Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney and his family were reportedly made the target of `vile` death threats on Twitter following United`s Premier League drubbing by arch-rivals Manchester City on Sunday.
Kerry Washington had to steer clear of Twitter and Facebook after speaking at the Democratic National Convention last year in support of President Barack Obama because Republican fans of her TV series `Scandal` wanted her dead.
A RTI activist who has been working to expose irregularities in the mining sector claimed to be living in constant fear after receiving death threats by mining mafia who were allegedly supporters of the ruling party.
A day after the noted author claimed that he had received inputs from Mumbai and Rajasthan police that paid assassins were on their way to eliminate him, security agencies have come with different versions on the same matter.
Reality TV star Dolly Bindra got the scare of her life when she received threatening phone calls recently. She complained to the Malad police in Mumbai, following which a non- cognizable case has been registered by the cops.
Voicing concern over death
threats being received by a whistle blower who claimed to have exposed a fake ration cards racket, CIC has directed the Delhi Police to inquire into the complaint and ensure that he is not harmed.