Wednesday, January 23, 2019
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Pak-China Economic Corridor and Gilgit Baltistan

After the division of the sub-continent and emergence of two new states -  India and Pakistan, the subsequent circumstances not only imprinted tales of...

A Beloved Witness

    By Irfan Hassan On a hot summer evening of 1988, I spotted Aga Shahid Ali on the Residency Road buying Paans at Mir Paan...

Ab pukarein kise, bata Fida…?

Fida Nabi, succumbed to his injuries in the Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) on August 8, 2010. He was 17 years old. During...

Of knowledge and humanity

It is imperative to realize that we cannot expect a foreigner from the West, or some super genius in a remote corner of the country to come to our rescue. We are the ones suffering and we are the ones who have to come up with the solution as well. We possess the knowledge but we lack the drive to apply it practically to simplify our problems.

Jumlas, jibes and Bihar battleground

An old reality is Nitish Kumar’s snapping of over one and half decade old ties with BJP. He knows and the world knows, this...

I’m angry

  As the mercury soars outside, a seething fury seems to swell inside. The morning newspaper is replete with reports on gang rapes, trafficking and...

Self exile:From Kashmir to Pakistan

By Zahida Parveen East or west home is best. If I will get thousand life times in this world still I will never feel like...

Rahi Is A Poet Of Silence

To read the work of the Kashmiri poet, Rahman Rahi, is to return to the question of what is one’s own. To read Rahi...

Role of British Kashmiris in AJK’s politics

Being attached with the areas of migration and having material political and cultural links with the areas of origin are common amongst migrants -...

Come, We’ll have to walk now

By Aditi Rao Ahead of us lay a rope bridge with thin wooden planks. It seemed precarious, a slight slip of the foot and we...