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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.

Old Taxes Return

In the forward-looking GST regime, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has revived an abolished tax that is expected to be collected for the last...

Jamming Jobs

Recruitments in the government are chaotic and painful, writes Tasvur Mushtaq in the backdrop of the SSB crisis in police SI examinations Job is a...

Stressed Schooling

A series of decisions taken with regard to the private school education sector has brought back the debate over how Kashmir is going to...

Travel Traversities

Helping people travel faster and better with their dignity intact must be a priority for the government. It will improve growth, and confidence and...

Pandit Protests

The killing of Rahul Bhatt triggered unending protests by Kashmiri Pandits who are serving the government across the Valley under a special package. Khalid...

Deconstructing Delimitation

With the Ranjana Prasad-led Delimitation report expected to trigger sweeping changes in the legislative map, the politics and the power structure of the erstwhile...

Unusual Outages

Unprecedented load shedding has pushed angry consumers to the streets in Jammu and Srinagar forcing power managers to explore all options within their reach....

A PM Visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first visit after the reading down of Article 370 was focused on the development and grassroots democracy. The visit that...

Sheikhs In Srinagar

Three months after a couple of UAE’s retail chains started importing Kashmir products, a major delegation of the potential investors spent three days in...

Understanding The Proposal

With its proposals triggering a lot of heat and dust in Jammu and Kashmir, the Delimitation Commission is expecting an extension. Khalid Bashir Gura...

A New Legislative Map?

If the draft proposals by the 3-member Delimitation Commission are accepted, this is going to be the new map of post-2019 democratic set-up, reports...

Srinagar First

by Masood Hussain For most of the last one thousand years, Srinagar has survived as Kashmir’s capital. This is in addition to its other identities...

Real Estate Concerns

Almost 14 months after the Jammu and Kashmir’s historic land laws basket was hugely altered by binning some and changing many, the administration finally...

Jammed Wheels

Once the transporter of last resorts, the premier SRTC is struggling to find a role that could help it survive, reports Saifullah Bashir after...

Short Circuit

A series of interventions in the Jammu and Kashmir’s energy sector remained unchallenged till the PDD employees claimed their status was getting compromised as...