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Three arrested over cryptocurrency chain-link scam in Bengaluru

November 07, 2021 4:53 pm

The police said the accused had come up with a chain-link investing model in which members can make others join the platform and get commission for it. They were assured returns of 20% or higher.

Karnataka police arrest ex-army man from Bengaluru for investment fraud worth Rs 3.5 crore

June 07, 2021 8:01 am

Johny KV, hailing from Kerala, cheated hundreds of investors through an online scam promising them money for watching advertisements.

34-yr-old with links to BJP MLA aide, two others arrested over Bengaluru bed racket

May 28, 2021 11:42 am

The MLA, Sathish Reddy, incidentally had accompanied BJP MP Tejasvi Surya on a 'raid' of a Covid-19 war room in Bengaluru South, tasked with allotting beds, on May 4, which had led to police launching a probe into the matter.

Four more held for supplying 1,000 SIM cards to Chinese gang behind illegal loan apps

January 07, 2021 5:18 pm

A Chennai resident had claimed to have been threatened and abused by staffers of these online loan firms, saying he had availed a loan of Rs 5,000 through one of these apps but found that only Rs 3,500 had been credited to his account.

Bengaluru violence: CCB arrests former corporator Rakeeb Zakir

December 04, 2020 8:18 am

Zakir, a former corporator of Pulkeshinagar ward, was named as an accused in an interim chargesheet filed on October 12.

Bengaluru CCB arrests head constable for helping former minister's son, others evade arrest in drugs case

November 21, 2020 9:31 am

CCB had earlier stated that the head constable's role came to light after three people, including former Minister Rudrappa Lamani’s son Darshan Lamani, were interrogated in connection with the drugs case in Goa on November 9.

Sandalwood Drug Case: Lookout notice issued for Vivek Oberoi’s brother-in-law Aditya Alva

September 22, 2020 9:04 am

According to CCB police, Aditya is accused number 6 and has been absconding ever since the police started probing the drug case.

Kannada actor Sanjjanaa Galrani arrested in sandalwood drug case

September 08, 2020 7:21 pm

The actor's house was raided earlier in the day in connection with its probe into the drug peddling case. She was later taken to CCB headquarters for questioning.

Bengaluru police bust international drug racket, 3 arrested for growing weed in apartment

December 13, 2019 6:27 pm

According to police, found one of the accused was growing weed in pots in an apartment in Kengeri, Bengaluru.

Bengaluru police bust fake degree, marksheet scam; one arrested

December 11, 2019 3:40 pm

According to the police, the accused would cheat students by conducting fake examinations at his institute for the forged certificates. He would provide 'degrees' from around 20 open universities in India.