Police recover kidnapped minor girl from Punjab

Police recover kidnapped minor girl from Punjab

Srinagar, Nov 28: Baramulla police recovered a kidnapped minor girl from Punjab and arrested two persons involved in the crime. Police Station Kunzar received a complaint from Javed Ahmed Shah resident of Batpora Kunzer to the effect that his niece (name withheld) was kidnapped by one Arjun Singh resident of Punjab on 18th of this […]

PFO Employees strike enters 8th day

Srinagar, Nov 28: Subscribers are doing rounds of Provident Fund Office to get their Provident Fund released but all in vain as the strike called by Employees of Provident Fund Organization enters 8th day on Tuesday. Shouting slogans in favour of their demands, the protesting employees said that they have been working on their posts […]

Trai proposes to keep internet free with some exemptions

Trai proposes to keep internet free with some exemptions

  New Delhi, Nov 28: Telecom sector regulator Trai has recommended upholding the basic principle of keeping internet free and not allowing any discrimination based on content. However, the regulator has proposed to exempt specialised services, which are optimised for specific content and are not internet services. Department of Telecommunications (DoT) may identify these specialised […]

Oil Minister pitches for including gas in GST

Oil Minister pitches for including gas in GST

  New Delhi, Nov 28: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today made a strong case for inclusion of natural gas in the Goods and Services Tax, saying that if polluting coal can be included, then the environment-friendly fuel certainly deserves a place in the new regime. “Coal has been included and levied with 5 per cent […]

Pak court adjourns hearing in cases involving Sharif family

Pak court adjourns hearing in cases involving Sharif family

  Islamabad, Nov 28: A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of cases against the Sharif family till 4 December after ousted premier Nawaz Sharif requested it to suspend proceedings until the high court announces its verdict in a petition on clubbing the three cases into one. The cases were registered by the […]

Saad Hariri will quit if Hezbollah doesn’t stay neutral

Saad Hariri will quit if Hezbollah doesn’t stay neutral

  Beirut, Nov 28: Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has said that he will resign if the Hezbollah resistance movement refuses to remain neutral in the country. Hariri, in remarks to French broadcaster CNews, said that he would continue as Prime Minister “if Hezbollah accepted to stick by the state policy of staying out of […]

Bali airport closed as ash continues to erupt from Agung volcano

Bali airport closed as ash continues to erupt from Agung volcano

  Bali, Nov 28: Indonesia has decided to extend the Bali’s I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport closure by a day more. The country’s transportation ministry on Tuesday took the decision as ash continued to erupt from the island’s Mount Agung volcano. The airport was earlier scheduled to be opened today. It will remain closed […]

German mayor known for liberal migrant policy stabbed

German mayor known for liberal migrant policy stabbed

  Berlin, Nov 28: The conservative mayor of a small town in western Germany who is known for his liberal migrant policy was stabbed in the neck at a snack stand and seriously hurt. A man who witnessed the attack in the town of Altena told German television that a man, probably under the influence […]