Maintain pressure on militants in Kishtwar: DGP to officers

SRINAGAR: Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh Saturday chaired a joint officers meeting at Kishtwar to review the law and order and security situation in the district. “He was briefed about security scenario and measures taken for maintaining peace and order in the district. DGP complimented and appreciated the efforts of J&K Police and other […]

J&K Bank opens new business unit, ATM at TalliMorh

J&K Bank opens new business unit, ATM at TalliMorh

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank Monday commissioned a new Business Unit (BU) along with an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) at village TalliMorh in R S Pura near the International Border. “The bank’s Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) R K Chhibber inaugurated the new BU and the on-site ATM in presence of its president Arun Gandotra, vice presidents […]

Pakistan rejects India’s remark on Imran’s UNGA speech

Pakistan rejects India’s remark on Imran’s UNGA speech

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday rejected India’s remarks over Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech during UN General Assembly session. Mohammad Faisal, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement, said that India’s pretensions of casting itself as a ‘normal’ country is “reprehensible”. This comes a day after New Delhi had strongly condemned Khan’s speech […]

Money: the Root of Evil?

Money: the Root of Evil?

Money, the cliché goes, is the root of all evil. Is there merit to it? Is money indeed the root of evil? Yes and no is the answer. Money can be evil or lead to evil if it becomes an end in itself. This can happen in instances of both when a given person has […]

Power of Face-to-Face Communication in the Modern World

Power of Face-to-Face Communication in the Modern World

BY BINISH QADRI When only two persons or a small group of people are involved in informal conversation or chatting when they come face to face, it is called face to face communication. When we talk to each other and see each other physically, we call it face to face communication. It is part of […]

Late Marriages: A Serious Social Issue

Late Marriages: A Serious Social Issue

AAQIB ASHRAF NENGROO Marriage, a legally and socially sanctioned union between a man and a woman is regulated by multiple laws legislated by different religious beliefs . Every religion attaches highest significance to it . Marriage in Islam Islam is a strong advocate of marriage. The Prophet (PBUH) has said “there is no celibacy in […]

Transfers in administration

Raghav Langer posted DC Pulwama

Raghav Langer posted DC Pulwama SRINAGAR: The government on Saturday ordered transfers and postings of several top officials in the administration. Dr Raghav Langer, Deputy Commissioner, Kathua, has been transferred and posted as Deputy Commissioner, Pulwama while Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Deputy Commissioner, Pulwama, has transferred and posted as Additional Secretary to the Government, Finance […]

New schedule for heavy motor vehicles on Jammu Srinagar Highway

SRINAGAR: The Traffic Police Headquarters Srinagar has issued a new schedule for movement of vehicles on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway. According to the new schedule, Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) will ply both sides from Jammu to Srinagar and vice versa during the day. The cut off timing for Heavy Motor Vehicles (HMVs)/load carriers shall be from […]

The Post- modernization Thought in the Agnostic West and the Turn to Islam

The Post- modernization Thought in the Agnostic West and the Turn to Islam

DR. MUZAFFAR SHAHEEN Conscience is thus explained as the voice of God in the soul- (Peter Kreeft) Islamic thought despite having been exported to the West centuries back with remarkably a high moral notion left on the minds of intellectual class from time to time, it received generally the treatment of an anti-Christ Arab doctrine, […]

The Joy of Reading Books

The Joy of Reading Books

MUBASHIR IQBAL KITABA The joy of reading books can’t be expressed in words. It is something which we can understand only by real experience. There is much more to our lives than our daily work, and the time we spent aimlessly using different things. In shaping our attitude and behavior in a positive direction books […]