ATM

  • SBI says most of Hudhud-hit branches in Andhra now operational 3 days ago

    Mumbai: State Bank of India said it has restored normal operations at almost all the 225 branches affected by the cyclone 'Hudhud' in Andhra Pradesh. "Of the 225 branches in the affected districts of Visakhapatnam, Vijaynagaram and Srikakulam, as many as 195 branches have been brought to normal as of...
  • Ingenious thieves use jackfruit sap to steal money from ATMs October 8, 2014

    Manila: Philippine thieves have been using low-tech sticky tree sap to rob high-tech cash dispenser machines in banks, police said Tuesday. Jackfruit sap is daubed on a metal bar that thieves insert into the card slot of automated teller machines, said a suburban Manila police spokesman Inspector Edwin Malabanan. Whenever a person...
  • Rs 23 lakh goes missing from cash van October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Around Rs 23 lakh went missing from a cash van in Central Delhi's Paharganj area on Tuesday evening under mysterious circumstances. The incident took place around 6:15 PM when the cash van, which belonged to a private company, reached an ATM at Paharganj. "As a couple of its staff...
  • Hyderabad boys set example September 21, 2014

    Three boys from Hyderabad set an example by informing the police about an ATM's cash door which was left open due to some technical snag. ...
  • A few good men: 3 boys in Hyderabad find ATM door opened with Rs 25 lakh cash, inform police September 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a strange incident in Hyderabad, the cash door of a State Bank of Hyderabad ATM was found open due to technical problem. The incident was reported by three boys staying in nearby hostel on Friday night. The boys had gone to withdraw money from the ATM in SR...
  • Maximum complaints against nationalised banks September 10, 2014

    Chandigarh: Bank customers continued to have maximum grievances against nationalised banks as over 68 per cent of complaints were filed against these banks including SBI group in 201314. Complaints pertaining to ATM transactions and nonadherence of fair business practices topped among the complaints, Banking Ombudsman (Chandigarh) RK Sood said on Wednesday. The...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Thieves decamp with ATM machine with Rs 11 lakh inside September 7, 2014

    Srikakulam (AP): Unidentified persons stole an entire ATM machine of a nationalised bank containing about Rs 11 lakh in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The incident took place at Kotturu. The thieves entered the ATM kiosk early this morning, applied...
  • Water ATMs in Rajasthan: A Rs 5 card swipe gives 20 litres of drinking water August 30, 2014

    Barmer: A Scottish energy major and modern technology have combined to bring about a revolution in two districts of Rajasthan that were infamous due to the scarcity of potable water. Thanks to water ATMs, many otherwise arid villages here have 24x7 access to the commodity at the swipe of a...
  • RBI reduces free crossbank ATM transactions to 3 per month in metros August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India reduced free usage of other bank automated teller machines (ATMs) to three per month from five as the number of such machines has increased to 160,000 by Marchend from 27,000 seven years earlier, it said on Thursday. The reduction will, however, not be applicable...
  • Man electrocuted while withdrawing money from ATM on outskirts of Delhi August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A man was electrocuted on Saturday while he was withdrawing money from ATM. The incident took place in Holambi Kala village on the outskirts of Delhi. The pole outside the ATM was exposed due to the rain leading to the electrocution. Locals are on a dharna demanding action against the...
  • Watch and try not to cry: A bank converts its ATM into an 'Automated Thanking Machine' to give out free money and gifts to loyal customers August 1, 2014

    Canadian bank TD Canada Trust found a way to thank its loyal customers that was so heartfelt that it will overwhelm and move you to tears. The bank converted its ATMs into 'talking' Automated Thanking Machines and gave away free money to every customer. Each got $20 doled out in...
  • RBI Governor launches Indian Bank's mobile branches July 12, 2014

    Chennai: As part of the urban financial inclusion initiative by public sector Indian Bank, two mobile branches with ATM facility was launched by RBI Governor Raghuram G Rajan. Rajan recently launched two mobile branches with ATM facility to provide banking services in areas of Royapuram, Tiruvotriyur, Tondiarpet in North Chennai...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 8, 2014

    This week, a mother demands strong punishment for a man who attempted to rape her three year old baby,a teacher picks up CJ mike to appeal the Jammu and Kashmir government for better facilities and remuneration at mobile season schools in the state, a young dancer from Bangalore wants stronger...
  • RBI to banks: Make all new ATMs talking machines from July May 21, 2014

    All new ATMs to be installed by commercial banks from July 2014 onwards would provide audible instructions and Braille keypads to customers, RBI said on Wednesday. The RBI's directive on Wednesday came on its prior advice to banks in 2009 to make bank branches and ATMs accessible to people with disabilities...
  • Delhi: Draw water from ATMs for 30 paise under DJB's new initiative May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Soon residents of the resettlement colonies in the national capital would be able to draw water from waterATMs paying a token amount of 30 paise under a new initiative by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB). The DJB, in collaboration with the Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), recently launched...
  • Two arrested in alleged ATM card fraud case May 13, 2014

    Two persons, allegedly the members of an interstate gang which withdraws money online wrongfully from other people's account have been arrested, police said on Monday. Taking cognisance of several complaints during last three months, district police has formed a task force headed by Additional SP (Operation) to look into the cases,...
  • Minors over 10 years can operate bank accounts: RBI May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Minors above 10 years of age can open and operate independently savings bank account and use other facilities like ATM and cheque books. The Reserve Bank on Tuesday issued the guidelines allowing minors to operate bank accounts independently with a view to promote financial inclusion and bring uniformity...
  • Commercial establishments in residential areas to face sealing drive April 26, 2014

    Several commercial establishments including banks, ATMs, nursing homes, coaching centres, cyber cafes and private schools running in residential sectors are going to face the heat as Ghaziabad Development Authority has launched a drive against them. Allahabad High Court in September last year had directed GDA to seal all buildings in residential...
  • An ATM in Mumbai sells water for Re 1 per litre March 23, 2014

    Residents of the city can now buy water from an ATM, that too at an affordable price of Rs 1 per litre. In a first-of-its-kind for Mumbaikars, non-profit group Vandana Foundation has started 'AQUATM', a water vending machine. "The ATM can vend up to 1,000 litres per day. The water from AQUATM...
  • Banks, ATMs may be hit as Windows XP support ends in April March 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Banking operations, including ATM services, may be hit as support from Microsoft for Windows XP operating system will end from April 8, the RBI said on Wednesday asking banks to take immediate steps to control this. The end of support for Windows XP is likely to increase the probability...
  • West Bengal: Man allegedly rapes mentally challenged woman in ATM March 13, 2014

    Kolkata: A mentally challenged woman was allegedly raped by a miscreant in an ATM in West Bengal's Howrah district early Wednesday, police said. The incident happened in the Nazirganj area. The accused has been arrested, a police officer said. The ATM did not have a security guard. Witnesses said the alleged culprit...
  • 3D printers, Bitcoin and Microsoft's Titanfall top attractions at SXSW March 12, 2014

    Austin: Bitcoin, 3-D printed candy and George Takei, the Star Trek-actor-turned-Facebook-phenomenon, are among the attractions this week at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, where the geek set is slowly filing out to make room for hordes of musicians descending on the city. Known as the launching pad of...
  • ATM machine with Rs 20 lakh cash stolen January 25, 2014

    An ATM machine was stolen from its cabin along with the money in it estimated to be Rs 20 lakhs in Sikar district of Rajasthan. The machine, belonging to State Bank of India installed in a cabin at Dhol road, was found missing on Sunday morning, Sikar SP, Haidar Ali...
  • Gujarat: Just like ATM, Amul launches 'Any Time Milk' machine in Anand January 25, 2014

    Anand: A 'Any Time Milk' machine has been installed at Anand's Amul Dairy in Gujarat and plans are underway to replicate the model across major cities of India as well. The machine dispenses a 300ml pouch of fresh milk for Rs 10. Anand resident Karan Sood said, "Our milk vendor is...
  • Bangalore ATM attack: Banks seek more time to upgrade security January 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Nearly two months since the brutal attack inside a Bangalore ATM left a lady partially paralyzed, there have been no arrests. What's more is that banks have sought more time to implement the strict guidelines recommended following the incident. The Bangalore police reviewed security at ATMs after the 45day...
  • Bangalore: Two months after brutal attack, ATMs still lack security January 20, 2014

    Bangalore: Even two months after a lady was brutally attacked and robbed at a Bangalore ATM, the investigation has made little progress and police is still searching for the culprit. What is more disturbing is that citing delay in supply of equipments as a reason, several banks are yet to...
  • Bangalore: ATM guard foils robbery bid, police arrest 1 December 30, 2013

    Bangalore: A month after a woman was brutally attacked by an assailant inside an ATM, one person belonging to a twomember gang was arrested for attempting to break open an ATM in the wee hours in Bangalore on Monday. The ATM guard foiled the robbery attempt by two armed men. The...
  • Bangalore ATM attack survivor discharged from hospital after a month December 22, 2013

    Bangalore: A month after a 44yearold woman was attacked inside an ATM in Bangalore, the survivor has finally been discharged. Even thought the entire incident was caught ion CCTV, the attacker is still at large. Jyothi Uday Kumar, a bank officer who was brutally attacked inside an ATM in November, said...
  • Bangalore: Cash reward raised to 5 lakh for information on ATM attacker December 17, 2013

    Clueless even almost a month after the brutal attack on a woman bank official at an unguarded ATM kiosk at Bangalore, police on Monday increased from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5 lakh cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. Ever since the gory attack caught on...
  • Cash reward for info on ATM attacker raised to Rs 5 lakh December 16, 2013

    Bangalore: Clueless even almost a month after the brutal attack on a woman bank official at an unguarded ATM kiosk in Bangalore, police on Monday increased from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5 lakh cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. Ever since the gory attack caught...