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#BritishAirwaysHack: All it took was 22 lines of code

12 Sep 2018

#BritishAirwaysHack: All it took was 22 lines of code

Following a massive security breach that left the data of 380,000 British Airways customers compromised, cybersecurity firm RiskIQ has now found that it took hackers a mere 22 lines of code to steal the data.

Jio Institute named 'Institution of Eminence' with IITs, IISc. Seriously?

09 Jul 2018

Jio Institute named 'Institution of Eminence' with IITs, IISc. Seriously?

Two years after the Modi government announced that it would brand some top educational institutes as 'Institution(s) of Eminence', only six institutes have made the cut.

Tollywood sex-racket in US: Businessman's wife demanded $2,500 for "3-hrs-2-times"

29 Jun 2018

Tollywood sex-racket in US: Businessman's wife demanded $2,500 for "3-hrs-2-times"

US officials have revealed a barrage of evidence against a top Telugu businessman-turned-film producer and his wife, who were allegedly running a sex-racket with young Tollywood actresses.

IPL betting-scam: All you need to know about bookie Sonu

03 Jun 2018

IPL betting-scam: All you need to know about bookie Sonu

The arrest of wanted bookie Sonu Jalan in an IPL betting racket might be the beginning of the end of several high-profile careers, police believe.

Gurugram: Fake call center which swindled thousands of dollars busted

23 May 2018

Gurugram: Fake call center which swindled thousands of dollars busted

Gurugram Police has busted yet another call center scam operating from the heart of the city, and arrested three people running the racket.

Hyderabad: Former Paytm employee duped dozens of users through KYC

09 May 2018

Hyderabad: Former Paytm employee duped dozens of users through KYC

A former Paytm employee based in Hyderabad found a way to cheat customers of their hard-earned money by exploiting the platform's Know Your Customer (KYC) system.

Delhi government clerk, 'mastermind' of hi-tech SSC cheating racket, arrested

07 May 2018

Delhi government clerk, 'mastermind' of hi-tech SSC cheating racket, arrested

Delhi government clerk Harpal Singh Chikara, the alleged mastermind of a hi-tech SSC (Staff Selection Commission) cheating gang, has been nabbed after more than a month on the run.

Tins and condoms, all that's needed for smuggling liquid cocaine

19 Apr 2018

Tins and condoms, all that's needed for smuggling liquid cocaine

It seems condoms are not just used during coitus, but also for smuggling cocaine, as the arrest of three foreign nationals in Delhi - two Brazilians and one African - proved.

Delhi: Man held for 500 robberies, 12 stolen vehicles seized

11 Apr 2018

Delhi: Man held for 500 robberies, 12 stolen vehicles seized

Delhi Police arrested a 34-year-old man yesterday for his involvement in around 500 robbery cases.

Bengaluru man lured job-seeking women as 'HR', sexually exploited them

29 Mar 2018

Bengaluru man lured job-seeking women as 'HR', sexually exploited them

This man spent months targeting vulnerable job-seeking women. Posing as HR, he would contact them, mostly flight-crew aspirants, and make them face 'video interviews.'

SSC exam-cheating: Hi-tech Delhi gang remote-accessed candidates' computer, solved paper

29 Mar 2018

SSC exam-cheating: Hi-tech Delhi gang remote-accessed candidates' computer, solved paper

Delhi Police have busted a gang that helped Staff Selection Commission (SSC) candidates clear their exam by appearing it on behalf of them.

'Authentic' websites, 'no-money' assurance: Job-scam fooled people in 3 states

23 Mar 2018

'Authentic' websites, 'no-money' assurance: Job-scam fooled people in 3 states

Reports of job scams aren't uncommon in India, where unemployment is rampant, but a racket in the south has stood apart due to its elaborate nature.

How this Mumbai-based firm duped lenders of Rs. 4,000cr

19 Mar 2018

How this Mumbai-based firm duped lenders of Rs. 4,000cr

Investigators have taken action against businessmen accused of duping over 20 lenders of Rs. 4,000cr, reports TOI.

Another Nirav Modi-like scam surfaces at PNB's Brady House branch

15 Mar 2018

Another Nirav Modi-like scam surfaces at PNB's Brady House branch

Reports have emerged of another scam at PNB's Brady House branch in Mumbai, the site of the infamous Rs. 12,650cr Nirav Modi scam.

For northeast's trafficking victims, a complete loss of Indian identity

11 Mar 2018

For northeast's trafficking victims, a complete loss of Indian identity

Mercy Bawm from Mizoram wanted to support her family, so in 2014, she reached Singapore through 'agents.'

Rotomac's Vikram Kothari, son arrested for Rs. 3,695cr loan default

23 Feb 2018

Rotomac's Vikram Kothari, son arrested for Rs. 3,695cr loan default

The CBI has arrested Rotomac Chairman Vikram Kothari and his son Rahul for siphoning off bank loans worth Rs. 3,695 cr.

Visitors to Bharatpur, beware of these 'OLX conmen'

21 Feb 2018

Visitors to Bharatpur, beware of these 'OLX conmen'

Conmen in Rajasthan's Bharatpur seem to have devised their own scam, and despite over 50 arrests, the racket is still thriving.

Pune call center which cheated 11,000 Americans busted

08 Feb 2018

Pune call center which cheated 11,000 Americans busted

Pune police busted a call center scam in the Koregaon Park area earlier this week and arrested three men running the operations.

Fake jobs scam targets AirAsia: Know how to protect yourself

15 Jan 2018

Fake jobs scam targets AirAsia: Know how to protect yourself

Fake jobs scam in India are a dime a dozen. The latest to warn people is AirAsia, which has reportedly received several complaints regarding fraudulent offers on their behalf.