JK’s Blessed Corrupt

Official accountability part, sleaze in the state doesn’t even generate adequate sense of outrage


BJP president Nitin Gadkari's alleged corrupt deals are roiling the political landscape in India. So are those of Robert Vadra and to a lesser extent that of Salman Khurshid. Arvind Kejriwal who broke away from Team Anna to float his own political party has managed to put corruption at the centre More

Fighting corruption

Untimely death of a Peoples’ Movement

Arun Srivastava

What could have been a peoples’ crusade against corruption has unfortunately transformed into a purely NGO pursuit. Despite having a person of the stature of Anna Hazare on its board, it is a matter of serious conjecture why Indian Against Corruption could not provide a definite character and dimension More

Unjust System

Reservation and the future of meritorious candidates

Syed Maajid Rashid Andrabi

This refers to the article “Meritorious Candidate Fails” by Dr. Azmat Alam Khan (GK, Oct 22). The author has beautifully explained how the reservation system helps one  get undue advantages even though he may not be a deserving candidate.The right to education is universal. Education helps More

Of Consumer Affairs

The whole system seems to be paralyzed


Erstwhile food and supplies department, now Consumer’s Affairs & Public Distribution Department (CAPD) has proved disastrous in providing assistance and protection to consumers; particularly in Kashmir valley it has failed miserably. In accordance to its job chart the departments is responsible More

  • Kashmir

ReT selections: CEO Islamabad throws norms to winds

Candidates Smell Rat In Recruitment Process, Seek Probe


Islamabad (Anantnag), Oct 30: The office of the Chief Education Officer here has come in the line of fire for allegedly flouting court orders and district administration directives with regard to appointment More

  • Srinagar City

Red signal jumpers bash Traffic cop: Police


Srinagar, Oct 30: A few weeks after a VIP escort thrashed Traffic cop when the former was caught jumping red signal, another similar incident occurred Tuesday afternoon when people from an influential More

  • Jammu

Traffic Police to deploy additional men



Jammu, Oct 30: In view of ensuing Durbar Move, Traffic Police Department is contemplating to deploy around 80 additional personnel to man Jammu road to regulate smooth traffic movement across the winter More

  • Bandipora

Ajas craves for basic amenities


Bandipora: Belying the Government’s tall claims of equitable development, Ajas the second largest Panchayat block in Bandipora is craving for basic amenities causing immense hardships to the inhabitants More

Designed Developed and Maintaned By Imobisoft Ltd /Algosol Software Solutions