Looking Back at the Oct 2005 Kashmir Earthquake

Looking Back at the Oct 2005 Kashmir Earthquake

What happened on the morning of October 8, 2005, was shocking and traumatic. The earthquake that befell that day would be remembered for a very long to come. Most people were still asleep when suddenly they were jolted awake. All at once they began screaming from their houses and apartment blocks, confounded and staggering as […]

Lifestyle aspects to sustain joint replacement surgeries

Lifestyle aspects to sustain joint replacement surgeries

The prevalence of joint pain is not new and uncommon these days as a higher proportion of the young and middle-aged population is being afflicted by it. While COVID has been a major threat to overall health, people affected with the virus have been immobilised for long either due to home quarantine or hospitalisation. The […]

Rohingya Crisis: Any Solution after the Afghan Situation?

Rohingya Crisis: Any Solution after the Afghan Situation?

The Taliban seized control of the Afghan capital Kabul on August 15, shortly after the United States began withdrawing its troops. The recent unrest has prompted anti-Taliban Afghans to flee Kabul, creating a new refugee crisis. Ten to twelve countries have accepted more than a hundred thousand Afghans as refugees, but the refugee crisis is […]

Why did the Oslo Accords fail to end Israeli occupation in Palestine?

Why did the Oslo Accords fail to end Israeli occupation in Palestine?

Several factions of Palestinian organisations called for the cancellation of the Oslo Accords and the adoption of a national agenda for holding credible elections, forming a new national government, and rebuilding the state. Recently, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas negated any reconciliation with the defiant Hamas militants occupying the Gaza strip unless they recognise […]

SHAIKH-UL-ALAM(RA)- Part II

SHAIKH-UL-ALAM(RA)- Part II

THE BIRTH OF SHAIKH-UL-ALAM (RA) At the august time on Thursday 6th Jamidul Awal 779 AH, Hazrat Shaikh-ul-Alam was born in a shining (noorani) figure at Qaimoh. In Rishi-Nama by Baba Khalil, the year of birth is recorded as 779 AH. Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din Miskin writes in his book that the blessed birth of Hazrat Shaikh […]

Girls: Struggling, Competing, and Marching Ahead

Girls: Struggling, Competing, and Marching Ahead

International Day of Girl Child   “International Day of Girl Child” is celebrated globally on 11th October, whereas “National Girl Child Day” is observed in India on 24th January every year since 2008 with the objective to raise awareness about the rights of girls, the importance of education, health and nutrition, as well as to […]

Hazrat Shaikh-Ul-Alam Shaikh Noor-Ud-Din Noorani Alamdar-I-Kashmir (RA)

Hazrat Shaikh-Ul-Alam Shaikh Noor-Ud-Din Noorani Alamdar-I-Kashmir (RA)

Qalandar-I-Sadat (Ra) and Salat Sanz Salat Sanz or Salar Sanz, a member from the royal family of Kishtwar was wandering in the forests and deserts due to cruelties and hardships imposed on him. He had developed hate against the world and he was in search of a guide in the path of spiritual world (tariqat). […]

Trudeau’s Parliamentary ‘Victory’ May Cost Him the Next Elections

Trudeau’s Parliamentary ‘Victory’ May Cost Him the Next Elections

Canada’s unpopular general election of September 20 is increasingly recognized as a mistake by the country’s leading political analysts. However, this mistake could potentially prove to be the very undoing of Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party in future elections. 69% of Canadians did not think that holding an election during the fourth wave of the Covid […]

Dark circles below the eyes: how they come, how they go

Dark circles below the eyes: how they come, how they go

Dark circles below the eyes are a common problem for both men and women. The circles may look purple or blue or dark brown or black, depending on skin colour. These circles are rarely a cause for concern, but people may wish to reduce their appearance for cosmetic reasons. In some cases, dark circles under […]

What next after Mohibullah’s killing?

What next after Mohibullah’s killing?

The assassination of Rohingya refugee leader Mohammed Mohibullah in broad daylight on September 29 has shocked the world. The United Nations, the European Union, and leading human rights organizations including Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have condemned the incident and demanded a judicial probe into the murder of the popular leader. A prompt joint […]