Modi to visit Katra today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Katra in Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow to address the convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University.He will also inaugurate the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital and a sports complex besides addressing a public meeting, a PMO statement said here today.  

As Flies to Wanton Boys

A deep sense of revulsion was the first reaction produced by every new killing of a youth in Handwara over the past week. The youngsters – teenagers or just out of their teens – were gunned down in quick succession, first when the people protested against the alleged molestation and then when they protested against […]

A Kashmiri Speaks;Response to Chetan Bhagat’s letter to Kashmiri Youth

Chetan Bhagat- who Wikipedia, describes as a public intellectual, author and columnist- has written an open letter to Kashmiri youth.  The rationale and aim of the letter-in the nature of a plea- is to make Kashmiri youth reconsider its alienation from India , “integrate” and “assimilate” with the Union.  Obiter dictum, Bhagat’s letter, if a […]

We Demand Answers!

Despite beating drums about how Kashmir is an ‘Integral part’ of India, our valley has definitely never been treated as such. Kashmir is an internationally recognized disputed territory. Even though this fact does not need any evidence, the unimplemented UN Resolutions, that lie covered in heaps of dust, speak volumes about it. Unfortunately India, which […]

Top police officers to listen public complaints

Srinagar: In order to listen to the public grievances, J&K Police has decided to make some of its top police officials available to the general public.According to a police handout, Senior Superintendent of Police, Srinagar , Amit Kumar (IPS) and Superintendent of Police, Ganderbal Imtiyaz Ismail (KPS) shall remain available at their offices from 02:00 […]

PPS conducts math exhibition

SRINAGAR: Police Public School Srinagar organized a Math’s Exhibition here today.Students with beautiful models, charts, slogans, life history of mathematicians participated in the exhibition.Students enthusiastically participated in the event. Principal Tazim Wahidi along with the Math’s faculty interacted with the students on this occasion.The principal said that the aim of organizing this exhibition was to […]

Nothing to Report

 It has been nearly a week since Kashmir erupted in protest against allegations that an army man molested a minor in Handwara, in the northern district of Kupwara. Five people have been killed in fire by the security forces. Amidst the turmoil, journalists reporting on Handwara and its aftermath say they are facing the most […]

Kashmir: Kal Jise Ahl-e-Nazar Kehte Thay Iran-e-Sagheer

“Ye Anasir Ka Purana Khel, Ye Dunya-e-Doon Sakinan-e-Arsh-e-Azam Ki Tamanaon Ka Khoon Usski Barbadi Pe Aaj Aamada Hai Who Kaar-saaz Jis Ne UssKa Nam RakhaTha Jahan-e-Kaaf-o-Noon” [Dr Allama Iqbal (Devil’s Conference /Iblis ‎kiMajlis)] (This ancient game of elements, this base world! The frustration of the longings of the great Empyreans’ dwellers, Upon its destruction is […]

Saudi Could Sell Off Billions In American Assets If US-Congress Passes 9/11-Bill

The Saudi Arabian government has threatened to sell of hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of American assets should the U.S. Congress pass a bill that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the 11 Sept., 2001 attacks, the New York Times reported on Friday.The newspaper reported that Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir […]

Iran vows to defend Muslim nations

TEHRAN: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday vowed to defend Muslim countries against terrorism and Israel while insisting that its neighbors should not feel threatened. Speaking during a National Army Day parade in which Iranian forces displayed its military might, Rouhani praised Tehran’s role in helping the Syrian and Iraqi governments roll back the terror […]