Sharma in Kashmir again

The Centre’s interlocutor on Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma has arrived in Kashmir to hold yet another round of talks with the people. This time around he started his visit from north Kashmir in frontier district of Kupwara. Last time he had visited south Kashmir. Soon after his arrival in the Valley, the chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat Aasiya […]

Hostilities on rise

  The Army Chief Bipin Rawat has ruled out any talks with Pakistan till the neighbouring country stops supporting militants in Jammu and Kashmir. India closing the option of talks with Pakistan has led to the increase in hostilities between the two countries. Ceasefire violations and other incidents have become a routine especially in the […]

Shocker for US! 

The international community opposing the move of the United States to declare Jerusalem as the capital of United States has come as a shock for the US President Donald Trump. In the 193 member United Nations general assembly 128 countries backed the resolution against recognizing disputed Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and voted in […]

Staying away from controversies

  The Government of India has once again clarified that there is no proposal to abrogate Article 35-A and Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir. In reply to the question posed by Akali Dal MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa about the status of abolishing Article 35A and Article 370 from J&K Union Minister of State for […]

Farmers need support

The dream of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to see the income of the farmers double by end of 2022 may not become a reality at least in Kashmir. The Agriculture department has not been able to formulate a vision document to facilitate the ways and means through which the farmers make a better use of […]

Make recruitment process transparent

  Jammu and Kashmir Police have busted one more fake job racket scam in Srinagar. It’s not for the first time that fake job racket scam has been busted in Kashmir. Many gullible youth are lured by the fraudsters on the name of a government job. These gullible youth are asked to pay huge amounts […]

BJP not interested

Amid speculations about cabinet reshuffle in Jammu and Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party has ruled out the possibility about it making any changes in the present team of the ministers in the cabinet. BJP, which came into power for the first time in Jammu and Kashmir in 2014, has played safe since the very first day […]

‘Slaughter Houses’

The illegal clinics have witnessed mushroom growth in Kashmir and these clinics have been playing havoc with the lives of people. These clinics operate without the requisite permission from the authorities. Officials need to gear up and act against these illegal clinics which have become “slaughter houses.” The quacks who run these clinics are not […]

Convergent media affect

  One does not analyse media convergence everyday even though most of us are exposed to it on a daily basis. The dissemination and reach of information has become ridiculously easy courtesy amalgamation of different media on varied platforms. Internet is the big daddy of such platforms and has provided a real ground to the […]

Deadline extended

Centre extending the deadline to link Aadhaar with bank accounts and other services has come as respite for many people especially for the people in Jammu and Kashmir. Many people in Kashmir are yet to get their Aadhar cards due to one or other reason. People living in far-flung and bordering areas are still without […]