Man accused of sexually exploiting minors arrested

Man accused of sexually exploiting minors arrested

Bandipora: Police has arrested a man in Bandipora for allegedly exploiting children and enticing minors. The arrest came after police received a complaint by a resident of Nowpora Bandipora, alleging that one Ghulam Hassan Sofi, resident of Nasoo was enticing minor boys with money to sexually harass them at his godown. He alleged that his […]

SHAME- Allegedly raped by father, Bandipora girl ‘ends life’

SHAME- Allegedly raped by father, Bandipora girl ‘ends life’

Bandipora: A girl allegedly raped by his father, repeatedly, over years, in Challiwan village of Bandipora district ended her life by consuming some poisonous substance at her home. A police statement issued here said that the girl was taken to hospital for medical treatment where she breathed her last, on Saturday. Her father has been […]

Overcrowded buses a harassment for girl students in Budgam

Overcrowded buses a harassment for girl students in Budgam

BUDGAM: For most girl students from this central district, the slogans of ‘Beti Bachaw Beti Padhao’ sound hollow, as the slogan and the crores of rupees spent on the scheme “haven’t changed the ground situation” for them. The slogans are written all over, but “we don’t even have proper bus facilities to schools and colleges,” […]

Court martial of Major Gogoi completed; may face reduction of seniority

Court martial of Major Gogoi completed; may face reduction of seniority

New Delhi/Srinagar: The court martial proceedings against Major Leetul Gogoi, who was at the centre of the 2017 ‘human shield’ controversy, have been completed and he may face reduction in seniority as a punishment for “fraternising” with a local woman in Srinagar last year, officials said. The court martial process against his driver, Sameer Malla, […]

Mudslinging in SMC: Deputy Mayor demands investigation into Mayor’s working

Mudslinging in SMC: Deputy Mayor demands investigation into Mayor’s working

SRINAGAR: Deputy Mayor of Srinagar Municpal Corporation, Sheikh Imran on Tuesday sought investigation by the Vigilance department and Central Bureau of Investigation into works, transfers, and appointments made by the Mayor Junaid Matoo. Addressing a press conference, Imran said the two bodies should investigate how the works by the Mayor are being carried out, how […]

Mayor seeks disqualification of woman councillor

Mayor seeks disqualification of woman councillor

Srinagar: Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) Mayor Junaid Mattu on Tuesday rubbished the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by a woman corporator, demanding her disqualification. He said he had the support of an overwhelming majority of the corporators of the municipal corporation and have written to Jammu and Kashmir Governor S P Malik, seeking […]

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