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A people without the knowledge of their history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. This section is for the well rooted

Rajouri has been one of the long-lasting hill states of India from ancient period onwards. Its mention is found in Kalhan’s Rajatarangini, the first historical work of the Indian sub-continent. Kalhan mentions it Rajapuri. Situated in the valley of Munawar Tawi and Pir Panjal range it has been shown...
The relationship between women and politics never has been considered smooth and fine. Politics is the field where women never been welcomed especially in a society like ours. Though women continue to choose the traditional roles of home-maker and civilized citizen still she is not interested in the politics....
The Conflict in Jammu and Kashmir, like anywhere else, has gendered nature. The agents of conflict, more often than not, are men. Women are seen mostly as the passive victims of conflict. But a closer look at the way women are impacted by conflict, reflects a multidimensionality in the...
LT GEN H S PANAG The Pulwama encounter shows that a tragedy is unfolding in Kashmir but the powers that be, backed by nationalist fervour, are smug in their belief that the ‘iron fist’ is delivering results and will resolve the problem. The alienated youth with no fear of death is...
The political discontent that has manifested itself in Jammu and Kashmir in post 1989 period is in many ways related to the failure of democracy and democratic institutions in this part of the world. It is in the failure of democratic politics to nstitutionalize itself that the grievances of...
One of the most positive developments of the recent times is the initiatives being taken by the countries of South and Central Asia to open up the ancient trade routes. At present work is going on in full swing to open a trade route between North east and Tibet...
With due apologies to Aamir, Shah Rukh and Salman, the biggest Khan superstar of India currently is Taimur Ali Khan. As he turned all of two on December 20, his proud, paparazzi-wary parents whisked him away to Africa, far away from the cameras which love him the way only a...
In this small piece I want to talk about the nature of Jammu's politics. But before I proceed further let me clarify as to what I am referring to in the name of 'Jammu'. There is a broader entity called Jammu which comprises of the six districts. This entity...
SRINAGAR: Security forces have unearthed a militant module with the arrest of three ultras from Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. Inspector General of Police Kashmir Munir Khan today said that three militants — two from the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and one from the Hizbul Mujahideen — were arrested over the...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...