JRL calls for shutdown today

JRL calls for shutdown today

The joint resistance leadership (JRL) has called for a complete shutdown on today against the New Delhi’s “planned genocide” of Kashmiri youth. In a statement issued here, the JRL comprising Syed Ali

Media bodies demand strict action against BJP leader

Media bodies demand strict action against BJP leader

New Delhi: Several media bodies, including the Press Club of India, on Sunday sought strict action against senior BJP leader Choudhary Lal Singh over his “threatening and intimidating” remarks directed at Kashmiri journalists. In a joint statement, the Indian Women’s Press Corps, Press Club of India, Press Association and Federation of Press Clubs of India […]

Hope all countries cooperate with Human Rights Council: UN official

Hope all countries cooperate with Human Rights Council: UN official

United Nations: A UN official has hoped that all countries would cooperate with the UN’s human rights body and give access to human rights rapporteurs. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq’s remarks came in response to a question on Pakistan’s comments that it was ready to facilitate the Commission of Inquiry as […]

Journalism in Parlous Times

Journalism in Parlous Times

Journalism, whether it be of the print, visual or even the contemporary electronic variety is an essential and an indelible part of any polity and society. The rather indispensable function of journalism is to hold a mirror to society and speak truth to power in the public interest and for public good. If journalism does […]

The PDP BJP Alliance: An Anatomy of a “Break UP”

The PDP BJP Alliance: An Anatomy of a “Break UP”

By Javeid Hassan Malik Finally , the inevitable has happened: the PDP has been divorced by its partner BJP. For many, it was a legitimate end to an illegitimate beginning and the bonhomie of two parties which started with a bear hug between Modi and Mufti at 7 race course after two months long hectic […]

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