Culture View all

My Wedding Wallet

My Wedding Wallet

ABID RASHID BABA Just because we embarked on Noah’s Ark in twos doesn’t mean we have to complete the entire trip in pairs. But then…

Orient and the Occident: making and unmaking of Predispositions, Prejudices and Partiality in history writing

Aaqib Maqbool Khan Humans appreciate historical facts which are connected to their interests, based either on their personal petty self-satisfying desires or concocting them for…

“Akhri Station” and the Voice of the Wretched

DAR AAQIB, AABID YOUSUF Akhri station, a Pakistani drama, written by Amna Mufti, and directed by a critically acclaimed director, Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, is a…

The rape maniacs of a virgin society (in lieu of Sopore rape shame)

The rape maniacs of a virgin society  (in lieu of Sopore rape shame)

Meer Abass and Aurangzeb Arif “To ask the victim what lies beneath the misery. They…

Rising epidemic of Drug Abuse in Kashmir

Rising epidemic of Drug Abuse in Kashmir

There is a dire need for moral counseling sessions to valley youth at various social…

A short trip to ‘The Capital of Biryani’

A short trip to ‘The Capital of Biryani’

They say “better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times”. I…

Wall of kindess: the humanitarian effort to unite humanity

Wall of kindess: the humanitarian effort to unite humanity

Kashmir is known for hospitality and generosity throughout the World. People here are always ready…

Politics View all

China, India and the String of Pearls

China, India and the String of Pearls

Syed Suhail Yaqoob The present world is in bad shape. Probably, after the Second World War, the crisis of such a magnitude has occurred. The spread of Covid-19 has halted…

The Portrait of Internet Shutdown in Jammu & Kashmir

The Portrait of Internet Shutdown in Jammu & Kashmir

Arsalan Ahmed It has been more than a year since India strips Kashmir of special status and divides it into two union territories. The constitutional changes and unilateral bifurcation, as…

In between Living spaces: Expansion and extinction?

In between Living spaces: Expansion and extinction?

Muzammil Ahad Dar Lebensraum is signifying Hitler’s policy of expansion to create living spaces for Germans in the adjacent European countries. The indigenous population was displaced in respective geographical areas/regions.…

Mapping the Kashmir Trajectories, Deep State and Drabu’s Pandit Question

Mapping the Kashmir Trajectories, Deep State and Drabu’s Pandit Question

Dr. Javid Ahmad Ahanger & Muzamil Yaqoob For more than seventy years since the Indian state has administered the ‘contested’ territory of Jammu and Kashmir, its future is yet to…

Mapping an Annexation of Kashmir

Mapping an Annexation of Kashmir

Sahir Bilal Kashmir is a dystopia of post-apocalyptic age. What would George Orwell have made of the Kashmir situation in 2020? What Orwell says to us about Kashmir today? Orwell…

Photo Gallery View all

Destruction of houses in the name of ‘Collateral Damage’

Destruction of houses in the name of ‘Collateral Damage’

2018 was the most deadliest year in the decade after 2009, more than 580 people were killed which included 160 civilians and 267 militants, reported…

Interview View all

Economy View all

In conversation with Dr. Rizwana Karim Abbasi on CPEC

In conversation with Dr. Rizwana Karim Abbasi on CPEC

Hailing from Bagh, Pakistan Administered Kashmir; Dr. Rizwana Abbasi is Associate Professor at Department of Strategic…

Will India achieve The SDG-1 by 2030?

The Red Sea Clog

Religious View all

Engineer Muhammad Ali Mirza and Sectarianism

Engineer Muhammad Ali Mirza and Sectarianism

Faizan Farooq  Religion is an objective-doctrine but since the concepts it concerns itself with are non-quantitative…

Eid ul Adha: Legacy of Prophet Ibrahim (PBUH)

Reverting Hagia Sophia back to Mosque