February: India TV Spycam catches two Bihar MLAs having sex with call girls in Bihar Bhawan, Delhi.
February: India TV Swaminarayan sadhus from Gujarat shown having sex with their devotees.
March Congressman acting on behalf of the BJP caught indulging in horse-trading after the Jharkhand elections. Tape later given to the media.
March: India TV Operation Casting Couch traps actor Shakti Kapoor demanding sex from ‘aspirant’ actress.
March: India TV Actor Aman Verma shown taking a reporter (posing as an actress) looking for a role into his bedroom.
May: Aaj Tak Operation ‘Ghoos Mahal’ exposes 82 employees of the sales tax office in Delhi taking bribes.
August: Star News Jharkhand IG P.S. Natarajan suspended for forcing a tribal woman to have sex with him. She set a trap for him and roped in a TV channel.
October: India TV Govinda shown at a Dawood Ibrahim party with D Company members.
October: NDTV Spycam catches Delhi cop demanding a bribe to hand over the dead body of a suicide victim to his family.
November: NDTV Railway cops deployed on trains caught on camera harassing passengers and demanding money.
November: Star News Delhi doctors selling babies caught on spycam.
December: AAj TAk Aaj Tak-Cobrapost’s Operation Duryodhan: MPs caught on camera taking bribes for asking questions in Parliament.
December: Star News Operation Chakravyuh catches MPs accepting commission for alloting funds from their MPLAD quota.
December BJP general secretary Sanjay Joshi resigns after being caught on CD showing him in a compromising position with a woman. The CD is circulated among party members and the press.
December: Aaj Tak TV reporter masquerading as doctor gains entry into Amitabh Bachchan’s ICU room in Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital.
December News that Amar Singh’s phone was being tapped sparks off a major controversy.
Jan ’06: Kairali TV Kerala health minister K.K. Ramachandran Master resigns: a recording shows him instructing a district medical officer to depose in a favourable manner in an appointments scam case.
January: Star News Husband records wife beating him and gives the recording to the channel.
January Bihar transport minister Ajit Kumar posing as a truck driver records a DSP demanding a bribe of Rs 50,000.