Cheating

  • mCouple: An app that can expose a cheating partner July 21, 2014

    London: Have a doubt that your husband is having an extramarital affair? Get this app and track every detail of his digital life. Developed by London-based firm mSpy, mCouple has to be downloaded strictly with consent from the partner. The app gives you access to your partner's every call, text and e-mail. It...
  • Delhi: Man arrested for cheating people by impersonating as CBI officer July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A man was arrested in Delhi on Saturday for posing as a senior officer of the CBI and cheating people. 38-year-old Saji Kumar, hailing from Pathanamthitta in Kerala, was arrested by Delhi Police Crime Branch from Taimur Nagar area of south Delhi after a complaint was filed against him...
  • Student caught cheating in exam with bluetooth device June 27, 2014

    Kolkata: A first-year graduation student in West Bengal's Birbhum district was caught cheating with a bluetooth device concealed in a seemingly innocuous wig. The mass of fake curly hair was worn by Mohd. Saif - the examinee - for two consecutive days of the examination schedule. However, his luck ran out on...
  • Couple held for cheating over 27 photographers June 20, 2014

    Mangalore: A couple hailing from Mysore has been arrested for allegedly cheating over 27 photographers by promising them American visa to take part in a photography exhibition, police said on Friday. An FIR was registered against the couple on the complaint of a city-based photographer who alleged that the duo...
  • China says 127 students hired others for taking their exam June 19, 2014

    Beijing: At least 127 test-takers in a Chinese province hired other people to take the country's all-important college entrance exam on their behalf, the provincial college admission office said. The Higher Education Admission Office of the central Henan province promised a full investigation into the scam after state broadcaster China...
  • 4 students caught copying in UP Technical University exam May 21, 2014

    Four students were on Tuesday caught cheating during the semester examinations of Uttar Pradesh Technical University. The students, who were appearing in the exams for engineering and management courses, were caught copying by the flying squad of the university. "Two students were caught at ITS College, one at IEC College and one...
  • Two booked for allegedly duping tour operator of Rs 1.8 lakh May 20, 2014

    A case was registered against two office-bearers of a Delhi-based travel agency for allegedly duping another tour operator to the tune of Rs 1.8 lakh, police said on Monday. The case was registered at Pardeshipura police station in Indore against the owner of Delhi-based Amazing Super Travels Time Ltd, Abhishek Rathi...
  • CBI arrests two for cheating in UPSC Civil Services exams May 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Two persons were on Thursday arrested by the CBI slueths for allegedly using unfair means during the Civil Services Examination held by Union Public Service Commission. In connection with the incident, CBI officials also conducted raids at various locations in Delhi. The sources said that searches are still...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Cheating case registered against Sriramulu April 14, 2014

    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 issued...
  • Olympian archer Limba Ram duped of Rs 5 lakh, his Padma Shri certificate by student March 27, 2014

    Olympian archer Limba Ram was allegedly duped of Rs 5 lakh by his student who also took away his Padma Shri certificate in the name of opening an archery academy in Hanumangarh. Limba, who is now sports officer in Dungarpur district, lodged an FIR against the accused Praveen Sharma with Jyoti Nagar police station in Jaipur...
  • Thirteen, including a school principal, arrested in exam paper leak racket February 22, 2014

    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 test at Pratibha Senior Secondary...
  • Delhi HC rejects plea for lodging cheating case against Kejriwal February 19, 2014

    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 S...
  • Over 200 students caught cheating in Class 12 board exam, expelled February 18, 2014

    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 were...
  • Gang involved in forgery in Railway recruitment busted February 14, 2014

    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 of...
  • Kavi Nagar resident arrested for extortion, fraud January 24, 2014

    A resident of the Kavi Nagar area in Ghaziabad has been arrested for allegedly taking money from government officials and police personnel to get them transfers of their choice. An Uttar Pradesh constable, too, has been arrested in connection with the case. Police said that this accused used to extort money from station house officers. The accused have...
  • Two arrested for impersonating, 5 cops suspended January 24, 2014

    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 a...
  • MP STF arrests 2 police recruits for using proxy in exam January 22, 2014

    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 have...
  • PMT scam: 153 medical students suspended for admission using 'unfair means' January 15, 2014

    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 students...
  • Modern sport in serious risk of losing moral compass: Dravid November 12, 2013

    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 October 21, 2013

    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 and...
  • Mumbai: Industrialist rapes woman for 7 years, arrested October 14, 2013

    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 his...
  • Delhi: CBI raids SSC exam centre, busts hi-tech cheating gang September 30, 2013

    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 an...
  • Punjab Congress MLA booked on cheating, forgery charges; says politically motivated September 18, 2013

    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 duped...
  • Teachers beaten after stopping Trinamool leader's wife from copying August 28, 2013

    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 in...
  • Army cook arrested in Delhi on charges of cheating and marrying 4 women August 17, 2013

    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 last...
  • Army cook arrested on charges of cheating and marrying four women August 17, 2013

    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 August 14, 2013

    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 July 29, 2013

    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...
  • Odisha: 22 teachers caught cheating in an examination July 26, 2013

    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 other subjects,...
  • Manna Dey's daughter accuses his nephew of siphoning off Rs 30 lakh July 16, 2013

    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...