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Why Assault on Urdu?

Why Assault on Urdu?

Apne Bhi Khafa Muj Se Baiganay Bhi Nakhush

Reading Time: 3 minutes Sahil Ahmad Lone The decision of union government to replace Urdu with 5 regional languages as official languages of JK has given rise to many questions. Has the decision been taken to blot out Urdu, often labeled as “The language Of Muslims”? If so, what would be its outcome? And what would be the strategy […]

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Economic, empirical analysis of internet restrictions in JK

Reading Time: 3 minutes Fahid Fayaz Darangay After the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019, the internet was shut down completely in Jammu and Kashmir to avoid any cataclysm through the misuse of any social media. This was not the first time the internet was banned in the region. Earlier the first major internet ban happened on […]

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The timeless treasure of the heart

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mohammad Hussain Khan I can never forget the wistful feeling that enlighten me every time when I pass through my village that stored my favourite memories as a child. Each memory holding its own story. They are what shaped me into the person I am today. The life given us by Almighty is short, but […]

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Penning down emotions

Reading Time: 3 minutes N J Ravi Chander Post-retirement from State Bank of India in January 2019, the creative juices in me have begun to flow again. A string of “Middles”, and travelogues penned by me has made it to the pages of many popular dailies. Observing my name in print is akin to hovering on cloud nine, and […]

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Degrees are no passports for jobs

Degrees are no passports for jobs

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mohammad Hussain Khan It is really sad that even today our system of education operates on unsatisfactory lines. It is obsolete and has not got rid of outmoded hangover. Many commissions have been appointed, committees organized, conferences held but despite their loud recommendations, sagacious suggestions and wise policies, nothing much seems to have been achieved […]

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Efficient Market Hypothesis of Stock Market

Reading Time: 5 minutes Fahid Fayaz Darangay Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) essentially says that all known information about stocks, is reflected into the prices of those securities. EMH does not assume investors to be rational. One direct result of EMH is that an active investor cannot consistently beat the market and a passive investor can earn the profit equal […]

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Left can also be right

Reading Time: 2 minutes Amit Singh Kushwaha ‘Yes, I am left-handed!’. My unconscious mind prefers to do any work with the left hand. Sometimes, people wonder when I write or sign with my left hand. I recall during my childhood days grandmother taught me to eat with the right hand. At that time, I realized, there are many wrong […]

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The massacre of Sabra and Shatilla

Reading Time: 4 minutes Syed Mustafa Ahmad One of the horrible blasts in the world that took place in Beirut, Lebanon, is still haunting us. The blast created havoc in Beirut. We were mourning this heart-wrenching incident than the thirty seven years old barbarism was reminded by a minority of people in the world. On 18, September 1982, Israeli […]

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Nature acts its own way

Reading Time: 2 minutes N J Ravi Chander Dogs chasing cats who are chasing mice conjure up memories of a favourite Yiddish folktale! Indeed, danger lurks in the shadows, and the game of life and death plays out grimly every day with the hunter sometimes becoming the hunted! The short folktale goes like this: The dogs go to the […]

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Edward Mordrake: Man with two faces!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Fidhat Fayaz Drangay Have you ever seen a human being with some physical deformity? Some defects appear because of genetic factors and by a variety of environmental injuries such as infection, radiation and drug exposure during pregnancy. The majority of birth defects, however, are without known detectable cause. “One of the weirdest as well as […]

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