Drive to Death

More than a 1000 were consumed in the last year

Sagar Aaqib

In Kashmir road accidents are on a rise. A number of factors contribute to this; vehicle design, speed of operation, road design, road environment, driving skill, and drivers’ behaviour.             At least 1070 persons have died in More

Journalism or ‘churnalism’

Are debates on TV scripted , and panelists paid to face snubbing at the hands of the anchors?

Sajjad Bazaz

Response to conflict is mainly focused on emergency relief - blankets, medicines and occasionally a well-laid out plan drafted to control the conflict. Even as this type of support is vital, the need to be informed is equally critical. Here emerges the role of media. But the kind of involvement More

Winning freedom at last

Braving many ordeals Asima is finally back to her family

Dr Raja Muzaffar Bhat

On October 30th last year my article titled “Asima’s Plight” was published in Greater Kashmir. I actually wrote this piece to highlight the pain and misery of a poor girl namely Asima who belongs to  Bagh district of other part of Kashmir; this girl  had to spent more than two and a half years More

  • Kashmir

JK’s unemployed youth dole out Rs 3 cr in 25 days

SSB Makes Fortune By Taxing Jobless Candidates; Aspirants Rue Non-Availability Of Forms



Srinagar, Jan 21: The Service Selection Board has earned at least Rs 3 crores by selling 1,53,000 forms to the unemployed youth of Jammu and Kashmir in the past 25 days. But despite charging the hefty More

  • Srinagar City

MoS Home hails police for maintaining law and order



Srinagar, Jan 21: Minister of State for Home, Sajad Ahmed Kichloo, visited two police stations in Shaher-e-Khaas and interacted with police officers and cops.     A police spokesman More

  • Jammu

BDC elections soon: Minister

Jammu, Jan 21: The Minister for Rural Development and Panchayats, Ali Muhammad Sagar Monday said that the government is committed to hold elections to the Block Development Councils (BDCs) as soon as possible More

  • South Asia

Indian organizations involved in all kinds of terrorism in Pak: Hafiz Saeed


Lahore, Jan 21: A day after Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde accused BJP and RSS of running terror camps and indulging in Hindu terror, LeT founder Hafiz Saeed said that Indian organisations were "involved More

  • World

More than 80 killed in Sahara siege

Algiers, Jan 21: The death toll from the terrorist siege at a natural gas plant in the Sahara has climbed past 80 as Algerian forces searching the refinery for explosives found dozens more bodies, many More

  • GKeducation&Careers

Understanding value based education

Let’s encourage students to question the conventional wisdom and discover the meaning of personal and civic values



Everyone here in Kashmir would agree that our schools should nurture good values and attitudes in students. This general concern has influenced the school curriculum. The student, as a result, often receives More

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