Sailor held for sending lewd SMSes to woman

A 33-year-old sailor was arrested for allegedly sending obscene SMSes and making undesired phone calls to the wife of a man working with Merchant Navy here, police said on Friday.

EC bans political bulk SMSes 48 hrs prior to polling

Delhi Election Commission on Friday directed all mobile service providers to stop "political" bulk SMS services 48 hours before the Assembly election to ensure that parties do not influence voters during this period.

Received SMSes warning of threat to my life: Amar Singh

Amar Singh, once a prominent face in Samajwadi Party on Sunday claimed he was receiving text messages warning him not to come to meet slain former MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh Seepu`s family, as "he could also meet the same fate".

Debt-ridden youth held for sending threat SMSes to employer

Unable to settle the debts from his salary, a 19-year-old youth sent threatening SMSes and letters to his employer seeking Rs 10 lakh to ensure the safety of his family.

Trinamool, Govt spat over missed calls and SMSes

Government and the Trinamool Congress got into a spat over missed calls and messages with Home Minister P Chidambaram insisting that efforts were made four days back by the Prime Minister to contact Mamata Banerjee.

Ex-scribe detained for `sending threat SMSes`

A former journalist, who allegedly forwarded threat SMSes pertaining to the recent incidents in Assam and Myanmar, was detained on Wednesday for questioning, police said.

Man arrested for sending SMS on Assam violence

A textile shop worker was arrested here today for allegedly forwarding SMSes on the Assam violence to many persons in the city, police said.

Bulk of N-E rumours sourced from Pak: Home Secy

Morphed images circulated online that were responsible for creating panic among North-East people originated in Pak, Home Secretary RK Singh said.

Businessman arrested for sending filthy SMSes to politicians

A businessman was arrested
on Friday for allegedly sending "threatening" and "filthy" text
messages to politicians, including Union Minister Shashi
Tharoor, using SIM cards procured in someone else`s name.

Suo moto cases to be registered if extortion is through SMSes

Arunachal Pradesh government has
directed the state police to register suo moto cases if
extortion notices are sent by militants through SMSes on
mobile phones.