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.

Education
Leave, Please!

For bulge of workforce working on contractual basis in government sector leave is an emotional issue. While their permanent counterparts…

Governance
When Curtains Fall

As Durbar closes in Jammu for a six-month stint in Srinagar, Tasavur Mushtaq describes the scenes that set in as…

Energy
Engaging NHPC

As certain information about NHPC’s operation in J&K were revealed through an RTI, Kashmir is back to its energy debate,…

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Terror Square

Twenty six years after Handwara witnessed the first blood, two youth became the latest casualty, triggering a new chain of…

Governance
Issues on Table

Tasavur Mushtaq Blazing sirens at 12 noon on April 4, finally announced the arrival of Mehbooba Mufti to the seat…

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Newsy Nine

Takeover by a new PDP-BJP government was extra-ordinary phenomenon. After three months of tense wait and intense interactions between the…

Governance
Those Two Months…

As the demise of PDP patron created governance void in J&K, intriguing scenes unfolded in state officialdom currently camped in…

Governance
Dial for Help

It was because of a NGO’s sting that a Sopore based faith-healer’s dirty world was uncovered. Shakir Mir takes…

Ecology
‘Royal’ Sale

A Mughal era garden in Dal Lake’s lap is latest causality of land mafia. Sold by the Maharaja to a…

Governance
Kashmir’s Nagpur?

Unlike journalism, RTI has empowered people to the extent they wish to be. A Srinagar politician close to Ghulam Nabi…

Education
Campus Shift

It has been a long time since Reyaz Punjabi demolished the office of Kashmir University Students Union thus closing the…

Governance
VohRaj

With Governor N N Vohra literally tightening strings around otherwise at-ease government officials, the craving for a formal government is…

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Jagmohan Days

NDA government’s Padma Vibhushan to Jagmohan Malhotra pushed Kashmir back to his stint in the 1990s’, reliving the days and nights…

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