Two Palestinians killed in Gaza

Two Palestinians killed in Gaza

GAZA: At least two Palestinians have died in a blast in Gaza, with the Palestinian Health Ministry blaming the deaths on an Israeli air strike. However, the Israeli army on Tuesday denied it carried out the air strike, according to reports. Local media identified the two people killed as members of the al-Quds Brigades, the […]

Mehbooba writes to Nadda seeking MDS exam centre

Mehbooba writes to Nadda seeking MDS exam centre

JAMMU: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has written once again to Health and Family Welfare Minister J P Nadda, seeking extension of the state’s NEET(PG) 2018 centres in respect of dental graduates taking the NEET(PG) examination. In her communication, the Chief Minister said that since some exam centres have already been established on her request by […]

Winter Woes

Winter Woes

That winter in Kashmir is a drag and life almost comes to a standstill is a cliché that every Kashmiri can and will relate to. But, the irony, or perhaps, more accurately, counter intuitively, winter is and could be the best season in Kashmir. To dwell on actual life in Kashmir during winter, the cold […]

The Viability of Palestinians’ Third Intifadah: A Review

The Viability of Palestinians’ Third Intifadah: A Review

By Akeel Rashid The recognition of Jerusalem as the de facto capital of Israel by US President Donald Trump on Wednesday last week made many Middle East experts to predict the Third Intifada as the concomitant to his announcement. As the Muslim community around the world continues to cheer for the third uprising of Palestinians […]

The Politics of Hate and Bigotry

The Politics of Hate and Bigotry

By ASHRAF LONE The current atmosphere of hate and the gory incidents that flow from it- lynching, and now burning alive of Muslims in India- reminds me of the college days when I used to listen BBC, Urdu regularly. I did not read newspapers too often those days and the internet was not as ubiquitous […]

Abdullah advises BJP-RSS to refrain from generating passions

Abdullah advises BJP-RSS to refrain from generating passions

Udhampur: National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday announced that his party would contest the next assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir alone, saying it was confident of securing a massive mandate on its own. “We won’t have alliance with any party,” he said addressing workers. A stable, strong and people friendly government was […]

CUK building catches fire, journalism deptt damaged

CUK building catches fire, journalism deptt damaged

ARIEF RASHID SRINAGAR: A fire incident heavily damaged electronic equipment and other items in the Department of Convergent Journalism (DCJ) as fire broke out at the Central University of Kashmir (CUK) at Nowgam Campus-I on Tuesday afternoon. Emergency like situation was created as students saw smoke coming out of the third floor of the rented […]

Suspected militants hold BJP worker hostage, release video

Suspected militants hold BJP worker hostage, release video

SHOPIAN: A video clip has gone viral in south Kashmir region in which a ruling Bharati Janta Party (BJP) worker confesses before suspected militants that he will abstain partaking in any political activity and will never approach the Indian army. The man according to police is identified as Muhammad Maqbool Wagay son Abdul Gani Wagay […]

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