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    Kashmir problem will not go away unless solved

    Kashmir problem will be solved only when some genuinely secular political party emerges in India which will endeavors to retrieve of PaK (even militarily if necessary) as generally mentioned 
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    New Delhi has impoverished Kashmiris

    Beyond the hydropower, beyond the subsidies, there is the fact that the Kashmir Valley, connected for centuries to China, to Central Asia, is now a prison, with one access route – through Jammu. Instead of azadi, we give Kashmiris Azadpur Mandi. W
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    The UN and Kashmir:  Where Do We Go From Here?

    The Kashmir dispute has an international dimension because it has the sanctity of the UN Charter and UN Security Council resolutions and has become a big hurdle or obstacle in the growth and stability of both India and Pakistan.
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    Ensure safety of your child online

    For parents, teachers, policymakers, a better internet particularly means a safer internet. Many of us use social media to exchange ideas and engage with like-minded people. However, there is an increasing number of people who use it to promote ver
  •  Cancer is on rise in Valley

    Cancer is on rise in Valley

    Cancers of esophagus, stomach and lungs have a high incidence both in men and women in Kashmir. Future studies on sources and types of environmental pollution and exposures in relation to these cancers may improve our understanding of risk factors
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    The Telecom Future is All About Data

    We are no longer living in a voice-dominated communications environment. We are less interested in cheap long-distance phone calls than fast data that gives us the choice to communicate over platforms such as Skype or Facebook.
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    Trump’s ban on Muslims   

    On January 29, president Donald Trump signed an executive order that halted all refugee admissions and temporarily barred citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.
  • Based on Election Commission data, the most recent Legislative Assembly and Lok Sabha elections of 2014 generated an average turnout of 44 percent in the Kashmir Valley while the rest of the state had an average turnout of 73 percent.

    Crisis in Kashmir is because of disenfranchisement

    Despite the prevalent opinion that this recent Kashmir unrest sprung out of the blue, disenfranchisement is not new and should not be surprising. One way political legitimacy or “normalcy” is measured is through voter turnout in elections
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    What about United India Students Party for Kashmir solution?  

    The way the Resistance trio, Geelani-Mirwaiz-Malik carried out more than five months of shut down in Kashmir with the support of various associations of trade and other professions and the way these separatists
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    Healthy living starts in school

    Our dire state of health and well-being is well-documented. The number of type 2 diabetes cases is high by world standards, and rising daily, with a 35 per cent increase from 2014 to 2015. We have an obesity epidemic,
  • US President Donald Trump signs an executive order on extreme vetting during an event at the Pentagon in Washington, Friday, Jan 27.— AP

    Trump should work for reconciliation

    Old in age but young at heart, Mr. Donald Trump has  terrified many by his unusual postures and gestures. Lots of filthy facts were brought out about Donald by the proactive media long before the US presidential election.
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    Trump-effect: World trade set to squeeze

    The idea of multilateralism appears to be under threat. What was meant to be a signal achievement of the post-Soviet world, major reform of the international trading system by the World Trade Organisation, has faltered.
  • Bull tamers try to control a bull during Jallikattu south of Chennai.

     Jallikattu has a cultural significance for Tamilians

    Animals are tortured and subjected to pain in the name of culture. They even stated that this resulted in the death of few cows and also serious injury for many humans. What we need is an exclusive Ministry for Animal Rights and Justice, w
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    Assembly polls will be a referendum on Modi Govt

    Coming on the heels of demonetisation, elections to assemblies in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa will not only test the success or otherwise of the move against counterfeit currency, terror funding and black money,
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    Trump’s inaugural address was dark and scary

    President Donald Trump’s inaugural address managed an impressive rhetorical feat. It was both a less reassuring picture of America than Abraham Lincoln’s first inaugural — delivered on the eve of the Civil War