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How Spy Cameras expose Scandals

In the past one year, tehelka.com has unearthed two major scandals using hidden cameras. In May 2000, video footage revealed cricketers involved in match-fixing. And now, senior politicians and defence ministry officials have been caught on camera, taking kickbacks or bribes from people selling arms. Whether these tapes will hold up in a court of law is not clear. What is...

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