IT Act

Morphing of students’ DPs: 3 arrested in Vijayawada

They then blackmailed the students to make nude video calls.

published on : 7th January 2023

INTERVIEW | 'India needs a dedicated cyber security law'

Supreme Court advocate and an eminent expert on cyber law Pavan Duggal in discussion with Amit Mukherjee throws light on various aspects of cyber security.

published on : 13th December 2022

Uttar Pradesh: 20 people booked for making video of 12-year-old blood-soaked rape victim 

Police said efforts are on to identify those who were making the video. The girl is currently undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Kanpur.

published on : 29th October 2022

No citizen can be prosecuted under scrapped sec 66A of IT Act, says SC 

Under the annulled section, a person posting offensive content could be imprisoned for up to three years and also fined.

published on : 12th October 2022

Prank video lands YouTubers in trouble

A day after warning a group making and hosting prank videos on YouTube, Coimbatore City police on Sunday registered a case against the YouTube channel 'Kovai 360 Degree'.

published on : 5th September 2022

Kerala Man falls prey to fake cryptocurrency app, loses Rs 6 lakh

The related incident took place in 2021. The complainant invested Rs 6 lakh in an app named My Token which was dealing with a cryptocurrency named USDT.

published on : 1st August 2022

Twitter moves court over Centre's 'arbitrary' content blocking orders

In a June letter, the IT Ministry had warned Twitter of strict action if it does not comply with some content takedown orders.

published on : 5th July 2022

Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority to allow staff to bring children to office

CMDA Member Secretary Anshul Mishra said that staff can bring their infants or older children to office and be near them while working.

published on : 7th April 2022

Private hospital staffer held in Karimnagar for filming woman in bathroom

Police on Wednesday arrested a cleaner for video-recording a woman on his cellphone while she was bathing in a private hospital’s bathroom. 

published on : 3rd March 2022

15.5 lakh cyber security incidents in 2019, 2020, Govt tells Lok Sabha

According to the information reported to and tracked by the CERT-In, 3,94,499 and 11,58,208 cyber security incidents were observed during 2019 and 2020, respectively.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Gujarat Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar's self-immolation: Government accepts demands of kin

Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar had set himself ablaze outside the Patan Collector's office on Thursday and had died of burn injuries at a private hospital in Ahmedabad the next day.

published on : 17th February 2018

Gujarat: Activist Bhanubhai Vankar, who set himself on fire over alleged delay in allotment of land to Dalit family, dies

Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar, who set himself on fire outside the Patan Collector's office over alleged delay in allotment of land to a Dalit family, succumbed during treatment tonight.

published on : 16th February 2018

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani orders probe into Dalit activist's self-immolation bid

Sixty-year-old Vankar, who suffered severe burns after he set himself on fire outside Patan district Collector's office yesterday, has been admitted to a private hospital in Ahmedabad.

published on : 16th February 2018