Cop arrested for making video clip of woman colleague

Cop arrested for making video clip of woman colleague

Jammu: A head constable of Jammu and Kashmir police has been arrested for allegedly shooting a nude video of a woman colleague when she was taking a shower in a hotel in Jammu, police said. Head Constable Mohammad Ramzan, posted in the security wing of the Civil Secretariat in Jammu, was arrested after a woman […]

Two labourers crushed to death

Srinagar: Two labourers were on Tuesday crushed to death as a concrete slab they were working under collapsed in Zaldagar locality of downtown city, police said. The deceased were identified as Farooq Ahmad Sheikh and Abdul Majeed Sheikh, they said. The incident took place when both of them were working at a construction site under […]

BSF trooper found hanging in Rajouri

Jammu: A BSF trooper was found hanging in his room at a camp in Rajouri district of Jammu region here, police said on Tuesday. The trooper was found hanging in a room of his quarter in Noushera BSF camp in the district last night, a BSF officer said here. The deceased has been identified as […]

Better to eliminate than discourage infiltrators: Lt Gen Saha

Better to eliminate than discourage infiltrators: Lt Gen Saha

Mumbai: Weeks after the Pathankot attack created a debate on security, deputy chief of army staff Lt Gen Subrata Saha on Tuesday said he is not in favour of floodlighting the borders and would prefer neutralising the infiltrators in the dark using latest technology. “The constant debate is — should we light up the fence […]

Journalists hold protest march; slam ‘police inaction’

Journalists hold protest march; slam ‘police inaction’

New Delhi: Hundreds of journalists today held a protest march against the attack on mediapersons covering the hearing of a sedition case in which the JNU students’ union president has been arrested and demanded that the culprits be brought to book. The scribes, representing various journalist bodies, took out a march from the Press Club […]

IPL-9: Parveez Rasool joins RCB

IPL-9: Parveez Rasool joins RCB

NEW DELHi: All-rounder Parveez Rasool has joined Royal Challengers Bangalore from Sunrisers Hyderabad for the 2016 Indian Premier League. IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla, said: “The Royal Challengers Bangalore have made strong moves ahead of the season. Parveez Rasool is an asset to any team with his all-round abilities while KL Rahul is one of the […]

Provident fund rate revised to 8.80%

CENNAI: The Central Board of Trustees of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Tuesday recommended an interest rate of 8.80 per cent for 2015-16 on its retirement funds of employees, said a member. “The interest rate recommended is 8.80 percent while the employee representatives at the meeting wanted at least 8.95 percent,” Prabhakar J Banasure, […]

JNU teachers join strike, to take ‘nationalism’ classes

New Delhi: JNU teachers Monday joined the students in boycotting classes in protest against arrest of its student union leader in a sedition case and said they would take classes on “nationalism” in the varsity lawns. The students had yesterday gone on an indefinite strike till JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar is released and the sedition […]

Watson says he will be fit for ICC World T20

SYDNEY: Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has expressed confidence that he would fully recover from his abdominal injury and be eligible for selection for the ICC World T20, starting early next month. The mega-event is scheduled to be held in India from March 8 to April 3. Watson is one of four members of Australia’s 15-man […]

Indian sentenced to three years for espionage in Pakistan

Indian sentenced to three years for espionage in Pakistan

Peshawar: A 31-year-old Indian national, who had gone missing in Pakistan in 2012, has been sentenced to three years in prison by a military court for espionage. Hamid Nehal Ansari was convicted on Sunday by the military court in Kohat, a city in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, and was shifted to Peshawar Central Prison, a […]