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IT raids ex-Minister’s Imran Ansari’s properties in Srinagar

IT raids ex-Minister’s Imran Ansari’s properties in Srinagar

Srinagar, April 25:  Income Tax (IT) officials on Thursday carried out raids in Srinagar city at the properties of former Minister Minister Imran Raza Ansari, sources here said. The I-T officials carried out raids at North Point Towers, a commercial complex in Karan Nagar area. The complex belonging to Shia…

Kashmir Valley NEET aspirants alloted four more centres

Kashmir Valley NEET aspirants alloted four more centres

Srinagar, April 25:  To accommodate all the 9,250 aspirants from the Kashmir Valley for this year’s National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) exams, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has allotted four additional centres in the region, officials said on Thursday. NTA had already set up NEET exam centres in the…

Persons seeking alms in Srinagar to be arrested

Persons seeking alms in Srinagar to be arrested

Srinagar, April 24:  People found soliciting alms at public places in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital will be immediately arrested, it was ordered on Wednesday. Srinagar District Magistrare Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, exercising powers under the Jammu and Kashmir Prevention of Beggary Act, ordered immediate arrest of persons found soliciting alms…

10 Pakistan-based militants who misused cross-LoC trade identified

10 Pakistan-based militants who misused cross-LoC trade identified

New Delhi, April 24:  The cross-LoC trade, which India suspended last week, was being used by at least 10 Pakistan-based militants to send weapons, fake currency and narcotics into Jammu and Kashmir with the intent of fuelling terrorism in the state, investigations by the security agencies have found. The 10…

Xiaomi launches 2 budget smartphones in India

Xiaomi launches 2 budget smartphones in India

New Delhi, April 24: Chinese handset maker Xiaomi on Wednesday launched its Redmi Y3 and Redmi 7 smartphones in India. Redmi Y3 would be available for Rs 9,999 for the 3GB RAM+32GB ROM variant and Rs 11,999 for the 4GB RAM+64GB ROM variant on Mi.com, Amazon India and Mi Homes starting…

Nine drug peddlers arrested in Jammu division

Nine drug peddlers arrested in Jammu division

Jammu, April 24: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday arrested nine drug peddlers in Jammu division along with consignments of narcotics. The police said nine drug peddlers were arrested with consignments of narcotics from Samba, Udhampur and Jammu districts. Two of the arrested drug peddlers, identified as Balkar Singh and…

Yasin Malik sent to judicial custody till May 24

Yasin Malik sent to judicial custody till May 24

New Delhi, April 24:  A Delhi court on Wednesday sent Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Yasin Malik to judicial custody till May 24 in connection with a case related to the funding of terror and separatist groups in the state. Presenting him before Additional Sessions Judge Rakesh Syal,…

Mehbooba leads protest, wants JKLF chief freed

Mehbooba leads protest, wants JKLF chief freed

Srinagar, April 24:  Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday led a protest march demanding the release of JKLF Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik. At her protest in Pulwama district, Mehbooba Mufti also sought resumption of trade across the Line of Control…

WhatsApp to deny private chat screenshots: Report

WhatsApp to deny private chat screenshots: Report

San Francisco, April 24:  Facebook-owned instant messaging app WhatsApp is testing an ‘Authentication’ feature which would bar users from taking screenshots of their private conversations. The new feature comes as part of a plethora of security changes that the app has been working on and introducing, keeping in line with…

10 voters drop dead in Kerala during LS polls

10 voters drop dead in Kerala during LS polls

Thiruvananthapuram, April 23:  At least 10 deaths were reported from various places in Kerala on Tuesday while polling was underway for 20 Lok Sabha seats in the state. However, the Election Commission said it had nothing to do with voting. The state poll panel asked the district collectorate to compile…

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