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Will not allow gay sex in Indian Army, says Bipin Rawat

January 10: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat said that the force will not allow homosexual “activities” or adultery because of its deeply conservative nature. General Rawant said that the Army has its own laws regarding homosexuality when asked about the Supreme Court’s historic verdict legalising gay sex. The Supreme …

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This image tests how stressed you are! Really?

An optical illusion has sent internet into a tizzy after claims emerged that its movement can determine a person’s stress level. The viral image’s caption explains that the image appears still to those with no stress while it moves slightly if the person is slightly stressed. And to those who …

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MeT department predicts rain, snow in Kashmir

Srinagar | Jan 10: The Meteorological Department has forecast a fresh spell of rain or snow from Thursday evening in Kashmir, even as the valley and Ladakh region continued to reel under intense cold conditions. A MeT Department official said a fresh western disturbance (WD) is approaching Jammu and Kashmir under …

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Shah Faesal begins his political innings, calls for youth meet in Srinagar

ND Desk Srinagar | Jan 10: Just a day after quitting his IAS services, Shah Faesal, the IAS topper of batch 2010, has begun his political innings appealing Kashmiri youth to show up in Srinagar in hundreds and thousands. In his Facebook post on Thursday morning, Faesal said, “I will share …

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Shah Faesal asks Kashmiri youth to show up in Srinagar before his final decision

ND Desk Srinagar | Jan 10: Kashmiri IAS topper Shah Faesal who resigned from the service Thursday morning in a Facebook post said that he has not decided to join any political party and has instead asked the youth of Kashmir to show up in Srinagar, the venue he will …

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Apart from Shah Faesal here are officers who retired early to join politics

ND Desk Srinagar|Jan 9: IAS officer Dr Shah Faesal’s joining mainstream politics has been making rounds for a year now. The speculation is most likely to translate as Faesal has resigned from his service stating in his Facebook post that he took the step, “to protest against the unabated killings in …

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Mirwaiz welcomes Shah Faesal’s resignation, hopes ‘his outrage guides his choice of politics’

Srinagar|Jan 9: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, the Chairman of the Hurriyat (M) has welcomed the resignation of IAS topper Shah Faesal. Shah Faesal added that his ‘outrage and sentiment that Kashmiri Lives matter’ should guide his choice of politics furthur. In a tweet, Mirwaiz said: Earlier, Shah Faesal in his Facebook post said …

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IAS officer Shah Faesal resigns, likely to join NC

Srinagar | Jan 09: IAS officer Shah Faesal, who has been in the limelight since becoming the first Kashmiri to top the exam in 2009, resigned Wednesday, protesting the “unabated” killings in Kashmir and the marginalisation of Indian Muslims. In a brief statement on Facebook, the 35-year-old said his resignation was …

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Two narcotic smugglers arrested in Udhampur

Jammu|Jan 9: Two narcotic smugglers were arrested and over 12 kgs of cannabis was recovered from them in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur on Wednesday, the police said. A police team intercepted a vehicle on the highway in Jakhani belt and during checking, the cannabis was recovered, they said. Gohar Khanday and …

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Pakistan Army takes tank to 12,000ft world record height

Pakistan|Jan 8: Making a new world record, Pakistan Army took an operation tank to 12,000 feet high at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. According to a photo circulating on social media, the tank has been taken to the Brekh Muhammad Kandao (BMT) Top in the Safed Koh Range on the fenced Pakistan-Afghanistan …

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