Sarpanch among 3 booked for ‘sensitive’ posts on social media in Rajouri

Sarpanch among 3 booked for ‘sensitive’ posts on social media in Rajouri

Jammu: Police have booked a sarpanch and two others for “sensitive” posts on a social media platform in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district Thursday, officials said. On a post of Sarpanch Liyaqit Ali, the other two accused made “sensitive comments having the potential to disturb peaceful atmosphere”, they said. Taking note of the matter, police […]

FIR against social media channel for disclosing rape victim’s name

FIR against social media channel for disclosing rape victim’s name

Ganderbal: Police has registered a case against a social media channel for disclosing the name of a teenage rape victim from Ganderbal. A statement issued by police said that the certain social media reporters have been noticed to be violative of legal provisions about non disclosure of real name of Rape Victim. In this regard […]

Is Social Media the Modern Literature?

Is Social Media the Modern Literature?

Mir Aadil Bashir “That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” (F. Scott Fitzgerald) I find it important to start this article with a set of important questions to ponder upon. The questions are: why do […]

On Social Media

On Social Media

A man arrested for posting morphed pictures of a woman on social media and then blackmailing her has been denied bail. The man in contention had found the phone of the victim after she had lost it and then misused the whole saga. The issue here raises a whole host of issues regarding communications technology, […]

Social Media Implications on Family Relations

Social Media Implications on Family Relations

Dr Bilal Ahmad Dar In the modern era, the internet has grown to be one of the most powerful sources to connect people With the advancement of the internet , Social Networking Sites (SNS) are increasingly becoming popular and have become the most up to date and attractive tools for connecting people across the world. […]

Facebook, Twitter, others seek legal opinion on India’s new internet rules

NEW DELHI: Global social media and technology giants are gearing up to fight new rules proposed by the Indian government that would require them to actively regulate content in one of the world’s biggest Internet markets, sources close to the matter told Reuters. The rules, proposed by the information technology ministry on Christmas Eve, would […]

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