Is good old Uncle Sam breathing its last?
WORDS WITHIN By Firdous SyedSince 9/11, a decade has passed-by. On the superhighway of the time, the process of history making is always unstoppable. Empires steeped in hubris believe their rise to be eternal: superpowers rise to fall only. The decaying begins internally; the external factors only expedite the process of downfall More
When you attend fests elsewhere why boycott it in Kashmir?
ANALYSIS By Inam ul RehmanSo the ‘Harud’ literary festival has been shelved with many Kashmiri writers parroting one line: How can it be apolitical in a political environment? Those who raise such questions resemble school going kids who are told if their uniform is not ironed More
She was too fragile to bear the burden
EXPERIENCE By Syed Javeria Khurshid“Dreams can be such dangerous things;They smolder on like a fire doesAnd sometimes consume us completely” & More
This is an asset we must have preserved for posterity, but things are going in the reverse direction. The world famous Kolhai Glacier is shrinking. Who cares?
LANDSCAPE By Mushtaq AhmadThe world famous Kolhai Glacier in south Kashmir almost 30km from Aru PAHALGAM is bleeding down the silt, sand, soil, sand, and debris. The Kolhai Glacier one of the main source of River Lidder is shrinking at an alarming pace. The world famous Glacier which once stretched to Satlanjan More
KASHMIR NEWS SERVICE
Srinagar, Sep 16: Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani Friday appealed people especially youth to carry forward the movement’ after his death. “Death and life is in the hands More
- Srinagar City
While admin sleeps, lack of coordination during macadamization makes roads vulnerable to accidents
Srinagar, Sep 16: While constructing manholes or laying of macadam, the authorities somehow fail to coordinate with each other thereby resulting in an uneven road connectivity, which risks the life of More
Jammu, Sep 16: Police today asked cyber cafe owners here to keep a record of internet users after a reported HUJI e-mail sent from a cyber cafe in Kishtwar district claimed responsibility for the Delhi More
- South Asia
NISAR AHMED THOKAR
Islamabad, Sep 16: The Indian High Commission on Friday issued visa to the former PaK premier Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chudhary, who is all set to visit Srinagar, to attend wedding ceremony of Dr Yasir More
Paris, Sep 16: A ban on praying in French streets came into effect today, with thousands of the nation's Muslim faithful being moved to temporary alternative spaces for their day of prayer. From Paris More