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Actor Aftad Shivadasani Lost Rs 1.50 Lakh In Fraud

Actor Aftab Shivadasani fell victim to a Rs 1.50 lakh online fraud and filed a case against two unidentified individuals at Bandra police station on October 9. A day earlier, on October 8, the actor received a message regarding his Axis Bank account suspension due to missing PAN card detail. He was asked to click a link and was guided by a person claiming to be bank official, got duped.

Tue, 10 Oct 2023 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Aftab Shivdasani, Duped, Axis Bank, Fraudsters, Cyber Crime

Jawan Leaked Online

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Jawan Film Clips Gets Leak, Red Chillies Entertainment Registers FIR

Shockingly, clips from Shahrukh Khan's movie 'Jawan' have gone viral. Acting upon it, Red Chillies Entertainment has filed a case against an unidentified individual for alleged theft under the Information Technology Act. The case was lodged at Santacruz police station on August 10. As per the FIR, someone stole clips from the 'Jawan' movie and shared them on Twitter, thereby violating copyright. The probe is underway.

Sat, 12 Aug 2023 - 11:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, Clips Leaked Online, FIR Registered, Shah Rukh Khan, Jawan

Cyber threat

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Mumbai Man Loses Rs 1.30 Lakhs In Cyber Fraud

A case of cyber fraud has come to light where a man lost ₹1.30 lakhs without sharing any OTP or clicking on any suspicious links. According to the FIR, Sabirali Ansari (47) a resident of Borivali West, is a sand cement shop keeper. He has two savings bank accounts. He had linked his Union Bank savings account with Google pay and Paytm for online transactions.

Wed, 09 Aug 2023 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, Online Fraud, Mumbai man, IT, case


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ED Attaches Assets Worth Rs 3.40 Crores Against Anil Jaisinghani

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has made significant progress in the investigation against cricket bookie Anil Jaisinghani under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA). Following a complaint filed by Vadodara Police Station in Gujarat in 2015, ED initiated investigations and found evidence of Jaisinghani's involvement in cricket betting activities and the accumulation of substantial illicit funds through fraudulent means.… read-more

Sun, 18 Jun 2023 - 10:51 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, cricket bookie, ED, MONEY LAUNDERING, Fraud, Anil Jaisingani

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Duo Booked For Duping Women Of Rs 8 Lakhs: Mumbai

The Andheri police have booked a duo for allegedly duping two women of Rs 8 lakh on the pretext of helping them rent a house. The accused were identified as Rajendra Maskar and Vaibhav Mhaskar.  As per the FIR, Marigrace Pritam, 47, had approached an agent for buying an accommodation in the Dhivate Chawl in Gudavali, Kandivali. The agent then introduced her to the duo.

Thu, 01 Jun 2023 - 09:53 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Duped, Woman, Cyber Crime, Fraud News, Police


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Punjab Man Shares Objectionable Photos Of Woman, Arrested

A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly harassing a woman by uploading her objectionable photos and mobile phone number on social media platforms, said the Delhi Police. The accused, Amandeep Kumar, hails from Punjab's Kapurthala, they added. According to police, the accused, who is unemployed, had a habit of surfing sexual content online and had randomly done this act "for fun".  A case has been registered and investigation… read-more

Tue, 23 May 2023 - 06:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, arrested, Punjab Man, Objectionable Photos, FIR

Cyberabad Police

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Cyberabad Police Busts Gang Involved In Biggest Cyber Data Theft

The Cyberabad Police busted a gang of six members, which is involved in India's 'biggest' data theft, which affected approximately 16 crores of people. On March 23, the Cyberabad Police Commissioner Stephen Ravindra confirmed the arrest of six members; Kafil Ahmed, Mohd. Jamal, Mohd. Asif, Chirag, Virendra Singh, Pradeep Walia, Akash, Vikas Puri and Ateet Das. They seized 12 mobiles, 3 laptops, 2 CPUs and… read-more

Fri, 24 Mar 2023 - 10:36 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hyderabad Police, Cyber Crime, Data Theft, Gang Busted, arrested

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Chandigarh Protest

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Chandigarh University Protested Against Online Leak Of Objectionable Videos Of Girls

Students gathered and called a massive protest at Chandigarh University in Mohali amid the leak of objectionable videos of 60 girls. Notably, a girl allegedly leaked personal videos of her dorm mates and posted the films on online porn sites. According to reports, the Mohali police have questioned the girl about the incident and registered a case for further investigation. The Cyber Branch has been involved and FIR registered.

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 - 10:50 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, Porn Sites, Mohali Police, Girl Accused, Fire

Urfi Javed

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Urfi Javed's Online Molestor Behind Bars, Actress Thanks Mumbai Police

Actress and 'Bigg Boss OTT' fame Urfi Javed took to Instagram and extended gratitude to the Mumbai Police for arresting the man, who allegedly threatened her. Notably, Javed filed filed an FIR against a man, whose photo she already shared on Instagram, saying that he has been harassing her and even gave cyber-rape threats. On August 17, Urfi said, "Good news! This molestor is behind the bars! Thanku @mumbaipolice."

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 08:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cyber Crime, Mumbai Police, Urfi Javed, Bigg Boss OTT, tv industry

Online Fraud

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Woman Duped Of Rs 1 Lakh Through Phishing Link, Police Registers Case

In Mumbai, an air hostess registered an FIR with the Bhandup police, after being duped by cyber fraudsters of Rs 1 lakh. Notably, the victim shared some bank details on a phishing link, in order to claim her 'birthday gift' from an online shopping company. Although the voucher was displayed on her regular shopping, website, it was a phishing link. The police registered a case and launched an investigation.

Fri, 08 Jul 2022 - 01:33 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mumbai, Cyber Crime, fraudster, Phishing, Shopping Site