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“No matter how hard one invests in captivity, the birds will eventually find their way to freedom.” By Tawheed Wani Sitting in a wooden chair on the front veranda of his house, the bird catcher was watching the encaged ones with a...
The function of education, Martin Luther King once said, is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. This adage comes to one’s mind and defies the very definition in the backdrop of sweeping crackdown on Jama’at-e-Islami in Kashmir, and its affiliated institutions.
Mass detention of its leaders and activists followed by a ban on Jama’at-e-Islami has already drawn flak in Kashmir. An ensued rallying cry against the action has now brought different stakeholders together to press for an immediate revocation of the ban. It started in the...
As pleas on JK’s State Subject Law or Article 35-A have finally come up for hearing in Supreme Court of India, concerns are growing in Kashmir. Amid paranoia and war frenzy, the political posturing and suspense on the issue has already made experts to caution New Delhi against any judicial...
Living by their ‘Seva’ belief, Sikhs lately attended an alarming crisis when they came to the rescue of Kashmiri students in different parts of north India. Back home, Kashmiris have responded the Sikh gesture with love and respect. By Adil Sofi
After Pulwama attack left 49 CRPF men dead, Indian newsrooms and social media blew war bugle. Soon as Kashmiris became soft-targets in different parts of India, it brought home a horrible message of helplessness. By Tanveer Rashid Magrey So...
As New Delhi reiterates “befitting reply” to Pulwama attack that left 49 Indian paramilitary CRPF personnel dead, many Kashmiris—studying, working, travelling—in different parts of India are currently grappling with fear, panic and threat perceptions. Besides belligerence, the highway attack has only created new concerns and challenges.
The jammu and Kashmir administration backed by New Delhi on Sunday ordered withdrawal of State security and all other government facilities to five of the Separatist leaders in the region. The list includes  Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Abdul Ghani Bhat, Bilal Lone, Hashim Qureshi and Shabir...
An army officer was killed today in an explosion along the LoC in Lam Jhanger sector of Rajouri district of J&K. In a seperate incident an army soldier was wounded in cross-LoC firing in Nowshera area of Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on...
According to reports, Kashmiri people are being intimidated and warned to go back to Kashmir in various states of India. In the aftermath of the pulwama millitant attack which killed almost 49 CRPF personnel anti Kashmiri sentiments have been on a rise in other...
During the summit on Syria in the Black Sea city of Sochi, Putin has said that the modern world is the world of interdependency” and there are no truly independent countries these days Putin asked;“Do you think European countries want missiles in Europe? Nobody wants...
As per reports, In one of the worst terror attack in over three decades in Jammu and Kashmir millitants have left 42 CRPF personnel dead and many others injured in an attack on a security forces convoy travelling from Jammu to Srinagar near Awantipora. The attack has...
Trillion-dollar-company Amazon skated through 2018's tax filings without paying a cent for the second year in a row. Amazon which made $11 billion last year, will pay no taxes at all, thanks to 2017's tax reform, RT reported. While President Donald Trump’s 2017 tax...
As per reports twelve Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed and thirteen others wounded when millitants rammed a car fitted with explosives into the CRPF bus, resulting in a high intensity blast on the Srinagar-Jammu highway at Goripora, Awaintipora on Thursday.
LMVs and fuel tankers were allowed to move towards Kashmir on Tuesday after the debris of landslides were cleared on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway. The restoration work is in full swing in spite of the harsh prevailing conditions on the national highway which is the only active connecting...