Most Internet scam victims are young people: Report
February 15, 2018

China’s younger generation may be more Internet savvy than the older people, but they still account for most of the victims of Internet scams, according to an anti-fraud website. More than 70 per cent of 24,260 Internet fraud reports received by the website, operated jointly by China’s software security firm Qihoo 360 and the Beijing Public Security Bureau, involved victims born in the.

JioPhone users to get Facebook from tomorrow
February 13, 2018

Facebook will be available on Reliance JioPhone from tomorrow through app store available on the handset, a company statement said today. “JioPhone is the world’s most affordable smartphone built with transformational technology especially for Indians to migrate from a feature phone to smartphone. As promised, JioPhone will be home to the world’s leading applications, starting with.

Law Deptt warns Govt Counsels against playing truant with professional responsibilities
February 9, 2018

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 09:Taking serious note of the usual non-appearance of Senior Additional Advocates General, Additional Advocates General, Deputy Advocates General and the Government Advocates in the courts to represent the state government, the Law Department has warned of disciplinary action against them including cancellation of appointment. “To overcome the practice of persistent non-appearance.

Women are speaking out about being sexually harassed during Hajj
February 6, 2018

By Rayana Khalaf While one might think that men would tame their vile urges while performing their religious Islamic duties in the holy city of Mecca, the reality is quite disturbing. Women have recently been speaking out about their experiences with sexual harassment while carrying out tawaf around the Kaaba during their pilgrimage to Mecca. It all started when Pakistani Sabica Khan shared a.

Safety precautions in an earthquake
January 31, 2018

  By Aamir Ali   An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred at around 12.35pm with epicenter at Afghanistan-Tajikistan border. The earthquake was felt in Jammu and Kashmir as well. J&K State falls in Seismic Zone IV and V and is vulnerable to earthquakes. In view of our vulnerability to disasters especially earthquakes and the fact that earthquakes cannot be predicted we need to take adequate precautionary.

An intel error? Suspected to be a suicide bomber, Pune girl is free to go
January 27, 2018

On January 23, a flash was sent out from the zonal headquarters of Jammu and Kashmir Police in Srinagar. The message was titled “urgent”. A Pune girl in her late teens was suspected of planning a suicide attack on the eve of Republic Day in Kashmir.   There was reason to worry as the girl was on the radar of security agencies for the past few years. In 2015, she was detained for.

In Ganderbal: PTK correspondent Raja Syed awarded for best Social Services
January 26, 2018

Srinagar, Jan 26 (PTK): Raja Sayeed rather  correspondent press trust of Kashmir (PTK) for District Ganderbal today bagged an award for the best journalist during the function of Republic Day celebration held at Ganderbal. The award was provided to the journalist for his commendable social service and impartial and regress efforts for reaching to the common public of the district.

‘Free Kashmir’ campaign launched in UK
January 26, 2018

LONDON: Kashmir Campaign Global has launched “Free Kashmir” campaign on a section of London transport network ahead of India’s Republic Day today, which is observed as “Black Day” by Kashmiris and Sikhs all over the world. Zaffar Quraishi, chairman of Kashmir Campaign Global who hails from  Kashmir but lives permanently in London in exile, told this scribe that a series of campaigns will.

How Kashmir’s senior citizens are battling the Public Safety Act
January 26, 2018

  The winter’s dim light exposes Haneefa Begum’s sad countenance. She is 72-years-old and her voice trembles as she makes a low, moaning sound. “Ab yahan koi nahin rehta (nobody lives here anymore),” she says as she enters her garden, leafless in December’s biting cold. Inside the front room of her big, quaint house in Sopore town of Kashmir’s Baramulla district,.

Fai welcomes UN chief’s call for India-Pakistan dialogue on Kashmir
January 26, 2018

  Washington, D.C. January 26, 2018. Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Secretary General, World Kashmir Awareness Forum has expressed gratitude to Mr. Antonio Guterres, the UN Secretary General for encouraging both India and Pakistan to address the issue of Kashmir through dialogue. The spokesperson of the Secretary General said on January 22, 2018, “We’re obviously aware.  We’re following.