Delhi AAP Government Survives Trust Vote with 54 MLAs’ Support

Delhi AAP Government Survives Trust Vote with 54 MLAs' Support

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said that no AAP MLAs defected. The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday won a motion of trust that was tabled in the Delhi Assembly. A total of 54 of 62 AAP MLAs were present during voting. Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said that no AAP MLAs have defected. “Two MLAs are in jail, some unwell and some out of station,” he said. The Delhi chief minister said that his government has a majority in the House but it needed to bring the…

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Transnational Trafficking Ring Uncovered: SIA Raids 18 Srinagar Locations in Human Trafficking Case

Transnational Trafficking Ring Uncovered: SIA Raids 18 Srinagar Locations in Human Trafficking Case

The agency said there was alleged illegal trafficking of foreign nationals from Myanmar and Bangladesh State Investigation Agency of Kashmir on Thursday conducted searches at 18 locations in summer capital Srinagar to investigate a “trans-national” human trafficking case, the agency said. SIA sleuths carried out extensive searches across various parts of the city to investigate the “illegal trafficking” of foreign nationals from neighbouring countries into India “under the guise of employment” opportunities. “Special teams of the SIA aided by the Srinagar police started the searches in the early hours,” a…

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Farooq Abdullah Summoned by ED for Questioning in J&K Cricket Association Probe

Farooq Abdullah Summoned by ED for Questioning in J&K Cricket Association Probe

A senior officer of the agency confirmed that Farooq has been asked to depose at the ED office in Srinagar on Tuesday The Enforcement Directorate (EC) has issued a fresh summons to National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah for questioning in a money-laundering case pertaining to the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA), official sources said Monday. A senior officer of the agency confirmed that Farooq has been asked to depose at the ED office in Srinagar on Tuesday. The 86-year-old politician was last called by the central agency in…

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Combating PDD Fraud: A Guide to Protecting Yourself and Your Community

Combating PDD Fraud A Guide to Protecting Yourself and Your Community

By: Javid Amin Deceptive tactics targeting individuals have become increasingly sophisticated, and the realm of utility bill payments is no exception. “PDD Fraud,” characterized by misleading messages claiming imminent disconnection due to unpaid bills, seeks to exploit anxiety and pressure individuals into making false payments. This article empowers you with the knowledge and practical steps to safeguard yourself and your community from such scams. Understanding the Mechanics of PDD Fraud: These fraudulent messages exploit fear and exploitations in digital literacy. Perpetrators often impersonate legitimate organizations like your local electricity provider (Power…

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Inclusion of Paharis in ST List Raises Concerns Among Gujjars, Omar Abdullah Denied Visit to Rajouri; Mobile Internet Suspended

Inclusion of Paharis in ST List Raises Concerns Among Gujjars, Omar Abdullah Denied Visit to Rajouri; Mobile Internet Suspended

Omar targets BJP over denial of permission to visit Rajouri Mobile internet services suspended in Rajouri, Poonch A day after the Bill granting Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to Pahari-speaking people and some other groups was passed in Lok Sabha, mobile internet services in Rajouri and Poonch were suspended as members of the Gujjar community expressed anger over the step of the Centre. Leaders of Gujjar community said that they would go to the Supreme Court once the Constitution (Jammu and Kashmir) Scheduled Tribes Order (Amendment) Bill is passed by Rajya…

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Safer Internet Day 2024: Navigating the Digital Jungle with Your iPhone – A Comprehensive Guide

Safer Internet Day 2024 - Navigating the Digital Jungle with Your iPhone – A Comprehensive Guide

Beyond Likes and Shares: Embracing Responsible Tech for a Meaningful Digital Life By: Javid Amin In today’s interconnected world, navigating the online landscape can feel like venturing into a dense jungle. From lurking predators to hidden pitfalls, the need for digital vigilance is stronger than ever. But just like a trusty machete clears the path, Apple’s iPhones come equipped with powerful features designed to empower you and your loved ones to explore the internet safely and securely. As we celebrate Safer Internet Day, let’s embark on a detailed exploration of…

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Gupkar Alliance at Crossroads: Towards Cooperation or Dissolution?

Gupkar Alliance at Crossroads: Towards Cooperation or Dissolution?

On August 4, 2019, a day before the abrogation of Article 370, regional parties in Jammu and Kashmir met at the residence of National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Gupkar Road in Srinagar, forming the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD), also known as the Gupkar Alliance. They vowed to defend Article 370 and warned the BJP against proceeding with the move. But, the BJP went ahead and abrogated Article 370 the next day, dividing Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories—Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. Many political leaders, including…

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Supreme Court Rejects Public Interest Litigation on Shahi Idgah-Krishna Janmabhoomi Dispute

Supreme Court Rejects Public Interest Litigation on Shahi Idgah-Krishna Janmabhoomi Dispute

The PIL demanded an archaeological survey of Mathura’s Shahi Idgah Mosque and declaration of the site as Shree Krishna Janmabhoomi The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a public interest litigation (PIL) demanding an archaeological survey of Mathura’s Shahi Idgah Mosque and declaration of the site as Shree Krishna Janmabhoomi, noting that multiplicity of litigation was not proper when a bundle of civil suits on the issue was being adjudicated. “Let’s not have a multiplicity of litigation. You filed it as a PIL, which is why it was rejected.…

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Mumbai Police on High Alert Following Threat of Explosions; Investigation Underway

Mumbai Police on High Alert Following Threat of Explosions; Investigation Underway

Searches were conducted at key public places and installations across the city after the police received an anonymous threat call. The New Year’s cheer cranked down a notch after Mumbai Police received a call from an unidentified person warning of serial blasts in the city. The police began searching after receiving an anonymous call on Saturday evening. “Mumbai Police Control received a threat call on Saturday evening, around 6. The caller claimed that there would be serial blasts in Mumbai before hanging up,” news agency ANI cited an official as…

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Shield Your Phone: Dangerous New Android Malware Lurks in Disguise!

Shield Your Phone: Dangerous New Android Malware Lurks in Disguise!

Rebuilding Trust: Charting a Safer Course after the Xamalicious Android Malware Outbreak By: Javid Amin The Xamalicious Android malware’s insidious presence on the Google Play Store, infecting 338,000 devices through seemingly innocuous apps, shattered the illusion of complete security within the app ecosystem. Beyond compromised devices and potential data breaches, the incident deeply eroded user trust, leaving a lingering sense of vulnerability and skepticism. However, from the ashes of this breach arises an opportunity to forge a more secure future, one built on shared responsibility and proactive adaptation. Beyond the…

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