Amid rising covid-19 cases, authorities prohibited congregational prayers in mosques in a village in Tangmarg area of north Kashmir after it was reported that the residents do not follow the covid-19 SOPs.
We ought to stop everything and help the healthcare professionals by following Covid-19 appropriate behaviour. And if such behaviour is delayed further, it will only worsen the situation on the ground and will definitely plunge the region into a major coronavirus infection crisis
The Tajikistan earthquake is yet another kind reminder that we must prepare the ground for a major earthquake, which could occur anytime in the future. The tectonic and earthquake history of the Kashmir region clearly suggests that a major earthquake is due, and if it occurs, it is going to be disastrous.
The Federation Chamber of Industries Kashmir (FCIK) has hailed Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha for obtaining the much needed Central industrial package-2021 for Jammu and Kashmir from the central government.
The world of Science is beyond the personal and emotional worlds and it is based on evidence. If we fail to produce credible evidence, it ought to be rejected or retracted.
In the case of memes which show Trump’s professional failure by representing his downfall through professions like that of a Kashmiri baker, boatman and chef; what moral high ground are we attempting to achieve?
The blasphemous images were published by countries like Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, and Norway. These countries also house some of the most respected educated communities in the world and yet they have shown no respect for Muslims.
The occurrence of small magnitude earthquakes is a wakeup call to check on our ground preparedness to tackle a major hazard that may come anytime. So, the current tremors are helpers and informers to alert us to get ready for any eventuality.
The question that haunts everyone in Kashmir is the mystification around the term “unknown” in a region where surveillance allows no secrecy.