CHEATING

  • Only said cheating won't help students in competitive exams: Lalu Prasad 3 days ago

    Patna: On expected lines, a day after Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad said that his government would have allowed students in Bihar to cheat openly from textbooks, he claimed that he has been quoted out of context. Defending his statement, he said that he merely that said those who cheat...
  • Would have given books to students to cheat if RJD would have been in power: Lalu Prasad 4 days ago

    Patna: Known for his tongue in cheek comments, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad has stirred a controversy by supporting the large scale cheating during class 10 board exams in Bihar recently. Backing cheating in exams, Lalu said he would have given students books to cheat openly. "People were climbing...
  • UP: Students assault professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in exams 6 days ago

    Jhansi: Soon after the mass cheating episode came to light in Bihar, yet another grim picture of cheating in examinations was witnessed in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. Students in Jhansi assaulted their professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in their college exams. A Samajwadi Party student leader was...
  • Bihar: 760 students expelled, 8 policemen arrested in mass cheating racket 6 days ago

    Patna: As shocking visuals of large-scale copying by students during state Board matriculation exams in Bihar emerged, 760 students have been expelled over the mass cheating racket. Eight policemen have been arrested for aiding students in cheating. Visuals showed parents and helpers scaling three to four storey exam centres to pass...
  • Patna High Court takes government to task on cheating in matric examination 1 week ago

    Patna: The Patna High Court on Friday criticised the Bihar government over the issue of large-scale copying by students in the ongoing matriculation examination in the state and instructed it to forthwith stop the use of unfair means. A division bench of Chief Justice L Narasimha Reddy and Justice Vikash Jain...
  • Patna HC criticises Bihar minister PK Shahi's comments that cheating can't be stopped 1 week ago

    Patna: Taking a strong view on Bihar HRD Minister PK Shahi's statement that the government cannot stop cheating in exams, the Patna High Court on Friday criticised the comments as "irresponsible". Shahi had put the onus on parents to stop cheating saying the administration alone cannot ensure 100 per cent...
  • Watch: Students copying from textbooks, being helped by invigilators March 19, 2015

    In an yet another incidence of malpractices during examinations in the state of Bihar, CNN-IBN accessed visuals that show students copying during the exam. In the video students can be seen being helped by invigilators and other school staff. Visuals also show students openly referring to textbooks and using chits. ...
  • Nagpur: Man cancels marriage on receiving SMSes about bride's affair February 28, 2015

    Nagpur: A police complaint has been filed against a man for calling off his wedding at the last minute in Nagpur after receiving SMSes about his fiancee's past love affair, police said on Friday. Embarrassed by the sudden turn of events, the woman's family, which hails from Nagpur, filed a complaint...
  • Rakhi Sawant blows whistle on AIB controversy; reveals that the video has been dubbed February 24, 2015

    The AIB roast has so far has been a host of controversies. There have been numerous complaints and opinions and FIRs and debates. But all that is history now.Actress Rakhi Sawant, of 'Bigg Boss' and 'Rakhi Ka Swayamvar' fame, has recently made a shocking revelation. In an interview, Rakhi claimed...
  • 8,973 criminal cases with senior citizens as victims in India December 23, 2014

    New Delhi: As many as 8,973 criminal cases, in which senior citizens were victims, have been registered in the country till October this year and cheating and robbery accounted for maximum numbers of cases, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday. The maximum number of 2,257 cases...
  • Thane: Man forces wife to abort foetus, marries another woman December 8, 2014

    Thane: A 35-year-old man allegedly forced his wife to undergo abortion after which he abandoned her and married another woman, police said on Monday. Abhishek Natwarlal Chaturvedi, a resident of Bhayander township in Thane, recently forced his wife to undergo abortion, Navghar police station sub-inspector Prashant Shirke said. He then married another...
  • Delhi High Court grants bail to former DU vice chancellor Deepak Pental in forgery case November 25, 2014

    Delhi: The High Court on Tuesday granted bail to former Delhi University vice chancellor Deepak Pental. The former VC is accused of cheating, plagiarism and forgery. Pental was in court's custody and court granted him bail instead of sending him to judicial custody. Warrants have been issued against his post-doctoral...
  • Delhi: Court orders former DU VC's arrest, issues warrent against post-doctoral student November 25, 2014

    Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday directed former Delhi University vice chancellor Deepak Pental arrest on charges of cheating, plagiarism and forgery. The former VC is in court's custody and court will order whether to send him to judicial custody or grant bail. Warrants have been issued against his...
  • Bangalore techie arrested under Section 377 after wife discovers he is gay October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: A 32-year-old engineer working with a top software firm in Bangalore was arrested recently after his wife discovered that he is homosexual. The techie has been booked under the controversial Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalises homosexuality. "He has been charged under 377, intercourse against order of...
  • Delhi: Youth fakes his own abduction to extort money from family September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: A 22yearold youth has been arrested for allegedly faking his own kidnapping so that he could squeeze money out of his family. According to the police, Sagar Kumar, a resident of Krishan Vihar worked as a salesman in a private company in Delhi. On September 6, a resident...
  • UP govt to install CCTVs to check cheating in board exams August 13, 2014

    With a view to effectively check copying in UP secondary education board examination in the state, Uttar Pradesh government would install CCTV cameras at all the examination centres and government colleges. The Secondary Eduation Minister Mehboob Ali, in a meeting with senior officials of his department including district inspectors of schools...
  • 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 Londonbased 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 email. 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. 38yearold 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 firstyear 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 citybased photographer who alleged that the duo...
  • China says 127 students hired others for taking their exam June 19, 2014

    Beijing: At least 127 testtakers in a Chinese province hired other people to take the country's allimportant 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 officebearers of a Delhibased 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 Delhibased 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 testat 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...