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Official Secrets Act

Cyber security breach by military officials on WhatsApp unearthed, probe underway

Sources said that the strictest possible action would be taken against all the officials who are found guilty in the ongoing investigations

19 Apr 2022 12:11 PM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | The business of gagging retired spooks isn’t easy

Citizens of a democratic state have a right to know whether the money they pay in taxes is used for diabolical acts like murder and mayhem

05 Jun 2021 1:01 AM

Arnab chats: CWC demands JPC probe on violation of nationals security, Official Secrets Act

Silence from the government's side on what has been revealed has been deafenin, said Sonia Gandhi

22 Jan 2021 5:34 PM

Myanmar releases 2 Reuters journalists after over 500 days in jail

Reuters has said the two men did not commit any crime and had called for their release.

07 May 2019 9:45 AM

Put safeguards into secrets law

The law was intended to prevent espionage and was to be used against public servants supplying information to the enemy.

12 Mar 2019 2:36 AM


Jawan ‘honey-trapped’ into sharing crucial info

Achutanand Misra belongs to Rewa in Madhya Pradesh.

20 Sep 2018 1:50 AM

Two Reuters reporters get 7 years in jail in landmark secrets case

The United Nations in Myanmar had called for release of the imprisoned journalists.

03 Sep 2018 10:13 AM

Retired captain gets 7 yrs rigorous jail in 2006 Navy War Room leak case

The other accused in the case - Commander (Retd) Jarnail Singh Kalra- was acquitted by the court.

11 Jul 2018 4:19 PM

Punjab: Man working as spy for Pak's ISI held; maps, Army training manuals seized

The accused has been booked under the provisions of the Official Secrets Act, and Section 120-B of the IPC.

30 Mar 2018 10:52 AM

Police books woman for spying on PS

The incident occurred on Tuesday, after which the accused was arrested.

21 Dec 2017 3:10 AM


Myanmar exerts colonial law against Reuters' journalists

Myanmar has accused Reuters reporters Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, of breaching the country’s Official Secrets Act.

18 Dec 2017 1:05 PM

UP ATS begins probe into 'leak' of secret Army information to detectives

Some personnel were being interrogated and some documents have been seized for probe along with computers and pen drives.

05 Aug 2017 10:12 AM

UP ATS crackdown: Third ISI suspect nabbed

During their interrogation, names of some more persons cropped up, the official said, adding more arrests are likely.

04 May 2017 4:33 PM