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Cyber criminals who targeted hundreds of HDFC bank a/c holders held
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Cyber criminals who targeted hundreds of HDFC bank a/c holders held

The accused would collect data of bank customers and co-accused Pavin Ramesh and Rakesh used to make fake ID proof through photoshop having their own photographs on fake IDs.   New Delhi, June 23: A Delhi-based gang of cyber criminals was arrested for clandestinely taking out the money from the HDFC bank accounts of hundreds of people, an official said on Wednesday.   The accused were identified as Sunny Kumar Singh, Kapil and Pavin Ramesh. However, another accused, identified as Rakesh, is still at large.   Deputy Commissioner of Police (north) Sagar Singh Kalsi said a complaint was received in Cyber North through National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal (NCRP) wherein the complainant alleged that he received a message regarding reissuing of his SIM card...
Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari tests COVID-19 positive, admitted to hospital
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Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari tests COVID-19 positive, admitted to hospital

  Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 22 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has tested positive for COVID-19. He has been admitted to HN Reliance Foundation hospital, Mumbai on Wednesday for treatment purposes. Following the Maharashtra political crisis, rebel Shiv Sena minister Eknath Shinde was expected to meet Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari claiming of having the support of 40 legislators. Thirty-three Shiv Sena and seven independent MLAs, led by rebel party leader and Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Eknath Shinde arrived at a luxury hotel in Guwahati in BJP-ruled Assam on Wednesday. The revolt in the Shiv Sena has given rise to speculations that Shinde along with other MLAs might join the BJP in a bid to topple the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government. T...
Earthquake kills at least 280, injures 595 in eastern Afghanistan
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Earthquake kills at least 280, injures 595 in eastern Afghanistan

Kabul, June 22: At least 280 people were killed and 595 injured after an earthquake struck Afghansitan's Paktika province early on Wednesday, the state-run Bakhtar News Agency reported. Some 255 people lost their lives in Barmal, Ziruk, Naka and Gayan districts of Paktika province, the most-hit eastern province, according to the report, citing the latest local sources. Helicopters and rescue teams have arrived in the affected areas, according to the report. In neighboring Khost province, at least 25 people were killed and 95 others wounded, the report said. The quake, with a magnitude of 6.1, jolted 44 km southwest of Khost, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake has damaged dozens of houses in the region and also caused land sliding in Paktika, local sources sai...
Kidnap convict, murder accused score high marks in UP Board exams
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Kidnap convict, murder accused score high marks in UP Board exams

In the results declared on Saturday, prison inmates in Uttar Pradesh got 90 per cent success rate in high school and 70 per cent in intermediate Board exams this year Lucknow, June 20: Lokesh in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur has secured 72 per cent marks in Class 12 and Arjun, in Ghaziabad, has obtained 76 per cent marks in Class 10. What sets them apart from other students is the fact that both are lodged in jail and have taken their examinations form behind the bars. According to jail officials, Lokesh is lodged in the Saharanpur jail and has been convicted in a case related to kidnapping and compelling a woman to marry. Lokesh was accused of kidnapping his own relative's minor daughter and taking her to Karnal district by a bus in May 2018. Later,...