Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
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...
"In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'"
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Pakistan Violates Ceasefire In RS Pura,
Date: 24 October 2016
Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire twice on Sunday in RS Pura sector of international border (IB), using mortar shells and firing small arms. Border Security Force (BSF) gave a 'suitable reply' and no one was injured on Indian side. Firing was still going on. 'Pakistan rangers resorted to first small arm fire at 1820 hours and few 82 mm mortar bombs were also fired at our positions at 2145 hours,' a BSF spokesman said. Pakistan Rangers resorted to mortar shelling in Abdullian and Korotana Khurd area of the sector, he said.
2016 News Archives
Set up IIM and IIT at Chenab and Pirpanchal regions: G. M Saroori
Chatroo/Mugalmaidan, October 14: Vice President JKPCC and MLA Inderwal, Ghulam Mohammad Saroori has said that setting up of AIIMS in Jammu area would be a step in a right direction, but at the same time, Government should establish Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chenab Valley and Pirpanchal areas in order to ensure equal development of the State. Continue to Message Board