Tag Archives: Fake

Demonetisation: RBI Seeks Details Of Fake Currency From Banks

Mumbai: To ascertain the amount of counterfeit currency, the Reserve Bank has asked all banks to send details of all fake notes detected during exchange and deposits of defunct old high-value notes post demonetisation. Banks are required to send details of fake currencies in three different dates, the first of which is December 16. The RBI in an advisory issued ... Read More »

Google to Block Fake News Websites From Using Its AdSense Network

  Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Monday it is working on a policy change to prevent websites that misrepresent content from using its AdSense advertising network, a move aimed at halting the spread of “fake news” and other types of misinformation on the internet. The shift comes as Google, Facebook and Twitter face a backlash over the role they played ... Read More »

Apple Sues Accessory Makers for Selling Fake Products on Amazon, Groupon

Claiming that genuine Apple accessories like Lightning-to-USB cables and USB power adapters sold on Amazon and Groupon are 90 percent fake, the Cupertino-based tech giant has filed a lawsuit against US-based Mobile Star LLC, accusing it of selling counterfeit accessories online. “Almost nine out of 10 Apple-branded products the iPhone maker bought on Amazon were fakes,” according to the trademark ... Read More »

Hero MotoCorp and Delhi Police Bust Fake Spare Parts Dealers in Delhi

In a bid to deter the surge of fake spare auto parts and counterfeits in the market, Hero MotoCorp, with the help of Delhi Police, recently busted some dealer establishments in the National capital. Apparently the popular two-wheeler manufacturer had lodged a complaint and upon directions from the High Court, the company helped the Economic Offense Wing of Delhi Police, ... Read More »