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Synonyms for blackmail

Synonyms for blackmail

extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information

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exert pressure on someone through threats

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According to FIA spokesperson FIA Cyber Crime Cell has arrested 4 persons, who used to blackmail girls through Whatsapp, from different areas in Lahore during their operation., The suspects used to blackmail girls through videos and other content via Whatsapp.
Main suspect behind the videomaking Main Tariq and his gang made the video and blackmailed the judge, he said.
A "RUTHLESS" hacker blackmailed TalkTalk's former chief executive after being turned down for a college computer course.
About 21 blackmail cases are recorded every month and 19 per cent of the cases reported are related to mobile phone vendors.
The business news blog and its publisher (names withheld), according to information from the bank source, recently hatched the plot to blackmail Keystone Bank Limited and its managing director/CEO, Dr.
The girl had alleged that the man blackmailed her using her photos and demanded money.
Sometimes victims are blackmailed by previous partners, while in other instances perpetrators are strangers who film the victims without their knowledge or consent.
The post Remand for father and twin sons on suspicion of blackmail appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
He said the suspect had made fake accounts on Facebook through which he would harass and blackmail girls online.
Oman's cultural attache in the UK has warned Omani students against becoming victims of blackmail.
Rather than keeping this info to himself, her ex did the dignified and gentlemanly thing and decided to use this to blackmail her.
That is what almost happens to Blackmail before it - deliberately or inadvertently - decides to put Irrfan on the front, in part compromising on the writing.
He then used to blackmail them through their videos and pictures.
ACHESTER-LE-STREET teen has been accused of a PS1m blackmail bomb plot.
FIVE people face trial next year after they denied conspiracy to steal and blackmail charges.