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
Police Cracks Down On Protesters For Waving China-Pakistan Flag
Date: 21 October 2016
Jammu and Kashmir Police has cracked down on protesters, who recently waved a China-Pakistan flag in north Kashmir. In raids since last week when this incident happened, the police has taken into custody scores of protesters allegedly involved in the act. Last Friday, for the first time in the Kashmir Valley, a Chinese flag was waved alongside the Pakistani flag. The stitched Pakistani and Chinese flag was emblazoned with the message: 'Long Live Pakistan-India friendship. Kashmiris are waiting for your help China'.
[courtesy: India Today]
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