• How is Digital-Age Generation Coping up with Being Plunged into Dark Ages?

    How is Digital-Age Generation Coping up with Being Plunged into Dark Ages?

    Internet and communication blackout in an age when the world has recognised it as a fundamental right equates to a denial of our basic rights. In today’s digital age, access to internet is as important as our right to free speech.
  • Pellets Victims Narrate Their Stories of Horror !

    Pellet Victims Narrate Their Stories of Horror !

    Kashmiris are no strangers to pain and agony. In fact being inhabitants of a conflict zone, tragedy, horror and agony are a daily part of our lives as are protests, which as per the Constitution of India is every citizen’s right.
  • Why The Brain Drain?

    Why The Brain Drain?

    Unemployment is perhaps the biggest concern of the educated youth of our society today. According to a study, Kashmir has some 6,000 unemployed doctors, 2,000 unemployed bio-technologists
  • Kashmiri Muslim womens look at bangles while shopping ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr. (Abid Bhat/ KO)

    How Have Eid Celebrations Changed Over The Years?

    Eid, for the Muslim community is a very special occasion. Be it Eid-ul-Fitr or Eid-ul-Azha, Muslims all across the world celebrate the occasions with great zeal and zest. The atmosphere is charged and people are excited.
  • J&K Police- Law Upholders or Law Breakers?

    J&K Police- Law Upholders or Law Breakers?

    Police, in every society, play a very essential role. They represent the coercive arm of the state. Police officers play a central role in the law enforcement system of the society. Their duty is to serve and protect,
  • Is Our Educational-System Making Us More Dependent Rather than Teaching Us to-Be-Independent?

    Is Our Educational-System Making Us More Dependent Rather than Teaching Us to-Be-Independent?

    If there is one thing we all agree on, it is the importance of education. It has been rightly said that education can make or break a man. If a person doesn’t receive the right kind of education, it does him no good
  • How Does Kashmir Feel About The Return Of Kashmiri Pandits?

    How Does Kashmir Feel About The Return Of Kashmiri Pandits?

    Many Kashmiris reminiscence that the period in which Kashmir Muslims and Kashmiri Pandits lived together in harmony was a golden era. Our younger generation has been brought up hearing stories about how Muslims and Pandits shared each other’s joys.
  • Peoples' Response To Govt's Decision of Creating Separate Townships for KPs?

    Peoples' Response To Govt's Decision of Creating Separate Townships for KPs?

    The return of Kashmiri Pandits has been a topic of debate for long. Be it a common man or a political leader or even a separatist leader, every Kashmiri agrees that the valley of Kashmir belong as much to the Kashmiri Pandits .
  • Technology Obsession-How Much is Too Much?

    Technology Obsession-How Much is Too Much?

    In today’s digital age, it comes as no surprise that kids learn to use technology before they even learn to walk properly. Today’s generation is exposed to technology from a very young age.
  • Will Anantnag Continue to Keep Faith in The Muftis?

    Will Anantnag Continue to Keep Faith in The Muftis?

    Elections are the make or break time for any political party. They not only decide the fate of the contesting candidate, but also influence the future course of the party itself. They are an emphatic way by which people show their dissent and approva
  • Gender Discrimination as Egregious as ever?

    Gender Discrimination as Egregious as ever?

    There is no denying the fact that our society continues to be a patriarchal society even though we have come a long way from the time when our daughters where even denied their basic rights.
  • How Happy Are Our Women with An Exclusive Bus service?

    How Happy Are Our Women with An Exclusive Bus service?

    Ask a man what he wants from public transport, his only answer will be efficiency but ask the same to a women, her only answer will be safety. Be it a school going girl, a working lady or a housewife,
  • Is Television Doing Our Thinking for Us?

    Is Television Doing Our Thinking for Us?

    When it comes to leisure activities, television tops the list. Most of us spend almost all of our leisure time watching TV. While we may like to think that television is just a means of entertainment
  • Local News or International News- Which is More Significant?

    Local News or International News- Which is More Significant?

    Gone are the days when news meant watching a single news channel or reading a single newspaper. Today, we have a huge variety of newspapers as well as news channels to choose from.
  • Is the Ongoing Ban on Local News Channels Justified?

    Is the Ongoing Ban on Local News Channels Justified?

    Without regular access to news, most of us would be unaware of what is going on in the world as well as around us. Media be it national or local aims at keeping us informed and forewarned about events which may affect us directly or indirectly.