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Ramazan: Psychological Benefits

by Dr Widaad Zaman Oh, you who believe! Fasting is prescribed for you as it was prescribed for those before you, that you may develop...

Understanding al-Hijama, the Wet Cupping

by Dr Shabir Ahmad In our day-to-day life, our body is exposed to a number of toxins and harmful organisms. Things we eat or...

On Government College of Education

by Mohammad Shoaib A place where students can freely meet discus talk and exchange views not just amongst themselves but also with the faculty and...

My Winter Memories

by Mohammad Hanief As the November sets in Kashmir, the winter talk gets popular among people. Till November, only women folk have the responsibility to...

How SSA Teachers Suffer?

by Sheikh Shabir As a government school teacher in Jammu and Kashmir, I have the experience of teaching up to the higher secondary level. So,...

Sleeping on blood

by YounisKaloo Barring nurses’ counter, the lone doctor on the night shift in the Emergency Ward of Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura ordered...

Using Social Media In Academia

by Dr Khurshid Ahmad Tariq Life is witnessing a continuous transition, so does the means and modes of communication. Technology has revived our life and...

De-motivating Teachers

by Sheikh Shabir Teaching is a very difficult profession. It consumes the energy of teachers, needs hard-work, patience and passion. True, teachers dedicate themselves to shaping...

When Vajpayee Saved Me From Being Lynched

by Iftikhar Gilani The first time I saw former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee face-to-face was when riots had broken out in the Nizamuddin locality in...

Meet Pakistan’s Marxist MP Who Rose From Tribal Areas, Amid Massacres

by Farooq Tariq Ali Wazir, a central committee member of The Struggle, has won a seat in the national parliament from NA-50 (Tribal Area –...

Little girls write to PM, seeks fathers release

Suzanne Shah & Sundas Shah Sir, Jailed separatist Shahid-ul Islam's two school-going daughters have appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for humane treatment of political prisoners,...

Shujaat, My Friend

by Munir-ul-Islam In my official position as Director Information at times Shujaat would at times get annoyed with me. My standard response would be, bayaa...

Ramadan Fitness

by Asif Ali People nowadays are very much aware of the significance of fitness in the daily life. There is a huge difference between the...

Let Jinnah Stay Back

by Dr Altaf Hussain Para The disturbances and uproar in Aligarh Muslim University followed by assaults on its students by the gang lords of right-wing...

AMU: Know How Jinnah’s Portrait Triggered A Crisis

by Mujahid Mughal On April 27, activists of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) had written a letter to the Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU),...

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