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Govt ‘not perturbed’ over ATM dispensing fake bank notes: Minister

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Govt ‘not perturbed’ over ATM dispensing fake bank notes: Minister

New Delhi: Just yesterday,  we were shocked at the news that a State Bank of India ATM machine was dispensing play notes instead of the real stuff. This is scary for ATM users all over the country. However, a minister says the government is ‘not perturbed’ over counterfeit currency being dispensed, says a PTI report on […]

Biharis hired to derail trains by  Pak Spy Agency ?

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Biharis hired to derail trains by Pak Spy Agency ?

Motihari (Bihar):  Is there a shadowy network of terror that lurks in the backwoods of Bihar? The local police say they have nabbed some Bihar fellows hired by a Nepali working for a Pakistan spy ring to derail trains! The role of ISI in the recent train disaster in Kanpur was being suspected after Bihar […]

Hooch hauls and arrests in Benaras

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Hooch hauls and arrests in Benaras

Varanasi (Benaras, UP): The bye-lanes of the Holy city are swimming in hooch, it would seem! Eight persons were today arrested and 65 litres of illicit liquor was seized during different raids conducted at various places across the city, police said. Now that the elections are on and the eye of the EC monitors things […]

Mumbai Call Centre Scam Case Progress…

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Mumbai Call Centre Scam Case Progress…

The Thane police in Bombay (Mumbai) on Friday (December 2) chargesheeted 80 people in the call centre scam in which callers from bogus call centres in the Mira Road area and Bhayandar duped US citizens by pretending to be calling from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The Thane police said they will also be charging […]

Better Watch out, not for Santa but the Tax-man at the door!

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Better Watch out, not for Santa but the Tax-man at the door!

New Delhi: Warning ! Those who are  depositing their unaccounted old currency in someone else’s bank account! The tax department has decided to slap charges under the newly enforced Benami Transactions Act against violators! You may be  penalized, prosecuted and ‘chalkki peeso’ in jail!  And rigorous jail term of a maximum seven years. Official sources […]

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Will cash crunch bring more farmer suicides?

Demonetization in India. It’s not just inconvenience, it’s drastic forced bankruptcy! Rural India is in turmoil while the chattering classes discuss whether or not there is a ‘chip’ in the new two-thousand rupee bank notes. According to a report from a village in Uttar Pradesh called Bulandshahr, Indian farmer Zakir Khan should be sowing his winter […]

Bihar Court makes old man pay for the crimes of his youth!

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Bihar Court makes old man pay for the crimes of his youth!

The Special Courts in Bihar took six long years to punish a corrupt man, but it has finally happened!  The first conviction in a disproportionate assets case under the provisions of Bihar Special Courts Act, 2009, came on Monday(Nov 14), a little over six years after the Act came into force in the state. A […]

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50 percent of ATM frauds from Jharkhand

Is Jharkhand the cyber-crime capital of India? According to an article in a leading business magazine, this is probably true! Jamtara district in Jharkhand is one of India’s biggest organised cyber crime hubs, with one police station alone accounting for over 50% of ATM, and debit/credit card frauds. Jamtara is one of the biggest centres […]

Udaipur-Mumbai link for India’s largest Drug Haul

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Udaipur-Mumbai link for India’s largest Drug Haul

Officials say they have discovered one of India’s largest-ever drug hauls concealed in a secret room inside a fizzy drinks factory. More than 20 million  tablets of the banned drug Mandrax, with an estimated street value of Rs 31,500 million, were seized in the western city of Udaipur in October. Subhas Dudhani, a Bollywood producer, […]

Now we’re scared of ‘artificial eggs’ from China!

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Now we’re scared of ‘artificial eggs’ from China!

While some politically motivated trolls are flooding social media with ‘demands’ to  boycott of Chinese products grow during the festive season, a new rumour has put the  locals of the southern Indian State of Kerala  in a flurry. Some swear they are finding very unusual goods in their kitchen. There is a noise from Kerala […]

Indian Call Centres cheat Americans, 72 arrests so far

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Indian Call Centres cheat Americans, 72 arrests so far

Police in Thane, Bombay say they have arrested 70 call-centre workers on suspicion of tricking American citizens into sending them money by posing as US tax officials. A total of 772 workers were arrested earlier on Wednesday in raids on nine fake call centres in a Bombay (Mumbai) suburb, a senior police official told Reuters […]

Reliance Jio customers sing while TRAI- DoT play pass the parcel

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Reliance Jio customers sing while TRAI- DoT play pass the parcel

New Delhi: ‘Jio’ live life to the fullest with your free 4 G from Reliance till it will start charging you for services in a couple of weeks’ time. A game of passing the parcel between the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) over Reliance Jio’s controversial extended field trials […]

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