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Delhi real estate fraud: As many as 38 JNU, IIT Delhi professors cheated of crores by colleague

Despite DDA's advisories cautioning people against making any investment in the L-zone in various newspapers, people in need of an affordable home continued to invest and fall prey to fraud

Published on 7th January 2023

Noida: Aspiring doctor loses Rs 14 lakh to MBBS admission fraud

The aspirant was assured of admission either to a medical college in Bengaluru, Karnataka or Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Published on 4th January 2023

Kerala man defrauds students of crores of rupees, promising visas to European countries

The 42-year-old allegedly promised students visas at the cost of Rs 20 lakh. He also ran an institution out of Thiruvananthapuram, whose offices have been closed for weeks now

Published on 15th October 2022

UGC issues notice on issue of degrees by fraudulent institutions

The Commission has brought to the notice of the public an unrecognised university in Delhi that was offering invalid degrees

Published on 28th May 2022

Mumbai college prof held for allegedly cheating students by offering admission assurance

The accused has been sent to police custody till March 25. The matter came to light after students complained that the accused was refusing to return their original documents and money

Published on 24th March 2022

Why are research papers on polymers and cancer proteins uploaded on VBU's Archaeology prof's Google Scholar profile?

An internal source said that the professor's official CV is uploaded on the Vidwan portal, which is the official portal for professors in VBU, reflects his work properly

Published on 8th February 2022

Racket setting up decoys to solve JEE, GMAT busted; was working in tandem with Russian hackers

The technical analysis of the telecom and financial data led to the identification of the syndicate members, which were found to be based in Mumbai

Published on 6th January 2022
Fake Degree Certificates

Central Zone Task Force nabs duo producing fake certificates of Andhra University, Telangana University

Radhakishan Rao said that apart from the fake educational certificates, they also printed counterfeit reliving and offer letters and charge about Rs 50,000 to Rs 60,000

Published on 18th December 2021

Whopping 250 private schools in Guwahati pulled up for tax evasion to the tune of Rs 7 crore

The official said that many of the schools are still trying to evade their pending taxes by asserting that they are either religious or charitable institutions

Published on 14th December 2021

Online fraud: Assistant Prof in Kovai loses Rs 65,000 after clicking on SMS link 

J Beula Isabel is the complainant who lost a huge amount when she shared details on a web link sent through an SMS to her phone. The police said that this is the third case of fraud in two weeks time

Published on 6th October 2021

NCRB Report 2020: Debit, credit card fraud online climbs steeply, 225% more cases when compared to 2019

In 2019, the country recorded 44,735 cases of cyber crime, while the figures stood at 27,248 in 2018, the data from corresponding years showed

Published on 16th September 2021

Catch 'em COVIFRAUDS: This young lawyer is helping those falling victim to medical fraud during COVID-19

There are various contact numbers of people who are 'selling' oxygen or medical supplies are floating around on all social media platforms

Published on 21st May 2021

These Kolkata students are running down leads via their COVID resource website and flagging the frauds

Students from premier institutions in Kolkata including Jadavpur University, St Xavier's College, Scottish Church College and others came together to mitigate fraud and ensure resources reach people

Published on 25th May 2021
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Anna University's deputy registrar arrested by Central Crime Branch for job fraud

The police said Vishveshwar had received money from aspirants with a promise of getting them jobs using his father’s ‘influence’ in Anna University, TNEB and PWD

Published on 3rd March 2021

Stanford University researcher charged for lying about her membership with Chinese military

A federal grand jury charged Chen Song with visa fraud, obstruction of justice, destruction of documents, and false statements

Published on 24th February 2021

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