Cheating

  • Lok Sabha polls: Cheating case registered against Sriramulu 14-04-2014 01:27 PM

    A case of cheating involving Rs 2.96 crore has been registered against BJP Bellary candidate B Sriramulu on a complaint by a functionary of his previous party BSR Congress who claimed he was promised a ticket by him to contest the Lok Sabha polls. Sriramulu, who joined BJP recently, had...
  • Olympian archer Limba Ram duped of Rs 5 lakh, his Padma Shri certificate by student 27-03-2014 09:01 PM

    Olympian archer Limba Ram wasallegedly duped of Rs 5 lakh by his student who also took awayhis Padma Shri certificate in the name of opening an archeryacademy in Hanumangarh. Limba, who is now sports officer in Dungarpur district,lodged an FIR against the accused Praveen Sharma with JyotiNagar police station in...
  • Thirteen, including a school principal, arrested in exam paper leak racket 22-02-2014 10:32 AM

    Thirteen persons including a principal of a school in Jhalamand area in Johdhpur, were arrested while leaking answers to candidates for the II Grade teachers test in Jodhpur. The police arrested the 13 persons while they were providing answers to candidates appearing for the II Grade Teachers testat Pratibha Senior...
  • Delhi HC rejects plea for lodging cheating case against Kejriwal 19-02-2014 06:25 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea for a direction to CBI to register a case of cheating against former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for allegedly misleading the voters by making "false promises" in the poll manifesto. A bench of acting Chief Justice B D Ahmed and Justice...
  • Over 200 students caught cheating in Class 12 board exam, expelled 18-02-2014 03:45 PM

    More than 200 students have been caught cheating in the Class 12 board exam and expelled in the last three days. Nearly a dozen parents who helped them use unfair means were arrested, an official said on Tuesday. Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Rajmani Prasad said that the students...
  • Gang involved in forgery in Railway recruitment busted 14-02-2014 09:47 AM

    The Bihar police on Thursday busted a gang involved in cheating money in the name of recruitment in Railway with arrest of three persons. The Economic Offence Wing of the state police has recovered papers of properties worth Rs 2.26 crore from kingpin of the racket identified as Satyendra Kumar...
  • Kavi Nagar resident arrested for extortion, fraud 24-01-2014 11:36 PM

    A resident of the Kavi Nagar area in Ghaziabadhas been arrested for allegedly taking money fromgovernment officials and police personnel to get themtransfers of their choice.An Uttar Pradesh constable, too, has been arrested inconnection with the case.Police said that this accused usedto extort money from station house officers. The accused...
  • Two arrested for impersonating, 5 cops suspended 24-01-2014 09:35 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday arrested two men in Ghaziabad town for defrauding people by impersonating as a judge, senior administrative officer and a journalist. Five constables who colluded with them were also suspended, police said. Two of the arrested men are brothers -- the elder brother Vivek Rana is...
  • MP STF arrests 2 police recruits for using proxy in exam 22-01-2014 03:55 PM

    Two persons were arrested by the Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force for allegedly using fraudulent means to pass a police recruitment examination in Bhopal. Sunil Dutt Sharma, a resident of Amabh in Morena district, and Ram Ikhtiyar Singh Gurjar of Bhind were arrested on Tuesday after they were found to...
  • PMT scam: 153 medical students suspended for admission using 'unfair means' 15-01-2014 02:52 PM

    Over 150 students have been suspended by the deans of three medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh for allegedly using "unfair means" to clear Pre-Medical Tests (PMT) conducted between 2006 and 2012 to secure admission to MBBS course. Confirming this, Director, Medical Education Dr SS Khushwaha said that all these 153...
  • Modern sport in serious risk of losing moral compass: Dravid 12-11-2013 10:36 PM

    Former Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid highlighted the menace of growing corruption in modern sport in the CBI meet. He said, "If we are to tackle the challenge head on, the urgent need is to break the nexus between organised crime and sports cheating. To incorporate advanced investigative and forensic...
  • Actor Akshaye Khanna duped of Rs 50 lakh, files complaint 20-10-2013 07:44 AM

    Mumbai: The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai Police on Saturday launched an investigation into a complaint of cheating filed by Bollywood actor Akshaye Khanna against a firm. In his complaint, Akshaye alleged he invested Rs 50 lakh in the firm on the advice of its president and his wife...
  • Mumbai: Industrialist rapes woman for 7 years, arrested 14-10-2013 02:18 PM

    Mumbai: Police have arrested a Kandivli-based industrialist for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman for over seven years. The complainant says the accused even circulated nude pictures of her and blackmailed her. According to police, the accused first raped the girl in 2006. The accused had allegedly lured the girl to...
  • Delhi: CBI raids SSC exam centre, busts hi-tech cheating gang 30-09-2013 08:06 AM

    The CBI on Sunday busted a gang allegedly involved in facilitating cheating in the Combined Graduate Level Examination conducted by Staff Selection Commission by using high-tech gadgets. The gang was busted and seven members of the group, including its two masterminds, were detained after the CBI conducted a raid at...
  • Punjab Congress MLA booked on cheating, forgery charges; says politically motivated 18-09-2013 11:23 AM

    Police have registered a case of cheating and forgery against Punjab Congress MLA Jeet Mohinder Singh Sidhu, who represents Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda district, and six others. The case was lodged on the directions of a local court after a complaint by Delhi resident Raman Uppal that he had been...
  • Teachers beaten after stopping Trinamool leader's wife from copying 28-08-2013 06:04 AM

    Three teachers including a college principal in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district said they were on Tuesday assaulted for preventing an examinee - the wife of a Trinamool Congress leader - from copying during an exam. The leader denied his wife was cheating. The incident happened in Meghnad Saha College...
  • Army cook arrested in Delhi on charges of cheating and marrying 4 women 17-08-2013 08:43 AM

    A cook in the Army, who was arrested in Delhi on charges of cheating and marrying four women in Coimbatore claiming that he was an officer in the military, was brought to the city for interrogation, police said on Friday. Police said the women had lodged a complaint in May...
  • Army cook arrested on charges of cheating and marrying four women 17-08-2013 12:30 AM

    A cook in the Army, who was arrested in Delhi on charges of cheating and marrying four women in Coimbatore claiming that he was an officer in the military, was brought to the city for interrogation, police said on Friday. Police said the women had lodged a complaint in May...
  • India has second highest dope cheats in the world 14-08-2013 10:21 AM

    According to a recent report by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), India is second only to Russia in the list of countries with most athletes blacklisted for doping - The Indian Express reported on Tuesday. As many as 43 Indian athletes are currently serving IAAF suspensions for their...
  • Facebook infidelity as painful as in-person cheating 29-07-2013 10:25 AM

    Washington: Couples who discover online acts of infidelity are as traumatised by it as they would be if the cheating was committed in-person, according to a new study. Texas Tech University found that although the stages of coping with online infidelity are unique, the infidelity itself creates similar emotional experiences...
  • Odisha: 22 teachers caught cheating in an examination 26-07-2013 12:45 PM

    Kendrapara (Odisha): Twenty-two teachers of government-run primary schools appearing for the certified training (teaching) examination were caught cheating in Kendrapara district, official sources said on Friday. The teachers, who had no qualification for training, were writing the examination on Thursday, they said. The teachers were debarred from taking examination in...
  • Manna Dey's daughter accuses his nephew of siphoning off Rs 30 lakh 16-07-2013 02:59 PM

    Kolkata: Altogether Rs 30 lakh has been siphoned off from a joint bank account in Kolkata of singer Manna Dey, his daughter, Sumita, has alleged in a complaint to the police. Last week, the Girish Park police received a letter from Sumita accusing the singer's nephew, with whom he had...
  • Delhi Police arrests con man for credit card frauds 15-07-2013 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: A con man from Maharashtra who cheated ICICI Bank customers by obtaining their credit card data has fallen into the Delhi Police net after illegal online transactions of over Rs 1 crore in the past one year, said an official on Sunday. Raju Tevar was arrested last week...
  • IIT, 2 NIT students among 11 arrested for cheating in SAIL exam 14-07-2013 05:45 PM

    Patna: Eleven youths, including an IITian and two NIT students, were arrested on Sunday for alleged irregularities in examination for recruitment in Steel Authority of India. Inspector General of Police (Operation) Amit Kumar said that examination was being arrested for graduate trainees in mechanical branch of SAIL. He said the...
  • Kerala: CM's ex-staffer arrested in cheating case 29-06-2013 02:38 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A former employee at Kerala Cheif Minister Oommen Chandy's office was arrested on Friday for his alleged involvement in a cheating case, police said. Tenny Jopan was arrested for his links to a con-couple Saritha S Nair and her former live-in partner Biju Radhakrishnan. The couple had formed a...
  • Bangalore: Youngsters attack girl for exposing mass cheating in exam 28-06-2013 01:37 PM

    Bangalore: A 21-year-old girl in Bangalore, Sandhya Kamal, was manhandled for refusing to copy in an exam. Sandhya was only trying to write her MA exams last week, when she was dragged out and threatened after her father took pictures. Sandhya is passionate about English literature, Shakespeare and poetry. But,...
  • US: Man pleads guilty in $ 13 mn Facebook share case 26-06-2013 08:10 AM

    New York: An investment adviser has pleaded guilty in a $ 13 million securities fraud scheme that prosecutors say capitalized on enthusiasm for Facebook shares. Craig L Berkman entered the plea on Tuesday to securities fraud and wire fraud in federal court in Manhattan. The 71-year-old Berkman was a one-time...
  • Telangana: Police close cheating case against Shinde, Chidambaram 24-06-2013 06:15 PM

    Hyderabad: A case registered against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and his predecessor P Chidambaram for allegedly "cheating" Telangana people through "misleading" statements about the separate statehood has been closed for lack of evidence, Cyberabad police said on Monday. A final report conveying closure of investigations for want of evidence...
  • Kerala CM Chandy must quit, demands Achuthanandan 17-06-2013 04:43 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, facing heat over the links of his office staff with a woman arrested in a cheating case, got a further jolt with leader of opposition VS Achuthanandan on Sunday demanding that he step down and order a judicial probe. "His government has turned into...
  • Kanye West cheated on Kim Kardashian: Leyla Ghobadi 13-06-2013 02:36 PM

    Los Angeles: Canadian model Leyla Ghobadi has claimed that rapper Kanye West had a fling with her, even though he's dating socialite Kim Kardashian. According to Leyla, 24, the rapper made advances towards her last year and even though his relationship with Kim was public, he invited her to his...