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Why Target Education?

It is almost three months now since the pro-freedom shutdowns began following the killing of Burhan Wani. Boys are out in the streets to ensure strict shutdown and beat people who do not comply. The slogan is that all sacrifices are acceptable for the sake of freedom. Therefore, lives may suffer, businesses also but it is justified.My question is what about children? Why target their education?. Full article...

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This Kashmiri IAS Officer's Facebook Post On Dangal Girl Zaira Wasim's Situation Is Going Viral

Date: 18 January 2017
Shah Faesal, a Kashmiri IAS officer's Facebook post on the issue, is going viral. He has advised people to not talk about their children's achievements to anyone; because who knows they may have to apologise for it later. Although he hasn't taken Wasim's name in the post, the comments and his replies to them make it clear that it refers to the 16-year-old talent.
[courtesy: Indian Express]

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BJP Pays Tribute to Mufti
Fayaz Ahmad Bhat (Member National Council BJP and President Srinagar Kashmir) pays tribute to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on death anniversary by saying that he was the man of perseverance and great survivor. Fayaz Ahmad Bhat said that the nation had lost an exemplary leader. Mufti Sahib's demise had left a huge void in the nation & in J&K, where his exemplary leadership had a major impact on people's lives. Continue to Message Board