SIT to probe killing in Jammu town, curfew continues

The authorities on Saturday formed a five-member special investigation team (SIT) to probe into a 40-year-old man’s murder at Bhaderwah in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district. Nayeem Ahmed Shah was killed and another person injured when they were fired upon near Nalthi Bridge in Bhaderwah on Thursday. The murder triggered violent protests in the area, […]


Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Peaceful voting reported from Maoist areas

The voter turnout in the four ‘Maoist-hit’ parliamentary constituencies of Giridih, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur and Singhbhum (a seat reserved for candidates from the Scheduled Tribes category), which went to polls on Sunday defying the Maoists’ call for poll boycott, was 64.5%, according to the EC’s app. The remaining three of the state’s 14 seats will vote […]


EC cancels vote cast by CRPF jawan

He had allegedly posted photos of his vote on social media The office of the Chief Electoral Officer has directed the Deputy Commissioner of Mandya district, who is also the District Electoral Officer, to cancel the vote cast by a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan on the grounds of violating secrecy of voting during […]