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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
(Learning to be more environment friendly is not that difficult task. We must start by living with a greater awareness of the resources that we use in our daily lives).
The environmental problems are mounting towards a bigger trouble in future but we are yet to recover from a deep hibernation/sleep mode. The menace of pollution has existed for centuries but increased at an alarming rate after industrial revolution in the 19th century. Pollution is one of the biggest global killers, affecting over 100 million […]
Juveniles rushing their two-wheelers cause panic and awe among masses!
By: Shah Faez Hussain Forenoon rush hour is the time in the morning when snarl-up remains hefty on the roads chiefly due to work purposes. This fitfully lasts for more than one hour also. In this hour of morning, people of every métier come out either with their cars or on two-wheelers to travel to […]
The history of mankind is replete with such mixed instances, impressions and incidents where Kings have been projected with different assessments and approaches. Some Kings and Rulers stand out for their commendable integrity and benevolence while as some are still remembered for their tyrannical rule and despotism. In ancient times promise to rule with justice […]
Carefully crafted political move or a game-changer initiative
By: ABID RASHID BABA The weeklong community mobilization program is over. Citizens apprised the officials of the problems they are facing. The response to this ambitious project reposed faith in the civil administration. Grievances have been scripted on papers. None of them have been addressed so far. Especially designed for the strife-torn state of Jammu […]