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Triple Talaq- the socio-religious perspective

Triple Talaq- the socio-religious perspective

Instant Talaq is something which has its genesis is women being divorced through SMS or over a mere phone call. This instant talaq is essentially ‘Talaq-ul-bidat or Talaq-e-biddah’. ‘Biddah’ means innovation and essentially all Muslims are advised against introducing ‘biddahs’ in their religion.

Triple talaq (also known as talaq ul bidat/talaq-e-biddah or talaq-e-mughallazah) is a form of irrevocable Islamic divorce practiced by Muslims in India before it was declared unconstitutional here. It permitted a Muslim man to legally divorce his wife by uttering talaq (Arab word for divorce) thrice. It also permitted the Muslim community to initiate a […]

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Kashmir the imperfect pitch for distance education

Kashmir the imperfect pitch for distance education

BY: Bhat Zaieem Every dawning day brings new changes with perfect juxtaposition to the emerging needs. Education system too has evolved to satisfy the limitations of modern man which he faces while acquiring it. Distance Education, being one such change, has proved to be a massive boost to spread education among public with much flexibility […]

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IMAGINATION HIJACKED

IMAGINATION HIJACKED

I am not aware of myself, how on earth will I be minding others' business

BY: Feroz Rashid When we were busy we had a lot of time; today we are idle and have literally no time. People with social media gadgets in hand would acknowledge it and be on the same page with me (if they ever had a thought about it) that our imagination has been hijacked. Because […]

 Dr.Shiben Krishen Raina

Some stories are worth sharing!

Some stories are worth sharing!

Modern-day Writers When a person is praised because of his prowess, skills and abilities, that is the real tribute to the person. Some are praised merely due to their ‘utility’ factor, and that’s nothing but flattery. Some need to be praised ritually in a conference, assembly, seminar or meeting since they are sitting in chairs […]

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Bittu Sahgal and Dachigam-a love story worth spreading!

Bittu Sahgal and Dachigam-a love story worth spreading!

By: Nasir Ahmad Dar Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places in the world, if not the most beautiful place. Among all the pristine tourist destinations in the world, Kashmir valley has a distinction of its own and ranks among the top. This is because this valley is a unique amalgamation of magnificent scenery […]

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Ideas On Human Values and Metaphysics

Ideas On Human Values and Metaphysics

There is a need for the reconception of the human values on theoretical lines. Human values are socially contingent and vary from place to place. Therefore mere machining processes will not help us; rather the same will mesh and rumble our cause without any actual value. Thence in this vein and in this context, show […]

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Archeological site of Qasim Bagh 

Archeological site of Qasim Bagh 

By: Syed Rooh Fatima The Neolithic site (New stone age ) ‘Qasim Bagh’ is located in Baramulla district around 1.5 kilometers south west of Hygham wetland reserve, in the northwest corner of the valley of Kashmir. The site was first identified during transect based survey by Professor Dr. Mumtaz Yettoo who is presently working in […]

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Pineapple for beauty and health

Pineapple for beauty and health

By: Shahnaz Husain “Be like a pineapple – stand tall, wear a crown and be sweet on the inside”  says an old adage .Who doesn’t like to eat the fruit in summer ? Pineapple, the king of tropical fruits is regarded among the best fruit that can benefit an individual.  In fact,  this unassuming fruit   […]

 Dr.Shiben Krishen Raina

Glory of Being a Teacher

Glory of Being a Teacher

One of my students sent me some interesting information on WhatsApp a few years back. The information was as follows: In the year 1994 the then President of India, Late Shankar Dayal Sharma, was on an official visit to Muscat (Oman). The moment Air India plane landed at the airport; three interesting incidents happened: Oman […]

 Dr.Shiben Krishen Raina

VIBRANT DUBAI

VIBRANT DUBAI

Dubai is one of the most vibrant, fascinating and glamorous cities in the world. About Eighty One percent of the country’s residents are foreign expatriates. The largest group of residents, about 50 percent of the population, comes from South Asia. Indians are the largest group from the South Asian countries which give a major contribution […]