MISLEAD

  • UK officials ban CocaCola advertisement, say it is misleading July 19, 2013

    Authorities in the United Kingdom have banned a CocaCola television ad because they say it can mislead viewers about how easy it is to burn off the calories in a Coke. The ad in question, which is also shown in the US, shows a variety of activities like dog walking,...
  • Man arrested for murdering daughter, misleading police June 17, 2013

    New Delhi: A man, who murdered his 16yearold daughter for seeking to marry against his wishes and tried to hide the crime by filing a missing person complaint, was arrested in Delhi, police said on Sunday. Liyaqat Ali, a motor mechanic, smothered his daughter to death on the night of May...
  • Policeman in the dock for not filing FIR against Shinde June 12, 2013

    Hyderabad: A local court took cognisance of a complaint against a police official for not registering FIRs against union ministers Sushil Kumar Shinde and P Chidambaram over allegations that they "cheated" people in Telangana by making "misleading" statements about statehood. The second metropolitan magistrate's court took cognisance against the station...
  • Raje looted Rajasthan during her tenure, says Gehlot April 15, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday accused the BJP state president Vasundhara Raje of misleading people of the state during her 'Suraj Sankalp Yatra'. Addressing a public meeting in the third phase of Congress' 'Sandesh Yatra' in Shahpura area in the district, Gehlot claimed that Raje during her...
  • Shiv Sena misleading people, says Ajit Pawar April 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Monday accused Shiv Sena of "misleading" people from the coastal Konkan region on the proposed Jaitapur nuclear power project. "Investment to the tune of Rs one lakh crore is being made in the Jaitapur nuclear power project. However, the party is misleading...
  • Citigroup agrees to pay $730 million to settle with investors March 19, 2013

    New York: Citigroup Inc has agreed to pay $730 million to settle a class action lawsuit on behalf of investors who said they were misled by the company's disclosures. Purchasers of the bank's debt and preferred stock between 2006 and 2008 claimed there were misstatements and omissions in the disclosures, Citigroup...
  • Apple fined for misleading iPad advertising June 21, 2012

    Melbourne: Apple Inc was fined A$2.25 million ($2.29 million) by an Australian court on Thursday for misleading advertising of its latest iPad. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) took legal action against Apple in March, after the computer and gadgets maker rolled out the first wave of new iPad tablets...