Tag Archives: Blackmail

Extortion & Piracy: Side Effects of ‘Baahubali 2’ Success Stare at Karan Johar, Shobhu Yarlagadda

Telugu director SS Rajamouli and his producers Shobhu Yarlagadda and Karan Johar are reckoning not mere the success of ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ but also counting the number of threats and extortion demands now. Just a day after the film was released and made headlines amassing Rs.122 crore, a gang of six people tried to extort money from Karana Johar and ...

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Google Turns Pro-Active, Decides to Block Revenge Porn from Search Results

Search giant Google said it would block effectively the revenge porn from its results, whether it was with or without consent. Amit Singhal, senior vice president of Google Search, wrote in a blog post that the company had received many complaints and horror stories where the revenge porn was used to humiliate people amounting to “sextortion” on some websites, where ...

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ISIS executes Japanese hostage, Abe calls it ‘unforgivable act’; Focus on release of 2nd hostage now

A video released by the Islamic State (IS) militant group Saturday claimed one of the two Japanese hostages held by it was beheaded, according to media reports. Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned the possible execution, and called it “an unforgivable act of violence”. The government said it was verifying the video, which claimed that Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa was ...

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Congress Warns Govt: “Don’t try to Blackmail Congress, Name the Traitors”

The Congress asked BJP to disclose the names of “traitors,” who are involved in the black money issue, on Wednesday. Earlier, finance minister Arun Jaitley has said that Congress will be embarrassed once names of people holding illicit foreign accounts are made public. Accusing Jaitley of “bluffing” on the people, Congress leader Ajay Maken warned BJP, saying, “The government should ...

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