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Bribery case: Micromax co-founder Rajesh Agarwal steps down after arrest

Following arrest by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sleuths on Wednesday in connection with an alleged bribery case, Micromax co-founder and director Rajesh Agarwal has "stepped down from his duties", the Gurgaon-based mobile phone maker said today.

John McAfee arrested by Guatemalan police

John McAfee, the tech millionaire who fled Belize after the murder of his death of his neighbour, was arrested today by Guatemalan police for secretly crossing the border into the country illegally.

Pirate Bay co-founder Warg busted in Cambodia

Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, a co-founder of popular file sharing website The Pirate Bay has been arrested in Cambodia. Warg was found at an apartment in Phnom Penh and taken into custody by Cambodian police on Thursday.

Scotland Yard busts 2 alleged LulzSec, Anonymous hackers

Police in the UK confirmed Friday they have arrested two men in connection with a series of high-profile cyber attacks orchestrated by notorious hacker groups Anonymous and Lulz Security.

Brit youth charged for planning water-gun fight via Facebook, BBM

Taking a stern stand following riot incitements on social networks that blighted London, members of the police control room in Essex arrested a 20-year-old youth for allegedly using his cellphone to organize a large water fight.

TwitPic boss runs down street naked;Tweets pic from cop car

Noah Everett, founder of the most popular Twitter photo sharing service TwitPic, has been arrested and tweeted about it from the backseat of a police car. And to prove it, he even posted a picture of himself getting arrested.

Spain nabs 3 'Anonymous' Sony hacktivists

The Spanish police on Friday arrested three alleged computer hackers in connection with recent online attacks on Sony's PlayStation Network as well as other sites of government, banks and multinational companies.

Mac technician installs 'spy-cam' to snap naked women, arrested

Police on Wednesday arrested a computer technician who allegedly installed a spyware on women's laptops that allowed him to secretly take photos while they were showering and undressing in their homes.

IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn faces rape charges

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested over the weekend and charged with attempted rape, a criminal sex act and unlawful imprisonment after a maid at a Manhattan hotel accused him of sexually assaulting her.

NY doctor arrested in Cambodia for having sex with boy, 14

A New York doctor working as a volunteer in a Cambodian children's hospital has been arrested for sexually abusing an underage boy, according to multiple online tabloid reports.