The police in Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi, has discovered and seized many mini earbuds and cameras used for cheating in exams. Police bust hi-tech exam cheating case Dang Cong Bao and Nguyen The Manh, both born in 1996, are the leaders. At their apartments, the police found hundreds of mini earbuds and cameras. Manh said he didn't have a stable job so when Bao told him that exam cheating equipment sold for huge money, they started working together since late 2018. They imported mini equipment from China at the price of VND400,000(USD17) to VND1.6m per item and sold for those in need at a double or triple prices. Manh said the mini earbuds that look like a pea cannot be detected and students can use them when they take any kinds of exams. A pair of mini earbuds is sold for VND2.5m to VND3m. Mini cameras that look like a button or a pen were popular during the exam seasons. Even on normal days, they can still sell several items daily. Each month, the pair earns VND20m to VND30m … [Read more...] about Police bust hi-tech exam cheating case
Money cheating case
The economic offences wing (EOW) of Pune police, investigating the multi-crore cheating case involving DS Kulkarni, 67, popularly known as DSKRepresentation pic The Pune police have filed a charge sheet of more than 36,000 pages against the businessman and builder who allegedly duped investors and cheated people to the tune of Rs 2,000 crore, and 12 others. The economic offences wing (EOW) of Pune police, investigating the multi-crore cheating case involving DS Kulkarni, 67, popularly known as DSK, has arrested three more persons, including two relatives associated with the company on charges of siphoning off depositors' money. DSK and his wife Hemanti are currently lodged in Yerwada central prison. The duo were arrested on February 5. On Tuesday, three other relatives were arrested by police, namely Kedar Vanjpe, DSK's older brother's son-in-law; his wife Sai, and Dhananjay Pachpor, DSK Group's former chief operating officer. The charge sheet was brought in four police cars and it is … [Read more...] about Mumbai: Over 36,000-page charge sheet filed in multi-crore cheating case involving DSK
A cyclo driver in Hanoi has denied having given votive money as change to two Spanish tourists. Two Spanish tourists complain about being given votive money as change by a cyclo driver in Hanoi on July 16. Photo from video clip Talking with Dan Tri/Dtinews Newspaper on Wednesday morning, Nguyen Van Chinh, 39, said he took the two tourists on an one-hour tour around the Old Quarter in Hoan Kiem District for an agreed price of VND 600,000 (USD26) and they paid exactly the sum. “It was about 6pm on July 16 and the two tourists were standing by Hang Da Street," Chinh said. "I approached and invited them to take a tour around the Old Quarter. They agreed with the price I proposed." Chinh said that after touring four streets on his cyclo, the two tourists asked him to stop at Hang Gai Street to have dinner. "One of them gave me one VND500,000 note and one VND100,000 note which was exactly the agreed tour fee," Chinh said. "They then also gave me a VND20,000 note as … [Read more...] about Hanoi cyclo driver denies votive money cheat accusations
ERODE: A Delhi-based businesswoman was arrested for duping a textile producer in the district of Rs 1.50 crore by not paying for the goods purchased, police said. A search is on for her two brothers, who were also involved in the case. According to police, Hanchu Chowdry (40) visited a textile factory in Chitode during May last and placed an order for 1,40,000 meters of unbleached gada cloth valued at Rs 1.50 crore. The owner Mohanraj had delivered the goods and the woman assured to make the payment within a month. However, as she failed to pay the amount after two months, Mohanraj visited the woman in New Delhi and demanded that the dues be settled. The woman refused to pay the money and allegedly issued a life threat to Mohanraj, who returned to Chitode and lodged a complaint with the police. A cheating case was registered against the woman and her two brothers. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested the woman near Erode Municipal VOC Park produced her before a court … [Read more...] about Delhi woman held in Rs 1.50-cr cheating case
Eurostat has reported an increase in couples getting married and, with the average cost of a wedding at €31,000 (see panel), it takes more than dewey-eyed passion to say "I do" these days. Since the economic recovery, our marriage rate has increased from 4.3 per 1,000 to 4.8, but still a way off from the 5.2 rate during the boom. It is well known that a strong economy means more couples getting hitched, but from a financial perspective, does it really matter? This week I'm looking at ways being wed pays ... and times when it doesn't. Can you really put a price on love? Income tax: Revenue wouldn't be known for its beating heart, but in fact working married couples pay less tax than singletons and get better breaks. Because they're allowed to share tax credits and can be jointly assessed, if they have only one income or one of the couple earns in a different tax bracket to the other, the savings can amount to over €3,400 per year. In addition, if one is a … [Read more...] about Your Money: A case of for richer or poorer?