
The five ITR employees' seven-day Odisha Police Crime Branch remand ended on Saturday, and they will now be sent to judicial custody.
ISRO Case: Siby Mathews moves HC against 60 days time limit imposed on anticipatory bail granted to him
In his plea, Mathews contended that the time limit imposed on the pre-arrest bail granted to him ought to be set aside, as it was in stark violation of the law settled by the Constitution Bench of SC.
Earlier in the day, the court of Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate at Balasore granted remand of the five, including a staffer and four contractual employees of at ITR for a week.