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  • HC reserves order on maintainability of PIL against Vadra firms

    The Delhi High Court today reserved its order on maintainability of a PIL seeking a court-monitored CBI probe into various land deals allegedly entered into by Robert Vadra firms. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice R S Endlaw, which had so far not issued a notice on the PIL, reserved its order […]

    Special CBI court rejects closure report in DySP murder case

    A special CBI court on Tuesday rejected the agency’s closure report giving clean chit to controversial minister Raja Bhaiyya in Kunda Deputy Superintendent of Police, Zia-ul-Haq’s murder case, and directed it to further investigate the matter. The order was passed by Special Judicial Magistrate (CBI) Shraddha Kumari on an application filed by Parveen Azad, wife […]

    Pallavi murder not rarest of rare, rules court; Mughal gets life

    Security guard Sajjad Mughal, who was convicted for killing 25-year-old city-based lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha, was spared the noose and sentenced to life imprisonment after a local court observed that the crime did not fall under the ‘rarest of rare’ category. “Considering the mitigating and aggravating circumstances, I am of the opinion that the case does […]

    Home Ministry rejects mercy petitions of Koli, 4 others

    Mercy petitions of five death row convicts including Surendra Koli, who was found guilty in the sensational Nithari serial rapes and killings, were on Wednesday rejected by the Home Ministry. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh signed five files recommending to President Pranab Mukherjee that the mercy pleas of Renukabai and Seema (Maharashtra), Koli (Uttar Pradesh), […]

    Cyber security attack: serious threat compounded by lack of individuals’ online security

    Bangalore: The major computer virus that could give hackers access to sensitive information is a serious threat, as hundreds of thousands of people have little or no security software, according to the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Hugh Boyes, the IET’s cyber security lead said: “This is a very serious threat compounded by the […]

    4 accused including a cop arrested in gangrape case in Badaun

      Four accused including a cop were arrested in a gangrape case involving two minors in Badaun, Uttar pradesh. Two teenage dalit cousins were allegedly gangraped and murdered with their bodies found hanging from a tree in Katra village. The two girls, who were cousins and aged 14 and 15 years, went missing from their […]

    CBI to form SIT for probing Saradha scam

    The CBI will form a Special Investigation Team (SIT) soon to probe the Saradha chit fund scam in which investors in West Bengal, Odisha and Assam were allegedly duped of 10,000 crore rupees. CBI Director Ranjit Sinha said in New Delhi today, SIT will be set up as soon as the legalities in the case […]

    Over 69 Percent of Targeted Attacks in India Focus on Large Enterprises

    Chennai: Symantec Corp.’s Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR), Volume 19, shows- ·         A significant shift in cybercriminal behavior, revealing the bad guys are plotting for months before pulling off huge heists – instead of executing quick hits with smaller rewards. ·         Attackers are unrelenting in their focus on large enterprises with over 69 percent or […]

    Girl gang raped in Tripura, one held

    By- Nabendu Bhattacharjee Agartala  (Hindusthan  Samachar):  The State has been ashamed by yet another gang rape incident. The West Agartala Women Police arrested one of three culprits on Thursday  over complaints of rape of a 20-year- old girl at TV Tower near AD Nagar  on Wednesday  night. The victims aged 20, a resident of  Birchandra Manu, […]

    Malware: Majority of njRAT C&C servers are found in the Middle East and North Africa – Symantec

    Dubai: Symantec (http://www.symantec.com)  has observed the growth of indigenous groups of attackers in the Middle East, centered around a simple piece of malware known as njRAT (http://bit.ly/1i1Ps9m). While njRAT is similar in capability to many other remote access tools (RATs), what is interesting about this malware is that it is developed and supported by Arabic […]