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Govt exploring modalities of emergency authorisation of COVID-19 vaccine

Govt exploring modalities of emergency authorisation of COVID-19 vaccine

New Delhi: The government is exploring the modalities of emergency authorisation and usage of anti-coronavirus vaccines pending completion of phase-three clinical trial and regular licensure.…

564 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths recorded in J&K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday recorded 564 new COVID-19 cases while five deaths took place in the last 24 hours, The infection tally in…

Kashmiri-origin doctor awarded ‘Heroes of Chemistry Award’ for discovery of Bedaquiline

Srinagar: In what could be termed as a moment of great pride for Kashmir, son of the soil, Dr. Anil Koul has received this year’s…

PAGD announces seat-sharing formula for 5th phase of DDC polls

Srinagar: The People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Sunday announced the seat-sharing formula for the fifth phase of the District Development Council (DDC) polls…

Srinagar records coldest night of season amid sub-zero temperatures across Kashmir

Srinagar: Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season as the minimum temperature dropped several degrees below the freezing point across Kashmir on Sunday, even…

India, Pak troops trade fire along IB, LoC

India, Pak troops trade fire along IB, LoC

Jammu: Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire along the International Border (IB) and Line of…

Tunnel suspected to be used for infiltration detected in Samba sector: DGP

Tunnel suspected to be used for infiltration detected in Samba sector: DGP

Jammu: A 150-metre long underground tunnel suspected to be used by militants for infiltration was…

Govt suspends members of Srinagar Medical Board over student’s death

Govt suspends members of Srinagar Medical Board over student’s death

Jammu:  Taking prompt action against those alleged to be responsible for the death of differently-abled…

Militant held from seminary in Pulwama: Army

Militant held from seminary in Pulwama: Army

Srinagar: A militant was arrested from a ‘madrassa’ (seminary) in Pulwama district of south Kashmir,…

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Baseer Khan reviews DDC election, winter preparedness in South Kahsmir

Baseer Khan reviews DDC election, winter preparedness in South Kahsmir

PULWAMA: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today, during separate meetings, reviewed the arrangements being put in place by the district administrations of Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag for…

Lt Governor condoles passing away of former Assam CM

Lt Governor condoles passing away of former Assam CM

JAMMU: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha has offered his heartfelt condolences on the passing away of former Chief Minister of Assam, Sh Tarun Gogoi. “I am saddened to learn about the…

Mudasir Ali remembered on his ‘Chahrum’

Mudasir Ali remembered on his ‘Chahrum’

Srinagar: People from different walks of life, particularly from media fraternity, visited the home of noted Journalist, Mudasir Ali on his ‘Chahrum’ and paid rich tributes to him besides consoling…

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Navin Choudhary reviews functioning of Agriculture, Horticulture departments

Navin Choudhary reviews functioning of Agriculture, Horticulture departments

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary, Navin Kumar Choudhary today chaired a joint meeting of Agriculture and Horticulture departments on Formalization of Micro Food…

Digital Business and Investment Webinar organised by Government

Digital Business and Investment Webinar organised by Government

JAMMU: In furtherance of the development oriented vision and active leadership of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, a Webinar was organised…

Training imparted to polling staffs at Bandipora, Pulwama

Training imparted to polling staffs at Bandipora, Pulwama

Bandipora/Pulwama: For the upcoming District Development Council (DDC) and Panchayat by-election, the District Administration Bandipora on Monday continued its special training…

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COVID-19 caseload in India breaches 91-lakh mark

COVID-19 caseload in India breaches 91-lakh mark

New Delhi:  India’s COVID-19 caseload went past 91 lakh with 44,059 coronavirus infections being reported in…

PM says 2014-29 period ‘very important’ for India

Ex-Assam CM Tarun Gogoi dies at age 84

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Covid-19 and winter

Covid-19 and winter

As the world is still waiting for some miracle to happen, Covid-19 continues infecting and killing…

Line of (no) control

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Indian Madrassas – A Need for Reorientation

Indian Madrassas – A Need for Reorientation

The first institute of Islamic Madrassa education was at the estate of Hazrat Zaid bin Arkam…

PAGD – Is JKPCC in or out?  

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Freedom of speech does not mean freedom to hurt

Freedom of speech does not mean freedom to hurt

By: Jonathan Gornall Fifteen years on, the consequences of the decision by a Danish newspaper to…

Educational challenges and opportunities in the Post Covid-19 era

INTERALIA View all

Kashmir’s tribal women fight the stigma of birth control

Kashmir’s tribal women fight the stigma of birth control

By : Safina Nabi GANDERBAL — Najma Jan, a frail and weak-looking woman in her late…

Yes, Islam Is Facing a Crisis. No, France Isn’t Helping Solve It.

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Time to learn from Bushmen

Time to learn from Bushmen

Sitting by a campfire listening to a song of Bushmen somewhere deep in the Kalahari Desert,…

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

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The Flood- part  III

The Flood- part  III

“Aba Jan, how are you”, Basharat asked. There was no response, it seemed that his body…

The Flood part  II

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Nallah Mar, a stream that once was

Nallah Mar, a stream that once was

By : Shabir Ibn Noor Once upon a time, there used to be a beautiful canal,…

Preserving the cultural identity

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QAZI SHABANA- Shaping imagination into Sculptors!

QAZI SHABANA- Shaping imagination into Sculptors!

Qazi Shabana is the emerging sculptor whose work is earning her an outstanding mention among the…

Featured Artist: Ayman Baalbaki