The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is once again headed towards a brute mandate as results for the Lok Sabha elections 2019 pours in. The party along with its alliance partners has crossed the magic figures of 272. At the time of writing of this copy, the BJP was leading on 292 seats while the Congress … Read more Lok Sabha election results: BJP headed to brute majority, Congress looks to save face
Wahid Bhat | SRINAGAR Early trends show Farooq Abdullah is leading in Srinagar. Farooq Abdullah is seeking a fourth term in the lower house of Parliament from the Srinagar seat. Abdullah is pitched against political greenhorns Aga Moshin of the PDP, Irfan Ansari of the People’s Conference and Khalid Jehangir of the BJP. Srinagar is … Read more Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Farooq Abdullah takes the lead in Srinagar
Pavan Chaurasia | Opinion Diplomacy has existed between kingdoms, city-states and in modern times, especially after the Treaty of Westphalia (1648), between the nation-states. Britannica defines diplomacy as, ‘the established method of influencing the decisions and behaviour of foreign governments and peoples through dialogue, negotiation, and other measures short of war or violence.’ That the … Read more ‘Disaster-management diplomacy’ as the new arm of Indian Foreign Policy?
Wahid Bhat|SRINAGAR Bandipora district in northern Kashmir is in shock over a three-year-old girl’s rape, allegedly by a neighbour during the holy month of Ramzan. Acting on complaint of the victim’s family, police has arrested the accused, identified as Tahir Ahmad Mir (20), son of Abdul Rehman Mir resident of Malikpora, Trehgam, Sumbal. A senior … Read more Shock over rape of 3 year old in Kashmir
Wahid Bhat|SRINAGAR Even as the government claiming to have taken steps to provide quality education, the students studying at Valley’s prominent educational institutions could be seen roaming freely in different parts of city. Interestingly, the students can be seen wearing uniform throughout the day while non from the administration including the state police bother to … Read more Local parks turns into hangout spot for students bunking classes in Kashmir