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India-Pakistan showdown at UN

Shujaat Bukhari

New York, Sep 20 :The 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), here is all set to see some heat in the speeches to be delivered by India and Pakistan leaders beginning today. Usual blame game has been the hallmark of the presentations of both the countries at the international platform but this time both the neighbours are facing each other in the backdrop of significant changes that have taken place since last session.While the External Affairs Minister Sushma Sawraj is leadinRead

GST burdens consumers with double taxation as Gov...

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Sept 18: The consumers are facing double taxation after the introduction of goods and services...Read

Mehbooba asks police to adopt humane approach

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sep 20: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Wednesday asked the police to adopt a more "relaxed and...Read

SSB man killed, another injured in ‘fratricide’ i...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sept 20:A constable of paramilitary SSB was killed and another injured in a firing incident a...Read

Army man killed in Pak firing in Keran sector

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sept 20:An army man was killed as Pakistani troops opened fired at an Army patrol along the L...Read

Udaan extended for JK till Dec 2018

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sept 20:The Union Cabinet Wednesday extended the time period for Udaan - the Special Industry...Read

Differences widen in BJP ahead of Madhav’s visit

Sameer Showkin Lone

Srinagar, Sept 20 : Differences have cropped up between the leaders of BJP representing Kashmir and Jammu...Read

Madhav to review performance of BJP ministers

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Sept 20: Amid growing anger among people in Jammu against BJP ministers for “ignoring Ja...Read

JRL seeks UN intervention over torture of politic...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sept 20:The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) Wednesday sought the United Nations (UN) interv...Read

NC holding State convention

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sept 20: The opposition National Conference will be holding a state convention to discuss the ...Read

Politics of polarisation a central challenge in I...

Lalit K Jha

Princeton (US), Sep 20:Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today said that the "politics of polarisation" w...Read


Mehbooba for technological, delivery interventions to

Mehbooba for technological, delivery intervention...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Srinagar:'Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Anil Swarup called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today.Swarup, who is on a visit to the State, briefed the Chief Minister about the initiatives of his Ministry regarding strengthening Education se... Read

HC asks Govt to utilize SSA, RMSA f...

Insha Latief

Srinagar: High Court (HC) Wednesday asked State government to uti...Read

Naqshbandi apprises HRC in Geneva a...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar: All Parties Hurriyat Conference (M) convener of PaK Cha...Read

All three regions united in defendi...

Rising Kashmir News

Leh: National Conference (NC) Wednesday said all the three r...Read


City buses to go on strike against shifting of Batamal

City buses to go on strike against shifting of Ba...

'Irfan Yattoo'

'Srinagar: 'Kashmir Transporters Welfare Association called for a day-long strike of mini-buses on Thursday to protest shifting of Batamaloo bus terminal to Parimpora in the city outskirts.The inter-state bus operators and traders based at Batamaloo bus terminal are alrea... Read

Irony: Smoking continues unabated a...

Mansoor Peer

Srinagar: Even though thousands of people with respiratory diseas...Read

Police detain protesting Anganwadi ...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar:Police on Wednesday detained Anganwadi workers who were...Read

Police action on Anganwadi workers ...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar:Police action against protesting Anganwadi workers is &...Read



Inspect mosques to check noise levels: NGT to Delhi Go

Inspect mosques to check noise levels: NGT to Del...


'New Delhi: 'The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to inspect mosques in East Delhi and check if the noise levels generated by loudspeakers during azaan were exceeding the permissible limit. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar ... Read

Supply of essential commodities, wi...

Kupwara, September 20: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs ...Read

Bukhari addresses Public Durbar in ...

Srinagar: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari today ...Read

Jan 2018 qualifying date for electo...

Srinagar: Chief Electoral Officer, J&K Shaleen Kabra today ch...Read


BJP accuses Omar of being

BJP accuses Omar of being 'communal' over his Roh...

'PTI '

'Jammu, Sep 20 'The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP today hit out at NC leader Omar Abdullah over his remarks on Rohingya Muslims, claiming that the statement carried "communal" overtones and said the decision about their settlement rested with the Centre.The former chief m... Read

Entrepreneurship Development awaren...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu Sept 20:One day Entrepreneurship Development Programme was orga...Read

BJP state president inaugurates “Aa...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Sept 20:To address the public demand for Aadhar camp, as there ...Read

Kumar Ravi’s devotional album ‘Taan...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Sept 20: Observing that music knows no boundaries, Member of Leg...Read


Women and safeguards

Women and safeguards


''With over 5800 cases of crime against women registered in three years from 2014 onwards across Kashmir, one can gauge the situation vis-à-vis the women safety and the protection of their rights. The figure presents a more dreary picture of the capital c... Read

Rohingya deportation

BJP is aiming to draw political mileage from the issue ...Read

Prioritising Tourism

Among the priorities set by the incumbent government be...Read

After Anchar it’s Dal lake

Kashmir’s water bodies, including the famous Dal ...Read


Low GDP is a matter of concern

Low GDP is a matter of concern

'Kamal Morarka'

''The overall economic indicators are not very encouraging. For the common man wholesale price is far-far higher than what it was a year ago. Inflation figures also, as they calculate, are not showing the drop they should have. In the Industrial index also there... Read

Muslim nations failed Rohingyas

Akmal Hanan

Myanmar’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace laureate ...Read

The Rohingya Politics

D Suba Chandran

From individuals to international institutions, there h...Read

Political vacuum in Kashmir and rol...

Suhail Ahmad

Former General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the India...Read


Valley contractors demand GST roll back, threaten boyc

Valley contractors demand GST roll back, threaten...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Srinagar, Sep 20: 'While threatening to stop ongoing developmental works from September 30, 2017 Jammu and Kashmir Central Contractors Coordination Committee (JKCCCC) Wednesday said filing of 37 returns is a “cumbersome process” for the contractors.General Secretary,... Read

4-day tourism festival begins in Le...

LEH, SEPTEMBER 20: A four-day Leh festival organized by the Department of ...Read

Ensure timely stocking of essential...

Rising Kashmir News

SRINAGAR SEPTEMBER 20:Minister for Co-operative and Ladakh Affairs Chering Do...Read

Protect public assets for larger be...

Rising Kashmir News

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 20: Stressing on the need to maintain and protect roads and...Read


South African team wins 450km India Expedition Adventu

South African team wins 450km India Expedition Ad...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'LEH, SEPTEMBER 20: 'South African team Nevarest Jabberwock has won the 450km India Expedition Adventure Race by running over the finishing line at Leh Market on Wednesday.The SA team completed 350 km of final adventure race including 75 kilomters of rafting, 43 kilometers of moun... Read

Bangus Valley Soccer tournament con...

Syed Rukaya

Srinagar, Sept 20:J&K Football Association (JKFA) coined an idea to h...Read

Islamia College Alumni secures fina...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar: Islamia College Alumni Cricket team had a record run ch...Read

Parra inaugurated State Football Ac...

Rising Kashmir News

Pulwama, Sep 20: State Football Academy of J&K State Sports Council ...Read


A connected future of an un-separated past

A connected future of an un-separated past

'Ravi Nitesh'

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Annoying teachers

Mohammad Farooq Wani One cannot deny the fact that t...Read

Gandhi as an environmentalist

Mohammed Sharjeel According to Stradling and Thorshei...Read

Eclectic business trends in a confl...

Er. AbidWani By definition, conflict involves ...Read


Rohingya deportation

Rohingya deportation

'Dear Editor,'

''This is in response to the news titled “PDP leaders demands immediate deportation of Rohingyas”, published on Rising Kashmir website. It is shameful on the part of senior PDP leader to make such a statement. If BJP leader would have said the same t... Read

Rohingya Crisis

Dear Editor

Myanmar (formerly Burma) is a Southeast Asian nation of...Read

Traffic jams

Dear Editor

It takes more than an hour to cover a distance of 5 kms...Read

Travel agencies

Dear Editor,

This is regarding the advertisements of some travel age...Read

Book Review

The counter narrative

The counter narrative

'Shujaat Bukhari'

'' ‘Kashmir: Exposing The Myth Behind The Narrative’ by former civil servant Khalid Bashir Ahmad is undoubtedly the first of its kind in recent history because no Muslim scholar has taken on historiography like him. Its 387 pages are dedicated to deb... Read

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