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Tuesday, June 28, 2022



Panchkula: Out to buy car on OLX, doctor loses Rs 7.5 lakh

March 01, 2022 2:26 am

As per Dr Rashmi, a resident of Sector 12, her family had been looking for a second-hand car on OLX.

Mumbai: 19-year-old tries to sell old sofa online, duped of Rs 1.68 lakh

July 14, 2021 11:33 am

In his complaint, the student said he placed a free advertisement on OLX on July 9 and, the next morning, received a phone call from the fraudster, who claimed he was calling from Andheri and was interested in buying the sofa for Rs 35,000.

The new ‘Nigerian prince’: Second-hand vehicles listed online by fake Armymen

August 03, 2020 2:42 am

The officer’s response? “Aap bhi bevakoof ban gaye? Ye roz ki kahaani hai, yahan roz 100 log aate hain. (You got fooled too? It’s an everyday story; hundreds come looking).”

Vehicle frauds: 70 cases in Chennai point to Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district

March 05, 2020 11:37 am

According to the complaints, the modus operandi in these cases was that accounts created on the online portal in the name of Army officers posted advertisements for sale of vehicles.

Four tips you must keep in mind while buying or selling a used smartphone online

March 03, 2020 7:53 am

Delhi police recently issued a word of caution regarding buying and selling of used gadgets and smartphones. Here is how you can be safe with your purchase.

Apple is the most popular brand for pre-owned smartphones in India: Olx study

November 01, 2019 8:45 am

An OLX report claims that Apple iPhones have the highest demand as well as the highest share of listings on its platform. Xiaomi smartphones are the second most popular while Samsung smartphones have the second highest listing.

At least 25 people a month duped by people posing as army personnel on OLX India

May 30, 2019 3:48 pm

On average, the cyber crime division receives 25 complaints every month regarding cyber fraud committed by men claiming to be from the Indian Army and using the OLX India platform.

Delhi: Man steals phone, sells it using victim’s OLX account

September 02, 2018 6:09 am

The District Cyber Cell (DCC) of Shahdara district has now arrested the accused. The team, headed by inspector Sunjoy Sharma, traced all IP addresses on which the OLX account was used and then found the buyer of the stolen mobile phone.

OLX reports 40 per cent growth as pre-owned phone market thrives in India

September 01, 2018 8:39 pm

OLX recorded almost 14 million mobile phones and accessories listings in the financial year 2017-18.

In UP, a growing online market for cows: Uneasy sellers and discerning buyers

April 18, 2017 4:32 pm

The sale of cattle through conventional means has dropped dramatically. Subsequently, there has been a sudden spike in the number of cow advertisements on e-commerce sites, particularly post the state elections.