North Korea tightens grip on phone SIM cards used by tourists

In a move that makes it harder for North Koreans to gain illicit access to the global Internet, North Korea now only allows mobile phone SIM cards used by tourists to be active for the duration of their visit, tourism sources told Reuters.

Tara Shahdeo case: Ranchi police raids Ranjit Kohli's residence, recovers 36 SIM cards

Ranchi police on Sunday raided the residence of national shooter Tara Shahdeo's husband, Ranjit Kumar Kohli alias Rakilbul Hussain, who has been accused of forceful conversion and recovered 36 SIM cards and a VIP light from his possession.Police also recovered 15 mobile phones, two CPUs, one pen

Concern over SIM cards without verification of subscribers

A whopping 4.69 crore mobile subscribers in the country are using their cellphones without verified addresses and this situation can work to the advantage of terrorists, a member said in the Rajya Sabha.

No bail for man impersonating as PM, Lalu

One of the two men accused of making hoax calls and demanding money by impersonating Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and RJD leader Lalu Prasad was Thursday refused bail by a Delhi court.

Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini produced in Vellore court

Nalini, the life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was on Tuesday produced before a court here in connection with seizure of mobile sim card and knife in her prison cell in April, 2010.

Two held for supplying mobile to `Maoist` prisoner in Odisha

Two persons were arrested in Odisha`s Ganjam district on charge of supplying mobile phones and other accessories to a prisoner, suspected to be a Maoist.

FIR against users who forge documents to get SIM cards

Retailers and franchisee selling mobile SIM cards will have to register police complaint against subscribers if they submit forged documents to get mobile connections.

12,437 SIM cards seized in Ahmedabad

In a major breakthrough, the Crime Branch team of Gujarat Police recovered a huge cache of as many as 12,437 SIM cards.

SIM cards free of cost to Haj pilgrims

In Tamil Nadu, the committee would distribute 3,315 SIM cards to Muslims who were selected for Haj pilgrimage.

SC sets up committee on norms for issuing SIM cards

The Supreme Court on Friday set up an expert panel to recommend within three months the procedure for telecom firms for properly identifying customers before issuing SIM cards to them.

SC sets up committee on norms for issuing SIM cards

The bench passed the order on a plea by one Avishek Goenka seeking its direction to the government to frame guidelines for telecom firms for issuing SIM cards.

Massive SIM card racket busted in Mumbai

The accused was arrested today and produced before a
local court which remanded him in police custody till January
16.

Imported SIM cards under scanner of security agencies

A high-level committee of
central security agencies and Telecom Department has been
constituted to look into the issue of imported SIM cards.

Meghalaya: Suspected SIM cards on police radar, over 2,500 disconnected

Extortion threats from unknown
persons as well as militant groups have caused concern in the
Meghalaya police which has zeroed in on a set of numbers for
verification by Telecom operators.

Bangladesh to ban sale of SIM cards to youths under 18

Dhaka will formulate a policy to ban sale of SIM cards to youths under 18.