In Maharashtra, Suresh Malkani (73,) the president of the Vivekananda Education Society (VES), Chembur, filed a complaint against Vishwak Enterprises owner Rahul Chite, in Dombivali for allegedly cheating him of Rs 10 lakhs. On July 6, Suresh said, he intended to purchase a 160 kilovolt-amps capacity generator and invited online quotations. Reacting to this, the VES offered to provide it for Rs. 11,15,100. After taking advance, they… read-more
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Bollywood actress Ameesha Patel, who was accused of cheating film producer-businessman Ajay Kumar Singh of Rs 3 crore, surrendered in Ranchi on June 17. She surrenders in connection to a cheque bounce case. Notably, Ajay had accused the actress of borrowing Rs 2.5 crore from him under the pretext of making a film, but neither did she ever finish it, nor did she return the money.
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Chess champion Magnus Carlsen, who became news headlines for his behaviour of leaving a virtual match in between, has now accused his contender Hans Niemann of cheating. On September 27, Carlsen tweeted his reason for withdrawal mid-game. "I believe that Neimann has cheated more and more recently than he has publically admitted." Magnus added, "This game contributed to changing my perspective". He also asked for enhanced security, to avoid… read-more
In a case of cheating, the son of a police officer has been allegedly deceived of Rs 50,000 on the pretext of getting a job in Gigolo service. Reportedly, the victim is a resident of Kingsway New Police Lines area, and is the son of an assistant sub-inspector of police. The police stated that the victim received a WhatsApp message offering him a job in Gigolo service.
Sathish Sivalingam, two-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist, urged young athletes to avoid cheating in their quest for achievement on June 5. The 29-year-old shared experiences from his path as a champion weightlifter with contestants at a Khelo India Youth Games anti-doping workshop. He emphasized how small errors can lead to severe outcomes in the event of food or beverage contamination.
A police constable has been booked for allegedly raping and cheating a woman colleague in Maharashtra, on May 25. The accused the woman constable involved in the case are both posted in Palghar district. According to the complaint, the accused raped the woman constable on multiple occasions under the pretext of marrying her. A case been registered under IPC Section 374 (Rape) and Section 420 (Cheating).
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Two medical students were caught allegedly trying to cheat with a Bluetooth device surgically implanted in their ear while taking an exam, in Indore. In addition, a "flying squad" of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya caught them in the final year exam at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College. Notably, one student had hidden a device with SIM in his vest, while another had a cell phone through which he made calls.
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Hearing a case of cheating, the Bombay High Court said that if a woman and man do sex by mutual consent, it cannot be called cheating. Reportedly, Palghar resident Kashinath Gharat was made accused of cheating for having physical relations with a woman for three years on the pretext of marriage. In 1999, a lower court convicted him for cheating and acquitted him of the rape charge.
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Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone starrer '83' caught themselves in trouble as a complaint was filed against the makers. Reportedly, UAE-based financer invested nearly Rs 16 crores in the movie and was assured good returns by Vibri Media. However, over not receiving anything in return, the businessman filed a case of cheating and criminal conspiracy against the makers at the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate Court in Mumbai.
In Maharashtra's Aurangabad, a man got cheated while ordering food online which costed him Rs 89,000. As per PTI, the man placed an order using his credit card, from a well known restaurant after noticing the offer they were providing. Furthermore, a complaint was filed at the MIDC police station under section 420 of the IPC and relevant… read-more
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