ATM

  • 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 59 minutes ago

    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 water-ATMs 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 inter-state 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 300-ml 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 45-day...
  • 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 two-member 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 44-year-old 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...
  • ATM attack: Victim likely to be discharged from hospital today December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The victim of the Bangalore ATM attack is likely to be discharged on Monday. The woman was left paralysed following an attack by a man with a machete inside an ATM booth in November. The attack on Jyothi happened around 7 am on November 19, while she...
  • Pay more for safety, banks may raise ATM cost by Rs 6 per transaction December 7, 2013

    Mumbai: ATM usage is likely to get costlier as banks are planning to hike ATM charges by Rs 6 per transaction. The proposal to hike charges comes after a few state governments asked banks to tighten security at ATMs following the brutal assault of a customer inside an ATM in...
  • ATM may hike charges by Rs 6 per transaction December 6, 2013

    Mumbai: The ATM usage could get costlier as the banks may hike ATM charges by Rs 6 per transaction, according to CNBC-TV18. The proposal came after a customer was attacked inside an ATM in Bangalore and state government has stepped up the pressure on bank to improve security in ATM. A...
  • Chennai police chief meets bank officials to review safety measures December 3, 2013

    Chennai: In the backdrop of the gruesome attack on a bank employee in an ATM in Bangalore, the Chennai Police Commissioner S George met 105 representatives of around 40 banks in the city to review the security situation in ATMs. At the meeting, the police commissioner suggested various measures to...
  • Bangalore police gives more time to banks to install CCTV and alarms November 28, 2013

    Bangalore: Even as police continue to remain clueless on the whereabouts of the ATM attacker and have spread out a dragnet in Anantpur district in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh, Bangalore Police Commissioner has given some relief to banks on tight security for ATMs. Bowing to banks' demand that they need at...
  • Bangalore Police cracks down on unguarded ATMs, closes over 1000 booths November 26, 2013

    The Bangalore Police shut down about 1,050 ATMs across the city since late Sunday for not posting round-the-clock security guards and installing CCTV camera outside and burglar alarms in their kiosks. ...
  • Bangalore police shut down over 1000 unguarded ATMs November 25, 2013

    Bangalore: Cracking the whip, police shut down about 1,050 ATMs across the city since late Sunday for not posting round-the-clock security guards and installing CCTV camera outside and burglar alarms in their kiosks, an officer said Monday. "After the three-day deadline to comply with the security directive ended 4 p.m. Sunday,...
  • Bank in Andhra claims having footage of man resembling Bangalore ATM attacker November 25, 2013

    Officials of a PSU bank in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district on Monday said that they are in possession of CCTV footage of a man resembling the attacker of a woman bank officer at an ATM kiosk in Bangalore on November 19. The footage, captured on November 11 and 12, shows the...
  • Bangalore ATM attack: Police shut down 1000 ATMs November 25, 2013

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police has shut down more than 1000 ATMs of different banks for not following the recent security guidelines. After a murderous attack on a woman banker at an ATM, last week the city police had ordered all banks to post security guards outside the ATMs round the clock...
  • Bangalore ATM attacker was involved in murder of a woman in AP: Sources November 24, 2013

    Bangalore: Days after the brutal attack on a woman in an ATM in Bangalore shook the nation, sources have said that the assailant, who is on the run, is a repeat offender. He is believed to be involved in the murder of a woman in Andhra Pradesh a few days...