Communal tension in Bengal’s Hooghly, internet snapped

Kolkata: Internet services were suspended in a large part of Kolkata’s adjoining Hooghly district following the communal clashes there. Internet services were disrupted in areas like Bhadreshwar, Chandannagar, Haripal, Singur, Tarkeshwar, Sreerampur, Jangipara, Uttarpara, Dankuni, Chanditala and Rishra. The clash took place at Telenipara in Bhadreshwar area with members of two groups pelting bricks and […]

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Internet temporarily suspended in 8 districts in Kashmir

Srinagar: The internet has been temporarily suspended in eight districts of Kashmir in the backdrop of reports of the use of internet in terror activities, incitement and rumour-mongering, and also misuse of pre-paid mobile connection by anti-national elements. Shaleen Kabra, Principal Secretary in the government of Jammu & Kashmir issued a notification on the temporary […]