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Check all SIM cards issued under a single Aadhaar: All you need to know

The Department of Telecom (DoT) recently launched a portal called Telecom Analytics for Fraud Management and Consumer Protection (TAFCOP).
A Jio SIM card (Image used only for representative purpose)
A Jio SIM card (Image used only for representative purpose)
Published on Aug 26, 2021 04:09 PM IST
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Fake call centre racket targeting senior citizens busted, 6 arrested

They targeted senior citizens who had purchased insurance policies from different companies and lured them to deposit money to get a huge amount supposedly after their insurance policies matured
A case under section 419, 420 and 120B of the IPC has been registered at the Sector 34 police station in Chandigarh against six men arrested in a fake call centre racket.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
A case under section 419, 420 and 120B of the IPC has been registered at the Sector 34 police station in Chandigarh against six men arrested in a fake call centre racket.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 11:55 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Chandigarh

Four arrested in Madhya Pradesh for developing fake IDs to get SIMs for online fraudsters

The SIM cards were sold to fraudsters in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Bihar for up to Rs 5,000.
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Updated on Sep 11, 2020 10:30 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Bhopal | ByHT Correspondent

Bhopal police arrests 7 in fake Aadhaar card,voter ID scam

The arrested people created fake Aadhaar cards, voter ID through a banned Chinese App to get SIM cards for gangs, said police
The accused were produced before the court on Wednesday and the court sent them on a three-day police remand.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The accused were produced before the court on Wednesday and the court sent them on a three-day police remand.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Aug 28, 2020 10:28 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Bhopal | ByShruti Tomar

Illegal call centre busted for duping loan seekers

Seven people, including a sales promoter associated with a telecom service providing company, were arrested for cheating more than 500 loan aspirants to the tune of Rs 2.5 crore in the last two years, officials said.
Police said the call centre was busted following an investigation into a complaint filed by one Pawan Kumar, who was cheated of nearly Rs 2.19 lakh in name of providing a personal loan of Rs 10 lakh. Photograph: ABHIJIT BHATLEKAR/MINT(Representative Image)
Police said the call centre was busted following an investigation into a complaint filed by one Pawan Kumar, who was cheated of nearly Rs 2.19 lakh in name of providing a personal loan of Rs 10 lakh. Photograph: ABHIJIT BHATLEKAR/MINT(Representative Image)
Updated on Aug 11, 2020 11:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Sushant Singh Rajput’s 50 SIM cards, other missing links call for CBI probe: Lawyer

Ishkaran Singh Bhandari, who is leading “a people’s movement” for justice, said Sushant Singh Rajput’s death should be treated as one of “mysterious death” until facts are ascertained by CBI.
The 34-year-year-old actor was found dead in his Mumbai flat in June this year. Police have said he died by suicide.
The 34-year-year-old actor was found dead in his Mumbai flat in June this year. Police have said he died by suicide.
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 08:33 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAditi Prasad | Edited by Meenakshi Ray

Gangster Bishnoi’s man destroyed phone used for planning Sec 33 shooting

The SIM had reportedly been given to Banur by a friend when he was out on a 20-day parole.
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Updated on Jun 12, 2020 12:52 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByShailee Dogra

J-K govt extends 2G mobile internet services till April 15

Postpaid sim card holders shall be provided with access to internet. However, such access shall not be made available on prepaid sim cards unless verified as per the norms applicable for postpaid connections, the order said.
Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered the continuance of 2G mobile data services in the Union territory till April 15(Photo by Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)
Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered the continuance of 2G mobile data services in the Union territory till April 15(Photo by Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)
Published on Apr 04, 2020 05:15 AM IST
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Jammu | ByPress Trust of India

Social media ban lifted in J-K, internet speed restricted to 2G

In a fresh order, the Jammu and Kashmir administration today said people would now be allowed unrestricted internet access with 2G speed. Internet connectivity shall continue to be made available with Mac-binding.
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Wednesday decided to lift the ban put on social media sites that was active for more than six months(AP)
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Wednesday decided to lift the ban put on social media sites that was active for more than six months(AP)
Updated on Mar 04, 2020 08:06 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

1 killed, 12 injured as bus, truck collide near Jagraon

Truck driver was repairing the vehicle on the highway; bus driver failed to notice it, say eyewitnesses
Updated on Feb 05, 2020 10:43 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Ludhiana

2G mobile internet to be restored in Kashmir from midnight

According to a notification by the home department of Jammu and Kashmir administration, access to the internet with 2G speed on mobile phones will resume from January 25.
The 2G mobile internet services will be restored in the Kashmir Valley from Friday midnigh(HT Photo)
The 2G mobile internet services will be restored in the Kashmir Valley from Friday midnigh(HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 24, 2020 11:42 PM IST
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Srinagar | ByPress Trust of India

5 arrested in MP’s Jabalpur for selling 7000 SIM cards to fraudsters

Police said the company’s owner Ashfaq Ahmed was arrested and during his interrogation, he told the police about the nexus.
Inserting a sim card at a mobile phone(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Inserting a sim card at a mobile phone(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Dec 10, 2019 11:47 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Jabalpur | ByHT Correspondent

Ludhiana schoolteacher’s ID, photo used to fraudulently purchase SIM card, 2 booked

Complainant Satvinder Singh, a schoolteacher of Uplan village of Koomkalan, said he came to know that someone had been using a SIM issued in his name for forwarding objectionable messages to people, following which he lodged a case against the SIM dealers
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Published on Nov 29, 2019 10:12 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Ludhiana

72% find Aadhaar convenient: Survey

The report, brought out by Dalberg and funded by the Omidyar Network India is in its third iteration and is based on findings from two national surveys that gathered perspectives of over 167,000 Indian residents.
The 2019 State of Aadhaar report released on Monday, found that 72% of those surveyed appreciate the convenience of Aadhaar(HT Photo)
The 2019 State of Aadhaar report released on Monday, found that 72% of those surveyed appreciate the convenience of Aadhaar(HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 05:32 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Help who sedated and robbed her employers of cash, jewels in Delhi’s Sarita Vihar arrested

Police said the woman had started working as help in the household just two days before the incident. She called over the two men, claiming they were her brothers who were coming to deliver her medicine.
A 30-year-old domestic help, who had allegedly mixed sedatives in her employers’ food at a house in Sarita Vihar and then robbed them of valuables and cash with the help of two male associates, earlier this month, was arrested on Thursday.(HT File (Representative Image))
A 30-year-old domestic help, who had allegedly mixed sedatives in her employers’ food at a house in Sarita Vihar and then robbed them of valuables and cash with the help of two male associates, earlier this month, was arrested on Thursday.(HT File (Representative Image))
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 06:16 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Stomach this: Tihar inmates caught swallowing mini phones to beat ban

Several Tihar Jail officers that HT spoke to said the trend of prisoners smuggling mini phones into the complex was on the rise. At least 19 other similar cases have been reported in the last month alone.
In the 400-acre jail campus, which houses over 16,000 prisoners, a prohibited item such as the cellphone is in great demand not just for personal use but also for use by others for a charge. There have been many cases in which one cellphone is shared by many prisoners to make calls. ( Photo by Vipin Kumar/Hindustan Times)
In the 400-acre jail campus, which houses over 16,000 prisoners, a prohibited item such as the cellphone is in great demand not just for personal use but also for use by others for a charge. There have been many cases in which one cellphone is shared by many prisoners to make calls. ( Photo by Vipin Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 26, 2019 07:17 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByPrawesh Lama

Four mobile phones, SIM cards seized from Bhondsi jail in Gurugram

The jail authorities have been regularly checking the barracks to ensure no inmate is using a cellphone within the premises. They recovered the cellphones and informed the police about it, and a case was registered at Bhondsi police station.
Four cellphones and two SIM cards are seized by the Bhondsi jail authorities.(HT photo)
Four cellphones and two SIM cards are seized by the Bhondsi jail authorities.(HT photo)
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 04:24 PM IST
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Hindustan Times,Gurugram | ByHT Correspondent

Gurugram police conduct four-hour-long statewide drive to check for use of banned items

The additional director general of police (law and order), Navdeep Singh Virk, said the searches that were conducted simultaneously on Saturday were part of a statewide routine drive to check for unlawful activities and use of illegal devices and substances in jails and ensure that jail premises are not used for criminal activities.
A statewide drive to check unlawful activities, such as the use of mobile phones and drugs inside jail premises, was carried out on Saturday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
A statewide drive to check unlawful activities, such as the use of mobile phones and drugs inside jail premises, was carried out on Saturday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 10:39 PM IST
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Gurugram | ByHT Correspondent

Army jawan held on charges of leaking info to foreign woman

Yadav was recruited in 5 Kumaon regiment of the army in March, 2017. He was posted at Amritsar in 2018 where he came in contact with a foreign woman.
The Narnaul police have arrested an army jawan, Ravinder Kumar Yadav, 21, of Bassai village in Mahendergarh district, for allegedly sharing secret information with a foreign woman for the past around two years.(HT File)
The Narnaul police have arrested an army jawan, Ravinder Kumar Yadav, 21, of Bassai village in Mahendergarh district, for allegedly sharing secret information with a foreign woman for the past around two years.(HT File)
Published on Jul 13, 2019 01:00 PM IST
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Rohtak | ByHT Correspondent

Capturing Delhi in close circuit

Installing CCTV cameras to ensure women’s safety and providing free Wi-Fi in public spaces were two key poll promises of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the 2015 assembly elections.
Installation of 1.4 lakh CCTV cameras in residential colonies and markets across the city began this month. (HT Photo)
Installation of 1.4 lakh CCTV cameras in residential colonies and markets across the city began this month. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 01, 2019 08:26 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | BySweta Goswami and Ashish Mishra

Sunday Drive with Hormazd Sorabjee: MG Hector is not as rugged as its SUV rivals, but scores with mile-long features list

The first product from MG Motor India is set to define what the brand stands for
The blade-like turn indicators and the techy headlamp cluster in the new MG Hector look futuristic
The blade-like turn indicators and the techy headlamp cluster in the new MG Hector look futuristic
Updated on Jun 30, 2019 01:16 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByHormazd Sorabjee

27-year-old cyber fraudster who duped citizen of Rs 90K held in UP

Police said the accused, Ram Ashish Faujdar Singh, a Mughalsarai resident, worked on a ship. Based on technical evidence, a team led by sub-inspector Sachin Choudhari arrested Singh from his home a few days ago.
The 60-year-old Bandra resident had approached the police on March 30 alleging he was duped by a woman, posing as a travel agency executive, on March 15.(HT Photo)
The 60-year-old Bandra resident had approached the police on March 30 alleging he was duped by a woman, posing as a travel agency executive, on March 15.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2019 04:38 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByHT Correspondent

Cash van driver held for planning heist

In the robbery attempt, a man had entered the cash van at a road near Pul Prahladpur police station on Friday morning and tried to flee with a bag containing 14 lakh in cash.
Police said that they had found a mobile phone on Nandu’s body. The owner of the SIM card in that phone turned out to be a relative of the cash van driver.(HT Photo)
Police said that they had found a mobile phone on Nandu’s body. The owner of the SIM card in that phone turned out to be a relative of the cash van driver.(HT Photo)
Updated on May 14, 2019 07:50 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Explosives found buried in Sri Lanka mosque backyard

The explosives were recovered at Welipenna on Friday night during a joint operation carried out by the Special Task Force and the police, the Daily Mirror reported.
Officials also seized 16 circuit boards of high technology, 16 SIM cards, several compacts discs, computer accessories and a car in a house at Pirivena Mawatha in Mount Lavinia.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Officials also seized 16 circuit boards of high technology, 16 SIM cards, several compacts discs, computer accessories and a car in a house at Pirivena Mawatha in Mount Lavinia.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Updated on May 04, 2019 01:19 PM IST
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Colombo | ByIndo Asian News Service

Man who tried to extort Rs 2.5 crore from ex-employer in Delhi held

Police said Jha allegedly procured a SIM card and also roped in his brother-in-law into the scheme. On Thursday, Jha allegedly called the businessman at around 1pm and demanded him to pay up Rs 50 lakh or face dire consequences. The victim first dismissed the threat.
A man who allegedly tried to extort Rs 2.5 crore from his former north Delhi-based employer on Thursday was arrested from Jharkhand on Sunday(File Photo)
A man who allegedly tried to extort Rs 2.5 crore from his former north Delhi-based employer on Thursday was arrested from Jharkhand on Sunday(File Photo)
Updated on Apr 09, 2019 07:27 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

SC asks petitioners challenging Aadhaar ordinance to move HC

The ordinance that allows voluntary use of Aadhaar as identity proof for obtaining mobile SIM cards and opening bank accounts was accorded Presidential assent last month.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to hear pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar ordinance, brought by the Centre, and told the petitioners to approach a high court on the matter.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to hear pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar ordinance, brought by the Centre, and told the petitioners to approach a high court on the matter.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
Published on Apr 05, 2019 11:27 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Mumbai businessman tries to buy VVIP mobile number, gets conned of 41K

On March 8, he received an SMS featuring the logo of a popular mobile network brand. It claimed that the company was offering VIP and VVIP numbers like 8800000000 and 9100000000 at a discounted price
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Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Updated on Mar 31, 2019 01:00 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByJayprakash S Naidu, Mumbai

Gang supplying SIMs to criminals busted

The police have identified the kingpin of the gang as Mohammad Shakeel (21), a B.Sc second-year student from Kannauj.
Gang supplying SIMs to criminals busted. (Representative Image)(HT File Photo)
Gang supplying SIMs to criminals busted. (Representative Image)(HT File Photo)
Published on Mar 30, 2019 05:06 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Lucknow businessman arrested for stalking, harassing Congress leader: Cops

Police said the suspect deleted his social media accounts and deactivated the SIM cards soon after the complainant posted the numbers on her social media account.
Lucknow businessman held for ‘stalking’, ‘harassing’ Congress spokesperson.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Lucknow businessman held for ‘stalking’, ‘harassing’ Congress spokesperson.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Mar 29, 2019 08:51 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent
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