FAKE PROFILE

  • Mumbai: FIR against impostors faking Raj Thackeray's identity online September 18, 2014

    Mumbai: An FIR was registered against unidentified people on Thursday, for allegedly creating fake social media accounts of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray as well as posting "objectionable pictures" of the MNS chief and his family members online, the police said. "An FIR has been registered against unidentified persons...
  • Mumbai: Minor arrested for making fake Facebook profile January 11, 2013

    Mumbai: A 15yearold was arrested in Mumbai on Thursday for making a bogus Facebook profile of a model and demanding money from the people on the page of the social networking site, police said. He was arrested under the relevant sections of Indian Penal Code and the Information Technology act,...
  • You may get call from Facebook if profile identity is suspect September 9, 2012

    Mumbai: Social networking giant Facebook is making a "huge effort" to weed out fake profiles to prevent misuse of such identities, a senior company official has said. "Absolutely, there is a huge effort," Facebook India business manager Pavan Varma told PTI when asked about the company's...
  • Facebook making efforts to remove fake profiles September 9, 2012

    Mumbai: Social networking giant Facebook is making a "huge effort" to weed out fake profiles to prevent misuse of such identities, a senior company official has said. "Absolutely, there is a huge effort," Facebook India business manager Pavan Varma told PTI when asked about the...
  • Women can detect your hidden 'beauty' online November 15, 2011

    London: Trying to woo a woman just by posting your bestlooking snap alongside an online profile may not be the best idea after all a study has found that women can identify a physically attractive man just by reading his profile. According to the university study, goodlooking men were able...
  • Obama's fan can now find him on Facebook August 1, 2008

    New York: Senator Barack Obama has got a new profile on the Internet. After calling the Democratic nominee the worlds biggest celebrity, the Republicans have now put him on Facebook. This fake Facebook profile of Obama is piled high with political spin. Anyone might see this and say, Wow,...