Avoid getting hacked

March 15, 2020 10:00 am

When downloading music, videos or even software, make sure you are downloading from an authorized website. Some websites allow you to download certain high-value software. But it’s highly possible that they contain viruses that obtain your information.

Adam Sandler's Twitter account hacked

January 3, 2020 14:44 pm

Hollywood actor Adam Sandler's Twitter account has been hacked. The hacker tweeted several racist, sexist and anti-Semitic messages but they were quickly taken down.

Robert Downey Jr's Instagram hacked!

September 7, 2019 14:21 pm

American actor Robert Downey Jr.'s Instagram account was hacked on Friday and the star warned fans to stay alert against anything posted by that account.

July 30: Capital One Financial Corp (COF.N) said on Monday that personal information including names and addresses of about 100 million individuals in the United States and 6 million people in Canada were obtained by a hacker who has been arrested.

Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account was hacked today, with those behind the cyber-attack completely changing his biodata; including his profile photo, cover photo and Twitter bio.

SYDNEY, June 4: Australia’s top-ranked university said on Tuesday hackers breached its cyber defenses late last year to obtain sensitive data of students, including bank account numbers and passport details, going back nearly two decades.

Woman hacked to death in Bara

September 24, 2018 04:30 am

BARA, Sept 24: The body of a woman has been found in a sugarcane field in Bara on Sunday morning, a day after she went missing.

New Delhi, April 6: The website of Ministry of Defense of India appeared to have been hacked on Friday, officials said.

KERALA, March 28: An Indian religious guru whose penis was hacked off by a woman 'as he tried to rape her' has held a press conference to announce his genitals now work again.

Messi’s statue hacked down again

December 6, 2017 09:58 am

BUENOS AIRES, Dec 5: Argentina’s Lionel Messi is used to being hacked down by desperate defenders but his statue in Buenos Aires has suffered even rougher treatment for the second time this year.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7 : A bank in Nepal has recovered most of the money stolen after its SWIFT server was hacked last month, two officials, involved in the investigation of the Himalayan nation’s first reported cyber heist, said on Tuesday.

Gomez's Instagram hacked

August 30, 2017 09:14 am

LOS ANGELES, August 30: Singer Selena Gomez's Instagram account has reportedly been hacked.

SAN FRANCISCO, August 17:  As HBO struggles to stop “Game of Thrones” (GoT) leaks and tackle hackers’ ransom threats, another hacker group has broken into the TV company’s Twitter and Facebookaccounts.

LOS ANGELES, August 1: HBO has once again become a victim of cyber attack as the network's upcoming episodes of a couple of series, including the highly popular fantasy drama "Game Of Thrones", have reportedly been hacked.

COLUMBUS, June 26: Government websites, many of them in Ohio, were hacked Sunday with a message that purports to be supportive of the Islamic State terrorist group.

Man hacked to death

June 9, 2017 12:15 pm

PAANCHTHAR, June 9: A person was murdered at Sabrang, Phidim Municipality, Ward No. 1 this morning.

BHAKTAPUR, May 7: A person was hacked to death this morning with a khukuri at Kaushaltar of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality – 3.

LOS ANGELES, Dec 6: One Direction star Liam Payne's Facebook has been hacked and the hacker posted pornographic images of singers Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry.

NEW DELHI, Dec 1: The official Twitter accounts of Indian National Congress and party Vice president Rahul Gandhi were hacked today and some messages laden with expletives and profanities posted on it, the party said.

Login credentials for over 412 million users of adult websites run by California-based FriendFinder Networks Inc. were compromised last month in the largest hack of 2016, according to breach notification website LeakedSource.com.

A team of Chinese hackers were able to hack into Google’s latest flagship device Pixel and it took them less 60 seconds.

Parliament’s website hacked

November 13, 2016 16:33 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: The official website of Legislature-Parliament has been hacked on Sunday. Hackers have taken control of the website parliament.gov.np and have posted an image of the late King Prithvi Narayan Shah, the unifier of modern Nepal.

Woman hacked to death with an axe

November 6, 2016 10:25 am

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, Nov 6: A 35 – year – old woman was murdered by her in-law at Belauri Municipality – 6 in Kanchanpur this morning.

MUMBAI, Sept 6: Hrithik Roshan joined the league of celebrities who have been a victim of online hacking.

CIAA’s website hacked

July 2, 2016 16:29 pm

KATHMANDU, July 2: The official website of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has been hacked by “Latino Saber && xWARRIORtn Tunisian Cyber Resistance Al Fallaga Team”.

DHAKA, Bangladesh, July 1:  Police say a Hindu temple worker has been hacked to death in southwest Bangladesh in the latest attack blamed on radical Islamists.

The accounts of Mark Zuckerberg, cofounder and CEO of social media giant Facebook, on Twitter and Pinterest were compromised over the weekend, a media report said.