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What Ails The Mainstream Politics in Kashmir

What Ails The Mainstream Politics in Kashmir

By Syed Mohsin Attiq The failure of mainstream politics to strike its roots in Jammu and Kashmir has many reasons. Mainstream politics is yet to earn its due credibility and status all across ideological spectrum. The failure of mainstream is one of the underlying causes of acute mistrust between valley & national mainstream. Mainstream politicians

Talaq In India

By: A G Noorani “I HAVE no hesitation in saying that the Privy Council have on several occasions absolutely murdered Hindu law and slaughtered Muhammadan law,” Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah told British India’s central legislative assembly in February 1925. Ignorant of Islam, its members relied on English studies of Muslim law. In 1897, it ruled

Nimr’s Execution: Saudi Arabia Makes Iran, Shiites Scapegoats, Again

WHEN Saudi Arabia executed the Shiite cleric and political dissident Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr on Saturday, the country’s leaders were aware that doing so would upset their longtime rivals in Iran. In fact, the royal court in Riyadh was probably counting on it. It got what it wanted. The deterioration of relations has been precipitous: Protesters

Kashmir: Dilemma Of Modern Day Student And Teacher’s Role

By Mohammad Zubair u-din Education in its general sense is a form of learning in which knowledge skills and habits of a group of people are transferred from one generation to the next through teaching, training and research. Generally it occurs through any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks feels or acts

Ten Ways To Revamp Education Sector In Kashmir

By Mohamad Zubair-u-din Teacher occupies a central position in the educational system with whom the future of  a nation is associated. The teacher has come in for a lot of debate ever since the change of guard in Jammu and Kashmir.  However, without falling in that debate here, I have attempted a few points for