SRINAGAR: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah today welcomed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her first tweet, three years after she joined the microblogging site. She on Sunday took to Twitter to share a short promotional film of the state’s tourism department. Today, Omar wrote tweeted, “25,000 followers later @MehboobaMufti finally broke her […]
KUPWARA: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has hailed the richness of culture, hospitality and warmth of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. In her first tweet, the Chief Minister made mention of the film The Warmest Place on Earth to elucidate the hospitable and warm nature of the people. The film, it may be recalled here, […]
BEIJING: “Islamophobic” terms used by Chinese internet users to stigmatise Muslims have been blocked by authorities to prevent bias against Islam, official media reported today. China has over 21 million Muslims mostly the Uyghurs in Xinjiang and Hui community in Ningxia province, according to unofficial accounts. “The Islamophobic terms invented by Chinese Internet users to […]
SRINAGAR: Following a Government of India order, social networking site Twitter on Tuesday blocked more than a dozen accounts and deleted about a hundred tweets related to Kashmir. Two of the deleted tweets were of Kashmir Reader correspondent Wasim Khalid. In an official message, Twitter had first asked him if he wished to voluntarily remove […]
Anantnag: In a bid to present an acceptable image of the police in south Kashmir’s Anantnag, the police have began operating accounts pertaining to different police stations on social networking site facebook. The attempt comes after senior officials of the department have already claimed space on social media to interact with the general public. Only […]
Edu Dept issues alert to all schools, police to hold meeting of stakeholders
Youth injured by pellets during clashes in Sopore town
After creating a network of 1300 Common Services Centres (CSCs) to deliver various services electronically to people of Kashmir, the officials overlooking the scheme say that the government
Along with fighting the war against militants on the ground, the police department is gearing up for a cyber war against the pro-freedom narrative in Kashmir.
Militant groups are exploiting social media and encrypted cyber platforms for the purpose of communication, the Lok Sabha was informed today.