COUNTERFEIT PRODUCTS

  • Fake Xiaomi Mi Power Banks sell more than the original, complains Xiaomi April 14, 2015

    New Delhi: What is stopping Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi from exceeding its proven success over top brands like Samsung and Apple? Counterfeits! Xiaomi has complained that its Mi Power Banks hit only 14.6 million units last year which is less than half of the anticipated sale. The reason for slumping figures...
  • 2,252 fake Lenovo products worth Rs 23 lakh seized February 27, 2015

    Chennai: Fake products under the brand name Lenovo, including laptop batteries and adaptors, valued at Rs 23 lakh, were seized in raids at three retail shops here. "The officials conducted a surprise raid in three retail shops at Ritchie Street on Mount Road and seized 2,252 fake products, including laptop batteries...
  • SMS to know if the product you are buying is fake August 28, 2008

    Mumbai: The power to decide whether the medicine or soap you buy is a fake is now in your hand. All you need to do it to press a few keys on your mobile phone and send an SMS. Enforcers of Intellectual Property Rights (EIPR), a body providing ground and...