Dealing With Runaway Labour Import

For the first time, perhaps, domestic labourers within Kashmir some time back expressed resentment over the massive influx of workers from outside the state. Voicing grave concern over the situation, the All Kashmir Joint Labourers and Workers Union had warned of an agitation in case the state government failed to take immediate measures to curb […]

Dying Concerns

Were it not for its contrary actions, the government would rob the very bees of their sting with its sweet and reassuring words. But the inveterate delinquent that it is, it cannot put its money where its mouth is. Only a few days ago, an official spokesman defended the imposition of undeclared curfew in the […]

Mumbai Under Attack, More Than Hundred Killed

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI – In one of the most violent terror attacks on Indian soil, Mumbai came under an unprecedented night attack as terrorists used heavy machine guns, including AK-47s, and grenades to strike at the city’s most high-profile targets — the hyper-busy CST (formerly VT) rail terminus; the landmark Taj Hotel at the Gateway and […]

Kashmir Condemns Mumbai Attacks, Demands Inquiry

SRINAGAR – Describing the coordinated attacks in Mumbai since Wednesday night as the worst form of terrorism, both pro-independence and pro-India parties in Kashmir have strongly deplored the heavy loss of life in the incidents, and issued forceful calls for an investigation. The chairman of the hardline faction of the Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Shah […]