Duping

  • KXIP duped of Rs. 14 crore by title sponsor 16-10-2013 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: KPH Dream Cricket Pvt Ltd, the owners and promoter of the IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab, has filed a criminal complaint against its title sponsor, NVD Solar Ltd and its officials, for "cheating and duping" them of around Rs 14 crore which they were supposed to pay it...
  • Indian woman flees Oman after duping $10 million from investors 02-09-2013 02:42 PM

    An Indian woman has allegedly duped a number of Indian investors to the tune of USD 10 million in Oman and fled the country, according to a report. According to the victims, the swindler lured them by showing forged ministry papers claiming to be the in-charge of several projects, the...
  • Panel probing Odisha chit-fund scam extends deadline 02-09-2013 11:51 AM

    Bhubaneswar: A one-man commission probing the multi-crore-rupee Odisha chit-fund scam has extended the deadline for submission of complaints to Sep 18, the commission secretary said Monday. The commission was appointed in May to probe the alleged fraud committed by chit-fund companies and suggest ways to safeguard the interests of investors...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show: A builders Special 02-06-2013 08:38 PM

    This week's CJ special highlights the builder-buyer issues. Watch to find out how to avoid being duped! ...
  • Slain soldier Hemraj Singh's wife duped of Rs 10 lakh 06-04-2013 07:50 AM

    Mathura: The wife of slain soldier Lance Naik Hemraj was duped of Rs 10 lakh on Friday in the presence of her brother-in-law and a relative near a petrol pump in the outskirts of Kosi town area. In her complaint, Dharmvati, the widow of Hemraj said that one Amit Kumar,...
  • Man held for duping businessman of 2 Audi SUVs 08-12-2012 08:40 AM

    New Delhi: A 27-year-old man has been arrested on the charge of duping a Delhi-based businessman of his two Audi SUVs on the pretext of selling the vehicles at a reasonable price. The anti-Extortion Cell of Crime Branch on November 30 had apprehended Sumit Walia, alias Sunny Walia, who had...
  • Boy lands in trouble for trying to dupe hotelier 10-11-2012 06:37 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A teenaged boy landed in trouble after he put fried cockroaches in biriyani at a hotel in Thiruvananthapuram in a bid to extract money from the owner, cashing in on the government crackdown on unhygienic eateries. According to police, the student came to a small hotel and ordered biriyani...
  • Casanova arrested for duping girls on Facebook 21-07-2011 12:33 PM

    Mumbai: A Facebook Casanova, who duped several teenage girls into parting with cash and jewellery by posing as an NRI on the social networking site, landed behind bars on Wednesday. Vijay Bahadur Khatri (23) is believed to have conned nearly 25 girls by befriending them on Facebook, claiming that his...
  • Wannabe gigolos duped by Pune couple 12-01-2011 01:27 PM

    Pune: A couple who lured men with a tempting promise to turn them into 'gigolos' has been arrested by police following complaints by the disillusioned youths who found themselves duped. Fahad Hakkim and his 20-year-old wife Bushra were nabbed at Ambernath by Pune police in Mumbai on Monday on a...
  • Man duped of Rs 35,000 by duo in police uniform 05-01-2011 03:42 PM

    He handed them his bag filled with cash and other belongings for a security check. And when he opened it some time later, the cash was missing and in its place were scraps of paper. The victim, Mohammed Mushtaq, a native of Jammu and Kashmir, had come to the Capital...