Over 2100 Cases Pending in SHRC

Srinagar: At least 2,179 cases are pending with Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission while 5,767 cases have been disposed off since the inception of the Commission in 1997. SHRC is an autonomous state body with quasi-judicial powers tasked to investigate any violation of human rights in the state. The body was constituted in […]

Avalanche Hits Passenger Bus, 4 Killed

Bhadarwah: At least four passengers were killed after a vehicle came under a huge snow avalanche near Chattar Gali pass on Bhaderwah-Basholi highway in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. A minibus bearing registration number JK08D -5992, reportedly on its way from Bani to Bhaderwah, came under a mammoth snow avalanche as it […]

BJP MLA Spits Venom Against Kashmiri Traders

HYDERABAD: BJP MLA Raja Singh known to make controversial statements has brazenly asked all Hindus not purchase anything from Kashmiri Muslim traders. In a video message uploaded on his ‘Sri Ram Channel’ on YouTube on Wednesday, Singh says that in order to take ‘revenge’ on behalf of the Indian soldiers don’t buy anything from Kashmiri […]

Facebook Helps Reunite Kashmir Woman With Family After 60 Years

LOWER DIR:  A lot of people spend too much time on Facebook. Some are looking at memes, some are doing quizzes. Others are looking for what their former friends are up to, and some are cyberstalking their ex-boyfriends and girlfriends from decades past. And sometimes, social media ends up helping us find long-lost relatives. And […]

4 colleges for architecture, nursing

Srinagar: Two colleges each for architecture and nursing are likely to come up in Jammu and Kashmir with the state government proposing the idea to the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD). The idea of setting up the colleges was placed before Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar by J-K Education Minister Altaf Bukhari yesterday. “During […]

Next GST Meet On May 18 In Srinagar

Srinagar: Finance Ministry today said the next meeting of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council will take place on May 18-19. The meeting will held in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. This round of meeting to be headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to finalise the rates of different commodities and services. It […]

BSNL Sends Vulgar Texts To Users

Srinagar: Bharat Sanchar Nigham Ltd (BSNL) is sending ‘unethical’ and ‘immoral’ messages to subscribers and many in Kashmir see it as an attempt by the State owned company to spread waywardness among youth here. “Aaj Raat Mai Free Hoo, Chat Karogay…”,  “Let’s talk sex….” like unsolicited text messages, apparantly from various chat companies are being […]

Beware! A scary new Google Docs phishing scam is going around

California (USA):A ‘phishing’ scam that tricked people with what appeared to be Google Docs links was doused by the internet giant after spreading wildly. The purpose of the scam, and the culprits behind it, remained unknown late in the day. “We have taken action to protect users against an email impersonating Google Docs, and have […]

T’gana cops luring Muslim youth to join ISIS:Case against Digivjaya Singh

Hyderabad: A case was registered on Thursday against Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for accusing the Telangana Police of luring Muslim youths to join the Islamic State group. In a series of tweets, Singh alleged that the Telangana state police had set up a bogus ISIS website, which was radicalising Muslim youths and encouraging them to […]

Iran says Saudis seeking tension in Middle East

TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Thursday denounced hostile comments by Saudi Arabia’s deputy crown prince against Tehran as a sign of flawed understanding of the regional situation and a proof that the kingdom follows “confrontational and destructive policies” in the region and towards Tehran. Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was reacting to comments made by Mohammed bin Salman al […]

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