Editorial

Violence begets violence

Violence begets violence

Violence in any form or manifestation is not only detested but abhorred in Islam. Even the religious scriptures tell that killing of an innocent human being is akin to the killing of entire humanity. The latest incident that took place at Nowgam wherein two non local labourers were shot at should be condemned by one […]

KPDCL, Hide & Seek

KPDCL, Hide & Seek

The hide and seek played by the power supply that too during the holy month of Ramadhan is a grim reminder of the perpetual darkness of winters in Kashmir. It seems the Power Development Corporation Limited has been designated as a nodal agency for disseminating lies about the power position in Jammu and Kashmir. Be […]

No end to hollow claims

No end to hollow claims

It is every year that people of Kashmir are promised stars and moon by its so-called competent administration. Be it winter or the holy month of Ramadhan, the administration leaves no stone unturned to get the minutes of their so-called preparedness meetings disseminated to the people through print and electronic media. However, come winter or […]

Kneading Dough With Feet in Kashmir

Kneading Dough With Feet in Kashmir

The people in Kashmir can aptly be described as dedicated food lovers who lavishly enjoy a large variety of native dishes & exquisite bakery. But the problem of food adulteration and necessary quality control has always been a serious challenge for the administration. Yesterday, a video that surfaced on social media websites stoke a way […]

J&K Industries Still Await ‘The Revolution’

J&K Industries Still Await ‘The Revolution’

The majority section of the common industrialists in J&K suggest others not to opt for starting up their own enterprises due to the bad experience they have got when investing into this important sector. While the industries are an important part of the state economies in the rest of the country, J&K has always been […]

The unabating unemployment rates

The unabating unemployment rates

After the breaking out of Covid-19 pandemic, India continues to face numerous problems among which the spiking unemployment crisis remains at topmost position. The skilled youth are presently facing huge problems in absence of suitable jobs. The reports suggest that unemployment rates have increased at an unexpected pace primarily because of the spread of the […]

Countering Mal-Practices in Tourism Industry

Countering Mal-Practices in Tourism Industry

The J&K Tourism sector has witnessed a new bloom in recent months wherein thousands of tourists thronged to the valley bring alive the nostalgic hustle-bustle into the erstwhile deserted streets of Kashmir. The current record travel history is enough proof that tourism industry of J&K still posses immense potential to attract the tourists across the […]

Climate Crisis: Where have the rains gone in the valley?

Climate Crisis: Where have the rains gone in the valley?

The months of March & April in Kashmir division have always been marked busy with rain and were usually clad with murky dark clouds but not this year. The climate change has finally knocked our doors. After decades the region is witnessing an unprecedented dry weather during this part of the year which has enough […]

J&K: The New Electoral Battleground for Political Parties

J&K: The New Electoral Battleground for Political Parties

Just few months back the announcement made by the Union Home Minister Amit Shah for holding elections in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir broke the political inertia as many regional and national level political parties jumped in to begin their electoral preparations. The Delimitation Commission is also left with less than a months […]

The unending price hikes in essential commodities

The unending price hikes in essential commodities

The Russia-Ukraine crisis has given rise to a pressing situation of global inflation where rates of various commodities like petrol & LPG have skyrocketed immensely. In India the fuel prices are hiked with every passing day due to which the prices of daily essentials keeps on fluctuating at a frequent intensity. The common man is […]

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