Is Kashmir now a forgotten story?
PUNCHLINE By Z.G. MuhammadI cannot be caught on a wrong foot. Kashmir has taken backseat in Pakistan’s national discourse is a truth. It is no more a theme song with major political parties; the Pakistan People’s Party, the Muslim League (M) Or the MQM, Interestingly the Jamaat-e-Islami of late has also been lying low on Kashmir More
Why consider India as the `Most Feared Nation'?
ANALYSIS By Abdul Majid ZargarFifteen years after India granted the ‘Most Favored Nation’ (MNF) status to Pakistan, the latter has reciprocated by according similar status to India. Earlier Pakistan consistently refused to grant this coveted status to India on political as well as economic reasons. The political More
They don't need just help, they need love and care
EID MUBARAK By Salman NizamiChildren born in Kashmir during conflict are highly traumatized facing emotional disorder, loss of sleep and abnormal emotional and behavioral changes. Some of the children grew up with low moral values with negative personality traits. It all does not augur well with our society. Their day starts More
The new job policy by the J&K Government will only breed corruption
FEEDBACK By Sheikh Fayaz Ahmad/Muzaffar AliRefer to news item “Government notifies modalities under new recruitment rules; SSB asked to re-advertise posts” (GK 28th Nov). These new modalities are discouraging. Indeed it is a new experiment to exploit and to subjugate the talent of the valley. This strategy is yet another gimmick played with More
Srinagar, Nov 6: In a bid to facilitate smooth flow of traffic on Eid Ul Azha particularly for the festive Salah, the Traffic Police has devised a special route plans, diversions and parking lots in the More
PRESS TRUST OF INDIA
Jammu, Nov 6: Giving a boost to the prospects for paddy cultivation in high altitude areas of the Kashmir Valley, the Sher-i-Kashmir University of Agriculture, Science and Technology (SKUAST) has developed More
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PRESS TRUST OF INDIA
Lahore, Nov 6: Pakistan army is a “stakeholder” in the dialogue process with India and fully supports the initiative to improve bilateral ties, Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has said while insisting More
INDO ASIAN NEWS SERVICE
London, Nov 6: An asteroid larger than an aircraft carrier will dart between the Earth and Moon Tuesday. It will be the closest encounter by such a huge space rock in 35 years. The asteroid, named More