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Guv calls for an end to confrontations in J&K 

Guv calls for an end to confrontations in J&K 

Srinagar, Aug 14: In his Independence Day message Governor N N Vohra while extending greetings and good wishes to the people of Jammu and Kashmir,…

Pak envoy welcomes Modi’s call to Imran as positive development

New Delhi, Aug 14:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan to congratulate him for winning the elections is a…

Court extends remand of accused for 15 days

Srinagar: Court of 2nd Additional Munsif Srinagar has extended the judicial remand of the accused involved in a weapon snatching and a cop killing case…

Ruckus in Lal Chowk over bid to hoist tricolour

Srinagar, Aug 14: A bid by a group of six non-Kashmiri persons to unfurl the tricolour at the city centre Lal Chowk today turned ugly…

Questioning Art 35-A will reopen debate on accession: Omar Abdullah

Questioning Art 35-A will reopen debate on accession: Omar Abdullah

Srinagar, Aug 14: Former chief minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said any attempts to tinker with…

Am ready for public scrutiny: Malik on ED notice

Am ready for public scrutiny: Malik on ED notice

Srinagar, Aug 14: JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday said that he is ready…

Peace talks with Pakistan will be futile: Former RAW chief

Peace talks with Pakistan will be futile: Former RAW chief

New Delhi, Aug 14: The Kashmir issue is “now merely an excuse propped by the…

Four persons killed in flash-floods in Jammu

Four persons killed in flash-floods in Jammu

Jammu, Aug 14: Four persons died and three others suffered injuries in flash-floods following incessant…

Landslides close Sgr-Jmu highway

Landslides close Sgr-Jmu highway

Jammu, Aug 14: Traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway was suspended for the second consecutive…

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Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 14:  Advisor to Governor, B B Vyas today directed for fortnightly review of drainage works in Srinagar for speeding up its upgradation and expansion. The Advisor was chairing…

Blood donation camp at Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina

Blood donation camp at Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 13: The NSS wing of Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina Srinagar organized One Day Blood Donation Camp in collaboration with the Department of Haematology SMHS Hospital…

Speaker inspects progress on General Bus Stand modernization project

Speaker inspects progress on General Bus Stand modernization project

JAMMU, AUGUST 14: The Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh today visited General Bus Stand and took stock of the modernization work and development of multi-level parking there. The Speaker…

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Governor calls for continuous capacity building of teachers

Governor calls for continuous capacity building of teachers

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 14: At a meeting held at the Civil Secretariat here, Governor N N Vohra called for continuing capacity building…

Annual Urs of Hazrat Mir Syed Shah Sadiq Qalander (RA) concludes at Lar

Annual Urs of Hazrat Mir Syed Shah Sadiq Qalander (RA) concludes at Lar

Ganderbal, Aug 14: A two-day annual Urs of Hazrat Mir Syed Shah Sadiq Qalander (RA) concluded on Tuesday at Lar Ganderbal.…

Governor calls for regular follow-up of court cases pertaining to recruitments

Governor calls for regular follow-up of court cases pertaining to recruitments

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 14: Governor N. N. Vohra has asked Chief Secretary to ensure that all Administrative Secretaries and the recruiting agencies…

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JK Bank dedicates multipurpose pick-up vehicles to JDA under CSR initiative

JK Bank dedicates multipurpose pick-up vehicles to JDA under CSR initiative

Jammu, Aug 14: J&K Bank under its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative handed over two multipurpose…

Div. Comm. Jammu flags off JK Bank Mobile ATM van

Dr Samoon reviews functioning of JKMPCL

EDITORIAL View all

Prioritize ‘Social’

Prioritize ‘Social’

Blame it on the political turmoil and the subsequent violence, Jammu and Kashmir serves a typical…

Unfortunate framing

OPINION View all

Promising tryst gone awry

Promising tryst gone awry

ON the 71st anniversary of Britain’s hasty departure this week, most of South Asia remains a…

The Unprecedented Loneliness of Indian Muslims

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My journey from Amritsar to Lahore

My journey from Amritsar to Lahore

BY: Mahmud Ahmad Akhtar My father was a doctor in the Indian Army Medical Corps. I…

Breaking the Radcliffe barrier

INTERALIA View all

Jatin Desai: The Peace Traveller

Jatin Desai: The Peace Traveller

By: Ramu Ramanathan While India sleeps at the stroke of the midnight hour, Jatin Desai will…

V.S. Naipaul, My Wonderful, Cruel Friend

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God bless those who say what they feel must be said!

God bless those who say what they feel must be said!

Even as it is a known fact that all revolutions must have ideologies to spurn them…

Doing what one can with what one has…

CREATIVE BEATS View all

‘Gulshan’

‘Gulshan’

Lapping of a river, hiss of birches, melodious call of sparrows perched on hanging birches tossed…

Basking in the royal sunshine

ON HERITAGE View all

Preserving the cultural identity

Preserving the cultural identity

Kashmiries are a peace loving nation which has got a documented   history of about 6000 years.…

Dranga the ancient watch station

ART SPACE View all

Featured Artist- Amedeo Modigliani

Featured Artist- Amedeo Modigliani

 Amedeo Modigliani was the epitome of what can be termed a classical tragic artist.  Born in…

Art for All- Subina Gul