Articles about Central Crime Branch

Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva arrested in drugs case

12 Jan 2021

Entertainment
Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva arrested in drugs case

Film actor Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva was arrested by officials of the Bengaluru Crime Branch from Chennai on Monday night.

Loan app case: Chennai Police arrests 2 Chinese nationals

03 Jan 2021

India
Loan app case: Chennai Police arrests 2 Chinese nationals

Four people, including two Chinese nationals, have been arrested by the Chennai Police in connection with the loan apps case.

Vivek Oberoi's home searched in drugs case involving relative

15 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Vivek Oberoi's home searched in drugs case involving relative

Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi's home was today searched by the Bengaluru Police in connection with a high-profile drugs case involving his brother-in-law, Aditya Alva.

'ABCD' actor Kishore Shetty arrested for possession of drugs

19 Sep 2020

Entertainment
'ABCD' actor Kishore Shetty arrested for possession of drugs

Popular dancer and actor Kishore Shetty was on Saturday arrested by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) of Mangaluru Police for possession of drugs.

Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

06 Sep 2020

Entertainment
Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

Aditya Alva, who is the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, has been named among the 12 accused in the Karnataka drugs case.

Karnataka drugs case: Actor Ragini Dwivedi detained, her house searched

04 Sep 2020

Entertainment
Karnataka drugs case: Actor Ragini Dwivedi detained, her house searched

The Central Crime Branch (CCB) of Bengaluru on Friday detained film actor Ragini Dwivedi in connection with its investigation into the alleged drug menace in Kannada film industry.

Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

26 Oct 2019

Sports
Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

The Karnataka Premier League (KPL) has been under the scanner of late owing to the allegations that some of the teams were involved in illegal activity of betting and match-fixing.

KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

25 Sep 2019

Sports
KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

The owner of Belagavi Panthers of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) was arrested on Tuesday in Bengaluru by the Central Crime Branch (CCB).

Chennai: Three held for leaking Class 10, 12 students' data

30 Jul 2018

India
Chennai: Three held for leaking Class 10, 12 students' data

Three people were arrested in Chennai on Saturday for allegedly leaking data of students who appeared for public school examinations.

Prakash Raj lodges plaint against PostCard news for derogatory articles

05 Apr 2018

Bengaluru
Prakash Raj lodges plaint against PostCard news for derogatory articles

Trouble seems to be mounting for arrested Postcard News co-founder Mahesh Vikram Hegde.

Postcard News founder arrested for allegedly spreading fake news

30 Mar 2018

India
Postcard News founder arrested for allegedly spreading fake news

The founder of Postcard News was arrested on Thursday for allegedly spreading fake news about a Jain monk attacked by a Muslim youth.

Prostitutes and escorts offer services on LinkedIn despite ban

18 Feb 2018

India
Prostitutes and escorts offer services on LinkedIn despite ban

Five years ago, LinkedIn noticed thousands of profiles on the platform offering sexual services including escorts, "happy-ending massages" and more.

Bengaluru: Man arrested for conning BSNL, running fake telephone exchange

26 Jan 2018

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Man arrested for conning BSNL, running fake telephone exchange

A former BPO employee was arrested for allegedly conning BSNL and causing huge losses to the telecom company.

Bengaluru: 3 foreigners arrested with cocaine worth Rs. 7 lakh

19 Jul 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: 3 foreigners arrested with cocaine worth Rs. 7 lakh

Central Crime Branch investigators caught three foreigners -a Nigerian, a Briton and a Mozambique- red handed and recovered six grams of cocaine worth Rs. 7.5 lakh from them at NGEF Layout, Byappanahalli, Bengaluru.

Karnataka: DIG Roopa provides more proof about officials being bribed

16 Jul 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka: DIG Roopa provides more proof about officials being bribed

In the wake of ongoing probe following submission of report by DIG (Prisons) D Roopa, 20 convicts were shifted from Parappana Agrahara Central Prison to Ballari prison.

Bengaluru's Phase 1 metro to be inaugurated on June 17

08 Jun 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru's Phase 1 metro to be inaugurated on June 17

Bengaluru's wait for Phase 1 metro will soon be over with its last leg to be inaugurated on June 17 by President Pranab Mukherjee.

Karnataka government wants to "rehabilitate" transgender beggars

29 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka government wants to "rehabilitate" transgender beggars

The government of Karnataka announced the formation of 'vigilance-squads' who will arrest transgender women begging on Bengaluru streets in order to "rehabilitate" them.

Karnataka witnessed non-PAN transactions worth Rs. 2,710 crore post demonetization

21 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka witnessed non-PAN transactions worth Rs. 2,710 crore post demonetization

Post demonetization, numerous jewellers, petrol bunk owners, real-estate developers and contractors from Karnataka deposited more than Rs. 2.5lakh in their bank accounts till 30th December, 2016.

Bengaluru: Serial rapist nabbed in gunfight

08 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Serial rapist nabbed in gunfight

On Tuesday, serial rapist Shivarama Reddy from Bengaluru was injured in a run-in with the police; he was shot at by one of the officers for trying to attack them.

Couple makes hoax bomb call to airport to delay flight

10 Feb 2017

Bengaluru
Couple makes hoax bomb call to airport to delay flight

A couple from BTM Layout, trying to fly to Kochi for their engagement, had a hoax-bomb threat made to Kempegowda Airport, as they were getting late.

Uteruses of 2,200 women in Kalaburagi removed in major racket

07 Feb 2017

Bengaluru
Uteruses of 2,200 women in Kalaburagi removed in major racket

2,200 women of the Lambani and Dalit communities in Kalaburagi have had their uteruses removed in a major racket.