Will crackdown on night parties amid pandemic: Goa DGP

Panaji, Aug 12 (IANS) The Goa Police will crackdown on the participants and organisers of night parties amid the Covid-19 pandemic, state Director General of Police Mukesh Kumar Meena said on Wednesday. Continue reading Will crackdown on night parties amid pandemic: Goa DGP

Kerala to use call records to trace contacts of Covid patients

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (IANS) In a move to help health authorities ensure that the spread of Covid is kept under control, the Kerala government has given the nod to track the mobile call detail record (CDR) of Covid positive cases, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Continue reading Kerala to use call records to trace contacts of Covid patients

Top hawala operator nabbed in Delhi suspected of working for Chinese intelligence (IANS Special)

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Nabbed in a crackdown on a multi-billion hawala racket operating in Delhi-NCR, Luo Sang, alias Charlie Peng, is suspected to be an agent of the Chinese intelligence service, the Ministry of State Security (MSS). Continue reading Top hawala operator nabbed in Delhi suspected of working for Chinese intelligence (IANS Special)

IAF objects to gender bias in movie ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Indian Air Force has written a letter to Dharma Productions, Netflix and the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), raising objections over inaccurate presentation of gender bias in the movie ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ which it said portrays the IAF in a bad light. Continue reading IAF objects to gender bias in movie ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’

South Korea to ban ‘backdoor online advertising’ from September

Seoul, Aug 12 (IANS) South Korea will ban social media influencers from pitching a new product or service on their online platforms without disclosing their business ties with corporate sponsors from next month, the country’s antitrust watchdog said on Wednesday. Continue reading South Korea to ban ‘backdoor online advertising’ from September

J&K cops to match DNA of 3 suspected militants killed in encounter with missing men

Srinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir police has started an investigation and will conduct DNA analysis of three suspected militants killed in an encounter in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on July 18 after families from Rajouri claimed that their kin had gone missing during this time and reports emerged on social media about them being reportedly killed in the encounter. Continue reading J&K cops to match DNA of 3 suspected militants killed in encounter with missing men