Legendary batsman Hanif Mohammad dies at 81

KARACHI: Cricketing legend Hanif Mohammad died at the Aga Khan Hospital here on Thursday, a hospital spokesman confirmed.The 81-year-old, who was suffering from lung cancer for which he underwent surgery in London in 2013, was shifted to the ventilator a couple of days ago after his health deteriorated.Earlier today, reports of the cricketer’s passing away […]

Sumegha Gulati: A fighter till end

Srinagar: She dated cancer but it never deterred her passion. An inspiring journalist, Sumegha Gulati is no more with us. She fought her last fight against the deadly cancer. After her first relapse, Gulati said she wasn’t a “quitter” and that she was going to “die fighting.” “I’ll Die Fighting,” Said Sumegha and yes she […]

Mufti wanted to write a book, but never got time: Nayeem

SRINAGAR: Minister for Education, Naeem Akhtar today termed the former Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammed Sayeed as a great visionary who worked on a single mandate to connect hearts, regions and people. Speaking on the obituary reference in the Legislative Assembly this morning, Akhtar broke down while recalling his long association with Sayeed that started in […]

Ah Gan Kaak! The Fragility of life in Kashmir and our Duty

 I write with a heavy heart. It is not easy for me what I am going write for  what I will write pertains to a loss- even a personal loss.  Abdul Gani- the diminutive gardener who worked at the Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Institute- was killed in the shoot out that occurred yesterday in the […]

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