Orientation workshops and training programmes are an urgent need to acquaint revenue officers especially those posted as collectors. It takes at least a year to get familiar with the land revenue laws. This means that it is only fair for the government to ensure that those set to be posted or those posted on this role are prepared for it
There’s no other option but to vaccinate the entire population to get a handle on the pandemic. Already, the positive impact of vaccinating around two-third of the country’s population is showing.
The passing of a reputed academic has literally triggered a mass-mourning with who’s who in town taking turns to pay a tribute to Nusrat Andrabi for her glorious educational cause.
The need of the hour is to learn lessons from the past legacy, to give a rethought on what went wrong, and to take steps for a Radical reform in academic and intellectual aspects–the backbone of a civilization.
To campaign for a legislation (on the model of The Prevention of Atrocities Act, 1989) that recognises Islamophobia as a religious form of discrimination. Such a legislation will potentially act as a deterrent against anti-Muslim abuse and violence.
Besides Kashmir economy, the economic stress on the other side of the Jawahar Tunnel i.e., in Jammu division has started to become quite tangible. Economies, no matter how small, take decades to create and sustain balanced exchanges which support and strengthen the participating entities.
Sometimes visuals can give you these frames, that too visual from heritage which is both colonial and critical. Ray actually has internalized the critical, and at the same time colonized imagined spaces of these commentaries on what had been the problem with Indian ruling cultures.
A noted medic’s recent revelation on the alarming rate of infertility cases in Kashmir has created fresh concerns with patients and doctors painting the dismal picture of the critical health situation.
And once completed, the railway line and the roads will stitch Kashmir together with concrete and asphalt and connect places and people alienated from each other by geography.
Mosques in Islam, aren’t simply sacred spaces devoted to worship, but importantly, they function as indispensable social institutions within Islamic society with diverse social functions attached to them.