Traders-called protest shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley

Srinagar, March 5  A protest shutdown called by traders affected normal life across the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday The shutdown was called against the Centre’s ban on the Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir and the subsequent arrests of nearly 200 of its cadres.  The protesting traders said the shutdown was also for the protection of Articles […]

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Navy chief warns of seaborne terror strikes

New Delhi, March 5  Observing that India is facing state-sponsored terrorism, Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba on Tuesday warned about terrorists being trained to carry out attacks even via sea route. Addressing the Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue, Admiral Lanba without taking names hit out at Pakistan for abetting terrorists, who carried out the February 14 Pulwama […]

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‘Pink’ Tamil remake titled ‘Nerkonda Paarvai’, makers unveil first look

Chennai, March 5  The Tamil remake of Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu starrer “Pink”, which will be bankrolled by Boney Kapoor, has been officially titled “Nerkonda Paarvai”. The makers announced this on Monday on the auspicious occasion of Shivaratri, and unveiled first look poster along with the title. Being directed by H. Vinoth, the project […]

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Film on Indian envoy who aided Uzma Ahmed’s return from Pakistan in works

Mumbai, March 5  The story of an Indian diplomat’s efforts to repatriate an Indian woman, Uzma Ahmed from Pakistan where she was allegedly forced and duped into marrying against her choice, is now set to make it to the big screen. Movie Studioz, led by Sameer Dixit, Jatish Varma, Girish Johar and Kewal Garg, is […]

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Royal Family to block, report social media trolls

London, March 5  The Royal Family has published social media guidelines for the public, vowing to block users who leave offensive or abusive comments on official channels. Posts on the Clarence House, Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace feeds may be hidden, deleted or reported to police, the new rules said, the BBC reported on Monday. […]

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Facebook security feature revealed users’ phone number to others

San Francisco, March 5  Facebook is facing backlash over its secure login process two-factor authentication (2FA) where it asked users to add phone numbers, which can be searched by advertisers. The security feature — meant solely to authenticate your identity on the social media platform – may have left your phone number open for others […]

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Royal Family to block, report social media trolls

London, March 5 The Royal Family has published social media guidelines for the public, vowing to block users who leave offensive or abusive comments on official channels. Posts on the Clarence House, Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace feeds may be hidden, deleted or reported to police, the new rules said, the BBC reported on Monday. […]

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