This Kashmiri Poet Tells Why He Is Not Indian Like Other Kashmiris
November 14, 2017

 Wahid Bhat Kashmir issue continues to dominate Indian TV shows. The annual casualty rate is chillingly high. At least 150,000 people have been killed since insurgency began in 1989, according to conservative official estimates. Unofficial estimates are well over 80,000-half of them are civilians. Even after 69 years, Kashmir conflict continues to be unresolved. The lingering dispute.

Is There Anyone Who Will Sponsor ‘Kashmir Banega Kashmir’
November 14, 2017

‘Kashmir Banega Hindustan…Kashmir Banega Pakistan’  Srinagar | (PTK): Oppression, suppression, depression, trauma, pellet, bullet, fear, anger, and anguish seem to be the only words to describe the beauty of Kashmir. In between “Atoot ang” and “Jugular vein” valley is struggling for its beauty from the past 69 years. Turning the pages of the history, every.

Altaf Bukhari reviews construction of Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover
November 13, 2017

Altaf Bukhari reviews construction of Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover, TRC Grade Separator, New MahjoorNagar Bridge   SRINAGAR, NOV 13 (PTK):The Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today undertook an extensive tour of Srinagar city to review the progress of various ongoing development works being executed at various.

Tassaduq Mufti for dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley
November 13, 2017

Tassaduq Mufti for dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley SRINAGAR, NOV 13(PTK): Taking a strict note of the non-availability of dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley, Coordinator Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell, Tassaduq Mufti has written to the Union Government emphasizing the need of having dedicated exam centres for various national level entrance exams and posts in the.

Former CVC meets Governor
November 10, 2017

Former CVC meets Governor JAMMU, NOV 10(PTK): Sh. Kuldeep Khoda, former Chief Vigilance Commissioner, J&K, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Khoda informed the governor about the varied serious problems/difficulties faced by the common people for lack of complete transparency and accountability in the functioning of the public delivery systems and.

Traditional clothes or western trends?
October 30, 2017

Iflah Bhat   Our appearance is greatly affected by the clothes we wear and it is because of this reason that a growing number of people have begun to question whether we should wear our traditional clothes or follow western trends.   Youngsters today argue that we must learn to go with the flow and therefore taking up new trends is a better option. A handful of people still.

Why Do People End Their Life by Suicide?
October 27, 2017

Edited story by Wahid Bhat   The very idea that someone wants to die is frightening. As a result, suicide is not an easy topic to discuss for many people. But talking about suicide does save lives. If one person can be saved from suicide by talking about it with someone, it is worth it; especially if that someone is you. I am amazed at the many powerful and wise comments I have received from.

Why Kashmir is still ensnared in conflict after 70 years
October 26, 2017

Andrew Whitehead   It’s 70 years since the first shots were fired in the still unresolved conflict over the status of Kashmir. The dispute is a legacy of the partition that accompanied Britain’s withdrawal from India in 1947. Both India and Pakistan claim the region, and both are now equipped with nuclear arsenals. Since 1947, they have fought four wars – the most recent.

Battle over dress code 
October 25, 2017

Wahid Bhat   To follow some unwritten rules whether to want or not is very important if one wants to hold a certain position in the society.   As a result, sometimes we have to give up on the things we like to wear, because of the society.   In the working world, clothes matter more, especially if your job involves lots of face time with coworkers or clients. Even if your office.

Battle over dress code 
October 25, 2017

To follow some unwritten rules whether to want or not is very important if one wants to hold a certain position in the society.   As a result, sometimes we have to give up on the things we like to wear, because of the society.   In the working world, clothes matter more, especially if your job involves lots of face time with coworkers or clients. Even if your office doesn’t have a.