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Arrival of Ramzan brings cheer among Muslims

Arrival of Ramzan brings cheer among Muslims

Naveed Ahmad Najar Ramadan is the ninth month of the islamic calendar. Healthy adult muslims fast in ramadan from sunrise to sunset. During fast, they refrain from drinking, eating and from immoral acts and anger. ramadan is the month that purify the soul and bring the individual closer to Allah…

Elections in Kashmir

Elections in Kashmir

Farooq Wani Srinagar, April 30: In Jammu and Kashmir and especially in Kashmir, the election process, whether it is Lok Sabha or Assembly, has a different connotation since people participation remains cold and restricted. It is so because of the long pending issue of Kashmir problem, which is a festering…

Drugs addiction and prevention

Drugs addiction and prevention

  Drug = Dead (Drugs end all dreams) Mohammad Momin khan   Srinagar, April 20: The word “addiction” brings to mind different images for different people. It can be difficult for someone suffering with an addiction or potential addiction to identify with the term “addict.” And it can be especially…

The flawed narrative on Kashmir 

The flawed narrative on Kashmir 

Srinagar, April 14:  The debate on Kashmir has produced a crop of ‘experts’ whose analysis is in many cases tinted by their political alignment. In the run-up to the 2019 General Election, the issue of handling of Kashmir by the Centre and the connected question of India’s Pakistan policy figure…

Don’t try my patience

Don’t try my patience

Sheikh Arshid Ahmad Srinagar, April 08: In my entire life I am yearning to what I don’t have while completely ignoring what i do. I try, kick, yell and scream when i don’t get my way, as if the way I want is the only way, means a lot to…

Abdullahs and Muftis, two political dynasties in J&K

Abdullahs and Muftis, two political dynasties in J&K

Srinagar, April 4: The Abdullahs are undoubtedly the first political dynasty of Jammu and Kashmir having remained central to state’s politics for over 80 long years. The founder of the regional National Conference (NC), Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah was born in 1905 in a middle class family of shawl traders in the…

Abdullahs and Muftis, two political dynasties in J&K 

Abdullahs and Muftis, two political dynasties in J&K 

Srinagar, April 4:  The Abdullahs are undoubtedly the first political dynasty of Jammu and Kashmir having remained central to state’s politics for over 80 long years. The founder of the regional National Conference (NC), Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah was born in 1905 in a middle class family of shawl traders in…

Rajab Haamid: The esoteric bard & minstrel of Tral

Rajab Haamid: The esoteric bard & minstrel of Tral

Nawazz Ibn Ahad افسوس دنیا کانسئ نا لوءگ سمسار سیتی۔ پتو لاکن وچھتہ کم کم مزار واتیء۔۔ (Alas! This world is never there to last, Behold! How all the Great Men finally landed at the Graveyard) ‘All year round the lover is mad, unkempt, lovesick and in disgrace. Without love…

Adhan a call for peace, broadcasted nationally

Adhan a call for peace, broadcasted nationally

By, Sheikh Arshid Ahmad Srinagar, March 24: A brutal and terrorized act on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand,is a kind of carnage resulted into loss of precious human life during Friday Prayers. The attack was taken place in deliberate way , captured in proper vedeo ,was planned and systematic…

Please deescalate, people are in fear

Please deescalate, people are in fear

By, Sheikh Arshid Ahmad Srinagar, Feb 28: Tension between two nuclear-armed countries, India and Pakistan, are out of limits have seen from few decades and pointing it could increase further more. Tension aroused after killing of 50 India security forces in a fidayeen attack at pulwamma. To that response and…