Browsing: Governance

The state craft has evolved differently in Jammu and Kashmir over the years. This section offers narratives about the various facets of the governance in between various elected governments and the governors.

Energy
Lighting up Ladakh

Energy deficient Ladakh region is getting massive government investment in power sector, which will lower the ecologically fragile region’s reliance…

Governance
Pronounced misery

After 14 years of suffering, a Delhi court verdict in Lajpat Nagpar blast case has brought respite to a few…

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PARALYSED STATE

As the confrontation between the government and its employees slumps trade and makes people suffer, KASHMIR LIFE analyses whether a…

Governance
Tourism jittery

Elections, violence rhetoric and global recession can give coming tourist season a set back after the initial impediment of houseboat…

Energy
A BOOM failing is no good news

In power deficit J&K, successive governments have made good decisions and bad decisions leaving it to successors to make corrections.…

Governance
Where are Juvenile homes

Shazia Yousuf With her head resting in her grandmother’s lap, nine-year-old Iqra makes unsuccessful attempts to sleep. She is in…

Governance
Ok we pay: From where?

The implementation of 6th pay commission recommendations may have brought relief to the state employees, but the financial implications and…

Governance
Caged

With six PSAs in a row and 16 in all, Masarat Alam holds a kind of record. The state, however,…

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SKEWED, SKIMPY SKEWPY

Billed as a landmark, the government’s employment and welfare programme is mostly a cocktail of existing schemes with some more…

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