Is the “Season” of Death Inevitable?

Is the “Season” of Death Inevitable?

By Fayaz Ganie Human life is strange; to live it, the same things you need to forget, you require to remember! Without delving into the entire list of these things which demand such treatment, it would be appropriate to mention here only one of them: death. Death certainly demands this treatment where to live one […]

Improving the Quality of Education has to be a Holistic Endeavour. Mere Focus on Technology Won’t Do

Improving the Quality of Education has to be a Holistic Endeavour. Mere Focus on Technology Won’t Do

By Sheikh Maqbool A significant development since the previous Education policy of 1986/92 is the emergence of Information and Communication Technologies (NIOS) which has brought in new dimensions in the field education. New possibilities have opened up for use of information technology in different ways, not only to manage the sector, but also directly assist […]

On The Importance of Economics

On The Importance of Economics

By Sajad Hussain Din Common people have become more engrossed in the role economics plays in our daily lives. Economics is concerned from the property market to the macroeconomics of the household budget. Almost everything is connected to economics and, therefore, its interpretation is enthralling. For the upgrading of employability in banking, government sector, NGOs […]

Ahed Tamimi: The Wonder Woman I know Of

Ahed Tamimi: The Wonder Woman I know Of

By Ushaym Tariq Israelis call her Shirley Temper and Palestinians call her a hero, for fearlessly standing up to those who enforce the Israeli occupation of their land and those who terrorize her village. Her name is Ahed Tamimi. The young teen, is often seen dressed in jeans and a cartoon-emblazoned T-shirt, her wild locks […]

The Houses that Vanish

The Houses that Vanish

By Sheikh Abid Conflict kills humanity! This small collocation of words forming a sentence is enough to give a person with rational thinking a clear notion of pain, agony and endless sufferings attached with it. “Human life is precious”- the universally famous quote most oftentimes used in those so called international/ national human rights conferences […]

Trump`s alt-Right Ideology in Minutiae

Trump`s alt-Right Ideology in Minutiae

By Shafqat Mushtaq Okay. The wall building is again on cards. The cold winters will now roast the liberal-chickens! If nothing else this is what the immigration ban is all about. No unhindered frolicking in the streets of America for immigrants. That actually, Trump and Co. fear put in danger the grey hair of the […]

Matriculation: A Botheration?

Matriculation: A Botheration?

JAVEID HASSAN MALIK Since my childhood days, I have been listening to this maxim, matriculation is a botheration for students. While I am not sure about its universal applicability but for Kashmiri students it certainly is, was and will remain. Every Kashmiri mother’s first wish is to see her child pass the matriculation exam as […]

Disaffiliation of Colleges is a Bad Idea

Disaffiliation of Colleges is a Bad Idea

Sheikh Maqbool The argument behind the proposal of disaffiliation is that a large number of affiliated colleges associated with either a Central or state University stands as burden on the latter, their underperformance having a direct relation to their size. So, there must be a change in the affiliation system. As a remedy of colleges […]

Teachings of Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA)

Teachings of Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA)

Zeeshan Rasool Khan Mohi-ud-din Abu Muhammad Abu Saleh Abdul Qadir al-Jeelani (Al-Jeelani) was an illustrious ascetic and mystic who became famous for being the eponymous founder of the Qadriyah order of Sunni Sufism. He was Najeeb-u-Tarafaen Syed, that is, Descendent of Prophet (SAW) from both his parents. Al-Jeelani was born in a place called Neef, […]

1 2 3 141