Body of 10-year-old boy found in J-K

first_imgA 10-year-old boy, who had gone missing in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara, was found dead, police said on Friday. Umar Farooq, a resident of Gulgam area, had gone missing on July 16 and his disappearance triggered protests in the area. The police have constituted a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the matter, an official said. The body of Umar was found last evening, he said.“A SIT, to be headed by the additional superintendent of police (ASP) Kupwara and supervised by the district senior superintendent of police (SSP) Kupwara, has been constituted to investigate the matter, the official said. He said the police have sought cooperation of the residents for completion of the investigation.last_img

Eya Laure, Tigresses win a big one for injured teammate Milena Alessandrini

first_imgPH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Trump campaign, GOP groups attack Google’s new ad policy Hong Kong tunnel reopens, campus siege nears end P2.5 B shabu seized in Makati sting, Chinese national nabbed Jason Perkins hits winner, Phoenix rallies past Magnolia Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Laure, who finished with 15 points, said they have learned to accept Alessandrini’s injury and they made sure they would dedicate their win to their teammate.The Golden Tigresses even sported hair buns the way Alessandrini would in honor of their teammate.Alessandrini landed awkwardly on her left leg causing her knee to buckle in the second set against Far Eastern University Saturday an unfortunate incident that could lead to the sophomore missing the remainder of the season.“When Ate Amiga got injured in the FEU game, if you saw us, our faces were just blank because we were shocked with what happened,” said Laure. “Coach Kung Fu (Reyes) then, talked to us and that was a big thing for the team.”ADVERTISEMENT MANILA, Philippines—University of Santo Tomas suffered a big blow to its campaign just four games into the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament when its star spiker and reigning Rookie of the Year Milena Alessandrini injured her knee.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img And it looked as if things are about to turn for the worse with the Golden Tigresses facing defending champion De La Salle in their first game since Alessandrini went down with a partial ACL tear.The adversities and challenges, however, did little to deter UST as it went on to humiliate the Lady Spikers 25-20, 25-22, 25-17, in a game rookie star Eya Laure described as one of the biggest morale boosters of the season.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption charges“As a rookie of course, La salle is always up there and they are the defending champions so this win is a big deal for us and not just for me but for the whole team to boost our confidence like this and know that we can do this,” said Laure in Filipino Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.“This was a big win for us because this really helped our confidence and the trust in ourselves that we can do it.” MOST READ Lacson backs proposal to elect president and vice president in tandem Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting LATEST STORIES P2.5 B shabu seized in Makati sting, Chinese national nabbed 1 dead, 3 injured in Quezon road crash View commentslast_img read more