May 22, 2018 1:50 PM

    Hindustan was never 'a place of plunder' for Mughals: Writer Ira Mukhoty

    At a time when demonising the Mughal empire has become fashionable in India and a negative perception of their rule comes a new book "Daughters of the Sun: Empresses, Queens and Begums of the Mughal Empire", whose writer, Ira Mukhoty maintains that Hindustan was "never a plunderous foray" for the Mughals.

    April 13, 2018 1:11 AM

    Salahudin asks civil society to advise JRL on strategy

    Reacting on the unabated civilian killings in Kashmir, Hizb ul Mujhadeen chief Syed Salahudin has appealed the Kashmir intelligentsia to help the Joint Resistance Leadership to formulate an effective strategy.

    February 03, 2018 1:33 AM

    Shafi Sopori: The swaying singer of Sopore

    With so much accomplished, Sopori says it is a vast field and he has not even touched the surface.

    January 27, 2018 1:27 AM

    Nisar Azam: Taking Kashmiri poetry to younger audience

    Azam’s hold on other languages also makes him a skilful translator; He can read and write Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Hindi in addition to Kashmiri, Urdu and upto a greater extent Persian.

    January 13, 2018 1:29 AM

    Rashid Javed: Documenting the changing Kashmir

    The crew documented the black snow and also interviewed the experts; The year also saw the end of a popular phrase in Kashmiri, Telli paye kruhun sheen used to describe something impossible.

    October 27, 2017 3:59 PM

    Priority is to prevent Kashmir from turning into Syria: New interlocutor

    The biggest challenge and the top priority in Kashmir are to deradicalize Kashmiri youth and militants and prevent it from turning into a Syria of India, says Dineshwar Sharma, the newly-named interlocutor for talks in Jammu and Kashmir.

    October 06, 2017 5:54 AM

    Lack of jobs will be major issue in next LS polls: Yashwant Sinha

    Dissident BJP leader Yashwant Sinha remains unfazed by all the criticism he has faced for his strong critique of the economy and asserts that lack of jobs will be a major issue in the next Lok Sabha elections.

    April 18, 2018 12:49 AM

    Kathua rape slur on the face of humanity: Women’s Commission chief

    The former BBC broadcaster and chairperson Women’s Commission, Nayeema Ahmed Mehjoor, believes that whatever happened with a minority community girl in Kathua’sRasana has shattered every individual who has a humane heart.