The Department of Telecom (DoT) recently launched a portal called Telecom Analytics for Fraud Management and Consumer Protection (TAFCOP).
Published on Aug 26, 2021 04:09 PM IST
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
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 11:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
The SIM cards were sold to fraudsters in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Bihar for up to Rs 5,000.
Updated on Sep 11, 2020 10:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | HT Correspondent
The arrested people created fake Aadhaar cards, voter ID through a banned Chinese App to get SIM cards for gangs, said police
Published on Aug 28, 2020 10:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | Shruti Tomar
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.
Updated on Aug 11, 2020 11:13 PM IST
Power dept officials, Faridabad man booked for illegally supplying electricity to 45 farm houses in UP
Updated on Aug 01, 2020 01:37 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
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.
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 08:33 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Aditi Prasad | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
The SIM had reportedly been given to Banur by a friend when he was out on a 20-day parole.
Updated on Jun 12, 2020 12:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Shailee Dogra
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.
Published on Apr 04, 2020 05:15 AM IST
Jammu |Press Trust of India
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.
Updated on Mar 04, 2020 08:06 PM IST
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
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , LudhianaHT Correspondent
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.
Updated on Jan 24, 2020 11:42 PM IST
Srinagar |Press Trust of India
Police said the company’s owner Ashfaq Ahmed was arrested and during his interrogation, he told the police about the nexus.
Published on Dec 10, 2019 11:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Jabalpur | HT Correspondent
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
Published on Nov 29, 2019 10:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , LudhianaHT Correspondent
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.
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 05:32 AM IST
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.
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 06:16 AM IST
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.
Updated on Aug 26, 2019 07:17 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Prawesh Lama
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.
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 04:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times,Gurugram | HT Correspondent
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.
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 10:39 PM IST
Gurugram | HT Correspondent
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.
Published on Jul 13, 2019 01:00 PM IST
Rohtak | HT Correspondent
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.
Updated on Jul 01, 2019 08:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sweta 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
Updated on Jun 30, 2019 01:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Hormazd Sorabjee
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.
Updated on Jun 03, 2019 04:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | HT Correspondent
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.
Updated on May 14, 2019 07:50 AM IST
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.
Updated on May 04, 2019 01:19 PM IST
Colombo |Indo Asian News Service
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.
Updated on Apr 09, 2019 07:27 AM IST
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.
Published on Apr 05, 2019 11:27 PM IST
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
Updated on Mar 31, 2019 01:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiJayprakash S Naidu
The police have identified the kingpin of the gang as Mohammad Shakeel (21), a B.Sc second-year student from Kannauj.
Published on Mar 30, 2019 05:06 AM IST
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.
Updated on Mar 29, 2019 08:51 AM IST