'Fake' students a growing trend in Maharashtra
Sep 16, 2011
Crazy cutoffs had students buying caste certificates
Jun 25, 2011
The school where fake pilots trained
Mar 23, 2011
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday February 27, 2013
The Maharashtra State Board's counsellors, who man the helplines, were inundated with phone calls from Monday afternoon till Tuesday evening from 250 worried students appearing for the HSC exams. Students were calling in after they had received an SM...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
A city magistrate today rejected a Gujarat government plea seeking transfer of the nine accused in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case to a jail in the neighbouring state, as they faced danger to their lives from the banned Students' Islamic M...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 25, 2012
A total of about 63,000 fake students entered Britain in 2011, and 59 per cent of the total number of Indian pupils were bogus, a report by a British campaign group said on Wednesday.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Tuesday January 3, 2012
With the arrest of two past pupils of a Navi Mumbai college last week, the local police have busted a major fake certificate racket flourishing in the satellite city. Koparkhairane cops were led to the two forgers -Mohammad Ishaq (23) and Mohammad Sa...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday September 16, 2011
It's an alarming trend. Despite Rs 27,000 being spent on education by the Mahrashtra government, the money, it seems, is not translating into better educational facilities for the students. Instead, in the Nanded district of Maharashtra, schools are ...
India | Mid-day.com | Monday June 27, 2011
Fake certificates racket kingpin says he started out on the trade after a close associate was denied admission due to the quota system.Himanshu Gupta, the kingpin of the gang who produced fake caste certificates, had hit on the idea three years back after one of his best friends was denied admission...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday June 25, 2011
After Delhi University's sky high cut offs hit the headlines, yet another controversy has emerged from the campus. Delhi police's crime branch has busted a gang selling fake caste certificates to students seeking admission to the Capital's top colleges.The certificates were sold to students for five...
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 22, 2011
An Asian-origin law student in Britain has been sentenced by a court to two years in jail for falsely claiming that she was raped, a media report said.Nineteen-year-old Aisha Mather of Hertford Road, Stevenage, told police that she was raped by a man who followed her into an address on North Sherwoo...
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday February 2, 2011
If you are an MBA student, be careful the next time you get a job offer by email. It might be a fake offer designed to lighten your pocket. Bogus offer letters from reputed Indian companies are landing in the inboxes of MBA students in the city. More than a dozen of MBA students from Sinhagad Instit...
Cities | Puja Pednekar, DNA | Sunday November 14, 2010
One small class, no professors, a small, 10-feet room that serves as the administration office; this is not what 200 graduate students had signed up for when they applied to the Zoroastrian College at Fort.But, when the academic year began, the students found out that the college was only a front of...
World | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 28, 2010
A group of Indian students residing in Melbourne were assaulted by about 15 Australian men who entered the house of these Indian students unprovoked. The attackers were also carrying a fake gun threatening to kill the Indian students.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 5, 2010
A local committee has ruled that parents would not pay school fees during the boycott of classes in Manipur since September last year to protest the alleged killing of a youth by police commandos in a fake encounter.
India | Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Saturday December 26, 2009
Manipur's classrooms have been empty since August in protest over an alleged fake encounter in Imphal.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2009
Cases of Indian students being duped by fake universities in Australia had come to light in a petition filed.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2009
Australia is likely to bring laws to protect overseas students from "fake" operators in the USD 12 billion international education sector.