INTERNET CRIME

  • Internet can't coexist with the concept of governance: Sibal November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: A new cyber jurisprudence, having no political boundaries, needs to be evolved to deal with Internet crime, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said on Tuesday. Terming the Internet governance as oxymoron, he also said Internet cannot coexist with the concept of governance. "Internet Governance is an oxymoron. Internet, by its...
  • Worldwide woe: Internet fraud cost $265mn loss March 31, 2009

    Washington: Internetbased ripoffs jumped 33 per cent last year over the previous year, causing a loss of $265 million to the victims, with the fifth largest number of complaints coming from India, according to a new report. Americans filed 275,284 reports (92.4 per cent), claiming to be ripped off on the...
  • He's out of jail, but ordeal not over March 7, 2007

    Pune: Till three days ago, Ankit was a regular college student. A party he attended at Sinhgadh, 30 kilomters from Pune, changed him into an undertrial facing drug abuse charges. Ankit spent three nights in jail, missed a crucial exam and may even have to lose an entire academic year....
  • Pune party revellers breathe easy March 7, 2007

    In the Pune rave party case, the police released 25 of those arrested on Wednesday. CNNIBN correspondent Shilpa Dhamija brings you a sense of the situation in Pune. ...
  • Pune dumps quaint title for hip one March 7, 2007

    Pune: Once known as a quaint pensioners paradise, Pune has, of late, shed the reputation for a more happening one. The city is now associated with the young and the restless, and Monday mornings raid on a rave party is just an indication of the changing trend. The social fabric of...
  • Should rave parties be policed? March 7, 2007

    Pune: Two days after nearly 280 youngsters were arrested in a predawn raid on a rave party in Pune on Sunday, police are investigating the possible involvement of international drug peddling mafia. They were all taken into custody, and are awaiting bail. Crossexamination of the detainees has also revealed that the...
  • Rave party goers' kin rough up media March 7, 2007

    New Delhi: Irate parents, relatives and friends of the rave party revellers on Tuesday manhandled mediapersons who were trying to catch a glimpse of the six accused, including two girls, who were released from Yerwada jail after getting bail. They damaged cameras of mediapersons but the police did not intervene. Two hundred...