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  • Unreal Elections: Internet's favourite parody bloggers try to answer crucial but entirely fake questions ahead of 2014 polls 09-04-2014 10:08 AM

    Why Narendra Modi's favourite movie is The Lion King, what happens to Arnab Goswami's milkman when he tries to cheat him, how Sonia Gandhi reshuffles her Cabinet with a little help from Britney Spears, Why Arvind Kejriwal can't get rid of his shawl in the Delhi summer, what fills Manmohan...
  • ICICI reports deposit of Rs 10 cr fake currency notes over several years 09-04-2014 08:15 AM

    Country's largest private sector bank ICICI Bank has lodged an FIR alleging fake currency notes with a face value Rs 10 crore were deposited in its different branches in the past several years. Regional Head of ICICI Bank Manish Pandey lodged an FIR at Hazratganj police station alleging that fake...
  • AAP condemns VK Malhotra's statement on attack on Kejriwal 08-04-2014 10:03 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday condemned BJP's Delhi election in-charge V K Malhotra's statement describing the attack on Arvind Kejriwal as a "publicity stunt", alleging the party "has forgotten all norms of decency in public life". "Malhotra, who is already under the Election Commission's glare for his inflammatory...
  • Drugs, fake currency smuggler arrested in Barmer 01-04-2014 08:09 PM

    A history-sheeter, active in smuggling of drugs and fake currency across Indo-Pak border, was arrested from Barmer, police said today. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Nabia alias Nawab (58) last night from his house in Gagaria village of Barmer district and recovered three mobile handsets and four SIM cards...
  • Alia Bhatt sets records straight, confirms she has no Facebook page 23-03-2014 11:33 AM

    Mumbai: 'Highway' actress Alia Bhatt turned to her Twitter page Saturday to set the record straight that all Facebook pages in her name are "fake". "I do not have a Facebook page! All pages being handled are fake. Please do not follow," Alia posted Saturday. Her elder step sister Pooja...
  • Gujarat model of development 'fake': AAP 22-03-2014 06:44 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate and journalist-turned-politician Anita Pratap on Saturday accused BJP of riding on a propaganda wave, saying that the Gujarat model of development was "fake". "BJP's is the biggest propoganda... When it comes to education and health care, Gujarat's performance is below national average. Gujarat model is...
  • British coin that is impossible to replicate 21-03-2014 06:29 PM

    For all those determined forgers out there, here come tiny 'fingerprints' that would make currency notes, coins or credit cards impossible to replicate in near future. A new security technology used in bank notes is being embedded into coins that is expected to help eradicate forgeries of all 1 pound...
  • Musician John Mayer sues watch broker for USD 700,000 for selling him fake Rolex watches 20-03-2014 11:24 AM

    Los Angeles: Singer John Mayer is suing a watch broker for USD 700,000 for allegedly getting sold Rolex watches containing fake parts. The 36-year-old singer filed a lawsuit against Robert Maron, the watch dealer to the stars who sold him USD 5,000,000 worth of timepieces. Mayer claims seven of them...
  • Ishrat case: No preliminary enquiry against Modi's ministers, CBI clarifies 18-03-2014 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: Just hours after it was reported that the CBI had filed a preliminary enquiry against his top ministers of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi based on new evidence in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, the CBI issued a denial. The CBI claimed that no such preliminary enquiry had...
  • Mystery deepens around the missing Malaysian airlines plane 11-03-2014 09:51 AM

    Mystery is deepening around the missing Malaysian airliner. Reports now suggest that the Thai travel agency that booked tickets for two passengers with stolen passports had been asked to do so by an Iranian middleman. ...
  • Malaysia air probe finds scant evidence of terror attack: Sources 11-03-2014 07:42 AM

    Kuala Lumpur/Washington: Investigators in Malaysia are voicing skepticism that the airliner that disappeared early Saturday with 239 people on board was the target of an attack, US and European government sources close to the probe said. The fate of the Malaysian airliner that vanished about an hour into a flight...
  • Missing Malaysian jet: Stolen passports a common thing in Asia 10-03-2014 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: The stolen passports and the possibility of a passenger or some passengers using fake passports on the missing Malaysian airlines has triggered an alarm all over the World. Security and intelligence agencies fear that the flight may have been hijacked or bombed by the terrorists. No trace of...
  • Vietnam says it may have found missing Malaysian plane's door 10-03-2014 07:13 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Vietnamese aircraft spotted what they suspected was one of the doors of a missing Boeing 777 on Sunday, while questions emerged about how two passengers managed to board the ill-fated aircraft using stolen passports. Interpol confirmed it knew about the stolen passports but said no authorities checked its...
  • Four passengers on missing Malaysian plane had fake passports: Source 09-03-2014 09:41 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian authorities are investigating the identities of at least two other passengers on a missing Malaysia Airlines flight, in addition to two who were found to be using stolen passports, a security official said. Investigators were verifying the identities with the relevant embassies in Malaysia, said the official,...
  • Man attempts suicide by cutting his arm for being 'falsely' implicated in fake currency case 27-02-2014 09:07 PM

    An undertrial prisoner lodged at Jaipur Central Jail attempted suicide on February 25 allegingthat he had been falsely implicated, a senior official said on Thursday. Arun Jain (30) facing trial in two criminal cases was rushed to the SMS Medical College and Hospital where his condition was said to be...
  • Fake currency with face value of Rs 26 lakh seized in last 3 years: Minister 20-02-2014 09:11 AM

    Fake currency with face value of over Rs 29 lakh has been seized in Chhattisgarh in the past three years, state Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra on Wednesday told the Assembly. In a written reply to a question from Congress MLA Motilal Dewangan, Paikra said: "Counterfeit currency with face value of...
  • Congress MLA's sons booked for withdrawing government funds illegally 14-02-2014 05:56 PM

    Three persons, including two sons of a Congress MLA, have been booked for allegedly withdrawing government funds through fake invoices in Korba district of Chhattisgarh, the police said on Friday. The case was registered on Wednesday against Rohit Agrawal and Rishu Agrawal - sons of Korba MLA Jaisingh Agrawal "...
  • MPPEB scam: Have proof of 22,000 fake appointments, says Katare 12-02-2014 05:06 PM

    Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Satyadev Katare has said he has evidence of over 20,000 fake appointments following the scam in the state Professional Examination Board (PEB). "A total of 32 scams including recruitment of contract teachers took place during 2012. I have proof of 22,000 fake appointments,"...
  • Two arrested with fake currency notes in Muzaffarpur 09-02-2014 05:48 PM

    Two people were arrested on Sunday with fake currency notes of face value Rs.3.98 lakh in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, police said. They were arrested by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) at Maithi when they were on their way to deliver the counterfeit notes at Bettiah, the district headquarters of...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: CBI is under political pressure, says Arun Jaitley 08-02-2014 04:53 PM

    In what could bring respite to the Congress, CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Saturday denied that he was pressured by the UPA government to prosecute BJP leader Amit Shah in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said that all CBI cases...
  • Ishrat Jahan: CBI chief says UPA never pressured to prosecute Shah 08-02-2014 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: In what could bring respite to the Congress, CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Saturday denied that he was pressured by the UPA government to prosecute BJP leader Amit Shah in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Sinha denied that he gave a statement saying that the UPA would...
  • Amit Shah not named in Ishrat case supplementary chargesheet: Sources 06-02-2014 11:59 AM

    New Delhi: In a breather for former Gujarat home minister and Narendra Modi aide Amit Shah, the supplementary chargesheet filed in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case has given a clean chit to him. According to sources, the chargesheet is likely to be filed on Thursday. The chargesheet has been...
  • Man cooks up story about wife's death; held for her murder 03-02-2014 11:56 PM

    Nashik: A 35-year-old man, who allegedly murdered his wife, but cooked up a fake story that she was gangraped and killed by robbers, was arrested by police. The accused has been identified as Bharat Ramdas Dhokrat, a resident of Malegaon in Sinnar taluka of Nashik district. According to Praveen Padwal,...
  • Omar meets PM, raises Army decision in Pathribal fake encounter case 03-02-2014 07:19 AM

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Jammu and raised the issue of Army's controversial decision to close the Pathribal fake encounter case, saying punishment should be meted to those responsible for killing of innocent people. Omar also emphasized the need...
  • New software reads your emotions, detects a fake smile 02-02-2014 05:10 PM

    New York: A US company has developed a new software that can analyse a human face to tell if a person is feeling joy, sadness, anger and disgust among other emotions - and it can even catch a fake smile. The software, called Facet, uses a simple digital camera to...
  • J&K: Normal life affected as Hurriyat Conference calls for strike 31-01-2014 12:30 PM

    Normal life in Kashmir was partially affected due to a strike called by moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference to protest the army's decision to close the Pathribal fake encounter case. Shops, offices and business establishments in the commercial hub of Lal Chowk and surrounding areas remained closed due to the...
  • Delhi: 73-yr-old advocate uses law expertise to fake car papers, held 30-01-2014 10:45 PM

    New Delhi: A 73-year-old advocate, who allegedly used his expertise in law to make fake documents of vehicles stolen by him, has been arrested, police said on Thursday. Dhani Ram Mittal alias Puran Chand (73) was nabbed on Tuesday by the anti-auto theft squad of North-West district police. A stolen...
  • 2009 fake currency case: NIA court gives life term to six convicts 30-01-2014 01:01 PM

    Mumbai: All six convicts in the fake currency case have been awarded life sentence by a special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court. The six people - Abdul Shaikh, Mohammed Aizul, Ravi Dhiren Gosh Nooruddin Bari, Mohammed Samad and Aizul Shaikh - had been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of...
  • 2009 fake currency case: Quantum of sentence to be pronounced today 30-01-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Thursday will pronounce the quantum of sentence in the 2009 fake currency case. Six persons were convicted on Wednesday for possessing and circulating fake Indian Currency notes in May 2009. They have been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of Unlawful...
  • Fake Indian currency notes case: NIA convicts 6 people 29-01-2014 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: A special National Investigation Agency court on Wednesday convicted all six people in a case of circulating fake Indian currency notes. They have been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and Section 489 of IPC. The quantum of sentence will be pronounced on...