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Case Code: BECG149
Case Length: 13 Pages 
Period: 2013 - 2014    
Pub Date: 2017
Teaching Note: Available
Price:Rs.300
Organization : Tehelka
Industry : Media
Countries : India
Themes: Business Ethics/ Gender  / Organizational Behavior  
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Won the 2017 Dark Side Case Award organized by Critical Management Studies division of Academy of Management, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
 
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ABOUT TEHELKA AND ITS FOUNDER

 

In 2000, Tarun Tejpal co-founded Tehelka as an investigative news portal tehelka.com. After its launch, Tehelka broke new ground with its first sting operation called ‘Operation Fallen Heroes’, which exposed match-fixing and betting in Indian cricket. In 2001, Tehelka was again in the spotlight when its “Operation West End” exposed corruption in the Indian Defense ministry and how several Defense officials and politicians from the then-ruling coalition government had accepted bribes. The sting operation carried out by Tehelka, in which some of its journalists posed as arms dealers, secretly captured senior army officials and bureaucrats accepting bribes in a fake arms deal. This scandal pushed the Indian government to the brink of a crisis and caused the resignations of several officials including the then Defense Minister and the presidents of two of the parties of the ruling coalition. According to media analysts, this exposé gave Tehelka and Tarun a larger than life image..

 
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