India  /  Published 19.10.21

5-year jail for BJP MLA for forgery

A court in Ayodhya on Monday sentenced a BJP legislator and two of his friends to five years in jail in a 32-year-old cheating and forgery case. Indra Pratap Tiwari alias Khabbu, who was elected from...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.21

One held for Rs 1crore fraud

A Rajasthan resident has been arrested for allegedly cheating a number of Siliguri residents over Rs 1 crore while promising them earning opportunity by making “velvet pencils”. Velvet pe...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 16.05.21

2 Africans arrested for duping people over oxygen

Two African nationals have been arrested for allegedly cheating people on the pretext of providing them oxygen cylinders, police said on Sunday. The accused have been identified as Cheema Benneth (42...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.02.21

One arrested for duping youths

A 45-year-old man was on Wednesday arrested by the Sonari Police for allegedly duping lakhs of rupees from two unemployed youths in the name of providing them railway jobs. The accused, identified as...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.21

Trader cheats women of Rs 12 lakh

The raid was conducted at rana’s house after the duo passed on the information. Rana has also been nabbed, Karthik said, adding that they had recovered two country made rifles, one live bullet,...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh


Jharkhand  /  Published 09.01.21

Clerk accused of manipulating list of beneficiaries

Accusing Prahlad Mehta, a clerk cum computer operator of Garhwa’s Rural Development Department, of cheating, the Deputy Commissioner of the district Rajesh Kumar Pathak has sought his terminatio...
By N.N. Dubey in Garhwa

Calcutta  /  Published 06.01.21

Fake IAS officer arrested

The CID arrested a 47-year-old man in Thakurpukur late on Monday for allegedly posing as an IAS officer. Sleuths said Arup Nandi, who was rounded up from his flat on Diamond Harbour Road, had che...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.12.20

Four held in Delhi for Rs 82-lakh fraud

Four men have been arrested from Delhi for their alleged involvement in cheating and online forgery of digital signature of a senior official of the directorate general of foreign trade, res...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.12.20

Cheating after chats on site for matrimony

A man from Nigeria has been arrested from his rented accommodation in Faridabad in Haryana for allegedly duping a Lake Town woman, who had posted her profile on a matrimonial website, of more than Rs ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 16.12.20

‘Fake’ aviation school busted in New Town

Three men who were allegedly running a fake aviation academy in New Town were arrested early on Tuesday for allegedly duping a woman of Rs 1.5 lakh by promising her the job of an air hostess, police s...
By A Staff Reporter in New Town


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