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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.'
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.'
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.
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.
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.
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.