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US boy apologises to 911 dispatchers for placing prank call

 A 11-year-old boy in the US state of Georgia who made a prank call to emergency responders has been caught by his parents who not only made him write an apology letter but also took him to the police station to apologise in person.

May 31, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

Michael Jackson used to prankcall me: Russell Crowe

Funnyman Russell Crowe has revealed he was on the receiving end of multiple prank calls from the King of Pop Michael Jackson.

Mar 31, 2015, 17:38 PM IST

Prank callers harassing lady constables at Raipur control room

Women police personnel posted at the control room of Raipur police have complained to the seniors about some pranksters who make hoax calls and use obscene language.

Sep 29, 2014, 16:09 PM IST

Police rush to Playboy Mansion after prank call

Police rushed to the Playboy Mansion after they were alerted of an assault on Thursday but found no evidence of any crime.

Feb 22, 2013, 18:02 PM IST

Chris Brown latest victim of prank calls

Singer Chris Brown has become the latest victim of swatting prank after someone called saying that there was a domestic violence involving a gun in the rapper`s Hollywood Hills home.

Jan 23, 2013, 12:40 PM IST

Kate hoax call: Nurse`s family wants answers, writes to hospital, radio

The family of an Indian nurse who was found dead after being caught in a royal prank call has written to the British hospital that employed her, demanding answers to several questions.

Dec 23, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

We are shattered, say children of Indian-origin nurse

"We are shattered and there`s an unfillable void in our lives," said the children of Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha.

Dec 15, 2012, 18:09 PM IST

Australian duo prank call their way to Kate’s private nurse

A couple of intrepid radio presenters fooled the medical staff at King Edward VII Hospital to gain private information about the Duchess of Cambridge’s wellbeing through a phone conversation.

Dec 05, 2012, 18:03 PM IST