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Promised mobiles, received vegetable cutters: B’luru police busts ‘lucky dip’ scam

Bengaluru Cyber Crime police have busted a ‘lucky dip scam’ running for the last four years in which tele-callers told victims that they had won branded mobile phones as part of a ‘lucky dip’. The Cyber Crime Division of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Suhail Khan, a 60-year-old resident of Venkateshpuram in Bengaluru for orchestrating the scam. According… Read More »

Despite Saudi signals, OPEC unlikely to deliver all promised oil cuts

OPEC is unlikely to deliver fully on its target to cut production despite Saudi Arabia saying it had trimmed more than it had committed to, OPEC delegates say, but compliance of 80 percent would be good and as low as 50 percent acceptable. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is planning to cut its output by 1.2… Read More »