Akshay Kumar likens dowry to 'extortion', says not many films are made on the issue

The National Award winner was speaking at a promotional event of his latest release "Raksha Bandhan", which addresses the issue of dowry.

published on : 11th August 2022

Puducherry cyber cell registers case against instant loan apps after complaints of extortion

An official said that the cyber cell has shortlisted 63 such apps after complaints of harassment and threats made by loan recovery agents and is investigating.

published on : 13th July 2022

Haryana Assembly Speaker seeks more security for MLAs over threats

Recently, a case was registered on the complaint of Singh, a BJP MLA in Gurugram, wherein he stated that he had received an extortion message on WhatApp from an associate of the Neeraj Bawana.

published on : 10th July 2022

Madras HC dismisses bail petition in Kanniyakumari extortion case

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court dismissed the bail petition filed by one of the accused in the Kanniyakumari extortion case.

published on : 1st July 2022

Chhattisgarh: Two Congress leaders booked for extortion, intimidation on hotelier's complaint

Hotelier Subhash Rao had filed a complaint in April that Rajendra Singh Arora and Diwakar Bharti had extorted money from him claiming the parking space at his facility was illegal.

published on : 26th June 2022

Death threat continues, AAP MLA seeks action

The caller, who identified himself as Vicky Cobra, an associate of gangster Neeraj Bawana, also threatened to kill Jha and all his family members in case he refuses to pay the protection money.

published on : 26th June 2022

Punjab police arrest 13 members of Pinda gang

All those arrested persons are history-sheeters and have been facing criminal cases of heinous crimes including murder, attempt to murder, extortion, and arms smuggling.

published on : 24th June 2022

Court rejects dismissed Mumbai cop Sachin Waze's plea seeking default bail in corruption case

Waze, in his plea filed through advocate Raunak Naik, said no final report has been filed against him and hence, he is entitled to default bail under relevant provisions of the CrPC.

published on : 21st June 2022

Karan Johar was on Bishnoi gang's target list for extortion, 'claims' arrested gang member

In his statements before the investigating teams, Siddhesh Kamble alias Mahakal, an alleged member of the Lawrence Bishnoi gang disclosed a lot of information about the Moosewala murder conspiracy.

published on : 18th June 2022

Ramesh Jarkiholi video extortion issue: Karnataka HC adjourns hearing to June 27

After the sexual assault case against Ramesh Jarkiholi, the former minister filed a counter- complaint against the alleged victim and others alleging extortion.

published on : 30th May 2022

After inconclusive Centre-Naga talks, government tightens grip on extortion rackets

All police check gates, except the existing interstate check gates shall be closed forthwith. 

published on : 20th May 2022

Conman case: Jacqueline Fernandez withdraws plea from court seeking permission to travel abroad

With regards to the travel to Nepal and France, the Enforcement Directorate informed the court that for Nepal, her pass to attend the particular event has been cancelled.

published on : 18th May 2022

YSRC leader arrested for extortion bid

YSRC leader YS Konda Reddy was on Monday arrested for allegedly trying to extort money from a construction firm at Chakrayapet mandal in YSR district.

published on : 10th May 2022

UDF councillor among three held for extortion

A 7-member group led by Tibin beats up businessman at his office in Edappally

published on : 9th April 2022

Angadiya extortion case: Maharashtra government suspends Mumbai DCP Saurabh Tripathi

As per the government order, Tripathi was found absent from duty without informing the authorities and he had not done his duty to ensure that his subordinates do not resort to any corrupt practices.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Angadiya extortion case: IPS officer Saurabh Tripathi moves court seeking pre-arrest bail

The police had recently shown him as a wanted accused in the case after his name surfaced during the investigation.

published on : 19th March 2022

Angadiya extortion case: Mumbai Police's CIU arrests LT Marg police inspector

Wangate had earlier applied for anticipatory bail in the sessions court and had then approached the Bombay High Court before withdrawing his application and surrendering to police.

published on : 11th March 2022

Fake journalist, four others held for extorting spa owner in Bengaluru

A gang of five, including a fake journalist and four home guards, have been arrested for extorting money from the owner of a spa in Ramamurthy Nagar.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Three Mumbai cops booked for robbing and extorting money from angadias, two accused arrested

An FIR was registered against the accused officers based on a complaint lodged by a senior officer after the police received several complaints about them.

published on : 19th February 2022

Hyderabad: Money Heist fan leads gang of 5 into extortion & kidnapping, all held 

Shweta Chary, one among his gang, lured people. The gang would then abduct the person and demand ransom. 

published on : 16th February 2022
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