Dr Afroz Ahmad Shah

Author is Assistant Professor in Structural Geology, Physical & Geological Sciences at the Universiti Brunei Darussalam. He can be reached at: afroz.shah@ubd.edu.bn
Reading the Tectonic Clock in Kashmir 

Reading the Tectonic Clock in Kashmir 

Assuming there will be a big earthquake in the coming days, what could we do? Nothing much. Our houses are…

August 26, 2022

Don’t Fret Over Floods 

The recent episode of rainy days has rekindled those memory lanes, and we are again at the crossroads of what…

June 28, 2022

Earthquake in War-torn Afghanistan Has Lessons for Kashmir

It is essential to realise that such a magnitude earthquake in a well-prepared nation like New Zealand or Japan will…

June 22, 2022

Covid-19 is Not a Conspiracy

There is absolutely no confusion about the existence of the COVID-19 virus.  It is a real virus. Scientists have taken…

April 28, 2021

Congregational Prayers In Tangmarg Village Mosques Prohibited

Amid rising covid-19 cases, authorities prohibited congregational prayers in mosques in a village in Tangmarg area of north Kashmir after…

April 26, 2021

The Clock’s Ticking

We ought to stop everything and help the healthcare professionals by following Covid-19 appropriate behaviour. And if such behaviour is…

April 24, 2021

The Earthquake Did Not Strike India But Tajikistan

The Tajikistan earthquake is yet another kind reminder that we must prepare the ground for a major earthquake, which could…

February 15, 2021

FCIK Hails LG For Industrial Scheme for J&K

The Federation Chamber of Industries Kashmir (FCIK) has hailed Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha for obtaining the much needed Central industrial…

January 12, 2021

Ethics of “Comments and Replies” Section

The world of Science is beyond the personal and emotional worlds and it is based on evidence. If we fail…

December 2, 2020

Insensitive Memes on Kashmir’s Social Media

In the case of memes which show Trump’s professional failure by representing his downfall through professions like that of a…

November 9, 2020