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Schooling morality to the young minds! 

Schooling morality to the young minds! 

By: Tajamul Naseem Lone The idea of writing this article came to me in 2016 when I read an article about ‘Education system in Finland’ published in a reputed newspaper of Kashmir. I tried to find that article again but failed.  I read that article and was very much impressed by the education system adopted […]

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EidulAdha: Sacrifice for Nearness and Pleasure of Allah

EidulAdha: Sacrifice for Nearness and Pleasure of Allah

Dr. AshaqHussain Take a moment to look back and imagine reaching the age when man took the first step in the world. Yes, this is the age of Adam (AS) and Mother Eve. Man was still new in this world and had not yet seen another human being die because no human being had died […]

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Single-use plastics ban: A big leap towards a better planet

Single-use plastics ban: A big leap towards a better planet

By: Bhupender Yadav In 2018, when India hosted World Environment Day on the theme Beat Plastic Pollution, Prime Minister (PM) NarendraModi gave a call for eliminating single-use plastics (SUP). A year later, in his Independence Day speech, PM Modi raised the issue again and said, “Can we free India from single-use plastic? The time for […]

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The farewell sermon of Prophet of Mercy (PBUH)

The farewell sermon of Prophet of Mercy (PBUH)

Key lessons for entirehumanity

By: M Ahmad Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) delivered his last sermon (KhutabahHajjatul-Wida) on the ninth of DhulHijjah, Friday (6 March 632 AD) (12th and last month of the Islamic year), 10 years after Hijrah (migration from Makkah to Madinah) in the Uranah Valley of mount Arafat at the age of 63. The words were quite clear […]

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Anantnag- the 3rd largest upcoming City of J&K

Anantnag- the 3rd largest upcoming City of J&K

A lot of work has been done by District Administration and Municipal Council Anantnag especially construction of Parking facility at Janglatmandi Anantnag and lifting of litter, garbage directly from doorsteps. Other facilities that have come up include under-construction Sumo Adda at Janglatmani near GMC Hospital Anantnag, metal topping of lanes and Bylanes, Construction of drains […]

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India suffering major ‘Brain Drain’

India suffering major ‘Brain Drain’

By: Jaswinder Pal Sharma When a pool of learned and talented professionals especially doctors, engineers and those belonging to the financial sector leave their country of origin to seek better job opportunities in another country it is known as Brain Drain. The problem is quite common in developing countries such as India. The mass exodus […]

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WHY KASHMIRI PANDITS ARE TARGETED?

WHY KASHMIRI PANDITS ARE TARGETED?

By: Vijay K. Sazawal The recent tragedy of targeted killings in Kashmir began in the late 1980’s with the uprising that was organized by the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan. After the 1996 State elections, the local administration reached out to pro-Pakistani players in the valley for an accommodation in order to provide some semblance […]

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“Aab-e-Zamzam”-The miracle water

“Aab-e-Zamzam”-The miracle water

By M Ahmad Allah has made all living creatures out of water. People require water for almost everything and life cannot sustain in the absence of it. But not all water carries the same value and significance. Muslims refer to the water of Zamzam as something revered and unique. They crave for this blessed water […]

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MCH Hospital Anantnag and the Dilemma of its Shifting

MCH Hospital Anantnag and the Dilemma of its Shifting

Maternity and Child Care hospital (MCH) located at Sherbag Anantnag has always been in news for various reasons pertaining to its functioning and effective delivery of Health Care Services. The Hospital authorities and the staff posted at MCH Hospital under Gynecology and Pediatrics Departments of Govt Medical College Anantnag are trying their best to provide […]

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NEP a game-changer: preparing for a knowledge economy

NEP a game-changer: preparing for a knowledge economy

When the PradhanMantriUjjwalaYojana (PMUY) was launched in 2016 under the leadership of Prime Minister NarendraModi, our greatest challenge then was reaching the last woman standing in the queue in remotest recesses of the country with LPG cylinders. With a dedicated workforce and tremendous political will, the success of PMUY and the significant impact it had […]