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Release cartoonist Trivedi or face protest: Kejriwal


September 11th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) India Against Corruption (IAC) member Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday threatened to sit on a protest outside the prison where cartoonist Aseem Trivedi has been jailed if ... Read more...

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Cartoonist sent to judicial custody, government faces flak on issue (Roundup)


September 10th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day in police custody for questioning after his arrest on sedition charges, cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was Monday sent to judicial custody as ... Read more...

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Cartoonist Trivedi’s questioning cut short, sent to judicial custody (Second Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day after cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his questioning ... Read more...

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Police cut short quizzing cartoonist Aseem Trivedi (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Barely a day after a cartoonist Aseem Trivedi was sent to seven days police custody after being arrested on sedition charges, investigators cut short his ... Read more...

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Anna’s cartoonist supporter sent to police custody


September 9th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) A Mumbai court Sunday remanded Aseem Trivedi, an Anna Hazare supporter and political cartoonist, to seven days police custody for drawing an allegedly derogatory sketch ... Read more...

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‘Multi-pronged strategy need to tackle cyber terror’


August 28th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) A multi-pronged strategy of setting up of a super information- sharing body, better coordination between government agencies, use of indigenous software and hardware could help in ... Read more...

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Suicide notes written on day of Geetika’s death: Police


August 24th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The two suicide notes recovered from the house of former flight attendant Geetika Sharma here were written on the day she hung herself earlier ... Read more...

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Morphed photo of Goa politician on Facebook, case lodged


August 23rd, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 23 (IANS) Police in Goa Thursday registered a case after unknown people uploaded on Facebook a woman politician's face morphed with actor Vidya Balan's body on a ... Read more...

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Kanda may also face destruction of proof case


August 22nd, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A fresh case of destruction of evidence will be slapped on Gopal Goyal Kanda, Haryana's former minister arrested for abetment to suicide of his ... Read more...

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Kanda booked under fresh charges


August 21st, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Delhi Police Tuesday slapped fresh charges against former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, who is accused of abeeting the suicide of his former employee Geetika Sharma."We ... Read more...

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Youth arrested for blackmail, rape in Ajmer


August 19th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 19 (IANS) A 19-year old youth was arrested in Rajasthan's Ajmer district Sunday for allegedly raping a teenaged girl by blackmailing her on the basis of an MMS ... Read more...

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Andhra CID begins probe into leakage of CBI official’s call data


June 29th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 29 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Police's CID has taken over probe into the leakage of call data records (CDRs) of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Joint Director V.V. Lakshminarayana ... Read more...

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Jagan case: Reporter, cop booked for revealing mobile call data


June 26th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 26 (IANS) The row surrounding the phone call data of a senior CBI officer took a new turn Tuesday with Cyberabad police Tuesday booking a journalist and a ... Read more...

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Law student uploads woman’s details on internet, held


May 12th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) A law student was arrested for harassing a woman, who studied with him in school, by uploading some photographs and her phone number on ... Read more...

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Jadavpore professor arrested for Mamata cartoons, granted bail (Roundup)


April 14th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) A Jadavpore University professor was arrested for allegedly circulating defamatory cartoons of some Trinamool Congress leaders including West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, attracting widespread ... Read more...

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Jadavpore professor arrested for Mamata cartoons, granted bail (Second Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) A Jadavpore University professor was arrested early Friday for allegedly circulating defamatory cartoons of some Trinamool Congress leaders including West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, ... Read more...

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Professor, neighbour arrested for Mamata cartoon (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) No laughing matter, this. A Jadavpore University professor was arrested here early Friday for allegedly circulating defamatory cartoons of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee ... Read more...

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Professor arrested for circulating Mamata cartoon


April 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) A Jadavpore University professor was arrested early Friday for allegedly circulating defamatory cartoons of some Trinamool Congress leaders, including West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, ... Read more...

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Over 380 phishing incidents from January to October


November 25th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Over 380 phishing incidents have been reported in the January-October 2011 period and 508 in 2010 to the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), the ... Read more...

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22 booked for hate mails on Digvijay Singh


September 30th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Delhi Police have registered a case against 22 people for sending hate mails against Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh, who has alleged an attempt ... Read more...

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No undue powers to access personal data: Communications ministry


May 10th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) No government agency has been provided undue powers to access sensitive personal information under rules of the Information Technology Act, the communications and information technology ... Read more...

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Charges framed against 13 in Delhi blasts of 2008


May 6th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) A trial court Friday framed charges against all 13 accused in the 2008 Delhi serial blasts case.Additional Sessions Judge Santosh Snehi Mann ordered framing of ... Read more...

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Minister accuses NRI of defaming daughter on Facebook


April 28th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 27 (IANS) Goa's Public Works Department Minister Churchill Alemao Wednesday filed a police complaint alleging that a Britain-based NRI abused his daughter on social networking site ... Read more...

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CBI issues letters rogatory to trace its website defacers


April 5th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has issued letters rogatory to authorities in Pennsylvania, US, and Daugavpils in Latvia in north Europe after finding that ... Read more...

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2008 Delhi serial blast: 11 accused fail to appear in court (Lead)


February 21st, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Eleven accused in the 2008 Delhi serial blasts, lodged in a Gujarat jail, Monday failed to appear before a Delhi court which pulled up authorities in that ... Read more...

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2008 Delhi serial blasts: 11 accused fail to appear in court


February 21st, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Eleven accused in the 2008 Delhi serial blasts, lodged in a Gujarat jail, Monday failed to appear before a Delhi court which pulled up authorities in that ... Read more...

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Cyber crimes on steep rise


January 21st, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) With the ever increasing population of netizens in the country, the number of cyber-crimes in the country is also rising sharply, says data released by the National ... Read more...

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Hacking case against Hollywood actor in Ghaziabad


November 29th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 29 (IANS) A complaint against Hollywood actor Justin Chatwin has been registered after a woman here alleged the actor hacked her Facebook account and her computer, police said Monday.In ... Read more...

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Tripura minister’s e-mail hacked


October 19th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Oct 19 (IANS) A Tripura minister's e-mail was hacked and false mails seeking a loan of $2,000 were sent through it, police said Tuesday."I'm out of the country in Cyprus and ... Read more...

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Govt. issues notice to Google over wrong depiction of parts of J-K


August 21st, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.21 (ANI): Taking a serious note of Google India showcasing some part of Jammu and Kashmir incorrectly, the Government has issued notice to the website and directed its department to ... Read more...

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Need for national policy on cyber security: Experts


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Cyber law experts from India and abroad Thursday urged the government to unveil a national policy on cyber security as well as make cyber crimes non-bailable to ... Read more...

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Court orders probe into pirated DVD screening of ‘Raajneeti’


June 17th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 17 (IANS) A court here Thursday asked police to lodge a first information report (FIR) and investigate into allegations that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators watched a pirated DVD ... Read more...

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‘Raajneeti’ lands BJP in full-blown political controversy (Lead)


June 16th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 16 (IANS) BJP legislators in Rajasthan locked in a hotel ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls were neck deep in controversy Wednesday for watching a pirated DVD of "Raajneeti" ... Read more...

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Lieutenant Colonel arrested for child pornography (Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) An Indian Army officer has been arrested for allegedly indulging in child pornography following an Interpol input to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), officials said Friday. The ... Read more...

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Tripura gets tough with cyber crime


March 24th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 24 (IANS) The Tripura government Wednesday notified guidelines that propose stringent action, including a 10-year jail term, against those involved in cyber crime. "If anybody is found guilty of indulging in ... Read more...

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